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Puffin Cottage in Alnmouth - Just 50 yards from the beach & dog friendly!

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Sleeps 4 - 2 Bedrooms, 1 x double & 1 x twin room Cosy, comfortable living room with real log fire (logs provided), kitchen, shower-room with WC & an outdoor decking area. Dogs welcome! Equipped to the highest standard, TV, DVD, washing machine & tumble dryer, dish washer, iPhone docking stations. 2 x bikes available, walking poles for hikers, maps & suggested local routes fully illustrated. 48 (of my) paces to the beach - and Alnmouth beach is miles & miles of clean, unspoiled, unpolluted sandy gorgeousness! This is 'Heritage Coast' within an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'. 1 minutes walk to 3 good pubs, 3 restaurants, a cafe, a post office, a village store & a gift shop 5 minutes drive to Warkworth Castle or Alnwick Castle and Gardens (Alnwick Castle is 'Hogwarts School' for...Sleeps 4 - 2 Bedrooms, 1 x double & 1 x twin room Cosy, comfortable living room with real log fire (logs provided), kitchen, shower-room with WC & an outdoor decking area. Dogs welcome! Equipped to the highest standard, TV, DVD, washing machine & tumble dryer, dish washer, iPhone docking stations. 2 x bikes available, walking poles for hikers, maps & suggested local routes fully illustrated. 48 (of my) paces to the beach - and Alnmouth beach is miles & miles of clean, unspoiled, unpolluted sandy gorgeousness! This is 'Heritage Coast' within an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'. 1 minutes walk to 3 good pubs, 3 restaurants, a cafe, a post office, a village store & a gift shop 5 minutes drive to Warkworth Castle or Alnwick Castle and Gardens (Alnwick Castle is 'Hogwarts School' for fans of Harry Potter!) 10 minutes drive to Cragside House, Dunstanburgh Castle, Embleton Bay, The Cheviot Hills. 20 minutes drive to Lindesfarne Island, Bamburgh Castle, Chillingham Castle or the top of The Pennine Way. At least a dozen golf courses within 20 minutes drive, from the oldest 9 hole links course in England (1 minute walk!) to proper posh places for people who wear strange trousers and knitwear!More
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Nick M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed 16 July 2019 via mobile

Puffin Cottage is a delight. We had a fantastic week In Alnmouth and can’t fault this cosy, well equipped, clean and superbly positioned cottage. The weather was hit and miss but we were always warm and comfortable inside. The kitchen had everything we needed, the...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank judyedwards6
Travel636751, VR Owner at Puffin Cottage in Alnmouth - Just 50 yards from the beach & dog friendly!, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2019

Thank you Judy, you've made my day! Shall also forward this on to our cleaners, they will be delighted with your praise of the cleanliness of the cottage. See you again soon! Many thanks, Nick

Reviewed 12 July 2019

We recently stayed with friends at this charming cottage. Well furnished with everything you would need for an enjoyable stay. Only negative would be the downstairs toilet and bathroom and, although the cottage is for 4 guests, I do feel limiting crockery and cutlery to...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Colleen M
Travel636751, VR Owner at Puffin Cottage in Alnmouth - Just 50 yards from the beach & dog friendly!, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2019

Apologies for oversight on the loo-roll. The main guests arrived early - while I was still setting the cottage up, we got talking and that distracted me from checking the bathroom. As I own 'the local shop' you should not have had to pay for...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2019 via mobile

Fabulous cottage in the gorgeous town of Alnmouth. On the doorstep of an amazing beach with great walks for the dog. The cottage itself was ideal for what we needed but the bathroom is downstairs and maybe the addition of a toilet upstairs for both...More

Date of stay: March 2019
1  Thank Seaside747732
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Two visits this year - first when the Beast from East hit, loved it...... second this week when the Red Lion beer festival hit, loved it....... Cannot fault the cottage, owner, locals, beaches etc .

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Newman B
Travel636751, VR Owner at Puffin Cottage in Alnmouth - Just 50 yards from the beach & dog friendly!, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you Newman B, you are a great customer and are always welcome back. Your future welcome packs will not contain a bottle of wine, but interesting bottles of local craft beer!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

My daughter saw that I needed a break after loosing my dear Dad in January so we booked Puffin Cottage and took my granddaughter along (age 3) We choose it due to the proximity to the beach and had never been to Alnmouth before. It...More

Date of stay: March 2017
1  Thank LooShaw
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Washer
Water Views
Dryer
Towels Provided
Dishwasher
Freezer
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Private Garden
Cycling Trips
Books
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
VCR
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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48 (of my) paces to the beach - and Alnmouth beach is miles & miles of clean, unspoiled, unpolluted sandy gorgeousness! This is 'Heritage Coast' within an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'. We also own the village Convenience Store which is also the newsagents and Post Office. We stock everything you could possibly require for your stay and guests at Puffin Cottage are entitled to a 10% discount on fresh and frozen foods, groceries, off licence, household, toiletries, pharmacy, pet supplies, beach toys, firewood, cards, stationary...if we don't stock it, it's not worth having! 1 minutes walk to 2 good pubs, 3 restaurants, a Deli, 2 Tea Rooms / cafes, a post office, a village store & a gift shop 5 minutes drive to Warkworth Castle or Alnwick Castle and Gardens (Alnwick Castle is the ...
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