Brunton House & Cottages

“Beautiful accommodation in charming stone-build Northumberland houses.” - VisitEngland Assessor

LOCATION

Alnwick, Northumberland

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Our Inspector's view

Enjoy your holiday at Brunton House and Cottages, surrounded by organic farmland, between Bamburgh and Alnwick castles. The house is large, sleeping up to 16 in 8 bedrooms. The 3 cottages sleep 6, 4 and 2 respectively. All the buildings are charming and decorated in the most comforting, homely fashion, a fine combination of spacious and cosy.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

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VisitEngland 5 Star Self Catering Accommodation
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Gold Award
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ROSE Award
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Recommended for walkers
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Recommended for cyclists

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Brunton House & Cottages
Brunton, ALNWICK, Northumberland, NE66 3HF

Features

Rooms
  • Total units: 9
Children
  • Children welcome
  • Cots provided
  • High chairs
  • Child gates
Leisure
  • Offsite pool
  • Offsite tennis
  • Offsite riding
  • Offsite cycle hire
  • Onsite fishing
  • Offsite fishing
  • Offsite gym
Facilities
  • Private garden
  • Lawn area
  • Garden furniture
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Freezer
  • Sky or freeview
  • En suite
  • Linens provided
  • Towels provided
  • Internet
  • Fireplace or wood burning stove
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover Northumberland

If it’s history you’re after, there’s heaps of it in Northumberland. On Hadrian’s Wall you can imagine scarlet-cloaked Roman legionaries keeping watch for painted Pictish warriors while cursing the English weather and dreaming of home. Desolate battlefield sites and hulking fortresses such as Alnwick, Dunstanburgh, Bamburgh and Warkworth are reminders that this, until not so very long ago, was a contested border region. The ruins of Lindisfarne bear witness to the region’s early Christian history.

Northumberland also has some of Britain’s best beaches. On summer days, and even in winter, you’ll see surfers and other brave souls making the most of the coast. Inland, there are some great walks and bike rides in the dales of the Cheviot Hills and the Simonsides – just hilly enough to be interesting, without being brutally steep. There's dramatic scenery in the High Pennines, where waterfalls plunge into deep valleys, and there are swathes of heather-scented moorland. Northumberland National Park covers over 400 square miles of moorland and valleys with clear streams and pretty, stone-built villages. It’s just the place for wildlife watching too. You’ll find flocks of puffins, guillemots and other seabirds around the Farne Islands, and seals and dolphins offshore.

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