Teal House, Learchild
“High standards of cleanliness and housekeeping in evidence” - VisitEngland Assessor
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
We will be sending our guests a digital guest information link a week before arrival, created via TouchStay. It is a highly interactive piece of software and will include information such as arrival and departure procedures, Covid Policy, cottage user manuals, tourist information and emergency contact numbers.
Our Inspector's view
A collection of award-winning cottages in the heart of Northumberland located in a peaceful corner of a private country estate. Northumberland offers wild coastline and some of the most beautiful coastal walks to be had in the UK, historic castles and forts, secret surf spots, quaint harbour towns combined with dramatic mountain range scenery that will take your breath away. Keeper’s Cottage, Lemmington Lodge and Teal House are the ultimate retreats for those looking to get away from it all.
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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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