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The Shieling

Alnwick, Northumberland, England

The Shieling in Alnwick, Northumberland, England
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About The Shieling

An impressive, detached, luxury holiday cottage in Northumberland. Stay in our picture postcard holiday cottage and use it as a gateway to enjoy Northumbria’s many pleasures. The holiday cottage enjoys panoramic views to Northumbria’s Heritage Coast, Warkworth Castle and Coquet Island. Well equipped, warm and comfortable the Shieling is an ideal holiday lodge at any season of the year. It has an extremely attractive open plan living area and sleeps 6. A lovely sunny conservatory, overlooking rolling countryside, is ideal for relaxing after touring Northumberland’s’ holiday destination castles, coastline and pretty, fishing villages. Recently built, in a peaceful location, it is equipped to a high standard. There is great attention to detail personally supervised by the owner. The Shieling is light and airy, has a vaulted, beamed ceiling and features a ‘floor to roof’ window providing excellent holiday self -catering accommodation. Majestic Alnwick Town, Castle and Garden are only 5 miles away. This holiday cottage is of the highest standard and within easy touring distance are Lindisfarne, the Cheviots, Northumberland National Park, Hadrian’s Wall and Otterburn. Historic sites galore and contrasting coast and country offer a holiday full of variety and contrast in the superb, spacious Shieling holiday cottage where we hope you will share our love of Northumberland.
A single storey, luxury detached cottage with attractive open plan living area. Elegant, open plan living dining area with doors to conservatory with views towards the sea. A large fully fitted kitchen includes coffee machine, slow cooker and Forman Grill. This holiday base offers 1 double bedroom with ensuite shower room, 1 twin bedroom and 1 bedroom with full size bunks, family bathroom.
Oil fired, Central Heating.
Double Electric Oven with Ceramic Hob
Personal welcome. Tea on arrival
Comprehensive information on the area.
Private garden with furniture and barbecue
Ample off road parking.
Lockable storage for bikes.
Indoor and Outdoor games/ Local Maps/ Local Books/ Small Library Shop within 1 mile

Nearby towns & villages..

Ruins of the Warkworth Castle Walls, Northumberland

Warkworth (137 Pictures)

(1.6 miles, 2.6 km, direction SE)

Sparkling in high summer and tinged with frosty thin ice in winter, the River Coquet makes its final loop before entering the sea at Amble...

Country road between Amble and Alnmouth, Northumberland.

Alnmouth (7 Pictures)

(2.7 miles, 4.4 km, direction NE)

Alnmouth lies on a coastline famed for its outstanding natural beauty, thus one of its greatest pleasures is found in wandering the coastal paths enjoying uninterrupted sea and coastal views...

Alnwick Castle

Alnwick (93 Pictures)

(4.7 miles, 7.6 km, direction NW)

Set magnificently in the heart of the beautiful northern countryside is the great castle that has dominated the life and times of Alnwick for centuries...

Dunstanburgh Castle from Craster, Northumberland 10/ 06/ 2009

Craster (86 Pictures)

(8.5 miles, 13.7 km, direction N)

Craster is a quiet and unspoiled fishing village in Northumberland, famous for its Kippers and beautiful cliff scenery..

This is the well known Bridge End Cottage situated next to Thropton bride, Thropton, Northumberland

Thropton (2 Pictures)

(12.3 miles, 19.8 km, direction W)

This pretty village straggles the banks of the sparkling River Coquet. It is a lively invigorating place, lying amidst the stunning countryside of Simonside, a 1,409 foot high peak...

St. Bartholemew's church, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, Northumberland

Newbiggin-by-the-Sea (4 Pictures)

(12.8 miles, 20.5 km, direction SE)

The bay is a major attraction, often lively with fishing cobbles and pleasure craft, it is also a haven for sun-bathers...

Autumn colour

Morpeth (10 Pictures)

(12.9 miles, 20.7 km, direction S)

Hidden in the spacious Northumberland countryside where centuries ago the towns and villages of this vast region were the scene of border raids and skirmishes, lies the busy market town of Morpeth...

Nearby attractions..

A view of Warkworth Castle from the river bank

Warkworth Castle (111 Pictures)

(1.5 miles, 2.4 km, direction SE)

This once superb castle was, for over four centuries, one of the most important in a long line of defensive castle's built in the.....

Alnwick Gardens, Northumberland, September 2006. Canon Powershot 410

The Alnwick Garden (5 Pictures)

(4.6 miles, 7.3 km, direction NW)

Adjacent to Alnwick Castle is the Alnwick Garden. The Alnwick Garden in Northumberland is one of the most exciting contemporary.....

Tree House, Alnwick Gardens 5 July 2007

Alnwick Castle (58 Pictures)

(4.9 miles, 7.8 km, direction NW)

The vast castle of the Dukes of Northumberland remains very much a family home, a living place that is second only to Windsor.....

Hulne Park, Alnwick, Northumberland. December 05

Hulne Park (1 Pictures)

(6.2 miles, 10.0 km, direction NW)

This magnificent park covers thousands of acres of glorious countryside. It is mostly enclosed by old stone walls, lying just a.....

Dunstanburgh Castle

Dunstanburgh Castle (65 Pictures)

(8.6 miles, 13.8 km, direction N)

The romantic remains of this once extensive castle stand high on a cliff above the waters of the North Sea. The castle was begun.....

Cragside house in Rothbury, Northumberland

Cragside (155 Pictures)

(9.8 miles, 15.8 km, direction W)

It would be hard to find a more pleasant and peaceful place than Rothbury. This enchanting little market town sits splendidly.....

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