Porter Cottage


6 guests

3 bedrooms

4 beds

2 bathrooms

Property Overview

Porter Cottage is a delightful, three-bedroom holiday let in the bustling town of Alnwick. Thoughtfully designed and decorated, you’ll find modern features throughout this stunningly renovated property. Enjoy a short stroll to Alnwick Castle, Alnwick Gardens and Lilidorei, or visit the array of places to eat, drink and shop in the historic town centre. Spacious throughout, Porter Cottage benefits from a living room, kitchen diner, family bathroom, and private courtyard.


Property Details

The Space
Porter Cottage is a truly special stay in the heart of Alnwick. Offering a spacious living room, kitchen, diner, three bedrooms, a family bathroom, and a private patio area, you’ll be treated to a truly spectacular holiday home with plenty of perks.

Head to the living room and you’ll find a homely space. Benefiting from a tall window which floods the room with light, the space is bright and welcoming. The perfect place to retreat to after a day exploring Alnwick and Northumberland, you can relax on the sofas or in the armchair and turn on the TV to enjoy Freeview.

Fully equipped for self-catering stays, the kitchen in Porter Cottage has everything you could need to prepare home cooked meals. Ultra stylish, the kitchen features cream cabinets and crisp white walls. Modern appliances and amenities include an oven, hob, kettle, toaster, microwave, fridge freezer, Nespresso coffee machine, and dishwasher, along with a washing machine in the the adjoining utility room.

Also sharing the kitchen space is the dining area which features a light wood dining table and six chairs to ensure all guests are catered for.

Head upstairs to the first floor and you’ll find three bedrooms and the family bathroom.

The master bedroom benefits from a king-size bed, hanging space, a chest of drawers and an ensuite. Ideal for children and teenagers, the second bedroom is a twin, while a comfortable king-size bed, bedside table and lamp complete the third bedroom.

Modern and well equipped, the family bathroom benefits from a large walk-in shower as well as a WC and basin.

Outside you’ll find a small, private courtyard area. A real treat in the heart of Alnwick, you can relax outside in the sunshine during your stay and make the most of the outdoor furniture provided.

Host & Stay are committed to our owners that their homes are protected during guest bookings. For this reason, we require all our guests to transfer a Damage Deposit (refundable, subject to an administration charge) or to purchase an Accidental Damage Waiver which will cover you for up to £500.00 of accidental damage during your stay.

Alnwick, a charming market town nestled in the picturesque county of Northumberland, is a place where history and natural beauty merge seamlessly. With its roots dating back to Roman times, Alnwick has a rich and storied past that is still very much alive today.

The town is perhaps best known for its stunning Alnwick Castle, a majestic medieval fortress that has stood for over a thousand years. This iconic landmark has played a significant role in both British history and pop culture, serving as a filming location for movies and television series, including the beloved Harry Potter films. Its beautifully manicured gardens, known as the Alnwick Garden, are equally enchanting, featuring ornate fountains, an enchanting treehouse restaurant, and a fascinating poison garden filled with deadly plants.

Alnwick's historic town centre is a delightful mix of cobbled streets, charming shops, and traditional pubs. It exudes an inviting atmosphere that beckons visitors to explore its nooks and crannies. The town's market square is a hub of activity, hosting a weekly market where locals and tourists alike can browse an array of goods, from fresh produce to artisan crafts.

Nature enthusiasts will find Alnwick's surroundings equally captivating. The nearby Northumberland National Park offers miles of unspoiled wilderness, ideal for hiking and outdoor adventures. Alnwick is also a gateway to the stunning Northumberland coastline, featuring sandy beaches, dramatic cliffs, and the Farne Islands, a haven for birdwatchers and wildlife enthusiasts.

Getting Around
The closest train station to Alnwick is in Alnmouth, only 4 miles away. From here, there are direct routes to Edinburgh, London, Newcastle and Plymouth.

Alnwick has great bus routes to surrounding areas including Ashington, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Morpeth, Newcastle, Seahouses and Wooler.

The nearest airport is Newcastle International, 42 miles away from Alnwick.

  • Pets allowed
  • Suitable for children (2-12 years)
  • Suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • Free parking on street
  • Smoke detector
  • Family/kid friendly
  • Bathtub
  • TV
  • Dishes and silverware
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Garden or backyard
  • Heating
  • High chair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Private entrance
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Bed linens
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Cookware
  • Enhanced cleaning practices
  • Essentials
  • First aid kit
  • High touch surfaces disinfected
  • Hot water
  • Towels provided
  • Town
  • Coffee maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Shampoo
  • Wireless Internet

Guests have access to the full property. The keys to Porter Cottage are accessed via a key safe box, and full details will be provided prior to check in.

Free on-street parking is available nearby on a first come, first served basis. No permit is required.

Up to two well-behaved, house-trained dogs are welcome to stay at Porter Cottage per reservation.

Please note that the log burner in the living room is for decorative purposes only.

Check-in: 16:00

Checkout: 10:00

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