The Folly


2 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed

1 bathroom

Property Overview

The Folly is a stunning Italian Renaissance style holiday home located in Belford. An ideal getaway for two, this charming cottage has everything you could need for a staycation in Northumberland. With full access to the property, you’ll have exclusive use of the spacious living area, kitchen diner, bedroom and bathroom. The Folly also benefits from free on-site parking and an outdoor seating area overlooking a Roman-style bath.


Property Details

The Space
The Folly has been furnished to a very high standard. With premium furnishings and beautiful finishes, you can expect a truly luxurious stay.

Head to the living room and you’ll find a comfortable space with a leather sofa and matching armchair. Turn on the flat screen TV to keep up with your favourite shows or spend quality time with your loved one.

The property has a spacious open plan kitchen diner, located just behind the living area. This space is great for relaxing during your stay as the dining area includes a square table with seating for four.

Fully equipped for self-catering stays, the kitchen has everything you could need to prepare meals easily. The light cabinets are super stylish and in keeping with the rest of the decor in the property.

The Folly boasts one spacious bedroom. With a comfy king size bed, premium bed linens and plush bedding, this is a tranquil space.

In the bathroom, you’ll find a freestanding bathtub and a walk-in shower, as well as a wash basin and WC. A separate WC is also available on the ground floor.

Outside you’ll find a seating area overlooking a Roman-style bath. The perfect spot for a morning coffee or an evening tipple, this is a real added bonus to this beautiful property.

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.

Belford is a charming village located in Northumberland, nestled amidst picturesque landscapes and steeped in history. Known for its quaint atmosphere and historical architecture, Belford attracts visitors seeking a peaceful retreat and a glimpse into the region's past.

The village’s history dates back centuries, with landmarks like the Belford Hall and the Belford Conservation Area showcasing its architectural heritage. The Belford Museum is a treasure trove of artifacts, providing insights into the town's evolution over time. Walking through Belford's streets feels like stepping back in time, with its well-preserved buildings and cobblestone paths.

Surrounded by the natural beauty of Northumberland, Belford offers access to stunning countryside and is in close proximity to the Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Visitors can explore the nearby Bamburgh Castle, standing majestically on the coastline, or take a stroll along the beautiful beaches.

Belford also serves as a gateway to explore the Farne Islands, a haven for wildlife enthusiasts with its seabird colonies and seal populations. The village’s welcoming community and local establishments, including traditional pubs and charming bed and breakfasts, contribute to its warm and inviting atmosphere.

Whether one seeks a historical journey, a connection with nature, or simply a tranquil escape, Belford proves to be a delightful destination, offering a harmonious blend of heritage and natural beauty that captivates those who venture to discover its charms.

Getting Around
Middleton Hall Estate is located within 20 minutes’ drive time to beautiful areas within Northumberland such as Wooler, Berwick-upon-Tweed and Alnwick. There are excellent travel links as the estate is only a short distance from the A1. Given the rural location of Belford, having a car is essential when staying in the village.

Berwick-upon-Tweed railway station is roughly a 20-minute drive away from Belford. From here, there is direct rail access to locations all across the UK including Newcastle, Edinburgh, York, Leeds and London.

There are a number of bus stops throughout Belford. Hop on the 418 service to explore Bamburgh, Beadnell, Alnwick and Alnmouth amongst others. The X18 route travels between Newcastle and Berwick upon Tweed with stops in Morpeth, Amble and Seahorses.

Newcastle Airport is roughly one hour away by car.

  • BBQ grill
  • Bathtub
  • Bed linens
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Cleaning Disinfection
  • Coffee maker
  • Cookware
  • Dishes and silverware
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Dvd player
  • Enhanced cleaning practices
  • Essentials
  • Extra pillows and blankets
  • Family/kid friendly
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Free parking on premises
  • Garden or backyard
  • Hair dryer
  • Hangers
  • Heating
  • High chair
  • High touch surfaces disinfected
  • Hot water
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Patio or balcony
  • Pets allowed
  • Private entrance
  • Refrigerator
  • Rural
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke detector
  • Suitable for children (2-12 years)
  • Suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • TV
  • Toaster
  • Towels provided
  • Village
  • Washer
  • Water View

Guests have access to the full property. Details on how to collect the keys to The Folly will be provided prior to your stay.

Private on-site parking is available at The Folly.

Check-in: 16:00

Checkout: 10:00

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