Stunning location in Bamburgh Village close to Castle and Beach
Enjoy the views from the lovely South facing prIvate terrace
The cosy  cottage style lounge with Woodburning Stove
Modern well equipped kitchen
Enjoy dining in with friends and family
Tastefully furnished bedroom
Cosy bedroom
Bathroom complete with shower
This 18th Centrury Cottage is in a stunning location
1 / 9  Stunning location in Bamburgh Village close to Castle and Beach
2 / 9  Enjoy the views from the lovely South facing prIvate terrace
3 / 9  The cosy cottage style lounge with Woodburning Stove
4 / 9  Modern well equipped kitchen
5 / 9  Enjoy dining in with friends and family
6 / 9  Tastefully furnished bedroom
7 / 9  Cosy bedroom
8 / 9  Bathroom complete with shower
9 / 9  This 18th Centrury Cottage is in a stunning location

Pepperclose Cottage,

Bamburgh, Northumberland
VB Awards - GoldVisit Britain rating: 5 stars
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Charming 18th century stone cottage with views to Bamburgh Castle
  • Walking distance from the centre of Bamburgh and its shops, restaurants and cafes
  • Close to the long golden stretch of sandy beach
  • Delightful south-facing private terrace with garden furniture for al fresco meals
  • Miles of walking and cycling routes in the local area
  • Within easy reach of Seahouses and Beadnell
Property code: CN139

This beautifully restored chocolate box cottage offers charm and character in an idyllic village setting.

Overlooking Bamburgh cricket ground, this property is only a minute’s walk from the centre of Bamburgh. Here you will find several shops, restaurants and cafes together with the famous Bamburgh Castle, which sits high on the hill. The vast stretch of sandy beach below is ideal for long walks, horse riding or surfing, while the surrounding countryside offers a multitude of walking and cycling routes. At low tide, stroll across the causeway to visit the enigmatic Holy Island of Lindisfarne, one of Northumberland’s most popular attractions. Also within easy reach of the property are the seaside villages of Seahouses and Beadnell, offering fantastic dining, shopping, sporting and wildlife watching opportunities.

This historic cottage has been beautifully modernised using fresh neutral decor, delicate soft furnishings and coastal touches throughout. Prepare tasty meals in the light and airy kitchen, which contains modern appliances and units plus a full selection of utensils and cooking equipment. The lounge/diner next door is a beautifully presented room with a cosy dining area, weathered oak furniture, tasteful artwork and a wood burner set into an original fireplace. After a long day on foot, cosy up on the comfortable sofa and lose yourself in one of the many books that fill the alcove shelves, or make the most of the many channels, films and box sets available. This property offers two luxurious bedrooms, each of which has been tastefully decorated in calming neutral tones with rustic furniture and elegant fabrics. There is a king-size bedroom with TV, radio, walk-in wardrobe and adjoining bathroom with cabinet shower and a super-king-size bedroom (which can be presented as a twin if requested at the time of booking), with a fitted wardrobe, dressing table and en-suite shower room.

To the front of the house there is a delightful south-facing terrace with table and chairs for enjoying a cup of tea in the afternoon sun. Or step outside from the kitchen onto a large rear paved terrace with a dining table, BBQ and stunning display of mature plants. From here, the garden gate opens onto a grassy path running down to the dunes and beach. There is one dedicated parking space outside the cottage.

  • 2 bedrooms- 1 king-size and 1 super-king-size (which can be made up as a twin if requested at the time of booking)
  • 2 bathrooms 1 bathroom with cabinet shower and WC, 1 shower room with WC
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, washer/dryer and dishwasher
  • TV/DVD CD player and iPod dock in the lounge
  • Selection of books in the lounge
  • Wood burner
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Enclosed patio with garden furniture and BBQ
  • 1 allocated on street parking space
  • Regret no pets
  • Pubs and shops a short drive away
  • Bed linen included
  • Central heating and electric included

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Emma.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 17 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Patrick, 15th November 2019

Cosy single storey cottage with excellent facilities and in a very good location near the Castle and walkable to local pubs and restaurants.

Reviewed by Stephen, 11th November 2019

Beautiful cottage in a great location.

Reviewed by Malcolm, 31st May 2019

A lovely cottage in a fantastic location. The cottage was clean, very well equipped and everything worked! We would definitely go there again and would recommend it.

Reviewed by Alison, 3rd May 2019

A comfortable, well-equipped and pretty cottage with two small, but beautifully planted outdoor spaces to sit in when weather permits. An ideal location, with lots to do on foot, such as explore Bamburgh village, castle and beach or use it as a base to see the rest of Northumberland.

Reviewed by Andrew, 8th March 2019

Such a nice cottage for our silver wedding anniversary. Furnished and decorated to a very high standard, very well equipped, and nice and roomy. Excellent position in the village with good views of the castle.

Reviewed by Martin T, 26th February 2018

Brilliant cottage, very clean and perfect location. The cottage is ideally positioned for an amazing view of Bamburgh castle, whilst also only being a 10 minute walk to the beach that is beautiful and clear. There is a park literally outside with benches to relax whilst you can watch the kids play. The cottage itself is deceivingly very big insideRead more. Great size rooms, breathtaking views, Wonderful touch with the wine as well. We had a great time and will be returning very soon. Hide

Reviewed by Colin G, 12th December 2017

Pepperclose Cottage is in a perfect location for eating out and doing lots of beach walks. Its a beautiful cottage with everything you need. Spotlessly clean and fresh. We loved it !!!

Reviewed by Jayne K, 30th October 2017

We had a three night stay at Pepperclose Cottage. The cottage is in a lovely quiet location with views of the castle and the beach a two minute walk through the dunes. The cottage is beautifully appointed clean and spacious with everything you could possibly need in a self catering property provided. We visited Bamburgh Castle which was stunning, wRead morealked the beautiful beach and visited the local pubs; the Wynding Inn and the Castle. The local butchers and Deli were great for breakfast supplies and shops further afield in Seahouses and Alnwick were an easy drive. We visited Barter books in Alnwick as recommended which was amazing and had a lovely meal at the Ship inn in Low Newton by the Sea. Would highly recommend Pepperclose Cottage. Hide

Reviewed by Alison L, 23rd October 2017

Pepperclose is such a cosy welcoming cottage, we immediately felt at home. Clean, easy layout perfect for us and our two boys. Thoughtfully stocked and a perfect location for strolling out to the beach and into the village. Just wonderful. Cottages in Northumberland give us a great friendly service, everything was taken care of leaving us to enjoyRead more and make wonderful memories. Hide

Reviewed by Julie M, 29th July 2017

Lovely cottage, bright and comfortable, equipped to a high standard, in a great location just by the castle, maybe 2 minutes walk from the beach. There is a children's play area just outside. The cottage and Bamburgh were a perfect base for a family holiday: good places to eat in Bamburgh itself and a wonderful beach, but also close for boat trips Read moreto the Farne Islands and the drive to Holy Island. Hide

Reviewed by Julie M, 28th July 2017

Pepperclose is a lovely cottage, bright and comfortable, equipped to a high standard, in a great location just by the castle, maybe 2 minutes walk from the beach. There is a children's play area just outside. The cottage and Bamburgh were a perfect base for a family holiday: good places to eat in Bamburgh itself and a wonderful beach, but also closRead moree for boat trips to the Farne Islands and the drive to Holy Island. Hide

Reviewed by Heather S, 24th February 2017

Clean, stylish and well maintained. Everything we could want was there. Gorgeous bedding. A lovely cosy cottage a stones throw from the Castle, sand hills and beach. Great for walks. Karen was particularly helpful.

Reviewed by Alison S, 20th February 2017

Very clean and tidy, beautiful decor. Pepperclose is very smart and homely at the same time. It is very well equipped - great kitchen and selection of books for all tastes. Its location is perfect for walks on the beach and trips into the village/castle. It's very quiet. For a short break forget using the car. Superb shower and underfloor heating mRead moreake a luxurious washing experience but be sure to use the booster switch if you want a shower later in the day too. Ticked all boxes, superbly relaxing. Hide

Reviewed by Miss Joanne K

Great cottage and location.

Reviewed by Mr Jeffery

Very Good first impression, Pepperclose Cottage very homely and comfortable. Everything was spic and spam and we were very pleased with all the facilities.

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