Dine outside or relax in the private hot tub
Your own private hot tub with canopy
Social space for all the family
Lounge/diner with room for everyone
Modern kitchen area
Double bedroom with en-suite shower room
En-suite shower room
En-suite shower room
Twin room
On-site leisure facilities with gym and TV for sports
On-site leisure facilities with pool table
View towards the property
Alnwick Castle is nearby and a great day out
The Alnwick Gardens are world renowned
1 / 16  Dine outside or relax in the private hot tub
2 / 16  Your own private hot tub with canopy
3 / 16  Social space for all the family
4 / 16  Lounge/diner with room for everyone
5 / 16  Modern kitchen area
6 / 16  Double bedroom with en-suite shower room
7 / 16  En-suite shower room
8 / 16  En-suite shower room
9 / 16  Twin room
10 / 16  Bathroom
11 / 16  Bathroom
12 / 16  On-site leisure facilities with gym and TV for sports
13 / 16  On-site leisure facilities with pool table
14 / 16  View towards the property
15 / 16  Alnwick Castle is nearby and a great day out
16 / 16  The Alnwick Gardens are world renowned

Thornbrae Cottage,

Alnwick, Northumberland
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Increased accessibility
Hot tub
Internet access
Pub nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Spa Facilities
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautiful stone-built property is a perfect base for exploring coast countryside
  • Ideal for visiting Alnwick Castle and The Alnwick Garden
  • Relax in the private hot tub or make use of the on-site leisure facilities
  • Just a short drive from the lovely beach and village at Alnmouth
  • Perfect for enjoying the spectacular Northumberland coastline
  • Discover beautiful seaside villages, including Seahouses, Craster, Amble and Warkworth
Property code: CN216

With a hot tub and access to leisure facilities, this superb holiday cottage set on the outskirts of the popular town of Alnwick is a perfect base for exploring the stunning county of Northumberland.

This lovely cottage provides the perfect base for exploring the stunning county of Northumberland with Alnmouth beach only a 10 minute drive from the property. The historic market town of Alnwick is just a short walk away, and is home to an excellent range of cafes, boutique shops, restaurants, cobbled streets and traditional market days, but is best known for the majestic Alnwick Castle and the fantastic Alnwick Garden. Both the castle and garden make excellent days out for all the family, with the castle’s popular dungeons and the garden’s wonderful displays. There’s also a theatre, leisure centre and the popular Bakehouse Art Gallery, as well as Barter Books, with the largest collection of second-hand books in the country.

On entering this bright and attractive single-level cottage, which is part of a complex of delightful holiday properties, you will find yourself in the light and welcoming open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. With TV, DVD, comfortable seating and a selection of games, books and DVDs, the tastefully furnished lounge is an ideal space to relax in after a fantastic day. You will also find a charming dining area, and the stylishly designed kitchen is fully equipped with a gas hob and electric oven, fridge/freezer, integrated washer/dryer, dishwasher and low level lighting. Exploring this lovely property further you will find two cosy bedrooms. There’s a master bedroom with a king-size bed and an en-suite shower room which has underfloor heating, a spacious walk-in shower with rainforest shower head and an additional hand-held shower and WC. You will also find a comfy twin bedroom. There is also a bathroom complete with a shower over the bath and a WC.

Stepping outside, you can unwind in the enclosed and private patio which houses a hot tub with an overhead canopy, as well as an outdoor dining area. At the side of the property there is ample parking space in the shared driveway for up to two cars. You will also have access to a number of leisure facilities which are shared with the other properties on-site, including a gym, pool table, a lounge area with TV, and changing facilities with a shower and WC. There’s also a shared patio area with dining table, BBQ and sauna. You will also have access to the shared gardens in the grounds and children's play equipment.

  • 2 bedrooms - 1 king-size bed and 1 twin
  • 1 bathroom - 1 with shower over bath and WC 1 en-suite shower room with underfloor heating and WC
  • TV/DVD Gas hob and electric oven, washer/dryer, dishwasher and fridge/freezer
  • Enclosed patio with hot tub and overhead canopy, and furniture
  • Ample parking for up to 2 cars
  • Central heating and electric included
  • Bed linen included
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no pets
  • Situated within easy reach of Alnwick town centre
  • Part of a complex of properties
  • Shared gym, pool table, lounge area with large flat screen TV, changing facilities with shower and WC
  • Shared patio area with furniture, BBQ and sauna
  • Shared gardens in the grounds with children's play equipment

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


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 14 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Jemima, 16th November 2019

This cottage was the perfect base to explore Northumberland from. Close to the coastline we were able to have relaxed days out exploring the small seaside. Another day was spent visiting Lindisfarne, and another to Kielder Forest. The cottage was lovely to come back to, warm, comfortable and had everything we needed. The highlight was the hot tub, Read morewe wanted a really slow week away from everything and this helped us relax even more. The town of Alnwick is lovely too. Highly recommend! Hide

Reviewed by June, 31st August 2019

Easy walk to Alnwick, welcome pack of milk, bread, fruit etc. The furnishings and decor are of the highest standard and the hot tub is a welcome bonus

Reviewed by Brian, 17th August 2019

The cottage is extremely well appointed, it is comfy with just about everything you could want to self cater. Alnwick is a beautiful town ideally situated for the stunning Northumberland coast. Add in the facilities that have been provided by the owners and it is close to perfection. We cannot recommend Thornbrae more highly other than to say we arRead moree going back in 2020. The owners Mick and Julie were available and accommodating when needed. Awesome location and people. Hide

Reviewed by Roz, 3rd August 2019

Thornbrae is a beautiful cottage. We had a lovely week there and felt very comfortable with the surroundings. It's in an ideal location, very central to most attractions in Northumberland. And the hot tub was a lovely bonus too - we couldn't keep our daughter out of it!

Reviewed by Mike, 13th July 2019

Top notch property everything to a very high standard,even had its own hot tub.

Reviewed by Gary, 15th June 2019

Great cottage and facilities. Just a pity it was on a main road and with the windows open you could really hear the traffic during rush hours

Reviewed by Jackie, 25th May 2019

Lovely cottage in a great location for touring the Northumberland attractions. Cottage finished to a high standard and well furnished making for a very comfortable stay. The hot tub was a great bonus after a long days sightseeing. The gym equipment was also very nice to have available. The owners were very helpful and on hand to resolve any small pRead moreroblems. Would love to return again soon. Hide

Reviewed by Michael, 27th April 2019

Great location. Very high standard of furniture and fittings. Very welcome welcome pack. Would definitely return. Thanks.

Reviewed by Neil, 31st January 2019

Perfect place to rent. Don't even read on get this property booked you won't look back. The location is great about 10 min walk to the town. The cottages is modern, clean and full of all you may need for the weekend. The games room is a great place to relax, the hot tub is great after a long day.

Reviewed by Susan, 5th January 2019

Thornbrae cottage was a fabulous retreat for a truly relaxing week away!SELECTED! from !ENDOFSELECTED!it all. Five star luxury accommodation. Located within easy walking distance of Alnwick centre + eateries and supermarkets and also the famous Barter bookstore and also very easy access to the coastal walks of beautiful Northumbria. The hot tub a lRead moreovely bonus after a day of exploring. Would highly recommend. Hide

Reviewed by David, 29th December 2018

The cottage is furnished to a very high standard with attention to detail throughout. The kitchen facilities are excellent, we cooked a number of meals there and had all of the equipment we needed. The bedrooms are comfortable and there are two nicely furnished, full sized bathrooms. There is zonal underfloor heating throughout. There is a private Read morehot tub and access to a further shared area with hot tub, sauna, barbecue area, pool table, gym and entertainment centre. Highly recommended. Hide

Reviewed by Craig, 15th December 2018

This cottage was amazing, we had a fabulous weekend!! The high standards made our stay very comfortable & relaxing, along with the great private hot tub. A nice touch leaving some cheese, crackers, bread & milk when we arrived as well as tea, coffee, etc. The location is both great for walking into Alnwick, the castle & gardens & also as a base forRead more exploring all the wonderful places around Northumberland. We will definitely be returning as there is so much left for us to see & do in the area!! Hide

Reviewed by Maureen M, 23rd February 2018

Beautiful cottage, very comfortable, well equipped with everything you need. Great location, easy walking into town and a short drive to the coast. A lovely welcome pack from the friendly owners. Perfect cottage for my elderly mother with limited mobility. Thanks very much and hope to return.

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Dine outside or relax in the private hot tub
Your own private hot tub with canopy
Social space for all the family
Lounge/diner with room for everyone
Modern kitchen area
Double bedroom with en-suite shower room
En-suite shower room
En-suite shower room
Twin room
Show 4 moreOn-site leisure facilities with gym and TV for sports


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