Charming cottage in the heart of the village
Attention to detail
Warm and relaxing lounge
Great space
Enjoy a game or two
Pool time
Well equipped kitchen with aga
Beautiful and bright
Out to the patio area
Enjoy dinner together
Master bedroom
Through to en-suite
Soak in the roll top bath
Stylish twin room
Comfort and style
Bright and stylish design
Spacious main bathroom with corner bath and walk in shower
Contemporary bathroom
Delightful double room
A good night sleep
Time to relax
Bunk room
Enclosed patio area leading from kitchen and dining area
1 / 23  Charming cottage in the heart of the village
2 / 23  Attention to detail
3 / 23  Warm and relaxing lounge
4 / 23  Great space
5 / 23  Enjoy a game or two
6 / 23  Pool time
7 / 23  Well equipped kitchen with aga
8 / 23  Beautiful and bright
9 / 23  Out to the patio area
10 / 23  Enjoy dinner together
11 / 23  Master bedroom
12 / 23  Through to en-suite
13 / 23  Soak in the roll top bath
14 / 23  Stylish twin room
15 / 23  Comfort and style
16 / 23  Bright and stylish design
17 / 23  Spacious main bathroom with corner bath and walk in shower
18 / 23  Contemporary bathroom
19 / 23  Delightful double room
20 / 23  A good night sleep
21 / 23  Time to relax
22 / 23  Bunk room
23 / 23  Enclosed patio area leading from kitchen and dining area

Star House,

Rothbury, Northumberland
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
10 more

At a glance

  • Set in the heart of Northumberland, this is a fantastic base for exploring this glorious area
  • This spacious cottage, for up to 8 guests, is a wonderfully relaxing holiday home
  • Perfect for exploring the spectacular North East coast and its quaint coastal villages
  • Ideal for keen walkers, a large family, cyclists, sightseers and nature-lovers
  • Visit the famous Alnwick Castle and the wonderful Alnwick Garden
  • Enjoy exploring quaint villages and towns including Bamburgh, Craster and Rothbury itself
Property code: CN180

This superb, spacious and welcoming cottage is located in a fabulous setting in the heart of a picturesque village, making it perfect for exploring the spectacular Northumberland countryside.

This beautiful property enjoys a superb location in the heart of the delightful village of Rothbury, close to the historic Cragside House and Gardens. You will be just a 30 minute drive from the Northumberland Coastal Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and only 3 minutes from the Simonside Hills, ideal for breathtaking walks. From Rothbury you can also easily explore the Cheviot Hills and the Northumberland National Park and its magnificent Dark Skies. You can also visit the vibrant market town of Alnwick, with its famous Castle and the world renowned Alnwick Garden, or explore Brinkburn Priory, Coquet Island, Warkworth Castle and Hermitage, and the lovely village of Bamburgh, with its castle and glorious beach.

On entering this fantastic holiday cottage you will find yourself in the spacious and welcoming lounge. Tastefully furnished with a beautiful inglenook fireplace made with some of the original stone from Cragside House, plus a traditional wood burner, Smart TV, pool table and plenty of seating, the light and airy lounge is perfect for relaxing in after a wonderful day. Exploring this superb property further, you will find a dining room where you can enjoy a meal in style. Moving into the stylishly designed kitchen you will find it fully equipped with an AGA style oven with 2 hot plates, 1 oven and a warming oven, integrated fridge drawers, under counter freezer, dishwasher, microwave, 4-slice toaster and cafetiere. The kitchen also features a charming sitting area with chairs and a table. There is also a ground-floor utility room with washing machine and WC. Heading upstairs you will find four cosy bedrooms. There’s a master bedroom with a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom complete with a roll-top bath, walk-in shower and WC. There’s also a double bedroom, a twin room, and a bunk bedroom. You will also find a bathroom complete with a bath, walk-in shower and WC.

French doors lead you out onto the delightful, private, enclosed patio area with garden table and chairs, plus a couple of bench style seats. This is a lovely, sunny spot in the garden. The garden is filled with beautiful plants, wisteria, honeysuckle and various pot plants. There is ample off-road parking available for up to 2 cars (one in front of the other) on the hard standing in front of the cottage. Cyclists can store bikes in the private patio area as there is a lockable gate to the lane for access. 15 % discount for parties of up to 4 people. Dogs go free.

N.B. **There are 4 bedrooms altogether however, the owner can offer flexibility and a 15% discount for a party of up to 4 guests who are happy to use one or two of the bedrooms only. Please specify which bedroom/s you would like to use at the time of booking

  • 4 bedrooms 1 king-size bed, 1 double, 1 twin, and 1 bunk bedroom 3 bathrooms 1 bathroom, also with walk-in shower and WC, 1 en-suite with roll-top bath, walk-in shower and WC, 1 WC
  • AGA style oven with 2 hot plates, 1 oven and 1 warming oven, integrated fridge drawers, under counter freezer, dishwasher, microwave, 4-slice toaster and cafetiere
  • Feature fireplace
  • Wood burner
  • Pool table
  • Wi-Fi included
  • TV/DVD in the lounge
  • Central heating and electric included
  • Bed linen included
  • Pubs, restaurants, and shops within short driving distance
  • Utility room with washing machine
  • Private, enclosed garden with patio area with garden furniture
  • Off-road parking for up to 2 cars
  • 2 medium or 3 small dogs welcome
  • Situated in the heart of Rothbury village, close to all the village amenities and Cragside House and Gardens
  • There is a minimum stay of 3 nights at this property

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

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 13 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.8
Overall equipment
4.6
Overall comfort
4.8
Overall location
4.9

Reviewed by Olivia, 17th May 2019

Lovely family holiday cottage which would suit children of all ages. Great location in Rothbury, river walk minutes away. Lots to see and do in the area. Highly recommend.

Reviewed by Denise, 26th April 2019

Lovely central location and a beautiful house to stay in, loved the courtyard garden.

Reviewed by Christopher, 1st March 2019

A lovely cottage very well equipped in an area with lots of interesting places to visit. We are a family of 8 with 2 dogs and the cottage was well big enough for us all.

Reviewed by Angela, 13th December 2018

Star House is perfect for a family get together - we have stayed twice, housing 3 generations of our family. It is very comfortable for 8 people and we have hosted a total of 21 people for dinner without problem. The property is decorated and furnished beautifully and equipped with everything you could possibly need. Location is perfect - right in Read morethe middle of Rothbury for shops, pubs & cafs & the whole Coquette Valley right on the doorstep. Hide

Reviewed by Brian, 7th September 2018

Lovely house with everything you might need. Cooking on the AGA was easy. The garden is very small but has plenty of outdoor seating and is probably a sun trap( if the sun shines). Finding chocolate cake and prosecco on arrival was a lovely surprise. Highly recommended.

Reviewed by Kerry T, 2nd January 2018

Star House is a cosy with Xmas tree lights on and a homemade cake and bottle of prosecco waiting for us. The cottage had nice crisp bedding and towels on every bed - wood flooring downstairs so nice and clean. The location is this cottage is superb - right in the centre of Rothbury with local amenities literally a few minutes walk away. The cottaRead morege had everything we needed and would definitely stay here again Hide

Reviewed by Tracy M, 4th November 2017

Very warm and welcoming, beautiful country kitchen and aga, love dining space and fabulous sitting room area. Nice and neutral decor with pops of colour upstairs, really lovely. And so much space for all of us!! Absolutely wonderful bathrooms and some really nice touches, like the cake, prosecco and pumpkin left there for us by the very thoughtful Read moreowner. In terms of the kitchen, there's every piece of equipment you could ever want - and more! Really lovely place to stay, would definitely come again. Hide

Reviewed by Elizabeth L, 1st September 2017

Excellent location and very spacious, well furnished house with some lovely homely touches such as bottle of wine and homemade lemon drizzle cake on arrival. The cottage was very well laid out and spacious for our family including a small dog. We particularly enjoyed the pool table and the lovely sunny courtyard and seating area just off the kitcheRead moren. Rothbury had a lot of places nearby to explore including the river walk that extended to the back gate of Criagside Estate. We enjoyed visiting the historical sites of Craigside House and Gardens, Brinkburn Priory, Warkworth Castle and Hermitage, Alnwick, Bamburgh Village and Castle as well as walks on Bamburgh beach and a hike to Linhope Spout. Also had a wonderful pamper spa day at Doxford Hall Hotel that included afternoon tea. Hide

Reviewed by Elizabeth L, 1st September 2017

The cottage was very well laid out and spacious for our family including a small dog. We particularly enjoyed the pool table and the lovely sunny courtyard and seating area just off the kitchen. Rothbury had a lot of places nearby to explore including the river walk that extended to the back gate of Cragside Estate. We enjoyed visiting the historicRead moreal sites of Cragside House and Gardens, Brinkburn Priory, Warkworth Castle and Hermitage, Alnwick, Bamburgh Village and Castle as well as walks on Bamburgh beach and a hike to Linhope Spout. Also had a wonderful pamper spa day at Doxford Hall Hotel that included afternoon tea. Hide

Reviewed by Karen F, 18th August 2017

Star House is an excellent cottage in a great location. Fantastic base for an activity based holiday with riverside walks and public footpaths all easily accessible within a few hundred yards of the front door. Very dog friendly!

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Charming cottage in the heart of the village
Attention to detail
Warm and relaxing lounge
Great space
Enjoy a game or two
Pool time
Well equipped kitchen with aga
Beautiful and bright
Out to the patio area
Enjoy dinner together
Master bedroom
Show 11 moreThrough to en-suite

Location

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1/3 Deposit

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