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Swallows Nest

Swallows Nest
Dining room
Living area
Living area
living area
Big bedroom upstairs
Dining room
Double bedroom
Big bedroom upstairs
Ground floor bedroom
nearby Dunstanburgh castle
5 minute walk away
Bamburgh village
walks for miles
fishing fun
Cragside country house a lovely place to visit
Holy Island just a short drive away
Hadrians wall
1 of 23Swallows Nest
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Bamburgh, Northumberland, England
Swallows Nest is wonderfully located close to everything that the historic village of Bamburgh offers; the iconic castle, lovely restaurants, cricket, golf, and tennis. From nearby Seahouses, about 3 miles away, you can have fishing trips, or sightseeing trips to the Farne Islands to see puffins, seals and seabirds a plenty. You can also use The Ocean Club private pool, gym and spa in Seahouses when you stay at Swallows Nest.
Northumberland is a fascinating region with so much to see and explore, Harry Potters castle at Alnwick is close at hand for a day out too! Swallows Nest provides lots of games, dressing up clothes and toys for young children so there will always be something to occupy the little ones!

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Listing #HL247969
About the Owner
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a delightful week at Swallows nest as we attended a wedding at Newton Hall and decided to make it into a holiday. The location was fantastic and we walked to the wedding party’s beach BBQ on the Sunday directly from the property. I enjoyed...More

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Reviewed September 20, 2016

Beautiful cottage, well-equipped, spacious and with a treasure chest of toys for the children. Welcome cake and biscuits was a nice touch . Small gripe - the bed was a bit short for anyone over 6ft!

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Reviewed August 14, 2016


  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The accommodation at Swallows Nest comprises:
Ground floor: The entrance lobby has lots of hanging space for coats, hats and beach toys. There is a very spacious sitting room furnished with two comfy three seater sofas and two arm chairs for relaxing by the fire or chatting round the coffee table. Open log fire and slate hearth, TV/DVD and CD player, large coffee table and toy box. In the dining room there is plenty of room for large family gatherings round a solid wood table that comfortably seats eight. There is an assortment of board games housed in a 1920s dresser for all ages to enjoy. French doors lead out on to the large timber deck and sunny rear, fully enclosed, garden with additional paved area and Caldor gas barbeque. There is outside furniture provided for eating alfresco. The...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
A well-behaved dog is welcome at Swallows Nest by prior arrangement at time of booking.
    2 Full baths
    1 Full
    6 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Jul 20, 2018 -
Sep 8, 2018
7 nights
Sep 9, 2018 -
Oct 19, 2018
3 nights
Oct 20, 2018 -
Oct 26, 2018
7 nights -- --
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $128 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note that low occupancy discount is available for groups less than 4 please contact owner thank you
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About the neighborhood
Swallows Nest’s location is ideal to explore Northumberland. Situated on a small private development called Armstrong Cottages, it is a short stroll through sand dunes to the breathtaking beach that Bamburgh castle overshadows. Here there are views to the Farne Islands, and from nearby Seahouses, there are many boat trips that can take you to see seals, puffins, and if you like even try your hand at deep sea fishing. When you have spent all your energies out and about in Northumberland or just having family fun at the beach, Swallows Nest offers a welcoming retreat with all your home comforts. Just under a mile away Bamburgh village offers lovely country pubs, village stores, including a fabulous butchers renowned for its bangers!
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle upon Tyne: 37.3 mi
Railway: Berwick upon Tweed: 18.6 mi
Ferry: Newcastle upon Tyne: 43.5 mi
Fly to Newcastle Airport or take a train to Berwick upon Tweed or Newcastle.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 310.7 mi.
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