Midby Cottage is a single storey cottage situated less than 100 yards from the harbour of the popular fishing village of Seahouses. This charming, quintessential seaside property has undergone a full refurbishment to provide good quality, self-catering, holiday accommodation suitable for couples or small families. The accommodation is well presented and is conveniently positioned all on one level.
Seahouses is a traditional seaside village with a wide array of facilities a mere gentle stroll from Midby Cottage. Enjoy a wander around the harbour and watch the trawlers return with their daily catch. Take a boat trip to the Farne Islands, famous for its bird sanctuaries and seal colony. Or enjoy a round of golf on the links golf course and admire the spectacular views across the sweeping coastline, north to Bamburgh, south to Beadnell and out to sea towards the Farne Islands on the horizon. There are several shops, tea rooms, pubs and restaurants within this friendly village and horse riding can be arranged on its outskirts. Only a couple of miles north of Midby Cottage is the picture postcard holiday village of Bamburgh, protected by its dramatic fortress, which commands the power and presence of the seasoned film set it regularly becomes and where the Grace Darling Museum is interesting to visit. The wide expanse of golden and often empty sandy beaches this region is renowned for is perfect for a romantic stroll. The tidal island of Lindisfarne, locally known as Holy Island and the birth place of Christianity, can be viewed from here too. A little further north is the bird sanctuary at Budle Bay and at low tide a vast expanse of mud flats is home to countless thousands of sea and land birds making this location a haven for bird watchers. The sweep of golden sands at Beadnell Bay is popular with watersports enthusiasts only two miles south. The elegant Georgian town of Berwick, which straddles the salmon rich river Tweed, is 17 miles north and the historic market town of Alnwick with its own magnificent castle offers many facilities and is around 12 miles inland. Alnwick Garden is a popular visitor attraction with its grand cascade waterfall and restaurant set within the largest tree house in Europe. Midby Cottage is an excellent choice for those seeking a stylish coastal retreat within the popular holiday destination of Seahouses and makes an excellent base to explore the twenty miles of Heritage coastline designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Shop 100 yards, pub 50 yards and restaurant 100 yards.
Ground Floor: The property is all on the ground floor
Living/dining room: With electric stove effect fire, Freeview TV and DVD player.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With single bed.
Shower room: With shower and toilet.
Economy 7 heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Public car park, 200 yards (foc). No smoking.