Living room | Porthole, Craster
Exterior | Porthole, Craster


  • Sleeps up to 8
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Up to 1 pet allowed
Car parking on site
Pub within 1 mile


out of 5

Perfectly located in the picturesque fishing village of Craster, The Porthole is only a few steps from the harbour with stunning views of the Northumberland coastline.
1 step to main entrance, level rear access.
Ground Floor:
Living room: Smart TV, DVD Player, Open Fire, A Selection Of Board Games And Books
Kitchen/dining room: Electric Range, Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Dishwasher, Washer Dryer
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: Kingsize (5ft) Bed, Sofa Bed (Single) (Child Only)
Bedroom 2: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds
Bathroom: Bath With Shower Over, Toilet
Second Floor:
Bedroom 3: Double (4ft 6in) Bed
Bedroom 4: Single (3ft) Bed
Shower Room: Walk-In Shower, Toilet
Oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels, superfast fibre Wi-Fi and coal for open fire included. Initial kindling for open fire included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Welcome pack. Front garden with garden furniture and BBQ, rear sitting-out area with garden bench. Parking for 1 car; additional on road parking. No smoking or e-cigarettes. Please note: No public parking is allowed in the village.
The Porthole is a beautiful 1906 Whinstone built traditional fisherman’s cottage which was extensively refurbished in 2019. Tastefully decorated the cottage offers cosy, comfortable accommodation to guests wanting to experience wonderful coastal views and walks, a superb base to explore from. The living room has views over the enclosed landscaped garden and harbour, while the spacious kitchen has an electric range cooker and slate flooring and two of the bedrooms enjoy views over the harbour. Craster is world famous for its kippers, smoked in the village for centuries and the smokehouse is a short walk from The Porthole. Also on the cottages doorstep is the imposing Dunstanburgh Castle, the walk to the castle has been voted in the UK’s top 10. The village also has an excellent gastro pub, a seafood restaurant, café/gift shop, art gallery and childrens outdoor play area. Alnwick is 6 miles away with its stunning castle and extensive gardens. The cottage is an ideal base for walkers, cyclists and golfers interested to experience what Northumberland has to offer. Shop 100 yards.


    Awarded for achieving an overall rating of 4.75 or higher

    Customers' Choice 2020, 2022, 2024


Baby and Toddler Friendly
Coastal Within 1 Mile
Cot Available
Customers' Choice
Decorated at Christmas
Garden or Patio
Golf nearby
Highchair Available
Open Fire or Woodburner
Parking - On Site
Pets Allowed
Pub Within 1 Mile
Sea View
Shower Cubicle
Walk In Shower or Bath
Washing Machine
Waterside Breaks
Welcome Pack


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 16:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • 1 pet allowed - charges apply

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please