The Smithy At Tughall Steads

Tughall Steads, Nr Newton by the Sea, Northumberland, Away from it all

Check-in Time: 16:00
Check-out Time: 10:00

Outside Description

The Garden has patio area and the outhouse shared with neighbouring The Forge with laundry facilities and storage. Parking for 2/3 cars

Downstairs Description

There is a entrance Hallway and Living/dining room with stone inglenook and log burner with a fully fitted galley kitchen. Master bedroom with king-sized bed and views over the garden and the second bedroom with flexible zip and link- full size 3 ft twins or super king beds ( please request when booking or these will be as found)

There is a small 3rd bedroom with single bed off the hallway - away from the other bedrooms and a fully tiled family bathroom with bath and shower over

Windows Views Description

Open views over countryside towards the sea in the distance from the garden.

Other Notes

The washing machine and dryer is in the outhouse and not in the main house. The third bedroom is at the opposite end of the house to the other bedrooms so may be unsuitable for young ones.

Dogs Welcome
Child Friendly: An ideal family holiday cottage with a pleasant garden with swing ball and sit on tractor. A travel cot (please bring your own cot linen) and highchair are available on request.
Tots Travel Bag
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Romantic Hideaway: For couples, it is cosy and characterful with deep comfy sofas and a large cast iron log burner in a stone inglenook surround.
Tourist Attractions:
  • Alnwick Castle: Close by is Alnwick Castle, the seat of the Duke of Northumberland (the setting for Hogwarts) and the location of the now internationally famous Alnwick Gardens. Visit website
  • Alnwick Garden: The Alnwick Garden was designed for every season - from fragrant roses to mirror-polished water features, there is always something to admire. Visit website
  • Alnwick Town: Alnwick Town is also well worth a days visit- voted the Best Place to live in Britain - best for beauty, for community, for affordability and quality of life” according to a nation wide survey carried out by Country Life Magazine 31st October 2002. Visit website
  • Bamburgh Castle: "Bamburgh - the finest castle anywhere in this country" Time Out Great Britain: Perfect Places to Stay, Eat and Explore 2009. Perched on a basalt outcrop on the very edge of the North Sea at Bamburgh, the castle overlooks miles of pristine beaches and sand dunes. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • The Ship Inn: In Low Newton which serves interesting vegetarian food and delicious old fashioned puddings. Nearly all the fish is caught by local fishermen. From June until October they serve lobster straight from Newton Bay and all meat comes from local farms and is free range wherever possible. Visit website
  • The Joiner's Arm: In High Newton which is 5 minutes drive away and a haven for lovers of fresh, locally sourced food served up with a contemporary flourish and drinkers of all tastes, from crazy cocktails to comforting real ales. Plus, we’re big into families, so kids get to eat, rest and play with everyone else. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Co-Op: Located 2 miles away Visit website
  • Sainsbury's: Online ordering and delivery. Located 9 miles away in Alnwick. Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • Shipley Lane Equestrian Centre: For some Horse Riding try Shipley Lane Equestrian Centre. Ride their quality school horses and ponies and ook a lesson or why not bring the whole family and enjoy a guided ride along the excellent bridleways? More experienced riders can have a day’s trail ride and take a picnic. Visit website
  • Alnmouth Golf Club: For a round of golf visit Alnmouth Golf Club this famous links course is open to visitors. It has 18 holes 6414 yards 5855 metres. S.S.S. 71 and is the fourth oldest Club in England. Visit website