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KITTIWAKE

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Relax by the fire in the cosy sitting room at Kittiwake
Comfortable 'home from home'
Bamburgh Castle
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
RATED No1 ON TRIP ADVISOR IN SEAHOUSES!! * NEW FOR 2017 - private parking place to rear of property for small or medium sized car * Kittiwake is a welcoming and comfortably furnished terraced house. It offers a large, well equipped dining kitchen, a cosy lounge with tempting woodburning stove, a bathroom and 2 attractive and well furnished bedrooms; 1 with a King-size bed and the other with 2 single beds. There is a selection of DVDS, family games, and both adults & children's books. At the front of the property is a small enclosed garden with bench seat for soaking up the sun, and to the rear a shared yard with washing line. The property is heated by electric wall heaters and the woodburning stove in the sitting room which makes the whole house feel warm and cosy and is ideal for rela...RATED No1 ON TRIP ADVISOR IN SEAHOUSES!! * NEW FOR 2017 - private parking place to rear of property for small or medium sized car * Kittiwake is a welcoming and comfortably furnished terraced house. It offers a large, well equipped dining kitchen, a cosy lounge with tempting woodburning stove, a bathroom and 2 attractive and well furnished bedrooms; 1 with a King-size bed and the other with 2 single beds. There is a selection of DVDS, family games, and both adults & children's books. At the front of the property is a small enclosed garden with bench seat for soaking up the sun, and to the rear a shared yard with washing line. The property is heated by electric wall heaters and the woodburning stove in the sitting room which makes the whole house feel warm and cosy and is ideal for relaxing by in the evenings. Kittiwake is ideally situated for exploring the long sandy beaches & dramatic clifftop castles, as well as the historic market towns of Alnwick, Berwick and Morpeth.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Please note that we do not accept pets. Thank you.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Karen L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 4 October 2020

Stayed for 4 nights as part of a north east road trip. Booking and communication with Karen was easy and helpful. Kittiwake was comfortable and well stocked for our stay. Kittiwake is conveniently situated in Seahouses, which itself is the perfect location as a base...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank LockeyNewForest_UK
Reviewed 6 September 2020

Kittiwake was extremely comfortable , cosy and very well equipped. We were very reassured by Karen’s information on the Covid precautions that would take place before our arrival and that any queries we had regarding the facilities were responded to quickly. We had a great...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Jet55296
kazza2358, VR Owner at KITTIWAKE, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2020

Really pleased you enjoyed your week despite the weather! We hope to welcome you back soon. πŸ˜€

Reviewed 6 September 2020

We had a fantastic week long visit to Kittiwake. The location is perfect , shops within waking distance and the amount of day trips that are within close proximity is incredible. Hopefully we will be back as there are so many more beaches and castle...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank J4430ZIalexb
kazza2358, VR Owner at KITTIWAKE, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2020

So pleased you enjoyed your week. Hope to welcome you back soon πŸ˜€

Reviewed 31 August 2020

We had the most fantastic holiday in Seahouses! Kittiwake was cosy, clean and comfortable. Only a 2 minute walk to the shops, restaurants and other amenities. We visited 5 castles and a ruined priory during our stay. The beaches are quiet and the sea is...More

Date of stay: August 2020
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kazza2358, VR Owner at KITTIWAKE, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2020

Thank you so much for your lovely review, so glad you enjoyed your stay in Kittiwake. πŸ˜€

Reviewed 19 July 2020

A week long break that went so quickly. So many things to do and see. We loved the walks along the beaches. Bamburgh is renowned but Beadnell and the beach between Seahouses and Beadnell are magnificent too. Visits to Alnwick, Berwick, Howick. Cycling the quiet...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank John G
kazza2358, VR Owner at KITTIWAKE, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2020

So pleased you enjoyed your stay, sounds like you explored the area pretty well and found lots to do. πŸ˜€

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Reviewed 29 October 2019

Kittiwake was perfect for us - myself, brother and nephew - we went to Seahouses to primarily to scuba dive (with Scuba Shack from Bilston in the West Midlands) among the seals in the Farne Islands. Kittiwake fulfilled all of our needs and requirements and...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Vic B
kazza2358, VR Owner at KITTIWAKE, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2019

Thank you for your lovely review, so pleased you enjoyed your stay πŸ˜€

Reviewed 20 September 2019

Seahouses is a lovely small town with fantastic beaches in both directions. Loads of places to eat, buy groceries and also several friendly pubs. We walked along the beach to Bamburgh to the North and Beadnell to the South. Also took a boat trip out...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank CH1960
kazza2358, VR Owner at KITTIWAKE, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2019

Thank you, I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully we can welcome you back soon 😊

Reviewed 19 September 2019

Lovely little cottage. Extremely well equipped and decorated; full of character and spotlessly maintained. Ideal location with private parking to the rear of kitchen. Peaceful setting and convenient for harbour and town centre.

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Jackie H
kazza2358, VR Owner at KITTIWAKE, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2019

Thank you Jackie, I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay 😊

Reviewed 8 September 2019

Lovely cottage. Very clean. Close to shops and pubs. Would definitely recommend this cottage to anybody looking to holiday in Seahouses.

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Sunupanddown
kazza2358, VR Owner at KITTIWAKE, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2019

Thank you Cart, so pleased you enjoyed your stay 😊

Reviewed 28 August 2019 via mobile

Cozy home from home cottage with everything we could need for a relaxing break with the kids. Great central location-only a couple of minutes walk to shops, penny arcade, pubs, harbour etc. Comfy beds to come home to after a day exploring or on the...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank PaulBoulton84
kazza2358, VR Owner at KITTIWAKE, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2019

Thanks Paul, so pleased you enjoyed your stay 😊

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
From Kittiwake's front door, it is only 150 yards to the many amenities Seahouses has to offer:- the local harbour - flanked on either side by glorious, uncrowded sandy beaches, shops, cafes/restaurants, public houses and crazy golf. Departing regularly from Seahouses harbour are fishing trips and boat trips to the Farne Islands; famous for its bird sanctuaries, seal colonies and the Longstone lighthouse. There are several first class golf courses in the area, with Seahouses 18 hole golf course being a 5-minute walk from the cottage. As well as convenience stores, a bakery, a butchers, a chemist, gift shops and a petrol station, Seahouses also has its own Tourist Information centre for helpful advice and local information. There are a range of cafes, restaurants and public houses to eat...
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