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... luxury self-catering holidays in Northumberland

Luxury Northumberland Self Catering Holiday Cottages

Doxford Cottages offers fabulous self-catering holiday cottages set on a 2500-acre private estate within three miles of the beautiful Northumbrian Coast. All of the holiday cottages have open views, privacy, space, great comfort and style. Doxford Cottages are among the most comfortable and luxurious self-catering holiday accommodation available in Northumberland or, in fact, anywhere in the UK.

Doxford Cottages
Doxford Cottages
Doxford Cottages
Doxford Cottages
Doxford Cottages

Luxury Self-Catering Holiday Cottages in a Superb Northumberland Location

Doxford has a superb location, just inland from the wonderful Northumbrian Coast near the attractive seaside villages of Craster, Embleton, Beadnell and Bamburgh, with easy access to the A1, which one can reach along tranquil country lanes two miles to the west.

The holiday cottages are set in the centre of the Doxford Estate, which has been owned by the Runciman family, a famous Northern ship-owning and political dynasty, since 1927. Four generations of Runcimans have cherished the Doxford Estate and the mature landscaping around the estate is testament to this continuing care. This attention to detail, which can be witnessed as one walks around the estate, has been brought to bear in the sensitive development of the holiday cottages at Doxford.

The cottages have been sympathetically restored to ensure they offer the perfect holiday retreat. They all have south-west facing, stone-flagged terraces opening on to lawns from which one can walk down through a wooded glade to the three-acre Doxford Lake. This is reached through a secure gateway, preventing access by youngsters. There are walks and seats around the lake and paths leading to different parts of this most beautiful estate. We offer a range of guided walks around the estate and details of these can be found in the information section.

Doxford Cottages have all been created afresh from 19th century buildings, so everything is new. In designing the cottages, great care has been taken to provide the very latest in holiday comfort. There is a detailed list of everything we provide in the information section. You can be assured that if there is something you want it will be there or we will get it for you.

We have also arranged a number of catering options for you should you decide to have a party or special evening whilst on holiday. These range from having a full dinner party brought to your cottage and served for you by staff to having your freezer stocked to reduce the self-catering element of your holiday. Again, all the details you require can be found in the information section.

You can access prices and availability on-line and, if the dates you require are available, you can book on-line instantly.

Please contact us if you have any questions.

Doxford Lake

Bamburgh Castle
The Alnwick Garden
Northumberland Beach

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