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Shortflatt Tower

Certificate of Excellence 2014
  • Shortflatt Tower at night
    Shortflatt Tower at night
    Shortflatt Tower at night
    Shortflatt Tower & Rose Quartz Fountain
    The Keep
    Formal Dining Room
    Master Bedroom- Pretty Nell
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    7 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 16
    Shortflatt Tower is one of Northumberland's most beautiful country houses set in idyllic surroundings with well tended walled gardens and ancient woodland. Part of a private estate, we offer comfortable elegance and bespoke services including quality pampering in Fullerton Place, our Spa and Hammam.

    Come and enjoy a taste of gracious country living in the luxurious comfort and tranquility that our 13th century fortalice tower has to offer.

    We have seven individually decorated double bedrooms with views overlooking the formal garden and rolling Northumberland countryside. The Tower Keep drawing room has a vaulted ceiling, 6 foot thick walls and an open fire. The Dining room has antique furnishings, striking family portraits and a wood burning stove. Also included are a cosy kitchen &...
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (16)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(8)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (2)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (16)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL285923 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Newcastle Airport: 18.0 km
    Railway: Newcastle Central Station: 28.0 km
    Directions to Shortflatt Tower

    SAT NAV: NE20 0HD

    By Car

    From the airport:
    Follow the A696 NORTH. Continue through PONTELAND and through BELSAY, on the far side of Belsay, fork RIGHT, sign posted BOLAM LAKE and SCOTS GAP. Continue for approx 3 miles until you get to 2 STONE GATE POSTS on the left. Turn left here and continue up the drive until you reach SHORTFLATT TOWER and FULLERTON PLACE SPA.

    From the North to Newcastle International Airport (NCL):
    • Take the A697 or A1 from the north and merge onto the A1 south
    • Turn right at the A696 junction and join the A1 Newcastle bypass
    • Continue north-west on the A696 for about 3 km / 2 miles and you will see Newcastle International Airport on the right hand side.

    From the East to Newcastle International Airport (NCL):
    • The London to E...
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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English first
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 30 January 2015 for a stay in January 2015
people found this review helpful

We just spent the weekend here for my friends hen party and it was amazing. The tower is beautiful, very comfortable, with lots of nice little touches, The owners were also very helpful, and happy to help, without invading our privacy. I would definitely recommend this place. more

Andy C
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

15 of us with friends and family had a wonderful time at shortflatt over the 2014 christmas period.The accommodation is to a high standard with plenty of space for when you fancy a quiet period.We played murder mystery which worked very well in this large atmospheric building dating from the 12 century. We did not get to try the spar...


Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 29 December 2014 for a stay in December 2014

This was our first visit to Fullerton cottage for our family Christmas in Northumberland and it was perfect. After returning to Newcastle for many years to visit family and friends we felt we found the best place possible to relax and catch up with family. The owners where very welcoming and helped with everything we needed. It was so nice... more

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