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Seal Cottage

21 reviews
View of the Georgian frontage
Master bedroom can be superking or twin!
Sele Park, literally on the door-step!
walk through the park from the town centre
Seal Cottage
Looking across Sele Park to Hexham Abbey
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Hexham, Northumberland, England
Tucked away down a quiet lane within the heart of the historic Abbey town of Hexham, Northumberland, the cottage offers secluded self catering holiday accommodation to an excellent standard, for two to five people + a baby.<BR><BR>This is a three bedroom cottage, built in 1850 and has recently been renovated to a high standard. All modern facilities are provided, including a fully equipped kitchen. <BR><BR>A pleasant short walk through the park takes you to Hexham town centre with local amenities, and Hexham Abbey.
About the Owner, Helen R
Languages spoken: Russian, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 21 reviews and 1 property
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

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Many thanks. It was lovely to meet you all and we look forward to welcoming you back to Seal Cottage!


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Re W
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 for a stay in September 2016

Seal cottage almost felt like home - but tidier. :) Helen was a wonderful, helping us come from the train station and providing some basic supplies so we could have a bite to eat before heading to the shops. We found the cottage itself to be cleaner than some of the three star hotels we've stayed at. We made some...

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So pleased you enjoyed Seal Cottage and your stay in Hexham - always delighted to see you again!!!!


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Reviewed 18 November 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Seal cottage is wonderfully comfortable, truly a home away from home feeling. Clean, nicely decorated, really inviting. It has a TV with Netflix, a kitchen with all the necessities, plus a few added treats from Helen, the owner. When I entered Seal Cottage I could feel all the stress of travel leaving my body and I could relax. Its location...

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Thank you very much for lovely comments. Please come again, always very welcome!


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  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage is the perfect peaceful hideaway, and yet only a few minutes' walk from the centre of the lovely market town of Hexham.<BR>The kitchen is well equipped and also has a dining area.<BR>There is a downstairs WC. <BR>The sitting room has a real- flame effect gas fire.<BR>The sitting room has a SMART TV and "freesat", so guests can go out and about and catch up with favourite programmes at times to suit themselves , and we also provide access to NETFLIX so there is really no need to pack all those Thomas the Tank dvds to amuse the kids!<BR><BR>One bedroom has "zip'n'link" twin beds, so can provide either twin 3 foot single beds or a super-king 6 foot double,
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
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23 Jun 2017 -
31 Aug 2017
High season late availability short breaks 25% off normal price
3 nights
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1 Sep 2017 -
2 Nov 2017
3 nights
3 Nov 2017 -
21 Dec 2017
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Although our normal change-over day is Friday, we can sometimes be flexible about this and long weekends / short breaks can also be arranged.

Our minimum stay is 3 nights, with 3 or 4 night breaks being charged pro-rata + £20 per night, and 5 or 6 night breaks being charged pro-rata +£10.00 . ( Because only one nightly rate is shown on the price list, this difference will be shown as a 'discount' on your quotation if booking 5 or 6 nights!) 3 and 4 night stays at weekends during High Season and Autumn are charged at a higher rate. Stays longer than one week are charged pro-rata on the weekly price for extra nights.

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Late availability may attract discount and any offers advertised on our website will also be applied to bookings through Holiday Lettings and discount applicable will show on quotation- please contact for details!

We request a deposit on booking which is normally non-refundable and the balance is due 4 weeks prior to arrival.
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About the neighbourhood
Hexham is an historic Abbey Town, and has a market each Saturday morning. There are many amenities in Hexham. There are local shops which are delightful to browse. There are several very pleasant cafes, restaurants and bars - all within a short walk . There are three large supermarkets nearby.<BR><BR>In Hexham there is a great deal for children too - <BR><BR>Indoor swimming pool and leisure centre.<BR>Cinema<BR>Park<BR><BR>The river is a short walk away with a canoeing club and other water sports. Keilder Forest and lake is approximately 25 miles away ,where activities such as sailing ,cycling,canoeing and trecking can be done.<BR>The picturesque village of Corbridge is very nearby .It has many quaint and different little shops and a g... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle International Airport: 36.0 km
Railway: Hexham Station: 1.6 km
Ferry: North Shields: 46.0 km
Seal Terrace is located off the main road away from traffic noise, in the centre of Hexham, and therefore is just a short walk from shops and restaurants.<BR><BR>It is just one mile away from the Hexham train station, which is on the mainline between Newcastle Upon Tyne and Carlisle. <BR><BR>Hexham itself is approximately a 30 minute drive from Newcastle Upon Tyne and the A1. <BR>Newcastle Airport is approximately a 20 minute drive<BR> We will be happy to meet you from either Newcastle Airport or the railway station should you so require. <BR>Detailed directions and reception arrangements to be confirmed upon booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 49.0 km.
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