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The Longknowe

The house under the hills
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The house under the hills
From the Hill above Longknowe main bedroom queen sized bed
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5.0 of 5 stars
7 reviews
The house under the hills
From the Hill above Longknowe
main bedroom queen sized bed
farmhouse kitchen
second double bedroom
view from second bedroom
top sitting room
second sitting room
renovated tiled bathroom and power shower
Front of house -  High Summer
twin beds great views!
looking out from the front door
Shepherd's Wagon, sleeps two can be rented in summer
Inside Shepherd's Wagon
The view from the front garden
The lane into the hills towards Longknowe - a public byway
Bunk room
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4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Kilham, Northumberland National Park, Northumberland, England
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Listing #HL297392 by: Holiday Lettings
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English first
Western Australia, Australia
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 May 2016 for a stay in July 2015

The Longknowe is a beautiful property nestled amongst the hills. As a group of 8 we particularly loved the large kitchen, where many a night was spent having dinner then playing monopoly. I cannot fault the property in any way. We did have some trouble with hot water, which Jo addressed promptly, but this did not in any way affect...

Management response:

Dear Rosie, thanks for the review, I appreciate it greatly! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. We do aim to please if we can! There is a shelf full of local maps and walking maps in the sitting room. And do come back - returning guests get a 15% discount, best wishes, Jo


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Dominic M
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 January 2016 for a stay in January 2016
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This was our third year as a group visiting Longknowe and it did not disappoint. On Friday we stopped off at Alnmouth on the way and found a gem, the village was lovely and the beach beautiful, we were lucky with the weather and the sun got out for us. We arrived at Longknowe on the Friday afternoon and found...

Management response:

Thank you Dominic, delighted to have you at the house, I'm glad you enjoyed it and that the new bathrooms was ready for you. Look forward to having you back next year.


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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 28 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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This is far and away the best holiday house we've ever stayed in. We're now on our second visit, this time with extended family (three generations from grandparents to a toddler) and we'll be back again! The house is far more than a holiday rental - it's a true family home that Paul and Jo are generous enough to share...

  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
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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 Per night Per week
Default 2 nights
15 Jul 2016 -
1 Sep 2016
High Season
7 nights --
2 Sep 2016 -
3 Nov 2016
Mid Season
2 nights
4 Nov 2016 -
19 Dec 2016
Low Season
2 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The rates quoted here are for up to 8 people. For smaller parties, of up to 4 people, we offer a discount of around one third. In the summer for parties of up to 10 we offer 8 beds in the house, plus two bunks in a Shepherds Wagon located in the back garden/field of the house, for an extra £100 per week.
Our normal changeover day for week long bookings is Friday, but in low season we are happy to be flexible about arrival and departure dates. Weekend bookings start at 1600 on Friday and end at around 1300 on Sunday. Please do contact me by e-mail if you need any more information
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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