Pretty stone cottage
Field views
Bright kitchen
Contemporary, well equipped kitchen
Sociable open plan living area
Lounge with staircase
Spacious ground floor
Beautiful bright bedroom with patio doors
Master bedroom
Shower room
Space to relax
Retreating to the mezzanine
Mezzanine floor with bed
Catch up on TV
Family bathroom
Private driveway entrance
Fields surrounding
Private entrance
Attractive stone cottage
Pergola in gardens
Lovely views
Nearby famous Angel of The North Statue
Local to the world famous open air museum
1 / 23  Pretty stone cottage
2 / 23  Field views
3 / 23  Bright kitchen
4 / 23  Contemporary, well equipped kitchen
5 / 23  Sociable open plan living area
6 / 23  Lounge with staircase
7 / 23  Spacious ground floor
8 / 23  Beautiful bright bedroom with patio doors
9 / 23  Master bedroom
10 / 23  Shower room
11 / 23  Space to relax
12 / 23  Retreating to the mezzanine
13 / 23  Mezzanine floor with bed
14 / 23  Catch up on TV
15 / 23  Family bathroom
16 / 23  Private driveway entrance
17 / 23  Fields surrounding
18 / 23  Private entrance
19 / 23  Attractive stone cottage
20 / 23  Pergola in gardens
21 / 23  Lovely views
22 / 23  Nearby famous Angel of The North Statue
23 / 23  Local to the world famous open air museum

Hill Top Cottage - Lamesley

Newcastle (5mls S), Newcastle
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
No Dogs
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Hot tub
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Cosy, stone-built, family-friendly cottage, sleeping four guest in comfort
  • Ideally situated for exploring Northumberland’s stunning coastline
  • Spacious garden and patio areas for play and relaxation
  • Handsome timber-framed gazebo for barbecues and al fresco dining and optional use of hot tub
  • Located just a short drive from vibrant Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Breath-taking views across rolling hills and the local Area of Outstanding Beauty (AONB)
Property code: CN107

This cosy stone cottage, set in peaceful surroundings and rolling hills and ideal for families, is the ideal base to explore Northumberland’s stunning coastline, while relaxing in a comfortable home-from-home.

This property is located just outside the village of Lamesley. With easy access to the national road network, the city of Newcastle-upon-Tyne is a short drive from the cottage, and you’ll be within reach of Northumberland’s stunning heritage coastline. There are picturesque coastal villages and historic castles to the north, while many Areas of Outstanding Beauty and the Cathedral City of Durham are located south of the cottage. Why not visit Antony Gormley's famous Angel of the North sculpture, just a short drive away?

The cottage itself is light and spacious, with an open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The lounge has ample comfy seating for all guests from which to enjoy the TV, or to sit back with a coffee. The dining area has a table with seating for four, while the kitchen is fully-equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, and washing machine. The master bedroom is on the ground floor, with a double bed, and two sets of French windows with views to the garden and beyond. The shower room is also located on the ground floor with a large corner shower cubicle and WC. The first floor is reached by an open-tread staircase which ascends to a mezzanine-level bedroom overlooking the lounge with a double bed, another TV and small chaise longue. There is also a second bathroom on the first floor with a bath tub and separate WC.

The accommodation is set within the grounds of the owner’s property, in a secluded positons at the head of a private gravelled driveway, with ample space for parking. The garden lawn and patio areas surrounding the cottage offer breath-taking views over the Northumberland hills, and the purpose-built timber-framed gazebo is the perfect place to relax with a glass of wine. There is also a BBQ available to use for some al fresco dining and entertaining friends or family.

  • 2 bedrooms 2 doubles
  • 2 bathrooms 1 shower room with WC, 1 bathroom with bath and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine
  • Gazebo with lighting and BBQ
  • Wi-Fi included
  • TV in the lounge
  • Bed linen included
  • Central heating and electric included
  • No dogs allowed
  • Games, books and DVDs in the lounge
  • Shops, pub in village, golf course within easy driving distance
  • There is an additional charge of £100 per night for use of hot tub. Guests wishing to use the hot tub, please advise when making your booking.
  • There is a service stop train line at the rear of the property beyond the gardens. Not in frequent use.

This property is personally managed by Nicola.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 13 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Lynn 14th September 2019

Location near a1 great for exploring local areas and also sainsbury near by. The addition of the hot tub is great

Reviewed by Norman 24th August 2019

The place is easy to find and located close to local places of interest. Our family really enjoyed our stay. The landlord is very friendly and offers any advice if needed. The cottage is very clean with everything we need to stay in comfort. We can recommend it to anyone who wants to visit Newcastle and surrounding areas, have a base to relax. It iRead mores surrounded by fields, however, we do sometimes hear a low level of noise at night from the train yards nearby, but I didn't find it a problem. Hide

Reviewed by Lisa B 13th August 2017

Hill Top Cottage is a lovely cottage in peaceful surroundings yet close to easy access to the North East. We visiting Newcastle, Alnwick castle and gardens, Beamish museum, Durham and the Tanfield Railway. All are definitely worth a visit. Next time we hope to see more of the coast. We are likely to be coming to the area more in future so will defiRead morenitely use the cottage again Hide

Reviewed by Henry S 5th August 2017

Hill Top cottage was an excellent cottage of top quality in a lovely countryside. Yet not too far from places to visit. The owner was very friendly & Hill Top was first class in everything about it. It was that nice i could live there. I would recommend this cottage to friends & family. I would also plan another holiday in this cottage

Reviewed by David C

Nice and warm and finished to a high standard. Had everything we wanted, we loved the locations and friendliness of the owner Massy. We intend to try to stay here next time we visit that part of the country. The cottage was clean, warm and well appointed. Was everything we needed. Massy was very friendly and left us alone when we did not need him. Read moreWe really enjoyed our stay there. Hide

Reviewed by Andrea S

Bright, spacious and clean. Was a comfortable place to stay. If we ever come back to the UK will book and suggest to friends. Our Host was lovely, very helpful when my son became sick. The cottage was a home away from home, very comfortable.

Reviewed by Kim Lorraine C

Very clean, well maintained, all round it exceeded our expectations and we were thrilled with our choice. Very clean all round. Cupboards, windows, curtains and bedding all very clean. We were very impressed with the cleanliness. Our stay at Hilltop Cottage was everything we could have wanted. A lovely greeting from the owner, a fridge with water mRead moreilk and a complimentary bottle of wine and a box of cakes was so appreciated by us all. We will definitely return and we were sad to have to leave and return home as we were enjoying our holiday in the lovely North East. Beamish and Hadrian's Wall are must see attractions as well as the beautiful beaches and of course the Angel of the North. The standard was so good it felt like home, can't wait to return! Hide

Reviewed by Judy T

Well appointed cottage, well thought out, care had been taken with design. A genuinely warm welcome form the owner, nothing was too much trouble. The 'goodies' were much appreciated. The house was spotless and well equipped, especially good facilities for my less mobile mother. Close to the centre of Newcastle so we were able to visit relatives. WeRead morent up the coast as well as inland. Fabulous lunch at Blanchland and best Ice cream ever from 'Spurelli's' in Amble. We had a most enjoyable week, thank you Hide

Reviewed by Shirley F

We received such a warm welcome and appreciated the wine, pastries etc. We loved Hill Top Cottage which has every amenity, is spotlessly clean and there are some great attractions to visit; Newcastle city centre and Metro Centre, another must is Alnwick Castle and Gardens. We also sent an afternoon at Druridge Bay, walking along the sands. We will Read morereturn, no doubt - WE LOVED IT! Hide

Reviewed by Archie And Jackie

Had a great stay, had some good conversations with the owner (very nice guy). Total chill out, just what we needed. The horses in the field like carrots and apples! Enjoyed feeding them. We will be back. Tried to book again for September but it was already booked. Thanks for a great week!

Reviewed by D Lampon

The host made us very welcome. Lovely cottage clean & modern. Everything we needed. So peaceful and quiet, loved watching the horses and the baby deer which arrived one morning. Would recommend!

Reviewed by The Maxwells

My Husband and I have had a great relaxed week, with visits to the coast and cities of Durham and Newcastle and the Metro Centre shopping almost on our doorstep! Would highly recommend Hill Top Cottage to friends.

Reviewed by Happy Guests

Arrived to a great welcome from owner who showed us around the cottage, explaining how to work heating etc. Cottage beautiful and comfortable, provided with high chair as requested but due to circumstances remained unused. Location of the cottage is ideal and on the first few days of our holiday, with good weather we enjoyed breakfast outdoors at tRead morehe lovely wooden Gazebo. Relaxed and enjoyed the quietness. Hide

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Pretty stone cottage
Field views
Bright kitchen
Contemporary, well equipped kitchen
Sociable open plan living area
Lounge with staircase
Spacious ground floor
Beautiful bright bedroom with patio doors
Master bedroom
Shower room
Space to relax
Show 11 moreRetreating to the mezzanine


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