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Wesley Holly ref: 316012

Alnwick, Alnwick & Alnmouth Area
4 Stars
details
  • Sleeps 6/86/8
Parkingon streetGardenfully enclosed
2 person discountNoFire/WoodburnerNo
SmokingNoInternet accessYes

Description

Wesley House is simply divine!  Steeped in history with charm in abundance this fabulous property oozes the epitome of holiday accommodation.  John Wesley, the founder of the Methodist movement, laid the first stone of Wesley House and its adjoining chapel in 1786.  A century later it was extensively remodelled and extended by the acclaimed architect F.R. Wilson to create this imposing building. Today, it's been cleverly restored and refurbished with oodles of style to create the contemporary ambience desired for modern living.
This quirky and interesting house now offers excellent and flexible holiday accommodation; namely Wesley Holly and Wesley Rowan.
Wesley Holly is to the right, boasting three stunning bedrooms, each with comfortable seating areas, TVs and en-suite facilities; it will appeal to the gathering of family and friends or those couples wishing for something special.....
A further bathroom conveniently leads from the cosy lounge where there are two sofa beds (suitable for +2) available for those seeking ground floor facilities. 
Wesley Holly offers the perfect location for those wishing to combine convenient access to a wide range of town facilities whilst still being able to enjoy the outdoor experience of the wild and lonely moors and hills across the Northumberland National Park to the west coupled with easy access to the magnificent stretch of golden, sandy seashore this region is proud to have designated as An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Wesley Holly comfortably accommodates 6/8 guests and can be booked individually or together with Wesley Rowan, where an interconnecting hallway can be opened up on the first floor to give flexible accommodation making this entire property easily suitable for 10 / 12 guests who seek luxurious and contemporary accommodation in a property where a foot in the door is a step in the past!
 

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Property has gas central heating and comprises:
Lounge: With satellite free view 32" TV, DVD and two x sofa beds (for + 1 each)
Bathroom: With shower over bath, WC and wash basin
Dining Room: With dining furniture suitable for 8 plus comfortable sofa.
Kitchen: With electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
Up 14 steps to.......

First floor

A winged landing with six steps up to.....
Bedroom 1: With double bed, built in dressing area, comfortable seating area with TV and en suite large shower enclosure with WC and wash basin.
From the central landing with six steps up to.....
Bedroom 2: With two single beds, comfortable sofa with TV and en suite shower enclosure with WC and wash basin.
Bedroom 3: With double bed, comfortable sofa with TV and en suite shower enclosure with WC and wash basin.

Facilities

All fuel, power, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot and  high chair available. Wifi internet connection available.

Miscellaneous

Fully enclosed garden shared with Wesley Rowan adjacent. On street parking
Please note there is an Access Statement available for this property. If required please call 01228 406721.
 

Nearest townAlnwickShops100 Yards
Distance100 YardsRestaurant200 Yards
Nearest railway stationAlnmouthPub200 Yards
Distance4 MilesLake

About the local area

Situated on the aptly named Chapel Lane, the property is snuggled in a quiet lane where free on street parking is available to the front but also benefits from no-through traffic.  A gentle stroll however, brings visitors directly into the heart of the prestigious market town of Alnwick. With its quaint cobbled streets there is a wide array of restaurants, shops, tea-rooms and a cinema / playhouse for entertainment.  A modern leisure centre with indoor swimming and sports facilities is also close by.  Alnwick Castle, home to the Duke of Northumberland (and film location for Harry Potter's Hogwarts!) is a mere 300 yards from Wesley House and the Alnwick Gardens, with its grand cascade waterfall and restaurant within the largest tree house in Europe is well worth a visit.   The wild heather-capped expanses of the Cheviot Hills are a short drive west and the sweeping sandy beaches this Heritage coastline is renowned for are only 5 miles to the east.  Head for Seahouses and take a boat trip to the Farne Islands, famous for its bird sanctuaries and seal colony, or watch the trawlers return with their daily catch. Take time for tea in the picture postcard village of Bamburgh, protected by its own majestic fortress and where Holy Island can be seen on the horizon. This heritage coastline is renowned for its wide expanse of golden and often empty beaches; idyllic for those who yearn to wander barefoot in the sand and listen to the waves crash against the shore....

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What our customers say about Wesley Holly

E Dolphin -

A really lovely property and very well presented with very good facilities.


R Misson -

Ideal location in town and very appropriate for our needs. Very comfortable beds and lovely showers.


P Humphreys -

Lovely property, and thoroughly enjoyed its facilities.


Robert Harrison -

Excellent property. Very well equipped and furnished.


Jb Kirby -

The property was above our expectations. All ages were happy - from 2 to 86years. It was great to be in walking distance to shops, castle and the centre of Alnwick.


L Semans -

The property was beautiful, very spacious and comfortable and very well appointed. Attention to detail was excellent and the welcome pack of food was a lovely surprise. Its location was perfect and we will most certainly consider a re-visit when we're in Northumbria again!


A Drake -

The property is large and spacious, and we did not feel on top of each other


J Wright -

The house was fantastic,had everything we could of hoped for.We really hope/looking forward to coming back.


R Bacon -

Very clean, very spacious, suited all our needs as ages ranged from 1 year to 65 years, location was excellent. A very impressive property. The owners were very kind in leaving us a lot of welcome gifts inc fruit bread milk butter - the kitchen had everything you would ever need!!


C E Taylor -

Excellent


J S Shepherd -

Excellent property, very clean and spacious.


K.L. Bennett -

I can't fault Wesley Holly, it was absolutely excellent. I want to live there!


E R Greybrook -

We were all impressed by the high standard of the accommodation, and could not fault anything - we have already recommended it to like-minded friends.


J A Nicolopulo -

It was much more spacious than we were anticipating! Three en suite bedrooms and a bathroom meant that we were all out of each other's way, so no queuing in the morning. Excellently presented, I wouldn't hesitate to recommend the property to anyone.


J Jones -

It was very spacious, clean and welcoming on arrival. The owners were very approachable and left an excellent welcome pack for us on arrival.


Se Skelton -

Clean, spacious, pleasant, handy.


A Barry -

Was a lovely cottage - it was nice that the owners recommended keeping the heating on and provided additional heaters - it was well equiped


M Hull-Brown -

Really good. Historic, comfortable.


Y Crabbe -

Very homely - lovely touch with the welcome tray and milk and bread. It is a beutiful accomodation in a lovely location, with everything you need on yiour doorstep. Alnwick is lovely and all the people are so friendly . We will definately return again for another stay.


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Help & Advice

Call us: 01228 599960


What our customers say

E Dolphin - May 2013

A really lovely property and very well presented with very good facilities.


R Misson - April 2013

Ideal location in town and very appropriate for our needs. Very comfortable beds and lovely showers.


P Humphreys - February 2013

Lovely property, and thoroughly enjoyed its facilities.


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