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Akeld Manor House - Cottage holidays in Wooler, Northumberland

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A gracious manor and cottages of mellow stone . . . between history-steeped hills and a coast of golden sands . . .Standing proudly at the foot of the Cheviot Hills, on the edge of the glorious Northumberland National Park and only 15 miles from the alternating sands and rocks of the coastline, Akeld Manor cottages offer the perfect setting for a holiday in England's fascinating and beautiful Border country. The gracious Manor House and its cluster of cottages and mellow stone buildings have been sensitively renovated and converted to create an outstanding collection of holiday properties - all with shared use of a superb choice of facilities. A leisure building houses a wide range of amenities (available daily, all the year round) which include an indoor heated swimming pool with changing and shower facilities, a Jacuzzi and sauna. There is a well-equipped multi-gym, too, and the first floor of the building features a large games room (with pool table, table tennis and football game) and a separate snooker room with full-size antique table. The cottages are set in acres of shared grounds, which offer space for relaxing and for children to play, and they lie within 2 miles of the shops and inns at Wooler.
The Northumberland National Park stretches south through Kielder and Wark Forests as far as Hadrian's Wall, and north to the Scottish border. Long stretches of sand can be found lining the coast south of Berwick-upon-Tweed (16 miles). At Beal (13 miles), the road to Holy Island runs gently down to the shore, where it becomes a causeway covered and impassable at high tide.
These quaint cottages, some of which have originally been cartsheds and byres are charmingly set in small groups within the spacious and colourful grounds. The large Manor House (which provides accommodation for parties of 15), also has a splendid large walled garden allowing total privacy. The setting of these cosy cottages is intriguing, many with small courtyards and gardens, a truly interesting and imaginative conversion full of detail and character - the individual and tasteful interiors are delightful. Shops 2 miles.

Facilities at Akeld Manor House

Games Room - Fun for all the family

Four Poster Bed

Cottage with a four poster bedWhy not add a little romance to your holiday in Northumberland?. The property is equipped with a four poster bed giving an additional cottage feel and charm.

Indoor Pool

Access to an Indoor PoolWhen you book a holiday at Akeld Manor House you also get access to an indoor pool. An indoor pool is perfect for a swim what ever weather Northumberland decides to produce on your holiday. Imagine being able to start your day of touring Northumberland with a refreshing swim in an indoor pool - bliss!

Open Fire / Log Burning Stove

Open FirePlanning a winter break in Northumberland? A lovely way to enjoy a cold winter's evening is to spend it in front of the open fire or log burning stove. So if you are looking for that authentic country cottage feel on a winters evening then Akeld Manor House could be your perfect choice.

Types of break

Short cottage breaks in Northumberland

Available for short breaksGreat news if you just want to get away for a long weekend or short break. Akeld Manor House accepts bookings for short breaks. So if you fancy a few days in Northumberland to recharge your batteries then this cottage is well worth consideration.

Family holidays in Northumberland

Family Cottage BreaksAkeld Manor House sleeps up to 15 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in Northumberland then Akeld Manor House could be just the ticket.


More about Akeld Manor House

This splendid eight-bedroom manor house was once the main house of the estate. It is set separately from the courtyard, and has its own fine walled garden. Offering spacious accommodation for up to fifteen people, it has a utility room with pool table. Entrance hall leading to large sitting room with open fire and dining room. Snug with open fire and television. Airy farmhouse kitchen with Aga. Cloakroom with toilet. Maid's pantry/laundry. First floor: Very large master double bedroom with (5ft bed), and sitting area with television. Single bedroom. Nursery with two cots. Two twin bedrooms. Two further double bedrooms, one with four-poster bed (5ft). Two bathrooms with toilet, one with bidet. Large shower room with toilet. Second floor: Two bedrooms with sloping ceilings; one double and one twin.

  • Open fires - fuel at cost
  • Shared facility charge (excl VAT) £49 (July-Sept), £87 (Oct-June) pw; pro rata per short break
  • Two additional televisions
  • Dishwasher
  • Two highchairs and two cots
  • Utility room with coin-operated pool table
  • Walled garden with furniture
  • Friday to Friday

  • Bed linen inc
  • Cot
  • highchair
  • television
  • DVD
  • Microwave Oven
  • Washing machine
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Shared gardens and grounds
  • Garden furniture
  • Parking
  • Indoor heated swimming pool (30ft x 15ft) and Jacuzzi with shower and changing facilities (open daily 9am to 8pm all year round)
  • Sauna
  • Games room with table tennis, coin-operated pool table and football game
  • Snooker room (adults only)
  • Multi-gym
  • No smoking (anywhere on complex)

Note: Use of the pool is occasionally shared with other properties at Akeld Manor not featured in this brochure.


  • Indoor heated swimming pool and Jacuzzi with shower and full changing facilities
    (available daily all year round; 9am to 8pm)
  • Sauna (foc) with small sitting area
  • Fully equipped fitness room
  • Games room with table tennis and football game
  • Separate snooker room with full-size antique table (for adults only)
  • Separate pool table with 2 coin-operated tables

  • Games Room
  • Ideal for a short break
  • Close to a pub
  • Four poster bed
  • Open fire / log burner
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Washing Machine
  • High Chair


    Price: £ from 1333

    This cottage Sleeps 15


    Enjoy an evening drink or a pub lunch at the nearby pub

    Cottage address

    Akeld Manor


    As you can see Akeld Manor is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Wooler. And well suited to explore the whole of Northumberland.

    Things to do & places to visit in Northumberland near Akeld Manor House

    There are plenty of great places to vist near Akeld Manor House. Take a look at out holiday ideas pages for details of many places that are well worth considering visiting whilst on holiday at Akeld Manor House.

    swimming-pool - places to go in Northumberland

    Morpeth Swimming Pool

    01670 514 665

    New Market
    NE61 1PR

    castle - places to go in Northumberland

    Kielder Castle Forest Park Centre

    01434 250 209

    NE48 1ER

    swimming-pool - places to go in Northumberland

    Swimming Pool Centre

    01498 207 27

    Park Road
    NE49 9BP

    museum - places to go in Northumberland

    Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum

    01670 519 466

    Chantry Place
    NE61 1PJ

    castle - places to go in Northumberland

    Aydon Castle

    01434 632 450

    NE45 5PJ

    church - places to go in Northumberland

    St Mary Magdalene Church

    01670 512 527

    NE61 3PZ

    castle - places to go in Northumberland

    Prudhoe Castle

    01661 833 459

    NE42 6NA

    castle - places to go in Northumberland

    Chillingham Castle

    01668 215 359

    NE66 5NJ

    swimming-pool - places to go in Northumberland

    Rothbury Swimming Pool

    01669 202 87

    Silverton Lane
    NE65 7RJ

    swimming-pool - places to go in Northumberland

    Blythe Swimming Pool

    01670 352 943

    Bolam Avenue
    NE24 5BT


    Visitor Reviews


    " Good points - Heating and cooking with arga great. Plenty of room for all. Bad Points−Having to pay for the pool table that was in the manor house that we had payed for, and we also had to pay £107 for the pool and other games facility's the price in cottages 4 you does not include VAT. Another small point linen did not include towels. "


    " Positives - really good sized rooms, pool table, access to the swimming pool Bad Points−No towels provided and only 1 shower between 15 people. Also had to pay a service charge which we did not expect. "


    " Good points - Location Bad Points−When we arrived we were informed there was an additional £45 to pay and if we wanted to use the log fire that was extra too. We were also informed when the heating would come on, I feel we should've had control over this. There was 1 shower for the whole house which is not sufficient. The décor of the house was very old with chipped wall paint etc. And felt very dreary and drab. Overall we were very disappointed with the accommodation. "


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    Akeld Manor House

    Akeld Manor House is located in Wooler

    Akeld Manor House sleeps 15

    Akeld Manor House price range is from 1333

    Akeld Manor House is in Wooler, Northumberland

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