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Akeld Self-catering Cottage

Self-catering Holiday Cottage near Wooler in Northumberland National Park, North East England

A Self-catering Holiday Cottage for up to 6
near the Cheviot Hills & the Northumberland Coast, in North East England

Conifer self-catering cottage, Northumberland

Welcome to Conifer self-catering holiday rental cottage, for up to 6 people, adjacent to Kimmerston Riding Centre in beautiful countryside near the Cheviot Hills and the Northumberland Coast.

Conifer Cottage Accommodation

Conifer cottage lounge  

Adjacent to Kimmerston Riding Centre, with three bedrooms, one double and two twin (bedding provided free of charge); The sitting room has an open fire (coal also provided free of charge) with a beautiful view towards the Cheviot hills. There is a colour TV and a video recorder some DVDs .

The kitchen has an electric cooker and microwave food processor and a washing machine. There is a large play area at the back of the cottage and for those sunny evenings there is a barbeque provided. There are lots of heaters in the cottage.

Conifer cottage kitchen  

  • All beds come with duvets and all bedding is provided at no extra cost - towels are not provided at Conifer.
  • The cottage has storage heaters (no central heating).There is no extra cost for electricity
  • There is no public transport to or from Conifer Cottage. There is plenty of car parking at the back of the cottage.
  • the key can be collected from the cottage opposite the stables.
  • Milk groceries and newspapers are available from Milfield, open 7 days a week. There is a small Marks and Spencer and an Asda and Tesco at Berwick, 14 miles away, or some very good shops in Wooler 7 miles away.

  • The water supply at Conifer is from a private spring and the bins are collected on a Tuesday

  • Check in time is 4.00pm and check out time is 10.00am

   Conifer cottage double bedroom

Local Area

The local vicinity has no shortage of good old-fashioned English pubs that have managed to avoid the "advantages" of modernisation. There are also many fine restaurants within a short drive of the cottages, whilst Tillmouth Park Hotel with its majestic grounds is perfect for that extra special evening. The Red lion Pub in Milfield is very popular, the thatched Black Bull pub at Etal is in a very pretty village and there is very good food in Wooler at the Milan's and now a new Tapas bar

Why not visit the Cornhill-on-Tweed website - for:
   • information about the local area, facilities, accommodation, good
   • dining and excellent village shop and cafe and the Collingwood Arms Hotel


Garden at Akeld self-catering cottage, Northumberland   Akeld self-catering cottage, Northumberland

Area Activities


Conifer Cottage is situated on the country estate where you can find a host of attractions and activities including Etal Castle, Heatherslaw Light Railway, cycling, fishing Ford Castle and much more.

Holy Island is some 15 miles away. The very spectacular Bamburgh Castle is a twenty-minute drive, as is Seahouses Harbour from where boat trips around the Farne Islands bird sanctuary depart. The famous Alnwick Garden is now open to the public.


Whilst the Cheviot Hills offers many a challenging ten-mile hike, some guests are happy to stroll down to the river and merely enjoy the view. For organised walks visit


Good local, inexpensive fishing (within walking distance) on the River Till is always available and Salmon fishing on the famous waters of the Tweed, or any of its tributaries, can be arranged.


Bamburgh Castle Golf Course, described by the AA as one of the most beautiful courses in Britain, takes visitors all year round. There is also Doddington golf course only three miles away where it is as if you are on top of the world! There are also several other golf courses in the area.


Just a stone throw away (2 miles) Is the Borders Gliding Club  were you can soar like a bird over the wild Northumbrian countryside.Sit back and relax as the earth slips gently beneath graceful silent wings.
   Phone 01668 216284 (weekends)
   01665 712253 (weekdays)

Akeld self-catering cottage, Northumberland     


Please check our Prices & Availability

  • Please note, Conifer Cottage bookings run from Saturday 3.00pm to Saturday 10.00am.
  • Terms: a 50% deposit is payable on booking. The balance is due two weeks before arrival.
  • Cheques payable to Mr Jeffreys.
  • Please note we do not take credit cards.
  • Short breaks are available at the competitive rate of £75 per night for 2 people There is an extra charge of £10 per person (Not per night )after 2 people
  • minimum of 2 nights unless you are riding
  • This is very competitive for 3 people or over and allows you to come and go as you wish even breakfast in the garden.
  • Check in time is 4.00pm and check out time is 10.00am

See our review on Trip Advisor 26-Conifer Cottage - Wooler Holiday Cottages - TripAdvisor

See PDFs for:BrochureAccess StatementBooking form

Jane Jeffreys
Kimmerston Riding Centre
NE71 6JH
Tel: 01668216283
Fax: 01668216099



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