The Gate Lodge, Northumberland
- an extra special romantic hideaway exclusively for two persons
- awarded rare 100% Enjoy England quality grading
- detached and very spacious
- all on one level
- infrared sauna
- en-suite bath and shower / wet room
- super-king-size bed
- quality bicycles and helmets
- private south-facing garden and patio
New for summer 2012, The Gate Lodge at Cheviot Holiday Cottages in Northumberland creates a new first-class standard for holiday cottage accommodation!
The Gate Lodge offers a brand new and dynamic concept in cottage holidays, where the very best in self-catering, with all the independence and freedom this offers, is combined with the
extra services one might expect from a top-class hotel! It has been awarded a very rare 100% across all aspects of the Enjoy England national quality grading scheme.
Whether your taste is for an active lifestyle or gentle relaxation, our aim is to provide you with the ultimate in private luxury, enabling you the opportunity to choose one or combine both.
You can spend valuable time relaxing together in very comfortable accommodation, choosing to cook and eat healthily using a steam oven, or reinvigorate and relax in your very own
infrared sauna, or luxuriate with a glass of champagne in the double-ended bath and large wet-room with rain-shower.
You can explore our beautiful surroundings on foot or using the high-quality bicycles we provide with this cottage. There are abundant quiet country lanes to walk or cycle starting from the
lodge. Choose it for your honeymoon, a special celebration or anniversary, or simply because you're looking for the very best self-catering accommodation in England!
Early arrival is available from 2.00 pm. You will be greeted by the smell of hot crusty bread and homemade soup, plus a vase of flowers and a bowl of fresh fruit on the table.
Although this lodge is exclusively for two persons, it has the floor area of a four-person holiday cottage. It is a very spacious detached boutique holiday cottage all on one level, with
wonderful country views throughout and full central heating.
The relaxing living room boasts a stunning stone fireplace and a remote-controlled log-burner. There is solid light oak furniture and flooring throughout, with silk curtains and upholstered
window seats. A Harmon Kardon sound system (CD, digital radio and iPod bridge) in the lounge has additional ceiling speakers in both the bedroom and bathroom / wet room with separate
wall-mounted controls. A 42 inch flat-screen plasma TV, a DVD player with a selection of DVDs / CDs, a direct dial-in phone, and free Wi-Fi are also included.
The kitchen area is particularly light and sunny as it has both a huge glass roof-light and the entire south wall is a gorgeous feature with oak-framed glass and doors (privacy blinds fitted)
leading out to a private patio and garden. Here you will find garden furniture and fresh herbs for cooking.
The superbly designed blue English oak kitchen has granite surfaces and a granite-centre workstation / dining table. The fitted appliances include a ceramic hob, electric fan oven, steam
oven, refrigerator, freezer, dishwasher, washer / drier and microwave. Quality crockery, glassware, cutlery and many other extras are provided, including an electric bread maker, coffee grinder
and soup maker.
The super-king bedroom has a 3000 pocket sprung mattress and offers a choice of duvet tog rating and pillows preference. The window seat overlooks the lawn and there is a flat-screen
LED wall-mounted TV and sound system. Bathrobes and slippers are provided for your comfort.
The en-suite comprises a fully-tiled generous bathroom with intergral sound system, double-ended bath and walk-in wet-room incorporating a rain shower and power-shower hose.
Plentiful bath sheets and hand towels are provided.
Both the lounge and bathroom lead into a private relaxation room with a stunning, curved glass Far Infrared Sauna made from
non-allergenic / non-toxic Canadian hemlock. The sauna, which is simple to operate, heats up in minutes and offers significant health benefits for everyone. Privacy blinds and silk curtains to
are fitted in both the bedroom and sauna room. Privacy blinds and silk curtains are fitted in all rooms. Sauna towels are provided.
You can access prices and availability for this property on-line in our prices page.