Rennington House

Alnwick, Northumberland

In sporting country close to the castle-dotted coast - privacy, comfortable space for 12 and a pub within a few minutes’ walk 


6 bedrooms


Sleeps 12


Dream up an occasion and head for Rennington House! A classic Georgian farmhouse, it’s smart, in a family-friendly way with green views, in an acre of lawned garden, three minutes’ walk from the excellent village pub, four miles from handsome Alnwick and close to vast sandy stretches of Northumbrian coast. Great for bird watching and castle visiting, this is golfing and field sports country too. You can have a couple of dogs indoors and hire or stable your own horses. Everything here, from boot room to bedroom, has been well thought through; centrally heated and double-glazed. The kitchen lacks nothing – there’s a family/games room off it – you can all eat there or in the dining room with its hunting prints and piano. Any amount of catering can be arranged and, if you’ve something big to celebrate, the beamed barn (with trampoline and table tennis) transforms into a party room at the drop of a hat or two. You’ve a big, light, relaxing sitting room with open fire; the four first-floor bedrooms share the big bathroom; the other two (up a fairly steep stair), a good shower room. All very comfortable and welcoming.


  • Hot tub
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool
  • Mobile reception
  • Oven
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Hob
  • Parking on premises
  • Barbecue
  • Free parking nearby
  • Meals available
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Breakfast available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Central heating
  • Wheelchair access
  • Limited mobility
  • Air conditioning
  • Washing machine
  • Garden
  • Television
  • Tennis court
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Children welcome
  • Books and toys
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair


  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles


  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

& pricing

Booking information

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Booking restrictions
Minimum stay: 3 nights. 3 nights on weekdays. 3 nights at weekends. 7 nights in high season.
No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Restaurants three miles away.


Nightly price
from £171
Weekly price
from £1200
Damage deposit
3 night stays £945 - £1575.
1 House for 12
From £1716 bedrooms


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The neighbourhood

Local points of interest from Sarah & Stuart Lang

  • Rennington House was owned by the Duke of Northumberland for his tenant farmers and is surrounded by his famous wild grey partridge shoot and Percy Hunt country.
  • The party barn has a table tennis table, trampoline, swingball, short tennis, snooker and dart board and lovely twinkly fairy lights for fun nights. Perfect for keeping the children busy on rainy days.
  • The vegetable patch and orchard will have seasonal goodies for guests to try courtesy of John Holmes our lovely gardner.
  • The harbours of Craster, Beadnell and Amble are nearby and boat trips to the Farne Islands leave from Seashouses, also famous for it's fish and chips
  • Alnwick, Bamburgh, Chillingham, Warkworth, Dunstanburgh.....all nearby castles which saw many Border Reiver battles and are rich with the regions history and some more recent Harry Potter and Downton Abbey action.
  • Local chefs can prepare meals and celebration dinners on request.