Castleview is a comfortable 18th century Georgian townhouse adjacent to Alnwick Castle and situated in the town centre of Alnwick opposite the Castle Barbican.
We have two double bedrooms one of which can easily become a family room.
The Duchess Elizabeth room with a victorian brass bed, period furnishings, en suite, TV with DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities and spectacular views over the castle walls.
The Duke Hugh room has a sumptuous four poster bed,en suite, period furnishings, TV with DVD player, tea and coffee making facilities and wonderful views overlooking the castle.
The house now also benefits from wireless internet connection.
Alnwick is an ideal base for exploring the beautiful Northumberland countryside and coastline where there are ancient castles galore and the magnificent Cheviot hills.
We can provide a good selection of maps, books and information about the surrounding area as well as cycle storage .
Full english breakfast using local fresh produce and home made bread. Vegetarian breakfasts also served. Special diets can also be catered for.
CAR PARKING : Parking permits provided on cobbles adjacent to Castleview
DIRECTIONS BY ROAD : From the South(A1) take the Alnwick exit A1068 for Alnwick town centre.
.After Approx. 1 1/2 miles pass through the stone arch into the centre of town. After 200yds take the right-hand fork into Narrowgate and continue for 1/4 mile.The b&b is on your left at the top of Bailiffgate opposite Athey Antiques and the main entrance to the castle.
From the North take the Boulmer/Alnwick Garden exit. At the top of the slip road go right then 1st right(signposted to Eglingham).Follow this road for 1 mile to a small roundabout and take the first exit. This takes you downhill with stunning views over the castle. Cross the 'Lion Bridge' and go up a steep hill. Parking is on the cobbles on Bailiffgate.