The Cottage

Welcome inside Coble Cottage! The newest cottage on Holy Island has been architect-designed, built, furnished and equipped to the highest specification including wonderful original modern works of art commissioned for Coble Cottage from around the world.

Tour of the Cottage

When you arrive at Coble Cottage, the front door brings you into a useful porch area with racking for shoes and boots and coat hooks. The porch also houses the wireless router from which unlimited free WIFI is provided. The hall leads to the four en suite bedrooms, a downstairs cloakroom and the utility room. Large patio doors from the hall lead onto the pretty, sheltered courtyard with ample seating; ideal for summer evening drinks or a sunlit brunch.

The staircase, with its built-in children’s gates at the top and the bottom, leads up to the stunning, open plan living area filled with light and with its spectacular views of Lindisfarne Castle.

Bedroom 1

A beautifully light and airy bedroom, overlooking the pretty courtyard. There is a king size double bed, built in wardrobes, a trouser press and a flat screen TV with built in DVD player. A hair dryer is provided, and there is keypad-operated safe for your valuables.

The en suite bathroom is equipped with high spec Villeroy & Boch sanitary ware, including double wash basins, a bath with overhead shower and a WC.

Bedroom 2

A comfortable south-facing twin bedded room, overlooking quiet St Cuthbert’s Square.

This bedroom has a flat screen TV with built in DVD player, a hairdryer, a trouser press and fitted wardrobes. The en suite shower room is equipped with a large power shower and Villeroy & Boch single wash basin and WC.

Bedroom 3

The perfect children’s bedroom fitted with full size bunk beds. The bottom bunk has generous headroom and is very comfortable for adults or children. Due to limited headroom, the top bunk is recommended for children only. If you have 8 adults in your party, there is enough room for you to place the mattress from the top bunk on the floor of the room if you wish. The room has its own flat screen TV with built in DVD player and an en suite shower room with shower and Villeroy & Boch single wash basin and WC.

Bedroom 4

With a view overlooking the pretty courtyard, this double room has a 4ft 6” double bed. Fitted wardrobes with mirror doors provide plenty of storage space and there is a flat screen TV with built in DVD player. The en suite shower room with Villeroy & Boch fittings includes a shower, single wash basin and WC.

High quality beds are all made up with fine Sheridan Egyptian cotton bed linen and Christies towels are provided in the bathrooms. Duvets are all hypoallergenic and both goose down and hypoallergenic pillows are provided.

Utility Room

The utility room is equipped with an AEG washing machine so that you don’t have to go home with bags full of dirty washing. Washing detergent is provided. There are ample clothes -drying racks and the washing machine can be used as a tumble drier if necessary. An ironing board and iron are provided.

Sitting Room

A stunning room with unobstructed views out to Lindisfarne Castle and the harbour. There is ample, comfortable seating for relaxing after a day out, a 42” flat screen TV, stereo and a bluray DVD player. A selection of DVDs and CDs are provided.


Equipped to the highest specification, the kitchen offers a range oven, a large American style fridge freezer, a double sink unit with filtered water tap, and dishwasher. Washing up liquid and dishwasher tablets are provided. A full range of utensils, pans and serving dishes are provided, along with staples such as herbs and spices.

A welcome pack of food and beverages, prepared by the Holy Island Store, will greet you on your arrival.

Dining area

With the ability to comfortably seat 10, the dining table is perfect for entertaining if you’d like to invite your friends for the day.

Fine bone china crockery and matching serving dishes, designer cutlery and a full range of Dartington glasses make for a luxurious dining experience. A high chair is available on request.

Children’s area

Beyond the dining area, but still within view of the kitchen, is a further seating area,with comfortable armchairs and its own 42” flat screen TV. A selection of toys, games and books for children of all ages are provided and this area would be ideal for use as a playroom if children are with you.


Coble Cottage is fully double glazed and oil centrally heated. Bedrooms are fitted with plantation shutters / light proof curtains. Adjacent bike storage is available.

Regrettably Coble Cottage is unable to welcome animal guests.