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Cleugh Manor; Superb Entertaining Space for Families, History and Nature Lovers

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms8
Space 12,916 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

6 bedroom, 8 bathroom Border Manor with spectacular Mountain Views

Built in 1893 by the afamed architect Norman Shaw, this stunning fully renovated 6 bedroom, 8 bathroom house would keep any group occupied, with a pub style games room (with full size snooker table and fully functional bar), cinema room, covered pool(available May- August), spa (with steam room and juccuzi), gym, a chef's dream kitchen, library, and more, your every desire is catered to at Cleugh Manor. If the house isn't enough to keep one occupied, the Manor is ideally situated on extensive grounds which adjoin the reservoir within Kielder Forest, one of Europe's largest forests and National Parks. Ideal for nature lovers and outdoor pursuits, golf, fishing, hiking, and zip lining, only name a few of the activities available close by. Cleugh Manor is also at the heart of countless sites to see both in Scotland and England as a border property smack in-between Newcastle-Upon-Tyne and Edinburgh. Other than these impressive cities Alnwick, Floors Castle, the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, Traquair House for ale lovers, Melrose Village are only a few of the many historic and fascinating places to visit. With so much available, your stay at the Cleugh Manor is guaranteed to be a memorable, and one you will likely want to repeat. If you have any questions please feel free to call 07555104514.


Owner
Cleugh Manor
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, Hindi
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

Amenities

Rochester Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 12916 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
    Bathroom 8 -
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • 5 bedrooms are doubles, and 1 bedroom has 2 singles. All bedrooms have en-suites. A downstairs (ground floor) room converts into an easy access seventh bedroom with attached half bath.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • forests
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Cleugh Manor; Superb Entertaining Space for Families, History and Nature Lovers
average rating of 4.785714 based on 28 reviews
5

Surpassed our expectations.

  • 5 of 5

We had an 8 night stay at Cleugh Manor for my 50th birthday celebrations. We needed somewhere that would accept a large party of guests and their dogs and had all we wanted.

A very comfortable and beautiful place within sublime grounds.

We especially loved our walks around the Manor, the river was a surprise and the dogs and children loved the plodge.

We had beautiful weather throughout our stay, the swimming pool was a disappointment even with the best of intentions to help heat it, we only ventured in a couple of times before the teeth chattering got a bit noisy.

The rooms were gorgeous, all our guests had to pull straws on who got which room as there was something in each for everyone.

The men loved the games room, it was hard some days to get everyone together as they had all gone into different areas of the house, but that was all part of the fun.

If I was to have a constructive critique about certain aspects, I'd have the hot tub outside to enjoy the beautiful surroundings.

The gazebo was a great idea but it was too hidden away to enjoy the gardens, however we had such great sunshine, we brought the furniture out onto the lawn.

Maybe a welcome pack with instructions on how to use certain things in the house.

Thank you for the bottle of fizz too that was a very kind touch to make the beginning of my special birthday sparkle.

We all had a great time, the enclosed court yard was a blessing for the dogs to enjoy their holiday too without any stress of them escaping.

I don't have a bad word to say about this property and would wholeheartedly recommend it for the perfect retreat.

Thank you for having us.

P.S. A walkie talkie would be a great idea if we ever came back. It's that vast to find everyone sometimes :)

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The staff are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We are going to be installing a second outdoor Jacuzzi next year so please check it out when you come next. We are going to have an instruction pack done up for Cleugh Manor which we will publish shortly. The pool was delayed in heating as it had just undergone some repairs so we were a bit late in getting it heated up. It takes about a day to increase the temperature by one degree, but we intend starting earlier next year so you can thoroughly enjoy it. Thank you for such a warm and lovely comment - we are part of a micro-economy here and your comments and business is a huge help to us. We look forward to seeing you soon. Kind regards, Cleugh Manor Staff
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5

Lovely house and idyllic setting.

  • 5 of 5

Very well equipped house. Fantastic setting, perfect for walking the dogs. We really enjoyed the pool and the cinema room too.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

My parents golden wedding anniversary

  • 5 of 5

It was brilliant, the on-line images do not do it justice.

Loads of rooms and space plus lots of things to do even if the weather is not great!

All the rooms are very spacious, the property is very well appointed with lots of luxury items you would not expect in a rental.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing place would recommend to anyone only a couple of things to change

  • 5 of 5

We had a family weekend of which there were 12 of us 6 adults 6 children and we all loved the house all had something to do and plenty of space so never felt we were on top of each other the pool games room and cinema room were a massive hit with everyone the kitchen amazing and the beds all so comfy the only criticism I would have is that the drawing room is wasted and not a room any of felt comfortable sitting in so a suggestion would be to put some nice comfortable sofas and atv in this room because when you have large parties like ours there aren't enough comfy seats for everyone to sit together and the indoor hot tub should definitely be outside and maybe heat the pool but apart from that well done cleugh house it really is an amazing place you have and we will definitely be back thanks

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Brilliant

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic property its like being in a fairy tale. This house has all the facilities you can imagine, including a swimming pool, hot tub, steam room, full sized snooker table, darts and other lots lots of games. We found the house nice and clean and even got presents when we first arrived. The staff are friendly and polite and were able to resolve things immediately. Thank you for a wonderful stay we will be back very soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful house. However !!

  • 3 of 5

The house was wonderful but there were some things which were not up to the standards we were expecting.

1) The downstairs toilet and wash area had a drain type smell which permeated into the hallway and was very unpleasant

2) Not all televisions were in working order

3) The cinema room surround sound system was not working and therefore made use of cinema not possible

4) Internet was hopeless. You had to go outside to get a signal likewise if you needed to make or receive a call on your mobile.

5) Pots and pans were left filthy and had to be scrubbed clean before use as they were left greasy. The ovens were absolutely filthy

6) Conservatory roof was leaking

7) Unfortunately the week we were on holiday it was cold and wet, one upstairs radiator was leaking so couldn't be left turned on

8) Underfloor heating wasn't working properly.

9) Many appliances in the kitchen were disconnected

10) Many areas of the house were dirty and clearly hadn't been dusted for months.

Good points were the swimming pool. Hot tub ( You can't use Hot tub and Sauna simultaneously) Walks.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

For local attractions visit: http://cleughmanor.com/explore-the-location.html

For local activities visit: http://cleughmanor.com/activities.html

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $289.65
Pet Fee $64.37
Damage Deposit $450.57

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.