Mount Hooley Lodge

ID: S134780

  • Bedrooms 4
  • ・ Sleeps 8
  • ・ Pets 3

Snaptrip says

Mount Hooley Lodge receives high praise for its stunning views, comfortable beds, and relaxing atmosphere. Guests appreciate the well-equipped property, the welcoming hosts, and the additional features such as a hot tub and bbq hut. Its location offers a perfect blend of seclusion and proximity to the local village, with lovely shops and walks. The lodge is consistently described as a beautiful and immaculate retreat, ideal for unwinding and reconnecting with friends and nature.

Guests that stayed at this property said

Reviews consistently mention the immaculate condition of the lodge, indicating top marks for cleanliness.

The lodge's location is described as breathtaking and secluded, yet close to a bustling town, suggesting an excellent location score.

Guests rave about comfortable beds and the relaxing environment, which warrants a perfect comfort score.

The property is noted as well-equipped with a hot tub and bbq hut, and no negative comments on maintenance, leading to a high facilities score.

While guests express gratitude towards the hosts, there is no specific mention of gifts, so it is not possible to assess thoughtfulness in this context.

About this property

Mount Hooley Lodge is the ultimate in log cabin accommodation. Standing 1200 feet above sea level over looking the beautiful South Tyne Valley.

Log cabin living at it’s finest! Mount Hooley Lodge is stunning and comes complete with a fabulous deck and hot tub with uninterrupted views over the South Tyne Valley

This tardis of a cabin sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms. Accommodation is all on one level, stylish and contemporary with open plan living dining and kitchen area where wide patio doors open up onto the deck. Attention to detail is second to none with striking bare log interior walls, antler light fitting and soft tan leather sofas with fur cushions. The kitchen is well fitted with all the usual appliances you’d expect of a high end rental and the large wooden dining table with high back chairs is perfect for chatting over dinner. The log burning stove keeps this lovely living area warm and cosy during the chilly evenings and cooler months. The bedrooms are beautifully furnished with soft comfortable beds and plenty of storage for all your gear.

If you fancy relaxing on top of the world this is the place for you… but this Canadian log cabin is quite special, , it’s built from 12” diameter logs which also feature on the cabin interior. Beside the log burning stove the property is heated by a ground source heat pump which also supplies hot water to the property - an innovative eco- friendly cabin.

Get away from it all in Alston, the highest market town in England with a good range of shops, craft galleries, coffee shops and pubs. The town is perched in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, an ideal spot if explore by foot or by bike. This is a beautiful and unique landscape of fells, open moorlands, mountain streams, rivers and waterfalls. Take a trip on the highest narrow-gauge railway in England at the South Tynedale Railway which has a station at Alston. Ride through the valleys and mountains and enjoy a whistle stop tour of the wonderful countryside landscape.

Sleeps: 8Bedrooms: 4Beds: 2 x King-size bed - zip and link can be twin beds. 2 x double beds.Bedlinen and towels: Duvet with linen and towelsBathrooms: 2. 1 x Bathroom with shower and WC. 1 x Bathroom with over bath shower and WC.Accessibility: Accommodation all on one levelKitchen and utilities: Kitchen area with electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, wine fridge and dishwasher. Utility room with washer/dryer, sink and storage.Facilities for families: Travel cot and highchair. Outside: Deck with hot tub.Pets: Pets welcome @ £25 per pet per week.Parking: Off road parking.Nearest amenities: 1 mile from a pub, 1 mile from a shop in Alston.Coast: 54 miles from a beach.General: Electricity included. Starter fuel for stove provided. Wi-Fi. Travel cot and highchair. Patio with settees and chairs. Firepit barbecue. Off road parking. Shops/pub 1 miles in Alston. Duvets with linen and towels. Hot Tub on decking.Cottage Availability: Short breaks available, minimum three nights stay.Important note: No smoking

You may need to pay an Accidental Damage Deposit or Accidental Damage Deposit Waiver for this property. Where applicable we will contact you in good time before your holiday with further details and to take payment.

Nearby points of interest

  • Hub Heritage & Transport Museum
  • South Tynedale Railway
  • Epiacum Roman Fort

Reviews (7)

  • Mr Binns

    Mount Hooley Lodge is simply stunning. It is extremely well appointed, spacious and has the most wonderful views. The bbq hut is a welcome addition and the hot tub perfectly placed to watch the sunset. If you can drag yourself away, there are lovely walks from Alston along the Rivers Nent and South Tyne. Special thanks to Chris and Marion who are the most wonderful hosts. The only downside was having to leave, but we will be back!

  • Mr Stronach

    We visit this property yearly and have done for several years. It never fails to impress. Chris and Marion could be nicer or ore helpful, even when we fail to find the the drawer of kitchen utensils or leave a dressing gown in the lodge ! We will return.

  • Mrs Sheilds

    We visited with friends this weekend and it will be hard to leave. The property is very well equipped and location on top of the world is a great description. We arrived on the Friday night after a hectic week at work and immediately felt at home. Hot tub just finished the day off and totally relaxed us all for a very comfortable nights sleep in four beautiful bedrooms with very comfortable beds. A short walk into the village on Saturday with some lovely little shops and a selection of different walks for all abilities in the area. This truly is the most relaxing place to come and I will definitely be booking it again soon for trips with other friends as well as the group this weekend who will make this a regular trip to wind down. Thank you to the lovely owners who made us so welcome and have made a beautiful experience for others.

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