Inside the hotel is very elegant. The lobby area has a large sweeping stair case, and elegant paintings and antiques. There is also a drawing room with fine antique furnishings, where traditional northumbrian afternoon tea is served in front of a roaring log fire.
Originally a Georgian Country House, this large building is very impressive.
The 50 rooms are furnished individually with soft elegant fabrics and have all modern ameneties. There are also a number of four poster rooms and suites.
The elegantly decorated restaurant offers a delightful menu using local produce. It also offers panormaic views of the northumberland coastline. There is also a pub - the linden which was the converted granary.