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Luxury Holiday Hampers

Add Something Special to Your Holiday

Want to treat a loved one or organise a surprise for the family waiting for you in your very own gorgeous cottage for when you arrive? Our fabulous holiday hampers from Heather and Bale are perfect! Maybe you just want to treat yourselves during your holiday – after all, you deserve it! Whatever the reason, these 4 luxury hampers have been carefully thought out to include some of the best selections of local produce in the area, for a basket or hamper of goodies. Enjoy a truly luxurious breakfast or go all out for your ‘night in’ in front of the fire.

When booking online, each of these hampers are available to select to add to your holiday. Booking over the phone? Just mention which hamper you’d like to add to a member of our booking team.

Do you want to plan something extra special that’s personalised to you and your partner/friend/family? Why not email us with your requirements to see what we can put together for you.

Our Selection of Hampers

The Coquet Picnic Hamper

This carefully-selected hamper of all-things tasty is best enjoyed either at the beach (try Beadnell Beach, it’s south facing so you get the sun for hours!), or in the ground of a gorgeous country estate such as Cragside House and Gardens. Don’t want to leave the cottage? Set up your own picnic in the back garden of your gorgeous holiday home! Take the picnic hamper home with you too.

Contents: Sylvoz Prosecco DOC Treviso Le Colture Brut NV 70cl, Nettle Cheese Wedge by the Northumberland Cheese Co., Oak Smoked Cheese Wedge by the Northumberland Cheese Co., Carwinley Homemade Poacher’s Choice Chutney 190g, Cottage Delight Pheasant Pate with Fine Champagne 190g, Green Olives with Red Pepper and Garlic 350g, Cottage Delight Apple and Cinnamon Cake 350g, Fentimans Victorian Lemonade 275ml, Fentimans Curiosity Cola 275ml, The Northumbrian Bakehouse Shortbread Biscuits 8 pack, Pipers Cider Vinegar and Seasalt Crisps 150g, Northumbrian Smokehouse Oak Smoked Cashew Nuts 80g, Cottage Delight Sea-Salted Caramel Shortbread Slices, Peters Yard Sourdough Crispbread with Pink Peppercorn 90g, Lemon and Lemon-Sea-Salt Milk Chocolate Bar by North 100g.


The Northumbrian Breakfast Hamper

Wouldn’t it be lovely to arrive to your gorgeous holiday cottage and breakfast be catered for on your first morning? This gorgeous breakfast hamper has it all covered! From locally made granola and fresh muffins and croissants, to local bacon, black pudding and even the option of adding Craster Kippers for a truly authentic Northumbrian Breakfast! What better to set you up for your first day of exploring. Take the hessian bag with leather handles home with you too for a keepsake.

Contents: Bari Breakfast Loose Leaf Tea by Bari Tea 100g, Loose Tea Filters pack of 20, Pumphreys Coffee Special Ground Blend Medium Grind 100g, Cumberland Sausages Turnbullsi n Alnwick x 6, Unsmoked Bacon Rashers Turnbulls in Alnwick x 6, 1/2 Dozen Northumberland Free Range Eggs, Fresh Mushrooms, Fresh Tomatoes, Tiptree CondimentsBlack Pudding Turnbulls in Alnwick, White Farmhouse Bread Locally Baked 800g, Organic Butter Acorn Dairy 250g, Breakfast Muffins Assorted Flavours Locally Baked x 4, Homemade Orange and Grapefruit Marmalade Carwinley 100g, Homemade Damson Jam Carwinley 100g, Triple Fruit Granola Just Live a Little 450g, All Butter Croissants The Geordie Baker x 4, Cloudy Apple Juice Folkington’s Pure Pressed 250ml, Squeezed Orange Juice Folkington’s 250ml.


Optional Extra: Oak Smoked Kipper Fillets from Craster, 2 Pair Vac Pack – £12.00

The ‘Coquet’ Night In

You’ve booked your gorgeous cottage to relax and spend time in. We’re spoiled with fantastic places to eat around the area, but sometimes you just want to have a ‘night in’ in from of the TV with the fire on, relaxing in your own holiday home. We’ve carefully selected some of the most tasty and moreish locally produced produce for a luxury selection of delicious foods to enjoy. They go best with a glass of wine – don’t worry, 2 bottles are included!

Contents: Cheviot Cheese Wedge, Northumberland Cheese Co., Oak Smoked Cheese Wedge Northumberland Cheese Co., Elsdon Goats Cheese Wedge Northumberland Cheese Co., Oak Smoked Cashew Nuts Northumbrian Smokehouse 80g, Rosemary Honey The Travelling Bee Co. 40g, The Cheese Makers Pickle Cottage Delight 115g, Green Olives with Red Pepper and Garlic Cottage Delight 350g, Sourdough Crispbread with Pink Peppercorn Peter’s Yard 90g, Oval Alberts Cottage Delight 150g, Pheasant Pate with Fine Champagne Cottage Delight 190g, Homemade Poachers Choice Chutney Carwinley 190g, Lightly Salted Hand Baked Crisps Brown Bag 150g, Sea Salted Caramel Brownie Milk Chocolate Bizarre Bar The Chocolate Smiths 100g, Raspberry Beret Dark Chocolate Bar North Chocolate 100g, La Tunella Pinot Nero 70cl, La Tunella Pinot Grigio 70cl.

Flowers not included as shown in photo.


The Northumbrian Selection

The creme-de-la-creme of all the hampers is The Northumbrian Selection. A taste of all things local, this gorgeous collection of delicious local produce is designed to enhance your stay right the way through to the end of your holiday, with a few extra goodies to take home too (if they last that long!). From local chocolate and award-winning puddings, to wedges of Northumbrian cheese and oak smoked cashew nuts, there’s something for everyone in this grand selection. Wash it down with some fabulous ales or a bottle of wine. T-total? No problem. There’s a huge bottle of the infamous Fentimans Dandelion & Burdock to take you back to your childhood.

Contents: Spiced Mead Lindisfarne 35cl, Alnwick Gold Alnwick Ale 500ml, Alnwick IPA Alnwick Ale 500ml, Ginger Green Loose Tea Bari Tea Brewery 50g, Tea Brew Filter Bags x 20, Les Becs Fins Cotes du Rhone Rouge, Tardieu-Laurent, France 70cl, Ana Sauvignon Blanc 2015 70cl, The Vintage Collection Davenport’s Chocolates 145g, Northumbrian Vanilla Fudge Kenspeckle 200g, Kitty’s Homemade Ginger Wine 35cl, Muckle Moss Stout Muckle Brewing 500ml, Angel or the North Milk Chocolate Bar North Chocolate 100g, Original Recipe Cheese Wedge Northumberland Cheese Co., Nettle Cheese Wedge Northumberland Cheese Co., Fudge Shortbread Biscuits The Northumbrian Bakehouse, Botanically Brewed Dandelion and Burdock Fentimans 70cl, Northumberland Tea Bags Northumberland Tea x 80, Pilgrims Coffee Medium Ground Daily Bread 200g, Steamed Marmalade Sponge Pudding with Orange Liqueur Multi-award-winning dessert by Proof of the Pudding, Craft Hoppy Amber Ale Rig & Furrow 330ml, Banoffee Bizarre Bar The Chocolate Smiths 100g., Oak Smoked Cashew Nuts Northumbrian Smokehouse 80g, Sourdough Crispbread with Pink Peppercorn Peter’s Yard 90g, Northumbrian Flower Wild Flower Honey Traveling Bee Co. 227g.

Flowers not included as shown in photo.



  • The hamper will either be waiting for you in the property upon your arrival or will be delivered shortly after you arrive. Delivery will be communicated to you when you book your hamper.
  • Hampers cannot be added when your holiday is 2 days or less away due to preparation of fresh local ingredients and availability of stock.
  • When one ingredient is not available perhaps due to the season, an equivalent or better alternative will be provided.
  • Coquet Cottages will not be held responsible for food stuffs perishing if you arrive late on the day of your arrival. Fresh items will not be stored in fridges, they will be in the container they are packed in. Please be aware of this when planning your journey and ETA.

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