Pot-a-Doodle Do is situated minutes away from stretches of golden
sands and with spectacular view of Holy Island. Northumberland is the perfect
location for a weekend getaway or a weeklong adventure. Alnwick Castle, Holy
Island, Paxton House, the Farne Islands, Heatherslaw light railway, miles of
unspoilt coastlines to name but a few activities to make your holiday extra
special - you will not run out of things to see and do in this beautiful
There are 26 wigwams at Pot-a-doodle Do and three Yurts
along with a number of great facilities on-site. This wigwam village opened in
2005 and has grown year on year to keep up with popular demand.
What does Pot-a-doodle do offer on-site?
- Communal shower block with family sized bathrooms.
- Communal kitchen/lounge area with ovens, microwaves,
toasters, pans, crockery, cutlery - the works! There is even a TV to catch up
on your favourite shows. Complete with washing machine and tumble dryer.
- Cafe Bistro serving breakfasts, coffees and cakes, lunches,
ice-creams and alcoholic beverages - open 9-5 July and August, 9-4 mid/low
- Country Shop stocked with gifts, treats and local produce.
- Walks - a selection of walks starting from Pot-a-doodle Do.
3 walks to choose from - perfect for a sunny day.
- Fishing lake: a short drive from our site, you can hire rods
from us and catch dinner for your BBQ!
- Interactive Art centre where you can paint pots, plates,
figurines and much more! Perfect for a rainy day.
- Play area equipped with swings a climbing fort with slide -
perfect for the kids to let off some steam!
- BBQ huts: hire a BBQ hut for your exclusive use for the
night. These Scandinavian huts are perfect for groups, especially in unpredictable
- Camp Fires: hire a camp fire for the night and make your
camping experience unique - toast marshmallows long into the night and gaze up
at the stars.
- Wedding location: can you get a more unique wedding venue?
This site is available for exclusive wedding hire. For more details please
visit our wedding page at potadoodledo.com or call the booking office.
- Anniversary/mini moon package: this package allows us to add
a romantic touch to your stay. The package includes your wigwam being decorated
with red drapes, dressed with a duck duvet and ready with champagne on ice,
flowers and chocolates. Treat your partner and make your weekend away extra
What are the accommodation choices?
- Standard wigwams are equipped with foam mattresses, a coffee
table, a work top area, a panel heater, a fridge, a kettle and electricity with
lights. Standard wigwams sleep up to 5, we also have 4 slightly smaller wigwams
which are ideal for couples or families of three.
- En-suite wigwams are available which have an additional
exclusive bathroom equipped with a shower, toilet and sink. We currently have
two on-site which also sleep up to 5 people. They have all the equipment of a
standard wigwam (kettle, fridge etc.)
- Yurts: we have three yurts available which are made of
canvas in the traditional Mongolian style. Inside there is a log burning stove,
and futons to sleep on. Without electricity this is a real rustic camping
experience - light your candles and look up through the clear dome roof and see
the stars at night. The two smaller yurts sleep up to 5 and the larger yurt
sleeps up to 8.
Please feel free to call our booking office with any
enquiries where our friendly members of staff will be delighted to answer your
questions and help you choose the best accommodation to suit your needs. You
can also visit our other websites for more information, please see: www.northumbrianwigwams.com and www.potadoodledo.com .
We hope to welcome you on-site soon.
Dogs? Yes, £5
To book, call us at 01289307107 or 07889028544, or visit our website.
Terms & Conditions
If you are thinking of booking a Wigwam at Pot a Doodle Do, please take the time to read all the information provided on amenities and services that will help your stay become one of your most memorable.
We like to help our guests - new or returning - so if you need any further information from us, please do not hesitate to contact us either by email or telephone.
Here are our booking conditions, together with other information to assist you in planning your holiday at Pot a Doodle Do. Please contact us if you have a question or would prefer to make your booking by telephone.
Our prices and availability can be viewed online. Payment in full is required on all bookings. We do not take provisional bookings, so please do not make a booking unless you are in the position to honour it.
In the event of cancellation, we do not give refunds on any bookings made at our site. However should more than 48 hours notice be given, we will offer an alternative date suitable to you should we have availability.
Arrival time is after 3pm and before 7pm. Someone will be at Pot a Doodle Do between these times to assist your arrival. Arrival after 7pm is by arrangement and guests may have to locate their own Wigwam. Check out is 10am prompt on the day of departure.
It is the clients' responsibility to get to Pot a Doodle Do for the booking, whatever weather conditions prevail.
Pets are only allowed in Wigwams 5-9, and there is a limit of 2 small dogs per Wigwam.
Whilst we employ cleaners, guests are expected to leave the Wigwam in a neat and tidy fashion. No rubbish is to be left in the Wigwams. No food is to be left in the fridges. We reserve the right to charge an additional fee to the credit/debit card details given on booking should the Wigwam be left in an unsatisfactory condition or if there is any damage to the Wigwam or the furnishings therein.
Smoking is not permitted in any of the Wigwams, BBQ huts or communal areas.
Campfires and BBQ huts must be pre-booked prior to arrival. Disposable BBQs are not permitted on site. We reserve the right to charge to the credit/debit card details given on booking for failure to adhere to this term and damage caused to the property or the surrounding grass.
You are strongly advised to have some form of travel insurance to protect your position in the event that you are compelled to cancel your holiday. Please therefore protect your position with some form of cover.