Spas

Treat yourself and a friend to a spa day in Northumberland when you next come to stay. If outdoor adventure activities aren’t your cup of tea, and you’d prefer to have a relaxing, therapeutic and tranquil experience, then be sure to take a visit to the many spas in Northumberland.

We have some independent beauty boutiques set in peaceful locations and many of our country house hotels also offer spa facilities, including saunas, masseurs, jacuzzis and more. Plan a one-off trip, a celebratory treat for a friend or relative, or take up membership and become a spa regular.

Take a browse of our Northumberland spas and then get your next holiday to the county booked today!

Treat yourself and a friend to a spa day in Northumberland when you next come to stay. If outdoor adventure activities aren’t your cup of tea, and you’d prefer to have a relaxing, therapeutic and tranquil experience, then be sure to take a visit to the many spas in Northumberland.

We have some independent beauty boutiques set in peaceful locations and many of our country house hotels also offer spa facilities, including saunas, masseurs, jacuzzis and more. Plan a one-off trip, a celebratory treat for a friend or relative, or take up membership and become a spa regular.

Take a browse of our Northumberland spas and then get your next holiday to the county booked today!

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Planting Bulbs
Garden
Wylam

This 18th century walled pleasure garden has a Victorian glasshouse that runs as a cafe serving quality seasonal food which is all produced on site, as well as a garden nursery, cook store and interiors store.

Bradley Gardens is a hidden gem in the heart of the Tyne Valley just 9 miles west out of Newcastle upon Tyne.  Visitors can enjoy the tranquil peace of the gardens whilst enjoying quality food and shopping.

Kielder Vintage & Classic Car
Outdoor Event
Kielder

Vintage tractors, classic cars and motorbikes are the order of the day at the annual Kielder show
The Old Storehouse at Amble
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Amble

Amble's home of locally sourced, fresh food. Offering the best Northumberland has to offer

A SOLDIER’S LIFE
Family

What was life like on the edge of the Roman frontier? Meet our costumed soldiers, once stationed at Housesteads Roman Fort.

Traditional Afternoon Tea
Food event

Join us at Kirkley Hall for a Traditional Afternoon Tea whilst live pianist Mark Deeks plays for you.

MAGNA CARTA
Shows & Displays

Eustace de Vesci, Lord of Warkworth, was one of the 25 barons who vowed to act as guarantor of the Great Charter, and see that King John observed it.

 THEATRE – PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
Shows & Displays

Doors open at 6.45pm, performance starts at 7.30pm.

Holy Trinity at Matfen
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Matfen

A beautiful 19th-century church with a fine spire, a lovely atmosphere and a beautiful churchyard.

Outside RNLI Grace Darling Museum
Museums and galleries
Bamburgh
A museum dedicated to Grace Darling and her family, as well as all those who Save Lives at Sea.
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Memories are made of this.....
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Belford

We'll take you out and about in Northumberland on some great circular guided walks and hikes in the north of this remarkable County in North East England; all you need to do is choose your walk, book your place(s) and get to the start point; we'll do the guiding. Northumberland offers the best walking country in England, join us and find out why. You'll discover so much more, you'll go further and never get lost, take a guide, you'll be glad you did.

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Self Catering
Chathill

No 2 Church Row is a newly refurbished property set within the small rural hamlet of Newham, approximately 2 miles from the A1 and 3 miles from Beadnell and the Northumberland coast. Surrounded by the rolling countryside, the property is perfect for a tranquil and relaxing getaway within a modern and comfortable environment.

THEATRE – A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
Shows & Displays

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeare’s best-loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star-crossed lovers, playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. With
Double Bedroom
Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Located in the heart of the town in Berwick-Upon-Tweed our modern chic room only accommodation offers all you need for a stay in the town.

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Reptile Weekend
Family

Come and experience all that creeps and slithers at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens. 

Gsmithantiques
Boutique
Horsley

Graham Smith Antiques are a family owned business in Horsley with over 40 years experience in the antiques trade. Although we specialise in antique furniture, our range of antique clocks, ceramics, glass and metal ware are also quite comprehensive. Our philosophy is “Excellence through consistent quality” and we aim to provide customers with all the help and advice they may need in choosing antiques for the home or business.

Outside Rose Cottages and The Old Police House
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Self Catering
Embleton
Luxurious 1 & 2 bedroom barn conversions in the heart of picturesque coastal village. Open fires, modern kitchens and bathrooms. 2 minutes from beach.
Earsdon House 1
Self Catering
Belford

 

Cosy 4 bedroom coastal house bursting with colour. Set in a pretty village location close to the stunning beaches of Bamburgh and Holy Island. Easy access links north & south. Perfect gateway to the Northumberland National Park. Cycling, walking & riding routes nearby.

 

Derwent View Cottage
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Self Catering
Carterway Heads

Set in the North Pennines AONB, this cosy newly-built cottage is in a tranquil setting with stunning views.

Nicola Farnon Trio
Music
Matfen

Nicola Farnon (vocals/double bass), Piero Tucci (piano and sax), Phil Johnson (drums). With Nicola’s trio you get a lot of musical talent that manages to pack a mighty punch for a seemingly small outfit.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

No 1, Twin Palms is a 5 star detached self catering property in a peaceful setting within the fishing village of Seahouses with balcony views across the rolling countryside to the sea.

Ladys Well Holystone
Historic sites
Holystone
Lady's Well is a dark and tranquil pool associated with Anglo Saxon, Saint Ninian, who baptised hundreds in its holy water.
Lounge
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Self Catering
Warkworth
Located in the picturesque and historic village of Warkworth, the Garden Apartment is open plan studio style, contemporarily decorated and incorporating a comfortable sitting area, well equipped kitchenette and wet room style bathroom.
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Beeswing front view
Self Catering
Elsdon

With uninterrupted views over the magnificent Northumberland hills and situated in the Coquet Valley within the Northumberland National Park this beautiful and tranquil barn conversion is a haven for walkers and photographers.

 

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Restaurant
Hexham

An award winning homely 4 star Inn and Restaurant near Hexham with a secret walled garden, beautifully sunny conservatory, cosy wood burning fireplace and inviting accommodation.

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Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

Graham’s Lodge is a freshly refurbished 4 star self catering property located within the fishing village of Seahouses, ideally position within easy walking distance from the local amenities, golf course, harbour and beaches.  

Performance at Carlisle Park
Garden
Morpeth
The William Turner Garden, formal gardens and historic architectural remains. Riverside and woodland walks, aviary, tennis courts, bowling greens, paddling pool and boating.
Aerial View of Burnfoot Holida Cottages
Self Catering
Rothbury
Luxury converted barns with fascinating history. Located in breathtaking open countryside near Simonside Hills. Opulent interiors. Wood-burning stoves. Tennis court.
Aln Valley Cottages
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Two romantic cottages with four poster beds, situated in the idyllic Vale of Whittingham, on the fringe of Northumberland National Park, and close to Alnwick and the stunning beaches and iconic castles of the Northumbrian Coast.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set in the heart of the Northumberland countryside, Cherry Blossom is a 5 star self catering cottage that offers easy access to Bamburgh’s golden beaches and castle and to Alnwick, Wooler, Holy Island and the Cheviots.

Picnic bench
Outdoor Event

A family survival adventure – stick together, solve the problems, learn the skills, stay alive.
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Self Catering
Seahouses

This three bedroom apartment is only a stone’s throw away from the sandy beach and shoreline between Bamburgh and Seahouses, and just a short walk to all of the villages amenities. Lighthouse View has fantastic visuals of the Farne Islands and along the beach to the imposing Bamburgh Castle.

Dunstanburgh Castle taken from the balcony at Upabove
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Self Catering
Embleton

Utopian retreat for the discerning. Unique village hideaway with 15 miles unsurpassable coastal views. Ultimate in comfort and tranquillity. Free heating.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham
Country inn near Kielder Water. Morning coffee, bar lunches and dinners. AA, ETB and VB 4 diamonds Silver award.
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National Welly Weekend
Family

Support National Welly Week. Make sure you wear your wellies to get £1 off your entry price!

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea
Luxury 3 bed cottages, close to the beach, with great sea views.
Explore a North Pennines Lead Mine
Outdoor Event
Hexham

Discover what really lies beneath Nenthead as you make your way underground into Smallcleugh Mines, learning about the history and geology as you go.

Main View of Preston House
Bed & Breakfast
Chathill

Elegant, beautifully presented house. Delightful bedrooms, generous en-suites.  Very rural yet 1.5 miles from A1 under 10 minutes to coast. Red squirrels in gardens. Delicious breakfasts.

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Kirkley Kritters
Family

Get up-close and personal with amazing megabugs that creep and crawl. See giant tarantulas, frogs, geckos, spiders and beetles; try and spot stick insects camouflaged amongst the leaves or a praying mantis on the twigs. Count the rings on the tree trunk to discover its age and guess the number of legs on a giant millipede.

Warkworth
Music & Dance
Warkworth

A Northumbrian Ceilidh evening offering you the chance to do some ceilidh dancing to a live band intersersed with songs, recitations and other entertainments. 

Luxury Bedroom
Self Catering
Morpeth

The Carriage House offers a unique, luxurious and romantic getaway tucked away in the heart of the quaint ancient, Northumbrian market town of Morpeth.

Plants
Heritage

Come to Kirkley Hall to enjoy an array of plants grown in the North East by Plant Heritage members

SOLDIERS OF THE ROSES
Family

This summer, we’re taking visitors on a journey back to 1464 when the title of Earl of Northumberland, along with ownership of Warkworth Castle, was stripped from the Percy family.

Chollerton Old Church
Self Catering
Hexham

Stone-built church and stable providing three spacious and comfortable self-catering cottages accommodating, 2, 4 and 5 people.

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Lounge
Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

A wonderfully appointed property situated just to the back of the golden sands of Beadnell Bay, Forget Me Not is a 4 star self catering cottage finished to a high standard to match its fantastic location. The picturesque village of Newton-by-the-Sea is just a short stroll away where a wonderful beach and nature reserve await.

Four Poster
Book: LateRooms
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Hotel
Hexham
Spacious country hall in large grounds. Indoor swimming pool, sauna, fishing, cricket field and golf course opposite. Award-winning hotel and restaurant.
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Lindisfarne Castle
Historic sites
Holy Island
Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

Fisherman's Creeve is one of four newly built apartments ideally located in the centre of Seahouses. The 4 star self catering design and location have been developed with holidaying family/friends in mind. 

Launch of the New Diesel!
Family

To complement 'Bunty' the bright blue steam engine, Heatherslaw Light Railway now has a brand new, bright yellow diesel locomotive. Her official launch will be on Easter Sunday, when she'll be named and will pull a special train at 10
Morpeth Chantry
Arts & Crafts Shop
Morpeth
The 13th Century Morpeth Chantry is home to an extensive collection of traditional, and contemporary, Northumbrian Arts, Crafts and Music. There is a wonderful variety of locally produced, and handmade gifts, books and music.
ARMSTRONG HOUSE
Bed & Breakfast
Bamburgh

Armstrong House is overlooked by Bamburgh Castle in the centre of the village.  Close to all amenities, pubs and the beach.

All room are ensuite with onsite parking

English Tourist Board 3 star rating

Morpeth Farmers Market
Markets
Morpeth
The Morpeth Farmers' Market is held on the 1st Saturday of the month in the Market Place. 09:00 - 14:00.
Our Streets
Exhibition

A celebration of the hugely successful 3 year programme of community activity in the Alnwick area involving schools, streets and all kinds of community groups-all kindly funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The output on show include film
Tynedale Beer & Cider Festival
Outdoor Event
Hexham

A wonderful festival in the beautiful Tyne valley with over 120 carefully conditioned real ales on tap, ciders, wines and soft drinks, all in one huge marquee.

Red squirrel
Wildlife events
Kielder

: Join us for a short stroll along the Beeches trail. Look for signs of red squirrels
Apartment
Self Catering
Seahouses

Drift Away is one of four newly built apartments ideally located in the centre of Seahouses. The 4 star self catering design and location have been developed with holidaying family/friends in mind.

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed
A warm welcome awaits you, providing en-suite facilities, in the centre of town, close to all shops and amenities.
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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Hay Farm House enjoys a rural location with spectacular views over the surrounding countryside. We are in the ideal location for visiting the splendid attractions of the 'Secret Kingdom' of Northumberland and the Scottish Borders.

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Caravan & Camping
Seahouses

Arguably Northumberland’s most scenic site. With great views across rolling countryside towards the sea and Farne Islands and with Bamburgh Castle to the north and the Cheviot Hills to the west, Springhill’s 50-pitch camping/caravan site and wigwams

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Water Day
Outdoor

Try your hand at Canoeing or Kayaking on the beautiful Kielder Water.

What is a World Heritage Site?
Guided Walk/Tours
Hexham

Find out what a World Heritage Site actually is from world heritage expert John Scott.

Outside Braidcarr
Self Catering
Seahouses

Situated in a quiet, peaceful location amidst the former fish smokeries and traditional fishing cottages of Seahouses but still just a couple of minutes walk to the bustling harbour, Braidcarr is a Northumberland self catering property in Seahouses. This 4 star self catering cottage is close to the harbour, with its views to the Farne Islands.

View from Dene View Cottage
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Fantastic, panoramic Views. Ten minutes drive from Alnwick. Dene View is all on one level.  Equipped with all the modern amenities required for a comfortable and relaxing stay.

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Church
Bamburgh

A church was founded on this site in 635 by St Aidan; the site of his death is marked by a shrine within the present church which dates from the end of the 12th century. A squint, a fine reredos, and a memorial to the Victorian heroine are amongst some of the many treasures of this delightful parish church.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Roe Deer is a newly finished property that has been carefully thought-out in design to make the ideal 4 star self catering retreat located within Lucker, a small village 3 miles from Bamburgh.

Outside Tower Knowe Visitor Centre
Museums and galleries
Kielder

Tower Knowe will be re-opening on the 29th March time  10 - 4pm. Tower Knowe, the gateway centre to Kielder Water & Forest Park, is an ideal location to orientate yourself and find out what you can do and where. Interactive exhibition, Cafe on the water, gift shop, ferry rides around the lake and fishing.

Ashington Market Day
Markets
Ashington
John Street – Tuesday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 0845 6006400 Please check with Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
Wallington
Guided Walk/Tours

Join our ranger team and a bat researcher to find out what appears at Wallington after dark. Discover the nocturnal world of bats and learn what we are doing to conserve them at Wallington on a night-time stroll around the woods.

Outside Hexham Hideaways
Book online
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Self Catering
Hexham

Just a 3 minute stroll from Hexham town centre. The Beacons is one of two luxury apartments. The Beacons is a beautifully appointed first floor apartment furnished and equipped to an excellent standard.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Castleview is a lovingly restored Georgian town house which was built in 1760 and is located on one of Alnwick’s oldest streets, within the conservation area.

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Minden Day 2008
Ceremony

Minden Day commemorates the King's Own Scottish Borderers' participation in the Battle of Minden in 1759. The Day starts at 10.30am on the Barracks Square.

Then follows the parade of bands, regular soldiers and veterans through the town, with the salute being taken at the Town Hall.

 

 

Aerial photo of Aydon Castle
Historic sites
Corbridge
A beautiful 13thC manor house with strong fortifications against Scottish raiders, Aydon Castle stands in a secluded woodland setting.
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Norsesome
Theatre
Morpeth

Following on from the success of ‘Unmythable’, award winning Temple Theatre are back with another mad-cap show. From the adventures of Thor to the outrageous pranks of Loki, every story from Norse mythology is packed into this unforgettable hour.

Heatherslaw Mill - National Mills Weekend
Exhibition

May 2015 marks the 40th anniversary since restoration of Heatherslaw Corn Mill and to start the celebrations the mill will be taking part in National Mills Weekend. Over the weekeend the Mill is offering half price admission so it's
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Self Catering
Seahouses

Pebble Cottage is a newly refurbished 4 star self catering property benefitting from a modern, stylish interior. Located within a 2 minute walk of Seahouses Harbour with its fabulous views across to the Farne Islands (boat trips available) and also just 2 minutes from t

 HOW TO BE A ROMAN SOLDIER
Family

Can your little soldier hack it in Roman Britain? We’re showing them how to defend their very own empire this half term.

Wallington
Guided Walk/Tours

Join us for an exclusive tour of Rothley Lake and discover the wonderful wildlife that lives in this hidden site. Rothley Lake was originally designed by ‘Capability’ Brown to be a fishing lake but is now one of the top spots for wildlife on the Wallington estate.

St Michael's Church
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Inn
Felton

We'd love to welcome you to The Northumberland Arms, Felton; a beautiful Bar and Restaurant with Rooms by the River Coquet in the heart of Northumberland.  Situated approximately one mile from the A1; perfectly positioned for direct access North & South, lies the idyllic village of Felton.  The Northumberland Arms was built in the 1820's by Hugh Percy, 3rd Duke of Northumberland as a Coaching Inn and has now been fully renovated to an extremely high standard. 

Poppy patio
Self Catering
Alnwick

Just behind the golden sands of Beadnell Bay and set within the tranquil surrounds and sounds of the countryside (brand new as of September 2011) this 4 star self catering property makes it easy to unwind and relax.

Inside Berwick-upon-Tweed Museum and Art Gallery
Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

The museum is housed in the historic Berwick Barracks and contains historical town artefacts and part of Sir William Burrel's art collection.

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Self Catering
Belford

Six spacious cottages offering privacy and extensive facilities. Situated in a wonderful position for accessing the A1, the hills, beaches & the Scottish Borders.. Brochures available. All houses are Four Star graded.

Relax at Slaley Hall
Sport and Leisure
Slaley
A De Vere spa break is all about ‘me' time. Indulge, pamper, and restore with our lavish therapies and beauty sessions. Two championship golf courses to test the best.
In the Heapstead
Guided Walk/Tours

Every Saturday and Sunday. A chance to explore some of the colliery buildings not open to the public. Adult £2.95, Children £1.95, Family Ticket (2 Adults + 2 Children) £9.00.

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Hostel
Rothbury

A one-stop shop for enjoying Northumberland New bunkhouse (28 beds) Washing / drying facilities Café Cycle storage Cycle hire Outdoor activities Wi-Fi

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Allendale Fair
Shows & Displays
Allendale Town

A fun day out for all the family!

Golf course at Slaley Hall Hotel
Golf
Hexham
The challenge is laid down: two championship standard courses to test the best golfing brain - The Hunting's tricky approach, The Priestman's water hazards. To the victor, the exquisite spoils of the 19th hole. This is golf at its best
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Bed & Breakfast
Simonburn

A welcoming and friendly stay awaits you in a tranquil and peaceful setting with scenic views near Hadrian's Wall.

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Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Wooler

Five lovely cottages with stunning views of the Cheviot Hills surrounded by wonderful open countryside. Furnished and equipped to a high standard. Ideal central location for coast, hills and Scottish Borders.

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Hotel
Alnmouth

The Schooner Hotel is a listed 17th Century Coaching Inn and is set in the picturesque coastal village of Alnmouth in Northumberland.

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Wallington
Historic sites
Cambo

Discover Wallington, much-loved home to generations of the unconventional Treveylan family and a magnificent estate where politics and play came together in the heart of Northumberland.

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Twin Room
Bed & Breakfast
Belford
A family-run farm, nestling between the magnificent Northumberland coastline and the Cheviot Hills, 2.5 miles from the village of Belford.
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Self Catering
Warkworth

Situated in the heart of the attractive village of Warkworth, Northumberland, this beautiful holiday home is perfect accommodation for a family holiday or a private weekend getaway.

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Self Catering
Thropton

Perfect for walking, cycling, wildlife and photography this cottage is located in the Northumberland National Park with spectacular views from every window.  With a warm and friendly welcome and located on a working farm, Grandma's cottage and the adjoining Mordue's cottage, are approximately 5 miles from Rothbury in an idyllic and tranquil location for your holiday break.

Beach House
Self Catering
Bamburgh


Beach House is situated in the picturesque coastal village of Bamburgh and is just a short walk across the sand dunes to the beach. This cottage has everything for the modern family with WiFi, iPod docking station and a Nintendo games console with games. There is also a widescreen LCD Smart TV with DVD player and a cosy wood burning stove. With a lovely enclosed garden and pets welcome too, this truly is the perfect family holiday cottage.

St Marys Across the Green
Church
Ponteland

Norman church in centre of village. Lovely old stone, with some interesting memorials. A place of peace and quiet - the churchyard is beautiful when the spring bulbs are out.

Shows & Displays

Traditional Old Skills Fayre at Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre. Watch and learn about ploughing with horses, working with leather, stone masonry, blacksmith.

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Self Catering
Eglingham

A beautifully converted stone barn in a truely peaceful location, with garden and open views.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Alndyke is a Georgian farmhouse set in 400 acres with panoramic views and is a non-smoking house with car parking.

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Self Catering
Thropton

Charming secluded 17thC detached stone cottage. Renovated with original features and open fire. Beautiful tranquil location, stunning views over nearby hills.

Beautifully furnished and cosy lounge with modern electric fire
Self Catering
Seahouses

Cockle Cottage is immaculately presented with some lovely finishing touches. Situated in a great location in Seahouses close to all the village amenities, restaurants, bars and cafes. There is lots to see and do from the village including boat trips to the Farne Islands to see the plentiful wildlife including the popular Seals and Puffins, there is also miles of breathtakingly scenic coastal walks to the nearby villages of Bamburgh, Beadnell and beyond. Seahouses has so much to offer visitors, you will be spoilt for choice for great days out which are right on your doorstep.

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Self Catering
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Town house, off-road parking, family and two double bedrooms, sitting room, upstairs and downstairs bathrooms, kitchenette, dinette, porch, patio and garden.

CLC pool
Sport and Leisure
Cramlington

A large, multi-use leisure centre with leisure pool, softplay, sportshall, squash courts, gym and a full range of fitness classes.

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Old stone-built cottage, extended into a larger bungalow, retaining as much of the character as possible. All on ground level and a beautiful private garden.
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Red Noise
Theatre
Morpeth

Owen is an award winning performance poet, stand up comedian and actor and his show combines all three in an evening of stories, comedy and bitter sweet poetry from his latest collection.

Thank Folk It's Friday music
Music & Dance

Thank Folk it's Friday is a free programme of Folk music held in the Woodhorn Cafe on the final Friday of each month from 2pm.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Stable Cottage is a 5 star self catering cottage in a converted sandstone farm building with a traditional red pantile roof situated near Bamburgh.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Lavender is a 2 bedroom ground level property that is perfect for holidaying families looking to relax in quiet environment, yet with easy access to Northumberland’s attractions. Part of the fabulous collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. 

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Puffin's Cove is one of four newly built apartments ideally located in the centre of Seahouses. The 4 star self catering design and location have been developed with holidaying family/friends in mind.

Outside the Dyvels Inn Restaurant in Corbridge
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Corbridge
The Dyvels menu displays dishes which are traditional and homemade using fresh, local produce wherever possible. A ‘must try’ favourite is our sausage and mustard mash! The Dyvel’s Inn provides the ideal dining setting for a delicous, relaxing meal.
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Welcome to Spylaw Farm
Self Catering
Chatton

Approached along a tree lined road in lush Northumbrian countryside, this rural retreat offers restful, relaxed luxury accommodation, sleeping up to 8, in an idyllic, rural setting. Nestled in a beautiful small development of traditional farm cottages in 4 acres of mature grounds.  Perfect for exploring unspoilt beaches, historic sites and local attractions. Beaches within 7 miles and golf courses within 4 miles. Lots of farm produce is available during your stay and breakfasts, and Spylaw suppers are available to ensure you have a very relaxing break. The villages of Chatton with it's shop/PO, pub and trout fishery is 2 miles away, Belford, and Wooler within 4 miles.  Berwick and Alnwick are within 15 miles.

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Great Outdoors
Kielder

Home to the biggest man-made lake in northern Europe and the largest working forest in England, this is one outdoor playground you don’t want to miss.

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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton

Perfectly located for exploring Northumberland, the Scottish Borders kielder Water and Cumbria, Black Burn Lodge is an idea base for your holiday.

Northumberland Residents Festival
Family

As part of Northumberland Residents Festival, Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens will be offering a 50% discount on all tickets for residents of Northumberland, please note proof of address will be required.

Holy Cross
Church
Haltwhistle

Beautiful ancient church with fabulous stained glass.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

This delightfully converted two-storey stone built 3 star self catering cottage provides splendid holiday accommodation in an exclusive location in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

St Aidan's Cottage is a Northumberland self catering cottage in Bamburgh. This 4 star self catering property has surrounding grounds secure for kids & dogs.

St Aidan's is a converted, detached sandstone self catering cottage with 4 stars, a traditional pantile roof and a large central courtyard with ample car parking. The cottage is set in a peaceful, rural location with views onto open farmland.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Detached house in prime position overlooking promenade and sandy beach. Magnificent sea-views. Tastefully furnished and fully equipped.

Sled Dog Racing
Outdoor Event

The Sled Dog Association of Scotland CSJ Championship Series will take place at Ford West Woods (access from A697 at Milfield - signposted to Kimmerston) on 7th & 8th March. This is an exciting spectator sport - well worth a visit.
Kielder Duathlon
Sporting Event

Starting and finishing at Kielder Castle, the event consists of a 7km trail run followed by a 24km mountain bike, incorporating the new blue graded bike trail, finishing with a final 6km trail run.

Clay Pigeon Shoot
Sport and Leisure
Morpeth

Northumberland Sporting Clays promotes safe target shooting.
This sport appeals to men and women alike, individuals and groups alike will enjoy a challenging experience.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

A lovely holiday hideaway situated at High Newton Farm. Foxgloves is a spacious 3 bedroom property that benefits from being in peaceful surroundings as well as having a sandy, secluded beach with a 2 minute walk of the front door.

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Markets
Alnwick
Alnwick Market Place - Thursday & Saturday Visitor enquiries: Alnwick TIC 01665 511333 – Stall enquiries: 01670 825895 Please check with Alnwick TIC to confirm dates & times.
Bushcraft Day: Level 1 - Acorn
Family
Hexham

Join the National Trust rangers for an insight into outdoor life. Start your bushcraft journey with a day at Housesteads to gain 'Acorn' status.

Solar Eclipse
Star gazing events

No breakfast in bed today! - Up early to look at the amazing partial Solar eclipse - with our new specialist 80mm Lunt Solar telescope.

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Caravan & Camping
Berwick-upon-Tweed

"Your perfect holiday destination is closer than you think"

Welcome to the small coastal park with the huge coastal views...

Situated on the stunning Northumberland Coastline, all out holiday caravans and lodges benefit from amazing panoramic sea views.

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Historic sites
Craster

The ruins of Dunstanburgh Castle tower over the Northumberland coastal line. It is an ideal family day out with a picnic area, fantastic views, and it is not far from the Scottish Borders.

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Talk by John Grundy
Guided Walk/Tours
Alnwick

Don't miss the chance to hear the popular TV Presenter and Author John Grundy 'Is there a Northern Style of Architecture?' Tickets on sale at the door. Doors open 6.45pm

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Hotel
Alnmouth

Nether Grange has been welcoming guests for nearly 70 years. With its superb coastal location, magnificent sea views, and cosy atmosphere, it’s not surprising that many of the guests return year after year.

Halloween at Hogwarts
Family

All aboard the Hogwarts Express and head to Kirkley Hall this Halloween for a spooky Hogwarts celebration where we expect great fun to be had by all in attendance. Enjoy a light lunch served with a glass of butter beer from our very own ‘Three Broo
St Cuthbert's Church, Corsenside
Church
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Now a grade II listed building, Corsenside Church was built to shelter St Cuthbert's coffin over 1000 years ago.

Zip slide at Kirkley Hall
Sporting Event

Join us here at Kirkley Hall for the Human Trials Adventure Run.

Easter at Heatherslaw Mill
Shows & Displays

Family Easter activities with a Mad Hatter and Alice in Wonderland theme, across the estates.

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Self Catering Agency
Chathill

Located within the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, this first floor, 4 star newly built holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland coast and countryside.

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Self Catering
Haydon Bridge

The Old Farmhouse is located on a 600 acre hill farm in the Northumberland National park in Hadrian's Wall country, offering self catering in this cosy barn conversion.

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Self Catering
Morpeth

Luxurious, 5 STAR GOLD AWARD renovated former carriage house to the Vicarage. Superbly equipped, 2 en suite bedrooms, jacuzzi, very comfortable beds. Close to Druridge Bay and Alnwick Castle. Hot Tub and a bottle of fizz short breaks available.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Bowsprit is a newly decorated 2 bedroomed property just a two minute stroll from Seahouses Harbour - which comes with great views out to the Farne Islands (boat trips available), Bamburgh and Holy Island Castle.

Housesteads Roman Fort
Historic sites
Haydon Bridge

The most complete example of a British Roman fort, Housesteads features magnificent ruins and stunning views of the countryside surrounding Hadrian's Wall.

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A SOLDIER’S LIFE
Family

What was life like on the edge of the Roman frontier? Meet our costumed soldiers, once stationed at Housesteads Roman Fort.

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed
An outstanding Victorian house with original oak doors and staircase, and many other original features, 2 minutes to the station and the town centre.
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Craft Fair - Etal Village Hall
Food event

Over 15 local foodies and crafters selling a range of local delicacies and crafts made in North Northumberland. Whether you're treating yourself or looking for a special gift this is the place to find it. Free admission, free parking.
Small Axe Woodcraft
Workshops

Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins

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Sporting Event

A brand new middle distance event taking place in a truly awesome setting at Kielder Water & Forest Park where you can experience racing on a grander scale. The views are bigger, the sky brighter, and the sports wilder.

Famil Room
Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Bridge View is situated in a quiet street, three minutes from the Railway station and the centre of town. The property is tastefully decorated and the large en-suite family room overlooks the Royal Border Bridge.

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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Luxury en-suite accommodation situated a short walk from the harbour and village centre offering an excellent choice of breakfast and a warm friendly welcome.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Isobel is a newly refurbished 4 star, 2 bedroom property showcasing traditional features with subtle modern updates to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.

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Bed & Breakfast
Chatton

Spylaw Farm B&B

Approached along a tree lined road in the lush Northumbrian countryside and set in 4 acres of mature grounds our light bright and beautiful accommodation offers fresh, relaxing, peaceful country living and a very warm welcome. 

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Self Catering
Norham

 

A glorious setting, with one of the world's greatest salmon rivers just a roll-cast away. The Boathouse is a stunning, newly-renovated, period house in an idyllic position on the banks of the River Tweed. Bring friends, family, children & dogs!  Private fishing available.

 

2014 Kielder 10K 6
Book online
Sporting Event

Come and Beat the Bull!  Run the Kielder 10K around the stunning Bull Crag Peninsula of Kielder Water.

Antiques & Collectors Fair
Exhibition

Lots of collectable and antique items on display and available to buy, including books, furniture, ceramics. fabrics, toys, pictures, silverware & jewellery, vintage clothing, watches, fishing tackle.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Aidan cottage is a luxury stone built holiday cottage, providing outstanding self catering accommodation over 2 floors for up to 4 people.

Meet The Astronomer at Byrness
Star gazing events

Come to Byrness and enjoy our dark Sky meet our local astronomers and use the telescopes and binoculars to see the moon,stars and planets. (an indoor event will take place in the case of cloudy sky)
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Bed & Breakfast
Newbrough

Enjoy warm farmhouse welcome. Recently converted self contained wing. Spacious en suite bedrooms, guest lounge. Ideally situated in Hadrian's Wall Corridor.

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Bed & Breakfast
Ellington

There's nothing better than spending a night or two in a country pub. Situated in Ellington, a village on the coast of Northumberland, you can relax, be yourself and do exactly as you please.

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KNIGHTS’ TOURNAMENT
Family

Marvel at our noble knights as they take on the ultimate medieval contest. Swords will be wielded, archery skills tested and helmets battered. Soak up the sights and sounds of the encampments and laugh out loud at our silly jester.
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Self Catering
Chathill
Seven luxury self catering holiday cottages, this is the original farmhouse of Doxford Home Farm on Northumberland's Heritage Coast. A wonderful base for holidaymakers visiting Northumberland who require comfort, tranquillity and style.
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ARCHAEOLOGY DETECTIVES
Family

Mini detectives can dig for clues from our giant sandpit. What could they mean and what do they tell you about Roman Britain?

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Hill Head is a 4 star self catering cottage set in a magnificent Edwardian family home with spacious accommodation on three levels and a wealth of history. Set in a peaceful country village location with stunning views of the coast, Cheviot Hills and Bamburgh Castle, Hill Head is only a short walk from the shops, beaches and local amenities which Bamburgh has to offer. 

Beer Fest 2013
Food event

The annual Berwick Food and Beer Festival is back on 4th-6th September 2015. 

The Beer Festival opens 12noon on Friday 4th, and the Food Festival opens 10am on Saturday 5th. Now in its eighth year, the event attracts thousands of visitors from around the UK.

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Inn
Seahouses

Award winning pub in arguably the best seaside location on the Northumberland coast.

 

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Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Greenhaugh

 

Wild food foraging days. Take a walk on the wild side and learn how to find and prepare wild food.
Ford Christmas Market
Food event

Traditional market with foodie and craft stalls, inside Lady Waterford Hall in Ford Village and outside in a marquee. Music, Santa and his Clydesdale horse, birds of prey, refreshments including hog roast - a great day our for all the family

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Self Catering
Alnwick
Semi-detached stone cottage on the outskirts of Alnwick, garden and views over farmland 3 miles to the coast. Only 1.5 miles to Alnwick Garden.
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Self Catering
Newton

Situated within 100 yards of the beach and surrounded by rolling countryside, brand new, as of late July 2011 Campion Cottage is a wonderfully appointed 4 star self catering property situated just to the back of Beadnell Bay sand dunes. 

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Hollyhocks is a comfortable, homely Edwardian end terrace two bedroomed house situated in the historic and picturesque market town of Alnwick. The house is an excellent base to explore Alnwick town, the beautiful beaches, castles and islands (Lindisfarne and Farne Islands) of the Northumberland Coast along with bird watching in Druiridge Bay and inland to the magnificent Northumberland National Park.

Nicola Farnon Trio
Music
Haltwhistle

Nicola Farnon (vocals/double bass), Piero Tucci (piano and sax), Phil Johnson (drums). With Nicola’s trio you get a lot of musical talent that manages to pack a mighty punch for a seemingly small outfit.

Vintage Newbiggin
Sporting Event
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Vintage Newbiggin - Easter by the Sea Festival, a weekend packed full of fun activities including a team boat haul competition, stalls, cookery demonstrations, live music, treasure hunt, vintage vehicles and much more.

International Dark Sky Week - Your Dark Sky Park
Star gazing events

A family fun session with space-inspired activities. • This event is a mix of indoor presentations and outdoor evening sky observations, weather permitting! • Ideal for families with kids 8 years and older. • Please wear warm clothes and sho
Animal Enrichment Day
Family

Enrichment is essential for the happiness and development of the animals here at Kirkley Hall Zoo so we are dedicating a full day to it. 

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Self Catering
Seahouses

White Sails enjoys a central location in the heart of Seahouses within a minute’s walk of the harbour, beach and all the village amenities making it the perfect choice for those wanting a traditional seaside holiday sleeping up to 6 people. Ideal for large families or a group of friends as there are 3 bedrooms, 2 with ensuite and a family bathroom.

MINI RAIDERS & INVADERS
Family

Learn the skills of a Viking warrior. Paint your own shield, have a go in the Kids Battle and hear gruesome tales of Viking invasions on the North East shores.
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Self Catering
Alnmouth

Border Cottage is a luxurious cottage offering a very high standard of self catering accommodation for 6 guests in 3 bedrooms. Situated on a quaint 18th Century cobbled street, this stunning Grade 2 listed property has recently been refurbished to an extremely high standard and is set over 3 floors. Set in a prime location in the picturesque village of Alnmouth, Border Cottage is a just a 5 minute stroll to the beach and the renowned 9 hole golf links golf course. If you are looking for a holiday with a real wow factor, then look no further, Border Cottage literally has it all!

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Traditional Edwardian stone-built terraced townhouse in a quiet, highly sought after location within 8 minutes walking distance of Alnwick town centre. Visit England Five Stars & Gold Award 2009 to March 2015 inclusive.

SOLDIERS OF THE ROSES
Shows & Displays

This summer, we’re taking visitors on a journey back to 1464 when the title of Earl of Northumberland, along with ownership of Warkworth Castle, was stripped from the Percy family. So today join us and experience first-hand life as a Soldier in the
Berwick Market Day
Markets
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick's ancient Charter Markets take place on Marygate in Berwick town centre, Wednesdays and Saturdays all year round.

Ashington
Outdoor Event
Ashington

The Ashington Older Persons Allotment Project is a great way for older people and younger volunteers to grow together.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

This delightfully converted two-storey stone built 3 star self catering cottage provides splendid holiday accommodation in an exclusive location in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Seahouses
Delicious home cooked food with a wow factor means eating at the Bamburgh Castle Inn is a recipe for success. We’re open daily for morning coffee, lunch and dinner. Our award winning chefs cater for everyone’s tastes with quality food cooked to order
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Harbour View Cottage
Self Catering
Craster

Harbour View is a stone built cottage in one of the most picturesque locations, right on the harbour at Craster with great views from the front overlooking the small harbour and out to sea. The cottage is ideal for a family of four or friends looking to explore this magnificent coastline and surrounding coastal villages.

LambingWeekend
Family

Kirkley Hall is celebrating the first signs of spring by inviting the animal loving public to see the new born lambs. There will also be tours of our zoological gardens with an extensive range of animals including lemurs, meerkats, reindeer, wallabies and much more.

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Adventure Sports
Kielder

Calvert Trust Kielder offers exciting and exhilarating outdoor adventure activities, fully accessible for the whole family, in the heart of Kielder Water & Forest Park, home to the largest man-made lake in Europe.

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Snug
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Morpeth

St Mary's Inn opened on 1st November 2014 and is a pub with tradition at its heart with warmth and generosity whether you eat, drink or stay.

 
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Mouth of the Tweed Food Festival
Food event
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Mouth of the Tweed Food Festival, a family fun day out with plenty to see, do and taste!

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Linkhouse Farm Cottage is a secluded 4 star self catering cottage situated just behind the beach dunes, resulting in the golden sands of Beadnell Bay being within yards of the property.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Beautiful Edwardian house near Alnwick town centre. Tastefully decorated en suite rooms, well equipped. Great breakfasts with varied menu. Non smoking throughout. Parking.

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Self Catering
Amble

These 19thC stone built properties, lie in peaceful area near the harbour and restored pier. Explore Northumberland's beautiful countryside and varied attractions.

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Cornhill-on-Tweed

A delightful  and traditional farm cottage nestling in the beautiful countryside which lies between the Cheviot hills and the River Tweed. One spacious and comfortable cottage with tasteful decoration throughout, with a large private garden. Situated in a peaceful farm location on a private farm road. 20 minutes to the coast.   An ideal base to visit Northumberland and the Scottish Borders.

Cycling, walking, fishing, golfing all close by.  Beautiful coastlines.  Holy Island and Alnwick Garden ideal for a day visit.

Allen Banks woodland and gorge
Nature and Wildlife
Bardon Mill

Take a walk on the wild side at Allen Banks and Staward Gorge, one of the largest areas of ancient woodland in Northumberland.

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St Cuthberts's Cave
Historic sites
Belford

St. Cuthbert’s Cave is an overhanging outcrop of Sandstone rock, supported by an isolated pillar of stone. It is reputed that the monks of Lindisfarne brought St. Cuthbert’s body to this place in AD875 following Viking raids on the Island

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Self Catering
Hexham
An excellent countryside Inn offering 2 cottages adjacent. Both are well equipped and ideally situated for countryside activities. Day tickets available for Salmon Fishing.
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Historic sites
Mickley
Birthplace cottage (1700) and farmyard. Printing house using original printing blocks. Introductory exhibition of the life, work and countryside.
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The Railsplitters in Concert
Music & Dance
Seahouses

The House-concert series at St Cuthbert's House gives you the chance to see and hear world-class musicians at very close quarters, in an intimate setting. This month - The Railsplitters. Not hear of them? Well, you will...

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Three bedroom cottage overlooking sea and castle. Fully equipped for 6. Coal fire. No pets, no smokers. Excellent walking and golf.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Village House is a grade II listed, traditionally styled village house located in the heart of the historic village of Bamburgh. Village House has undergone a major refurbishment in 2011 and can accommodate up to 8 people.

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Summer Zoo Club
Family

A whole week of events to bring out your inner zoo keeper!

Morpeth Amphibian Day
Wildlife events

Morpeth Amphibian Day is a celebration of frogs and other amphibians you can find in Northumberland and around the world. 

Conquer That Spider Fear
Family

Guy Tansley brings over twenty five years of personal experience with spiders to this event and aims to dispel the many myths surrounding these misunderstood creatures. 

Hallowe'en!
Family

From fancy dress to scarycrows to games and activities for children.... lots to do for all the family...come along and join in the fun...if you dare!

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Part of the Heather House collection of properties situated just above Budle Bay, Jackdaw provides extremely comfortable living for up to 6 guests with fantastic panoramic views of Budle Bay and up the coast to Holy Island. The newly constructed property has been purpose built for self catering accommodation and features spacious en-suite bedrooms, enclosed garden and a wonderful sandy beach just 250 yards from the back door.

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Hotel
Alnwick

For a relaxing and luxurious holiday, short break or special event in Northumberland, Doxford Hall with it's superb facilities and excellent location is the perfect choice.

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Sparkle
Garden
Alnwick

One of the world's most extraordinary contemporary gardens.

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Father's Day at Kirkley Hall Zoo
Family

Free entry for dads to Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Spectacular views of River Till, Cheviot and Eildon Hills. Sea trout/salmon fishing available. Ideal family holiday base with tennis court and games room. Within easy reach of castles and beaches. Tel: 01890 883060 or 07974 416 692

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Beadnell

A spacious, modern, detached property set within the coastal village of Beadnell, just a short walk away from the golden sands of Beadnell Bay. The property boasts a south west facing enclosed garden (views to the Cheviot Hills) with outdoor seating, barbeque and access to the beach.

Minotaur Maze at Kielder Water
Garden
Kielder
The Minotaur Maze is a must for children and adults alike. The adventurous will discover a number of special features that include a small glittering room formed from rocks of recycled glass.
VIKING LIFE & TIMES
Shows & Displays

Learn about Viking life and hear tales of terror and turmoil about the Viking raids on the North East coast of England, where Lindisfarne was first to be set upon in 793 AD.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Longstone is one of a collection of two newly finished, first floor, 3 star self catering apartments situated in the heart of Seahouses and built in a contemporary style. Sandy beaches with picturesque views of the Farne Islands and rugged coast are within walking distance of the property, the Farne Islands can be seen in closer detail by taking one of the boat trips available from the harbour.

The Proms on the Lawn at Kirkley Hall
Music

Kirkley Hall are hosting their very own night at the proms, including the vocal talents of Rachel Dyson and live music from Ellington Colliery Band ranging from modern hits to old classics. 

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Comfortable sandstone cottage fully equipped. Stunning views of Berwick, river Tweed & Cheviot Hills. Quiet countryside location 5 mins drive to town centre. Convenient for beaches, shops, pubs & Holy Island. Website has visual tour.

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DAD’S ROMAN ARMY
Family

This Father’s Day, dads and kids can practice Roman military drills at this amazing historic attraction located in Hadrian’s Wall Country.

Goshawk Walk
Wildlife events
Kielder

Grab the opportunity to go goshawk watching with expert birder Martin Davidson
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Nature and Wildlife
Kielder
Kielder Salmon Centre, open April to October, is operated by the Environment Agency. A modern visitor centre with touch screen and video displays describing the life cycle of the Atlantic Salmon, and an outdoor artwork.
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Spectacular views come as standard with this 3rd floor (lift provided!) penthouse apartment. Towering over picturesque Budle Bay, No8 The Maltings is open plan with a light and airy feel with a modern, well appointed finish.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Situated within 100 yards of the Beach, and with stunning rolling countryside all around, Cornflower Cottage, brand new as of November 2011, is a wonderfully appointed 4 star self catering property in a location that is hard to beat… 

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Bed & Breakfast
Slaley

A warm and comfortable barn conversion where one can enjoy the peace of rural life. Hexham and Hadrian's Wall Country are about 15 minutes drive.

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Two Horses in Harness
Shows & Displays
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Now in its third year, the festival weill take place on Etal Showground.  Showcasing showing, driving, riding and traditional skills this is a great family day out. Refreshments available.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Just behind the golden sands of Beadnell Bay and set within the tranquil surrounds and sounds of the countryside, Clover Cottage is a 4 star self catering cottage.

Druridge Bay Country Park
Great Outdoors
Druridge Bay

Druridge Bay Country Park includes three miles of beautiful beach and sand dunes, as well as a 100 acre lake surrounded by woods and meadows. The variety in the landscape and pleasant coastal environment ensures you of an enjoyable visit.

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Self Catering
Rothbury

A 1 bedroom newly renovated and luxurious stone cottage, built in 1837 and located in the heart of the beautiful village of Rothbury in Northumberland.  VisitEngland 4 Star with Gold Award.  Free Wi-Fi.  Nespresso Coffee Machine.  Plenty of on-street parking outside the cottage.  On the edge of the National Park.  An ideal romantic retreat.

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Self Catering
Embleton
Cosy, comfortable, heated farm cottages, between Alnwick and Embleton. Ideal for beach, bird-watching, exploring gardens and coast. Double-glazed property.
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Self Catering
Swinhoe

The Loft is a beautiful stone built converted farm building set in a quiet coastal location in the hamlet of Swinhoe just minutes from Beadnell beach and village. There are stunning views from the large enclosed garden out towards the Northumberland coastline with Bamburgh Castle in view across open countryside and to the west you can see the Cheviot Hills.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Old Farm is a 5 star self catering cottage situated in a stunning rural location between the A1 and the picturesque coastal village of Bamburgh

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2 Bamburgh Gate, Bamburgh
Self Catering
Bamburgh

2 Bamburgh Gate was once part of a piggery and has recently been transformed into a contemporary and stylish one bedroom open plan studio for two. Ideally located just minutes from the A1, the cottage is tucked away in a quiet and picturesque countryside location and is yet only 5 miles from Bamburgh beach and village. This cottage has everything you need for a relaxing break for two including a warming log burning stove for cosy night in and Wi-Fi. There is a private enclosed patio garden with a garden table and chairs, allowing you to relax and soak up the stunning views.

Guests are welcome to take fresh produce from the herb and vegetable garden (with an honesty box) as well as fresh farm eggs and free range chickens which are available to purchase. There is a welcome pack for you on arrival which includes toiletries and champagne.

 

 

THEATRE - THE CASEBOOK OF SHERLOCK HOLMES
Shows & Displays

Doors open at 6.45pm, performance starts at 7.30pm. Detective Sherlock Holmes has a mysterious new case to investigate when summoned to a nunnery deep in the English countryside.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Ideally situated to enjoy the Dark Skies in the Northumberland National Park, a warm welcome awaits you at Ingram House.

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Church
Norham

Described by Simon Jenkins in his "England's Thousand Best Churches" as a "mini-Durham Cathedral".

Birdoswald section of the wall
Historic sites
Gilsland

Built in one of the most picturesque places in Cumbria, Birdoswald is where you can see the longest continuous stretch of Hadrian's Wall.

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Inn
Tarset

The Holly Bush  is one of the few ancient drovers inns left in Northumberland. The village of Greenhaugh lies in the beautiful Tarset Valley very close to Kielder in the National Park under some of the darkest skies in the world...

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Sport and Leisure
Matfen

Take to the trees and experience an exhilarating course of rope bridges, tarzan swings and zip slides...all set high above the forest floor.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

We are a family run business which provides great family holidays, as well as "get away from it all breaks" for all ages and have 30 years of experience on which to call when we welcome you to Village Farm.

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Green Room
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham

The Garden is an eco-building in the heart of Northumberland National Park and the Dark Sky Park. It has its own restaurant specialising in local, freshly prepared dishes. It is near Kielder Reservoir and Kielder Observatory.  It has beautifully furnished accommodation.  It is the perfect location for exploring the beautiful Northumbrian landscape and sky.  

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Father's Day Lunch
Food event

Celebrate Father's Day with family and friends in the beautiful surroundings of Kirkley Hall.

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Alnwick

Set in the most scenic countryside with outstanding views of 13thC Edlingham Castle and Victorian viaduct, Garden Cottage sleeps 2 (one double bedroom), no steps, own garden. It is equidistant between Alnwick and Rothbury.

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Beadnell

duce meat. The Beadnell Towers has 10 en suite bedrooms, bar and restaurant and is located in Beadnell Village next to

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Amble

House with panoramic views of Warkworth Castle and the coast, seen from room balcony. The house overlooks the harbour.

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Beal

Peaceful farmhouse, ideal for touring. Spacious, comfortable ensuite rooms. Private lounge and dining-room. Walled garden.

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Seahouses

Godetia is a newly decorated, detached bungalow in the coastal fishing village of Seahouses, and set within a 2 minute walk of the village centre. A large enclosed garden with patio furniture, great for sitting out on a sunny day, and peace of mind when holidaying with children.

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Nature and Wildlife
Ponteland

Visit Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens, we have over one hundred species of animals including meerkats, coatis, wallaby and many more including our petting barn. Visitors can meet the keepers and learn about the animals and their habitats.

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Haltwhistle

Old Brewery Cottages are Grade II Listed  Cottages  situated in the small hamlet of Melkridge  2miles outside of Haltwhistle with ample private parking. and Four Star Rated by Visit England. 

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 THEATRE – LOVE LABOUR’S LOST
Shows & Displays

A joyful, pastoral comedy with a strong musical and interactive element.
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Alwinton

Luxury cottages in a wooded valley on the banks of the River Coquet.

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Sightseeing and Leisure
Alnwick

A great place for book lovers, with a large selection of paperbacks, hardbacks, collector's editions in a beautiful building (formerly Alnwick railway station).  The Station Buffet in the former waiting rooms serves coffee, drinks and homemade food, while filter coffee (with an honesty box) is available. Coal fires and comfy chairs allow you to browse your selection in comfort.

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Beach Retreat - views from the cottage
Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Beach Retreat is part of a farm conversion in the village of Newton by the Sea. It is a 3 bedroom cottage which sleeps up to 8 guests and is pet friendly. Situated next to the beach and beautiful sandy dunes, this cottage enjoys great coastal views.  Guests are also able to use the Ocean Club leisure facilities in Seahouses as the cottage has guest membership.

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Historic sites
Wylam
Small stone cottage built about 1750. Birthplace in 1781 of inventor George Stephenson. One room open to the public. Car park in Wylam village.
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Puffins on The Farne Islands
Nature and Wildlife
Farne Islands

The Farne Islands are possibly the most exciting seabird colony in England with unrivalled views of 23 species, including around 37,000 pairs of puffin.

It's also home to a large grey seal colony, with more than 1,000 pups born every autumn.

Historically, the islands have strong links with Celtic Christianity and St Cuthbert, who lived here in the 7th Century.

Catch a boat from Seahouses ( non National Trust) - additional charge applies

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Star trails
Star gazing events

Family astronomy at Kielder Observatory: what is it all about? Well, the skies, the Universe and everything that is in it! Tonight you sit back, relax and listen to your kids amaze you! Watch their faces as they get more and more interested in the topic as we whizz them through the Universe at breakneck speed, with stunning visuals and the famed Kielder Observatory delivery team.

The Big Butterfly Count
Family

Come along and help the keepers carry out a butterfly survey here at the gardens. 

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Historic sites
The Union Chain Bridge spans the River Tweed between Horncliffe, Northumberland, England and Fishwick, Borders, Scotland.
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Grade II listed Georgian townhous situated within the conservation area, tastefully furnished with antique furniture but with a contemporary twist.

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North East Skinny Dip
Outdoor Event

Now in its fourth year this event has raised thousands of pounds for charity but is more importantly, for the dippers, all about reconnecting with nature in stunning surroundings.

Kielder Ultra Trail
Sporting Event

The Kielder Ultra Trail is set in the vast expanse of Kielder Water & Forest Park. The Park spans 600 square kilometres & is home to the largest forest in England & the largest man-made lake in northern Europe.

Morpeth Market Day
Markets
Morpeth
Morpeth Market Place – Wednesday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 0845 6006400. Please contact Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
Golden Sands Holiday Park
Caravan & Camping
Morpeth

Outstanding five star beach front caravan holiday park in the coastal village of Cresswell just 30 minutes north of Newcastle upon Tyne. Luxury caravan hire available for families and couples alike. Miles of beaches on the doorstep, close to Druridge Bay and the market towns of Morpeth, Amble and Alnwick. 

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Self Catering
Embleton

Teal Cottage is a Northumberland self-catering property in the lovely coastal village of Embleton. Teal Cottage sleeps four in two bedrooms, and is comfortable, well appointed and fully equipped throughout. Dogs are most welcome.

Woodhorn
Exhibition

Straight Down to Below: Lawrence Weiner ARTIST ROOMS

Wallington
Family

Flock to Wallington to meet the nation’s favourite fleecy friend, Shaun the Sheep, and enjoy two days of sheep-filled fun as we help celebrate the launch of Shaun the Sheep The Movie in February.

Alnmouth
Self Catering
Alnmouth

Built around 1840, this lovely sandstone, 3 storey cottage has a warm & welcoming feel. It is beautifully appointed and comfortably sleeps 7 guests.

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Wildlife events

Our weekend event is designed to help promote responsible pet ownership, make people aware of the benefits of pets for people and people for pets and increase pet owners’ knowledge.

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Seahouses

Mayflower Cottage is a brand new, wonderfully appointed 4 star detached self catering property situated in the ever popular fishing village of Seahouses.

Daffodils and Howick Hall
Garden
Alnwick

Beautiful gardens, woodland walks, a Prime Minister and a famous cup of tea! Enjoy Snowdrops, Daffodils, and Rhododendrons in spring; the Bog Garden, Borders and Terraces in summer; and brilliant autumn colour in the woodland walks.

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Amble harbour
Markets
Amble
Amble Harbour – Sunday. Visitor enquiries: Amble TIC 01665 712313 – Stall enquiries: 01670 825895. Please check with Amble TIC to confirm dates & times.
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Museums and galleries
Morpeth
Set in a 13thC church building, this unusual museum specialises in the history and development of Northumbrian small pipes and their music.
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The Famous Dunstanburger
Restaurant
Alnwick

We serve the best of local, fresh seasonal produce prepared and cooked fresh to order.  Wide vegetarian menu and options for coeliacs and vegans.

Lunch 12-2pm, Dinner 6.30-9pm.

Soup, sandwiches, scones etc served all day.

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Beal

Our three cottages are all detached and stone built with their own private parking areas, patios  and gardens.

St Mary's at Mitford
Church
Mitford

This church, positioned opposite the remains of Mitford castle, dates from 1135 and houses an historic bell and leper squint.

Jack Harrison
Exhibition

 

A colourful reflection of work by one of the Pitmen Painters.

 

According to the family, Jack had a desire to portray life as a colourful, even brilliant, kind of experience to counteract and diminish all his years of toil and labour in the backness of the mines.

 

This exhibition, which coincides with the 80th anniversary of the formation of the Ashington Group, brings together paintings from his family's own collection, work belonging to Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundations Trust as well as Woodhorn's archive.

 

RNLI
Outdoor Event
Berwick-upon-Tweed

A fun family day out for free including; Live exercise, capsize demo, live music, market stalls, boat trips, beer tent, fun fair.

Free bus leaving from Berwick town centre.

Sharp Shooters Day
Outdoor

Test your aiming skill on our Laser clay shooting and Archery ranges.

Seaton Delaval Hall
Historic sites
Seaton Delaval

Seaton Delaval Hall comprising a centre block between 2 arcaded and pedimented wings, the east wing contains fine stables and there are gardens with statues.

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Haydon Bridge

A warm welcome awaits at the beautifully converted Cartshed within walking distance of Hadrian's Wall. Ideal location for touring.

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Barracks Entrance
Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick Barracks, among the first in England to be purpose-built, were begun in 1717 to the design of the distinguished architect Nicholas Hawksmoor. Today the Barracks houses three museums.

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Wallington
Shows & Displays

Admire a selection of post-vintage and classic cars in the beautiful setting of Wallington courtyard.

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Golf
Morpeth
Nestled in a 450-acre estate at the heart of the Northumberland countryside, the golf course at Macdonald Linden Hall, Golf & Country Club is one of the area's finest.
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Church
Hexham

Situated in the heart of the market town of Hexham, Hexham Abbey is one of the most-visited free attractions in the North East and has a new visitor centre, an interactive exhibition, cafe, and shop.

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The Old Granary
Self Catering
Seahouses

Quirky, comfortable cottage in Seahouses to sleep 4, short breaks a speciality, dogs welcome at no extra charge, unlimited WiFi, just a few minutes walk from the harbour

Insect Weekend
Family

Come along and learn what makes an insect an insect and how important they are. 

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Morpeth
A well-appointed homely cottage set in rural Northumberland, midway between Morpeth and Alnwick. Ideally situated for visiting castles, gardens, sandy beaches and the Scottish Borders.
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Church and Coastline
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Listed in Jenkins' 'Thousand Best churches'. Founded in 1650 and set within the historic Elizabethan walls of Berwick, in England’s most northerly parish. The only church to have been built in such a distinctive style during the commonwealth of Oliver Cromwell.

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Bamburgh

Lovely old vicarage on edge of Bamburgh village, renovated to high standard with private gardens and superb views.

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Nature and Wildlife
Kielder

With views of the reservoir Leaplish Waterside Park is the ideal base to recharge and refresh or take part in an action packed day of activities. The Boat Inn Restaurant and bar serves fresh new locally sourced menus throughout the day.

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Kirkley Hall's Countryside Christmas Fair 2015
Family

Kirkley Hall Countryside Christmas Fair attracts people from all over the region. There will be stalls where you will find authentic crafts and gifts, a hog roast, Santa Claus, fairground rides, entertainment for all the family and much more! Come an
Dunstanburgh Castle Summer Evening
Arts & Crafts Shop
Ponteland

Alan Reed specialises in landscapes, cityscapes, portraits, sport and figurative work. Paintings and prints of Northumberland can be seen in his Studio & Gallery.

Painting Classes in Watercolour at Ponteland Memorial Hall Starting July 2014

Painting Holidays in luxury Villa September 2014 and May 2015 in Italy

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Outdoor Event

A chance for a behind the scenes look at how England\'s largest forest is managed and get up close to harvesting monsters on this minibus tour deep into the heart of Kielder Forest
Madagascar Weekend
Family

Come along and learn about all the Madagascan species we have here at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens.

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Tarset

Character coach house in grounds of Old Rectory in Northumberland National Park, only four miles from Kielder Water. Antique furniture, Aga-style cooker, central heating and woodburner. Walled garden with all-weather tennis court. Sleeps 6.

Bond - An Unauthorised Parody
Theatre
Bedlington

Bond is back… older but still wisecracking… Following recent performances in the Edinburgh Fringe, USA, Russia and Australia, Gavin Robertson focuses his attention on the Bond phenomenon in his latest physical cartoon style adventure.

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Self Catering
Lucker

The former village flour mill has been converted into comfortable and spacious holiday accommodation, the grade II listed building benefits from being set within peaceful surroundings in the heart of the village, but is still close to the tourist attractions and amenities.

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Bamburgh

Traditional Country House hotel overlooking Budle Bay and Holy Island in 6 acres of wooded grounds and walled garden. Excellent food. Superb accommodation, extensive reasonably priced wine list.

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Church Driveway
Church
Carham

Stunning setting on banks of Tweed and lovely building.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

A real taste of Northumberland’s unspoilt countryside, Old Mill is situated within the idyllic Breamish Valley on the edge of the Cheviot Hills, and just 2 miles away from Northumberland National Park Visitor Centre and nature reserve. 

Shepherds Walks
Outdoor Event

2015 sees the second annual Walking Festival in Berwick-upon-Tweed.

The festival has some great walks for all abilities including long guided walks along the coast, guided town walks and Nordic walking on the beach. 

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham

A charming countryside inn offering comfortable accommodation, high quality delicious home cooked food, real ales and fine wines close to Hadrian's Wall we also have our own Stanegate Heritage room.  

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Fairy Tale Princess Day
Family

Come and join in all the fun with four Fairytale Princesses at Kirkley Hall Zoo

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Self Catering
Beadnell

A lovely hideaway ideally placed on the edge of Beadnell Village. Islestone Cottage is a modern, well equipped 3 bedroom property that has a real countryside cottage feel. Peaceful in surroundings, yet conveniently placed within walking distance of the beach, and village amenities.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Situated close to the heart of Seahouses this 4 star self catering provides fantastic views of the harbour and the not too distant Farne Islands. Every bedroom has a view of the sea, but the sights are best enjoyed on the furnished balcony, relaxing and enjoying the surrounding environment. 

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Historic sites
Bardon Mill

Visit Roman Vindolanda today and you will find one of the North East’s most famous and not to be missed tourist attractions lying in the beautiful landscape of Hadrian's Wall Country. Formerly a key military post on the northern frontier of Britain, Vindolanda is the home of Britain's 'Top Treasure' - the Vindolanda Writing Tablets - and is one Europe's most important Roman archaeological sites, with live excavations taking place every year.

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Honeysuckle Cottage Kitchen and Dining Room
Self Catering
Alnwick
Set in private grounds and woodland, we offer the very highest standards in luxury holiday cottages situated in a unique setting in the heart of the Northumberland countryside.
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Stonehaugh

Beautiful cedar wood chalet nestled on the edge of Kielder forest in the beautiful, quiet and relaxed rural village of Stonehaugh. SLEEPS 7 + travel cot, very affordable self catering accommodation. The lodge is conveniently situated in the stunning Northumberland National Park between Kielder Water, Hadrians Wall and Hexham. 

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Lucker

Part of a fabulous collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. Gone to Ground is a cosy one bedroom ground level property that is perfect for holidaying couples looking to relax in quiet environment.

Barley Hill Cottage
Self Catering
Cornhill-on-Tweed

A perfect rural retreat with “a view to die for" over the Bowmont Valley. Stunning two bedroom, south-facing cottage set amidst the outstanding beauty of the Northumberland National Park.  Perfectly placed for walking, mountain biking, riding and exploring the great outdoors.  Dogs welcome.

 

 
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Seahouses

Harbourside and Farne View are cosy three bedroomed cottages with breathtaking views overlooking Seahouses Harbour on the scenic Northumberland Coast.

DAD’S BARMY ARMY FOR FATHER’S DAY
Outdoor Event

Air raids, rationing, and evacuation - how would you have fared during WWII? Find out what life was really like during the 1940s with our home front themed soldiers school for dad's and kids this Fathers' day.

Castle and Keep
Historic sites
Warkworth

Set in a quaint Northumberland town, this hill-top fortress and hermitage offers a fantastic family day out.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Part of a fabulous collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. The Studio is an open plan one bedroom property that is bright, spacious and set all on ground level.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Situated just a stone’s throw from the breathtaking beach, behind the sand dunes of Beadnell Bay, you will find The Annexe, a beautifully presented one bedroom cottage for two.

Santa Specials
Family

Take a seasonal ride on the Railway and meet Santa! Trains will run at 12.30pm and 2pm. Tickets include return ride on the railway, refreshments, children meet Santa and receive a gift.

Bowjangles  - On the Box
Music
Morpeth

Bowjangles use every style and genre of music you can imagine to bring old style music hall vaudeville into the 21st century.

Etal Show
Shows & Displays

 Commonly known to locals as "Etal Flower Show", or even just "The Show", this traditional event is now held every year on the first Sunday in September. It takes place in a large marquee, opposite the Tillside cricket pitch. The marquee is set out with tables and display boards, which exhibit the entries in over 150 different competitive classes: Vegetables, fruits, flowers, baking, jams and preserves, needlework, handicrafts, photography, dressed walking sticks and children's section.  As well as the competitive classes there are craft stalls, refreshments, beer tent, carousel, bouncy castle, pony rides, companion dog show, archery, dog agility, car boot sale and more!

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Beautiful tranquility in idyllic countryside by Thrunton woods. Light & spacious ensuite rooms. We offer B&B, massage therapies & Relaxation Breaks.  Recommended by Country Living for rustic style and luxury.

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Kirkley Hall Bonfire Night
Family

Remember, remember the 5th November! It’s that time of year again, so come along to Kirkley Hall and celebrate bonfire night with us. As well as a bigger and better array of fireworks and a beautiful bonfire we will have a hog roast and refreshment
Snowy Castle
Historic sites
Holy Island

Iconic Tudor Fort converted into an intimate holiday home in 1903 for Edward Hudson by architect Sir Edwin Lutyens. With charming Gertrude Jekyll walled garden and stunning coastal views to Bamburgh and the Farne Islands - an unusual holiday home by the sea.

 Please check our website for opening times and causeway safe crossing times http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/lindisfarne-castle/

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Kirkley Kritters
Wildlife events

Get up-close and personal with amazing megabugs that creep and crawl.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Puffin Place was formerly part of the old smokery, but has been tastefully converted and modernised into a comfortable and well-equipped holiday home. This 3 star self catering holiday home from home has a warm and inviting feel and is perfectly suited for both small families and couples.

The Ship Inn Newton by the Sea
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Newton-by-the-Sea
The Ship Inn situated in the village square is an excellent, friendly pub that serves bar meals and hot soups for those walking on wild days.
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Self Catering
Haltwhistle

The Goose Barn is a two bedroom, two bathroom converted barn on a small working farm in the Northumberland National Park. Less than a mile from the National Trail and awarded ‘Four Star Gold’ in Spring 2011.

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Piping Drop In
Music & Dance

Why not come along to play your pipes, meet others who play and find out more about this fascinating instrument. And if you don't play, feel free to listen in.

Holy Trinity at Horsley
Church
Horsley

Built in 1844 by 2nd Lord Redesdale - architects J & B Green. Important estate church with strong links to the Mitford family.

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Craster

This truly unique and charming Grade II listed building stands in an idyllic and desirable location on the Northumberland coast. Set in a superb position on the cliff edge with sandy cove below with wonderful views.

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Self Catering
Belford

Spindlestone House is a charming detached property hidden in the countryside just less than a mile away from beautiful Budle Bay. Set within a traditional English garden, you can hear the soothing sound of Budle Burn as it runs past the property. 

Clennell Hall
Hotel
Alwinton

Historic Clennell Hall, in a quiet rural setting in the unspoilt Upper Coquet Valley. Surrounded by stunning scenery and prolific wildlife, an ideal location for a peaceful break. All rooms en-suite and now we have 2 bunk rooms at £20 per night per bunk.

Wallington
Outdoor Event

Ask our head gardener for expert advice in the Conservatory and buy special plants to help us raise money for the NGS.

Miss Caledonia
Theatre
Hexham

The year is 1955. Desperate to escape the chicory-pulling, stall-cleaning, hay-baling drudgery of life in Caledonia, Ontario. Peggy Ann Douglas has a plan. Following in the footsteps of starlets Debbie Reynolds and Lee Meriwether, Peggy Ann will simply become a movie star – and she will start her journey to the top by winning the local pageant.

Zoo School
Wildlife events

If you fancy yourself as a future zoo keeper come along to our Zoo School.  It is a must for any animal enthusiasts!

Daffodils Galore!
Shows & Displays

Daffodils, tulips and other spring flowers, floral art, cookery and children's competitions. Craft and trade stands and a plant stall. Refreshments available.

Going off-track
Outdoor Event
Kielder

Info for Riders:The second race in the Keilder series will be held on 22/02/2015 and the 22/03/2015 The Dh race is aimed at 10 to 16 years of age
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Seahouses

The Beach House is praised for its relaxed and stress-free atmosphere, which the owners, Malcolm and Hazel, have striven to create. The Beach House is positioned a 5 mins walk away from the busy Village overlooks the Sea with the Farne Islands

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Carriages
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Bellingham

CARRIAGES TEA ROOM BELLINGHAM

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Longhoughton

Wonderful location on a family farm in Northumberland's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A choice of 3 traditional stone cottages and one newly built cottage, which allows wheelchair access. Within walking distance of beautiful beaches and village shop. Peaceful surroundings and private gardens. Multi-fuel stoves. Dogs by arrangement. Short breaks in low/mid season.

Budle Haugh
Self Catering
Bamburgh

The Budle Bay Croft Experience – fun to be had by all - inside or out.  Our child, couples and pet friendly holidays are centered around you! Luxurious serenity with bags to do on an utterly magical coastal small holding.

Gardeners House
Self Catering
Chathill

Situated within the grounds of the award-winning Doxford Hall Hotel and Spa the two cottages offer luxury self-catering accommodation for those holidaying in Northumberland.

Food
Restaurant
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Indulgence plays a big part in any visit to our hotel and restaurant. Whether you are staying with us or simply calling in for coffee, lunch, afternoon tea or dinner, we have created an offering which caters for all tastes

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Alnwick

Blacksmith's Cottage 4 star Gold 2-5 berth accommodation has won Gold in the North East England Self Catering Accommodation Provider of the Year Awards in 2012 and 2013.

Read our 29 consecutive 5*Trip Advisor Reviews to give you an idea of the type of holiday you will be booking at Blacksmith's Cottage -we want all our guests leaving having had a great holiday experience in beautiful Northumberland!

You can be rest assured holidaying in this beautiful Northumbrian Cottage will give you a quality stay in the most amazing Northumberland National Park which has recently achieved Gold tier International Dark Sky Park status.

A holiday in the Cheviot Hills within the Northumberland National Park is a  total 'get away from it all' holiday, centrally located to enjoy Northumberland's amazing Heritage Coastline, Hadrians Wall and Kielder Water and Forest Park - by bike, foot, or car.  End your exciting day exploring Northumbria and relax in the Scandinavian style log burning Garden Sauna before an evening around the log burning stove or stargazing till late.

Ring Sue on 01669 631184 for any queries and/or bookings from 8am till 10pm 7 days a week.

 

 

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A SOLDIER’S LIFE
Family

What was life like on the edge of the Roman frontier? Meet our costumed soldiers, once stationed at Housesteads Roman Fort.

The View from April Cottage of Lindisfarne Castle on Holy Island
Self Catering
Middleton

April Cottage is a lovely stone cottage recently renovated to an extremely high standard offering an excellent combination of traditional and contemporary design; ensuring guests have an outstanding level of self catering accommodation. The views from the windows offer guests a real WOW factor with spectacular views of open countryside towards the stunning Northumberland coastline (AONB) with Bamburgh Castle and Holy Island in view.  Set in a picturesque location, you are ideally situated with a host of Northumberland attractions close by.

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Haltwhistle

Farmhouse breakfasts using locally sourced produce including our own free-range eggs, comfortable accommodation, a warm welcome will be our recipe for a relaxing stay at Kellah Farm.

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Mountain Training Hill Skills Courses
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Self Catering
Alnmouth

Riverside Lodge is a 2 bedroom cottage (sleeps 4) situated directly opposite Alnmouth beach and estuary with stunning views.
Access to the beach is within 20 metres and the village shop, pubs, restaurants and golf course is within a 5 minute walk. There is a first floor open plan living area/kitchen and dining with estuary and beach views. Private parking available. Fri/Fri 

Once Brewed
Star gazing events

Discover some of the more magical events that take place in the night sky above us. • This event is a mix of indoor presentations and outdoor night sky observations, weather permitting! • Ideal for families with kids 8 years and older. • Ple
Welcome to Woodhorn Museum
Museums and galleries
Ashington

From coal mining communities to contemporary art: discover a proud past, The Pitmen Painters and the best in art and heritage at Northumberland's biggest museum.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Hastings Dairy is a traditional property with a well-finished modern interior. Originally a farm dairy house, the property now accommodates 4 guests in comfort and has some nice features such as a great sun catching balcony.

Balcony
Self Catering
Bamburgh
Outside Oswald
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Nestled within a stunning, rural location in the heart of Northumberland, Annie Oswald's is a 4 star self catering cottage ideally positioned to experience and enjoy all that the Northumbrian countryside has to offer.

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Self Catering
Rothbury

What a fantastic view - the most frequent comment we hear! Enjoy the sights and sounds of the countryside in an idyllic rural setting within our working sheep farm.

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Climbing Wall
Sport and Leisure
Alnwick
Sports and Leisure Centre providing a vast range of sporting and leisure activities such as swimming, indoor sports, fitness and bouldering facilities.
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Self Catering
Beadnell

No2 Church Cottage is a well appointed, newly refurbished property set in the heart of Beadnell. The property benefits from a lovely enclosed patio garden area which is a fantastic wind free, sun trap, but if you fancy a stroll, a choice of sandy beaches are within walking distance and two countryside pubs are close by for evening entertainment and food.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Grey Heron Lodge is a cosy, newly constructed log cabin with every comfort included to make for a relaxing stay. Set literally yards off the sandy grassed dunes of Budle Bay, with a privately owned sandy beach for all guests to enjoy, you can sit at peace within an area of outstanding natural beauty and watch the day go by and not see another soul.

Barn at Beal interior
Restaurant
Beal
Excellent coffee shop and restaurant with magnificent views over the shores of Holy Island. At the Barn at Beal, we source the very best of food and drink from Northumberland for our customers, bringing you truly local at it's freshest.
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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Spacious detached 19thC vicarage. Refurbished to a high standard, only 10 minutes walk from the town centre and beautiful beaches.

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Northumberland
Self Catering
Seahouses

Walking distance of Seahouses golf course, Harbour and Shops Restraints and Water sports and activities. Superb detached bungalow. In the quiet hamlet of Quarry fields cul-de-sac immaculately presented throughout, large and fully enclosed garden provides safe area for children.

BELSAY BOOT CAMP
Shows & Displays

Attention! Right you ‘orrible lot, it’s training time. Become a Home Front hero and be put through your paces at Belsay Hall.

 

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Inn
Wall
The Hadrian, situated close to Hadrian's Wall, dates back to the 19thC and is situated in Wall village.
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Firwood
Bed & Breakfast
Wooler

A very warm welcome to Firwood from Mike and Beth Mills. We offer peace and tranquillity, a touch of style and luxury, with homely comforts and delicious breakfasts.

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ROMAN FUN & GAMES
Family

Leave the ipads at home and take part in some traditional Roman games this half term at Birdoswald Roman Fort.

Games room
Self Catering
Bamburgh

A stunning 4 star coastal self catering cottage set in an idyllic rural location and overlooking the beautiful Budle Bay. One mile from Bamburgh, Budle Newtown is very secluded and peacefully set within tumbling farmland. Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms.

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Church
Alnwick

A beautiful church set in a large rural churchyard, an ideal place for quiet meditation.

Chatton Park Hill
Inn
Chatton

In the heart of rural Northumberland in the village of Chatton you'll find The Percy Arms; an ideal place to visit, dine or stay in luxury. Take a drive Northbound on the A1 from Morpeth (a mere 36 miles), follow the signs for Chillingham Castle and you'll descend on the peace and tranquillity of Chatton.  On your drive there, you'll witness the spectacle of the Cheviot Hills, the varied hues of the grasses and heaths and appreciate the true splendour of our county.

 

Backpacking
Birdwatching
Kielder
What better way to explore the great outdoors than on foot? With over 600 square kilometres of forest and 27 miles of shoreline to choose from, Kielder Water & Forest Park is perfect for walking and hiking holidays or family days out.
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Welcome to Woodhorn Museum
Festival

Come along and discover how Woodhorn could make your big day truly unique and unforgettable. Meet some of the region’s best wedding suppliers too. More details will be available shortly.

The Tower
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Ancroft Church is dedicated to St Anne, the mother of Mary, so the granny of Jesus. Follow the trail quiz and climb to the top of the tower to see the sea.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

This 3 star self catering holiday cottage is based alongside the magnificent dunes and harbour of Beadnell Bay, the only west facing harbour on the East Coast of Britain. The property is 200m from Beadnell Bay and open fields.

Rothley Lake
Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

Stay in this beautifully situated former shooting lodge with views of an 18th century 'Capability' Brown landscaped lake and sleep in our lovely four poster bed. Family friendly.Room for drying clothes and bicycle storage. Dogs welcome and horses by prior arrangement

Enjoy the coastal views from the balcony
Self Catering
Seahouses

Seascape is a newly refurbished, centrally heated, 3 storey property situated in a desirable location in the coastal village of Seahouses. Seascape sleeps up to 4 guests and has a great coastal view from its open plan second floor balcony.

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Bed & Breakfast
Craster

A warm welcome awaits at large detached home, tastefully decorated. Central for walking, birding and historic attractions.

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Dining
Self Catering
Beadnell

A generously appointed with space, comfort and luxury in mind 4 star self catering property set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell.

Picnic bench
Great Outdoors
Kielder

Kielder Castle Visitor Centre Mid March to October from 9.30am to 5pm. Kielder Castle is the visitor centre for Kielder Forest. Features include information centre, tearoom and exhibitions about forestry and conservation. Bike hire available.

Osprey Ferry
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

The 60 seat motor cruiser 'The Osprey' ferry is an ideal way to see Kielder Water in comfort as well as providing an opportunity to learn more about the history of the reservoir and the area.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Located within yards of the centre of Seahouses and all the amenities and activities the village has to offer. St Cuthberts comfortably accommodates four people within two spacious double rooms and is great for holidaying couples or families

The Fisherman & The Pearl
Family
Seaton Delaval

McManus, an old fisherman from Fisherman’s Cove has seen it all. When he was young the fishing was good and the sea teaming with life. Now he’s old, sad and grumpy and spends his days sitting on the rocks lamenting the good old days.

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Caravan & Camping
Seahouses

Peace, tranquility, stunning coastal scenery, golden sandy beaches that stretch for miles, and breathtaking sea views, Seafield has it all.
Gold award winner in the category of Holiday Park/Holiday Village of the year 2014, in the National ‘VisitEngland’ Tourism awards for the second time.

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Fernie 1
Self Catering
Mindrum

A superb six bedroom property perfect for outdoor pursuits in an outstanding setting with wonderful views over rolling farmland to the Cheviot Hills. Bring family, friends, dogs and even your own horse!  

 
ALICE AND THE MAGIC MIRROR GARDEN
Outdoor Event

Our curious characters including Alice, The Mad Hatter and the White Rabbit are hiding in the Spring floral delights. Come and find them in the wonderful world of Belsay as you follow the trail!

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Part of a collection of properties at Link House Farm and located within yards of the dunes and golden sands of Beadnell Bay this 4 star self catering accommodate up to 8 guests over 4 bedrooms.

 MRS BEETON’S VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS
Family

Performances at 11am, 1pm and 3pmBelsay Hall, Castle & Gardens Belsay’s own Mrs Beeton will show you the ropes in the kitchen, giving you hints and tips for Christmas.

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Bed & Breakfast
Beadnell

Magnificent beach side home offering an atmosphere of timeless tranquillity. Secure courtyard parking. Non-smokers only. 'Pride of Northumbria' Winner.Sunday Times 'Top 20 British Seaside Hotels'. Licenced for Civil Weddings & Partnerships.

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The Vikings are coming
Family

Vikings invades the castle to show us what life was like with a tented camp, talks and demonstrations

Show of Hands
Music

An evening with triple-award winning acoustic duo Knightley and Beer, joined by Miranda Sykes, for a night of original songs, stunning musicianship and remarkable audience rapport

Inside Sea Pink Cottage
Self Catering
Alnwick

Situated within 100 yards of the Beach, and with stunning rolling countryside, Sea Pink Cottage is a wonderfully appointed, newly decorated 4 star self catering property in an unbeatable location.

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Self Catering
Belford

This historic tranquil setting offers an enchanting experience. This romantic lakeside hideaway sleeping 2 - 6 guests. Close to Bamburgh and Lindisfarne.

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Hotel
Adderstone

Situated 40 miles north of Newcastle & 75 miles south of Edinburgh on the A1. Lodge style accommodation. 5.5 miles away from breathtaking Bamburgh coast.

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High Ropes Day
Outdoor

Tackle the hanging cargo net, sprint along the swinging logs, make it across the balancing beams. Be brave and take the leap of faith.

Fishing at Kielder Water and Forest Park and Fontburn
Fishing
Kielder

Northumbrian Water trout fisheries in the north east of England has built up a well deserved reputation for offering top quality fishing.

Kitchen
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Barn Cottage is a highly impressive, superbly converted stone barn which provides ample living space and 5 star self catering accommodation in a quiet rural location for larger groups or extended families.

Bamburgh Castle
Arts and Crafts

Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training

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Self Catering
Lowick

A cosy traditional Northumbrian cottage in an idyllic rural location with views over farmland to the hills beyond. Newly refurbished. Sleeps 6. Dogs welcome. Wifi available.

 
 
Vienesse Christmas with Struass
Music
Alnwick

Doxford Hall are hosting Northumberland’s first ever Viennese Strauss Christmas Gala. Christmas with Strauss will be a glittering evening of Gourmet Food, Sparkling Strauss Waltzes, Christmas Music and songs from Vienna. 

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Practically on the harbour pier, Masons Cottage Harbourside is a cozy former fisherman’s cottage which has been refurbished to provide modern and comfortable accommodation. Both bedrooms have spectacular views stretching out towards the Farne Islands (boat trips available) along with the everyday activity from the harbour.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Church View is a delightful, four bedroom self catering cottage which can be found in the quieter area of Seahouses but still within easy walking distance of the village centre and harbour.

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Wallington
Guided Walk/Tours

Join our ranger team to discover how Wallington is on the frontline of the conservation battle for a number of iconic species, including red squirrels, and find out what projects we are planning to support our conservation work at Wallington in the coming years.

Doxford Hall
Outdoor Event
Alnwick

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeare’s best-loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star-crossed lovers, playful fairies and hilarious travelling players.

Cotton Top Tamarin
Family

The Love Your Zoo campaign was launched by BIAZA, to encourage people to visit their local BIAZA zoos and aquariums for a great day out, and learn just how much they do for conservation, education and research.

A view of Bamburgh
Self Catering Agency
Seahouses

Self catering holiday agency based in Seahouses.

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Self Catering
Kielder

Fully accessible, comfortable Scandanavian lodges set in the beautiful Kielder Water & Forest Park and close to the tranquil shores of Kielder Water. Activities and home cooked meals are also available.

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Summer Zoo Club
Wildlife events

A whole week of events to bring out your inner zoo keeper! 

Meerkat
Self Catering
Beadnell

Burn’s Retreat is a fantastic property based within the ever popular coastal village of Beadnell. Burn’s Retreat has a lovely enclosed garden which acts as a breeze free sun trap throughout the summer months.

Front View
Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Cedar Cabin is a new, fully heated and insulated, quality Swedish log cabin with fantastic views from the deck of the North Northumberland coastline.

Lounge
Self Catering
Waren Mill

A charming two bedroom apartment in an ideal location, perfect for small family getaways or a holiday with friends. Seal Bay is positioned with an elevated view over Budle Bay (an area of outstanding natural beauty) where you can watch an ever changing scene evolving with the tides.

Greenhead Farmers Market
Markets
Greenhead
The friendly village market in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall Country. Second Sunday of every month 10 am to 2 pm. Top Quality Local Food, with a wide range of local crafts
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Self Catering
Wooler

Peth Head Cottage provides high quality accommodation in Wooler, close to Northumberland's coast and castles, National Park and the Scottish Borders. Recently awarded Families Welcome standard.

Harehope Estate Cottages
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Sawmill and Riverside Cottages, real retreats, are found tucked away along a leafy lane, next to the stone built Bewick Bridge, across the River Till - a tributary of the famous River Tweed. 

Stable Cottage is two miles west of Bewick Bridge at East Lilburn Farm. Recently converted from three stone built cart sheds, it is light and airy with exposed original beams.     

Kielder Water swim
Sporting Event

An incredible opportunity to swim and race on a grander scale in the largest man made lake in Northern Europe

The Hogs Head Inn
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Inn
Alnwick

Welcome to The Hog’s Head Inn at Alnwick – the newest place to eat, drink and stay in Northumberland.

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Self Catering
Craster

This holiday home (sleeps 4-6), overlooking the sea with garden leading onto rocks. Midweek and weekend breaks available low season.

Dawn Chorus Walk
Guided Walk/Tours

Traditional early-morning Dawn Chorus walk on the beautiful Ford & Etal Estates, with the North Northumberland Bird Club.   

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Located in the heart of Beadnell, The Cottage is one of the oldest dwellings within the village. Old world features and charm mix with contemporary 4 star modern comforts to create a wonderful base for a break.

Panhaven lounge with wonderful views of Coquet Island
Self Catering
Amble

Panhaven is a newly refurbished apartment set in a quiet location in the popular fishing village of Amble. It boasts fabulous coastal views including those of Coquet Island from both inside and outside the property. The first floor apartment is spacious and has lots of handcrafted seaside-themed finishing touches. All furnishings are contemporary and of a high standard. Panhaven comfortably sleeps up to 5/6 guests in 3 bedrooms and has allocated parking for one car.

HANDS ON HISTORY CREW
Family

Leave your games consoles and tablets at home and join us every day during the school holidays. The hands on history crew has a range of medieval activities for you to try.

A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Shows & Displays

Scrooge meets the unusual Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come, but will he repent in time for Christmas, or is Scrooge doomed to a life of misery?

The Wonder of Colour
Exhibition

Eta Ingham Laurie, internationally renowned weaver returns to Bailiffgate to present some of her beautiful works and offer the opportunity to try this amazing craft for yourself (see Bailiffgate Museum website for details)
 THEATRE - MR STINK
Shows & Displays

Doors open at 6.15pm, performance starts at 7pm. An outdoor performance of the funny and moving story of Mr Stink, written by David Walliams.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Green Gables is situated in the very popular Armstrong Cottages area of Bamburgh. A 4 star self catering cottage, it is perfectly situated for beach lovers as only the coastal road separates Green Gables from long, sandy shores.

St James the Great's Church
Church
Morpeth

St James is a fine Victorian church in Morpeth. It’s open every day, so come and see it.

Miss Caledonia
Theatre
Wooler

The year is 1955. Desperate to escape the chicory-pulling, stall-cleaning, hay-baling drudgery of life in Caledonia, Ontario. Peggy Ann Douglas has a plan. Following in the footsteps of starlets Debbie Reynolds and Lee Meriwether, Peggy Ann will simply become a movie star – and she will start her journey to the top by winning the local pageant.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Situated in the historic hamlet of Waren Mill, The Maltings occupies an enviable position on the Heritage coastline. With stunning views over Budle Bay and Holy Island, this modern, well-equipped 4 star self catering ground floor holiday apartment is an ideal base from which to explore the castles and beaches of the Northumberland coastline.

Parish Church Choir
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Visit this beautiful and rare Civil War Church. Opened in 1652 - it is the only parish church built under Cromwell. The church contains one of the earliest installations by Lutyens, a John Knox Renaissance pulpit, and panels from the 13thC Castle.

Bedlington Market Day
Markets
Bedlington
Vulcan Place – Thursday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 01386 765403 Please check with Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
Living Room
Self Catering
Corbridge

'Nosbor' Holiday Cottage is a Grade II 3-star listed cottage in the heart of the lovely historic village of Corbridge.  It offers comfortable 3/4 person accommodation with two bedrooms and two bathrooms.

Wallington
Family

Visit Wallington, home of the adventurous Trevelyan family and follow our Cadbury Easter Egg trail through the West Wood. Hunt for clues about fearsome Aunt Gertrude, recreate her adventures and claim your yummy Cadbury chocolate Egghead reward.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, This ground floor, newly built 4 star self catering holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland countryside.

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Stunning Church conversion in quiet village near Berwick-upon-Tweed - just across the river from Scotland!

5 Star with Gold Award. Breakfast Award, TripAdvisor Excellence Award.

See our reviews - they will tell you much more than we possibly can!

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Mother's Day carvery
Food event

Treat your mum to a delicious homemade 4-course carvery lunch this Mother's Day in the beautiful surroundings of Kirkley Hall.

Bushcraft Day: Level 2: Sapling
Family

Head outdoors and experience nature in Allen Banks woodland and work towards 'Sapling' status. Whether you have bushcraft experience or recently achieved 'Acorn' status at Housesteads, this is an adventure not to be missed.

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Hotel
Alnwick

High standards and excellent facilities with the added warmth of a family-run hotel. Two fine restaurants. Close to beach.

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ROMAN CAVALRY EASTER EXPLORERS
Family

It's time to get clue-cracking. Find characters from the past to help you solve the challenge and seek out your chocolate reward in the grounds of Corbridge Roman Town.

FALCONRY OF ROMAN BRITAIN
Family

Fearsome families are invited to get up close and personal with our collection of falcons and hawks on display at Chesters Roman Fort. Are you brave enough to feed our falcons?

Climbing at Crag Lough, Hadrian's Wall
Outdoor Event
Hexham

Try rock climbing at the atmospheric Crag Lough just below Hadrian's Wall and get a real feel for this fantastic outdoor sport.

Children In The Pool
Sport and Leisure
Rothbury
Rothbury Pool and Gym has a traditional style pool available for general swimming, aquafit, lessons and parties with fantastic views over Coquetdale. New fitness centre with over twenty pieces of Life Fitness Equipment.
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Self Catering
Seahouses

Great views come accompanied with peaceful surroundings at Island’s View. This 3 bedroom property is set within a stone’s throw of Seahouses Harbour, with the top floor boasting some amazing sights of the coastline and Farne Islands.

Kirkley Kritters
Family

Get up-close and personal with amazing megabugs that creep and crawl. 

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Historic sites
Prudhoe

Prudhoe Castle stands in a picturesque location, on a wooded hillside overlooking the River Tyne.

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Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set literally within the dunes of Budle Bay sands, Plover is the perfect 4 star self catering getaway for those looking for some tranquillity by the sea. With a privately owned sandy beach for all guests to enjoy, you can sit at peace within an area of outstanding natural beauty and watch the day go by and not see another soul.

Whylde
Nature and Wildlife
Alnwick

PARK REOPENS ON 14 APRIL 2014

The pure-bred survivors of the wild white cattle herd which once roamed the forests of Britain.

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PoSHHuts
Glamping
Falstone

Gloriously glamorous shepherds huts in a beautiful and private rural setting in the heart of Northumberland National Park and next to Kielder Water.

A short drive to Kielder Observatory for stargazing, or a step outside your PoSHHut and you're in a natural paradise!

Outside Wentworth Leisure Centre
Sport and Leisure
Hexham
Wentworth Leisure Centre is located in the centre of Hexham. The centre boasts a new, multi-million pound swimming pool and fitness gym. New for 2011, Wentworth Bowl offers a new activity in which people of all ages participate.
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Self Catering
Wooler

The property provides comfortable accommodation for up to 4 guests and makes an ideal retreat for walkers and cyclists with a host of scenic trails close by.

Newbiggin Art Trail
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

A mix of community, historical and modern artworks for visitors to find throughout the town.

Temple of Mithras
Historic sites
Chollerford

A fascinating 3rd-century temple near Carrawburgh fort, dedicated to the god beloved by Roman soldiers.

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Etal Castle - Etal Village
Historic sites
Etal

A 14thC castle in picturesque surroundings, steeped in the history of border warfare.

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Jesmond Dene House Garden and Terrace
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Hotel
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

40 bedroomed boutique hotel nestled in the wooded valley of Jesmond Dene but only five minutes from Newcastle City Centre. Award-winning 3 AA rosette restaurant offering everything from coffee and cakes, gorgeous afternoon tea and casual daytime dining menu up to ten-course tasting menu, and Sunday lunch. Free parking. Free wifi. Open to non-residents and residents.

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Bunting by Jim Gibson
Outdoor Event

Sunday 24th May 2015 is the date of the Party on the Parade - with music, entertainment and cream teas.

Blyth Market Day
Markets
Blyth
Blyth Market Place – Tuesday, Friday & Saturday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 0845 6006400 Please check with Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
Flodden Battlefield Memorial
Historic sites
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Walk the footsteps of the soldiers who fought on the Flodden Battle field nearly 500 years ago. It is hard to conceive today of the carnage that took place there on the 9th September 1513, when surveying the rolling hills.

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Lounge
Self Catering
Waren Mill

Eider Cottage is a charming converted miller’s cottage situated within the hamlet of Waren Mill, on the edge of Budle Bay. Wonderful views, wildlife and walks are easy to find within the surrounding area.

Outside Newbiggin Maritime Centre
Museums and galleries
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Newbiggin Maritime Centre, the newest attraction on the beautiful Northumberland coastline, offers a unique experience for visitors.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, This ground floor, 4 star newly built holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland countryside.

Zipwire Boy
Adventure Sports
Matfen

Go Ape is a tree top adventure based in the heart of Matfen, a mile or two to the north of Hadrian's Wall near Hexham.

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Self Catering
Rennington

Rennington Cottages offer four superb 5 Star luxurious self-catering holiday cottages which lie in the idyllic and peaceful village of Rennington near tthe beautiful and historic town of Alnwick and the Northumbrian coastline. The cottages form a private, exclusive estate with beautiful views of All Saints Church, which dates from the 1700s.

Tel. 01665 579137/ 07711 408089 for enquiries/bookings

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Holy Trinity, Old Bewick
Church
Alnwick

A beautiful ancient church set in a large rural churchyard, an ideal place for quiet meditation.

The Secret Garden - Chapterhouse Product
Outdoor Event

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncle’s house deep in the Yorkshire countryside, where unexpected friends and very magical creatures help her unlock the mystery of the secret garden.

Cahalen Morrison & Eli West in Concert
Music & Dance
Seahouses

The House-concert series at St Cuthbert's House gives you the chance to see and hear world-class musicians at very close quarters, in an intimate setting. This month we have Cahalen Morrison and Eli West.

The Racecourse Lodge
Self Catering
Hexham

Situated 2½ miles from the historic market town of Hexham, our unique self-catering lodge is located within the Hexham Racecourse complex with a backdrop of magnificent scenery.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

This building was formerly used as the Bamburgh Boys School. Now, fully renovated, it’s a beautifully located property for a great holiday retreat. Only a 200 yard walk to the fabulous sandy beach and historic castle (great views from the Bedroom) and even less to the village pubs, restaurants, and shops.

Walkers approaching Dunstanburgh Castle
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Heddon-on-the-Wall

Contours Walking Holidays are the specialists in self-guided walking holidays in the UK. Whether you wish to follow in the footsteps of Roman Legionnaires along Hadrian’s Wall, trace the route of cattle drovers in Scotland or climb the mountains of the Lake District, our unrivalled range of walking holidays are the perfect way to explore the countryside at your own pace. 

With carefully selected accommodation, door-to-door luggage transfers, maps, guidebooks and emergency support, we take care of every little detail, leaving you free to enjoy a relaxing, worry-free holiday with spectacular scenery.

 

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Self Catering
Morpeth

Felmoor Holiday Park set in 40 acres of outstanding Northumberland woodland.

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The Smithy Crookham 1
Self Catering
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Nestled into rolling farmland, this cosy one bedroom cottage exudes character and charm with lovely open views to the Cheviot Hills. Ideally placed for walking, cycling and enjoying the great outdoors, or simply a peaceful getaway for relaxation and a good book.

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Self Catering
Sparty Lea

Rebuilt barn, now detached, 3 bedroomed stone cottage, with beautiful views of the Allendale Valley and beyond.

Salmon Queen 1988 by John Thompson
Outdoor Event

Tweedmouth Feast is a traditional event, with origins in the 12th Century, which celebrates salmon fishing on the River Tweed, including the Crowning of the Salmon Queen.

 

Hexham Old Gaol
Museums and galleries
Hexham

Tour the Old Gaol, 1330AD, by glass lift. Meet the gaoler, see a Reiver raid and try on costumes.

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Self Catering
Haltwhistle

Comfortable cottages on working stock farm where children are encouraged to have hands-on experience. Beautiful walks in Pennine countryside.

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Great outdoors
Great Outdoors
Ingram

Northumberland National Park covers 405 areas of protected landscape with breathtaking views, crystal clear streams, dark skies for star gazing and rich wildlife havens.

BAND SUNDAYS – MUSIC THROUGH THE AGES
Music & Dance

Each week join us at Belsay Hall and listen to live bands playing outside in a beautiful setting. An ideal way to enjoy some superb music, with a different period of history explored each week. Please feel free to bring your own deck chairs or rugs.
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Bellingham

Peaceful cottages with shared garden in the grounds of an old rectory. River, shops and pub 0.5 miles. Roman Wall, Kielder, coast and The Lakes are all within easy reach.

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The Spirit of Twyne
Exhibition

Artists working all near the Tweed and Tyne producing work in a variety of media and styles with the common element of fibre and stitch. This exhibition is a retrospective containing many of their most widely known works , plus some excit
Woodhorn
Shows & Displays

See beautiful birds of prey on display from 11am to 3pm and catch one of the spectacular flying displays by the team at Ridgeside Falconry.

The Coquet Room
Bed & Breakfast
Thropton

Thropton Demesne Farmhouse is a family run bed and breakfast with views across the Coquet Valley. Quiet location on edge of village.

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Animals at Whitehouse Farm Centre
Nature and Wildlife
Morpeth

Whitehouse Farm is the all-weather fun attraction with soft play, restaurant, outdoor play areas, tractor-trailer rides and lots of animals to feed, hold and stroke.

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The Great Easter Egg Giveaway!
Outdoor Event

Join in the Easter Sunday fun when there are 300 chocolate eggs to give away in Etal and Ford villages and on the Heatherslaw Mill site!

* free event; restrictions apply

Wallington
Family

Enjoy wild play at Wallington and see how many of our 50 Things activities you can do before you head home.

Coastguard Watch View
Self Catering
Seahouses

Coastguard Watch is set in a prime location overlooking the harbour in the popular village of Seahouses. It has been recently refurbished to an extremely high standard and offers first class accommodation. If you are looking for a luxurious place to stay with stunning coastal views, Coastguard Watch is the one for you! This is a great place to stay for those wanting to be close to the sea, yet still have the hustle and bustle of harbour life within easy reach.

Ponteland Market Day
Markets
Ponteland
Merton Way – Every 4th Friday of the month Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 535200 – Stall enquiries: 0845 6006400. Please contact Morpeth TIC to confirm dates & times.
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Self Catering
Lucker

The former village flour mill has been converted into comfortable and spacious holiday accommodation, the grade II listed building benefits from being set within peaceful surroundings in the heart of the village, but is still close to the tourist attractions and amenities.

Outside Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum
Music & Dance

Beginners session with Ann Sessoms - 1.30pm Regular session with an experienced piper - 2.30pm. Come along and learn how to play the pipes or to listen to others. All are welcome.

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Bamburgh

Dairy Cottage is a 5star self catering property situated in a converted sandstone farm building with a traditional slate roof. The cottage is a deceptively large luxury holiday cottage on one level.

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Alnmouth

Janice invites you to stay in her spacious recently refurbished home by the water's edge of the beautiful Aln Estuary. Combining superior accommodation with superb value. Our dining-room and 1st floor guest lounge have panoramic views.

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With Cruel Times In Between
Music
Hexham

A lyrical and beautiful portrait of Newfoundland culture as painted by the rhythmic writings of one of their best loved poets, Al Pittman.

The North East Dog Festival
Outdoor Event
Morpeth

The North East Dog Festival is the North’s newest family event, with something for everyone its one not to be missed. Mixing the best of a good old family countryside show with a fantastic array of activities suitable for everyone.

Try zoo-keeping at Kirkley Hall
Wildlife events

A whole week of events to bring out your inner zoo keeper!

Sitting room
Self Catering
Alnwick

This delightfully converted two-storey stone built 3 star self catering holiday cottage provides splendid holiday accommodation in an exclusive location in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside.

Osprey Watch
Wildlife events
Kielder

Live footage from the remote Kielder Osprey nests, enjoy the wild side of nature from the comfort of Kielder Castle Cafe Open Daily 10am-5pm
May 12th 2014 Seatrout 5lbs
Fishing
Berwick-upon-Tweed

The Orchard Cottage offers a unique fishing and family holiday destination. It boasts a private 1 mile stretch of river, exclusively for guests.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Within yards of the dunes and golden sands of Beadnell Bay, Old Barn is a 4 star self catering property with comfort and character, retaining some of the traditional features and layout of the original farm building whilst providing spacious and practical accommodation.

Archery
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

Go Active Breaks is a fun and exciting collection of activities brought to you exclusively from Hoseasons offering a range of year round sporting activities from beginners to keen amateurs, high adrenaline adventure to relaxation therapies!

Whale and Dolphin Cruise 11/09/2010
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Choppington

Wildlife, birdwatching, photography and dark skies experiences, holidays and tuition with an enthusiastic friendly leader with an intimate knowledge of Northumberland, the North Pennines and the Scottish Borders

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Self Catering
Lucker

Red Fox is a beautifully finished, ground floor 4 star self catering property set within Lucker, a small village 3 miles from Bamburgh. The property benefits from being set within peaceful surroundings, but still close to the tourist attractions and amenities. Red Fox can sleep up to 6 guests comfortably using the 3 bedrooms, all of which are en-suite.

Aquatics Weekend
Family

Come and see a range of fish, turtles and amphibians and learn about how to care for and look after ornamental fish. 

World Animal Day
Family

World Animal Day is a day to celebrate animal life in all its forms 

Ian Sherwood
Music
Morpeth

Award-winning Canadian musician and songwriter Ian Sherwood mixes catchy melodies and heart-breaking stories with intricate guitar loops, saxophones and pop, rock and jazz grooves to create his unique brand of folk/pop music.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Guinea Fowl Cottage is a modern, one storey timber self catering property located at the ever popular Link House Farm.

Springhill Farm Holiday Accommodation
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Seahouses

Secluded accommodation nestled on the Northumberland coastline between Seahouses and Bamburgh.

AONB Award for Excellence Winners.

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Self Catering
Chathill

East Crook is a ground floor property situated at Tughall Steads, a converted farm steading just off the Northumberland Coastal Route. A quiet and peaceful retreat, ideal for a couple or small family, it serves as an excellent base for exploring the stunning coastline and countryside of Northumberland.

Mother's Day
Family

Have a relaxing Mother's Day at Belsay. Take a stroll through our exotic Quarry Gardens, make a colourful flower posy then enjoy a splendid afternoon tea.
Nautical Bedroom
Book: LateRooms
Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Westfield Farmhouse offers comfortable bedroom accommodation and a traditional AGA cooked farmhouse breakfast. Situated on Cycle route 1, cycle storage is available. Ideal base to explore North Northumberland Coast.

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Self Catering
Beal

West Lodge is a beautiful 4 star detached self catering property located within Beal, a small hamlet just a short distance from Lindisfarne (Holy Island), a tidal island steeped in ancient religious history with imposing castle.

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Alnmouth
Stone-built farm cottages. Lovely rural surroundings only 1 mile from Alnmouth. Well-furnished and equipped.
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Part of the Heather House collection of properties situated just above Budle Bay, Goosander provides extremely comfortable living for up to 8 guests with fantastic panoramic views of Budle Bay and up the coast to Holy Island.

WIllow Cottage Lounge
Self Catering
Morpeth
Set in private grounds and woodland, we offer the very highest standards in luxury holiday cottages situated in a unique setting in the heart of the Northumberland countryside.
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Self Catering
Ponteland

Just 9 miles North West of Newcastle and set in the idyllic surrounding of 200 acres of grass farm, Eland Green Farm provides self catering holiday homes to escape the hustle and bustle of the big city. No smokers / dogs.

Crocus 9
Self Catering
Embleton

Two cosy, stone-built cottages situated in the heart of the beautiful coastal village of Embleton.

Two Day Glass Mosaic Workshop
Workshops
Alnwick

The course covers surface preparation, glass cutting, laying the mosaic & applying grout. Glass mosaic can be applied to almost any solid surface, flat or with a gentle curve. You can breathe a new lease of life into all sorts of objects such as old trays, small table tops or you can make a wall plaque or mirror.

Magna Carta
Exhibition

Discover Alnwick's part in this national celebration and see a facsimile of this world-changing document.
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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton

Sorbietrees is a beautiful Georgian farmhouse with many original features in a tranquil location with outstanding views and abundant wildlife where a warm welcome and homely atmosphere awaits you. 

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Errington Raey Flowers
Garden Centre
Bardon Mill

Large salt-glazed pots for garden and kitchen. Visitors can see kiln and stock area and can purchase factory seconds from the retail area.

Happy Easter
Family

Come along to Kirkley Hall this Easter and enjoy lots of delicious sweet treats at our chocolate party.

Corbridge Roman Town
Historic sites
Corbridge

Corbridge was initially the site of a series of important forts. But after Hadrian's Wall was fully commissioned it developed into a prosperous town, a tempting leave-centre for off-duty Wall garrisons.

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Queens Hall
Shows & Displays
Hexham

The return of Hexham Book Festival - now in its tenth glorious year.

Beech Cottage
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Morpeth

Award-winning cottages situated on a beautiful farm with outstanding views of hills and coast. Indoor pool, gym, tennis court.

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Haydon Old Church
Church
Haydon Bridge

Dedicated to St Cuthbert, this church is a hidden gem with amazing views over the tyne valley. It is said said to be oneof the many resting places of St Cuthbert's bones.

Beautiful Day at St Michael's
Church
Ford

A church in a magnificent setting with a fine view of the Cheviot and Flodden hill from the porch. The building dates from the 13th century and has always been closely associated with Ford Castle and whoever owned it.

Kirkley Hall
Outdoor

Come along for a wonderful day out set within the renowned Kirkley Hall Gardens.

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set literally within the dunes of Budle Bay sands, Godwit is the perfect 4 star self catering getaway for those looking for some tranquillity by the sea. With a privately owned sandy beach for all guests to enjoy, you can sit at peace within an area of outstanding natural beauty and watch the day go by and not see another soul.

St Mary's Inn
Inn
Morpeth

St Mary's Inn opened on 1st November 2014 and is a pub with tradition at its heart with warmth and generosity whether you eat, drink or stay.

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Listed 18th Century Tombstone
Church
Lowick

Visitors, sometime from as far away as Australia and the USA have described the church in the visitors book as ‘impressive’ and ‘lovely; they admire the particular peaceful quality of the building.

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Self Catering
Stonehaugh

Recently renovated and again improved in 2014 with Double Glazing, 3 bedroom self catering wooden cabin, located in Stonehaugh, the heart of Northumberland National Park in Kielder Forest.

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Bed & Breakfast
Amble

The Harbour Guest House and Tearoom has 6 letting rooms all en suite. Situated on Amble Harbour, 3 minutes to town centre.

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Inn
Hexham

A charming countryside Inn offering comfortable accommodation, high quality delicious home cooked food, real ales and fine wines close to Hadrian's Wall.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

April Cottage is a beautiful and spacious cottage located in the coastal village of Beadnell, close to all the village amenities. It is a dormer bungalow that comfortably sleeps up to 8 guests and can be rented as either a 4 or 2 bedroom holiday cottage. Please ask for more details.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

This stunning detached 4 star self catering holiday home is set in the peaceful countryside location of Dukesfield, 1 mile from the village of Bamburgh and all of its local amenities.

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Hexham

Woodside Lodge is a contemporary and secluded luxury retreat for two five miles south of Hexham. 

Short breaks of 3 or 4 nights available

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Wagtail
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Bamburgh
Warm, attractive, well-equipped 4* cottages in unspoilt countryside near beaches and cycling routes. Each with separate garden. Also The Ducket, our beautiful 5* 18th century stone tower overlooking Holy Island. Wi-fi in all our accommodation.
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Alnwick
Situated in a quieter part of the historic market town of Alnwick this mid-terraced stone cottage provides comfortable accommodation within a short walk of pubs, restaurants, the garden and historic castle.
Once Brewed
Star gazing events

A family fun session with space-inspired activities. • This event is a mix of indoor presentations and outdoor evening sky observations, weather permitting! • Ideal for families with kids 8 years and older. • Please wear warm clothes and sho
Titan the Robot
Family

Intergalactic superstar Titan the Robot will touch down in The Alnwick Garden to provide some of the best comedic, theatrical and musical performances of this solar system.

Kirkharle Courtyard
Arts & Crafts Shop
Kirkharle

Come to Kirkharle Courtyard and enjoy a truly unique shopping experience of art & craft workshops, gifts, vintage & antiques at the birthplace of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown. Arguably Britain’s most famous landscape architect he was responsible for many of our beautiful parklands.

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St Michaels Church in Alnwick
Church
Alnwick

Spacious perpendicular style church with many medieval features, e.g., Hotspur pillar. 1464 charter of Henry VI that two 'burgesses' of Alnwick rebuilt their church. Patronage of Dukes of Northumberland; Percy connection.

Are you a pirate or a princess?
Family

Come along and join our resident pirate Captain Raggy Beard for our Pirates and Princesses day here at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens. 

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Self Catering
Alnmouth

Blinkbonny is a charming semi-detached property well positioned within the heart of the ever popular coastal village of Alnmouth.

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Holy Island

A warm and welcoming coaching inn at the gateway to the island of Lindisfarne offering a great value place to stay, eat and to explore from.

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 SPOOKY FUN
Family

This Halloween half term join us for frightening fun, with have-a-go creepy crafts and activities. Fearless souls required for a thrilling family adventure. Grab your cloaks and steady your nerves as you come face to face with the dark side of child
 MEDIEVAL ST GEORGE’S DAY
Shows & Displays

Make way for the pageant of St George. Join the medieval townsfolk, musicians and nobles as they celebrate St George’s day with combat displays and a mummers play.

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Bed & Breakfast
Corbridge

Large, late 19thC country house with splendid views southwards. Set in spacious grounds,in historic village with easy access to Hadrian's Wall, A69 and A68. Family run.

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Town Hall
Exhibition

Berwick 900 event marking the 70th anniversary of VE Day (8th May 1945). Featuring an exhibition, entitled 'Berwick at War: 1939-45', illustrating life on the Home Front and a rally of military and civilian vehicles of the period.
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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Quiet cosy coastal self-catering retreat, try Driftwood Cottage (sleeps 6). Luxury, modern and fully equipped, on the picturesque Northumbrian Coastline a perfect base to tour our beautiful region.

BAND SUNDAYS – MUSIC THROUGH THE AGES
Music & Dance

Each week join us at Belsay Hall and listen to live bands playing outside in a beautiful setting. An ideal way to enjoy some superb music, with a different period of history explored each week. Please feel free to bring your own deck chairs or rugs.
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Hotel
Slaley

Former Edwardian mansion, set in 1,000 acres. Two international championship standard golf courses, 20m swimming-pool, health and beauty spa and outdoor pursuits.

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hesleyside
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham

Hesleyside is a private stately home where guests can stay in luxury and experience 800 years of Northumbrian history. Three glorious 5* state bedrooms with four poster beds and en-suite bathrooms

 

ALC Aquafit
Sport and Leisure
Ashington

Ashington Leisure Centre has 2 swimming pools, a gym, sportshall, squash courts and a full range of fitness classes

HANDS ON HISTORY CREW – UGLY BUG SAFARI
Family

Small game hunters wanted. Grab a magnifying glass and join our Victorian Explorer hunt the Quarry Garden for some mini beasts.

Kirkley Hall Wedding Fair
Exhibition

Join us for our wedding fair when Kirkley Hall will be looking its very best dressed for a wedding and our team of wedding coordinators will be on hand to answer any questions about our venue, brochure & exceptional packages. We have also specially s
The Hogs Head Inn
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Alnwick

Named after the Inn in Harry Potter books, The three star Hog’s Head Inn is just a short drive from Alnwick Castle – or Hogwarts in JK Rowling’s tales of the boy wizard and his friends – and the famous Alnwick Gardens and Treehouse. Offering exceptionally good food, free Wi-Fi and plenty of parking, The Hog’s Head Inn is a brand new place to eat, drink, sleep and explore.

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Welcome to Linden Hall
Book: LateRooms
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Hotel
Morpeth

Grade II Listed Georgian manor country house. The hotel is set in a 450-acre estate of private park and woodland.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

 Base for corporate events, cycling, equestrian events, golfing, family gatherings, film crews, fishing, paraglyding, shooting parties, vintage cars, walking parties and wedding parties. Antique galleries, log fires, glamping and camping. Ample parking. Lonely Planet recommended.

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Sunday Carvery at Kirkley Hall
Food event

Enjoy a delicious four course homemade carvery lunch with family and friends in the beautiful surroundings of Kirkley Hall.

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Sport and Leisure
Prudhoe
Leisure pool incorporating wave machine, 40m aqua slide, spa pool and other water features, fitness gym, fitness studio, soft play area, creche and bowling green.
Shepherds Hut
Glamping
Blaydon On Tyne

 

This Shepherd’s Hut is ideally situated close to the Derwent Valley – a haven for wildlife and is popular with cyclists, fishermen and dog walkers alike.  Literally just a 2 minute walk away, is the Derwent Country Park which is great for fly fishing particularly salmon and trout. Red Kites are also popular in this area and can often be seen soaring overhead. (There is even a nesting pair in the grounds near the hut). Deer are also frequently seen around the hut at all times of day.

 

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Elsdon

This cozy two-bed roomed cottage is a perfect base for couples or families with small children wanting to explore Northumberland.

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Inn
Otterburn

First and Last Inn on the Northumberland/Scottish border, situated in the beautiful Rede Valley just 35 miles north of Newcastle, is an ideal base to explore the beautiful and diverse regions of Northumberland and the North East of England.

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MAGNA CARTA
Shows & Displays

John FitzRobert , Lord of Warkworth, was one of the 25 barons who vowed to act as guarantor of the Great Charter, and see that King John observed it.

Cotton Top Tamarin
Family

Come and learn about the diverse range of primates we have here at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens, including lemurs, marmosets and tamarins. 

Apartment
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Bamburgh Barn is a fantastic, newly converted listed barn with a perfect village centre location. Set just behind Front Street, it’s a quiet haven a stone’s throw from the action, with virtually unrivalled views of Bamburgh Castle. 

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

Award-winning farmhouse offering quality accommodation in beautiful surroundings near Rothbury. Northumbrian hospitality at its best.

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Lounge
Self Catering
Bellingham

Cosy stone house and separate compact studio apartment in village centre. Ideal for walkers. Close to Kielder, Hadrian's Wall and Borders. Cottage sleeps 4 and apartment sleeps 2. Ideal for walking, golf, cycling and fishing.

Amble Puffin Festival
Outdoor Event
Amble

Amble Puffin Festival celebrates everything Puffin! A week of fun and activities in the Friendliest Port takes place at the best time of year to see the Coquet Island Puffins as they care for their newly hatched pufflings.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Located at Red Barns on the outskirts of Bamburgh, this newly completed 1 bedroom property is a great bolthole for holidaying couples looking for a quiet escape that’s also within walking distance to the beach and village centre amenities.

National Pet Weekend
Family

This weekend we are supporting National Pet Month which runs from 1st April-4th May. Our weekend event is designed to make people aware of the benefits of pets for people and people for pets

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Self Catering
Rothbury

With an exceptionally warm welcome in a pet-friendly cottage you can stay in this fantastic character property on the National Trust's Cragside Estate.

Lighthouse on Coquet Island
Nature and Wildlife
Amble
Discover a sea-bird Paradise - Take a trip to the RSPB Coquet Island Nature Reserve St Cuthbert came to Coquet Island more than 1300 years ago; but today there are a few more visitors on this amazing island.
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Self Catering
Seahouses

This lovely cottage is situated in the peaceful location of ‘old’ Seahouses and is nestled amongst the smokeries and traditional fisherman’s cottages. It is just a few metres to Seahouses Harbour with wonderful views stretching out to the Farne Islands and Bamburgh Castle.

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Restaurant
Bellingham

Enjoy great food in a tranquil setting with panoramic views of Northumberland National Park.  Our Head Chef has sourced fantastic local ingredients to create dishes and menus that are seasonal, delicious and beautifully presented.  Everything from the succulent lamb to the chocolate fondants and chutneys are all made from fresh ingredients.  We have an extensive wine list and wonderful local beers.  We pride ourselves on great service so why not enjoy the unique decor, bespoke furnishings, scent and beauty of a garden in comfort. 

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Lindisfarne
Book online
Self Catering
Beal

Welcome to Lindisfarne and Budle Bay Holiday Cottages your perfect choice for a luxury self catering cottage holiday in Northumberland. Choose from 2 outstanding coastal locations: close to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne or at Budle Bay, Bamburgh

Nicola Farnon Trio
Music
Alnwick

Nicola Farnon (vocals/double bass), Piero Tucci (piano and sax), Phil Johnson (drums). With Nicola’s trio you get a lot of musical talent that manages to pack a mighty punch for a seemingly small outfit.

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Historic sites
Rothbury

Creation of Lord Armstrong, Victorian inventor and landscape genius. Gardens, red squirrels, woodland and lakeside walks.

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The Jolly Fisherman
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Craster

Combining stunning sea views with delicious home cooking and beautifully kept ales, this is a tastefully refurbished pub with tradition and character at its heart.

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Alnwick

Traditional fisherman's cottage overlooking the North Sea in a working fishing village. Easy access. Prices start from £30

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

4 Star Gold Award Barn Conversion with 2 bedrooms (one king size double and one superking or twin) and 2 bathrooms. Ideal for families or 2 couples holidaying together. Beautifully furnished. Very spacious kitchen/diner and sitting room with satellite television. Full central heating and an enclosed, sun trap west facing garden. Located close to Cocklawburn Cheswick and Goswick beaches and the A1. Lockable bike store available and high chair/travel cot upon request.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Set behind the dunes and just yards from the golden sands of Beadnell Bay, the property is decorated to a high standard and has all the modern comforts you would expect to make a relaxing stay.

Baby BioBlitz Weekend
Family

Come along and help our keepers and experts survey the Kirkley Hall estate for flora and fauna, you might get muddy so don't forget your wellies!

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Church
Branxton

Tranquil ancient sacred space and historically important Flodden Battlefield church.

Etal Village Hall
Food event

over 15 local foodies and crafters selling their wares; free parking; free admission.

Stargazing at Once Brewed
Star gazing events

Family-based astronomy with children’s activities during the afternoon, followed by an evening talk on Eclipses and the possibility of star gazing observations using solar and telescopes, weather permitting.

Mill Garden
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Otterburn
Welcome to Otterburn Mill in the heart of Wild Redesdale in Northumberland. Famous for the Otterburn Pram and Cot Rugs, we also sell a wide range of traditional clothing and have established ourselves as outdoor clothing specialists.
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Wooler

Located near the attractive town of Wooler and Northumberland National Park. Excellent for walking, cycling, mountain biking and exploring the delights of Northumberland and the Borders. Ideal for individuals, families and groups. Sleeps 57 including traditional Shepherds’ Huts. 

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Aurora over Kielder Observatory
Shows & Displays

The Northern Lights! What are they? How do we see them? They have influenced fairy tales and folklore for millennia, shaped communites and religious beliefs, provided civilisations with incredible stories of galant valour and past spirits

Bamburgh Six
Self Catering Agency
Bamburgh

Our hand-picked portfolio of design-led and individual holiday cottages takes you on a journey throughout Northumberland from the rivers and hills of the border country, down through Northumberland's rolling countryside to the rocks, fishing villages and vast sandy stretches of its heritage coastline.

Museum Front
Museums and galleries
Haltwhistle

Watch and clock museum, gift shop and repair specialist. The museum is based around the local children's stories of Mr George the clock man. Includes a large collection of mechanical watches and clocks through the ages plus tools and parts. Children's activities throughout.

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Gift shop stocking novelty toys, restored antique clocks and more.

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Caravan & Camping
Kielder

The caravan park is a perfect base to enjoy your visit to Kielder Water Kielder Water & Forest Park in the heart of Northumberland.

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Self Catering
Belford

A charming stone built cottage beautifully set in the heart of the unspoilt Northumbrian countryside, Spindlestone cottage is comfortable, full of old charm and surrounded by sprawling gardens. 

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Church
Etal

Set in the grounds of Etal Manor, this church (designed by William Butterfield) was built 1856-58 by Lady Augusta FitzClarence as a burial place for her husband Lord Frederick (one of the illegitimate sons of King William IV ).

Picnic bench
Outdoor Event

Build a shelter, light a fire, cook a meal, make something to take away. You’ll need to build a shelter, your own den in the woods. You’re going to eat so you’ll build and light your own camp fire (but no matches!).
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Book online
Self Catering
Alnwick

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Midwood Lodge and Cottage, are beautiful detached holiday cottages in the village of Alnmouth, nr Alnwick, just a 5 minute walk to the beach.

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Sunday Lunch
Food event

Enjoy a delicious four course homemade carvery lunch in the beautiful surroundings of Kirkley Hall

Finding The Will - Double Bill
Theatre
Alnwick

In this double bill, Finding the Will start where Shakespeare left off and explore what might’ve happened next in two of his best know plays. They aim to show that Shakespeare wrote cracking good stories that are as relevant now as they were 400 years ago.

St Mary's at Stamfordham
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Stamfordham

A stunning Grade 1 listed church with Saxon origins. Lots of fascinating ancient monuments and a beautiful churchyard.

Stonecrop Cottage
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Self Catering
Alwinton

Converted 19thC stone granary, situated in the picturesque village of Alwinton, within the Northumbria National Park and 8 miles from the town of Rothbury.

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Bed & Breakfast
Warkworth
A warm welcome awaits guests at Westrigg. We are situated on the outskirts of the beautiful historic village of Warkworth, a short 2 minute drive or 10 minute walk away from the imposing Mediaeval castle towering over the village centre.
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Outside Pegasus Cottage
Self Catering
Alnwick

Pegasus Cottage is a delightful 3 star self catering cottage dating back to 1823, recently renovated with exposed stone walls and beams, situated in a prime location adjacent to the harbour with outstanding village, sea and harbour views. 

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Self Catering
Chillingham
In the heart of Northumberland, a medieval castle with stunning views of formal gardens and Cheviot Hills. Perfect for architectural and naturalist/historical enthusiast or anyone looking for an unforgettable holiday.
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Outside Brinkburn Priory
Historic sites
Rothbury

Founded in 1135 for canons of the Augustinian order, Brinkburn was restored in the 19th century and now survives in its entirety as Northumberland's finest example of early Gothic architecture.

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Elizabethan Fortifications
Historic sites
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick's town walls are its most famous piece of architecture and still stand strong today, hundreds of years after they were built.

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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

A former 18th Century Coaching Inn, Eals Lodge is now a 4 star bed & breakfast set within the Northumberland National Park.

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Newt Cottage at Hunting Hall
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Self Catering
Beal

Discover a holiday to treasure at Hunting Hall Farms very special, award-winning, green holiday cottages. Tucked away near Holy Island, these picture-postcard stone cottages stand in beautiful country gardens.

The Clarence Household
Outdoor

Join the Clarence Household for three days of living history, talks and demonstrations

Train
Museums and galleries
Alnwick

The Aln Valley Railway (AVR) aims to rebuild the branch line first opened in 1850 linking Alnmouth station to the historic town of Alnwick.

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Heated Outdoor Pool
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Caravan & Camping
Bamburgh

Self-contained touring park. Fully-serviced modern Rose Award winning holiday homes for hire. Park offers views of Holy Island and Bamburgh Castle. Sale lodges available.

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Sport and Leisure
Blyth

A superb multi use leisure centre with 2 pools, sportshall, squash courts, gym, spa, softplay, and a full range of fitness classes

Riding of the Bounds
Outdoor Event

As part of Berwick 900 programme of events in 2015, the annual Riding of the Bounds takes place on May 1st. The ride is open to all riders, who are confident in walk, trot and fast canter in large groups and open spaces.
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Historic sites
Bamburgh

A spectacular castle with fantastic coastal views. The stunning Kings Hall and Keep house collections of armour, artwork, porcelain and furniture.

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Great North Bike Ride
Cycling event
Seahouses

Great North Bike Ride start Seahouses cycle 60miles down beautiful Northumbrian coastline finish Tynemouth Priory passing Alnmouth Bay Amble Marina Warkworth Castle to name but a few raising vital funds for Childhood Cancer Chris lucas Trust

Finding The Will - Double Bill
Theatre
Wark

In this double bill, Finding the Will start where Shakespeare left off and explore what might’ve happened next in two of his best know plays. They aim to show that Shakespeare wrote cracking good stories that are as relevant now as they were 400 years ago.

MEDIEVAL WEEKEND
Shows & Displays

Come and join medieval folk at Warkworth Castle this weekend as they recreate medieval life in all its glory.

Garden
Self Catering
Seahouses

Sunshine House is a large detached family home offering style, comfort and 5 star contemporary living in Seahouses, Northumberland. As the name suggests, it has a sunny position situated on the fringe of a most sought after village. 

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Bed & Breakfast
Greenhead

A warm welcome, comfortable accommodation and a delicious breakfast await you, right by Hadrian's Wall Trail, Pennine Way and Cycle Route 72.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Stocksfield

The food provides traditional British comfort eating to an exceptional standard and makes use of local, seasonal ingredients. A comprehensive range of beers and ales compliments an extensive wine list.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

A two bedroom first floor apartment situated 50 metres from the sandy bay between Seahouses and Bamburgh. A modern and fresh feel to the interior with lovely views along the beach from the living room.

Sunday Roast at Kirkley Hall
Food event

Visit Kirkley Hall with your family and friends to try their popular four-course home-made carvery lunch and sample fine wines.

The Manor House
Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Chillingham Manor House is a grade II listed building situated in North Northumberland right next to Chillingham Castle.

The oldest part of the house was built around 1700 with the front section added about 100 years later.  

There are currently two en-suite guest rooms which have both been renovated to the highest standard, with a third available from 1st June 2014.

 

This beautiful house is in the tranquil village of Chillingham, giving easy access to the Cheviot Hills and the historic castles of Northumberland.  

 

The Bastle at Falstone Farmhouse
Self Catering
Hexham

Falstone Farmhouse Sleeps 8-10 (or at a reduced rate 4-6).So together with Falstone Barns which sleeps 14 and PoSHHuts, which sleeps 4; it offers an ideal location for a private party of 28 guests. (Each can be booked separately)

The Farmhouse is an additional compliment to this luxurious holiday accommodation. Set in a private estate, just 5 minutes from Kielder Water and in the heart of Europe's award winning Dark Skies Park.

Choose to either self cater or dip into a treats menu of personal chef service or PoSHHnosh; freshly prepared food delivered to you for your arrival.

Take advantage of our Beautician service, providing tailor-made packages just for you.

Try a spot of fishing (arranged through Falstone Fishing club for fly) or Kielder water for boat fishing.

Maybe a spot of Clay pigeon shooting tempts you.

(All arranged in advance, and subject to availability)

Falstone Farmhouse....Luxury in the countryside!

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Self Catering
Embleton

A comfortable Swiss style semi-detached Cottage, situated in a quiet cul-de-sac, just a short walk from the  centre of  the delightful coastal village of Embleton.

Kirkley Hall
Family

Kirkley Hall is proud to host their all new one day countryside festival, featuring a new layout and additional attractions! 

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Self Catering
Cramlington

11 Luxury cottage conversions sleeping 2 -8, ideally situated near city, coast and countryside, also fully accessible disabled cottage. 11 Luxury cottage conversions sleeping 2 -8, ideally situated near city, coast and countryside, also fully accessible disabled cottage.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Hayloft is a converted sandstone farm building with traditional slate roof. Set in a peaceful, rural location the 5 star self catering cottage sleeps 3 people. Dogs welcome.

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Self Catering
Chathill

Located within the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, this first floor, newly built 4 star holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland coast and countryside.

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Self Catering
Alnham

The Gatehouse offers a total getaway holiday and the ultimate comfort in a rural peaceful setting; far enough away but still close enough for all that Northumberland has to offer.

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1940s WEEKEND
Outdoor Event

Roll up, Roll up! Do your bit for the War effort and sample the atmosphere of a 40’s fete.

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Self Catering
Doxford

Well-equipped and comfortable family terraced accommodation with open fires, all on beautiful wooded country estate, well off the main road. Five miles of woodland trails.

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 HOUSE OF QUILTS
Shows & Displays

A display of the textile art of quilting. Individual exhibits of quilting by local crafts people from the North East, on display inside the Hall.

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Self Catering
Alnwick
Two well-appointed cottages situated in a small traditional Northumberland fishing village. Built c1825. Splendid views over beach to castle.
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Museums and galleries
Haltwhistle

Lying in magnificent countryside next to a sweeping section of Hadrian's Wall and based at the site of Carvoran Roman Fort, the Roman Army Museum is an authentic and dramatic tribute to Rome’s extraordinary military legacy. Step into the life of a Roman soldier and experience life on the front line of Emperor Hadrian’s formidable British frontier. Explored through reconstructions, objects excavated along Hadrian's Wall and the Vindolanda Trust’s inspiring interpretations of army life including the exclusive 3D Edge of Empire film, the museum pays unforgettable homage to Rome's military accomplishments in Britain.

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St Cuthbert's House
Book online
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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Awarded 'England's Best B&B 2014' by VisitEngland. Your hosts Jeff & Jill offer you beautiful Guest Accommodation in this historic former church building, on the spectacular Northumberland coast. Beautiful, elegant restoration, offering six very high-quality ensuite bedrooms in stunning, peaceful surroundings.

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Self Catering
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Featured in the Conde Nast Traveller Top Picks of British Houses 2013, this enchanting one bedroom cottage is the epitome of a romantic rural retreat complete with white picket fence, pretty cottage garden, cosy sitting room with open fire and charming summer house. 

 
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Bed & Breakfast
Ovington
Elegant Georgian country house beautifully furnished with views across Tyne Valley. A warm welcome and delicious breakfast awaits. Picturesque rural location, ideal for touring the region. Within 15 mins drive to Newcastle or Hexham.
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Bed & Breakfast
Greenhead

Judy and Alan Clark welcome you to Holmhead Guest House for bed and breakfast, self catering cottage or camping barn for backpackers, at our former farmhouse which stands on the foundations of Hadrian’s Wall. Directly on Hadrians Wall Path

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Stay and experience the joys of wakening up in the morning in an antique French bed, revitalized having had the perfect night's rest in the knowledge that a freshly prepared cooked breakfast awaits you in elegant surroundings.

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Welcome to Belsay Hall Castle and Gardens
Historic sites
Belsay

With so much to see and do, a trip to Belsay is one of the best value family days out in North East England. Stunning gardens, beautiful architecture and magnificent views all in one

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Poppy Cottage
Self Catering
Belford

The ideal destination for romantic getaways in the countryside.

Breaks for 2 offer couples the chance to swap the stresses of everyday life for a relaxing, rural retreat.

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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Carraw Bed and Breakfast, is one of the finest luxury Northumberland Guest Houses, situated on the foundations of Hadrian’s Wall, with a sublime hilltop setting overlooking open countryside of Northumberland National Park and beyond.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Pepperclose Cottage is a Northumberland self catering cottage in Bamburgh. This 5 star self catering cottage is only a minute’s walk from the centre of Bamburgh. Find more accomodation on the official tourist info site for Northumberaland

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Arts and Crafts
Alnmouth

The Alnmouth Arts Festival is an annual event held over a single summer weekend in late June, involving the entire village of Alnmouth and utilising a wide range of venues.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Situated within 100 yards of the beach and surrounded by rolling countryside, Campion Cottage is a wonderfully appointed 4 star self catering property situated just to the back of Beadnell Bay sand dunes.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

This delightful ground floor apartment is the perfect getaway for couples looking to relax in a peaceful environment. It is situated only 50 metres from the beach and has been recently refurbished to make a modern yet cosy feeling 4 star self catering property.

Cuthbert's Cross
Historic sites
Alnmouth

Said to be the location where St Cuthbert agreed to become Bishop of Lindisfarne when petitioned by the king.

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Inn
Stocksfield

The Duke of Wellington Inn is nestled in the Tyne valleys village of Newton just off the A69 near Corbridge, within easy access to Newcastle, Hadrian’s Wall Country, Hexham and Northumberland’s National Park.

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Life of Bats
Wildlife events

Come along and spend an evening with our rangers, walking in Allen Banks woodland and looking for different bat species.

 MAKING OF THE GOSPELS
Arts and Crafts

See our medieval craftspeople demonstrating the skills that would have been used in the constructing and careful making of the original gospels.

Enjoy the views from this beautiful garden
Self Catering
Craster

 

Harbour House enjoys wonderful sea views across the harbour in the fishing village of Craster, perhaps most famous for its delicious smoked kippers.

 

There is lots to see and do right from your front door. Centrally located in the village, there is a good range of café’s, seafood restaurants and an art gallery within easy walking distance. Also you can enjoy a walk along the coastal path to Dunstanburgh Castle.

 

Harbour House has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 9 guests. It offers spacious accommodation and has a real home from home feel with a cosy log burning stove, Wi-Fi and plenty of good novels to ensure you have a relaxing stay. Many of the rooms have great views of the harbour, ensuring you have a great start and end to every day as well as a truly memorable stay!

 

North East Guides
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

If you are visiting the north of England and looking for adventure, then you have come to the right place.

North East Guides delivers outdoor activity packages in various locations around the area, all designed to make the most of your stay, and give you a positive outdoor experience.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Breakers is a brand new 5 star self catering property situated at Glororum, a small hamlet 1 mile from Bamburgh. Tastefully decorated and boasting modern facilities throughout, the property makes for a relaxing environment, with views of Bamburgh Castle to the east and a large west facing balcony overlooking the countryside stretching to views of the Cheviot Hills.

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Self Catering
Rothbury

Cosy cottage nestling in peaceful hamlet within National Park. Well equipped, open fire, lovely garden. Wonderful views. Country Inn opposite.

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Bed & Breakfast
Wooler

The Hemmel is a comfortable bed and breakfast in a newly converted barn. The building has been sympathetically converted to a high standard providing comfortable accommodation with modern amenities whilst retaining its charm and character.

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Outdoor Hog Roast & Live Music
Outdoor Event

A lovely way to spend a summer evening - enjoy a delicious hogroast by the river at Heatherslaw Mill, listening to live music by Roger West.   

Fundraising event. Ticket price includes hogroast. Tickets available by calling in at Heatherslaw Tearoom or reserve by phone.

View of St Cuthbert's
Church
West Woodburn

A place of holy simplicity, Corsenside Church was built to shelter St Cuthbert’s coffin more than a thousand years ago.

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Hotel
Matfen

Matfen Hall is a country house hotel set in Northumberland, adjacent to its own golf course.

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Self Catering
Chathill

Located at Tughall Steads, a quiet hamlet situated on an organic coastal farm, Barn Close is a luxury property in a tranquil and peaceful area, yet only a short drive (or cycle!) to the beaches of Seahouses, Beadnell and Bamburgh.

Bunny & Chicks Weekend
Family

Come and meet our bunnies and guinea pigs along with some fluffy chicks all warm and cosy in our PETALZ barn

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Self Catering
Amble

A charming coastal terrace property located within the  town of Amble, referred to as ‘The Friendliest Port’. Eider Cottage is only a very short walk from the harbour and beach and close to the centre of Amble, where you will find a host of amenities to complement your stay.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Just a stone’s throw from sandy beach of Beadnell Bay, this open plan, modern, detached property is perfect for that holiday by the sea. Accommodating up to 8 guests in comfort over 4 bedrooms, 5 Sandy Lane is perfectly suited for a group of friends or large family. 

Focus on Hadrian's Wall with Roger Clegg
Family
Hexham

Immerse yourself in the wild landscape at Hadrian's Wall and use your camera to capture the picturesque surroundings with the help of professional photographer Roger Clegg.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Peacock Cottage is a recently refurbished 4 star self catering property located at Link House Farm. It’s only a 2 minute walk to the golden sands of Beadnell Bay, with easy access to the beach and some fantastic dune walks/trails up the coast. 

Kirkley Hall
Sporting Event

Run Northumberland is part of the RUN NATION series of events and takes in historic and scenic venues.

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Self Catering
Ingram

Exceptional selection of charming 5 star Three Times Award Winning cottages, quietly situated in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside, offering true peace and tranquillity and an ideal location for exploring Coast and Country.

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Eclipses
Star gazing events

Portent of doom or just an amazing spectacle? Find out more about these amazing natural events. • This event is a mix of indoor presentations and outdoor evening sky observations, weather permitting! • Ideal for families with kids 8 years and
The Folly
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Self Catering
Middleton

Standing picturesquely within the grounds of Middleton Hall with its unique architecture and stunning Italian style garden the Folly boasts character and a fantastic fusion between modern design and original décor to create a warm loving environment like no other providing the pinnacle qualities of a romantic retreat for two

Dining
Self Catering
Lucker

Percy is a spacious 3 bedroom property that is part of the collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. The property benefits from a large kitchen and dining area as well as a very open living room, making comfortable living for any guests.

Kirkley Hall
Sporting Event

After a highly acclaimed launch event, the eagerly awaited Kirkley Hall Horse Trials returns for a second year.

Welcome to Bailiffgate Museum
Exhibition

Young Heritage Explorers features films, books and artworks created by children from Hipsburn, Shilbottle and Amble First Schools and the Bailiffgate Museum Tots. The standard of work created by the children is excellent and there is a v
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Bed & Breakfast
Gilsland

Superb 4 Star accommodation set in spectacular open countryside to the west of the Heart of Hadrian's Wall Country. Good service, good food and good fun to be enjoyed when you stay with us. New for 2014 our Hot Tub and "The Nook" honesty bar. If you want something different contact us to discuss" Bush Nook Bespoke" a tailored multi night stay.

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Craft Fair in Alnwick
Arts and Crafts

Craft Fair in the Northumberland Hall, central Alnwick in aid of Bailiffgate Museum. A huge range of stalls will offer items for sale from craft workers all over N Northumberland. Beautiful and unique items of all sorts. Also the chance t
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Bed & Breakfast
Bardon Mill

Welcoming Coach House offering charming en suite ground/first floor accommodation in garden annexe. Ideal location, Roman sites, village amenities.

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Wooler Wheel Epic
Cycling event
Wooler

A 200km cycle challenge around the Cheviots

MINI RAIDERS & INVADERS
Family

Learn the skills of a Viking warrior. Paint your own shield, have a go in the Kids Battle and hear gruesome tales of Viking invasions on the North East shores.
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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

Working farm in the heart of the countryside, near Rothbury, offers every comfort in our spacious beautifully appointed en suite rooms.

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Bed & Breakfast
Beal

Quality Bed & Breakfast accommodation on a beautiful coastal spot overlooking Holy Island in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are 5 spacious en-suite rooms which are independent of the farmhouse and have individual front doors.

The farm is an ideal base for walking, cycling, and exploring the local area.

Breakfasts are served in the farmhouse with plenty of fresh options and cooked breakfasts made to order using local produce. Enjoy homemade jams, local honey and Northumbrian bacon and sausages with delicious free range eggs.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Rothbury
Friendly village Inn with lovely restaurant. Comfortable relaxed surroundings, great food and helpful staff. Good selection of wine and real ales. Free car park.
Red Squirrel
Outdoor Event

Search for red squirrels and discover their way of life in a changing world. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, to track down one of Britain’s best loved animals, the red squirrel.
Castle view room
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Hotel
Bamburgh

Modern, family owned hotel overlooking the village green in the heart of historic Bamburgh. 32 rooms, some offering views of Bamburgh Castle. AA rosette restaurant, open for food all day.

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