Farm Shops

Northumberland wouldn't be complete without seeking out our wonderful seasonal food. Northumberland is renowned for fresh seafood including the famous Craster kippers, venison and game birds, hill lamb, beef, poultry, heritage potatoes, asparagus, strawberries, real ale, mead, rum....need we go on?

The best places to find all of this great produce is at one of our Farm Shops, where you'll find food champions only too willing to share the provenance of their fresh and artisan products and share their recipe tips.

If you're staying in self-catering accommodation while in Northumberland, why not stock up for your stay? Our Farm Shops stock a wide range of provisions from basics through to special treats. If you're already happily full of local free-range eggs and bacon courtesy of your hotel or B&B, perhaps pop in to a Farm Shop for picnic provisions - they'll have lots of suggestions for your perfect picnic and perfect picnic spot.

Northumberland wouldn't be complete without seeking out our wonderful seasonal food. Northumberland is renowned for fresh seafood including the famous Craster kippers, venison and game birds, hill lamb, beef, poultry, heritage potatoes, asparagus, strawberries, real ale, mead, rum....need we go on?

The best places to find all of this great produce is at one of our Farm Shops, where you'll find food champions only too willing to share the provenance of their fresh and artisan products and share their recipe tips.

If you're staying in self-catering accommodation while in Northumberland, why not stock up for your stay? Our Farm Shops stock a wide range of provisions from basics through to special treats. If you're already happily full of local free-range eggs and bacon courtesy of your hotel or B&B, perhaps pop in to a Farm Shop for picnic provisions - they'll have lots of suggestions for your perfect picnic and perfect picnic spot.

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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!  

 
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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.

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Self Catering
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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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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Hostel
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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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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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.

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.

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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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Church
Norham

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

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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.

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.

The Natural History of The Cheviots
Guided Walk/Tours
Netherton

From its turbulent geological past, to spectacular wildflower meadows, this is a landscape with a story to tell. We will explore what made the landscape we see today, and the rich fauna and flora that calls it home.

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Self Catering
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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The North Cheviots and Beavering Bell
Guided Walk/Tours
Kirknewton

From Kirknewton this walk heads across to the Torlee House track where it joins the St. Cuthbet's Way to climb into the North Cheviots, following the St. Cuthbert's Way over Tom Tallon's Crag and then turning down towards Gleadscleugh.

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!

The Bothy at Reedsford
Self Catering
Wooler

An idyllic rural retreat located in the beautiful Bowmont Valley. Sleeps 4+2, stunning views, perfect for walking, cycling and outdoor pursuits. Dogs & horses welcome. A fabulous games room with table tennis, pool table and table football is sure to delight both adults and children alike!

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Self Catering
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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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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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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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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Self Catering
Rothbury

 

 

Cragside, National Trust, has two beautiful holiday cottages to let in the heart of Northumberland.

 

With your own private entrance you can enjoy the estate when everyone else has gone home. Each cottage sleeps 6 with beautifully furnished rooms, the bedrooms all have amazing views of the gardens or countryside. Free entry to the house, gardens and estate for holiday cottage guests.

 

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Self Catering
Rothbury

A newly renovated and luxurious one bedroom stone cottage, located in the heart of the beautiful village of Rothbury, 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.

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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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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The Clennell Colossus
Sporting Event
Alwinton

A 44 Mile Cross Country Mountain Bike Challenge Sunday 14th June 2015 – Entries open via British Cycling now!

North East Guides
Guided Walk/Tours

Why not join us for our Easter Sunday walk? This is a lovely, not too strenuous day out, from the town of Wooler. We will gradually make our way via Humbleton, to the ancient hill fort of Yeavering Bell. From there we will follow St. Cuthb
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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.

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

A 17thC building in the heart of a country village, offering en suites, 4-poster beds, colour TVs and evening meals by arrangement. No smoking property.

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Cannon and castle
Historic sites
Chillingham
In the heart of Northumberland, a medieval castle with stunning views of formal gardens and the Cheviot Hills. Perfect for architectural and naturalist/historical enthusiasts or anyone looking for an unforgettable holiday.
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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.

Woodpecker Mill_surrounded by stunning scenery
Self Catering
Chatton

Woodpecker Mill is situated in the heart of Northumberland and is surrounded by stunning scenery. It provides a perfect base for exploring the Northumberland Coastal and Countryside with all of Northumberland’s top attractions including unspoilt beaches, striking castles and beautiful gardens within easy reach.  Woodpecker Mill is a stone built cottage which offers a high level of accommodation with amazing views of surrounding open countryside and sleeps up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms.

The cottage is filled with charm and character with lots of modern features whilst retaining some traditional elements like the charismatic beamed ceilings in the bedrooms. There is a lovely modern kitchen /dining area. The lounge has a log burning stove and French doors that lead out into the rear enclosed garden. There is a lovely patio area at the front of the cottage too where you can sit out and enjoy a glass of wine in the evening whilst stargazing.

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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. 

Snug for Breakfast.
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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Outside Norham Castle
Historic sites
Norham
One of the strongest of Border castles and one of the finest Norman keeps in England. Most famous siege in Sir Walter Scott's Marmion.
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The Pennine Way is 50 today
Guided Walk/Tours

The Pennine Way is 50 years old on 24th April 2015. To mark the occasion, join Footsteps in Northumberland on 23rd April for a walk at the northern end of this famous route.

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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.

 

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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

Mountain Training Hill Skills Courses
Easter at Heatherslaw Mill
Shows & Displays

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

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.

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.  

 

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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Central Courtyard
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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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Etal Castle - Etal Village
Historic sites
Etal

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

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Sunny Day at Ingram
Church
Alnwick

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

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
Eglingham

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

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Exterior of St Mary's at Etal
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 ).

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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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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.

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.     

Etal Village Hall
Food event

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

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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. 

 
Holy Trinity, Old Bewick
Church
Alnwick

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

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.

Linhope Spout and Hedgehope
Guided Walk/Tours
Ingram

This walk starts from Hartside in the Breamish Valley heading west along the road to the hamlet of Linhope to join the bridleway and then the track heading north west.

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.

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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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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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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.

The Cheviot and Hedgehope
Guided Walk/Tours

A fine walk out over the highest hills in Northumberland. From Langleeford in the Harthope Valley, we walk up Scald Hill, then steadily up to the Cheviot. We then descend Cairn Hill, before more ascent, this time over Comb Fell and on
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Set in the most scenic countryside with outstanding views of 13thC Edlingham Castle and Victorian viaduct, Lumbylaw Farm (South Devon cattle, sheep and arable) has 2 traditional cottages to sleep 6 (2 bathrooms), and Garden Cottage that sleeps 2.

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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.
Comfort
Bed & Breakfast
Wooler

Prices from £27.50 per person per night

Cheviot Villa has 4 individually furnished, warm and inviting bedrooms. Our aim is to make your stay as comfortable as possible; therefore in each room we have ensured that there is attention to detail and comfort. The bedrooms are warm and well ventilated. Our beds are comfortable with fresh, crisp bed linens. We offer a complimentary drinks tray which includes a selection of tea and coffee. All our double rooms have en-suite; the twin room has a separate bathroom for sole use and we provide luxurious soft towels. The single room(s) have a shared bathroom - all rooms have free wi-fi internet access, a television with DVD, a hairdryer and ironing facilities are available on request.

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!

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.

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.

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Self Catering
Alwinton

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

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St Paul's Exterior
Church
Branxton

Tranquil ancient sacred space and historically important Flodden Battlefield church.

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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.

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.

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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.

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.

Wooler Wheel Epic
Cycling event
Wooler

A 200km cycle challenge around the Cheviots

Outside Cragside House Gardens and Estate
Historic sites
Rothbury

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

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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.
Gamekeeper's Cottage 1
Self Catering
Mindrum

A very pretty two bedroom period cottage, perfect for families and lovers of the great outdoors set in the stunning surroundings of the Mindrum Estate. Walking, fishing, riding & cycling from the doorstep. Dogs and horses welcome.

 
Church Driveway
Church
Carham

Stunning setting on banks of Tweed and lovely building.

Pop Up Market
Food event

St Abbs Market Traders will be popping up in Etal on Easter Monday, during Hallowe'en week and every Thursday during July and August. Great local produce including fresh fish, rare breed pork and wild venison products, and many other food delights. Also quality arts and crafts, and gifts for everyone. Well worth a visit!  

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Self Catering
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.

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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.

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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The Bonny Barn
Self Catering
Harbottle

The Bonny Barn is situated in the peaceful village of Harbottle in the Northumberland National Park, and is only a short drive from the historic market town of Rothbury and the stunning Upper Coquet Valley. 

We think that this delightful and charming cottage will win your heart from the moment you arrive.  The Bonny Barn makes an ideal base for those who want to relax amid stunning scenery and yet be within an easy travelling distance of the fascinating castles, stately homes and Heritage coastline of Northumberland. 

Recent visitors have been thrilled at the range of seasonal fresh produce they have been able to use from the garden, which included salads, tomatoes, rhubarb, onions, carrots and potatoes.  

Stunning Views
Sightseeing and Leisure
Cornhill-on-Tweed

One destination, over 20 attractions..country estate with a range of attractions and activities including Heatherslaw Railway; Heatherslaw Cornmill; Lady Waterford Hall; Etal Castle; Flodden Battlefield; tearooms; quirky shops and places to stay. Also ideal for walking and cycling.

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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Bed & Breakfast
Cornhill-on-Tweed

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Seventeenth century dower house, unsurpassed hospitality and exceptional comfort in relaxed atmosphere. Perfect for the Northumberland coastline and Scottish Borders.

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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.

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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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Boathouse cottage and river
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Self Catering
Norham

Riverside cottage by Tweed, well equipped, sleeps 2-7, rural setting, 0.7 miles village and shops. Own garden, 2 bathrooms.

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Self Catering
Lowick

Delightful, stone-built cottage offers spacious single-storey accommodation. Comfortable, well equipped in quiet location. Ideal for coast and countryside. Large garden.

Alnmouth Arts Festival 2015
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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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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Limeworks Cottage 1
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.

 
 
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.

 

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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.

Gate Lodge sitting room
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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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The Granary lounge
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.

The Old School House
Bed & Breakfast
Cornhill-on-Tweed

In tranquil setting, we are situated perfectly for exploring Northumberland/Scottish Borders. Offering genuine Northumbrian hospitality, comfort and laudable home cooking.

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Outside The Queens Head Hotel restaurant in Rothbury
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.
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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Inn
Rothbury

Traditional friendly village pub, offering excellent food and comfortable modern accommodation. Private car park and patio garden.

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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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Lounge
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Self Catering
Chatton

Attractive one bedroom stone cottage set in village of Chatton, beautifully refurbished offering spacious and dog friendly accommodation.

Clennell Trail Marathon/10 Mile Run
Sporting Event
Alwinton

A 26 Mile Trail Marathon (£22) / 10 Mile (£16) Sunday 2nd August 2015 – Held under UK Athletics rules with Trail Running Association Come for a fantastic run in the stunning Northumberland National Park.

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Inn
Wooler

The Black Bull Inn is a 17thC inn standing in the main street of Wooler. It still retains much of its original character and is situated in one of the most picturesque parts of North Northumberland.

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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
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

Outside Chillingham Castle
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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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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

In the picturesque Coquet Valley, overlooking the Cheviot Hills, this gold award farmhouse has a 15thC pele tower and was a 'Drovers Inn' in the 19thC within The Northumberland National Park. Two miles south west of Rothbury.

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Callaly Cottage
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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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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.

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.

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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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.

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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Front of Cottage
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Apple Pie Cottage overlooks the village green within the centre of the pretty Northumberland village of Chatton which is about 18 miles on the road from Alnwick between Wooler and Bamburgh.

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.

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
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.
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

Print of Laverock Law Holiday Cottages
Self Catering
Seahouses

Tranquil location, fantastic nature lovers paradise, close Northumbrian coast and Holy Island, log fires, gardens, campfire, homely green holiday destination, all welcome.

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Self Catering
Millfield
Spacious cottage in village location, close to the National Park. South facing mature garden. The cottage sleeps five in comfort.
The Armstrong's Household & Farming Museum
Museums and galleries
Alnwick
North Charlton has become the home of a very special museum - a unique collection of artifacts which chronicle the history and heritage of this part of Northumberland, built up over the last 25 years by owner Sylvia Armstrong, MBE.
Northumberland tranquility
Church
Hartburn
Eleventh-century church used by the Knights Templar. Cromwell's money box and Peninsular War flags. John Hodgson, the historian is buried here.
St Cuthberts Church in Elsdon
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Elsdon

14th Century church, Roman tombstone, medieval grave covers, exquisite windows, historic churchyard, 18th century carved headstones, two medieval stone coffins.

St John the Baptist Church in Edlingham
Church
Edlingham
An ancient site, there may have been a church here since the 8th century.
Percy Arms Food
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Chatton

Food is served at The Percy Arms, Chatton from 12 noon until 9pm Wednesday to Saturday inclusive.  An extensive combination of seasonal, locally sourced produce presenting everything from hearty soups with homemade breads, appetising meat and fish planks, homemade ‘stacked’ burgers and sandwiches and for the heartier appetite, best quality steaks, traditional beer battered Fish & Chips and warming Shepherd’s Pie.  In short, something for everyone.  Daily specials will also be available – check our blackboard for details.  For our discerning guests who still have room, we have an extensive homemade dessert menu with a full repertoire of Doddingtons Ice Creams, etc etc.

Outside Rothbury Holiday Cottages
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Self Catering
Rothbury

Cairn Rigg - an attractive, detached stone-built cottage situated in a quiet country lane. Ethie Lodge - an attractive 1st floor apartment that has been recently renovated.  Dragonfly Cottage - lovely cottage, right in the heart of Rothbury.

St Cuthbert's Way house
Self Catering
Wooler

Cosy stone cottage on St Cuthbert's Way, 2 bedrooms,gch,  a few minutes from National Park, close to centre of Wooler and all amenities. Central heating, garden, off road parking.  Ideal for walking, quiet get-away or Border tourism.

Cornhill Crafts
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Cornhill-on-Tweed

A range of craft workshops, based around plants and natural fibres. Learn how to use natural dyes from local plants, feltmaking, weaving, papermaking and make traditional herbal skin products.

A view of Rothbury
Church
Rothbury

An ancient and interesting Church, full of historical information, a quite, peaceful  sanctuary.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Large detached house on the outskirts of Alnwick, set in well maintained gardens, with excellent views of the moors and Hulne Park.

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Church
Chillingham

The Church was founded in the 12th century and retains some of the Norman stonework. The South Chapel of Our Lady contains the 15th century tomb of Sir Ralph Grey and his wife Elizabeth.

Coquetvale Hotel
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Hotel
Rothbury

This nineteenth century country town hotel is perfectly located on the edge of the Northumberland National Park in the scenic and tranquil village of Rothbury. The Coquetvale Hotel is perfect for a relaxing break in the beautiful countryside or an ideal base for walking, cycling or outdoor pursuits.

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Ford and Etal Estate

Ford Village Bed & Breakfast, a little bit of heaven in the heart of Ford Village.  This small, family run B&B encourages a friendly atmosphere. The rooms available are comfortable and well furnished with modern en-suites.

St Gregorys Church in Kirknewton
Church
Kirknewton

'More to this church than meets the eye' (Pevsner). A site of Christian worship since the 11th century or earlier, the chancel and south transept date from the late 15th century.

Nearby moorland
Historic sites
Chillingham
A steep, conical hill with traces of Iron Age ramparts which rises high above the Northumberland Moors. Near the village of Chillingham.
Church Building
Church
Bolam

This beautiful Saxon church is a hidden gem nestling in the rolling countryside of mid -Northumberland.  An oasis of calm in today’s world of noise and rush. Spirituality and a sense of peace seem to seep from its ancient stones.

The Old Manse
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Bed & Breakfast
Chatton

Ian and Mary Catchpole welcome you to the Old Manse on the edge of the small village of Chatton in North Northumberland.  Ideally located for all of Northumberland's attractions.  Central to Coast and Countryside.

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Bedroom 2
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Self Catering
Wooler
Two bedrooms, sleeping 4. Bathroom (bath, basin, loo), shower (loo, basin). Large sitting-room, wood-burning stove, large kitchen/dining-room with Raeburn. Carpeted, central heating throughout.
Remains of Edlingham Castle
Historic sites
Edlingham
The riverside ruins, principally the solar tower, of a manor house progressively fortified against the Scots during the 14th century.
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