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DISCLAIMER

This web site is operated under the editorial control and direction of Northumberland Tourism Ltd. Whilst the information contained on this site has been given in good faith and every effort has been made to ensure its accuracy, Northumberland Tourism Ltd cannot guarantee the accuracy of this information and hereby expressly disclaims any responsibility for error, misinterpretation and any and all loss, disappointment, negligence or damage caused by reliance on the information contained on this site or any failure or alleged failure in the delivery of the services referred to herein, or in the event of the bankruptcy, liquidation or cessation of trade of any company, individual or firm referred to herein. Confirmation of the accuracy and currency of the information should be sought from the establishments concerned.

Copyright Notice

Unless otherwise stated, the copyright and any other rights in all material on this site are owned by Northumberland Tourism Ltd. You are permitted to print and download extracts from this site on the following bases:

  • Use of documents and related graphics on this site is for information and/or personal use only;
  • Any copies of these pages saved to disk or to any other storage medium may only be used for subsequent viewing purposes or to print extracts for personal use;
  • No documents or related graphics on this site are to be modified in any way;
  • Graphics on this site are not to be used separately from the accompanying text;
  • No part of this site may be reproduced or stored in any other Website or included in any public or private electronic retrieval system or service without Northumberland Tourism Ltd's prior written permission; any rights not expressly granted in these Terms are reserved.

Access to and use of this site is provided by Northumberland Tourism Ltd subject to the following Terms and Conditions.

1. Use of this site constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions which take effect when you first use this site. Northumberland Tourism Ltd reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time by posting changes online. You are responsible for reviewing regularly information posted online to obtain timely notice of such changes. Your continued use of this site after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this agreement as modified by the posted changes.
2. Whilst Northumberland Tourism Ltd endeavours to ensure that this site is normally available 24 hours a day, Northumberland Tourism Ltd will not be liable if for any reason the site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
3. Access to this site may be suspended temporarily or permanently and without notice.
4. Whilst Northumberland Tourism Ltd endeavours to ensure that the information on this site is correct, no warranty, express or implied, is given as to its accuracy and Northumberland Tourism Ltd does not accept any liability for error or omission.
5. Many images on this site have been included for purely decorative and illustrative purposes. Whilst all images depict Northumberland properties or attractions, the image does not necessarily relate specifically to the information being presented. Images are labelled with their specific content: the label can be accessed in some browsers by "hovering" the mouse pointer over the image.
6. Part of this site contains materials submitted to Northumberland Tourism Ltd by third parties. Third parties are responsible for ensuring that materials submitted for inclusion on this site complies with national and relevant foreign law. Northumberland Tourism Ltd can not guarantee the accuracy of this material and hereby expressly disclaims any responsibility for error, omission or inaccuracy in the material, misinterpretation and any all loss, disappointment, negligence or damage caused by reliance on the material contained on this site or any failure or alleged failure in the delivery of the services referred to herein, or in event of the bankruptcy, liquidation or cessation of trade of any company, individual or firm referred to herein. Confirmation of the accuracy and currency in the information should be sought from the establishments concerned.
7. Northumberland Tourism Ltd shall not be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business or loss of profits) arising in contract, tort or otherwise from the use of or inability to use this site, or any material contained in it, or from any action or decision taken as a result of using this site or any such material.
8. Northumberland Tourism Ltd accepts no responsibility for the content of any site to which a hypertext link from this site exists. Such links are provided for your convenience on an "as is" basis with no warranty, express or implied, for the information provided within them.
9. If any of these terms should be determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or enforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from the clause concerned and the remaining terms and conditions shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.
10. By accessing any part of this site, you should be deemed to have accepted these Terms in full.
11. These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law.

Accommodation Booking Terms

1. Please check that all the details on the confirmation form meet with your requirements. Acceptance of this confirmation implies that your approval of the choice of establishment, its facilities and services and the terms shown and constitute a contract thereon.
2. The accommodation detailed on this form has been booked for you by the Northumberland Tourism Ltd as agent for the accommodation establishment and therefore, any contract for the booking is directly between you and the accommodation establishment. On arrival, you should check that the accommodation is as booked, including type of board and price.
3. If you wish to cancel your booking, please follow the providers terms and conditions on how to do this.
4. Whilst Northumberland Tourism Ltd makes every effort to find suitable accommodation, it cannot be held responsible for, nor accept any liability for complaints or claims of any nature arising from this booking. Nor for any loss or damage which may be suffered by you or other members of your party, during or as a result of a stay at the accommodation establishment.
5. To the best of Northumberland Tourism Ltd's knowledge, all prices quoted are inclusive of VAT and Service.
6. Descriptions of the establishments in the on the website are believed to be correct at the time of publication. Northumberland Tourism Ltd will not be liable for any changes that may occur in establishment ownership, facilities available etc. If your booking depends on the provision of certain facilities, this must be made clear at the time of booking.
7. These conditions apply to all bookings whether made in writing, verbally or online.

Your Privacy

Your privacy and our cookie policy

Cookies don’t harm your computer and Visit Northumberland does not store any personally identifiable data such as credit card details in the cookies that we create. We use the cookies to store encrypted data in order to make your visit to our site run more smoothly.

Based on the basic information they contain, cookies enable us to determine the sorts of things that you might be interested in. As well as helping to automatically tailor your site experience in a more accurate way, cookies also help us to identify and fix any errors you may encounter.

Our cookie policy

Our cookies do not store details such as your name, address, telephone number or payment information. The cookies are simply used to record the areas of the site that you visit and for how long. This helps us to determine what makes our website more accessible to users and also to improve the quality of the website. If you would like to block, restrict or delete cookies from VisitNorthumberland.com you can use your browser to do so. Each browser is different, so you may need to refer to the 'Help' section of your browser to find out how to alter your cookie preferences.

We are using cookies for the following functionalities:

  1. Session ID (JSESSIONID): The visitor’s session ID stored in a cookie is used when searches are performed so we can show you the 'recently viewed products' so you can quickly return to a page you have already viewed. This information is set stored in a cookie for that session only.

These cookies are saved by all the pages as they all share the same layout template. The following third-party plugins and scripts that set data in cookies are embedded in our site.

  1. Google Analytics: Google Analytics cookies are stored as first party cookies. They are stored as our site’s cookies and hence come under this law. The cookies they store are: _utma, _utmb, _utmc and _utmz. This service is provided by Google.
  2. Google Language Translate and Country Preference: We store a language and country selected by the user using the language selector so that when the user visits the site again, we can display the site in his/her preferred language and country. This service is provided by Google.
  3. Add This (addthis.com): It provides sharing APIs for Facebook, Twitter etc to drive social traffic.
  4. Google Map: This provides the interactive maps.
  5. Clickheat: We use this tool to identify the popular page layouts and designs to help us with future developments and additions to the website.

How to manage cookies

If you want to disable cookies in your browser, you can set your browser accordingly using its menu bar. You should be aware that if cookies aren’t enabled on your computer we are unable to offer you a personalised service.

You can find out more about opting out of cookies and safeguarding your online experience by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative website (please note that we are not responsible for the content of external websites).

To disable/ enable cookies

First, if you're not sure of the type and version of web browser (for example, Safari, Opera or Google Chrome) you use to access the Internet, find out by following these instructions:

PCs: click on 'Help' at the top of your browser window and select the 'About' option Macs: with the browser window open, click on the Apple menu and select the 'About' option.

How to check cookies are enabled for PCs

Google Chrome

  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options
  2. Click the 'Under the Hood' tab, locate the 'Privacy' section, and select the 'Content settings' button
  3. Now select 'Allow local data to be set'

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0

  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select 'Internet options' , then click on the 'Privacy' tab
  2. Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will enable cookies in your browser
  3. Settings above Medium will disable cookies

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Click on 'Tools' at the top of your browser window and select Options
  2. Then select the Privacy icon
  3. Click on Cookies, then select 'allow sites to set cookies'

Safari

  1. Click on the Cog icon at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  2. Click on 'Security', check the option that says 'Block third-party and advertising cookies'
  3. Click 'Save'

How to check cookies are enabled for Macs

Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 on OSX

  1. Click on 'Explorer' at the top of your browser window and select 'Preferences' options
  2. Scroll down until you see 'Cookies' under Receiving Files
  3. Select the 'Never Ask' option

Safari on OSX

  1. Click on 'Safari' at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  2. Click on 'Security' then 'Accept cookies'
  3. Select the 'Only from site you navigate to'

Mozilla and Netscape on OSX

  1. Click on 'Mozilla' or 'Netscape' at the top of your browser window and select the 'Preferences' option
  2. Scroll down until you see cookies under 'Privacy & Security'
  3. Select 'Enable cookies for the originating web site only'

Opera

  1. Click on 'Menu' at the top of your browser window and select 'Settings'
  2. Then select 'Preferences', select the 'Advanced' tab
  3. Then select 'Accept cookies' option

All other browsers

Please consult your documentation or online help files.

Third-party cookies

You may notice some cookies that are not related to Visit Northumberland when you visit one of our pages that contains embedded content, for example if you’d like to watch a video hosted on YouTube, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We have no control over the setting of these cookies. If cookies concern you, it’s best you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

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