Flodden 500

The 9th of September 2013 marked the 500th anniversary of the Battle of Flodden.

In 1513 the now tranquil fields at Branxton were the site of a bloody and fierce battle between the English and Scots.

The battlefield itself, eight miles west of Wooler, and a couple of miles from the Scottish Border, was where a French-funded Scottish Army led by King James IV met the English army under the command of the Earl of Surrey with explosive and historically far-reaching results.

As part of the programme of projects and events which commemorated the Battle, communities on both sides of the border came together to establish Britain’s first cross-border ecomuseum.

The Flodden 1513 Ecomuseum links over 40 sites nationwide which all share a connection to the story of the Battle of Flodden.  These sites include Castles, Churches, Centres, Monuments, Trusts, the Battlefield itself, and more.  The majority of these are concentrated across North Northumberland and the Scottish Borders, but they also spread right across Northern Scotland and as far South as the Mary Rose Trust in Portsmouth.

The Ecomuseum connects the cultures, communities and shared heritage of the Battle across Britain.

Check out www.flodden1513.com to discover all the sites, and to find out more.

Flodden 500

The 9th of September 2013 marked the 500th anniversary of the Battle of Flodden.

In 1513 the now tranquil fields at Branxton were the site of a bloody and fierce battle between the English and Scots.

The battlefield itself, eight miles west of Wooler, and a couple of miles from the Scottish Border, was where a French-funded Scottish Army led by King James IV met the English army under the command of the Earl of Surrey with explosive and historically far-reaching results.

As part of the programme of projects and events which commemorated the Battle, communities on both sides of the border came together to establish Britain’s first cross-border ecomuseum.

The Flodden 1513 Ecomuseum links over 40 sites nationwide which all share a connection to the story of the Battle of Flodden.  These sites include Castles, Churches, Centres, Monuments, Trusts, the Battlefield itself, and more.  The majority of these are concentrated across North Northumberland and the Scottish Borders, but they also spread right across Northern Scotland and as far South as the Mary Rose Trust in Portsmouth.

The Ecomuseum connects the cultures, communities and shared heritage of the Battle across Britain.

Check out www.flodden1513.com to discover all the sites, and to find out more.

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Ratty Ramble
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Come and join us for a couple of hours, we’ll talk to you about our project and take you out into the forest to look for signs of our recently released water voles and with lots of crossed fingers, maybe even see a real live one! Meet at Kielder Castle under the arch, car parking is up the hill past the toilet block and cycle hire centre.

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After the success of last years Summer and Christmas Fair, Jensen's have set dates for this year. With a range of arts, crafts, food and drinks stalls in our marquee and around the courtyard. A perfect day out for all the family. Free entry and free parking. Plus the resident Kirkharle Courtyard shops and lakeside walk.

A perfect day out for all the family.  Free entry and free parking.

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Waren Caravan & Camping Park is a 5 star self-contained touring park with fully serviced modern Rose Award winning holiday homes, fantastic Wigwams and a touring pitch.

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Nestled in Ravenshill Forest, Kielder Village providing tranquillity amongst nature, accommodation  comprises of barn conversion and lodge's with hot tubs.

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New lounge with beautiful view of Holy Island.

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Bed & Breakfast
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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!

 

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1 Coquet Lodge, formally an old granary, has been fully refurbished and offers an excellent standard of self-catering accommodation.

 

 

 

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

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Self Catering
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Graham Smith Antiques,
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Horsley

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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.

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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.

Out of this world fun at Manor Walks
Family event
Cramlington

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Berwick-upon-Tweed
Superbly comfortable, well equipped ground floor flat. Courtyard garden Sundeck. Quiet residential area. Only 5 minutes walk from all amenities, ramparts, river beach and golf course. Owner lives in the above 1st floor apartment.
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Hexham

Comfortable Spacious B&B in our home on a working farm, located 2 miles north-east of Hexham just of A69.

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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 our holiday caravans and lodges benefit from amazing panoramic sea views.

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Self Catering
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Chesters Bath-House
Events

Unearth some of Northumberland's hidden secrets this half term with our Victorian archaeologists.  Mini archaeologists will join two Victorian time travellers who helped John Clayton discover Hadrian's Wall's Roman remains and ancient artefacts.  Find out about the tools used to excavate discoveries, take part in activities to guess what the fragments from the past were and visit our museum to see Roman objects and original archaeology on display. There will also be tours throughout the day with our Victorian characters taking you around area where many of the artefacts were unearthed by the likes of John Clayton and his team of archaeologists. 

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Northumberland Dark Sky Park
Great Outdoors
Kielder

Northumberland International Dark Sky Park was unveiled in December 2013. At 572 square miles (1,483 square kilometres) it is also Europe’s largest area of protected night sky. Due to its pristine skies it was awarded gold tier designation by the International Dark Sky Association, making it officially the best place in England for people to go to enjoy the heavens. 

Black Burn Lodge
Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton

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

Guided Bike Ride - Harthope and Till Valleys
Cycling event
Wooler

Guided Bike Ride - Harthope and Till Valleys.  Voluntary donations to the Northumberland National Park Foundation payable on the day.  A great bike ride through rural landscape with beautifulview over Till Valley

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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. Lumbylaw Cottage is also available which sleeps 6.

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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.

Hollyhocks bedroom
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Alnwick

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Bed & Breakfast
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Self Catering
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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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Accommodation
Seahouses

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Battlesteads outside
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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.

 

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Exterior
Self Catering
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The property grounds offer a large grass garden and private parking for up to 2 vehicles.

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Self Catering
Tarset

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Osprey Ferry
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

 

OSPREY FERRY 

Sorry for any inconvenience caused we would like to advise you that the first sailing of the Osprey Ferry on the 19th May will be cancelled but the service will resume we would also like to make you aware that due to works at Tower Knowe Jetty the Osprey Ferry will be unable to sail from here till further notice'   

The Ferry Service will be running every Wednesday and Saturday

 If you require any further information on the Ferry Timetable please contact 01434 251000 as subject to change on Bank Holidays 

 

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The Lindisfarne Inn
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Holy Island

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• Roaring fires and rustic charm make the perfect backdrop for delicious home-cooked food served all day.
• Ideal for golf enthusiasts with six courses including championship standard nearby.
• Close to St Oswald’s Way and St Cuthbert’s Way walking routes.
• Free Wi-Fi and function room.

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Trap Inn
Bed & Breakfast
Morpeth

Family run B & B clean fresh rooms at an affordable price home cooked food -  close to miles of unspoilt beaches 

Always a warm welcome - friendly staff

Pool & snooker tables

Free WiFi

Close to many historical castles

Harry Potter land - Alnwick Castle

PGA Golf courses close by 

 

 

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Lounge
Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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Sea views
Self Catering
Seahouses

If it is a holiday cottage with wonderful seaside views you are after, then look no further than Farne View, Seahouses. This former fisherman’s cottage offers laid back, coastal chic living with marvellous sea views across the harbour towards the Farne Islands and Holy Island. Pet and family friendly. Close to restaurants, shops and miles of sandy beaches. 

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Family Attraction
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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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

A beautiful Georgian Town House, located on the ancient Elizabethan town walls with stunning views over the River Tweed.  5 Star Gold awarded accommodation.

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Berwick TIC
Tourist Information Centre
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick is the most Northerly town in England, famous for its Elizabethan Walls, three iconic bridges, thriving culture scene, wildlife and beaches. The Tourist Information is in the heart of the town.

Introduction to Landscape Photography
Talk/Lecture

Join professional landscape photographer Jason Friend and learn how to get the most out of your equipment.

Edible wild mushrooms
Wildlife events

There’s a certain amount of fear in Britain about eating wild mushrooms and although we do well to treat them with respect, fungi can be a wonderful source of food and can add a great deal of interest and variation to our meals.

CRAFTS WITH THE COMPANY OF ARTISANS
Family event

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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.

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
Balcony
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.

Ashington Summer Fayre 2018
Family event
Ashington

A fun event for all the family. Lots to do, including fairground rides, facepainting, magic, puppets, market stalls and live music from We Steal Flyers, The Hookahs, Gareth Beddard and KSVT.

Outside Dukesfield Cottage
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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Glamping
Rothbury

Luxury Shepherd's Huts and B&B in an idyllic Northumbrian setting

House Concert in Seahouses
Music & Dance
Seahouses

Eli West played a memorable gig at the house several years ago with Cahalen Morrison, and this time he's back as half of another mouth-watering duo, partnering this time with Nordic fiddler Olav Mjelva.

Bamburgh Six
Self Catering Agency
Bamburgh

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Park Cottage Outside
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
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. 

Secluded beaches
Great Outdoors
Newton-by-the-Sea
Dramatic views, sandy beaches and iconic castles - this is the essence of Northumberland's coast. Our coast is recognised by experts as a place where you will come across some rare and endangered wildlife.
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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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Sunny Day at Ingram
Church
Alnwick

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

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Living History with St Cuthbert’s Land
Family event
Bringing the archaeology to life with a living encampment and demonstrations including cooking and warfare.
Cosy log stove - Seascape
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Self Catering
Craster

Relax in front of a cosy log stove after a day out walking along the beautiful beaches, visiting one of the numerous castles or having done a spot of birdwatching. 

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Edynwell is a newly converted grade II listed property located within a peaceful environment on the quiet loop comprising the tail end of Front Street. It is set within a private and secluded gated complex and is one of the 3 houses forming part of the Crewe Courtyard Cottages collection. 

Carriages
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Bellingham

CARRIAGES TEA ROOM BELLINGHAM

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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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Northumberlandia near Cramlington
Sightseeing and Leisure
Cramlington

The world's largest human form sculpted into the landscape. Northumberlandia is a landmark feature designed by world renowned artist Charles Jencks.

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The Anchorage
Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

The Anchorage is a late 18th century town house in the town centre. The house has just been fully renovated, all rooms are en-suite. Special winter rates for stays of more than 3 nights.

Picnic
Family event
Ashington

Celebrate the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic 2018: a fun, family day out rooted in local heritage reimagined with a contemporary twist!

Beachy Point, Beadnell
Self Catering
Beadnell

Beachy Point is perfect for families and friends looking to enjoy a memorable holiday or short break together. This modern and well-appointed home from home, boasts a large, open plan living space with large windows from ceiling to floor allowing lots of natural light to flood into this lovely contemporary space.

 

 

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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.
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Hotel
Hexham

10 bedroomed country house hotel with upmarket Dining and Spa. 7ml from Hexham and sits atop of Hadrians Wall.

Derwent View Cottage
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Self Catering

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

Beatlemania
Music & Dance
Hexham

Performing all the greatest hits of the band who changed history, this is the ultimate Beatles Experience, a non-stop Beatles party with over forty songs from ‘Love Me Do’ to ‘Le t It Be’.  Using authentic instruments, amps and replica costumes, Beatlemania faithfully recreates the legendary live performances of the ‘Fab Four’, capturing the sights and sounds of the greatest band in rock history.  Experience the magic for yourself and dance the night away with the sensational sounds of the swinging sixties

Bambugh Castle
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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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. 

The Great Hall
Wedding Venue
Matfen

Your perfect wedding day, exclusively yours at Matfen Hall

The North East’s leading four star wedding venue

A view of Bamburgh
Self Catering Agency
Seahouses

Self catering holiday agency based in Seahouses.

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Bed & Breakfast
Craster

A warm welcome awaits, along with homemade cake, at our detached family home. Perfectly situated for walking, birding and all historic attractions.

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The Glendale Gatherer
Family event
Wooler

The Wooler Cycle Hub in association with Northumberland National Park Authority present The Glendale Gatherer.  Suitable for the whole family.

View
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.

Gable Cottage, Seahouses
Self Catering
Seahouses

Gable Cottage is a beautiful stone built cottage that has been lovingly refurbished to restore its original charm whilst offering holiday makers an excellent standard of holiday accommodation. Centrally located close to Seahouses harbour and village. Gable Cottage is dog friendly and offers lots of great facilities including Netflix, BT TV with Sports, WiFi, DAB radio and a cosy log burner. Great choice of accommodation for all the family.    

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.

Concert of traditional music from Northumberland and beyond
Music & Dance
Bamburgh

A friendly and informal concert of music and song, featuring Andy Watchorn (Northumbrian smallpipes, Swedish pipes and guitar) and Margaret Watchorn (fiddle, voice, hummelchen and nyckelharpa).

Heighley Gate
Master bedroom
Self Catering
Seahouses

Le Son de la Mer is a delightful 2 bedroom ground floor apartment (sleeping 4) located within a secure gated complex in the ever popular fishing village of Seahouses.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Situated in the heart of Seahouses, this comfortable 4 star self catering apartment boasts luxurious open-plan living and dining areas on the uppermost level.

Pop up Market with St Abbs Traders
Arts and Crafts
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Now 'regulars' in the Ford & Etal calendar, the St Abbs market traders are returning to Etal this season.  

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Bed & Breakfast
Ingram

Ideally situated to enjoy the Dark Skies in the Northumberland National Park, and for a stopover on the Sandstone Way for walkers and cyclists. A warm welcome awaits you at Ingram House.  

Tweed 1000
Exhibition

Colourful exhibition illustrating the turbulent history of Berwick-upon- Tweed and the Tweed Valley from the Battle of Carham in 1018 until the Union of The Crowns of England and Scotland in 1603.

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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.

The Boe Rigg
Caravan & Camping
Bellingham

Centrally located and a perfect base to explore Northumberland and the coast, camping, restaurant and bar.

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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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Budle Hall in Spring
Bed & Breakfast
Bamburgh

Grand Georgian country house B&B one mile from Bamburgh with afternoon teas, private garden, super-king beds & ample parking.

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Cupcake decorating
Arts and Crafts
Alnwick

This cupcake decorating workshop is recommended to anyone - it's fun and incredibly relaxing and certainly not competitive! It doesn't matter if you have no experience whatsoever, everyone will be made to feel welcome.  Booking is essential and prices are £35.00 per person.

Bywell Arts Festival
Exhibition

An annual exhibition of approximately 200 paintings and craft works by local artists, displayed in the historical 'twin churches' of St Peter's and St Andrew's, Bywell, Stocksfield, NE43 7AD.

As well as the art exhibition there will be refreshments, cream teas, and a pimms bar.  There will be lots of stalls selling plants, cakes, and secondhand book  as well as a tombola and grand raffle and beautiful floral displays.  The venue has plenty of free parking and toilet facilities.  Entry is free and the catalogues are 50p.

The Percy Country Dog and Hound Show
Outside Cabin
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Self Catering
Morpeth

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

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Outside Barmoor South Moor
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Comfortable and cosy, single storey semi-detached cottage on working farm. Magnificent views over open farmland to the Cheviot Hills. Open fire with logs and coal provided.
Welcome to 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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Forge Lounge
Self Catering
Alnwick

A wonderfully positioned property situated within the grounds of Lemmington Hall. Forge Cottage (formerly the home of the local blacksmith) has been lovingly restored to provided luxury self catering accommodation with contemporary features and facilities whilst retaining its traditional character and charm.

Sleeping up to 8 guests over 4 bedrooms,  the property boasts some fantastic views of the surrounding rolling countryside with the imposing Cheviot Hills on the horizon.

Lemmington Hall is located just 4 miles from the historical market town of Alnwick, the town boast some must see attractions, including Alnwick Castle (Harry Potter filming location) and Gardens. Cragside (the birth place of hydro electricity) is just 6 miles from the property, and a further 2 miles is the breathtakingly beautiful Northumberland National Park.

The Restaurant
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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Our Shepherds' Huts
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Hostel
Wooler

Set on the outskirts of the Northumberland National Park and 400 meters away from the picturesque market town of Wooler, this Youth Hostel is the ideal location for individuals, families and groups. Stay in our homely hostel with en-suite or shared rooms, or try one of our unique and fully-equipped Shepherd's Huts.

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Caravan & Camping
Haltwhistle

Herding Hill Farm is a superb 5 star caravan, camping & glamping site in the shadow of Hadrians Wall.

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Budle Haugh
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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.

Essential Wilderness Survival Skills
Outdoor Event

Learn the basics for survival in a forest environment with top northern bushcraft teacher, Bruce Ferguson - shelter, fire, food and water. Build a shelter using natural materials, learn a range of fire skills, water collection and forage for wild food.

The Clarence Household
Family event
The fantastic Clarence Household return for three days of living history, talks and superb demonstrations. (Included in admission)
The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre
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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.

Outside The Bathing House in Howick
Self Catering
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.

Hexham Abbey and bowling gree
Tweed
Book: Supercontrol
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Charming 4* cottage for a couple in lovely village, easily reached from Berwick and A1, - private parking, garden, pet friendly. WiFi

 

Woodhead Holiday Cottages
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Self Catering
Longframlington

Traditional House and Cottage with scenic views, luxuriously furnished and tranquil, near Brinkburn Priory in the Coquet Valley.

Heavenfield Cottage
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Self Catering
Hexham

Beautifully renovated farm building conversion offering luxury 5 star self catering accommodation for two in the heart of Hadrian's Wall Country.

The Bedroom
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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Inn
Hexham

This historic 17thC inn lies within the Northumberland National Park and is close to Kielder Water. Out and about there is walking, golfing, cycling, riding, fishing and all water sports are nearby.

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Family Bushcrafts Survival Challenge
Outdoor Event

A family survival adventure – stick together, solve the problems, learn the skills, stay alive. You’re light airplane has crash landed in dense forest hundreds of miles from civilisation.

Outside Clover Cottage
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.

Natural Dyes
Arts and Crafts
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Discover the gorgeous colours from easy plants, find out how to use them on different natural fibres and fabrics.

Coquetdale Holiday Park
Holiday Home Ownership
Rothbury

Malcolm, Kathy and Matthew Muckle welcome you to their family run holiday park near the tranquil and beautiful Rothbury. 

The 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
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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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Lapwing Cottage is a part of a barn conversion located in a lovely position 250m from the beautiful Budle Bay and its beaches. The cottage is a cosy, single storey, 2 bedroom, stone building, beautifully furnished, and still retaining many original features, including exposed beams throughout.

 

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Accommodation
Hexham

Beautiful, 19th century converted chapel in central Hexham with three bedrooms, three bathrooms and peaceful town garden

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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
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.

Golf course at Linden Hall
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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Gate Lodge sitting room
Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Ingram

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

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Meerkats at Kirkley
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Bradley Gardens
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, ladies accessory store, gift shop 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.

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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 Cherryburn
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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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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Festival of Remembrance
Shows & Displays
Stannington

The village of Stannington will be holding a four day Festival of Remembrance which begins at 7pm on Thursday 8th November at St Mary’s Church when Viscount Ridley will officially open the Festival.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnmouth
Spacious farmhouse with beautiful views of Alnmouth and Warkworth Bay 2 miles away. A warm welcome is assured great breakfasts with a Northumberland flavour.
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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.

Christmas Fair
Shows & Displays

A range of arts. crafts, food and drink.  Free entry and parking.  A fun day for all the family.

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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.

Outside Haydon Bridge Tourist Information Point
Tourist Information Point
Hexham
Community and Visitor Information Point providing information about attractions and tourist accommodation in Northumberland. Information on the history and attractions of the Haydon Bridge area including the John Martin Trail. Internet access/wi-fi.
TROUVÈRE MINSTRELS
Family event

Be transported back to medieval times with the Trouvère Minstrels' traditional musical performances.

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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.

Garden
Self Catering
Beadnell

Newly refurbished and fresh to the holiday market… Sand Haven is a 2 bedroom, pet friendly property that is situated close to the beach (5 minute walk – buckets and spades provided!) in the village of Beadnell.

The Apartment
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Beautifully presented, this ground floor apartment provides a charming retreat positioned in the heart of this bustling coastal town.

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.

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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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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.

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Self Catering
Lesbury

Converted coach house in 1-acre garden of Listed old vicarage, next to an 11thC church.

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Self Catering
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.

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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.

St Cuthbert's House, Seahouses
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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Awarded 'England's Best B&B' by VisitEngland in 2017 & 2014 - and also Bronze & Silver medals at their national Awards in 2015 & 2016 too. Your hosts Jeff & Jill offer you beautiful Guest Accommodation in this historic former chapel building, on the spectacular Northumberland coast. Beautiful, elegant restoration, offering six very high-quality ensuite bedrooms in stunning, peaceful surroundings.

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Crookhouse Mill
Self Catering
Wooler

Gloriously rural, Crookhouse Mill is a fantastic barn conversion with breathtaking views over the Northumberland National Park.

Kenstone Lounge
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

A delightful stone-built North Northumberland cottage, one of a small terrace of former farm workers' cottages situated in the small rural hamlet of Kentstone - a short drive from the causeway to Holy Island. The property offers superb holiday accommodation with a large, modern kitchen/diner, and a sitting room with cosy open fire. Outside there is a delightful cottage garden to the front ample parking at the rear. Alnwick, with its imposing Castle (as seen in Harry Potter) and Garden is 20 minutes drive to the south, whilst Berwick upon Tweed with its historic walls and bridges, old town and the River Tweed estuary is 10 minutes drive to the north.

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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.

Holy Trinity at Matfen
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Matfen

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

Howick Hall Gardens
Steward's House 1
Self Catering
Horncliffe

A perfect country setting for happy family get-togethers or special time with friends. A beautifully presented 4 bedroom period property comprising the west wing of an elegant Grade II listed house. River views, superb fishing & walking, billiard room, Wifi.

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Self Catering
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.

Lounge
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.

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Inn
Seahouses

North East Tourism Pub of the Year 2015 in arguably the best seaside location on the Northumberland coast. Open all day, every day for home cooked food, drinks and accommodation. Guests enjoy inclusive use of the nearby Ocean Club leisure and spa facilities. New for 2017: Walk Inn Breaks including key meals, accommodation, self guided walking pack, welcome drink and packed lunch. 

 

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Blyth Market Day
Markets
Blyth

Blyth Market Place – Wednesday (flea market), Friday & Saturday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 623455

 

Stall enquiries: Neil Brown, Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

 

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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.

Why Not?
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Adventure Sports
Morpeth

The most exciting and affordable aerial tour, soaring over Northumberland's officially designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and beyond. 

Royal Border Bridge Danny Spring
Stanegate Cottage
Self Catering
Hexham

A traditional stone cottage in the pretty village of Fourstones near Hexham on the edge of the Northumberland National Park. Sleeps 5 and up to 2 dogs welcome.

 

 

 

1 Smugglers Cove, cosy log burner
Self Catering
Beadnell

1 Smugglers Cove is located in the heart of Beadnell and is perfect for a family breakaway or a cosy retreat for two. Located close to the stunning crescent shaped Beadnell beach and harbour, great for days out at the beach and also a popular spot for watersports activities. The village of Beadnell itself, has two great pub restaurants, a popular Cafe/bistro and a convenience store which is only a stones throw from the cottage.  

 

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Superb listed building, once the school for Howick Village, and a free pass to nearby Howick Hall Gardens and woodland walks included in stay. The stunning north Northumberland Coast only 400m away where you can enjoy the bird life, wildflowers, and spectacular views.

Facilities include full oil central heating, washer and dryer, dishwasher, tv/dvd, telephone, WIFI

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Self Catering
Lowick

A lovely location within Lucker Village, set next to Waren Burn, Pippin Cottage is secluded with picturesque surroundings. The property is equipped and designed with self catering in mind to create a comfortable stay for all guests, with a great range of facilities.

White Swan Hotel
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.

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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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Daniel & Emma Reid - Album Launch Caravan Tour
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Music & Dance
Hexham

Daniel Reid: soprano and baritone saxophones, piano, accordion, vocals Emma Reid: fiddle, viola, Hardanger fiddle, vocals.  Beautifully lyrical folk music from Scandinavia and the British Isles, “It doesn’t matter what they play, its passion, intimate and of high quality.”

Folkworld Sweden-based Daniel & Emma Reid release their third album, Life Continuum, and embark on a two-month long caravan tour, including England, Scotland, Sweden and Germany.

The duo-couple perform self-penned tunes, traditional material and songs from both Scandinavia and the British Isles, all with a remarkably close and spontaneous interaction. The eclectic mix of instruments and vocals combined with sheer musical brilliance makes for incredibly varied, evocative performances.

Swan at Hauxley
Nature and Wildlife
Amble

The new Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre is now open. www.nwt.org.uk/hauxley

 

Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

This fully refurbished 2 bedroom, 4 star self catering maisonette located above Seahouses Harbour has spectacular views of the coastline stretching out to the Farne Islands.

Welcome to Redesdale Arms
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Inn
Otterburn

The Redesdale Arms is known as the First and Last Inn situated just 12 miles south of the Scottish Border on the A68. It is an ideal base to explore the beautiful and diverse regions of Northumberland and the North East of England.  You are guaranteed a warm welcome, lovely comfortable accommodation and great home cooked food.

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Forest wildlife safari
Wildlife events

Discover the secret life of the forest - join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson and uncover the tracks, trails and signs left behind by its secretive inhabitants from red squirrels and deer to its bird and insect life

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.
Aerial photo
Nature and Wildlife
Bardon Mill

Allen Banks and Staward Gorge was badly damaged during Storm Desmond and unfortunately, remains closed.

The damage resulted in many destabilising landslips, the uprooting of large trees, erosion to the river bank and the much loved wobbly bridge being washed away.

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Overview
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.

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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Linden Hall Hotel
Wedding Venue
Longhorsley

Macdonald Linden Hall Golf & Country Club will offer luxurious accommodation for guests and prove a spectacular base for your celebrations.  Our stunning ballroom, the Bigge Suite, features original architecture and dazzling views of the gardens and Northumberland countryside beyond, creating the perfect romantic venue in the heart of the North East.  Accommodating up to 200 guests, the Bigge Suite also boasts a private bar and lounge area along with a central dance floor.  Friends and family will love our award-winning food and drink, prepared by our dedicated chefs who can adapt menus to cater for your own, personal taste.

Our Special Events Team will gladly assist you along your journey to planning and hosting your perfect day.  With a friendly and professional service, you can relax, knowing your day is in safe hands.

Please contact our Wedding Team on 0344 879 9084 and we will be happy to arrange an appointment at a suitable time for yourself.

Garden at Shepherds Cottage
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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Six cottages tastefully furnished on riverside farm. Hard surface tennis court, fishing on River Tweed, beautiful walks. Three miles to town centre, 6 miles to beautiful beaches.

RAPHAEL FALCONRY
Family event

Step into the world of medieval falconry with two of the country's finest historical falconers.

Picnic on the lawn
Self Catering
Langley-on-Tyne

Cute, cosy, quirky!
An Alistair Sawdays Inspected/Selected property.
NE Tourism finalist 2012/2013/2014/2015.
Home cooked food to order.
Owned/Managed by Country Concierge.

St Mary the Virgin at Longframlington
Church
Longframlington

St Mary’s dating from 1190, has a fine Norman chancel arch, as well as good Victorian stained glass, and a carved altar and font cover from the early 20th century.  It is at the centre of a thriving Christian community, with a community room completed in 2012 attached to the north wall.

Rusty Bodkins
Family event
Join Rusty as he explains the life of a medieval archer, his weapons and training, then have a go yourself and see how well you do! (Small charge for ‘have a go’)
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.

Overview
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. 

Outside Alnwick TIC
Tourist Information Centre
Alnwick

Alnwick Tourist Information Centre is well worth a visit to ensure you make the most of your stay in Northumberland. Situated in the heart of Alnwick in the Market Place, the TIC is an accessible building well stocked with information leaflets.

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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.

Beachcombers Retreat, great views from the balcony
Self Catering
Amble

Beachcombers Retreat is a hidden gem, located in the idyllic coastal village of Low Hauxley offering high quality accommodation for up to 6 guests. When you stay at Beachcombers Retreat you can enjoy the fantastic views out to sea with views of Coquet Island nature reserve. Beachcombers Retreat is a great place to stay with all the family including your dog, where they are made very welcome with a little welcome gift! The beach is easily accessible just over the sand dunes where you can enjoy a stroll along the seafront and soak up the fantastic coastal views. Just 5 minutes away is the award winning coastal harbour town of Amble.

There is a great range of restaurants, cafes and shops, including the new Amble Pods where you can spend an hour or so having a browse around the small independent shops and perhaps indulge in a few little treats for family, friends or even yourself. The medieval village of Warkworth is also within easy reach and has lots of great attractions to visit including a castle, the riverside at Warkworth where you can feed the ducks, take a boat across to the ‘Hermitage’, play a round of golf or enjoy a day out at the beach with miles of sandy beach to enjoy. For bird lovers, The Low Hauxley nature reserve, which opens again in Summer 2016 with a new visitor centre and circular walk.

Outside Purdy Lodge
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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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Ashington Market Day
Markets
Ashington

The general market operates every Tuesday on Station Road in the town centre. Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 623455 – Stall enquiries: Neil Brown. Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

Outside Orchard Cottage
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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

Red door
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Stocksfield

We are a 200 year old country pub serving outstanding food in a relaxed atmosphere using ingredients produced in our area

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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.

Outside of the Granary
Self Catering
Bamburgh

 The Granary is an outstanding, light and spacious farmhouse style cottage with beautiful landscaped gardens enclosed by stone walls. The Granary has only just been refurbished to a very high standard and offers guests a luxurious place to stay with plenty of space and lots of lovely features including exposed beams and a real open fire. It is also ideally situated less than a mile away from Bamburgh village so both beach and shops are within easy reach.

Bridge End Cottage, Rothbury, spacious garden
Self Catering
Rothbury

Bridge End Cottage is a traditional country cottage with a modern twist! Located in the picturesque hamlet of Alwinton and surrounded by stunning open landscapes, Bridge End provides a great base from which to explore the surrounding area including the popular market town of Rothbury which is less than 20 minutes by car or the stunning AONB Northumberland Coast which is under an hour’s drive. Bridge End Cottage offers free Wi-Fi and is a dog friendly cottage.

KSY Craft Fairs
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
Monthly Craft Fair. Local crafters. Third Sunday of the month.
Have a go Archery
Family event

Follow in the footsteps of soldiers and try your hand at one of England's oldest skills.

Peg Loom Weaving
Arts and Crafts

Discover simple peg loom weaving with naturally dyed fleece and take home a mat, bag, hanging or small cushion cover.

Corbridge Roman Town
Sound of the Sea, view out towards the coast
Self Catering
Seahouses

Sound of the Sea is a lovely, dog friendly, ground floor property with fantastic sea views.

June Open Evening
Shows & Displays
Alnwick

Explore our gorgeous rooms and stroll our beautiful grounds with a chilled glass of fizz in hand. Expect the warmest of welcomes from our friendly team and experience just how inspirational a summer's evening viewing of an exclusive venue can be.

The Alnwick Joust
The Commissioners Quay Inn has a stunning waters edge location
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Blyth

Opening its doors in time for the Tall Ships arrival in the Port of Blyth, the sleek new Commissioners Quay Inn is the jewel in the crown of Blyth’s impressive harbour development. Maximising every inch of its water’s edge location, enjoy unbeatable sea views, all day, every day dining and contemporary en-suite bedrooms. The Commissioners Quay Inn is the place to eat, drink, sleep and explore from.

We're open all day, from 7.30am until 9.00pm serving homemade breakfasts, light bites, lunches and evening meals. Our food is homemade and freshly cooked to order. 

A cracking selection of local real ales, quirky craft beers, delicious wines, spirits and speciality teas and coffees. 

 

Guest Room with en-suite shower room
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham

6 brand new en-suite Guest Rooms in the Northumberland National Park and International Dark Sky Park.

Near Kielder and Observatory.

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Bed & Breakfast
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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The Hogs Head Inn
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Inn
Alnwick

Welcome to the award-winning Hog’s Head Inn at Alnwick. Inside, you'll find a contemporary, friendly inn serving homemade food all day, every day from breakfasts and lunches to light bites and evening meals. 

With 53 en suite rooms, The Hog's Head Inn is the perfect place to stay in Alnwick for business or pleasure. 

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Poppy Cottage
Self Catering
Druridge Bay

Hemscott Hill Farm sits right on the coast at beautiful Druridge Bay. We have a number of accommodation options including Poppy Cottage, a dog and family friendly cosy cottage that sleeps 4 and in the summer holidays we also offer Glamping in our Bell Tents and Shepherd's Hut as well as Wild Camping by the beach for hardier souls.

MEDIEVAL ALCHEMIST
Family event

Meet Doctor John Greene, the (allegedly...) celebrated medieval alchemist, with lots of peculiar apparatus and bizarre materials!

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Self Catering
Lucker

This is delightful stone cottage with picturesque location next to The Waren Burn running through Lucker Village. The property has been fully refurbished throughout and is equipped and designed to make a comfortable stay for all guests, with a great range of facilities.

The Old Bakery No 1
Self Catering
Seahouses

Situated in a quiet setting just behind Main Street in the heart of Seahouses, No1 The Old Bakery is part of a collection of 3 one bedroom properties converted from the former village bakery. Each property is perfect for couples looking to stay within the popular fishing village, with a host of activities on your doorstep, from trips to the Farne Islands, a walk along the golden sandy beach to Bamburgh, a spot of fishing or a round of golf.

The properties are on two floors, with bedroom and bathroom on the lower level, and kitchen, dining and living area on the first floor. Each property has its own covered car port outside the entrance door.

 

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.

Stable Cottage
Self Catering
Bardon Mill

Stanegate Hideaways has three delightful properties, Stable Cottage and The Hideaway Huts, located in peaceful surroundings close to Vindolanda.

Wizarding Week
Family event

Put on your best robes and join our resident wizarding professors for a week of magical mayhem!

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Self Catering
Lucker

Cinch 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.

Clay Pigeon Shoot
Sporting Event
Tarset

Ready, aim, fire! Try your hand at clay pigeon shooting under the guidance of an expert instructor at one of our monthly events.  Whether your an absolute beginner or experienced shooter, you'll be sure to expereince a great day out! 

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Ringstead is a newly refurbished 4 star self catering property set within former farm steadings at High Newton. The property has wonderful panoramic views of the sea and Northumberland coast and a choice of 3 sandy beaches within a short walk of the property. 

Richard Durrant
Music
Holy Island

Concert guitarist and composer Richard Durrant is to tour the UK in 2018 as part of his Stringhenge album launch. 

The Greyling
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set literally within the dunes of Budle Bay sands, Greyling is the perfect getaway for those looking for some tranquillity by the sea. 

Button, Lounge
Self Catering
Alnwick

The perfect retreat for couples, Button Cottage is a cosy ground floor property on a small footprint but with charm and character in abundance. Located within the grounds of Lemmington Hall, just 4 miles from Alnwick. The property boasts a tranquil setting that is ideal for exploring the beautiful surrounding area.

Animals at Whitehouse Farm Centre
Family Attraction
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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Entrance To Haltwhistle TIC
Tourist Information Centre
Haltwhistle

Haltwhistle Tourist Information Centre is located in the heart of Hadrian's Wall Country, and is ideally placed for information on the local heritage sites as well as the rest of Northumberland.

The Centre offers details on transport, accommodation and also sells a range of maps.

 

Ride Out Saturday
Music & Dance
Greenhaugh
Ride Out Saturdays at the Holly Bush Inn. Drive out to the Holly Bush Inn, Greenhaugh and enjoy live music, full bar with real ales. BBQ food available.
Tower House Gallery
Museums and galleries
Seaton Sluice

The Tower House Gallery is such an unusual building and the octagonal rooms make wonderful spaces for displaying art.

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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.

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Bed & Breakfast
Tarset

Beautiful stone-built house with walled garden. Fantastic views. River walks. Good food, fishing, golf. Hadrian's Wall 20 miles.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Enchanting holiday cottages situated on a farm. Beautifully furnished to a high standard. Stunning view from the garden over Cheviot Hills. No pets please. The accommodation can also be let on a 2-person basis.

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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.

Local to Bamburgh Castle and beach
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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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Pop-Up Ashington Group Hut
Exhibition
Ashington

Join us for an exciting opportunity where everyone can have a go at making art in our artist-led Pop-Up Ashington Group Hut. This fun and family friendly experience is inspired by the hut where the Ashington Group (Pitmen Painters) met to explore art, work and life.  Entry is free for children under 16 and £7 for adults.

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Self Catering
Lucker

Goldfinch (formerly known as Claxton) 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 has been refurbished to an extremely high standard in the summer of 2015.

Inside Lambley Farm Cottages
Self Catering
Lambley
This cluster of barn conversions are set within 90 acres. Close to the South Tyne River.
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Book online
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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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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.

The Penthouse at South View House
Self Catering
Alnmouth

Stunning seaside apartments with balconies giving gorgeous views of the Northumberland coast. Dog-friendly and ideally located for exploring Alnmouth, Alnwick and beyond.

Heighley Gate Garden Centre
Garden Centre
Morpeth

Set in the spectacular Northumberland countryside Heighley Gate Garden Centre is the North East's largest garden centre with its own nursery-grown plants. There is a wide variety of shopping and entertainment on offer, an indoor soft play area, dinosaur themed crazy golf course, a large restaurant, Costa Coffee, lots to see and do come rain or shine!

Walltown
Tourist Information Centre
Greenhead

Walltown Kiosk, located in Walltown Country Park provides a high-quality visitor service operated by Northumberland National Park. 

Offering advice, tourist information and local maps and souvenirs. 

Inside Stewards Cottage
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Steward's Cottage is one of six stone built cottages in the Bamburgh First Adderstone collection. A classy 5 star self catering  cottage for which our interior designer has created a chic, modern and contemporary feel.

Old Mill Site 1
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Caravan & Camping
Beal

A two acre 12 van touring site close to Holy Island on a 600 acre working beef and arable farm

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Self Catering
Hexham

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

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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. 

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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Outiside Seawinds
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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Former fisherman's cottage, 200yds from the beach. One double en suite, 1 twin, 2 single rooms. Games room, log fires and garden.

Battlesteads Beer Festival
Food Event
Hexham

The Battlesteads Beer Festival hosted by Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant is a celebration of the best drinks the North East has to offer, from ales, lagers and stouts to gins and ciders. Running from Thursday 26 to Sunday 29 July, the event is set to attract hundreds of visitors to the pub in Wark, Northumberland, to sample beers from across the region, as well as around the world. This year will also see the return of the popular Battlesteads Gin Bar, where guests can enjoy a refreshing summer tipple as an alternative to the beer. There will be live entertainment every day, with local bands including The Mudskippers, The Culprits, Jason Arrup, and Marty Craggs and Trevor Sewell. Admission to the beer festival is free on Thursday (6pm-11pm) and Sunday (12pm until the beer runs out). On Friday and Saturday tickets are £4 (12pm – 11pm). A free transport service from Hexham is also available on Friday and Saturday. For more information visit www.battlesteads.com or call 01434 230 039.

Stunning Views
Family Attraction
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Enjoy a fabulous day out on this country estate with its picturesque villages and range of attractions: Heatherslaw Steam Railway; Heatherslaw Cornmill; Lady Waterford Hall; Etal Castle; Flodden Battlefield; Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre; outdoor activities including canoeing, rock-climbing, cycling, walking and horse-riding; traditional tearooms; quirky shops and places to stay.  

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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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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.

Outside Chillingham Castle
Book: Supercontrol
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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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.

Rye Hill farmhouse
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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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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. Panhaven comfortably sleeps up to 5/6 guests in 3 bedrooms and has allocated parking for one car.

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.

 
 
House viewed from Berwick's Walls
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Holiday Cottage in the heart of Berwick upon Tweed's conservation area. Sleeps 1 to 8 with discounts for smaller groups. A hundred yards or so from the sea with the local beach within walking distance. Berwick's shops are close by, making Ness Street equally suitable for those arriving by train or car. Ideal touring base for the North Northumberland coast and the Scottish Borders. Four bedrooms, two twin bedded and two with double beds.

Station House Self Catering
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Self Catering
Allendale Town

4(+2) Waiting rooms and ticket office of Allendale Station on long-closed railway line in beautiful Allen Valley. Cosy Wood-burning stove.

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.

Lemmington Lodge
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Located amidst beautiful farmland in a peaceful corner of a private country estate, Keeper's Cottage and Lemmington Lodge are the ultimate retreats for those looking to get away from it all.

Wyndgrove House
Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Kate and Wilf, welcome you to Wyndgrove House in the pretty North Northumberland village of Seahouses.

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Prints
Arts & Crafts Shop
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Dockside Gallery, by the docks in Tweedmouth, on the south bank of the River Tweed

paintings :: prints :: cards :: gifts :: inspiration 

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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.

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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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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.

Keep
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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Cheviot Hills
Caravan & Camping
Felton

Relax and recharge in a beautiful Scandinavian log cabin  

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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.

Sundial Cottage, cosy lounge area
Self Catering
Amble

Sundial Cottage is a true ‘home from home’ and offers lovely self-catering accommodation. 

Tickle Cottage
Self Catering
Beadnell

Tickle Cottage

In heart of Beadnell Village 2Beds, 2B.rooms Log Fire, WIFI, Pet friendly near beach pubs shops courtyard sleeps 4

Red Squirrel Safari
Wildlife events

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

Heather
Glamping
Bellingham

Welcome to Hesleyside Shepherds Huts, luxury camping within the breath-taking grounds of historic Hesleyside Hall and in the heart of the Northumberland National Park and in the Dark Sky reserve.

Nestled in their own oak copse in the private parkland of Hesleyside, our Shepherds huts are cleverly designed and beautifully decorated providing 5 star comfort and luxury alongside unprecedented access to the surrounding natural beauty of the Estate.

Prices from £80 night.

 

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. 

The Farmhouse and Lodge
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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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Zoolab Animal encounters
Events

Let ZooLab’s animal rangers amaze, educate and inspire. Meet some amazing animals including snakes, scorpions, tarantulas and many more. See how they move, how they feel and what makes all of ZooLab animals so special. 

The event is free but a standard entry fee applies.  Please see www.english-heritage.org.uk for concession and child entry charges.

Glororum Holiday Park, Bamburgh
Caravan & Camping
Bamburgh

The closest touring and caravan holiday park to magnificent Bamburgh, Glororum is a hidden gem. Just a few minutes drive from Bamburgh village with its shops, cafes and restaurants and miles of empty beaches, this beautifully maintained park has everything you need to enjoy your touring holiday or to have your very own caravan holiday home in sought after Bamburgh.     

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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Self Catering
Lucker

Bull Finch (formerly known as 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.

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Falstone

Barn conversions, banking the North Tyne river, in a central location, 5 mins from Kielder Water, a short drive to Kielder Observatory and in the Heart of Europe's largest Gold award winning Dark Skies Park. 30 mins from Hadrians Wall, 1hr from Alnwick Castle and Gardens and 1hr 30 mins from the beautiful Bamburgh and the Northumberland coastline.

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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.

St Paul's Exterior
Church
Branxton

Tranquil ancient sacred space and historically important Flodden Battlefield church.

CURATOR LED ART TOUR
Outdoor Event

Learn about the inspiration behind some Kielder's most iconic pieces as we take youoff the beaten track and into the forest, Each tour includes Silvas Capitalis (the Forest Head) and a selection of other pieces. Tours take place from 1.30pm - 4.30pm.

Transport will be provided and you will not need to walk far, although you should wear warm waterproof clothing and appropriate footwear

Start point is Kielder Castle Visitor Centre and Advance Booking is needed

 

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.

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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.

Jesting with Zooted
Family event

With a hilarious blend of comedy, TRICKERY, fire-eating and sword-juggling, Zooted never fail to entertain and amaze.

House via Appletree lawn
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Delightful Edwardian Villa, tastefully furnished. Private Parking; quietly situated in a leafy suburb of Alnwick.  Just 10 min walk to town centre, Alnwick Castle, Garden and local amenities.

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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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Golden Sands Holiday Park
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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. 

Daniel & Emma Reid
Music & Dance
Morpeth

Daniel Reid: soprano and baritone saxophones, piano, accordion, vocals Emma Reid: fiddle, viola, Hardanger fiddle, vocals Beautifully lyrical folk music from Scandinavia and the British Isles “It doesn’t matter what they play, its passion, intimate and of high quality.” – Folkworld Sweden-based Daniel & Emma Reid release their third album, Life Continuum, and embark on a two-month long caravan tour, including England, Scotland, Sweden and Germany.

The duo-couple perform self-penned tunes, traditional material and songs from both Scandinavia and the British Isles, all with a remarkably close and spontaneous interaction.

The eclectic mix of instruments and vocals combined with sheer musical brilliance makes for incredibly varied, evocative performances.

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Accommodation
Lucker

Set within the heart of Lucker Village with picturesque riverside setting, Bramley Cottage is a newly completed property perfectly suited for larger families or groups of friends.

This spacious property is equipped and designed with self catering in mind to create a very comfortable stay for all guests, with a great range of facilities. Sleeping 8 in 4 bedrooms (or 10 guests can be accomodated with the use of double sofa bed in the master)

Indoor Swimming Pool
Caravan & Camping
Ashington

Enjoy this wonderful unspoilt location in the North East, with stunning cliff top views, a Koi Carp ornamental lake and a sandy beach stretching into the distance. There's always something to do indoors or outdoors with fun activities.

 

Awarded 3 stars from Visit England and Bronze David Bellamy conservation award.

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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.

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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.

Nepolionic Skirmish
Small Axe Woodcraft
Family event
Explore traditional woodworking techniques with Jon Purkins, have a go yourself or buy a piece of Jon’s stunning work. (Charges may apply)
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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Fool's Week
Taste of The North
Food Event

A celebration of Northumberland's food and crafts in the atmospheric surroundings of Alnwick Market.  Free admission, live music and plenty of stalls and food providers.

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Self Catering
Ovington

Converted in 1990 from original farm cottage. Adjoining a 16thC Listed farmhouse. One mile from the A69, Roman Wall, Vindolanda, historic Hexham and easy reach of the Northumberland coast.

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.

Merle Yurt amoungst woods and fells
Family event

Join Wild Intrigue Expedition guides Heather Devey and Cain Scrimgeour for an evening at Wild Northumbrian, Thorneyburn. Immersed in a beautiful landscape, we will create delicious stone bake pizzas, toast marshmallows over the campfire and discover amazing nocturnal wildlife during our guided wildlife walk, where you will get the opportunity to eavesdrop on bats!

The historic Woodhorn site
Wildlife and Osprey Motor Boat Cruise
Wildlife events

Enjoy a guided motor boat trip around beautiful Kielder Water, with experienced Calvert Trust staff and knowledgeable NWT volunteers

Stunning views 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.

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set within a private and secluded gated complex and being one of the 3 houses forming part of the 'Crewe Courtyard Cottages' collection, The Bolthole is a newly converted grade II listed property located within a peaceful environment on the quiet loop comprising the tail end of Front Street. Finished to an exceptional standard, and accommodating up to 4 guests, The Bolthole, benefits from its own iron gated entrance on to Front Street for easy access to a great selection of village amenities including pubs, shops and restaurants. The imposing castle and golden sandy beach are under a 5 minute stroll away from the property.

Bedroom
Hotel
Seahouses

Comfortable, newly refurbished  hotel in the quieter part of Seahouses,  minutes from the harbour and beaches. Highly rated restaurant.

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

This spacious, 5 star, 3 bedroom self catering accommodation is a charming blend of traditional and modern style. Grove Cottage is situated in the heart of Bamburgh village and is within easy walking distance of the beach, golf course and Bamburgh Castle.

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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.

Ponteland Market Day
Markets
Ponteland

Merton Way –  Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 623455

The market is not currently running. Street Trading may be available. Stall enquiries: Neil Brown. Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

Great War Week
Cottages in Northumberland
Self Catering Agency
Jesmond

Cottages in Northumberland has a wide selection of self catering holiday cottages in both coastal and country locations across the Northumberland area. We have something for everyone from romantic boltholes to family friendly cottages plus a great choice of dog friendly properties! 

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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.

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.

Glad Tidings
Nature and Wildlife
Seahouses

Sailings daily from Seahouses with a choice of half & full day landing trips, Grey Seal Cruise and sailings to Lindisfarne.

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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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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Alasdair Beatson
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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Wheatlands Sun Room
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Self Catering
Cramlington

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

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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
Wark

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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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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Wooler Cycle
Cycling event
Wooler

A Trip to the Seaside!

Crans and Creels
Talk/Lecture
Belford

Iris McMillan will tell the story of her family and the herring trade

Haltwhistle Market Day
Markets
Haltwhistle

Market Square – Thursday Visitor enquiries: Haltwhistle TIC: 01434 322002

 

The market is not currently running. For street trading opportunities contact Neil Brown, Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

 

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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.

Heritage Centre at Bellingham
Museums and galleries
Bellingham

A unique exhibition reflecting the history and traditions of the North Tyne Valley and Redesdale, including Border Counties Railway, Border Reivers, farming, photography and mining, along with the New Carriages exhibition space and tea rooms

Alnwick Castle
Historic sites
Alnwick

Alnwick Castle is the second largest inhabited castle in the UK; home to the Percy family for over 700 years and film location for Downton Abbey and Harry Potter's Hogwarts. 

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Fine dining
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Newton-by-the-Sea

The Joiners Arms is your very own village inn; a haven for lovers of fresh, locally sourced food served up with a contemporary flourish and drinkers of all tastes.

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Northumberland Live Music Festival
Family event
Blyth

Northumberland Live Blyth celebrates its fifth birthday in 2018 by welcoming The Lightning Seeds to headline the festival.  Free family fun event.

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Accommodation
Seahouses

Only a stone’s throw away from the picturesque Seahouses Harbour and its wonderful views of the Farne Islands and Bamburgh Castle. Ginnel Cottage is newly built ground floor property, which enjoys open plan and spacious living complemented with exposed beams and multi fuel stove, with two bedrooms.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Cosy Cottage is a newly refurbished cottage. This 3 star self catering property is situated in the quieter area of Seahouses. Placed within a 2 minute walk of the harbour and village centre, the action is close, but the setting still peaceful. A lovely little patio planted with pretty flowers in the back garden is ideal for sitting in the sun whilst dining or socialising.

Treehouse interior
Restaurant
Alnwick

Always featuring local fish and seafood, organic meats from Northumberland’s farmlands and other regional specialities, The Treehouse Restaurant's menus highlight local quality, taste and change throughout the seasons.

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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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Kirkley Run
Sporting Event

Taking place over a 10km course around the Kirkley Hall grounds; the course will test your strength and stamina

Alnwick Farmers Market
Markets
Alnwick

On Market days you can buy local produce, find a bargain and enjoy the genial atmosphere in the Market Place.

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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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View from Driveway
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Self Catering
Rothbury

All of the cottages are situated on a working sheep farm sitting at the foot of the magnificent Simonside Hills, and offer spectacular views of the Coquet valley and Cheviot Hills.

Each cottage has it's own unique character and all are appointed to an extremely high standard to ensure your stay in Northumberland is as comfortable as possible. Cots and highchairs are available for any cottage. All cottages have access to WiFi.

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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
Berwick-upon-Tweed

5 star luxury accommodation, furnished and equipped to the highest standard. Perfect for individuals, couples or families who enjoy quality accommodation. Ideal location for exploring Northumberland and the Scottish Borders. Open all year round.

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Hastings House Seahouses
Self Catering Agency
Seahouses

Locally owned and managed Northumberland Self Catering Holiday Cottage Agency based in Seahouses, offering 90+ properties sleeping from 1 to 26.

Newton Hall
Hotel
Newton-by-the-Sea

A Georgian country house, Nestled in the National Trust area of “Outstanding Beauty” a breathtaking coastal location and spectacular views in boutique luxury.  1 hour from Newcastle and Edinburgh. Gorgeous rooms, fabulous suites, exquisitely elaborate surroundings...  Every room is decadently designed in our trademark style and individually named and styled after some of the world's greatest beaches.. Enjoy private roof terraces, four poster beds, free standing baths, local culinary excellence and the all important gastro pub at the bottom of the garden...The Joiners Arms

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Market Day
Markets
Hexham

Hexham farmers market is the regional representative in the 'Best Market' category in the BBC Food and Farming Awards 2015...

Snowy Castle
Historic sites
Holy Island

The Castle is scheduled to reopen April 2018.

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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Benfield cottage, Morebattle
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Self Catering

Traditional, pet friendly cottage for two in the heart of the conservation village of Morebattle, on the edge of the Cheviots. Free WiFi and Welcome Basket, all linen and towels are included in the tariff AND short breaks are welcome year round.

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Highway Rat
Outdoor Event

Walking Trail with additional features for all the family, look out for the Gruffalo characters along the way.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Wynding House is a beautiful 5 star self catering stone built house in the ideal Northumbrian country village setting. Wynding House is almost sitting in the shadow of Bamburgh Castle and a short stroll to the beach.

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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.

Allout
Adventure Sports
Hexham

Welcome to Allout Adventures. The North Easts largest outdoor activity company. Bring along friends, family or work colleagues for an unforgettable experience!  

Chose from an exhilarating quad trek that covers over 10 miles of the estate to a clay pigeon shoot with amazing views of Northumberland or try your hand at the ancient sport of archery then onto our Segway safari where you glide around woodland paths and estate roads.

 

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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.

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Self Catering
Alnwick
A bungalow situated on the outskirts of Alnwick in a secluded position down a private drive, there is accommodation for five people.
Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

This freshly refurbished property sits within the traditional fisherman’s quarter of Seahouses. Inside Hexham Cottage, you will be greeted with a cosy and contemporary style, perfectly suited for comfort and relaxation.

Lounge
Self Catering
Beadnell

Situated within the coastal village of Beadnell, Cheviot Lea is a 2 bedroom property with views of the open countryside and Cheviot Hills. Recently refurbished, the property offers contemporary features to make for a relaxing stay.

Tyne sitting area
Self Catering
Bellingham

Four newly refurbished lodges, each sleeping six. Set in the Northumberland National Park and International Gold Tier Dark Sky Park.  

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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.

Amble harbour
Markets
Amble

Amble Harbour – Sunday. Visitor enquiries: Amble TIC 01665 712313 – Stall enquiries: 07783167517. Please check with Amble TIC to confirm dates & times.

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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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.

Breakfast Room
Bed & Breakfast
Gilsland

Superb 23 bed space 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. Enjoy our outdoor 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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Hadrian's Wall Weekend
Guided Walk/Tours
Hexham

Experience the best of Hadrian’s Wall on an exclusive weekend challenge raising funds for young cancer patients across the UK (Josie's Dragonfly trust).  We have specially selected the best bits from the Hadrian's Wall Trail to offer an exciting and engaging walk that everyone can enjoy.  This is an overnight event.

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Self Catering
Morpeth

Comfortable stone-built cottages, very pleasant rural setting in 26 acres. Good centre for exploring whole area, Hadrian's Wall, coast, hills and castles. Brochure available.

Berwick walls from the window
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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Free WiFi at all Border Holiday Homes's properties. Mill Wharf is a 3rd floor Gold apartment with lift to door. Part of a converted historic granary with stunning views over the harbour and Tweed estuary. Luxury and comfort for 2 people and secure car parking. Friday or Monday start.

Travel through the Pennines
Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Shows & Displays

Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and legendary nemesis await the arrival of the world’s greatest detective

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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.

Boathouse cottage and river
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Self Catering
Norham

Stunning views of Tweed with riverside and country walks. Easy access to peaceful comfortable cottage. You’ll love it!

Flower Arranging Workshop
Arts and Crafts
Newcastle Upon Tyne

Do you want to create your own stunning Summer floral basket? Maybe you want to further your knowledge on how to create presentations like a professional. Or maybe you want to spend the morning with a friend laughing and creating a floral basket with beautiful colours and scents.  Only five spaces available - priced at £45 per person.  Bookings can be taken in store or from www.wearejensens.co.uk

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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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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.

Langley Castle
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Hotel
Langley-on-Tyne

Fourteenth-century castle restored to a magnificent and comfortable hotel. Thirty minutes from Newcastle and 40 minutes from Newcastle Airport.

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The Boatside Inn
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham
A welcoming country pub offering traditional Sunday lunch, full restaurant menu and bar meals. Meals are served in the restaurant or bar with its log fire, or on sunny summer days in the beer garden.
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Dining area and living room in Greenleaf
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Greenleaf is situated in the heart of Bamburgh village. A 4 star, two bedroom property, sleeping up to 6 guests Greenleaf has been recently refurbished and now includes all the modern conveniences to make your stay relaxing and memorable.

Friendly Arcade Beadles
Boutique
Morpeth

 

Sanderson Arcade is a shopping centre in Morpeth. Located in the heart of Morpeth town centre, the Arcade blends into the beauty of a traditional English Market town with all the major high street names our shoppers love. It’s just a few minutes’ drive from the A1 off the A197 exit. 

High Street Stores Include: Marks and Spencer, Next, Laura Ashley, Waterstones, Monsoon, Crew Clothing and many more! 

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.

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Tourist Information Centre
Craster
Craster Tourist Information Centre is in a fishing village on the Northumberland coast, 6 miles northeast of Alnwick. The village of Craster is on the Northumberland coast, 6 miles northeast of Alnwick.
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

The Greenhouse is a Northumberland self catering property in Bamburgh. This 4 star self catering property iis idea for quiet relaxing by the coast. FInd more accommodation on the official tourist information website for Northumberland.

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Self Catering
Hexham

Four Star self-catering cottage (sleeps 4)  on a working sheep farm with stunning views of the beautiful Wark's Burn and within the Northumberland National Park.

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Relax in this spacious and comfortable lounge
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.

Picnic bench
Great Outdoors
Kielder

Kielder Castle is the visitor centre for Kielder Forest. Features include information centre, tearoom and exhibitions about forestry and conservation. Bike hire available.

 

Milecastle 39 and Crag Lough
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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Events

Have you ever wondered what life was like in medieval England? Step back in time with the Knight’s Hospitaller living history group as they set up camp within the priory.

Get hands on and try your hand at some archery, sniff out what’s cooking on the campfire, chat with a villager as they go about their daily tasks and have a peek inside the tent where the residents sleep to see if you’d fancy a nap in there. Visit the medieval villagers for as long as you like, any time between 11am and 5pm, to discover what domestic life was like for them.

Courtyard No 3, Lounge
Self Catering
Embleton

No3 Courtyard Cottages is a spacious and comfortable property located just a couple of minutes stroll from the beautiful dune lined Northumbrian coastline and sandy beach, with the imposing Dunstanburgh Castle situated in the background. Set all on ground floor level (2 steps within) and in a tranquil setting, it is perfectly equipped for a family getaway 

Lake in the Summer
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Hotel
Brampton

Live the English country house dream and indulge yourselves with luxury accommodation, fine food and attentive service in this lovely old house that has been owned and run by the same family for over 40 years.These standards have been constantly recognised by all leading guides and membership of Relais & Chateaux since 1984.

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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.

View from Bath House
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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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.

Medieval crafts and dressing up
Arts and Crafts

Budding knights and princesses can dress up in medieval finery and meet the squires and ladies of the castle

Morpeth Market Day
Markets
Morpeth

Morpeth Market Place – Wednesday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 623455

Stall enquiries: Neil Brown. Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

The Fisherman’s Rest stands in one of the most enviable positions over-looking the harbour in Seahouses with a spectacular backdrop of The Farne Islands and on the horizon the outstanding Bamburgh Castle. All village amenities such as shops, cafes, restaurants and public houses are all just a short walk away from the property.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Hedgehope is a lovely holiday cottage, sleeping up to three, located within easy reach of Alnwick town centre and only minutes from all the main attractions, including the popular Alnwick Castle and Alnwick Garden. In addition, you are only a short drive from the popular Northumberland Coastline including Alnmouth and Warkworth beaches.

 

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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
Hexham

Gillian's Bower is a luxury  3 bedroomed Cedar wood lodge with HOT TUB (at no extra charge) and large decking area. There is a master bedroom with double bed and two twin rooms, it sleeps 6 comfortably. There is a fully equipped kitchen and a large living area. Flat screen tv, Sky, Wifi  and pets are very welcome.

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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.

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Bed & Breakfast
Guyzance

Mill House is a beautiful 16th century cottage, nestled by the river Coquet, providing a tranquil and stunning place to escape.

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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.
Calico Barn Cycle Bunkhouse
Hostel
Druridge Bay

Calico Barn is a beautifully renovated barn into an 18 bed bunkhouse with 5 bedrooms (2 Twin Rooms, 2 Family Rooms (4 beds) and 1 Mixed Dorm (6 Beds)

We cater especially to cyclists and walkers with a drying room and secure bike storage and to groups for exclusive use. 

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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.

Amazing water's edge location
Inn
Blyth

The sleek new Commissioners Quay Inn is the jewel in the crown of Blyth’s impressive harbour development. Maximising every inch of its water’s edge location, enjoy unbeatable sea views, all day, every day dining and contemporary en-suite bedrooms. 

Your Tour Guide Robert Lundgren Jones
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Alnwick

We provide guided coach and walking trips around Northumberland for small or large groups & societies.

 

Shepherds Cottage
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Beadnell

4 Luxury award winning holiday cottages on the Beadnell Coastline.  Three of the Cottages are located on the outskirts of Beadnell Village in there own grounds and have fantastic views of the coastline and Cheviot Hills.  Benthall Hous is located on the sea front with fabulous sea views.

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Self Catering
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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Inn
Ashington

The Portland Hotel, bar and kitchen is ideally placed to discover all that Northumberland has to offer. 

Welcome to Linden Hall
Book: LateRooms
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Hotel
Morpeth

Built in 1862 and set in 450 acres of peaceful park and woodland, the magnificent Georgian hotel has its own Championship golf course and spa, offering stunning views of the Cheviots and Northumberland countryside.

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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.

Stall enquiries: Neil Brown. Market Manager, Northumberland neil.brown@northumberland.gov.uk Tel: 07909688174

 

 

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Self Catering
Alnwick

The detached bungalow is tucked away within a peaceful walled garden. Nightingale Cottage offers charm and seclusion yet is within yards of Alnwick Castle and Gardens. The town centre is within easy walking distance.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

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.

Birdsong Cottage
Book online
Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Boutique. 2 Ensuite rooms  - Haven with balcony & hot tub . Swallows Rest with west facing patio. Near Alnwick and Northumberland coast AONB 

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Riverside, Alnmouth, view
Self Catering
Alnmouth

Riverside is a lovely and welcoming, dog-friendly first-floor maisonette for 8 guests in Alnmouth with breath-taking coastal views. 

Conservatory
Self Catering
Seahouses

Fairways is situated on Kings Field at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac on arguably one of the best sites on the development, the villa has every amenity to make your stay enjoyable. It is clean, light and modern, furnished and equipped to a high standard. 

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Berwick-upon-Tweed

Named after the exciting American composer, the Bernstein accommodation has a touch of the USA in the colour scheme. This starts in the vibrant bright red, high gloss kitchen complete with stylish blue and grey tiling – a theme carried on in ‘American’ tones of colours and furnishing throughout the property.

As with all the properties, Bernstein encompasses luxury and style and is furnished to a high standard. 

Historic buildings at Woodhorn
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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Kielder Winter Wonderland
Outdoor Event

Make magical memories to last a lifetime at Kielder Winter Wonderland!

 

The Armstrong Wing
Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

Holiday accommodation nestled in The Coquet Valley. The perfect, peaceful country escape.

Giovanni Pernice - Born to Win
Music & Dance
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Strictly Come Dancing FINALIST, Giovanni Pernice, returns to the stage in his brand new UK and Ireland tour

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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.

Templars historic exterior
Book: Supercontrol
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Templars Cottage  is an award winning garden flat only 75 metres from the golden sands of Spittal.It is part of a luxury award winning conversion of a historic biulding. It has all the charm of the old with the modern luxury and comfort of the new. It sleeps two people in the comfortable double bedroom while a third guest can be accommodated on the sofa bed in the lounge area. Dogs are welcome.

Templars Cottage has been independently inspected and rated Four Star for 2014/15 by VisitEngland (the English Tourist Board) and given a Gold Award status in recognition of its exceptional quality. It may be suitable for the less mobile as it is on one level.

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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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Kielder castle
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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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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Eaves is a cozy, loft conversion, set within a former farm on the Northumbrian coast. Located just outside of High Newton the property boasts partial views of the sea and the grassed dunes that surround it, but venture out from the property and you will find yourself having the choice of 3 sandy bays to explore, all within a 10 minute walk from the front door.

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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.

 

 

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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.

 

Crab-apple Cottage
Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Wooler

A lovely comfortable single storey cottage with stunning views surrounded by wonderful open countryside and views of the Cheviot Hills. Furnished and equipped to a high standard With an open fire, enclosed garden and wifi. Ideal central location for coast, hills and Scottish Borders.

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Cheviot View master bedroom
Self Catering
Rothbury
Luxury converted barns with fascinating history. Located in breathtaking open countryside near Simonside Hills. Opulent interiors. Wood-burning stoves. Tennis court.
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Accommodation
Bamburgh

A spacious property that has been refurbished to create fabulous self catering accommodation within Bamburgh Village. With five bedrooms, four bathrooms and wonderful views of the village, countryside and coast, Glenander makes a great choice for larger families and groups of friends.

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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. 

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Traditional fisherman's cottage overlooking the North Sea in a working fishing village. Easy access. Hearty breakfast made with locally sourced produce.

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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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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Beneath the Cutter roof at Woodhorn
Wedding Venue
Ashington

Woodhorn Museum is a stunningly different venue for your wedding. The romantic, iconic exteriors fusing industrial heritage with cutting edge modern architecture, will give your day the wow factor.

Springhill Farm Holiday Accommodation
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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

AONB Award for Excellence Winners.

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Birdoswald Roman Fort
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Kitchen
Self Catering
Seahouses

21 Dunstan View is just a two minute stroll from Seahouses Harbour which has outstanding views of the Farne Islands (boat trips available), Bamburgh and Holy Island Castle. The property is also just 2 minutes from the centre of the village and amenities. 

Henshaw Barn
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

 VISIT HENSHAW BARN - a beautiful rustic building deep in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall country.

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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.

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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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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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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.

Chippendale 300 Exhibition 'The Paxton Style: Neat & Substantially Good'
Exhibition
Berwick-upon-Tweed

To celebrate the tercentenary of Thomas Chippendale's birth, Chippendale 300 is a nationwide celebration of events inspired by the life, work and legacy of Thomas Chippendale, the most famous and influential furniture maker Britain has ever produced. Paxton House holds one of the world's largest collections of Chippendale furniture. Our Nationally Significant collection was awarded Recognition status by Museums Galleries Scotland, on behalf of the Scottish Government, in 2017. The Paxton Style: 'Neat & Substantially Good' was developed by Thomas Chippendale to suit the preferences of two of Paxton’s patrons; Patrick Home (1728 – 1808) and Ninian Home (1732 – 1795).

The collection combines relatively plain but innovative furniture forms with superb quality mahogany cuts and veneers. This personality was concisely defined by Ninian Home in a letter to Chippendale, written from Paxton in June 1789, in which he described what he wanted as ‘neat and substantially good’. The Paxton Style can be seen as a distinct family of furniture within Thomas Chippendale’s repertoire and is quite different from the productions of the elder Chippendale’s earlier career. It features restrained enrichment rather than ostentatious carving and gilding (which can be found in many other large stately homes around Scotland and England). The Paxton Style has enjoyed an enduring legacy that has influenced the design of mahogany furniture that followed. 

The exhibition itself is free of charge but you will need to buy a Paxton House Grounds pass which is £5 for adults 16 and over and free for children under 16.

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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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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set literally within the dunes of Budle Bay sands, Brent Goose is the perfect 4 star 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.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh
Cluster of cottages with sea views. Located next to golf course. Close to all amenities.
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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
Alnwick

Enjoy a 5 Star Gold self-catering cottage holiday at Brunton House and Holiday Cottages on a famous Northumberland country estate. North East Tourism and Northumberland Tourism Winners 2017 ...

Brunton House and Holiday Cottages are beautifully positioned midway between Alnwick and Bamburgh in Northumberland, close to the Heritage Coast. They are set on an organic farm in the middle of the 2,500 acre Fallodon Estate, next to an old water mill and overlooking a burn and lake, with views towards the sea and Beadnell Bay.

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Father's Day Lunch
Food Event

Celebrate this special day with our famous Father’s Day lunch.

Arial View of Hexham Abbey
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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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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.
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Newton-by-the-Sea

Willow House is located within the popular village of High Newton. The property has been refurbished and extended to a very high standard providing spacious and luxurious accommodation. The property boasts a large enclosed garden and ample private parking within the grounds.

Laura Lobster
Attraction
Amble

A female lobster can carry 20,000 eggs under her body for over 9 months and after all that effort only one egg will survive to adulthood. We think she needs a little help! At the hatchery we take local female lobsters carrying eggs (known as berried hens) and capture the eggs as she releases them. The really dangerous time for young lobsters in the sea is the first few weeks after hatching when they are a tasty treat for many other sea creatures. We keep the lobster larvae protected in our tanks and release them when they are safe to return to the sea, then they can burrow into the seabed to hide from things that might eat them.

The hatchery has been set up to be as interactive, informative and engaging as possible for all ages. Visitors can observe the whole process from the eggs hatching to the young lobsters being ready for release. Kids can get hands on experience with our touch tank where our hatchery guides can introduce you to some local creatures.

Come along to the Northumberland Seafood Centre and Hatchery to learn about the lifecycle of a lobster. We have a few lobster related gifts for you to take home too! Or you can combine your visit with a trip to our fresh bar and take home some tasty fish, or even a lobster for your tea! We’re open 7 days per week during peak season from 10am to 4pm. (Please refer to our website for opening times outside this period).

Outside Battlesteads
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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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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Church Driveway
Church
Carham

Stunning setting on banks of Tweed and lovely building.

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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.

Vale View
Self Catering
Glanton

1st floor apartment in the village of Glanton.  Sleeps 11 in 5 ensuite bedrooms.  Wi-fi, private rear garden & parking.  

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Self Catering
Embleton

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

The Hides
Hotel
Seahouses

The Hides are located in the North Sunderland area of Seahouses, opposite St Pauls Church. Alnwick is 15 miles away and Berwick Upon Tweed 25 miles away.

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Cycling along the Lakeside Way
Adventure Sports
Kielder

Kielder Water & Forest park's rugged wilderness is MTB heaven. Experience some of the best singletrack trails in the UK with breathtaking views.

The Deadwater Red mountain bike trail will be closed 10:00 - 14:00 on Sunday 28th May 2017.

Macdonald Linden Hall
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Self Catering
Warenford

The Mill House is one of 4 lovely cottages located in the quiet village of Warenford, just 5 miles from Bamburgh making trips to the stunning Northumberland coastline easily accessible. Bamburgh Castle is a great place to visit followed by a walk along the stunning beach and the village itself has some great tea rooms, boutique shops and an award winning butchers with the famous ‘Bamburgh Bangers’.  The coastal villages of Seahouses and Beadnell are both within easy reach and boat trips to the popular Farne Islands are available from Seahouses harbour. Beadnell Bay is a beautiful horse-shoe shaped beach and is popular with holidaymakers looking to enjoy some watersports.

 

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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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Felton & Thirston Fair 2018
Family event
Felton

A traditional Village Fair with something for all ages. Fun Run, Dog Show, Music, Birds of Prey, Sports, Stalls, Craft & Flower Show, Bar, Teas, Burgers, Maypole Dancing, Interesting Cars, Raffle, Demonstrations and much more.

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Self Catering
Amble

Offering a lovely selection of hand-picked properties across the whole of Northumberland. Your perfect place awaits. 

Welcome to Seahouses TIC
Tourist Information Centre
Seahouses

Seahouses Tourist Information Centre offers information on boat trips to see the breeding birds and seal colonies on the Farne Islands, events, attractions (and discounted tickets), activities, eating out and accommodation.

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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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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Quarry Haven offers luxury accommodation for up to 6 guests with 2 bedrooms offering en-suite facilities. Located within walking distance to the stunning Bamburgh Castle, beach and village.

 

 

 

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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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Chesters Bath-House
Events

Enjoy a heart-thumping contest of skill as two teams of Roman soldiers fight to fend off their foe. With muscle and mastery they'll exchange blows with swords and shields and showcase their prowess at archery and spear throwing. Get a taste of Roman life as the soldiers ready themselves for battle in the encampment. And share the fun with your little legionaries as they put their skills to the test.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Beach View is located within Spittal, a small seaside resort within two miles from the historic market town of Berwick-upon-Tweed which lies on the opposite side of the river mouth.
Newly renovated and equipped to a high standard. The property has spectacular views out over the sea towards Bamburgh, Holy Island, and Berwick. A short stroll takes you to Spittal Promenade with far stretching sandy beach and wonderful cross river views of Berwick

Public Release event
Wildlife events

Join us for the second water vole release of 2018. We'll show you the whole process of releasing voles and take you to some of the sites we have released at; there may also be the chance to release some water voles yourselves in small groups.

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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.

Sandy Toes Cottage - lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

 

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