Getting to Holy Island

Royal Border Bridge Berwick

Royal Border Bridge, Berwick

The East Coast Main Line between Durham and Berwick was recently voted the most scenic rail route in Britain. So what better way to visit Holy Island than by train? Within two hours you can get from Durham to Holy Island enjoying breath-taking scenery along the way.

From the shadow of Durham Cathedral you can travel in style to Newcastle taking in striking views of the famous Tyne Bridges. As your train snakes further northwards, the unspoilt Northumberland coastline begins to draw you in and Holy Island comes into view. Crossing the magnificent Royal Border Bridge, over the River Tweed and into Berwick Railway Station, Holy Island is only a short-bus ride away.

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Look out for the Perrymans bus!

As the causeway to Holy Island is tidal, so there is a different bus timetable every day. To plan your journey, visit www.perrymansbuses.co.uk where connecting trains from Durham are shown along with the bus times.

By car: Holy Island is 70 miles north of Durham and 60 miles south of Edinburgh and then 5 miles off the A1, follow signs to Beal. Holy Island is linked to the mainland by a causeway which is covered by the sea twice a day. Safe crossing times are available on www.holyisland.northumberland.gov.uk or contact Berwick Tourist Info Centre for details. Don’t chance your luck – check before you drive. Better still, leave the car at Berwick and join the bus.

Getting to Holy Island

Royal Border Bridge Berwick

Royal Border Bridge, Berwick

The East Coast Main Line between Durham and Berwick was recently voted the most scenic rail route in Britain. So what better way to visit Holy Island than by train? Within two hours you can get from Durham to Holy Island enjoying breath-taking scenery along the way.

From the shadow of Durham Cathedral you can travel in style to Newcastle taking in striking views of the famous Tyne Bridges. As your train snakes further northwards, the unspoilt Northumberland coastline begins to draw you in and Holy Island comes into view. Crossing the magnificent Royal Border Bridge, over the River Tweed and into Berwick Railway Station, Holy Island is only a short-bus ride away.

Perrymans Logo

Look out for the Perrymans bus!

As the causeway to Holy Island is tidal, so there is a different bus timetable every day. To plan your journey, visit www.perrymansbuses.co.uk where connecting trains from Durham are shown along with the bus times.

By car: Holy Island is 70 miles north of Durham and 60 miles south of Edinburgh and then 5 miles off the A1, follow signs to Beal. Holy Island is linked to the mainland by a causeway which is covered by the sea twice a day. Safe crossing times are available on www.holyisland.northumberland.gov.uk or contact Berwick Tourist Info Centre for details. Don’t chance your luck – check before you drive. Better still, leave the car at Berwick and join the bus.

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Berwick-upon-Tweed Tourist Information Centre

Walkergate
(upstairs in the library)
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Northumberland
TD15 1DB

+44 01670 622155

Faustus 'Cotton Lords' Tour comes to Sharper than Folk at Stocksfield Community Centre
Music & Dance
Stocksfield

FAUSTUS are delighted to announce their second UK ‘Cotton Lords’ Tour, during which they will be presenting their brand new EP of tracks from the ongoing Cotton Famine Poetry project.

Assisted Abseil
Adventure Sports
Kielder

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

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Medieval Alchemist
Family event

Discover mysterious medicines, peculiar concoctions and bizarre apparatus with Dr John Green, the most celebrated medieval alchemist in the entire land (allegedly…)!

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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.

Charles Dickens House, Alnmouth
Self Catering
Alnmouth

Charles Dickens House is in the picturesque village of Alnmouth within a short stroll from the River Aln and beach.

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

The Roxburgh is family owned and ran by Eileen and Jimmy Calder.Situated by the beach in the Spittal area of historic Berwick-upon-Tweed, the Roxburgh is a delightful bed and breakfast ideal for exploring the unspoilt coastline. The picturesque towns and villages of Northumberland are the perfect places to explore or relax.All our rooms are comfortable and spacious, and come complete with satellite TV, tea/coffee and a hair dryer.A hearty breakfast is included in your stay, and special diets can be catered for (please inform us in advance).Walkers and cyclists are welcome!

 

 

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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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Hadrian's Wall
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Haydon Bridge

With boundless enthusiasm, the Wild Dog Outdoors team are perfect guides for inspirational tours, or revitalizing bushcraft adventures!

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April Cottage
Self Catering
Belford

April Cottage near Bamburgh offers breath taking views of Holy Island and the surrounding countryside, and can accommodate up to 5 guests.

Welcome to Spylaw Farm
Self Catering
Chatton

Approached along a quiet tree lined road in lush Northumbrian countryside, this rural retreat offers restful, relaxed luxury accommodation, sleeping up to 8, in an idyllic, rural setting. Nestled in a beautiful small development of traditional farm cottages in 4 acres of mature grounds,the location is perfect for exploring unspoilt beaches, historic sites and local attractions including famous rock art close by at Fowberry and Doddington. Beaches are within 7 miles and golf courses within 4 miles. Lots of space to relax in during your stay will ensure you have a very peaceful break and feel refreshed when you leave. The villages of Chatton with it's shop/PO, ancient church, pub and trout fishery is 2 miles away, Belford, and Wooler are within 4 miles.  Berwick and Alnwick are within 15 miles.

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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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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.

Kingfisher Cottage 1
Self Catering
Bamburgh

If the allure of miles upon miles of wide golden sands sits at the top of your holiday wish list, Kingfisher Cottage will be hard to resist. Sitting in an exceptionally pretty village location with Bamburgh Castle as the stunning backdrop, this comes pretty close to coastal heaven!

With friendly local shops, quaint tea-rooms, cosy pubs and restaurants on the doorstep as well as miles upon miles of stunning white sands within walking distance it is part of the reason visitors return to this area year-after-year, and why Bamburgh remains one of the most popular beach destinations in England.

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Self Catering
Alnmouth
Stone-built farm cottages. Lovely rural surroundings only 1 mile from Alnmouth. Well-furnished and equipped.
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Kirkharle Restaurant & Coffee shop
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Kirkharle

Kirkharle Lake and Courtyard is home to a coffee house and a range of unique arts and crafts workshops, individual shops and galleries, all set in a historic farm courtyard.

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Stanegate Cottage
Book online
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Self Catering
Hexham

A 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.

 

 

 

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Book: Supercontrol
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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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Autumn Scene of St Cuthberts
Church
Greenhead

Originally designed by John Dobson, a church with an interesting spire and Kempe Glass.

Great Big Pop Up Shop Scout Fund Raiser
Family event

Great Big Pop Shop North Northumberland Scouts Fundraiser All sorts of stands and stalls including Teas Coffees and cakes Tombola Raffle and crafts.

Graham Smith Antiques
Shopping Centre
Horsley

Graham Smith Antiques are a family owned business in Horsley with over 40 years experience in the antiques trade. Although we specialise in antique furniture, our range of antique clocks, ceramics, glass and metal ware are also quite comprehensive. We trade out of a 3,000 square foot show room just off the main street in Horsley. As well as the antiques we have on display over 200 antique and contemporary paintings belonging to John Nicholson fine art

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Self Catering
Belford

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

Kielder Lodge
Book online
Self Catering
Kielder

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

Living room at Amble Cottages
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.

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.

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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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Front of Inn
Bed & Breakfast
Corbridge

The Robin Hood is a re-invention of the traditional British Inn – providing eating, drinking and lodgings in stunning Hadrian's Wall Country.

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Family Events
Family event

Our early evening events are aimed to be fun and interesting to everyone, including families with younger children and for these events we offer reduced family tickets for two adults and two children. We run the shorter Family Astronomy every Saturday afternoon, “Space Kids” in school holidays and our brand new programme of events called “Introduction to Astronomy” will now be running most days from 5pm until 7pm.

They cover concepts such as navigating the sky or telescope workshops. Recommended ages are six years old and upwards. The focus of these events is on education and introducing the basics of astronomy, but if the skies are clear we may get the chance to glimpse the moon, a planet or maybe the sun depending on the season. You will still get to see our fantastic telescopes up close and the team will be on hand to answer everyone’s questions.

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.

 
 
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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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.

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.
Outside St Aidans in Bamburgh
Church
Bamburgh

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

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Forming part of Seahouses’s exclusive Thorburn’s Yard development , Harbour Lights House is a luxury 3 bedroom apartment with views of the coastline and out to sea. Situated within the more peaceful conservation area of the fishing village, on the site of a former smokery ran by Mr Thorburn, this well appointed property is within easy walking distance of the harbour, village amenities, golf course and sandy beaches.

The Granary
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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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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

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

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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! 

Memories are made of this.....
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Belford

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

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An exhibition of paintings by Carole Hall
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings in the Breakwater Cafe during January 2019
The Black Bull Hotel & Country Kitchen
Hotel
Wark

The Black Bull Hotel & Country Kitchen is a Luxury Hotel, situated in the picturesque village of Wark. Visitors to the Hotel & Restaurant will find themselves surrounded by the fantastic scenery of the beautiful Tyne Valley, and only a stone’s throw away from one of the wider stretches of the Upper River Tyne

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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

 

Idingsfield lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

Idingsfield, Seahouses

A fabulous 4 bedroom property in the ever popular Seahouses - just 2 minutes from the beach

An exhibition of paintings by Karen Thompson
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings in the Breakwater Cafe during May 2019
Print of Laverock Law Holiday Cottages
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Self Catering
Lowick

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

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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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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.

Holy Cross
Church
Haltwhistle

Beautiful ancient church with fabulous stained glass.

Earsdon House 1
Self Catering
Belford

 

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

 

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

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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.

milky way
Science and Technology
Hexham

An accessible, public astronomical observatory offering talks, activities, drop in sessions, stargazing and Astro courses to suit anyone from the absolute beginner to the professional.

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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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External View
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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
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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Jousting Knights
Family event

Attend one of Northumberland’s most thrilling spectacles as armoured knights engage in full combat on horseback. Witness the drama and pageantry as masterful knights and their trusty steeds battle valiantly to defend their honour.

Eastfield
Self Catering Agency
Alnmouth

The best choice of over 500 outstanding holiday cottages in prime locations throughout Northumberland. Est. 1981.

Outside Campion Cottage
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.

Joe Williams: An Otley Run - Book launch, poetry and comedy
Arts and Crafts
Hexham

A lot can happen in fifteen pubs. A young man sits alone in Woodies, waiting for his friends. It’s the same day as Sarah’s hen party. They’re all doing the Otley Run pub crawl. Will they make it to The Dry Dock, and what will they discover on the way? 

Birds of Prey
Shows & Displays

Witness an exceptional display of medieval falconry, worthy of entertaining the old Earls of Northumberland, from two of the country’s finest historical falconers.

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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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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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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.

 

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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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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

Wizarding Week
Family event

Put on your most enchanting robes and join our resident wizarding professors for some magical mayhem!

Fairfield House - External
Bed & Breakfast
Warkworth

An elegant Victorian house with beautiful terraced garden. Spacious and tastefully decorated en suite bedrooms.

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Bedlington Market Day
Markets
Bedlington

Market Place – Thursday Visitor enquiries: Morpeth TIC 01670 623455

 

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

 

No10 The Wynding
Self Catering
Bamburgh

No10 The Wynding is a lovely property situated within Bamburgh village boasting spectacular views of Bamburgh Castle

Leaplish Ferry
Nature and Wildlife
Kielder

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

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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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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.  

Royal Northern Sinfonia: Gran Partita
Music & Dance
Hexham

A showcase for RNS' complete wind section plus guests, directed by Steven Hudson (oboe), focussing on Mozart's 'Gran Partita', famously featured in the Oscar-winning blockbuster 'Amadeus'. Programme also includes pieces by Debussy, Strauss, and more.

Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom: The Old School Gallery | Alnmouth
Exhibition
Alnmouth

By The Sea ‘I started early, took my dog And visited the sea’ From By the Sea. Emily Dickinson Mick Manning and Brita Granström have been living together with their four children on the Northumberland coast for over 20 years so it is not surprising that both artists’ themes embrace the natural wonders of living beside and walking on this unspoilt coastline.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

We offer a superb 5 Star self-catering holiday cottage set in an idyllic spot on the water's edge opposite Holy Island, between Berwick-upon-Tweed and Bamburgh in Northumberland.

Riverside - Outside
Self Catering
Alnwick

Situated on the banks of the River Breamish/Till within the scenic Harehope Estate. The cottage will sleep up to 10 guests.

Hadrian Shepherd Huts
Glamping
Stamfordham

Traditional vintage style shepherd huts for luxurious glamping, giving an exceptional holiday experience, within a stone's throw of Hadrian's Wall.

Outside Wynding House
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.

View of holiday hire area of park
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.

Balcony
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

Prang
Exhibition
Alnmouth

Prang - Friday 15th February until 29th March 2019

Join us at the Old School Gallery for the first exhibition for 2019.

It's a collision of two artists who have similar aesthetic starting points and influences. Stephen Jefferey is a graduate of the Glasgow School of Art an established illustrator for over 30 years producing work for The Economist, New Scientist, Radio Times and The Wall Street Journal.

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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.

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!

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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. 

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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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Castleneuk Guest House
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Bed & Breakfast
Castleside

Castleneuk Guest House is a 4* Visit England Guest House and is located close to the border of Northumberland and Co Durham affording rural views over the North Pennines. 

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Family Bushcrafts Survival Challenge
Family event

A family survival adventure – stick together, solve the problems, learn the skills, stay alive. Your light airplane has crash landed in dense forest hundreds of miles from civilisation. You have no food or medicine or matches to light a fire. How will you survive? As a family you will solve the problems and hopefully make it through!

Family bushcrafts
Family event

Build a shelter, light a fire, cook a meal, make something to take away. You’ll need to build a shelter, your own den in the woods. You’re going to eat so you’ll build and light your own camp fire (but no matches!). You’ll cook your food and then sitting round the fire you can have a go at making an elder-wood pea-shooter or a string bracelet from nettles!Eat before you arrive and bring your own food to BBQ over your fire.The activity leader, Bruce Ferguson, is qualified through the Institute for Outdoor Learning to teach bushcrafts to groups and has been involved in bushcrafts and teaching woodland skills for over 30 years. All our leaders are DBS checked

Outside Kielder Salmon Centre
Nature and Wildlife
Kielder

Kielder Salmon Centre, open April to 31st October, is operated by the Environment Agency.

A modern visitor centre with touch screen and video displays describing the life cycle of the Atlantic Salmon, and an outdoor artwork.

Go Stargazing
Star gazing events
Hexham

An observational session (weather permitting) and talk about the solar system and the Universe.

Medieval Camp
Family event

Explore a band of merry peasants bustling medieval encampment and take the opportunity to handle artefacts of authentic origin.

Discover Rosa Mundi’s extensive variety of fascinating medieval style crafts, learn of their traditional techniques and soak up these labourers unwavering knowledge of the Middle Ages. From leather work to chain mail making, weaving and spinning threads, arrow to basket making and woodcarving to calligraphy, there is something here for the whole family to enjoy!

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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Tourist Information Centre
Corbridge

Corbridge Tourist Information Centre is full with information on Hadrian's Wall, attractions, events, eating out, accommodation, walks, and much more, for Tynedale, North East England and the rest of the country. we have a range of maps and books for sale.

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Inn
Hexham

Home cooked food using local produce, welcoming bar, restaurant and accommodation set in breath taking scenery

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Beech Cottage
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Self Catering
Morpeth

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

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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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Self Catering
Lucker

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

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Vault Cottage Kitchen
Self Catering
Belford

Situated across from the cobbled old Marcket Place in the old historic coaching town of Belford, our three holiday homes offer luxury self catering accomodation in the heart of North Northumberland.

Converted and renovated to a high standard from what once was Barclays Bank, built in 1880, guests are provided with a choice of three, two bedroom updated individual holiday homes, all furnished and equipped to give guests modern luxury but still with a homely feel.

Belford is the ideal base for exploring and relaxing in Northumbria with excellant road and rail links for forays into Scotland and Tyneside.

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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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Great outdoors
Great Outdoors
Ingram

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

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.

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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.

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Self Catering
Amble

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

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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
Bamburgh

Situated in a stunning rural location between the A1 and the picturesque coastal village of Bamburgh, Apple Blossom a luxury 5 star self catering cottage.

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Caravan & Camping
Craster

Quiet family-run 3-acre park. Easy access. Level, sheltered, spacious pitches. EHU. Some hard stands. Laundry room. WiFi. Superb location for beaches and walking. Craster 1 mile.

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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. 

Essential Bushcraft Skills
Workshops

An introduction to the basics for survival with top northern bushcraft teacher, Bruce Ferguson, with over 30 years bushcraft experience: shelter, fire, food and water.

Matfen Hall
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Self Catering
Lesbury

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

Stay at Lucker Mill House
Bed & Breakfast
Belford

A newly renovated county bed and breakfast Close to famous Northumberland coast. Offering a quiet comfortable B&B with a contemporary twist.

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Historic sites
Rothbury

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

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hesleyside
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham

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

 

The Lodges
Self Catering
Seahouses

Our new lodges have comfortable interiors; the generous open-plan living space with uninterrupted sea and countryside views

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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.
Potter Inspired Characters
Family event

Put on your most enchanting robes, summon your favourite wand and come meet the characters likened to those from the magical world of Harry Potter.

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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Heather
Great Outdoors
Kielder

Kielder Water & Forest Park is the ultimate outdoor playground that everyone can enjoy.

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Turner lounge
Self Catering
Norham

Cosy pet friendly cottage for 2 in the conservation village of Norham, close to river Tweed, shops, pubs & historic Norham Castle

 

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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 Boat House at Bamburgh adds comfort and style to a simply wonderful location. This self catering property is nestled within the dunes and comes accompanied with great views of the castle and coastline.  

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Perfect family holiday home behind the sands of Beadnell Bay, with 4 bedrooms sleeping 8, patio area and grassed front and rear gardens

Holy Trinity, Old Bewick
Church
Alnwick

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

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Tourist Information Point
Morpeth

Call into Tomlinson's Bunkhouse in Rothbury for local news and information.

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

With fantastic views this 5 STAR GOLD AWARD  Farmhouse has with  it's own 15th Century Pele Tower within The Northumberland National Park -  two miles south west of Rothbury.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

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

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Peterkin the Jester
Family event

Experience fun filled family entertainment, fit for the aristocracy of Northumberland, with our resident jester’s hilarious blend of medieval comedy, magic and occasional mischief! Whether wobbling precariously on wooden stilts, clos

Welcome to Belsay Hall Castle and Gardens
Historic sites
Belsay

With so much to see and do, a trip to Belsay is one of the best value family days out in North East England. Explore the grand medieval castle, later extended to include a magnificent Jacobean mansion and don’t miss the stunning views from the top of the tower.

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The Lindisfarne Inn
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Holy Island

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

• 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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Amble harbour
Markets
Amble

Amble Harbour – Sunday. Stall enquiries: 07783167517.

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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The historic Woodhorn site
Bedroom
Self Catering
Belford

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

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Sightseeing and Leisure
Cramlington

The world's largest human landform sculpture, Northumberlandia is a landmark feature designed by world renowned artist Charles Jencks.

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Self Catering
Lucker

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

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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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Bed & Breakfast
Beal

Quality Bed & Breakfast accommodation on a beautiful coastal spot overlooking Holy Island in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. 7 warm and comfortable en-suite rooms which are independent of the farmhouse and have individual front doors.

New lounge with beautiful view of Holy Island.

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

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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Heddon-on-the-Wall

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

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

 

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Self Catering
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.

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Bus & Coach
Ashington

Looking for somewhere to go this summer? Why not go and explore the scenic North Northumberland Coast?

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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. 

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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Burns supper
Music & Dance
Otterburn

Burns supper Saturday 19th January Tickets £20 Menu Cock-a-leekie soup McKeans Haggis with whiskey cream sauce served with leeks, crushed carrot, parsnip & swede & mashed potato Raspberry cranachan Music from Midgy Ha’ (Malcolm Barras, Roddy Matthews and Gary Forrest).

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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Self Catering
Seahouses

The Lookout sleeping upto 32 guests is the perfect bed only self catering accommodation for groups and families

The Percy Past Trail
Family event

Explore the grounds of Alnwick Castle and stumble upon some extraordinary and formidable figures of days gone by.

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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.

Heatherslaw Light Railway
Exterior view
Self Catering
Chathill

A beautifully converted farm building offering accommodation for up to 6 guests in 4 bedrooms.

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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Market Day
Markets
Hexham

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

Jesting With Zooted
Family event

Experience fun filled family entertainment, suitable for aristocracy of Northumberland, with this eccentric duo’s side-splitting theatrical performance of visual and verbal comedy! 

Burncrest
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Cosy, period style b&b in the centre of historic market town Hexham. Perfect for exploring Hadrian's Wall County.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

St Marys Across the Green
Church
Ponteland

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

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
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

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Haydon Bridge

Charming village Bed and Breakfast within easy access of the key sites of Hadrian's Wall and the Tyne valleys.

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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.

Morpeth Farmers Market
Markets
Morpeth

The Morpeth Farmers' Market is held on the 1st Saturday of the month in the Market Place. 09:00 - 15:00.

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Greenhead

Walltown Lodge is an award winning Adults only bed and breakfast which enjoys an idillyic, unrivalled position within the Northumberland National Park, 100 yards from Hadrians Wall and Walltown Crags.  We are perfectly positioned for walkers and cyclists being directly on the Hadrians Wall Path, Pennine Way and NCN Route 72, as well as for history and dark sky enthusiasts being located directly opposite the Roman Army Museum and within the dark sky park where the milky way can be seen with the naked eye.  The AD122 bus stops directly outside our door and there is a pub which serves evening meals a short 15 minute walk away.

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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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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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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

Quaint, charming, cosy, historic house, near village centre. Four poster bedrooms, ensuite, beautifully furnished, well equipped. (Evening meals by arrangement).   

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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.

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Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Choppington

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

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 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.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

A 2 bedroom traditional fisherman's cottage, perfectly positioned for those that love the coast, with panoramic views from both bedrooms.

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.

Make a Rustic Stool
Arts and Crafts
Using traditional hand tools and locally sourced ash. Make the legs then seat. Expertly led by green wood workier Maurice Pyle. Beginners welcome.
Osprey 12 MTB Race
Sporting Event

12 hour mountain bike race on the blue Osprey trail. Solo or pairs.

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. 

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Self Catering
Falstone

A cosy retreat nestled in the International Dark Sky Park. Formerly the waiting room & ticket office for the Border Counties Railway Line.

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Self Catering
Newton

Driftwood, a 3 bedroom holiday cottage at Newton by the Sea- yards from a fabulous beach

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Church
Alnwick

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

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.

Mariners House, Alnmouth - stunning views from the open plan living area
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Alnmouth

Mariners House is a beautiful spacious 3-bedroom apartment overlooking the golden, sandy beach of Alnmouth. Enjoy fantastic views from the large bay windows of the Northumberland coast and scenic golf course. All the village amenities are just a minute’s walk away.

Awarded 4 star’s by Visit England, this stunning period property offers relaxing accommodation for up to 6 guests offering a perfect choice for families and friends looking to enjoy a relaxing seaside holiday or short break.

 

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.

Kielder Water
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

Thanks to the Lakeside Way, a multi-user trail that follows the 27 mile Kielder Water shoreline, you can have a unique and beautiful walking experience.
 

Housesteads Roman Fort
Historic sites
Haydon Bridge

Housesteads takes you back 2000 years. Spectacular views, modern and insightful museum and stunning ruins.

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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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Garden
Morpeth
The William Turner Garden, formal gardens and historic architectural remains. Riverside and woodland walks, aviary, tennis courts, bowling greens, paddling pool and boating.
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Self Catering
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
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.

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Historic sites
Holy Island

Experience the serenity of Lindisfarne Priory, cut off from the world on the beautiful Holy Island. Take in panoramic views of the Northumbrian coast, unpack a picnic in the priory grounds, and take a break from the hustle and bustle of life.

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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.

The Old Police House Kitchen
Self Catering
Embleton

Luxurious 1, 2 & 3 bedroom self catering holiday cottages on the Northumberland coast. Open fires, modern kitchens and bathrooms.

The Armstrong Wing
Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

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

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Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Hexham

Relax and take a break on Hadrian's Wall 

If you're marching forth along Hadrian's Wall then why not take a break at Chesters Tearoom, situated in the grounds of Chesters Roman Fort. Chesters is located in Chollerford, which is about 20 minutes from Hexham.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

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.

Lego Tyne and Wear Metro
Arts and Crafts

The Lego workshops are in conjunction with the 125th anniversary of 1st Lord Armstrong purchasing Bamburgh Castle so what better way to celebrate inventing and creating than to be let loose with Lego. Steve Mayes is a professional Lego artist and has been commissioned by several organisations to build replicas of buildings and transport.  

He was inspired to take his Lego building talent by his wife who requested that he build something useful such as the house they were living in at the time. 

He did and his career has rocketed ever since. “We don’t stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing” – George Bernard Shaw.

The Lego workshops will be located in the Stables every Thursday in July and August 2019. It is included in the admission price and we welcome kids of all ages from 1 – 101 to join Steve and help him make some fabulous models. www.bamburghcastle.com http://www.brickthis.co.uk/

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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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Inn
Hexham

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

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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

Bird Watching Basics
Wildlife events
Amble

This workshop is designed for complete beginners who want an introduction to birds and bird watching.Starting in the classroom we discuss bird families, terminology, tips for birding in different habitats, ID tips and the use of optics and guide books.

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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.

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Golf
Alnmouth

Golf Club and course set on magnificent Foxton Bay. Eighteen holes with clubhouse, accommodation, snooker room, bars and restaurant open to the public.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Wall

Locally sourced, home cooked food in the heart of Hadrian's Wall Country. Relax by our roaring fire enjoying a real ale.

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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Bed & Breakfast
Greenhead

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

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Tarset Tor Bunkhouse
Self Catering
Kielder

Tarset Tor Bunkhouse and Bothies are located in the Northumberland National Park.  Offering versatile, eco-friendly, self-catering accommodation.

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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.
Outside RNLI Grace Darling Museum
Museums and galleries
Bamburgh
A museum dedicated to Grace Darling and her family, as well as all those who Save Lives at Sea.
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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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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
Embleton

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

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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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Workshops
Hexham

A 2 day workshop with printer Carol Nunan to produce your own art works responding the the landscape around The Sill and the dark skies above

Main House
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Hotel
Ponteland

Horton Grange Country House Hotel is an elegant, grade - II listed Country House Hotel with 9 bedrooms, situated just 10 minutes from Newcastle City Centre, and with great access to rural Northumberland. We are open 365 days a year to both Residents, and non-residents for Breakfast, Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Dinner.

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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.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

No 1, Tamarin Close, Beadnell

Boasting wonderful views of the coastline. Sleeping up to 8 guests over 4 bedrooms and a play/games room, making the property the ideal coastal holiday base for families.

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
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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Thornbrae Lodge, exterior
Self Catering
Alnwick

Thornbrae Lodge is just a short walk from the heart of Alnwick and offers luxury, self-catering accommodation for up to 4 guests. 

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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.

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Self Catering
Belford

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

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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Northumberland Restaurant Week 2019
Food Event
Amble

Northumberland Restaurant Week is set to yet again raise the profile of the Northumberland food scene throughout the North East. During Northumberland Restaurant Week, which runs from 14th to 20th January 2019, we’ll be offering customers special dishes at great prices to encourage people to try our award-winning food and sample our stunning coastal locations, as well as providing extra value to regular customers.

Restaurant
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham

Home cooked food using local produce, welcoming bar, restaurant and accommodation set in breath taking scenery.

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Lounge at Crumstone, Beadnell
Self Catering
Beadnell

Crumstone is a pet friendly, 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Beadnell, with an enclosed garden and stroll to the beach

Rathowen View
Self Catering
Beadnell

Rathowen is a modern 4 bedroom holiday home in Beadnell, juse yards from the shoreline and stunning views of the coast. A large enclosed garden, with garage for bike storage.

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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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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.

Bedroom
Hotel
Seahouses

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

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Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Wooler

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

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

Beautiful Day at St Michael's
Church
Ford

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

Burns Night at Alnwick Castle
Food Event

Don’t miss the popular Alnwick Castle Burns Night Supper at The Sanctuary, Alnwick Castle’s extra special ‘occasional’ restaurant. This year, the event is held on the exact date of Robert Burns’ birth in 1759 in Ayrshire, Scotland. The famous poet and lyricist, sometimes known as the Ploughman Poet, is widely recognised as Scotland’s national poet and his work is celebrated worldwide. It’s set to be a great night of delicious Scottish food, drink, poetry and celebration.

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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Artisans Market
Family event

Enter Northumberland’s most bustling medieval marketplace and take the opportunity to get hands-on with some of the country’s most skilful artisans!

Kielder Vintage and Classic Vehicle Show
Shows & Displays

There will be an amazing display of vintage vehicles at Kielder Castle: cars, motorbikes, tractors, buses and more! Visit the craft fair in the castle to browse for unusual handmade gifts. Grab a bite to eat from the barbeque tent, or go to the café for a delicious lunch or snack.

Zog Activity Trail
Family Attraction
Kielder

Zog is the new activity trail for families to enjoy at Kielder Castle in 2019. Launched on 11 January, the trail follows the premiere of the animated special from Magic Light Pictures, on BBC One during Christmas 2018.

 

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Self Catering
Newton

Willow Cottage is a lovely holiday hideaway situated within High Newton. The property has recently been extensively refurbished to create a high standard of accommodation for up to 4 guests over 2 bedrooms.

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

Castle Vale Lily Pond Shelter
Guided Walk/Tours
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Discover Castle Vale Park and Coronation Park on either side of the railway station, where recent investment from Heritage Lottery Fund and Big Lottery has reinvigorated these two little gems. 

Transmittens
Workshops
Hexham

Make your own set of mittens embellished with sensors which will let you hear the micro landscape all around you. Hands on workshop with textile artist Lindsay Duncanson.

Lounge
Self Catering
Beadnell

Set in the heart of the coastal fishing village of Beadnell, Cuthbert’s Cottage is a cosy, modern two bedroom property sleeping up to four guests in comfort. 

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

Space Marvels
Star gazing events
Hexham

An observational session (weather permitting) with a talk on space exploration, the international space station and the Hubble telescope.

Outside Seal Waters
Self Catering
Bamburgh

A lovely self catering cottage for 4 people situated on the headland above the beach with stunning and totally unspoilt views over Budle bay and along the coast line to Holy Island.

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Hotel
Alnwick

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

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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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.

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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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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. 

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.     

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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Vindolanda from the air
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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Accommodation
Seahouses

Porthole Cottage in Seahouses offers a 1 bedroom property for 2 guests. 

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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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Mediterranean Terrace
Hotel
Otterburn

From delicious homemade food and delightful beers and cocktails, to the fantastical eight individually designed, boutique bedrooms, William de Percy is the perfect place to escape from the hustle and bustle, in a super stylish yet totally relaxed setting right on the doorstep of the Northumberland National Park.

Four-legged friends are a very big deal at William De Percy, where our breathtaking countryside is heaven on earth for any creature with fur, four legs and a wet nose.

Located in the Northumbrian village of Otterburn, Le Petit Château lies on the picturesque banks of the River Rede.

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Caravan & Camping
Belford

South Meadows is a premier touring & camping park near the coast in beautiful North Northumberland.

The Tower
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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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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Self Catering
Beadnell

Porthole Cottage, Beadnell

Newly refurbished 3 bedroom cottage, accommodating 5 just behind the dunes of Beadnell Bay with open fire and enclosed garden

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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.

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

The Art of Dressage
Family event

Witness an exquisite display of beautifully maintained horses, demonstrating the movements, airs and graces, that have made dressage as we know it today!

Experience the art of dressage being brought to life through this dramatic performance of flexibility, balance and obedience by El Caballo de Espana. Staged against the spectacular backdrop of Alnwick Castle, observe intricate displays of circles, turns and leaps whilst listening to live spoken commentary from the international dressage trainer Peter Maddison-Greenwell.

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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.

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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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A Night Safari at Kielder Castle
Wildlife events

Hunt for the elusive night life of the forest including bats, owls and creepy crawlies of all descriptions. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, on a night time expedition in search of some of the nocturnal inhabitants of the forest. In particular we’ll use a detector to help locate some of the bats that live in and around the forest.

Willowcraft for the Garden
Workshops
Hexham

Make your own willow wigwam plant trainer with willow weaver Ruth Thompson

Lounge at Crag View
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Crag View Cottage, Near Bamburgh

Beautifully appointed 3 bedroom holiday cottage set in open countryside

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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.

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Self Catering
Rothbury

 

 

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

 

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

 

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Self Catering
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.

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. 

Campsite
Caravan & Camping
Alnwick

Set amidst the beautiful Northumbrian countryside with wonderful views to the sea and surrounding area. We can even boast Dark Sky's - bring a telescope!

Holy Trinity at Matfen
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Matfen

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

Stylish lounge
Accommodation
Bamburgh

Grey Goose, Bamburgh

Beautifully refurbished, stylish 2 bedroom property in Bamburgh with secluded garden

Dark Skies Disco with Chalk
Shows & Displays
Hexham

Chalk take you on an intergalactic journey. The building yard will be open for you to craft rockets, design and make headwear and create moon projections set to a soundtrack.

Lounge
Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Beach Cottage is a well appointed property located at Link House Farm. This 4 star self catering cottage is only a 2 minute walk from the sands of Beadnell Bay, with easy access to the beach and some fantastic dune walks/trails up the coast. 

St Mary's at Mitford
Church
Mitford

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

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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Birdoswald Roman Fort
Transmittens
Arts and Crafts
Make your own set of mittens embellished with sensors which let you hear the micro landscape all around you. Hands on workshop with textile artist Lindsay Duncanson
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Picturesque stone farm cottages overlooking the peaceful River Aln. Walking distance from bustling market town of Alnwick. Perfect location to explore coast & countryside.

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Self Catering
Hexham

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

Osprey Ferry
Sport and Leisure
Kielder

 

OSPREY FERRY 

Please note the Osprey Ferry is currently not running.

 If you require any further information on the Ferry Timetable please contact 01434 251000.

 

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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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Treehouse
Wedding Venues
Alnwick

Nestled beneath The Alnwick Garden's enchanting woodland canopy, The Treehouse Restaurant offers exclusive evening ceremonies complimented by delicious locally produced food, hand selected wines and decadent cocktails. Hosting ceremonies on the decking for up to 85 guests or intimate indoor ceremonies for 60 guests. With a licence to hold marriages and civil partnerships, The Treehouse Restaurant is perfect for ceremonies as well as celebrations.

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Beal

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

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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.

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Longbow Demonstrations
Family event

Observe incredible feats of skill during our live-action longbow demonstrations, with the entertaining master archer Andy Rice. Often the weapon that determined the outcome of many of medieval England’s ferocious battles, discover more of the techniques and flair that would have been employed by expert archers in order to successfully neutralise or maim their targets.

Paxton House bedroom
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Paxton House, completed in 1763 is a fine example of neo-Palladian architecture. Stay with us for a relaxing break on the Northumberland borders.

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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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

Howick Hall Gardens
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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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.

7th Edition of International Conference on  Pain Management
Ceremony

We are inviting you to attend our “7th Edition of International Conference on Pain Management” which is scheduled t held at Rome, Italy on March 25-26, 2019. Pain Management 2019 spreads an extensive range of critically important sessions from basic research to recent innovations.

It is particularly based on learning and sharing knowledge on current research and enormous applications of pharmaceutical sciences. The main theme of the conference is “Interdisciplinary approach towards quality of life in Pain Management” and Pain Ma Pain Management 2019”. We are inviting Eminent Scientists/ Research Professors in the field of Pain Management Conferences, Junior/Senior research fellows, Students, Directors of medical research companies, Anesthesiologist, Members of Medical associations and exhibitors from pharma Industries. Delegates from various pharma & instrumental companies from all over the world are welcomed to attend to Pain Management Conferences

Lucy's Cottage lounge with open fire
Self Catering
Seahouses

A charming 3 bedroom house in the middle of Seahouses, 3 bedrooms with private parking

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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Kitchen
Self Catering
Amble

A warm, stylish three bedroom stone terrace cottage, two minutes walk from the beach, with wifi and 24/7 heating, original features, fireplaces, and total comfort for the ideal holiday break.

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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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.

Morpeth Tourist Information Centre Chantry
Tourist Information Centre
Morpeth

Morpeth Tourist Information Centre is housed in medieval splendour in the 13th Century Morpeth Chantry, famous Northumbrian Bagpipe Museum, and highly regarded Northumbrian Art and Crafts Centre. Music and Arts events are held throughout the year.

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Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Located within Berwick Barracks, it is home to the stunning Berwick Burrell Collection of art & ceramics plus historical town artefacts. Open Easter-October and school holidays - check website for dates.

Front Sentry Cottage
Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Alnwick

LUXURY SELF-CATERING cottage in historic Alnwick. Next to Alnwick Castle & Garden's & Barter Books. Online Booking and availability see website. Private parking for 1 car. Wi-fi.

1919 Peace Celebration
Outdoor Event

Join Alnwick Castle for our centenary commemoration, celebrating the enactment of the Treaty of Versailles which officially brought an end to WWI. 

Birdoswald section of the wall
Historic sites
Gilsland

Explore the fascinating ruins, marvel at the longest stretch of Hadrian's Wall and rest your legs in the Tearoom.

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Book online
Hotel
Blanchland

Set in the midst of the North Pennine Moors, The Lord Crewe Arms is the very epitome of a countryside escape.

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnmouth

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

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Kitchen
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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.

Make a Rustic Wooden Stool
Workshops
Hexham

Using traditional hand tools and locally sourced ash for the legs, and hardwood for the seat. Led by green woodworker Maurice Pyle

Wildlife in Oils with Diane Patterson
Arts and Crafts
Amble
Oil painting with a pallet knife and brush on wood, canvas or board. Suitable for all levels of experience, beginners welcome. All materials supplied. Adults only. £45 per person. Contact Diane for more information and to book on 07971846624
Grill Bar
Restaurants
Alnwick

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

Bar area
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Amble

Newly opened in January 2019 The Amble Inn is the place to eat, drink, sleep and explore from at the southern gateway to the magnificent Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

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.

Fishing at Kielder Water and Forest Park and Fontburn
Fishing
Kielder

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

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
Chathill

Doxford Cottages offer fabulous and luxurious self-catering 5* accommodation in a lovely rural setting within 3 miles of the beautiful Northumbrian Coast.

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An exhibition of paintings by Adrian Morley
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings in the Breakwater Cafe during February 2019
Queens Hall
Tourist Information Centre
Hexham

Hexham Tourist Information Centre is the best place to find information on Hadrian's Wall, attractions, events, eating out, accommodation, walks, and much more, for Tynedale, North East England and the rest of the country. 

Shepherds Cottage
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Self Catering
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.

Art Exhibition
Exhibition
Amble
Framed prints, gifts and original oil paintings on wood all finished in bespoke solid wood frames. Stags, hares, owls, foxes, squirrels and other wildlife available. Artist, Diane Patterson, will be available all day to answer any questions. Free eve
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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)

Medieval Music by Trouvere Minstrels
Music & Dance

Discover soothing entertainment of a medieval style, amidst the spectacular setting of one of Northumberland’s, as well as England’s, finest castles.

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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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Caravan & Camping
Bellingham

Base yourself at our campsite to discover the true spirit of Northumberland and relax in the warmth of the Northumbrian way. In the English Borders, this is an ideal base for outdoor life in the stunning Northumberland National Park and for exploring either the East or West coast.

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.

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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Outside Cabin
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Self Catering
Morpeth

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

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

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.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Beachcombers, Beadnell

A 2 bedroom beachside holiday cottage for up to 5 guests

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Self Catering
Warenton

Blue Barn is a stunning barn conversion sleeping up to 6 guests. The cottage is situated in the hamlet of Warenton, close to Bamburgh Castle and beach, which is just under 20 minutes drive from the cottage.

Star trails
Science and Technology
Kielder

Kielder Observatory is an astronomical attraction at Kielder Water & Forest Park run by the Kielder Observatory Astronomical Society. Please visit www.kielderobservatory.org for all event bookings.

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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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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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Dark Skies Disco with Chalk
Family event

Prepare for list off as Chalk take you on an intergalactic journey. The building yard will be open for you to craft rockets, design and make your own headwear and create moon projections set to a soundtrack. 11am to 12.15pm and 2pm to 3.15pm.

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Hostel
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Longridge Towers is a Victorian building set in 80 acres of beautiful grounds, within easy access of the countryside and coast.

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Accommodation
Seahouses

This stunning  three bedroom apartment has been refurbished to the highest standard which offers every modern facility.  Immaculately presented, this cottage offers luxurious living and have most certainly the best views in the area overlooking the Quayside in picturesque Seahouses, and Bamburgh Castle. All village amenities such as shops, cafes, restaurants and public houses are all just a short walk away from the property.

Sycamore Gap
Bed & Breakfast
Bardon Mill

Layside is a boutique new B&B offering high quality accommodation with a unique and unrivalled view of Hadrian's Wall and the surrounding countryside.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

Springhill Farm Caravans
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Caravan & Camping
Seahouses

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

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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

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Historic sites
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Overlooking the River Tweed, Paxton House is a Georgian mansion set in 80 acres of woodland, gardens and parklands on the border of England and Scotland, 4 miles from Berwick upon Tweed. 

Paxton House will open Friday 29th March to Sun 3rd November 2019.

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Accommodation
Seahouses

Bluebells is a cosy two bedroomed cottage situated on the outskirts of Seahouses.  family run and fully equipped  with off road parking for two cars is an ideal location for your Northumbrian holiday. 

Within easy walking distance, in one direction you have the bustling Harbour village with pubs, restaurants, and of course the famous fish n chips, together with a vast choice of boat trips to nearby islands.  In the other direction you have the beautiful beaches and dunes with stunning views of Bamburgh Castle and the Farne Islands.

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Museums and galleries
Morpeth

Discover a gem of a museum illustrating the history and development of bagpipes and especially featuring the unique Northumbrian small pipes. 

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Haltwhistle Spring Walking Festival 2019
Outdoor Event
Haltwhistle

A ten day festival with 25 guided walks. Haltwhistle is at the heart of the festival, but walks are in a wide area around about, including the Northumberland National Park, the North Pennines AONB and Hadrian's Wall Country.

Please call for more information on meeting points 07565 987852

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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Caravan & Camping
Bamburgh

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

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Knight School
Family event

Join Northumberland’s finest medieval knights for a fascinating armoury demonstration, with the opportunity to handle their armour first-hand, or stumble upon a medieval princess and learn what life was really like for Royal women. 

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Caravan & Camping
Ashington

Sandy Bay gives you everything the name suggests! Take life easy on the golden sands: enjoy family walks along the beach, building sandcastles, exploring the rock pools and soaking up the stunning clifftop scenery and views: the perfect Northumberland caravan holiday. 

Josh Smith.... From Los Angeles to Ashington...
Music & Dance

It’s a warm welcome to Ashington for Josh Smith, the internationally recognised, fast-rising and outstanding US Blues Artist, singer & songwriter and masterful guitarist.

Josh will be performing at the White House Unique Social Club on Monday 11 March, commencing at 7.00pm, with support.

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.

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Accommodation
Bamburgh

Overlooked by the imposing Bamburgh Castle and a just few minutes’ walk from the village centre and the fabulous sandy beach. Sleeping up to 6 guests over 3 bedrooms, Jara, with its spacious, comfortable and contemporary interior along with large private enclosed garden, makes the property a fantastic choice for a coastal getaway with family or friends.

Make a rustic wooden stool
Workshops
Hexham

Using traditional hand tools and locally sourced ash. Expertly led by green wood-worker Maurice Pyle

Tweed
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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

 

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Walking
Kielder

What better way to explore the great outdoors than on foot? With over 600 square kilometres of forest and over 26 miles of shoreline to choose from, Kielder Water & Forest Park is perfect for walking and hiking holidays or family days out.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Blanchland

The Lord Crewe Arms at Blanchland offers a delicious British menu showcasing simply, but beautifully cooked, home grown fayre. Steered by fireside cooking, our North Pennines vegetable garden, Chef’s smoke house and our ‘bit of thing’ for homemade bread, our ever changing menu chases the seasons and is served from breakfast to bed.  

 

A Day of Mindfulness
Talk/Lecture
Amble

Whether you are new to mindfulness meditation and just want to dip your toe in, or have some prior experience, you will find these days calming and energising. Led by Michael Atkinson, Director of School of Mindfulness. Please book via the School of Mindfulness website: www.schoolofmindfulness.co.uk. Lunch not included, please bring your own or purchase from the Lookout Cafe on the day. Price £40 (£30 concessions).

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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Bed & Breakfast
Warkworth

English Heritage Medieval Castle, river walks, beautiful beach, shops, galleries & an array of eateries all within easy walking distance.

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Wintery St Mary's Inn
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Inn
Morpeth

Opened in 2014, St. Mary's Inn is a pub in Morpeth with tradition at its heart - whether you eat, drink or stay! 

 

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Self Catering
Alnwick
Situated in a quieter part of the historic market town of Alnwick this mid-terraced stone cottage provides comfortable accommodation within a short walk of pubs, restaurants, the garden and historic castle.
Coal Forest art trail opens at Woodhorn Museum
Exhibition

Coal Forest sees magical art installations pop up throughout Woodhorn Museum and its colliery heritage buildings from Saturday 27 October 2018 – Monday 22 April 2019. Accompanied by a six-month events programme that changes with the seasons - Let Go (autumn), Glow (winter) and Grow (Spring) - the Coal Forest Art Trail will feature work by artists including Brass Art, Crowe & Rawlinson, Laura Ford, Kelly Richardson, Thrussells and Bethan Maddocks. Let Go in the autumn invites visitors to explore the Coal Forest Art Trail and some of Woodhorn Museum’s spookiest Halloween events including, a pumpkin trail, bird of prey display and spine-tingling storytelling sessions.

Corbridge
Historic sites
Corbridge

Impressive excavated Roman town, walk down the high street and explore English Heritage's impressive museum of Roman finds. 

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Hollyhocks bedroom
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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

Crabapple Cottage
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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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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Delightful 6 bedroom Victorian guesthouse. Tastefully furnished. Large walled garden. Conservation area. 2 min walk to Alnwick town centre; short stroll from Alnwick Castle, Garden and local amenities. Parking in private road next to house.

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The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre
Kielder MTB Marathon
Cycling events

50 mile sportive or 100 mtb race using the trails around Kielder

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Luxury Country House B&B, with private parking only 400 yards from the Northumberland Coast, set in its own grounds.

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Church
Branxton

Tranquil ancient sacred space and historically important Flodden Battlefield church.

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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
Bamburgh

No9 Armstrong Cottage is a freshly refurbished property in the ever popular village of Bamburgh.  Part of the Armstrong Cottage collection, the property benefits from traditional looks with a contemporary interior, making a guests stay one of comfort and relaxation.

St Mary's at Stamfordham
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Stamfordham

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

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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Bambugh Castle
Lounge
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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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Belsay Horse Trials
Sporting Event
Belsay

Belsay Horse Trials is organised by Laura and Peter de Wesselow, who live at Belsay and represent the current generation of the Middleton family, alongside a committee of volunteers. Eventing is one of very few sports that genuinely allow people to compete equally, whatever their experience.

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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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. 

Birds 'r' Brill
Family event

Our Rangers will help you make your own binoculars and then help you spot some birds with them. You'll even get the chance to make your own bird box to take home with you.(extra charge for bird box). 2 sessions 10.30 to 12 and 1pm to 2.30.

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.

An exhibition of paintings by Jean Duffitt
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings in the Breakwater Cafe during June 2019
Welcome to Bamburgh Castle Golf Club
Golf
Bamburgh

Bamburgh Castle Golf Club has been described as perhaps the most beautiful and beautifully located in England.

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Listed 18th Century Tombstone
Church
Lowick

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

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Self Catering
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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Self Catering
Alnwick

Breamish Valley Cottages presents award-winning luxury self-catering holiday cottages near Alnwick in Northumberland, where spectacular comfort and elegance is complemented by a superb indoor heated swimming pool, spa, sauna, steam room, tennis court, games room and gym. 

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The Jolly Fisherman
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Craster

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Cornhill-on-Tweed

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

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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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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.

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. Much threatened by its American cousin the grey, Kielder is one of its last strongholds in England. We’ll explore its forest home looking for the clues it leaves behind and also hopefully spotting the elusive creature itself

Water features
Garden
Alnwick

One of the world's most extraordinary contemporary gardens.

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Alnwick Garden
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Self Catering
Chathill

Minutes from the coast and set in a tranquil area this property will sleep up to 8 over 3 bedrooms.

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Self Catering
Embleton

Quality cosy, farm cottages, between Alnwick and Embleton. Ideal for beach, bird-watching, exploring gardens & coast, Mill & Puffin with lovely gardens.

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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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Church
Etal

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

February Half Term Fun
Family event
Morpeth

Looking for something to keep the kids entertained this February Half Term? We have a jam packed schedule of fun planned for the whole family to enjoy - whatever the weather!!!! Mini Keeper Experiences (must be pre-booked, limited availability please see our website).

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.

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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.  

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Finn Cottage is a stylish property in Bamburgh Village with views of the Castle from lounge, bedroom and garden for up to 4 guests

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.

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. Find out how these animals live and interact with their forest environment and the challenges they face in their everyday lives

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Self Catering
Rothbury

This very comfortable spacious well equipped detached house with its balcony overlooking the Simonside Hills, enclosed private garden and sunny conservatory in a village location makes an ideal base from which to enjoy the many fascinating attractions that Northumberland has to offer.

You can enjoy the stunning views from the balcony with a glass of wine after a day sightseeing in beautiful Northumbria or eat Al-fresco under the stars.

On the edge of the Northumberland National Park and only a short scenic drive away from the medieval market town of Alnwick with its famous Castle and Gardens Coquetdale is a great base from which to visit the unspoilt countryside and coast of Northumberland.

This lovely Northumberland self-catering cottage is a great place to stay for couples, families or groups of friends.

Accommodation

Ground Floor

    Sunny Conservatory on front of cottage with space to store/dry walking boots cycles etc.
    Spacious family farmhouse style well equipped kitchen /diner with pine units and tiled floor.
    Bedroom 1: Double bedroom with views over the rear garden.
    Bedroom 2: Double bedroom wih views over the rear garden.
    Shower room with shower cubicle wash hand basin and W.C.


Second Floor

    Spacious sunny lounge with open fire and feature fireplace. Additional sleeping for 2 on sofa bed in lounge. Fantastic views. Patio doors leading to
    Balcony with fantastic views over the Simonside Hills with furniture.
    Comfortable master bedroom with super-king size bed, fitted wardrobes, portable TV and clock radio.
    Family bathroom with shower over bath wash hand basin and W.C.
    Well kept private mature garden with lawn and seating
    Private parking for 2 cars.

Kitchen Equipment
Fully fitted farmhouse style well equipped kitchen; large fridge with freezer compartment; microwave, washing machine, portable TV and clock radio, electric cooker and hob.
Linen and Towels
Pillows and duvets are included in the rent. Sheets pillowcases and towels can be supplied for an extra charge of £20, payable in cash to caretaker on arrival when picking up keys to property. Alternatively, customers can bring own if they prefer
Services
Electricity included .
Heating
Oil fired central heating. Electric heater and portable gas heater in conservatory. Open fire with feature fireplace in lounge. Electric fire also available for additional heating if required.
Smoking
This property operates a strict no-smoking policy.
Pets
Well-behaved pet(s) are welcome subject to an additional cleaning fee of £25.00 per stay. Please refer to description for details.
Parking
Private parking for 2 cars. Plenty of free of charge on street parking nearby if required.
Additional Booking Condition(s)
Please note that this property sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms with possible addtional +2 sleeping on sofa bed in lounge at an extra charge of £50 per booking. Balcony Safety: Children must be supervised at all times, not allowed to climb on the balcony furniture and not allowed on the balcony without a responsible adult. These conditions form part of the customer's contract with the owner and bookings are accepted on the basis that customers adhere to these conditions throughout their stay. Please note that the cot provided is a travel cot.

Mediterranean Terrace
Restaurants
Otterburn

William de Percy is a luxury boutique coaching inn located in the heart of Northumberland on the Scottish borders. We are renowned for being a dog friendly bed and breakfast in Northumberland. Our unique quirky style will not be forgotten, with a mixture of traditional and modern décor throughout the whole venue.

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The Boe Rigg
Caravan & Camping
Bellingham

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

Airbag
Family Friendly
Cramlington

GRAVITY DEFYING FUN FOR ALL OF THE FAMILY!

Airbox provides the ultimate trampolining experience for children and adults alike.

Our venue is full of interconnected trampolines, angled walls, roll-over platforms, slamdunk basketball nets, trick airbags, foam pits, battle-beams, cardio wall, Ninja area, party rooms, and even our Box Café serving hot and cold refreshments and food.

We also have our mini area with soft play and mini trampolines for under 5’s!

Not only will you have heaps of fun, you’ll get fit and active at the same time!

Easter at Alnwick Castle
Family event

Witness spellbinding sorcery, astonishing experiments and hilarious theatrics this Easter at Alnwick Castle. 

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.

Inside Sea Pink Cottage
Self Catering
Alnwick

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

The Amble Inn
Inn
Amble

Look no further than The Amble Inn’s 30 brand new en suite bedrooms for the most comfortable night’s sleep in Amble.

Overthwarts Farmhouse
Self Catering
Alnwick

Overlooking the glorious landscape of Edlingham Vale near Alnwick, this south-facing five bedroom farmhouse is a place where families and friends can retreat and enjoy some together-time amidst the rich tranquil beauty of the Northumbrian countryside.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

An exhibition of paintings by Ashington Art Group
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings in the Breakwater Cafe during April 2019
Weekend Late Night Event
Star gazing events

Most Fridays and Saturdays in the late slot (approx. midnight-3am, please check website for times) we run our premium weekend events. These run similar to our main evening events but have a reduced number of guests to ensure you enjoy the maximum time at the various telescopes and have an intimate observing session with our most experienced astronomers.

Join us for a special evening of talks and all your astronomy questions will be answered, then if the skies are clear we’ll be taking a good look at the beautiful sights of the cosmos, if not we have the technology to bring it alive. Of these two events, Late Night Dark Skies is timed to coincide with a new moon when the sky is at its darkest and this is the only event where there is a 30% discount on a future booking if you are unable to observe as well as a free Kielder mug!

twin room
Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed
A warm welcome awaits you, providing en-suite facilities, in the centre of town, close to all shops and amenities.
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Sennen Cove
Inn
Newton-by-the-Sea

The Joiners Arms, Gastro Pub and Luxury Inn; a haven for lovers of great country food, drinks and merriment.

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Kielder Caravan & Camping Site
Caravan & Camping
Kielder

Relaxing 70 pitch, riverside site ideal for tents, touring caravans and campers in England's most remote Village.

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Self Catering
Chathill

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

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Self Catering
Alwinton

A collection of classic stone built cottages and Scandinavian log cabins in the heart of the beautiful Northumberland National Park.

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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.

Whylde
Nature and Wildlife
Alnwick

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

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Willowcraft for the Garden
Arts and Crafts
Make your own willow wigwam plant trainer with willow weaver Ruth Thompson.
Starry-eyed Valentines Dinner
Star gazing events
Hexham

Enjoy a romantic meal at the Cafe at The Sill before gazing into the heavens and stars above.

View
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

Chesters Bath-House
Historic sites
Chollerford

Relax in the bath-house, explore the officers' quarters & learn about the saviour of Hadrian's Wall in the Clayton Museum.

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Quarry Haven, Bamburgh, exterior
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.

 

 

 

Dining
Self Catering
Beadnell

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

Cresswell Towers Holiday Park
Caravan & Camping
Cresswell

With miles of golden sands, lovely walks along Druridge Bay, and relaxed on-park entertainment, you can’t help but relax when you come to Creswell Towers Holiday Park. It’s just what you need to switch off and unwind. 

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Self Catering
Hexham
An excellent countryside Inn offering 2 cottages adjacent. Both are well equipped and ideally situated for countryside activities. Day tickets available for Salmon Fishing.
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Garden
Self Catering
Beadnell

Located on Beadnell’s Harbour Road, this freshly refurbished 4 star sea front self catering property has a light and airy beach house feel along with a lovely enclosed west facing garden to enjoy the sun.

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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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Estuary view
Self Catering
Alnmouth

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

Dunford Cottage lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Dunford Cottage, Bamburgh

A stylish, pet friendly 3 bedroom cottage with an enclosed garden and views of Bamburgh Castle

Percy Tenantry Volunteers
Family event

Witness history in action with Northumberland’s finest local volunteer artillery regiment! Observe thrilling live firing displays and military drill re-enactments, performed by the Duke of Northumberland’s very own artillery unit.

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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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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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

The Granary at Seahouses: one of our properties
Self Catering
Seahouses

Book in confidence with holidaycottages.co.uk and choose from more than 15 wonderful self-catering holiday cottages across Northumberland.

Corn Shacks @ Mr Tighe's
Music & Dance
Blyth

The Corn Shacks, The Northern Railroad Collective & Buffalo Trace live at Mr Tighe's

Mythical Beasts with Chalk
Shows & Displays
Hexham

Let your imaginations run wild as you create your very own mythical beast! Explore the woodland for inspriations and materials, then delve into the Chalk invention box and get creating. For little ones and big ones set to a soundtrack of beastly music

Felton Fair
Shows & Displays
Felton

A traditional Village Fair with something for everyone.

Boat Inn Restaurant
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Kielder

Boat Inn - Evening meals booking advised. Due to it's waterside setting, your dining experience at The Boat Inn will be accompanied by panoramic views across the water. We have a full range of hot and cold food served daily where you can enjoy Kielder's beauty in comfortable surroundings.

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Main Evening Event
Star gazing events

Spend an evening at the Kielder Observatory with a team of experienced astronomers and we will share with you the wonders of the Universe. We are located in the heart of the Dark Sky Park and our fantastic telescopes are available for the

Approaching the Longstone Lighthouse
Family Attraction
Seahouses

The only boat licensed to land on Longstone Island plus unique access to tour the lighthouse Grace Darling's childhood home.

 

Exterior
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.

Lounge with access to patio
Self Catering
Beadnell

… A Stone’s Throw is a modern ground floor apartment with contemporary furnishing and facilities, perfect fora holiday in Beadnell

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.

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Accommodation
Beadnell

No 2 Duck Cottages is a lovely bolthole just behinf the dunes of Beadnell Bay.

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. 

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

 

 

Travel through the Pennines
Go Stargazing
Star gazing events
Hexham

An observational session (weather pemitting) and a talk about the solar system and the universe.

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. 

 

Lewis Burn 8
Cycling events

New for 2019 is the Lewis Burn 8.  This 8 hour race is based on the delightful Lewis Burn trail on the south shore of Kielder reservoir.  The loop will be just under 9 miles long with plenty of flung busting climbs, interesting traverses, fast fire road sections and a few technical down hills.  No crazy rock drop offs or anything, the route is all pure xc pleasure.  Enter solo or as a pair.

 

 

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.

Cafe
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Hexham

At Hadrian’s Wall, it’s about making new discoveries and there’s plenty to see on your visit to this World Heritage Site - so the grab-and-go approach is highly recommended when it comes to food.

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.

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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Church
Norham

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

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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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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.

Inside The Shepherd's Hut
Glamping
Beal

This magical small home stands in the heart of nature on our award-winning, environmentally friendly farm.

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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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A view of Alnwick Castle
Markets
Alnwick

Alnwick Market Place - Friday & Saturday Visitor enquiries: Alnwick TIC 01670 622152 – Stall enquiries: 01670 825895 Please check with Alnwick TIC to confirm dates & times.

Outside The Mill House
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.

 

Belsay Hall
Exterior
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.

Heighley Gate
The Boathouse 1
Self Catering
Norham

 

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

 

View
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Located just behind the peaceful, quiet loop comprising the tail end of Front Street, near the castle and set within a private and secluded gated complex, Castleside is one of the 3 houses forming part of the 'Crewe Courtyard Cottages' collection.  It is a stunning newly converted Grade II listed property, and, as the name suggests, boasts unparalleled views of Bamburgh Castle.

Winter Photography
Arts and Crafts
Amble

Join professional landscape photographer Jason Friend and learn how to get the most out of your equipment. Any level of experience and any type of photography equipment welcome. This workshop involves outdoor photography, please bring warm and waterproof clothing including waterproof trousers.

Find out more about Jason Friend Photography here, www.jasonfriend.co.uk. £35 per person, please book places online.

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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.

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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James Turrell Skyspace
Great Outdoors
Kielder

 

Created by internationally acclaimed American artist James Turrell, the Kielder Skyspace is a sculptural artwork at the Cat Cairn viewpoint where the artist manipulates our normal perceptions of light and space.

 

Lounge at Archway Cottage
Self Catering
Seahouses

Archway Cottage in Seahouses sleeps 6 in comfort and style

Andrew Major
Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Gallery by the dock on Tweedmouth's Main St. Fresh accessible contemporary paintings and unusual delightful small presents, cards and prints. 

The Hytte
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Self Catering
Bingfield

Close to Hexham and Hadrian's Wall this unique property is fully accessible and provides the ideal country retreat for friends and family "get together's" with the added luxury of a sauna and hot-tub spa.

Langley Castle
Book: LateRooms
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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 Smithy Crookham 1
Self Catering
Cornhill-on-Tweed

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

Treehouse interior
Restaurants
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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Post Office House B&B
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Bed & Breakfast
Belford

Luxury bed and breakfast in Belford, close to Bamburgh, Holy Island of Lindisfarne, Farne Islands and Northumberland Coast

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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.

 

Front of Castle
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.

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.

Weddings at The Alnwick Garden
Wedding Venues
Alnwick

A place where love is inspired to blossom in one of world’s most contemporary and breath-taking gardens. A true place of beauty, where freedom and creativity meets captivating panoramas generating the most wonderful weddings

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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.

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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Garden at Shepherds Cottage
Book online
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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.

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.

Ariel Posen at The Whitehouse in Ashington
Music & Dance

It’s a warm welcome back to Ashington for Ariel Posen, singer & songwriter, masterful Internationally-renowned guitarist, solo artist and member of the fast-rising and much-lauded Juno Award-winning band, The Bros. Landreth.

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Restaurants
Hexham

An award winning homely 3 star hotel and Restaurant near Hexham with a secret walled garden, beautifully sunny conservatory, cosy wood burning fireplace and inviting accommodation.

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Chesters from the air
Outside Garden Cottage
Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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Hotel front
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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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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. Bruce Ferguson has been foraging for wild food for more than thirty years; join him and find out what’s edible and what’s not in the world of mushrooms and toadstools!

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Self Catering
Alnmouth

Ferrysyde is a spacious 3 storey Edwardian house located next to the beach with each room having stunning estuary views.

Afternoon Tea
Food Event
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Tea by the Sea, meet up with friends for an afternoon enjoying the stunning views over the bay while having...Afternoon Tea.

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.

 

The Fisherman's Kitchen
Delicatessen & Farm Shop
Seahouses

Swallowfish Ltd is an award winning family run business based in the Northumbrian seaside village of Seahouses, where we smoke fish and shellfish in our Traditional 19th century smokehouses.

The Moorings - lounge
Accommodation
Beadnell

Sleeping up to 11 this elegant detached property in Beadnell is a short stroll from the sands of Beadnell Bay

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.

The Restaurant
Restaurants
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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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

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

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