Heritage Open Days 2013

Northumberland sees the return of the hugely successful Heritage Open Days, from Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th September over 80 properties will open their doors for free to reveal their hidden historical gems.

View the Heritage Open Days Brochure below:

 

 

Please find a list of Northumberland venues to visit below.

Heritage Open Days 2013

Northumberland sees the return of the hugely successful Heritage Open Days, from Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th September over 80 properties will open their doors for free to reveal their hidden historical gems.

View the Heritage Open Days Brochure below:

 

 

Please find a list of Northumberland venues to visit below.

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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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External View
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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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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.

Kielder Vintage Vehicle Run
Shows & Displays

There will be three vehicle runs departing from Kielder Castle: one for mixed vintage and classic vehicles, one for vintage Land Rovers, and one for vintage tractors!

Wall at Housesteads
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. 

GARDEN GIG - Faye Shearer
Music & Dance
Blanchland

Rock up and chill out in the Crewe garden with live music from local lass Faye Shearer. Come rain or shine, we'll have the BBQ up and running for garden feasting. Event is free to attend - just bring along your pennies for a burger

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.
Outside Slaley Hall Hotel
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Hotel
Hexham

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

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Lounge
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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.

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
Exterior of St Mary's at Etal
Church
Etal

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

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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.

Sunroom
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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.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Dunford Cottage, Bamburgh

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

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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.

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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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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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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.

Minimus Weekend
Family event

Minimus and the gang have lots of adventures at Vindolanda come and learn about what they get up to on our Minimus tours- find Minimus' favourite spots! Create your own mouse character with Minimus artist Helen Forte!

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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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.

POP-UP INDOOR MARKET Bank Holiday Easter Monday
Family event
Etal

Discover the beautiful Ford and Etal Estates. Lots of things to see and do whatever the weather. There's so much to do on the Ford and Etal Estates, you’ll find something for everyone. Pop-Up Indoor Markets back in 2019 at ETAL VILLAGE HALL, TD12 4TN ​Open 11am - 3pm ​

FREE ENTRY & FREE PARKING ​Disabled access ​Family & Dog Friendly Opposite the Lavender Tearooms & next door to the Black Bull. www.ford-and-etal.co.uk

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.

Wonderful views:John Faulkener
Nature and Wildlife
Amble

The new Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre is one of the best wildlife watching spots in the North East.

 https://www.nwt.org.uk/get-involved/visitor-centres/hauxley-wildlife-discovery-centre

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.

 

Templars historic exterior
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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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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.

Elizabethan Fortifications
Historic sites
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick's town walls are its most famous piece of architecture and still stand strong today, hundreds of years after they were built by Queen Elizabeth to keep out the invading Scots.

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Outside Dunelm
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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.
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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Spring Photography with Jason Friend
Talk/Lecture
Amble

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

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Self Catering
Waren Mill

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

Learn Swedish Basket Making
Arts and Crafts
Hexham

Join us at The Sill for a Beginners Basket Making course led by an experienced willow weaver Ruth Thompson. This basket making course will teach you basic basketry techniques and you will take home your own Swedish style basket. This course will run 10-4 and is limited to 10 people.

Horton Grange Entrance
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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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Kielder 26 MIle Sponsored Bike Ride
Cycling events

Take part in an exhilarating 26 mile sponsored bike ride around the breath-taking shoreline of Kielder Water and raise money to help give a disabled person a life changing experience. Enjoy a fantastic day out with family and friends

Wild Wednesday
Family event

Go wild at Woodhorn Museum! Get up close and personal with real creepy crawlies as we welcome Guy Tansley of ‘Bugs n Stuff’ to the museum from 10am to 3.30pm.

Go wild on your own bug hunt (11am-12noon) and discover how to build your own insect friendly butterfly feeder (2pm-3pm). Meet at the Pick Sharpeners for the bug hunt and butterfly feeder activity.

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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Mill House
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Bed & Breakfast
Guyzance

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

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Outside Apple Blossom
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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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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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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

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

Outside of the Granary
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

Falstone Barns
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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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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.

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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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.

High Keenley Fell Farm in Allendale
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Stunningly situated in the North Pennines AONB. We offer comfortable modern rooms and far reaching views on our working livestock farm.

Outside Pebble Cottage
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

Mapping minigolf at Kielder
Sport and Leisure
Kielder
Mapping is a minigolf course derived from old and new maps of Kielder. Mapping uses bright finishes and colours and is a fully accessible, highly visual and entertaining 'must-play' experience.
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Church
Byrness

A Chapel of Ease built in 1786. Has a wonderful window commemorating the work people who died while the Catcleugh dam was built from 1894-1905.

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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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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.

Scoop Festival 2019
Family event
Stocksfield

Northumberland's only family music festival! 69 bands // 4 stages // DJs // World Street Food // Festival Stalls // Workshops // Comedians // Fun Fair // Camping // Glamping

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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Holy Cross
Church
Haltwhistle

Beautiful ancient church with fabulous stained glass.

Art and Craft workshops
Arts and Crafts
Morpeth

Fun and friendly workshops in a well-equipped studio for ages 4 to 18 with a very highly qualified and experienced tutor. Lots of different activities.

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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Self Catering
Tarset

Our 5* and 4* de luxe Gold Award holiday cottages are set in the heart of Northumberland National Park and Dark Skies area near Kielder Water and Hadrian's Wall. Greystead Old Church is an outstanding conversion of a Grade II listed Georgian church, while the early 19th century Coach House overlooks the superb Walled Garden and tennis court . Sleeps 8 & 6.

The Old Hayloft - Exterior
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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Build a Teddy Tastic Friend & Easter EGGstravaganza
Family event
Morpeth

A truly special Easter Experience, we have a selection of Bears and Easter themed teddies for your child to make with our team.

The first step is to choose your super soft teddy tastic friend from our selection, next is the important bit to add the stuffing, while keep doing the cuddle test to check when your new friend is just perfect for you.

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.

 

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.

The House
Bed & Breakfast
Thropton

Idyllic farmhouse B&B in the heart of rural Northumberland. Rated 9.9 out of 10 after over 100 reviews

View of St Cuthbert's
Church
West Woodburn

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

Hexham Abbey and bowling gree
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.

Museums Northumberland launches new exhibition, Into the Woods
Exhibition

Museums Northumberland will be showcasing work by talented artists from across the North East as part of its new exhibition at Woodhorn Museum, Into the Woods, which opens on Saturday 16 February.

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.

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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.

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.

 

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.

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.

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Self Catering
Morpeth

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

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Paxton Exterior
Caravan & Camping
Berwick-upon-Tweed

With just 15 van-sites available, you can be sure of a relaxing and quiet stay within the walled garden at Paxton House.

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.

Parish Church Choir
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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
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.

Sausage Making Workshop
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Church View Garden
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Games room
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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.

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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.

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.

Fisherman'c Cottage view from the garden
Self Catering
Beadnell

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

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.

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.

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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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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Outside Oswald
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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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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.

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.

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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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.

 

Paintballing with AllOut Adventures
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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.

Heritage Centre at Bellingham
Samphire exterior
Self Catering
Beadnell

A comfortable property in a peaceful location in Beadnell Village. Sleeping 6 over 3 bedrooms, and minutes from the sands of Beadnell Bay

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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Outside Pegasus Cottage
Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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Self Catering
Lowick

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

The Hogs Head Inn
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Inn
Alnwick

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

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

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Harbour front location
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Inn
Seahouses

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

 

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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.

Riding of the Bounds 1
Outdoor Event

Riding of the Bounds is a traditional ride-out of the boundaries of Berwick, to keep them known to the Scottish and the English.

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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.

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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.

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.

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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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.

Northumberlandia Easter Egg Trail
Family event
Cramlington
Follow the Easter egg trail on site and answer questions as you go. There's a prize at the end for completing the trail. Drop-in, £3 per child.
Northumberland Pride
Outdoor Event
Alnwick

Join us for Northumberland's 2nd LGBT+ event. Promoting visibility and equality for the LGBT+ community in Northumberland. The event will feature entertainment on our main stage (local artists and chart topping artists), a health & well-being zone, family & youth zone, market stalls, street food area, bar, and so much more....

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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.

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.
 

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

Conservatory
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Sill Sunday - The Wonders of Migration
Family event
Hexham

Sill Sundays are a great way to find out more about Northumberland National Park and its flora and fauna. Come and join our Ranger in welcoming back the birds who use the National Park habitat to breed and raise their chicks.

Langley Castle
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Hotel
Langley-on-Tyne

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

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Blue Barn, Bamburgh, exterior
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.

Andy Hull
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of art and 'n evryfink by Andy Hull in the Latimer Room from June to August 2019. (Please note there are often functions in the Latimer Room, please call to check the artwork is available prior to travelling).
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
Embleton

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

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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.

The Alnwick Joust 2019 at Alnwick Castle
Family event

Observe one of Northumberland’s most contested tournaments, with armoured knights engaging ruthlessly in England’s oldest sport!

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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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Holy Trinity at Matfen
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Matfen

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

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.

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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

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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Sill Sunday - Chocolate Lolly Making
Family event
Hexham

Drop-in to The Sill this Easter Sunday and decorate your own lolly with Bev Stephenson from award-winning North Chocolates. Sticky, sweet, scrumptious and you get to take your own hand-decorated creation home - if it lasts that long! Drop in, decorate, go do some fun stuff and come back to wrap and go!

Eastfield
Self Catering Agency
Alnmouth

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

Wild Wednesday
Family event

Go wild at Woodhorn Museum! Get up close and personal with real creepy crawlies as we welcome Guy Tansley of ‘Bugs n Stuff’ to the museum from 10am to 3.30pm.

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. 

Easter Egg Hunt
Family event
Ponteland
Friday 19th April - Sunday 21st April Time: 10am and 12pm (all days) Price: £13 per child (includes one adult), £4.95 (additional adults) The Easter Bunny is getting ready for the busiest day of her year...but there's a problem...
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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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Hayloft
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

Kielder Challenge Walk
Outdoor Event

The Kielder Challenge Walk has become one of the most popular challenge walks in Northumberland over the past few years. The route is easy to navigate and is great underfoot so is suitable for runners as well as walkers and what better location.

Black Burn Lodge
Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton

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

The Greatest Showman SIng-along cinema under the stars
Outdoor Event
Bamburgh

Bring a chair, a blanket and your best singing voice to join in with this fantastic showing of The Greatest Showman.

This would be a great team building night out as your witness what can be achieved when you all follow the same dream.

Picnics are allowed but no glass please. This is the greatest show!

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.

The Bastle at Falstone Farmhouse
Self Catering
Hexham

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

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

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

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

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

Maybe a spot of Clay pigeon shooting tempts you.

(All arranged in advance, and subject to availability)

Falstone Farmhouse....Luxury in the countryside!

Carriages
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Bellingham

CARRIAGES TEA ROOM BELLINGHAM

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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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Old Mill Site 1
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Caravan & Camping
Beal

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

Bernie Clarkson
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings by Bernie Clarkson in the Latimer Room from January to March 2019. (Please note there are often functions in the Latimer Room, please call to check the artwork is available prior to travelling).
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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)

Alnwick Spring Show
Shows & Displays
Alnwick

Spring flowers galore, Floral Art and Cookery sections. Plants for sale, Local crafts and stalls, Children's section. Refreshments available.

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. 

Specialist Events
Talk/Lecture

In response to feedback from guests we have started an exciting new programme of events called “Physics in the Forest". These late night events take place in our new state-of-the-art Gillian Dickinson Astro-Imaging Academy and are designed for the guest that wants to learn that little bit more.

Our team of academic astronomers will engage and stimulate your understanding of some complex concepts, but don’t worry there is still some good old observing included and on the clearest nights we will be using the high tech instruments to probe the universe! Another specialist event we run is Astro Photography once a month on a Sunday for those who want to learn more about taking photographs of the night sky.

Farne Retreat Living Room
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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.

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.

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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.

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

Hilltop Barn
Self Catering
Hexham

A cosy, rural retreat with a pretty cottage garden from where you can watch all the natural beauty Northumberland has to offer.

Dorothy Steel
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings by Dorothy Steel throughout October 2019 in the Breakwater Cafe
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.

Sycamore Gap
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

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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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

 

Arial View of Hexham Abbey
Welcome to Corbridge Tourist Information Centre
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.

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.

1 hour golf lesson with PGA coach
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Mills and Farms of Spindlestone Estate
Exhibition
Belford

This year the Front Room Exhibition features the Mills and Farms of the Spindlestone Estate and the Port of Waren.

Find out about ‘one of the best mills’ the engineer John Smeaton ever designed, and how the mill worked; the lives of its tenants; the use of the sea to supply the mill so avoiding road taxes; plans to set up a customs post at Waren; exports and imports to Budle; the area’s windmill threshing machine; and the impact of the railway.

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.

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

The Old Bakery No 1
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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

 

Historic buildings at Woodhorn
Museums and galleries
Ashington

Enjoy our excellent facilities, cutting-edge arts and cultural exhibits and a fun-filled events programme

Located in what was once the largest pit village in the world, the former colliery is now home to our popular visitor attraction, welcoming thousands of people each year.

 

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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!

Estate Office lounge
Self Catering
Belford

The Estate Office is a first floor apartment with 3 x bedroom sleeping 6 guests near Bamburgh

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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Coal Forest
Exhibition

Coal Forest will see the site transformed through a series of magical and thought-provoking art installations in our museum and colliery heritage buildings. Neon lungs glow in the heart of the colliery ventilation system. A plainsong chant leads to a kaleidoscopic vision of coal; past, present and future.

Heather
Great Outdoors
Kielder

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

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Bellingham Bridge
Tourist Information Centre
Bellingham

Operated by the Heritage Centre; Bellingham Tourist Information Centre offers information on the local area including Hadrian's Wall and Kielder Water & Forest Park.  We supply infomation on local walks attractions, events, eating out, accommodation, walks, and much more, for Northumberland

Kielder Belvedere
Great Outdoors
Kielder

                            Please Note :- Kielder Belvedere is currently closed for maintenance

 

Kielder Belvedere was Kielder's first architectural commission. Winner of the Stephen Lawrence Prize in 2000 as well as RIBA and Civic Trust awards this unusual shelter is open to visitors at all times of the year

Kielder MTB Marathon
Cycling events

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

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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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Amble Puffin Festival
Outdoor Event
Amble

Amble Puffin Festival celebrates everything Puffin! Fun and activities in the Friendliest Port at the best time of year to see the Coquet Island Puffins, as they prepare to take care for their newly hatched pufflings.

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Church
Norham

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

The Ducket
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Enjoy a peaceful break in our spacious, warm, well-equipped 4* and 5* cottages in unspoilt countryside near beaches, walking and cycling routes. Each cottage has private garden. Many cottages walking distance from beach. Also The Ducket, our beautiful 5* 18th century stone tower overlooking Holy Island. Free wifi in all accommodation. Stargazing observatory and extra telescopes available at no extra charge, plus children's play area, canoe and bird watching hide. 3 cottages are dog friendly.

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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.

Art Classes
Arts and Crafts
Morpeth

Friendly and informal tuition in a relaxing studio from a highly qualified and experienced tutor.

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

 

Brahms German Requiem
Music & Dance
Alnwick

Alnwick and District Choral Society presents Brahms German Requiem - Brahms own personal interpretation of the Requiem, using the Lutheran Bible with texts from the Old and New Testament.

Paxton Exterior
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.

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.

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. 

Porthole Seahouses lounge with original beams
Accommodation
Seahouses

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

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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Easter Bunny & Magic Steve
Family event

Easter is always an egg-citing time of year at Whitehouse Farm, we have lots of Bunnies to cuddle, little Easter Chicks to meet and Lambs to bottle feed too.

We have a choc-a-bloc programme of events and activities for your family to unwrap and enjoy.

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

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

The Lookout 4
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Beer garden 2
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Inn
Wooler

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

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Ugly Bug Ball
Family event
Hexham

Come on let's crawl to the Ugly Bug Ball! Join Chalk for a session of crafting, playing and dancing with your mini beasts! Visit the bug bar where you can design and craft your own bug accessories (think mini wings, extra legs and antenna!), sculpt miniature bugs out of clay, then jump, slither or roll onto the dance floor!

Extra points if you can do the worm... Chalk create fun, immersive, accessible cultural events for young children and their families. Images - Nigel John for Chalk

Chickens roasting on the fire
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.  

 

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.

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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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Rainbow Writing Tablets
Family event

Practice your skill with a stylus! Can you create a beautiful writing tablet? Have a go at writing your name using the Latin cursive alphabet or write a secret message to your friends! Or even create your own Easter decoration to hang on our tree or take away with you!

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.

Meerkats at Kirkley
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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.

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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.

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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

Wildlife and Osprey Motor Boat Cruise
Wildlife events

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

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.

 

Snowy Castle
Historic sites
Holy Island

The Castle is scheduled to reopen April 2018.

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

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

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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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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.

Idingsfield lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

Idingsfield, Seahouses

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

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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Hotel
Matfen

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

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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.

Easter 2019 at Alnwick Castle
Family event

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

The Bowes Hotel
Inn
Bardon Mill

Friendly Village and Community Inn, serving great food and drink.  Six high quality letting rooms. major refurbishment 2018.

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Ellie Davison - Archer
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of drawings by Ellie Davison-Archer throughout August 2019 in the Breakwater Cafe
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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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.

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

Exterior
Self Catering
Chathill

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

Clubhouse
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.

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
Warkworth

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

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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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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.

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

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

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The Chantry Lasses Informal Performance
Music & Dance

The first Wednesday of each month at 2pm. Hear Northumberland’s unique instrument, the Northumbrian Pipes Enjoy an informal performance and a chance to talk to the performers about this special instrument and its heritage.

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

Harry Gallagher
Music & Dance
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An evening of poetry and music with Harry Gallagher and friends
Coal Town
Exhibition

Find out about an industry and a way of life that has vanished forever Woodhorn Colliery and the people who worked it were typical of a way of life that has vanished forever. So what was coal mining really like? Explore Coal Town, an engaging and interactive permanent exhibition. Through the eyes of the Ashington community, you’ll discover the true story of coal mining in Northumberland.

Market Day
Markets
Hexham

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

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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.

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.

Lapwing Cottage 1
Book online
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

 

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.

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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.

Trap Inn
Bed & Breakfast
Morpeth

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

Always a warm welcome - friendly staff

Pool & snooker tables

Free WiFi

Close to many historical castles

Harry Potter land - Alnwick Castle

PGA Golf courses close by 

 

 

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Lounge
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.

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.

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.

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

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!

Alnwick Garden
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.

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 Dirty Reiver
Cycling events

 

The UK's biggest Gravel Cycle Event with distances from 200km - 65km. Open to all off-road bikes, though we do recommend a Gravel Style Bike and a new E-Bike category This iconic event, now in its 4th year, has an international field who travel to experience the borderlands between England and Scotland. A challenge, an adventure, a chance to ride with likeminded individuals? The Dirty Reiver is all of these and more. Join us from Friday lunchtime for our Sponsor Expo - showing all things Gravel

                                           

 

POP-UP INDOOR MARKET
Family event
Etal
Lots of things to see & do at the Ford & Etal Estates for all the family. Local arts, crafts, gifts, & much more on Easter Bank Holiday Monday. Opens 11 am. Dog friendly too. Opposite the Lavender Tearooms in Etal Village Hall.
Summer house opposite cottage
Self Catering
Humshaugh

The Falding Studio is situated in the picturesque village of Humshaugh located in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall country – a World Heritage Site. This recently renovated property offers a high standard of accommodation for 2 guests who are looking for a peaceful base from which to explore this beautiful part of the North East region whether you choose to do so on foot, car or bike. 

 

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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.

Park Setting
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. 

Drakestone Cottage
Book online
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Self Catering
Harbottle

A ground floor cottage in this pretty village near Rothbury in the Northumberland National Park. Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms. Pet friendly (1-2 dogs depending on size).

 

Northumberlandia near Cramlington
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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Willowcraft for the Garden
Arts and Crafts
Make your own willow wigwam plant trainer with willow weaver Ruth Thompson.
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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Wonderland fun at Manor Walks
Family event
Cramlington

Fall down the rabbit hole at Manor Walks this Easter with an array of Wonderland fun for all of the family to enjoy

Front fine day
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Self Catering
Hexham

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

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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. 

Vindolanda Roman Excavations
Family event

The excavations take place Monday-Friday (they are subject to weather) and you can watch our archaeologists and teams of volunteers from around the world uncovering more of our famous site. You might just be there when the next amazing discovery is unearthed.

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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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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Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Beach Cottage Spittal lounge
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Beach Cottage in Spittal, near Berwick, is a fantastic ground floor cottage with amazing views of the sea front.

Kite Festival
Family event
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
Newbiggin by the Sea hosts the 8th annual Kite Festival with special kite making workshops for the children and international kite flyers demonstrating spectacular kite flying displays.
Alnwick Farmers Market
Markets
Alnwick

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

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Bed & Breakfast
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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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!

Waren Caravan & Camping Park
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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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Minotaur Maze at Kielder Water
Garden
Kielder
The Minotaur Maze is a must for children and adults alike. The adventurous will discover a number of special features that include a small glittering room formed from rocks of recycled glass.
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.

 

 

 

External View
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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.

Sandra Rutter
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings and mixed media by Sandra Rutter in the Latimer Room during April and May 2019. (Please note there are often functions in the Latimer Room, please call to check the artwork is available prior to travelling).
POP-UP INDOOR MARKET
Family event
Etal
Discover the beautiful Ford and Etal Estates. Lots of things to see and do whatever the weather. There's so much to do on the Ford and Etal Estates, you’ll find something for everyone. Pop-Up Indoor Markets back in 2019 at ETAL VI
Lambing Weekend
Family event
Ponteland

Throughout the Spring, our Kirkley Hall Farm team will be working day and night to welcome our lovely lambs into the world safely. For one weekend only, they would like to invite all zoo visitors to meet some of our newest lambs

Lounge at Beachcombers
Self Catering
Beadnell

Beachcombers, Beadnell

A 2 bedroom beachside holiday cottage for up to 5 guests

Wild Intrigue Bats & Pizza Nights | No Kids! Nights
Wildlife events
Tarset

Rewild your week by joining one of our Bats and Pizza Nights at the tranquil, rural glamping site; Wild Northumbrian. This beautiful spot is set in the heart of Northumberland National Park, on the edge of Kielder Forest, and beneath the enchanting celestial blanket of the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park.

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Self Catering
Lowick

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

Bedroom
Self Catering
Beadnell

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

Lounge at Tamarin Close
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.

Walking in a Volcano
Talk/Lecture
Wooler

Join us at The Cheviot Centre in Wooler for Walking in a Volcano. You are able to join us for the Walk and Talk; taking in a walk to The Cheviot followed by a fascinating evening talk with Dr. Ian Kille of Northumbrian Earth running from 1pm - 6pm.

Kielder 4x4 Safari
Outdoor Event

A day of guided trail blazing in the heart of Kielder and Wark Forests raising money for Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team. You will get to drive your own 4x4 through a variety of tracks throughout the heart of the forest well away from the road and other forest users.

POP-UP INDOOR MARKET
Family event
Norham
Lots of local arts, crafts, gifts and much more on offer on the day. Open from 10am - 2pm.
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.

 

Craft Class - Candle and Cosmetic Making
Arts and Crafts
Blanchland

Back by popular demand! Watch Bernice from Lilic & Thyme create bath bombs, skin care and candles using the finest of natural ingredients then have a go yourself.

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

With boundless enthusiasm, the Ancient Britain team are perfect guides for inspirational tours, or revitalizing bushcraft adventures!

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Church Driveway
Church
Carham

Stunning setting on banks of Tweed and lovely building.

Exterior
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.

Newt Cottage
Self Catering
Beal

Discover a holiday to treasure at Hunting Hall Farm’s award-winning, green holiday cottages and luxurious shepherd’s hut.

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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Outside Old Farm
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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Glamping
Rothbury

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

Alnmouth Food Fest
Food Event
Alnmouth
Our aim is to promote the wealth of artisan food producers that we have in Northumberland. A feast of local produce from chocolate to charcuterie. There is parking in the beach car park which is well sign posted.
Paint the coast with wool......
Arts and Crafts

Felt Art - Anna Turnbull Paint the coast with wool...... 4 nights residential felt art course 3 days tutorial with Anna Turnbull.

Course Details Each day will start with some discussion of artists work, and finish with sharing of our ideas to date.

Lounge at Driftwood, Newton by the Sea
Self Catering
Newton

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

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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.

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Tourist Information Centre
Haltwhistle

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

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

 

Sil Sunday - Call of the Curlew
Family event
Hexham

Join us at The Sill for our next Sill Sunday. Find out all about the Curlews that make the National Park their home. You'll also get creative with curlew themed arts and crafts. Drop in sessions run from 11am - 2pm

Welcome to Seaton Delaval Hall
Historic sites
Seaton Delaval

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

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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).

Kielder Castle Gathering
Family event

A gathering of present and former staff and the local community to celebrate 100 years of the Forestry Commission at Kielder.

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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.

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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POP-UP INDOOR MARKET
Family event
Etal
Discover the beautiful Ford and Etal Estates. Lots of things to see and do whatever the weather. There's so much to do on the Ford and Etal Estates, you’ll find something for everyone. Pop-Up Indoor Markets back in 2019 at ETAL VI
Aerial view of Link House Farm
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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

Woodhead Holiday Cottages
Book: Supercontrol
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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.

The Armstrong Wing
Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

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

Welcome to Linden Hall
Book: LateRooms
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Hotel
Morpeth

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

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Cycling along the Lakeside Way
Adventure Sports
Kielder

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

Park Cottage Outside
Self Catering
Rothbury

 

 

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

 

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

 

Restaurant
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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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Men in Sheds
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
A weekend exhibition of photographs by Men in Sheds in the Breakwater Cafe on 02 and 03 November 2019
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.

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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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

No10 The Wynding
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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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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Hotel
Alnwick

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

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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
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.

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

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Historic sites
Craster

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

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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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Jazz in the Village
Music & Dance
Newbrough

Jazz from Scotland. Ian Millar and Dominic Spencer playing piano and saxophone.

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Hotel
Blanchland

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

 

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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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.

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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.

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Newton-by-the-Sea

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

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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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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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.

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.
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.

Bunks
Self Catering
Alnwick

Cosy cottage & bunkhouse in the heart of Northumberland National Park. Peaceful surroundings & gorgeous views The Cheviot Hills.

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Glamping
Beal

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

Stylish lounge
Accommodation
Bamburgh

Grey Goose, Bamburgh

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

Tyne sitting area
Self Catering
Bellingham

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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh
Cluster of cottages with sea views. Located next to golf course. Close to all amenities.
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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

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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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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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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

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. 

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Self Catering
Belford

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

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.

Sill Sunday - Ladybirds
Family event
Hexham

Join us at The Sill and learn about the different kinds of ladybirds and the important role they play. Then get creative with some ladybird themed arts and crafts. Drop-in sessions run from 11am - 2pm.

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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.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Nestled gently on the edge of the sand dunes on one of the most captivating stretches of Northumberland coastline, Sandhills will evoke nostalgic memories of fresh salty air, long sandy walks and incredible sunsets.

The overall look is of a fresh, light filled beach house in a charming chalet style. The living space has timeless appeal, finished in cool coastal colours to blend with the surrounding seascape. Outside, the garden leads directly onto the sand dunes and over onto the stunning curve of wide golden sands with Bamburgh Castle as the breathtaking backdrop.

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
Lucker

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

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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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Heighley Gate
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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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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

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

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
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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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. 

 

Garden at Shepherds Cottage
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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

Mini Keeper Experience - Easter Holidays
Family event
Morpeth

Do you know an animal mad 7-14 year old who would love a hands on experience with us? Bookings are now open for our Mini Keeper Experiences, running throughout February Half Term.

Sessions start at 9am, the price is £25 per child, which includes: Morning experience with one of our animal keepers, getting involved with all aspects of our morning routines including feeding, cleaning & grooming our animals.

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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Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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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.

Osprey 12 MTB Race
Sporting Event

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

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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. 

Dan Bugg
Exhibition
Alnmouth

Dan Bugg studied printmaking at the Royal College of Art. He launched the Penfold Press in 2006 as a printmaking studio and publisher of Original Prints. Since then he has regularly worked with a select group of artists and some of the UKs leading printmakers including Angie Lewin, Emily Sutton, Mark Herald, Clare Curtis and many more to create beautifully editioned prints that are sought-after by collectors and art lovers alike.

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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
Beadnell

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

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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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Church
Alnwick

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

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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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This August at Alnwick Castle
Family event

Attend one of Northern England’s most thrilling spectacles as armoured knights engage in full combat on horseback. 

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.

Segway Tour
Outdoor Event

Speed along the Lakeside way at up to 12mph on this fun for all activity! • Perfect your Segway skills with a briefing from our professional instructors. • Explore Kielder on an instructor led tour. • Take in the beautiful scenery and spot some of our varied wildlife across the Lakeside way.

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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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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.

Guest Chef - Jenny from Made with Love and Plants
Food Event
Blanchland

Join Jenny from 'Made With Love & Plants' for an evening of delicious, healthy and glorious vegan food. Watch Jenny make a selection of her favourite 'familiar cooked dishes' raw, from hearty soup to a divine chilli & chocolate delice.

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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.

Belsay Hall
Gate Lodge sitting room
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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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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.

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

Raleigh Hybrid
Outdoor Event
Kielder

We will have a range of Raleigh hybrid bikes and Haibike full suspension and hard tail mountain bikes available for demo rides

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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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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. 

Flower Demonstration
Shows & Displays
Hexham

This is set to be a creative evening with a Flower Club accredited demonstrator showing you some beautiful arrangements which will be raffled off at the end of the evening. £6 per ticket – Doors open at 6:15pm

Budle Hall in Spring
Bed & Breakfast
Bamburgh

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

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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.

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

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 

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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.

Dodds Nook, Alnwick
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Self Catering
Alnwick

A cosy stone cottage located in the very heart of Alnwick, on one of its ancient narrow lanes.

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Church
Branxton

Tranquil ancient sacred space and historically important Flodden Battlefield church.

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Self Catering
Hexham

A contemporary and secluded luxury retreat for two five miles south of Hexham, with stunning views.  Winner of North East England Tourism Self Catering Property of the Year 2016, silver in Northumberland Tourism 2017

Short breaks of 3 or 4 nights available

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St James the Great's Church
Church
Morpeth

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

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Corbridge Roman Town
Medieval Siege: Castle Under Attack
Family event

Learn how to successfully storm Northumberland’s finest fortress with a variety of historical artillery at your disposal. 

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.

Bohemian Rhapsody cinema under the stars
Outdoor Event
Bamburgh

Bring a chair and a blanket and enjoy watching this fantastic film under the stars. Picnics are allowed (no glass please) and there will be food and drink available to purchase on the night. Gates open at 7pm and screening starts at approximately 9pm.

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. 

PoSHHuts
Glamping
Falstone

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

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

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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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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.

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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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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Inn
Rothbury

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

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Holy Island

The nearest mainland inn to Holy Island, North East England Tourism Pub of the Year Silver Winner 2016 The Lindisfarne Inn is open all day, every day for food, drinks and accommodation. 

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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.

Stanegate Cottage
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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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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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Church
Greenhead

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

The Bedroom
Self Catering
Warkworth

Located in the picturesque and historic village of Warkworth, the Garden Apartment is open plan studio style, contemporarily decorated and incorporating a comfortable sitting area, well equipped kitchenette and wet room style bathroom.

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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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Wizarding Week
Family event

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

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Pirelli International Rally
Sporting Event

The Pirelli International Rally is a chance to see both modern and historic rally cars fly through Kielder forest, battling it out to obtain points for their desired championship. The Pirelli International Rally is a round of the British Rally Championship, which fostered such greats as Colin McRae and Richard Burns

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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.  Recently converted Aquila Cottage is also now available offering 1 bedroomed luxury self catering accommodation within our grounds for guests who prefer more independence.

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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.

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.

Ghost hunt
Guided Walk/Tours

Enjoy an evening of real Ghost Hunting at Chillingham Castle with our experienced ghost tour guide Mark Trotter. Take part in an investigation exploring the supernatural activity at one of the most haunted castles in the country.

Explore dark spine chilling rooms, passages and stairways, to uncover the spooky mysteries and ghostly activity at this ancient castle. There is no better place to enjoy a hands on supernatural experience. This is a hands on event where guests are really at the centre of the action.

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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.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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.

Bambugh Castle
Riverdale Hall
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Historic sites
The Union Chain Bridge spans the River Tweed between Horncliffe, Northumberland, England and Fishwick, Borders, Scotland.
Water features
Garden
Alnwick

One of the world's most extraordinary contemporary gardens.

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Appletree cottage living room
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Self Catering
Ovington

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

Active Northumberland Kielder Marathon
Sporting Event

Now in it's 10th year, the Kielder Marathon weekend offers up something for all the family. A 10K and Duathlon on the Saturday and a Half Marathon, Marathon and Junior Races on the Sunday. Welcomes over 3500 competitors over the 2 days, with many familiar famous faces!

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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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.

Concert - Leon McCawley, piano
Music & Dance
Morpeth

Leon McCawley’s first successes as winner of the BBC Young Musician piano section and the 1993 International Beethoven Piano Competition have since been confirmed by his busy career as an international soloist.

Art Class - Modern Calligraphy for Beginners
Arts and Crafts
Blanchland

Join Anna from Nitwit studios to learn the art of Modern Calligraphy. This is a beginner’s workshop starting from scratch, with a little intro to good technique and some nib knowledge, we'll go straight into some practice exercises, then move onto letter forms.

By the end of the session you will be able to write your name or a favourite quote. You will also receive a Calligraphy kit to use during the class and to take home.

Mum Goes Free for Mothers Day
Family event
Morpeth

To celebrate Mothers Day weekend, we are giving Mums's and Grandma's FREE ENTRY, when accompanied by a Full Paying Adult or Child.

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.

May 12th 2014 Seatrout 5lbs
Fishing
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

The historic Woodhorn site
Sandycott spacious garden
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

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.

A view of Bamburgh
Self Catering Agency
Seahouses

Self catering holiday agency based in Seahouses.

You will LOVE the huge hot tub
Self Catering
Felton

Relax and recharge in a beautiful scandinavian log cabin with bubbling hot tub

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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.
Amazing water's edge location
Inn
Blyth

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

Sip and Supper with Helen Savag- Great Wines of the Loire Valley
Food Event

France's longest river provides a treasure trove of fabulous wines - Helen Savage will guide us through a mouth-watering selection of some of the best.

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Accommodation
Seahouses

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

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.

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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
Haltwhistle

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

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The Anchorage
Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

POP-UP INDOOR MARKET
Family event
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POP-UP INDOOR MARKETS ​in the Bothy Bar, The Barn at BEAL www.barnatbeal.com
Alcedine Lodge
Self Catering
Ponteland

This spacious dormer cottage, sleeping up to 6 offers the best of all worlds https://alcedinelodge.wordpress.com/ situated in the gateway to Northumberland, Ponteland gives the visitor easy access to all areas as well as lots of private space in which to relax both indoors and out.

 

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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.

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.

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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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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Kielder Caravan Park
Caravan & Camping
Kielder

The caravan park is a perfect base to enjoy your visit to Kielder Water & Forest Park.

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.

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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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.

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.

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

 

 

Forestry Commission Centenary
Outdoor Event

Celebrating 100 Years of Forestry 1919-2019, the Forestry Commission continues to protect and enhance the Nation's Forests for wellbeing, the future and the environment. There will be events throughout the year, including a weekend of special events in May centred on the centenary celebrations and the annual Kielder Vintage and Classic Vehicle Show. See the monthly events listings for details.

Vintage Car Rally
Shows & Displays
Ashington

Enjoy a grand day out at Woodhorn Museum's Vintage Car Rally. The North of England Classic and Pre-War Automobiles (NECPWA) club will be back at Woodhorn with their amazing array of classic cars. Enjoy viewing the cars, taking your picture with them and meeting the owners! Woodhorn Museum is a host venue for the event, so if you’d like to find out more about exhibiting your car at the event please contact NECPWA directly via their website: http://necpwa.org/

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Museums and galleries
Kielder

                          

Tower Knowe, the gateway centre to Kielder Water & Forest Park, is an ideal location to orientate yourself and find out what you can do and where. Interactive exhibition, Cafe on the water, gift shop, ferry rides around the lake and fishing.

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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
Bamburgh

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

Afternoon Tea
Food Event
Stocksfield

Join us for a wonderful afternoon tea in this beautiful setting.

Why not treat that special lady in your life with mother’s day being the next day? £8pp for tea/coffee, sandwiches, scone, cake and a little treat. Pre-booking is essential for the afternoon tea.

If you can't say for a full afternoon tea, why not join us for cake and coffee? (no pre-booking needed)

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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Old stone-built cottage, extended into a larger bungalow, retaining as much of the character as possible. All on ground level and a beautiful private garden.
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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
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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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

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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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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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Adventure Sports
Morpeth

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

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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.

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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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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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Homemade locally sourced food in the heart of Northumberland
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham

Homecooked, locally sourced food with a selection of fantastic local ales at our pub overlooking Houghton Castle in the heart of Northumberland.

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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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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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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Andrew Major
Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Beautiful artworks for your home by artists and creative designers from UK and beyond.

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. 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.

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.
Jim Skipsey
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings by Jim Skipsey throughout September 2019 in the Breakwater Cafe
Live Firing Drill
Shows & Displays

Witness a spectacular display of military grade firing demonstrations, performed in the shadow of the majestic Alnwick Castle!

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
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
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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Craft Class - Spring Bouquet Workshop
Arts and Crafts
Blanchland

Join the talented Harriet & Caro from Flowers Unlimited while they demonstrate, using a range of blooms, how to create a beautifully hand tied bouquet ready for your Easter celebrations. You’ll then be able to ask all your burning green fingered questions while they help you create your own masterpiece.

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Garden
Alnwick

Beautiful gardens, woodland walks, sensory garden, a Prime Minister and a famous cup of tea - Earl Grey of course since Howick was his home!  Enjoy Snowdrops, Daffodils, and Rhododendrons in spring; Tulips in the Wildflower Meadows, and later the Bog Garden, Borders and Terraces in summer; and brilliant autumn colour in the woodland walks. 

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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.

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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton

Sorbietrees is dark sky friendly and ideally based for visiting Kielder Observatory and Water, Northumberland, Cumbria and the Scottish Borders.  Sorbietrees is a beautiful Georgian farmhouse with many original features in a tranquil location with outstanding views, abundant wildlife, a warm welcome and homely atmosphere. 

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I Am Inspired - Gillian Lee Smith
Arts and Crafts

I Am Inspired - Gillian Lee Smith 20th October 2019 - 25th October 2019 - 5 nights residential art workshop holiday, 4 days tutorial with Gillian Lee Smith.

Course Details: Since moving to the truly stunning, historic area of Northumberland, expressive and abstracted landscapes have become my way of exploring my love of this coastal area in my artwork.

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Tourist Information Point
Morpeth

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

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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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Calico Barn Cycle Bunkhouse
Hostel
Druridge Bay

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

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

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Forge Lounge
Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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

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

Carriages
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. 

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Bed & Breakfast
Newbrough

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

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Wag & Company Walk for Wag and Business Walk
Family event

Wag & Company is a registered Charity in the North East of England. We enable volunteers and their dogs to befriend older dog lovers who miss the company of a dog.Over 50,000 older people in our region are lonely with the TV as their main form of Company. Many have been dog lovers all of their lives and now find themselves unable to care for a dog. Wag & Company volunteers are dog lovers too and know that it could just as easily be one of us or a family member; life changes so fast. So, with just an hour or two a week we provide some company and that much missed love of a dog.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

 

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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!

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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. 

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!

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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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 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…)! 

Intro to Hogwarts led by Ron
Guided Walk/Tours

 

Join us as we combine the historical importance of Alnwick Castle and fascinating anecdotes of the Percy Family with the wonderful magical world of Harry Potter. Every Tuesday and Wednesday. 

Travel through the Pennines
Heighley Gate Garden Centre
Garden Centre
Morpeth

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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

We are thrilled to announce the launch of Neville Tower, part of Northumberland’s iconic Bamburgh Castle and one of the most unique holiday homes to be launched on the Northumberland Coast for many years.

The Tower, which has spacious accommodation over three floors, has been fully renovated to a high standard throughout and sits within the walls of Bamburgh Castle, moments from Bamburgh's stunning beach. The highlight is the impressive top floor living area with incredible far-reaching views to the north and south over Bamburgh beach, the Farne Islands and Holy Island.

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Self Catering
Amble

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

The Fallen Forest
Arts and Crafts

12noon-3pm Weekends and every day during the Northumberland School Holidays. Help us create The Fallen Forest this winter at Woodhorn Museum as part of our Coal Forest season.

Wild Intrigue Expedition | Wild Northumbrian | Spring
Wildlife events
Tarset

Immerse yourself in a cocoon of campfires, starscapes and incredible biodiversity in the heart of Northumberland at our blissful Tarset base, Wild Northumbrian. With yurts, shepherds huts and even a treehouse to choose from, you’d be forgiven for thinking this was glamping. Despite the site’s beautiful, cosy accommodation, you will be completely immersed into nature, with Tawny Owls, Foxes and Roe Deer frequent visitors, and the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park blanketing the vast sky above.

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Inn
Hexham

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

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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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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Friars Farm is a 5 star self catering cottage located just outside the centre of Bamburgh but still within a short and easy walk of all the amenities, Bamburgh Castle and the beautiful beach that’s on offer.

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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.