Relaxation & Wellbeing

Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of Northumberland in so many different ways. As well as being an outdoor and active county, we are also the ideal place to get away from the hustle and bustle of modern times.

Treat yourself and a friend or family member to a pamper day at one of our many country house hotels or beauty boutiques. Lay back and relax in a Northumberland spa. Let our professional masseurs help you unwind, and take advantage of the facilities many venues offer including saunas and the ever-popular jacuzzis.

Or how’s about floating above the county in a hot air balloon? It’s a different way of exploring the county and a romantic way to spend time with a loved one. Be sure to bring a camera!

If you’re after just spending time in the county of Northumberland, incurring no costs at all, we have also compiled a list of viewpoints across the county for you to visit. You could park up and wind-down the window, take a leisurely cycle ride or walk walk to many of the viewpoints.

Relaxation & wellbeing

Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of Northumberland in so many different ways. As well as being an outdoor and active county, we are also the ideal place to get away from the hustle and bustle of modern times.

Treat yourself and a friend or family member to a pamper day at one of our many country house hotels or beauty boutiques. Lay back and relax in a Northumberland spa. Let our professional masseurs help you unwind, and take advantage of the facilities many venues offer including saunas and the ever-popular jacuzzis.

Or how’s about floating above the county in a hot air balloon? It’s a different way of exploring the county and a romantic way to spend time with a loved one. Be sure to bring a camera!

If you’re after just spending time in the county of Northumberland, incurring no costs at all, we have also compiled a list of viewpoints across the county for you to visit. You could park up and wind-down the window, take a leisurely cycle ride or walk walk to many of the viewpoints.

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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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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.

Great outdoors
Great Outdoors
Ingram

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

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!

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.

Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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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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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!

Outside Seal Waters
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Book: LateRooms
Hotel
Adderstone

Situated 40 miles north of Newcastle & 75 miles south of Edinburgh on the A1. Lodge style accommodation. 5.5 miles away from breathtaking Bamburgh coast.

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Accommodation
Beadnell

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

View
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. 

The Old School House
Bed & Breakfast
Haltwhistle

New 5-bedroom bed and breakfast perfectly placed for Hadrian's Wall and Pennine Way long distance paths and the wonderful Roman history.

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

Bamburgh Six
Self Catering Agency
Bamburgh

Our hand-picked portfolio of design-led and individual holiday cottages takes you on a journey throughout Northumberland from the rivers and hills of the border country, down through Northumberland's rolling countryside to the rocks, fishing villages and vast sandy stretches of its heritage coastline.

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

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

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.

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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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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Self Catering
Lucker

Bull Finch (formerly known as Percy) is a spacious 3 bedroom property that is part of the collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. The property benefits from a large kitchen and dining area as well as a very open living room, making comfortable living for any guests.

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.

 

Puffins on The Farne Islands
Nature and Wildlife
Farne Islands

The Farne Islands are possibly the most exciting seabird colony in England with unrivalled views of 23 species, including around 37,000 pairs of puffin.

It's also home to a large grey seal colony, with more than 1,000 pups born every autumn.

Historically, the islands have strong links with Celtic Christianity and St Cuthbert, who lived here in the 7th Century.

Catch a boat from Seahouses ( non National Trust) - additional charge applies

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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
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.

Beech Cottage
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Self Catering
Morpeth

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

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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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Friendly Arcade Beadles
Boutique
Morpeth

 

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

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

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
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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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.

Leaplish Ferry
Nature and Wildlife
Kielder

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

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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

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

Roger Albert Clark Rally
Sporting Event

This rally is for historic rally cars from 1970's and 1980's. It is the longest rally in UK totalling 300 miles in forest and 700 miles on public roads.

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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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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

LT's Weekly Alnwick Tour
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Alnwick

Award-winning, fun and informative guided coach and walking tour experiences in Northumberland including Harry Potter and Viking tours

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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Easter Bunny
Family event

The Easter Bunny will be visiting Woodhorn Museum over the long Easter weekend. Find him on site to receive a small treat! The Easter Bunny is due to visit between 11am and 3pm every day from Friday 19th April to Monday 22nd April.

If you’re planning to bring little ones along, why not make the most of your visit by enjoying all of our other activities including the Coal Forest art trail, the Fallen Forest craft activities or our daily talks & tours. The Easter Bunny is a free experience as part of your Woodhorn Museum (or Museums Northumberland) Annual Membership.

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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.
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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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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.

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Market Day
Markets
Hexham

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

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.
Bambugh Castle
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 

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
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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.
The Farmhouse and Lodge
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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham

Carraw Bed and Breakfast, is one of the finest luxury Northumberland Guest Houses, situated on the foundations of Hadrian’s Wall, with a sublime hilltop setting overlooking open countryside of Northumberland National Park and beyond.

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Alnwick Castle
Historic sites
Alnwick

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

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Self Catering
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.

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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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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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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Lounge at Crag View
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Crag View Cottage, Near Bamburgh

Beautifully appointed 3 bedroom holiday cottage set in open countryside

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Hotel
Alnwick

High standards and excellent facilities with the added warmth of a family-run hotel. Two fine restaurants. Close to beach.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Part of a collection of properties at Link House Farm and located within yards of the dunes and golden sands of Beadnell Bay this 4 star self catering accommodate up to 8 guests over 4 bedrooms.

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Family Attraction
Ponteland

Visit Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens, we have over one hundred species of animals including meerkats, coatis, wallaby and many more including our petting barn. Visitors can meet the keepers and learn about the animals and their habitats.

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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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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.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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Jesmond Dene House Garden and Terrace
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Hotel
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

40 bedroomed boutique hotel nestled in the wooded valley of Jesmond Dene but only five minutes from Newcastle City Centre. Award-winning 3 AA rosette restaurant offering everything from coffee and cakes, gorgeous afternoon tea and casual daytime dining menu up to ten-course tasting menu, and Sunday lunch. Free parking. Free wifi. Open to non-residents and residents.

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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.

Coquetdale Holiday Park
Holiday Home Ownership
Rothbury

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

The Tower
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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

Wild Wednesday - Bushcraft Basics
Family event
Greenhead

Join us at Walltown and learn Bushcraft Basics on our next Wild Wednesday sessions. Try out survival skills and join Northumberland National Park Rangers on one of their Bushcraft sessions. Activities include fire lighting, den building, and using tools. Accompanying adults go free.

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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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The Boathouse from the lake
Self Catering
Hartburn

Nestled at the edge of a magical and beautiful private lake The Boathouse has been converted into an exceptional property.

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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
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Stay and experience the joys of wakening up in the morning in an antique French bed, revitalized having had the perfect night's rest in the knowledge that a freshly prepared cooked breakfast awaits you in elegant surroundings.

Carriages
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Bellingham

CARRIAGES TEA ROOM BELLINGHAM

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Bradley Gardens
Garden
Wylam

This 18th century walled pleasure garden has a Victorian glasshouse that runs as a cafe serving quality seasonal food which is all produced on site, as well as a garden nursery, ladies accessory store, gift shop and interiors store.

Bradley Gardens is a hidden gem in the heart of the Tyne Valley just 9 miles west out of Newcastle upon Tyne.  Visitors can enjoy the tranquil peace of the gardens whilst enjoying quality food and shopping.

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.

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

Red door
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Stocksfield

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

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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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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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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
Amble

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

St Marys Across the Green
Church
Ponteland

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Ingram

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

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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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

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.

Kirkharle Restaurant & Coffee shop
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Kirkharle

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

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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.

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.

ARMSTRONG HOUSE
Bed & Breakfast
Bamburgh

Armstrong House is a wonderful holiday location for friends of the Abbeyfield Society.  Overlooked by Bamburgh Castle it sits in the centre of the village, close to all amenities, pubs and the beach.

All room are ensuite with onsite parking

English Tourist Board 3 star rating

Check out our website at www.armstronghse.com

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

 

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

 

 

Lounge at Beachcombers
Self Catering
Beadnell

Beachcombers, Beadnell

A 2 bedroom beachside holiday cottage for up to 5 guests

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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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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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An exhibition of paintings by Ashington Art Group
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings in the Breakwater Cafe during April 2019
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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.

Vallum Farm Bread
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Matfen

Dubbed “The River Cottage of the North” by Luxe magazine (2013), and renowned as the place to find the traditional tastes of Hadrian’s Wall country, Vallum is a unique and growing community of artisans whose produce is enjoyed by visitors from all over the country.

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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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Wizarding Week
Family event

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

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

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

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

 

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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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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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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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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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

An exhibition of paintings by Sarah O'Dowd
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings in the Breakwater Cafe during March 2019
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Inn
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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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.

No10 The Wynding
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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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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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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.

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

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

Near Kielder and Observatory.

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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. 

The Boe Rigg
Caravan & Camping
Bellingham

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

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
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.

Riverside - Outside
Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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Self Catering
Chathill

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

Eastfield
Self Catering Agency
Alnmouth

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

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

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

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

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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.

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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.

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.

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. 

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. 

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!

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.

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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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.

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. 

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.

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!

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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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.  

 

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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The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre
Holy Trinity, Old Bewick
Church
Alnwick

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

Boat Inn Restaurant
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Kielder

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

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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.

Easter Eggstravaganza
Family event
Greenhead

Come and join us for some Easter fun, it's sure to be eggciting!! Take part in our Easter Geocache Hunt and see if you can find some tasty treats. Then get creative and make your own Easter chick.

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.

Lemmington Lodge
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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

The Armstrong Wing
Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

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

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Self Catering
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

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.

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.

Percy Tenantry Volunteers
Family event

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

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.

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
Dunford Cottage lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Dunford Cottage, Bamburgh

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

Glad Tidings
Nature and Wildlife
Seahouses

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

Art Classes
Arts and Crafts
Morpeth

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

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.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Poppy Cottage
Self Catering
Druridge Bay

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

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.

Restaurant
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham

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

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Autumn Scene of St Cuthberts
Church
Greenhead

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

Lounge with access to patio
Self Catering
Beadnell

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

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.

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.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

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Self Catering
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.

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.

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.

Holy Cross
Church
Haltwhistle

Beautiful ancient church with fabulous stained glass.

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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Bed & Breakfast
Beal

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

New lounge with beautiful view of Holy Island.

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

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

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Self Catering
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. 

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. 

Cannon and castle
Historic sites
Chillingham

In the heart of Northumberland, a medieval castle with stunning views of formal gardens and the Cheviot Hills. Perfect for architectural and naturalist/historical enthusiasts.

 Harbourside Cottage
Self Catering
Seahouses

Harbourside is a cosy two bedroomed cottage with breathtaking views overlooking Seahouses Harbour on the scenic Northumberland Coast.

Shaftoes
Bed & Breakfast
Haydon Bridge

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

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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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House via Appletree lawn
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

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

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

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
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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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.
Cuthbert's Cross
Historic sites
Alnmouth

Said to be the location where St Cuthbert agreed to become Bishop of Lindisfarne when petitioned by the king.

Travel through the Pennines
Tweed
Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

 

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Inside The Shepherd's Hut
Glamping
Beal

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

Inside Sea Pink Cottage
Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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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).
Vault Cottage Kitchen
Self Catering
Belford

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

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

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

Bedroom 1
Self Catering
Alnwick

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

Amble harbour
Markets
Amble

Amble Harbour – Sunday. Stall enquiries: 07783167517.

Assisted Abseil
Adventure Sports
Kielder

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

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

1 hour golf lesson with PGA coach
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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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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.

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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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.

Sip & Supper - An Evening with Taittinger
Food Event
Blanchland

Join our expert from Taittinger Champagne for an evening of bubbles - and banter! Feast on head chef Simon's specially created 3 course dinner and sip the perfect Taittinger Champagne pairings. What's not to love on a thirsty Thursday? The weekend starts here.

Matfen Hall
Edible wild mushrooms
Wildlife events

There’s a certain amount of fear in Britain about eating wild mushrooms and although we do well to treat them with respect, fungi can be a wonderful source of food and can add a great deal of interest and variation to our meals. Bruce Ferguson has been foraging for wild food for more than thirty years; join him and find out what’s edible and what’s not in the world of mushrooms and toadstools!

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.

Keap Creative
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of art by Keap Creative in the Latimer Room during September and October 2019. (Please note there are often functions in the Latimer Room, please call to check the artwork is available prior to travelling).
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. 

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Self Catering
Falstone

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

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Self Catering
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. 

Outside The Old School in Howick
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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

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.

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.

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

 

Welcome to Spylaw Farm
Self Catering
Chatton

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

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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.

Boathouse cottage and river
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Norham

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

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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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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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Jim Skipsey
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of paintings by Jim Skipsey throughout September 2019 in the Breakwater Cafe
Ratty Ramble
Wildlife events

Come and join us for the morning; we’ll talk to you about our project and take you out into the forest to look for signs of our recently released water voles. Meet at Kielder Castle under the arch, car parking is up the hill past the toilet block and cycle hire centre. There is a charge for car parking. We’ll have an informal chat for half an hour or so inside the castle before heading out into the forest.

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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.

Northumberland Dark Sky Park
Great Outdoors
Kielder

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

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Self Catering
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.

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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The Boatside Inn
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Inn
Hexham

An excellent countryside Inn offering B&B accommodation, fine dining and real ales. Ideally situated for countryside activities.

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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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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.

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. 

 

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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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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

Church and Coastline
Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Listed in Jenkins' 'Thousand Best churches'. Founded in 1650 and set within the historic Elizabethan walls of Berwick, in England’s most northerly parish. The only church to have been built in such a distinctive style during the commonwealth of Oliver Cromwell.

Stunning views from Dene View Cottage
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Fantastic, panoramic Views. Ten minutes drive from Alnwick. Dene View is all on one level.  Equipped with all the modern amenities required for a comfortable and relaxing stay.

St Paul's Exterior
Church
Branxton

Tranquil ancient sacred space and historically important Flodden Battlefield church.

Bolam Lake Country Park
Nature and Wildlife
Bolam
Bolam Lake Country Park is situated in the heart of the beautiful Northumberland countryside surrounded by historic landscapes and dramatic views.
Outside The Queens Head Hotel restaurant in Rothbury
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Rothbury
Friendly village Inn with lovely restaurant. Comfortable relaxed surroundings, great food and helpful staff. Good selection of wine and real ales. Free car park.
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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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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.

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.

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.

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.

Colin Pickett Photography Exhibition
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
An exhibition of photographs by Colin Pickett in the Breakwater Cafe throughout April and May 2019
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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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Picnic bench
Great Outdoors
Kielder

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

 

Bunks
Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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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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. 

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.

Aurora Show lodge
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Self Catering
Kielder

Luxury lodges on the lakeside of Kielder Water boast panoramic views stretching over the lake and forest.

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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.

Chesters from the air
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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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.

 

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.

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. 

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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!

 

 

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

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.

Inside Stewards Cottage
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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.

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

Lounge 2016
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.

St Cuthbert's Church, Corsenside
Church
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Now a grade II listed building, Corsenside Church was built to shelter St Cuthbert's coffin over 1000 years ago.

View
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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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.

Morpeth Farmers Market
Markets
Morpeth

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

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

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

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

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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.

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.
 

Feast of Fiddles Silver Jubilee Tour Comes to Queen's Hall, Hexham
Music & Dance
Hexham

The Feast of Fiddles band-waggon trundles merrily on in its Silver Jubilee year. Born in Nettlebed on Valentine’s Day 1994 as a one off special concert, Feast of Fiddles has done 25 spring tours, 24 festivals and has 7 CDs to its name.

Not bad for a bunch of old folk-rockers! This is a band of friends that puts on a show of huge dynamic range performed with passion, joy and a liberal dose of fun.

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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. 

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!

The Restaurant
Restaurants
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Indulgence plays a big part in any visit to our hotel and restaurant. Whether you are staying with us or simply calling in for coffee, lunch, afternoon tea or dinner, we have created an offering which caters for all tastes

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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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Bed & Breakfast
Tarset

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

Limeworks Cottage 1
Self Catering
Lowick

A cosy traditional Northumbrian cottage in an idyllic rural location with views over farmland to the hills beyond. Newly refurbished. Sleeps 6. Dogs welcome. Wifi available.

 
 
Wild Intrigue Bats & Pizza Nights | Family 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.

Meerkats at Kirkley
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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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

Porthole Seahouses lounge with original beams
Accommodation
Seahouses

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

Into the Woods: Open Exhibition
Exhibition

An open art exhibition at Woodhorn Museum exploring the theme of trees, woodlands and forests: past, present and future.

Following the success of Woodhorn Museum’s inaugural open art exhibition ‘Open: Ocean’ in 2018, we are delighted to present ‘Into the Woods’, another fantastic opportunity to view work by our talented North East artists.

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

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Glamping
Bellingham

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

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

Prices from £80 night.

 

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Self Catering
Morpeth

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

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Sennen Cove
Inn
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

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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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Makers and Bakers Market
Family event
Cramlington

Manor Walks’ food and craft market features independent traders from across the North East selling homemade goods and home grown produce, from 9am-5pm both indoors and outdoors of the centre, every second Saturday of the Month.

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Accommodation
Seahouses

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

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Self Catering
Wooler

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

Greenhead Farmers Market
Markets
Greenhead
The friendly village market in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall Country. Second Sunday of every month 10 am to 2 pm. Top Quality Local Food, with a wide range of local crafts
Knight School
Family event

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

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!

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.

 

Artisans Market
Family event

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

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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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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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.

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Accommodation
Seahouses

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

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

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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Live Firing Drill
Shows & Displays

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

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Church
Norham

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

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Self Catering
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.

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

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.

Woodhead Holiday Cottages
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Self Catering
Longframlington

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

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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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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

Hexham Abbey and bowling gree
Heritage Centre at Bellingham
Earsdon House 1
Self Catering
Belford

 

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

 

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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.

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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Bamburgh

Isobel is a newly refurbished 4 star, 2 bedroom property showcasing traditional features with subtle modern updates to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.

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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Historic sites
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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

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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.

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Walking
Kielder

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

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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.

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.

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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Welcome to Belsay Hall Castle and Gardens
Historic sites
Belsay

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

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham

A charming countryside inn offering comfortable accommodation, high quality delicious home cooked food, real ales and fine wines close to Hadrian's Wall we also have our own Stanegate Heritage room.  

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Lounge
Self Catering
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.

Kielder Lodge
Book online
Self Catering
Kielder

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

Andrew Gray Exhibition - The Old School Gallery | Alnmouth
Exhibition
Alnmouth

Born and bred Northumbrian landscape photographer with a difference! Combining the love of history and mythology, creating abstract and impressionist works using a camera as if it were a brush.

Andy uses a technique called Intentional Camera Movement to capture the starting point of his work then combines this with his extensive knowledge of post-processing to create works that bring a unique view of landscapes and landmarks from the North of the UK.

7th Edition of International Conference on  Pain Management
Ceremony

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

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

Sandhills 1
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.

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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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.

Crookhouse Mill
Self Catering
Wooler

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

Jesting With Zooted
Family event

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

Water features
Garden
Alnwick

One of the world's most extraordinary contemporary gardens.

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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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BYWELL CASTLE FOOD FAIR
Food Event
Stocksfield

Enjoy lovely views of the River Tyne when you visit our first ever Food Fair. Dogs welcome.

Why Not?
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Adventure Sports
Morpeth

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

Holy Trinity at Horsley
Church
Horsley

Built in 1844 by 2nd Lord Redesdale - architects J & B Green. Important estate church with strong links to the Mitford family.

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Self Catering
Wark

Peaceful cottages with shared garden in the grounds of an old rectory. River, shops and pub 0.5 miles. Roman Wall, Kielder, coast and The Lakes are all within easy reach.

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. 

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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Belsay Hall
Exterior
Self Catering
Seahouses

Godetia is a newly decorated, detached bungalow in the coastal fishing village of Seahouses, and set within a 2 minute walk of the village centre. A large enclosed garden with patio furniture, great for sitting out on a sunny day, and peace of mind when holidaying with children.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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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.

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Accommodation
Beadnell

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

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.

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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.

The Black Bull Hotel & Country Kitchen
Hotel
Wark

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

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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.

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

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. 

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.

Shepherds Cottage
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Self Catering
Beadnell

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

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. 

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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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

Holy Trinity at Matfen
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Matfen

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

Bedroom
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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.

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.

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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.

Turner lounge
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Norham

Cosy pet friendly Gold graded cottage for 2 in the conservation village of Norham, near river Tweed, shops, pubs & Norham Castle

 

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.

Drakestone Cottage
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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).

 

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

Heather
Great Outdoors
Kielder

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

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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.

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.
EB2
Self Catering
Embleton

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

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Cottage
Book online
Self Catering
Rothbury

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

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

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Leveret External
Glamping
Rothbury

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

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.

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

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Self Catering
Lucker

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

Dark Skies Star Gazing
Star gazing events

Discover the beauty of the Dark Skies of Kielder. We’ll start with an introductory indoor session using an amazing software programme that allows you to view all the wonders of the night sky in real time. Afterwards, weather permitting

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!

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.
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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.

Longstone Island
Family Attraction
Seahouses

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

 

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.

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!

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Kielder 4x4 Safari
Outdoor Event

The Kielder 4×4 Safari is an off road adventure driving your own 4x4 on the tracks and trails of Kielder Forest. Kielder 4×4 Safari is an event based in Northumberland, the event exists to raise money for Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team. Registered Charity 511313.

Castleneuk Guest House
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Bed & Breakfast
Castleside

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

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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.

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.

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.

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.

Macdonald Linden Hall
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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.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

The Croft exterior
Self Catering
Chathill

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

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Self Catering
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
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.

Four Poster
Book: LateRooms
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Hotel
Hexham
Spacious country hall in large grounds. Indoor swimming pool, sauna, fishing, cricket field and golf course opposite. Award-winning hotel and restaurant.
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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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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.
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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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.

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.

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.

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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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/

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.

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.

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Self Catering
Beadnell

Set in the picturesque coastal village of Beadnell, This ground floor, 4 star newly built holiday home is perfectly designed for couples looking to retreat to the famous Northumberland countryside.

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

                                           

 

View
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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.

 

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Self Catering
Hexham

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

The Lodge
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

 Base for corporate events, cycling, equestrian events, golfing, family gatherings, film crews, fishing, paraglyding, shooting parties, vintage cars, walking parties and wedding parties. Antique galleries, log fires, glamping and camping. Ample parking. Lonely Planet recommended.

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1919 Peace Celebration
Outdoor Event

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

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Caravan & Camping
Haltwhistle

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

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Vindolanda from the air
Birdoswald Roman Fort
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

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.

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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.

Walkers approaching Dunstanburgh Castle
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Heddon-on-the-Wall

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

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

 

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Self Catering
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.

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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.

Stylish lounge
Accommodation
Bamburgh

Grey Goose, Bamburgh

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

Our garden
Book online
Hotel
Blanchland

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

 

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.

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.

Outside Union Chain Bridge
Historic sites
The Union Chain Bridge spans the River Tweed between Horncliffe, Northumberland, England and Fishwick, Borders, Scotland.
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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Caravan & Camping
Beal

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

Welcome to Bog Mill Cottages
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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Simonburn

A welcoming and friendly stay awaits you in a tranquil and peaceful setting with scenic views near Hadrian's Wall.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Set literally within the dunes of Budle Bay sands, Godwit is the perfect 4 star self catering getaway for those looking for some tranquillity by the sea. With a privately owned sandy beach for all guests to enjoy, you can sit at peace within an area of outstanding natural beauty and watch the day go by and not see another soul.

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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Idingsfield lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

Idingsfield, Seahouses

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

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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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.

Ashington Market Day
Markets
Ashington

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

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.

Spacious bedrooms
Inn
Amble

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

Ashington Fayre Day
Family event
Ashington
Ashington Fayre Day, an event for the whole family to enjoy. Lots to do and see, there will be Fairground Rides, Market Stalls, Live Music, Hot & Cold Food, Facepainters, Street Entertainers, Rock Climbing Wall and much more.
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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.

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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.

Kielder castle
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

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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.

Sunny Day at Ingram
Church
Alnwick

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

Heatherslaw Light Railway
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.

View of holiday hire area of park
Caravan & Camping
Berwick-upon-Tweed

From stunning sea views, to castles and countryside, Elm Bank Coastal Park is all about fresh air, open space and recharging your batteries.

If you are looking for a fabulous week away or short break, why not hire one of our Luxury holiday homes which can cater for up to six or eight people, ideal for the perfect self catering getaway.

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!

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.
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).
Kielder Caravan Park
Caravan & Camping
Kielder

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

Estate Office lounge
Self Catering
Belford

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

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.

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.

Jazz in the Village
Music & Dance
Newbrough

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

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.

The Lodges
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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

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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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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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.

Family bushcrafts
Family event

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

Outside 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.

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.

Outside Cragside House Gardens and Estate
Historic sites
Rothbury

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

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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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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.
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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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

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.

Chesters Bath-House
Historic sites
Chollerford

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

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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.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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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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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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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

Druridge Bay Country Park
Shows & Displays

Red Row Vintage Club Annual Rally held the first weekend of August every year now in are 31st year. The club is a group of like-minded people who work year round to put on a 2 day Rally for the benefit of the local area and participants from country wide.

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

 

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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.

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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.

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.

Into the Woods: Open Exhibition
Exhibition

An open art exhibition at Woodhorn Museum exploring the theme of trees, woodlands and forests: past, present and future. Following the success of Woodhorn Museum’s inaugural open art exhibition ‘Open: Ocean’ in 2018, we are delighted to present ‘Into the Woods’, another fantastic opportunity to view work by our talented North East artists.

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.

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

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.

Andrew Major
Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

POP-UP INDOOR MARKET
Family event
Etal
POP-UP INDOOR MARKETS ​in the Bothy Bar, The Barn at BEAL www.barnatbeal.com
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!

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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Self Catering
Lesbury

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

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.

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

Outside Lindisfarne Priory
Historic sites
Holy Island

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

Wild Wednesday - Pond Dipping
Family event
Greenhead

Join Northumberland National Park Rangers for our next Wild Wednesday sessions. Be amazed and learn about the creatures that are specially adapted to live in an underwater world. Each session lasts up to one hour. All equipment provided. Accompanying adults go free.

Ecocabs Taxis Hexham
Taxi
Hexham

Hexham taxi and minibus company, offering airport and train station transfers, tours of Hadrian’s Wall and cycle and walker transfers.

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Self Catering
Lambley
This cluster of barn conversions are set within 90 acres. Close to the South Tyne River.
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Inn
Otterburn

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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

This stunning detached 4 star self catering holiday home is set in the peaceful countryside location of Dukesfield, 1 mile from the village of Bamburgh and all of its local amenities.

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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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Countryside Festival
Family event
Ponteland

Date: Sunday May 12 Time: 10am - 4pm Price: £5 per person, Under 12's - FREE Expect to see a variety of stalls selling local crafts, food and drink; a whole host of get involved activities as well as a show arena

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Bed & Breakfast
Belford

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

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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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Bohemian Rhapsody cinema under the stars
Book online
Outdoor Event
Bamburgh

Outdoor cinema event of Bohemian Rhapsody to start at sunset (approx 9pm and finish approx 11pm) within the grounds of Bamburgh Castle. Tickets are £14.50pp (Certificate 12A).

Bring your own chairs/blankets. Picnics allowed but please bring plastic cups only (no glass).  Food and drinks will be available to purchase on the night too.

Tickets can be booked EventBrite or via Bamburgh Castle's Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/BamburghCastle/

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).

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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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Celebrate Northumberland Day 2019
Family event
Langley-on-Tyne

Northumberland Day is an initiative which was launched and championed by Langley Castle Hotel and Restaurant, in Langley-on- Tyne, and which was realised thanks to the support of passionate Northumbrians, from all walks of life, who helped bring it to fruition.

The historic Woodhorn site
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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The Penthouse at South View House
Self Catering
Alnmouth

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

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…)! 

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.

Lewis Burn 8
Cycling events

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

 

 

Belsay Horse Trials
Sporting Event