Flodden 500

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Flodden 500

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Corbridge

Large, late 19thC country house with splendid views southwards. Set in spacious grounds,in historic village with easy access to Hadrian's Wall, A69 and A68. Family run.

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Red Squirrel Safari
Wildlife events

Search for red squirrels and discover their way of life in a changing world. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, to track down one of Britain’s best loved animals, the red squirrel

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. 

Red Squirrel Week
Wildlife events

Join our Red Squirrel Ranger for squirrel spotting walks and squirrel themed activities in the West Wood

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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.

Market Day
Markets
Hexham

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

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.

Battlesteads outside
Book online
Hotel
Hexham

An 18thC Inn, formerly a farmhouse, in the heart of rural Northumberland close to the Roman Wall, Kielder Water and North Tyne Valley.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Semi-detached stone cottage on the outskirts of Alnwick, garden and views over farmland 3 miles to the coast. Only 1.5 miles to Alnwick Garden.

Thimble Kitchen
Self Catering
Alnwick

Thimble Cottage, a grade II listed property perfectly suited to couples with the style and feel of a traditional countryside lodge. Located within the grounds of Lemmington Hall, the property boasts a tranquil setting that is ideal for exploring the beautiful surrounding area. The historic market town of Alnwick, with Castle and Gardens is just 4 miles away with the wonderful sandy coastline a further 4 miles. To the west, Cragside, Rothbury and Northumberland National Park are all just a short journey away.

 

Bedroom
Self Catering
Belford

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

Charles Dickens House, Alnmouth
Self Catering
Alnmouth

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

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Situated within 100 yards of the beach and surrounded by rolling countryside, Campion Cottage is a wonderfully appointed 4 star self catering property situated just to the back of Beadnell Bay sand dunes.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

Just behind the golden sands of Beadnell Bay and set within the tranquil surrounds and sounds of the countryside, Clover Cottage is a 4 star self catering cottage.

Mill House
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Bed & Breakfast
Guyzance

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

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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.

Burgham Water Jump
Sporting Event
Felton

The North East's only International Horse Trials (Dressage, Cross Country & Showjumping). We play host to some of the top Olympic and World Class riders competing in a range of classes from 1* to 3*

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Self Catering
Belford

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.

Lounge
Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

A wonderfully appointed property situated just to the back of the golden sands of Beadnell Bay, Forget Me Not is a 4 star self catering cottage finished to a high standard to match its fantastic location. The picturesque village of Newton-by-the-Sea is just a short stroll away where a wonderful beach and nature reserve await.

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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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The Greyling
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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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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.

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.

Sundial Cottage, cosy lounge area
Self Catering
Amble

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

Travel through the Pennines
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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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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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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Astro Photography
Star gazing events

Have you ever wanted to take pictures of objects in space like the ones you see in magazines, newspapers and astronomy websites? No specialist knowledge is required, and we'll show you how to take amazing images using something as simple as your mobile phone.

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Great Outdoors
Kielder

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

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Self Catering
Hexham

Woodside Lodge is a contemporary and secluded 5 star Gold luxury retreat for two five miles south of Hexham. Winner of North East England Tourism Self Catering Property of the Year 2016

Short breaks of 3 or 4 nights available

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Self Catering
Seahouses

 

Sandy Toes Cottage has recently been renovated to provide sleeping accommodation for up to 6 guests in 3 bedrooms. Located just a stone’s throw from Seahouses harbour and village, it is ideally located with easy access to the popular Farne Islands, coastal walks to Bamburgh village and castle, Beadnell and days out to Holy Island and Alnwick Garden and Castle.

 

The cottage has many traditional features with exposed stone walls and is beautifully furnished with lots of lovely finishing touches.

 

Please note: Sandy Toes can be booked alongside its sister cottage, Salty Kisses to accommodate large groups. Please ask for more details.

 

There is an additional refundable damage deposit required of £150 when booking this cottage. This is refunded within 5 days from departure following the cleaners' inspection. 

 

Bed linen, towels, heating and hot water are included.

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Self Catering
Bingfield

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

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Self Catering
Haltwhistle

Stone cottages on a farm. Dogs welcome, wood burning stoves and indoor pool. Spectacular views and wildlife, north of Hadrian's Wall.

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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. 

Weddings at The Alnwick Garden
Wedding Venue
Alnwick

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

Invasion VIII
Family event
Ashington

The 8th installment of our annual Sci Fi extravanganza, INVASION will take place on Sunday 23rd July

Santa and Merlin the Giant  'reindeer'
Fairs and Fetes

Traditional festive market with over 50 food and craft stalls, inside Lady Waterford Hall in Ford Village and outside in a marquee. Music, Santa and his Clydesdale horse, range of delicious refreshments including hog roast - a great day our for all the family.

Armstrong Tour
Guided Walk/Tours

Visit the hydraulic engineering work of Lord Armstrong of Cragside and see a range of rare breed cattle and sheep.

Sean Taylor
Music & Dance
Allendale Town

London based folk/blues musician Sean Taylor is a seasoned performer and recording artist of ten years standing

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Nature and Wildlife
Bardon Mill

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

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

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Indigo & Shibori (half day)
Arts and Crafts

Discover clamping, stitching and folding techniques to create your own designs and patterns on fabric.

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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.

Chesters from the air
St Mary's at Stamfordham
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Stamfordham

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

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Restaurant
Hexham

An award winning homely 4 star Inn and Restaurant near Hexham with a secret walled garden, beautifully sunny conservatory, cosy wood burning fireplace and inviting accommodation.

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Alnwick

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

A 17thC building in the heart of a country village, offering en suites, 4-poster beds, colour TVs and evening meals by arrangement. No smoking property.

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Saturn and the Moon
Star gazing events

Join us for in-depth talks on the Moon and Saturn and a chance to observe these fascinating objects in the night sky.

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

Chopwell WoodFest
Family event
Prudhoe

A free event with lots for the whole family to do, bringing the heritage of the area to life

Hexham Abbey Roman Day
Exhibition
Hexham

Part of Hadrian's Cavalry exhibition, we celebrate Flavinus, Hexham’s famous Roman Cavalryman

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Ovington

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

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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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Coquetdale Holiday Park
Holiday Home Ownership
Rothbury

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

Errington Raey Flowers
Garden Centre
Bardon Mill

Large salt-glazed pots for garden and kitchen. Visitors can see kiln and stock area and can purchase factory seconds from the retail area.

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.

A view of Bamburgh
Self Catering Agency
Seahouses

Self catering holiday agency based in Seahouses.

The Great Hall
Wedding Venue
Matfen

Your perfect wedding day, exclusively yours at Matfen Hall

The North East’s leading four star wedding venue

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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.

Concert of traditional music
Music & Dance
Holy Island

Andy and Margaret Watchorn present a lively and informal evening of traditional tunes, songs and stories from the area

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Church
Branxton

Tranquil ancient sacred space and historically important Flodden Battlefield church.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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Self Catering
Alnwick
Two well-appointed cottages situated in a small traditional Northumberland fishing village. Built c1825. Splendid views over beach to castle.
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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.

Music Festival
Music & Dance
Alnwick

Eight days of creative performances reflecting the diverse cultural riches of the UK and wider world

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Church
Norham

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

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

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

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Percy and the Piglets
Music & Dance
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
Music from Percy and the Piglets, playing at Newbiggin Maritime Centre.
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Self Catering
Seahouses

Hastings Dairy is a traditional property with a well-finished modern interior. Originally a farm dairy house, the property now accommodates 4 guests in comfort and has some nice features such as a great sun catching balcony.

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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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Kielder Marathon
Sporting Event
Kielder

The Active Northumberland Kielder Marathon route follows an almost entirely off-road course around northern Europe’s largest man-made lake, Kielder Water.

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Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Superior two-bedroomed cottage, stunning seafront location, fully equipped kitchen, shower-room, ramped access, all on one level, off-road parking. Satelite TV and Broadband Internet access provided.

Lindisfarne Festival 2017
Festival
Berwick-upon-Tweed

Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB) overlooking the stunning Holy Island, Lindisfarne Festival invites you to experience a weekend like no other.

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

A family run guest house, Oronsay House has 5 tasteful rooms with en-suite facilities and off-street parking just 175 yards from the centre of Alnwick, the castle and the gardens.

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Hotel
Allensford

Best Western Derwent Manor Hotel enjoys a delightful rural location on the outskirts of Consett, nestled amongst 20 acres of Northumberland countryside and overlooking Derwent Valley, and yet is easily accessible from the A68.

The hotel is perfectly placed for those who want to see everything Northumberland and the North East has to offer, just 30 minutes from the vibrant cities of Newcastle and Durham, you'll have your pick of things to do. What's more, a warm welcome awaits on your return!

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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.

 

The Restaurant
Restaurant
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

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

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Church
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

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Accommodation
Seahouses

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

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

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Welcome to Linden Hall
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Hotel
Morpeth

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

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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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Kenstone Lounge
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

Sea views
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Hadrian's Wall Charity Walk
Guided Walk/Tours
Greenhead
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Self Catering
Elsdon

This cozy two-bed roomed cottage is a perfect base for couples or families with small children wanting to explore Northumberland.

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Callaly Cottage
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Beautifully tranquil in idyllic countryside by Thrunton woods. Light & spacious ensuite rooms. Offering B&B, massage therapies & packed lunches.  Recommended by Country Living. 

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Self Catering
Morpeth

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

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Newton-by-the-Sea

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

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!

Newbiggin Maritime Centre
Museums and galleries
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Newbiggin Maritime Centre, on the beautiful Northumberland coastline, offers a unique experience for visitors with a museum, a café and a shop.

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Carriages
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Bellingham

CARRIAGES TEA ROOM BELLINGHAM

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The Forge front garden
Self Catering
Rothbury
Luxury converted barns with fascinating history. Located in breathtaking open countryside near Simonside Hills. Opulent interiors. Wood-burning stoves. Tennis court.
Fine dining
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Warkworth

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

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Coquetfest
Music & Dance

Coquetfest is a 4 day festival of music, beer, beach and food with attractions for the whole family.

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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.

Apartment
Self Catering
Seahouses

Drift Away is one of four newly built apartments ideally located in the centre of Seahouses. The 4 star self catering design and location have been developed with holidaying family/friends in mind.

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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.

Eco printing & Shibori (2 days)
Arts and Crafts

Eco printing is perhaps best described as natural printing, the colours and outlines obtained are from the plants themselves

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Hotel
Alnwick

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

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Springhill Farm Holiday Accommodation
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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

AONB Award for Excellence Winners.

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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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Church
Lowick

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

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Self Catering
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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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
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.

Helicopter Flying Lesson
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Corbridge
Historic sites
Corbridge

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

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Beachcombers Retreat, great views from the balcony
Self Catering
Amble

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

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

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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton

Sorbietrees is a beautiful Georgian farmhouse with many original features in a tranquil location with outstanding views and abundant wildlife where a warm welcome and homely atmosphere awaits you. 

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Tourist Information Point
Hexham
Community and Visitor Information Point providing information about attractions and tourist accommodation in Northumberland. Information on the history and attractions of the Haydon Bridge area including the John Martin Trail. Internet access/wi-fi.
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Arts & Crafts Shop
Berwick-upon-Tweed

New gallery by the docks in Tweedmouth on the south bank of the River Tweed

 

paintings :: prints :: cards :: inspiration 

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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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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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Picnic on the lawn
Self Catering
Langley-on-Tyne

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

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Gift Shop
Amble

Set in a delightful location on the Harbour in the traditional town of Amble, the Harbour Village offers shopping by the sea with a difference. Our 15 Individually run Retail Pods offer a range of Art, crafts, gifts, accessories, food & drink; The Northumberland Seafood Centre sells fresh, seasonal local fish 7 days per week; and the newly opened Lobster Hatchery, helps to sustain to local lobster population whilst educating visitors on the lifecycle of a lobster.

With various events planned throughout the year, Amble Harbour Village is the perfect place to eat, relax and shop!

Rangers Favourite Walk
Guided Walk/Tours
Hexham

One of the Ranger's favorite walks, this follows a circular route passing magnificent meadows and babbling burns. 

Weaving on a Peg Loom
Arts and Crafts
Learn easy weaving with a peg loom and make a beautiful mat, wall hanging or maybe a small cushion cover with colourful plant dyed wool. Lots of colours and textures to explore. Also if time allows, find out how to make cord using a lucet. I
Concert of traditional music
Music & Dance
Lucker

Andy and Margaret Watchorn present a lively and informal evening of traditional tunes, songs and stories from the area

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.

The Percy Country Dog and Hound Show
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

 

 

National Theatre: Angels in America P1 Millenium Approaches
Shows & Displays

This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott.

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Natural Dyes
Arts and Crafts

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

Crookhouse Mill
Self Catering
Wooler

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

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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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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.

The Racecourse Lodge
Self Catering
Hexham

Situated 2½ miles from the historic market town of Hexham, our unique self-catering lodge is located within the Hexham Racecourse complex with a backdrop of magnificent scenery.

Museum Front
Family Attraction
Haltwhistle

Watch and clock museum, gift shop and repair specialist. The museum is based around the local children's stories of Mr George the clock man. Includes a large collection of mechanical watches and clocks through the ages plus tools and parts. Children's activities throughout.

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Gift shop stocking novelty toys, restored antique clocks and more.

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Holy Trinity First School Summer Show 2017
Shows & Displays

Talented children of Holy Trinity Church of England Aided First School, Berwick-upon-Tweed return for their annual theatrical production.

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Food Event

The annual Berwick Food and Beer Festival is back on 2nd-3rd September 2017. 

The Beer Festival opens with 'Meet the Brewers' 7pm on Friday 1st, and the Food Festival opens 10am on Saturday. Now in its TENTH year, the event attracts thousands of visitors from around the UK.

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Self Catering
Amble

These 19thC stone built properties, lie in peaceful area near the harbour and restored pier. Explore Northumberland's beautiful countryside and varied attractions.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

Farne Retreat Living Room
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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.

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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.

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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Swan at Hauxley
Nature and Wildlife
Amble

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

 

Minibeast Safari
Family event
Greenhead

Come along and discover the multitude of minibeasts who live down in the grass and amongst the flowers. 

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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Mestival 2017
Sporting Event
Hexham

Run or crawl (your choice!) your way around the grounds of Hesleyside Hall, the stunning backdrop for Mestival 2017.

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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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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed

 The Roxburgh is family owned and ran by Eileen and Jimmy Calder.

Situated by the beach in the Spittal area of historic Berwick-upon-Tweed, the Roxburgh is a delightful bed and breakfast ideal for exploring the unspoilt coastline. The picturesque towns and villages of Northumberland are the perfect places to explore or relax.

All our rooms are comfortable and spacious, and come complete with satellite TV, tea/coffee and a hair dryer.

A hearty breakfast is included in your stay, and special diets can be catered for (please inform us in advance).

Walkers and cyclists are welcome!

 

 

 

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Bed & Breakfast
Rothbury

In the picturesque Coquet Valley, overlooking the Cheviot Hills, this gold award farmhouse has a 15thC pele tower and was a 'Drovers Inn' in the 19thC within The Northumberland National Park. Two miles south west of Rothbury.

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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.

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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Outside Dunstanburgh Castle
Historic sites
Craster

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

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Exhibition

The new exhibition in the Billiard Room offers the opportunity to visit the hotel and see some inspiring photography

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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

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Autumn Craft Fair
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
Craft Fair down at Newbiggin Maritime Centre
Secluded beaches
Great Outdoors
Newton-by-the-Sea
Dramatic views, sandy beaches and iconic castles - this is the essence of Northumberland's coast. Our coast is recognised by experts as a place where you will come across some rare and endangered wildlife.
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Falstone

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

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Grill Bar
Restaurant
Alnwick

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

Kielder 4x4 Safari
Outdoor Event
Kielder

A day of guided trail blazing in the heart of Kielder Forest in your own 4x4. 

Autumn Art
Family event
Greenhead

Join us at half term for autumn art in Northumberland National Park. Come have a go at making some nature-inspired art!

Paintballing with AllOut Adventures
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Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

5 Star Gold Award Breakfast Award luxury B&B, with private parking only 400 yards from the sea, set in its own grounds.

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Rye Hill Farmhouse
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Self Catering
Slaley

The cottage, set on a small working farm, has 3 en suite bedrooms - one with wheelchair access. The living area leads to a patio garden.

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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
Craster

This truly unique and charming Grade II listed building stands in an idyllic and desirable location on the Northumberland coast. Set in a superb position on the cliff edge with sandy cove below with wonderful views.

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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.

St Michaels Church in Alnwick
Church
Alnwick

Spacious perpendicular style church with many medieval features, e.g., Hotspur pillar. 1464 charter of Henry VI that two 'burgesses' of Alnwick rebuilt their church. Patronage of Dukes of Northumberland; Percy connection.

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Self Catering
Embleton

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

Pop Up Market
Food Event

Pop-up indoor market in Etal Village Hall, every Wednesday & Thursday 11am-3pm during July and August.  Lots of local produce.  

Summer house opposite cottage
Self Catering
Humshaugh

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

 

Stunning views from Dene View Cottage
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Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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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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Hotel
Seahouses

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

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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The Old School House
Bed & Breakfast
Cornhill-on-Tweed

In tranquil setting, we are situated perfectly for exploring Northumberland/Scottish Borders. Offering genuine Northumbrian hospitality, comfort and laudable home cooking.

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Halloween Week
Family event

Enjoy a spooktacular week of fun at Ford & Etal celebrating hallowe'en - terrorific treats for kids in costume too!

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Tourist Information Point
Morpeth

Northumberland National Park Authority and Shepherds Walks have joined forces to keep visitor information available for the new season at the Coquetdale Centre in Rothbury.

Clockmakers
Music & Dance
Alwinton

Mike Walker, Iain Dixon and Les Chisnall form the Clockmakers who's programme recognizes no boundaries between the different musical genres

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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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The Willows Super Pitches
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Caravan & Camping
Belford

Family run 5 star static, touring and camping park with CaSSOA Gold Star rated indoor and outdoor storage facility. Awarded Campsite of the Year North East 2014

Cresswell Druridge Bay
Caravan & Camping
Cresswell

 

Located at the end of the beautiful six-mile stretch of sweeping sand that is Druridge Bay in the North East.

 

Cresswell Towers is a friendly, quaint park that is perfect for relaxing family holidays.

 

Dog Friendly

 

Awarded Gold David Bellamy Conservation 2016-7

 



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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Self Catering
Alnmouth
Stone-built farm cottages. Lovely rural surroundings only 1 mile from Alnmouth. Well-furnished and equipped.
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1 Smugglers Cove, cosy log burner
Self Catering
Beadnell

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

 

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.

Prince Amir and Nazreddin
Family event

Join talkative Prince Amir, one of the three wise meerkat kings, following a star atop his grumpy camel Nazreddin.

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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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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Stone House is a wonderfully located detached property within the ever desirable Bamburgh Village, with sea views extending towards Holy Island and just a few minutes walk to the golden sandy beach, historic castle and all the village amenities - including a host of shops, pubs and restaurants.

The property sleeps up to 8 guest comfortably within its 4 spacious bedrooms.

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.

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Beyond the End of the Road
Music & Dance
Morpeth

A Unique Northumberland Musical and Midsummer Shindig. When the city meets the Northumberland countryside, all is not what it seems…

A Year in Review
Star gazing events

2017 was a spendid year in the cosmos and we had a wonderful time explaining it all to our guests.

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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.

Amble harbour
Markets
Amble

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

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.

Lounge
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Self Catering
Alnmouth

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

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

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

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Self Catering
Seahouses

Fisherman's Creeve is one of four newly built apartments ideally located in the centre of Seahouses. The 4 star self catering design and location have been developed with holidaying family/friends in mind. 

Links View B & B
Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Links View Bed and Breakfast is located in Seahouses  offering luxurious accommodation consisting of stylish bedrooms and sophisticated ensuite for couples or individuals to enjoy the fantastic Northumberland Coastline.

Boat Inn Kielder
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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Meerkats at Kirkley
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Benfield cottage, Morebattle
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Self Catering

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

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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.
Vintage Car Rally
Outdoor Event
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
A vintage Car Rally showing prewar automobiles. This event will take place at the Maritime Centre car park.
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
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.

Nature Tour with Poker Players
Wildlife events

Explore the beautiful nature of Northumberland with us! All Poker Players are invited!

Acorn Academy
Family event

Professor Bramble the Badger pushes a beautiful gypsy cart which he uses as his mobile class room.

Turma!
Family event
Gilsland
On Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 July witness the dramatic sight of 30 cavalrymen performing intricate manoeuvres and showcasing their skills with spears and other weapons in ‘Turma! Hadrian’s Cavalry Charge in Carlisle. See Bitts Park transformed i
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.

Family fun at Woodhorn
Museums and galleries
Ashington

From coal mining communities to contemporary art: discover a proud past, The Pitmen Painters and the best in art and heritage at Northumberland's biggest museum.

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Wiggle Northern Angel Sportive
Sporting Event
Newcastle Upon Tyne

The Wiggle Northern Angel Sportive takes in the best sprawling Northumberland National Park roads, and plays host to a selection of climbs that will put your training to the test.

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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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Accommodation
Hexham

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

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Orion
Star gazing events

The giant constellation of Orion has been rcecognised throughout millennia as one of the most inspiring sights of the night sky.

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Bamburgh

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

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Self Catering
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.

ARMSTRONG HOUSE
Bed & Breakfast
Bamburgh

Armstrong House is overlooked by Bamburgh Castle 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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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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.

 

Bats & Pizza Night for Grown Ups
Outdoor Event
Greenhaugh

Camp-fire, pizzas and friends under the stars... there are few better ways to spend a summer evening!

The Coach House
Hotel
Otterburn

Relax and unwind in our beautiful Grade II listed property set in stunning deer park & woodland; in the heart of Northumberland National Park.

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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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Self Catering
Sparty Lea

Rebuilt barn, now detached, 3 bedroomed stone cottage, with beautiful views of the Allendale Valley and beyond.

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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The Granary lounge
Self Catering
Rothbury

With an exceptionally warm welcome in a pet-friendly cottage you can stay in this fantastic character property on the National Trust's Cragside Estate.

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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

Situated just a stone’s throw from the breathtaking beach, behind the sand dunes of Beadnell Bay, you will find The Annexe, a beautifully presented one bedroom cottage for two.

Moving into Wallington
Exhibition

Discover how the Trevelyans turned the house at Wallington into a home when they moved in.

AN EVENING WITH JOEY LANDRETH
Music & Dance

Ashington Town Council is pleased to be able to now announce a major coup in presenting AN EVENING WITH JOEY LANDRETH

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.

Sitting room
Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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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. We have a range of Maps and books for sale.

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Self Catering
Tarset

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

The Gruffalo Spotter
Outdoor Event

The Gruffalo adventure has returned to Kielder Water and Forest Park. The amazing App (download before you leave home) will bring this trail alive for you and your family.

The trail is already a hit with families as you will find our fantastic Gruffalo, Gruffalo’s Child and Stickman sculptures along the way- it really is a great trail for all the family and we also have a fantastic bird hide shelter on the route- so even on a rainy day you can picnic in the forest and conjure up some lunchtime fun with the little ones.

Boathouse cottage and river
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Self Catering
Norham

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

Heron's Beck, lovely dining area
Self Catering
Druridge Bay

Heron’s Beck is a modern and spacious holiday home with four bedrooms and sleeps up to 7 plus 1.

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.

 
 
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

Go Batty in Autumn
Family event
Ingram

Wild Wednesdays are a way for children to explore, play, discover and enjoy Northumberland National Park. This Wild Wednesday is about bats. 

Summer Food & Craft Fair
Family event

Fun for all the family. Kirkharle Courtyards section of craft and gift shops are hosting Bernicia Creative's Summer Food & Craft Fair.

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Wall

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

Alnwick Castle
Arts & Crafts Shop
Ponteland

Alan Reed specialises in painting landscapes, cityscapes, portraits, sport and figurative work. Paintings and prints of Northumberland can be seen in his Studio & Gallery in Ponteland where we welcome you with fresh coffee.

He teaches on our Luxury Painting Holidays in Italy. 

 

Rock Moor Farm Cottage, open spacious living area
Self Catering
Rock

Rock Moor Farm Cottage provides a perfect base from which to explore Northumberland’s coast and countryside. Sleeping up to 6 guests, this cottage is surrounded by stunning open countryside and yet is just over 10 minutes from the nearest beach at Embleton and Low Newton. Easily accessible from the A1, Rock Moor Farm Cottage is ideal for travelling to top attractions such as Bamburgh Castle, Alnwick Castle and Gardens and Holy Island which is rich in heritage and is home to St Aidan’s Brewery, which makes the famous Lindisfarne Mead.

This cosy cottage has wood flooring throughout and offers spacious downstairs open plan living accommodation with views out into the enclosed back garden. There is a log burning stove and great family entertainment with WIFi facilities and a table football. There is off road parking for two cars and an electric charging point.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Part of the Heather House collection of properties situated just above Budle Bay, Pipistrelle provides extremely comfortable living for up to 6 guests (or 8 with the use of the double sofa bed in the master) with fantastic panoramic views of Budle Bay and up the coast to Holy Island.

The Grey Bull
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Bed & Breakfast
Haltwhistle

Award winning 6 En-Suite Bedroom 4 star Bed & Breakfast close to Hadrians Wall

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Bellshill Farm
Nature and Wildlife
Belford

North Bellshill farm situated in North Northumberland over looking the coastline, Lindisfarne and Bamburgh castle.  With Farm trail/Education Centre

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Self Catering
Hexham

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

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Courtyard
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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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Double Room
Hotel
Otterburn

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

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

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

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Holy Cross
Church
Haltwhistle

Beautiful ancient church with fabulous stained glass.

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Bed & Breakfast
Haltwhistle

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

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Derwent View Cottage
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Self Catering

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

Christmas Lat Night Dark Skies
Star gazing events

A festive deep sky get together and a chance to let those festive spirits fly, tonight we will guide you through the deep distant universe...

Wyndgrove House
Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

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

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

Glendale Festival
Family event
Wooler

Glendale Festival starts with a Family Fun day on Saturday, followed by live music and street entertainment on Sunday.

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.

CURATOR LED ART TOUR
Outdoor Event

Find out about Kielder’s art and architecture programme directly from experienced curator Peter Sharpe  Advanced booking essential

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Self Catering
Lowick

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

Autumn Scene of St Cuthberts
Church
Greenhead

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

Twin Room
Bed & Breakfast
Belford
A family-run farm, nestling between the magnificent Northumberland coastline and the Cheviot Hills, 2.5 miles from the village of Belford.
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Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Gable Cottage, Seahouses
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

Kielder Trail Reavers
Outdoor Event
Kielder

We are a voluntary group of enthusiastic mountain bikers who maintain and build the Mountain Bike trails at Kielder.  We meet up once a month and all volunteers are welcome.

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.

Edilbe wild plants
Tours, Tour Guides and Courses
Greenhaugh

 

Wild food foraging days. Take a walk on the wild side and learn how to forage and prepare wild food.
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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Bed & Breakfast
Greenhead

A warm welcome, comfortable accommodation and a delicious breakfast await you, right by Hadrian's Wall Trail, Pennine Way and Cycle Route 72.

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Yurt
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Caravan & Camping
Bellingham

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

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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Self Catering
Seahouses

Puffin Place was formerly part of the old smokery, but has been tastefully converted and modernised into a comfortable and well-equipped holiday home. This 3 star self catering holiday home from home has a warm and inviting feel and is perfectly suited for both small families and couples.

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Self Catering
Haltwhistle

The Goose Barn is a two bedroom, two bathroom converted barn on a small working farm in the Northumberland National Park. Less than a mile from the National Trail and awarded ‘Four Star Gold’ in Spring 2011.

Hayloft
Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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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. 

Calico Barn Cycle Bunkhouse
Hostel
Druridge Bay

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

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

Poppy Cottage
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Self Catering
Belford

The ideal destination for romantic getaways in the countryside.

Breaks for 2 offer couples the chance to swap the stresses of everyday life for a relaxing, rural retreat.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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Accommodation
Seahouses

Tucked away along a lane in the older part of Seahouses, Little Cottage is a cosy bolthole in which to relax and enjoy a traditional seaside holiday. The cottage has recently been fully renovated and benefits from a pretty cottage garden with a paved area, perfect for relaxing on warm summer evenings. The focal point of the lounge is an impressive stone inglenook fireplace with a wood burning stove.

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Self Catering
Alnwick

A real taste of Northumberland’s unspoilt countryside, Old Mill is situated within the idyllic Breamish Valley on the edge of the Cheviot Hills, and just 2 miles away from Northumberland National Park Visitor Centre and nature reserve. 

Relax in this spacious and comfortable lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

White Sails enjoys a central location in the heart of Seahouses within a minute’s walk of the harbour, beach and all the village amenities making it the perfect choice for those wanting a traditional seaside holiday sleeping up to 6 people. Ideal for large families or a group of friends as there are 3 bedrooms, 2 with ensuite and a family bathroom.

Star trails
Science and Technology
Kielder

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

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The Tower House Gallery
Arts and Crafts

Paintings and prints, ceramics, photography, woodcarvings, jewellery, bronze work, mosaics and glass art are all featured in the work for sale

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Self Catering
Morpeth

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

Jams
Outdoor Event
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Traditional farmers market held every 3rd Sunday in the month at the spectacular Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre.

Assisted Abseil
Adventure Sports
Kielder

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

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Dior Makeup Demonstration with Jamie Coombes
Food Event
Newcastle Upon Tyne

Dior International Makeup Artist, Jamie Coombes gives an exclusive, complimentary makeup demonstration and insight into current trends.

Chickens roasting on the fire
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Blanchland

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

 

Flower Fun Day
Family event
Greenhead

Follow a self-led trail discovering some of the beautiful flowers that can be found at Walltown in Northumberland National Park.

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.

Front of Castle
Morpeth Chantry
Arts & Crafts Shop
Morpeth
The 13th Century Morpeth Chantry is home to an extensive collection of traditional, and contemporary, Northumbrian Arts, Crafts and Music. There is a wonderful variety of locally produced, and handmade gifts, books and music.
Hexham Abbey Flower Festival
Shows & Displays

Taking place over the 21st - 23rd July, it is a celebration of colour, nature and creativity, with over 40 displays.

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

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

Birdoswald section of the wall
Historic sites
Gilsland

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

Northumberlandia near Cramlington
Sightseeing and Leisure
Blagdon

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

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Kielder Caravan Park
Caravan & Camping
Kielder

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

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.
 

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. 

Bridge End Cottage, Rothbury, spacious garden
Self Catering
Rothbury

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

Front View
Bed & Breakfast
Alnwick

Cedar Cabin is a new, fully heated and insulated, quality Swedish log cabin with fantastic views from the deck of the North Northumberland coastline.

Tweed
Book: Supercontrol
Self Catering
Berwick-upon-Tweed

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

 

Felton & Thirston Fair
Shows & Displays
Morpeth

A traditional village fair with something for everyone.

Bats & Pizzas Night for Families
Family event
Greenhaugh

Fancy doing something a little wild with your family? Then join Wild Intrigue guides Heather and Cain on a Bats & Pizza Night at Wild Northumbrian!

Treemendous
Family event

Towering over The Alnwick Garden these trees are guaranteed to grab attention. Fully mobile and armed with tree-mendous humour.

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

Luxury cottages in a wooded valley on the banks of the River Coquet.

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Self Catering
Haltwhistle

Comfortable cottages on working stock farm where children are encouraged to have hands-on experience. Beautiful walks in Pennine countryside.

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Aurora Show lodge
Book online
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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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Lounge
Self Catering
Waren Mill

Eider Cottage is a charming converted miller’s cottage situated within the hamlet of Waren Mill, on the edge of Budle Bay. Wonderful views, wildlife and walks are easy to find within the surrounding area.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

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

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.

Stunning Views
Family Attraction
Cornhill-on-Tweed

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

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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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

The Beach House is praised for its relaxed and stress-free atmosphere, which the owners, Malcolm and Hazel, have striven to create. The Beach House is positioned a 5 mins walk away from the busy Village overlooks the Sea with the Farne Islands

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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 27 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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Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Alnwick

Set in the most scenic countryside with outstanding views of 13thC Edlingham Castle and Victorian viaduct, Garden Cottage sleeps 2 (one double bedroom), no steps, own garden. It is equidistant between Alnwick and Rothbury. Lumbylaw Cottage is also available which sleeps 6.

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Hotel
Matfen

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

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Treehouse
Wedding Venue
Alnwick

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

 

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

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

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Pubs, Bars & Inns
Hexham
Country inn near Kielder Water. Morning coffee, bar lunches and dinners. AA, ETB and VB 4 diamonds Silver award.
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For the family
Museums and galleries
Berwick-upon-Tweed

The museum is housed in the historic Berwick Barracks and contains historical town artefacts and part of Sir William Burrel's art collection.

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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 Lantern Walk 2017
Outdoor Event
Newcastle Upon Tyne

This July, St Oswald’s Hospice will be joined by hundreds of people from across the region, on a very special walk in memory of our loved ones.

Bee Hill House
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Self Catering
Beal

Our three cottages are all detached and stone built with their own private parking areas, patios  and gardens. Ideally situated within 3 miles of Holy Island . Our cottages boast wonderful views over open countryside and are located on a cycle track. They are located within walking distance of The Barn at Beal and The Lindisfarne Inn. 

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Bed & Breakfast
Alnmouth
Spacious farmhouse with beautiful views of Alnmouth and Warkworth Bay 2 miles away. A warm welcome is assured great breakfasts with a Northumberland flavour.
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Bed & Breakfast
Berwick-upon-Tweed
A warm welcome awaits you, providing en-suite facilities, in the centre of town, close to all shops and amenities.
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Self Catering
Newton-by-the-Sea

The Granary is located at the ever popular Link House Farm. The sandy shore of Beadnell Bay is just a minutes walk from the property, yet it still retains a wonderfully enclosed country garden which acts as a great breeze free, sun trap.

Breakfast Room
Bed & Breakfast
Gilsland

Superb 23 bed space accommodation set in spectacular open countryside to the west of the Heart of Hadrian's Wall Country. Good service, good food and good fun to be enjoyed when you stay with us. Enjoy our outdoor Hot Tub and "The Nook" honesty bar. If you want something different contact us to discuss" Bush Nook Bespoke" a tailored multi night stay.

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Newt Cottage at Hunting Hall
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Self Catering
Beal

Discover a holiday to treasure at Hunting Hall Farms very special, award-winning, green holiday cottages. Tucked away near Holy Island, these picture-postcard stone cottages stand in beautiful country gardens.

The Barn & The Cowshed
Self Catering
Slaggyford

 

Spread across 1000 acres of rolling countryside, a stay at the Barns promises a luxury escape in an AONB.

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

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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.

Great North Bike Ride 2017
Cycling event

Charity cycle ride 60 miles of beautiful Northumbrian coastline.

Squawk
Family event

Meet adventurer Captain Jon Voyage and his avian amigos, two vibrant birds in all the colours of the rainbow.

The secret life of a haymeadow
Family event
Greenhead

Come take a look at the huge variety of flowers and insects to be found in one of Northumberland's best hay meadows.

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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.

Xmas Craft Fair
Arts and Crafts
Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
Newbiggin Maritime Centre Xmas Craft Fair. for more info on booking call into the Centre or ring 01670 811951.
Treehouse interior
Restaurant
Alnwick

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

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Hadrian's Cavalry
Family event
Bardon Mill
Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site will host a major new exhibition in 2017 celebrating the cavalry regiments that once guarded this famous North West frontier of the mighty Roman Empire. Taking place from Saturday 8 April to Sunday 10 September
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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.

Bedroom
Self Catering
Beadnell

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

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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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Airship Northstar
Shows & Displays
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Impossible Gears is running Airship Northstar2 this July. The most Northerly steampunk festival in Britain, the weekend is a celebration of all things steampunk!

The Battle of Orgreave
Exhibition
Ashington

Woodhorn Museum's colliery site provides a poignant environment to experience Jeremy Deller's artwork about the Battle of Orgreave.

St Cuthbert's House, Seahouses
Book online
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Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

Awarded 'England's Best B&B 2014' by VisitEngland - 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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Magnificent Milky Way
Star gazing events

The magnificent Milky Way... our home in the Universe!

Holy Trinity, Old Bewick
Church
Alnwick

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

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.

Living/Dining Room
Book: Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Rothbury

A newly renovated and luxurious one bedroom stone cottage, located in the heart of the beautiful village of Rothbury, Northumberland. VisitEngland 4 Star with Gold Award. Free Wi-Fi. Nespresso Coffee Machine.  Plenty of on-street parking outside the cottage. On the edge of the National Park. An ideal romantic retreat.

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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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RAF Spitfire
Shows & Displays
Morpeth

A spectacular summer event like you've never seen before in Northumberland for the whole family to enjoy. 

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Accommodation
Rochester

Romantic Retreat. Petty Knowes Cottage is the quintessential rural hideaway for couples. Perched above the small village of Rochester it commands breathtaking uninterrupted views across the Northumberland National Park.

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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.

Sunnyhills
Delicatessen & Farm Shop
Belford

A family owned & run Farm Shop, Cafe, Gift Shop, Deli & Ice Cream Parlour! We are passionate about bringing you local Northumbrian produce.

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Northumbria History Tour Package
Guided Walk/Tours

From hadrian to Victoria! Join us for a Camping Package that includes 2 historical daytrips/tours.

Cannon and castle
Historic sites
Chillingham

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

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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.
Firwood
Bed & Breakfast
Wooler

A very warm welcome to Firwood from Mike and Beth Mills. We offer peace and tranquillity, a touch of style and luxury, with homely comforts and delicious breakfasts.

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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

 

Leonids
Star gazing events

Join us at Kielder Observatory for the famous Leonid Meteor Shower, every year the atmosphere of the earth is peppered with comet dust.

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Self Catering
Lucker

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

Eco printing, natural dyes & Shibori
Arts and Crafts

Eco printing is perhaps best described as natural printing, the colours and outlines obtained are from the plants themselves

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
Lucker

Part of a fabulous collection of properties at Lucker Hall Steadings, positioned within the heart of Lucker Village. Gone to Ground is a cosy one bedroom ground level property that is perfect for holidaying couples looking to relax in quiet environment.

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

We provide bespoke coach and walking trips around Northumberland for small or large groups/Societies. Create your own tour or choose from a list, such as a guided coach trip to Kielder Observatory, a coastal walk from Craster to Dunstanburgh Castle or even a visit to Alnwick Castle (‘Hogwarts’ for Harry Potter fans).

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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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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Bellingham Bridge
Tourist Information Centre
Bellingham

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

Aurora over Kielder Observatory
Shows & Displays

The Northern Lights! What are they? How do we see them? They have influenced fairy tales and folklore for millennia, shaped communites and religious beliefs, provided civilisations with incredible stories of galant valour and past spirits

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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.

Vale View
Self Catering
Glanton

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

Stonecrop Cottage
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Self Catering
Alwinton

Converted 19thC stone granary, situated in the picturesque village of Alwinton, within the Northumbria National Park and 8 miles from the town of Rothbury.

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Self Catering
Bamburgh

Pepperclose Cottage is a Northumberland self catering cottage in Bamburgh. This 5 star self catering cottage is only a minute’s walk from the centre of Bamburgh. Find more accomodation on the official tourist info site for Northumberaland

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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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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.

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.

Picnic bench
Great Outdoors
Kielder

Kielder Castle Visitor Centre is open all year round, 10am to 5pm (11am opening for exhibition Now to March) . Kielder Castle is the visitor centre for Kielder Forest. Features include information centre, tearoom and exhibitions about forestry and conservation. Bike hire available.

Lounge
Self Catering
Seahouses

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

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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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Haltwhistle Market Day
Markets
Haltwhistle

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

 

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

 

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Seahouses

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

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Self Catering
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. 

National Meadows Day
Wildlife events
Come to hear stories of magical meadows, join in with crafts and have a walk to see the wild flowers around Northumberlandia. Bring appropriate footwear and clothing. Free event, donations welcome. This is a Save our Magnificent Meadows
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Self Catering
Warkworth

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

 

 

 

Outside RNLI Grace Darling Museum
Museums and galleries
Bamburgh
A museum dedicated to Grace Darling and her family, as well as all those who Save Lives at Sea.
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All you want to know about bats!
Outdoor Event
Greenhead

National Park Ecologist Gill Thompson and bat expert Tina Wiffin will tell us about bats, before a short walk to Thirwell Castle. 

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.

The Wellwood
Inn
Amble

Luxurious en-suite accommodation on the beautiful Northumberland Coastline. In house bar and restaurant serving home cooked food & real ales.

Thornbrae Lodge, exterior
Self Catering
Alnwick

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

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.

 

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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.

Panhaven lounge with wonderful views of Coquet Island
Self Catering
Amble

Panhaven is a newly refurbished apartment set in a quiet location in the popular fishing village of Amble. It boasts fabulous coastal views including those of Coquet Island from both inside and outside the property. Panhaven comfortably sleeps up to 5/6 guests in 3 bedrooms and has allocated parking for one car.

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Book: Supercontrol
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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.

Jingle Bells
Family event

Celebrate the wonder of Christmas by getting up close with these festive characters, starring Crumpet the elf and Blitsen the reindeer.

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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.

Cottages in Northumberland
Self Catering Agency
Jesmond

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

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.

Garden
Book: Supercontrol
Bed & Breakfast
Seahouses

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

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Heatherslaw Cornmill
Family event
Cornhill-on-Tweed

Fabulous summer holiday hands-on activity sessions at Heatherslaw Cornmill every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday throughout July and August! Grind some flour, make your own bread to take home.

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.
Table view from 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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Allen Valley Crafted Miracles
Arts and Crafts
Hexham

13 scenes from the Gospels crafted by churches, schools and community groups in the Allen Valleys

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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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Family Astronomy
Star gazing events

Family astronomy at Kielder Observatory: what is it all about? Well, the skies, the Universe and everything that is in it! Tonight you sit back, relax and listen to your kids amaze you! Watch their faces as they get more and more interested in the topic as we whizz them through the Universe at breakneck speed,

Straker Chalet at dusk
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Self Catering
Kielder

Fully accessible, comfortable Scandanavian lodges set in the beautiful Kielder Water & Forest Park and close to the tranquil shores of Kielder Water. Activities and home cooked meals are also available.

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Grove House, garden
Self Catering
Bamburgh

Grove House is a spectacularly refurbished 19th Century property just a stone's throw from the beautiful and iconic Bamburgh Castle. 

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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Beau monde
Spa
Lucker

Beau Salon & Spa is a luxurious facilities in the tranquil village of Lucker 

Etal Show Flowers
Shows & Displays

Now in it's 81st year this annual event combines the traditions of a village show with modern classes and entertainment.

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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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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

Outside Union Chain Bridge
Historic sites
The Union Chain Bridge spans the River Tweed between Horncliffe, Northumberland, England and Fishwick, Borders, Scotland.
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Dunstanburgh Castle taken from the balcony at Upabove
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Self Catering
Embleton

Utopian retreat for the discerning. Unique village hideaway with 15 miles unsurpassable coastal views. Ultimate in comfort and tranquillity. Free heating.

Osprey
Outdoor Event

Find us behind the Boat Inn restaurant, Leaplish and observe the birds on the nest using telescopes and live nestcam