Northumberland Coast

Local Area

Explore the local attractions in Northumberland

Northumberland is famous for its unspoilt beauty and has probably one of the most picturesque coastline and areas of countryside in the whole of England. Here are a few suggestions of castles, gardens and other attractions to fill your days on this North East coastline. You’ll have to come back again to do them all!

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Bamburgh Castle

This beautiful castle, overlooking the beach is a must go and see.

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Dunstanburgh Castle

Lovely walk to this ruin from Craster harbour.

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Chillingham Castle

Reported to be one of the most haunted castles in the country, home to the Chillingham Wild Cattle.

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The Alnwick Garden

Home to one of the largest wooden tree houses, grand cascade and the Poison Garden.

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Howick Hall & Arboretum

Enjoy woodland walks and relax in the Earl Grey Tea Room.

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Horse Riding

Slate Hall Riding Centre at Seahouses, welcomes riders of all ability levels and has a selection of horses and ponies which specialise in beach rides.

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Seahouses

Fishing harbour, boat trips to The Farne Islands

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Cragside House & Gardens

The world’s first hydroelectically lit house, Rothbury.

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Golf

Bamburgh Castle Golf Club welcomes visitors (18 hole/par 68) please visit website to book.

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Lundgren Tours

Award winning private tour operator covering Nothumberland and further afield.

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Northumberland Eats

Eating out in Northumberland guide.

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KA Kitesurfing

Based in Beadnell Northumberland KA Adventure Sports is a recognised school in Kitesurfing, Stand Up Paddle Boarding and Coasteering. The activities all taking place in the most superb locations along the Northumberland coastline.