VISIT BRITAIN’S MOST HAUNTED HISTORIC CASTLE

Chillingham Castle is a 13th century, Grade 1 Star-listed stronghold in Northumberland, famed for action and battles. With its fine rooms, gardens, lakes, fountains and tea rooms, the castle has an extraordinary ownership bloodline which runs back to the 1200s. Enjoy an evening of real Ghost Hunting at Chillingham Castle which is only 6.4 miles…

Saint Cuthbert’s Cave Belford

St Cuthbert’s Cave is almost on our doorstep here in Middleton, Belford, North Northumberland. It is a very pleasant 90 minute walk from the door, through woodland and farmland to the English Heritage site of Saint Cuthbert’s Cave. Click Here for More details.  

Holy Island crossing times for February 2019

Click here for crossing times The times provided are for those people who wish to use the Lindisfarne Causeway ROAD to access (or return from) Holy island. The times should be treated with caution, as local weather conditions (such as high wind) can change them. Always allow 30 minutes extra time to compensate for these…

Golf

You are spoilt for choice if you are a golfer visiting Northumberland. We have several award-winning courses right on our doorstep including courses at Alnmouth, Alnwick, Berwick, Goswick, Bamburgh and Warworth. Belford also has its own course which is located close to the A1 inland from Bamburgh, just 1 mile from our holiday accommodation. Its…

Kielder Observatory

Kielder Observatory                     Kielder Observatory is one of the most remarkable places to visit in the whole of the UK, a public astronomical observatory which is second to none, under some of the darkest skies in the world where you will find “infinite inspiration” and wonders you…

Bird Watching and The Farne Islands.

Bird watching The Farne Islands Scattered a couple of miles off the coast near the fishing port of Seahouses, this cluster of National Trust islands was declared by broadcaster David Attenborough as his favourite place in the UK to see nature at it’s best. The Farne Islands are possibly the most exciting seabird colony in…

Walking in Northumberland

Footsteps- Walking the Beauty of Northumberland, offer guided walks throughout Northumberland. They  “ ……guide you to the wilder side of the Northumberland Coast, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty famed for its golden beaches, rocky coves and magnificent coastal castles. We go deep into the hidden valleys and to the summits of the Cheviot Hills…