Northumberland Coast

The North Sea coast of Northumberland and Berwickshire is a landscape of unspoilt sandy beaches, rugged cliffs, coastal castles and lively fishing settlements. Along this coast wild flowers grow in abundance on the sand dunes, wading birds comb the strand, and the dramatic ruins of coastal castles stand tall on the skyline. Inland the Cheviot Hills provide wild and windswept walking at its very best.

 

St Abb's Harbour on the Berwickshire Coast

 

The Northumberland Coast is rich in history. Lindisfarne on Holy Island was one of the foremost ‘cradles of Christianity; there are mighty castles which date from mediaeval times at Dunstanburgh and Bamburgh; and in 1838 the mountainous seas off the nearby Farne Islands were the scene of Grace Darling’s heroic rescue of mariners in distress.

 

View of Alnmouth across the sand dunes, with a large wooden cross in the foreground

 

Guests on these tours will be able to enjoy several stretches of this wonderful coastline, the highlights being the beautiful villages of Craster, Low-Newton-by-the-Sea and Beadnell Bay; the rugged and dramatic cliffs of St Abbs Head and the dramatic views across the tidal sands to Lindisfarne. An exhilarating walk through the wild moorland and hill scenery of the Cheviots will add variety to the tour.

Bed & Breakfast option

Your holiday on the Northumberland Coast will be based at a comfortable family-run guest house in the scenic village of Bamburgh. Your room will have ensuite bathroom facilities and you will have a choice of continental or full English breakfast. Bamburgh has several good hotels and pubs which serve meals in the evening.

Dinner, Bed & Breakfast option

Your holiday on the Northumberland Coast will be based at the Victoria Hotel [ETC/AA**] in Bamburgh. The hotel, which enjoys an unrivalled location beside the village green and close to Bamburgh Castle, provides a warm welcome and excellent accommodation and cuisine. All bedrooms have ensuite bathroom facilities.

What's included in the price of this holiday?

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Bed & Breakfast
Holiday Options

EasyEasy
Code:NBCSB3
Grade:Easy - Moderate
Nights:3
Price:£285.00
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EasyEasy
Code:NBCSB5
Grade:Easy - Moderate
Nights:5
Price:£520.00
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EasyEasy
Code:NBCSB7
Grade:Easy - Moderate
Nights:7
Price:£625.00
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  • All of the above prices are per person, and based upon two guests sharing a double or twin-bedded room.
  • Single traveller supplement; £40 per night (More about single supplement).
  • Discounts available for parties of three or more guests.

Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
Holiday Options

EasyEasy
Code:NBCSH3
Grade:Easy - Moderate
Nights:3
Price:£430.00
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EasyEasy
Code:NBCSH5
Grade:Easy - Moderate
Nights:5
Price:£790.00
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EasyEasy
Code:NBCSH7
Grade:Easy - Moderate
Nights:7
Price:£1,015.00
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  • All of the above prices are per person, and based upon two guests sharing a double or twin-bedded room.
  • Single traveller supplement; £50 per night (More about single supplement).
  • Discounts available for parties of three or more guests.

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Travel information
Rail: Berwick-upon-Tweed
Onward travel: Public bus 

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