Exploring Kirknewton and the Cheviot Hills

September 6th, 2018|Popular Villages, So Much To Do|

Set in the Glendale valley, running from the Cheviot Hills onto the Milfield Plain, Kirknewton is a peaceful agricultural village, located just six miles from the popular town of Wooler. The village is also just a short drive from the Scottish Borders and owing to its position within the northern area of the Northumberland National [...]

May Half Term in Northumbria – Our Guide to What’s On

May 22nd, 2018|What's On|

The May half term holidays are just round the corner, and naturally there are a whole host of events being planned around Northumbria for you and the family to enjoy. With the Spring weather really excelling itself at the moment, there couldn't be a better time to visit the region. If you're thinking of spending the [...]

Easter 2018 in Northumbria – Our Guide to What’s On

March 6th, 2018|Uncategorised|

It's an early Easter this year, so the Easter holidays are only just round the corner. This means it's time to start planning your next family trip away, and with heaps of great events planned in Northumbria this year, it's the perfect destination for an Easter break. We've put together a selection of some of [...]

These Holiday Cottages with Hot Tubs are Perfect for a Romantic Break in Northumbria

February 2nd, 2018|Uncategorised|

Treat yourself and your loved one to a romantic getaway in some of Northumbria's most spectacular locations this Valentine's Day. Northumberland is home to Europe's largest area of protected night sky, and we have some fabulous romantic retreats where you can enjoy a night relaxing in the hot tub, champagne in hand, under a galaxy of [...]

8 great places to visit on a rainy day in Northumbria

January 9th, 2018|So Much To Do|

With its breathtaking coastline, World Heritage site, Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Dark Sky Parks, there's an almost endless amount of ways to get out into the great outdoors in Northumbria. But what do you do when the weather makes that a much less desirable option? Rainy days in Northumbria might mean taking a rain-check [...]

Christmas and New Year in Northumbria

December 5th, 2017|Uncategorised|

There aren't many better ways to make the festive season even more special than spending Christmas and New Year in Northumbria. With a whole host of different events, markets, shows, and parties - and a great variety of countryside, from national parks and tranquil forests, to rugged coastlines and windswept dunes - the region has [...]

5 holiday cottages in Northumbria for large groups

October 30th, 2017|Uncategorised|

If you're planning a big getaway for Christmas, a milestone birthday or anniversary, or just a big family reunion, and you need accommodation for large groups of people, you don't have to compromise on quality or stick to the big cities and chain hotels. We have some fabulous self-catered holiday cottages in beautiful Northumbria that [...]

5 stunning holiday cottages that are perfect for an accessible holiday in Northumbria

September 15th, 2017|Uncategorised|

With its rugged landscapes, remote seascapes, historical monuments and countryside trails, Northumbria is one of the most beautiful and unspoiled regions of the UK, and makes for a fantastic holiday destination. However, these features may also imply that it is not particularly well-suited as an access-for-all location – but this is not the case. Over [...]

7 stunning renovated holiday cottages on the Northumberland Coast

August 3rd, 2017|Cottage Regions|

The Northumberland Coast is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, famed for its sweeping sandy beaches, rugged headlands and jaw-dropping vistas. It is an area steeped in history, shaped by the sea and 7,000 years of human activity - from the clusters of castles dotted along the coastline to the numerous fishing villages that are [...]

Number Twenty Eight | Luxury Holiday Cottage in Craster

July 10th, 2017|Cottage Regions|

Just a stone’s throw from the sea, Number Twenty Eight is a luxurious holiday cottage in Craster, one of the hidden treasures of the Northumberland Coast. This gem of a property sleeps six, and has availability from Friday 21 July until New Year. See below for photos: Number Twenty Eight is a semi-detached cottage that [...]