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The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

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Great off season.

January is a great time to visit - miss the crowds and great great access to charming villages and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Beautiful beach walks

We visited sea houses in July during a beautiful spell of hot weather. We were pleasantly surprised... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is among the finest landscape of the country. It was designated in 1958 and covers 39 miles of coast from Berwick to the Coquet Estuary. Within this stretch of coastline is some of...more
Seahouses NE66 3ED, England
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All reviews northumberland coast places to visit holy island sandy beaches fish and chips farne islands rock pools budle bay walk along the beach golden sands dunstanburgh castle low newton can walk for miles grace darling museum bird watching lovely walk boat trip
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

January is a great time to visit - miss the crowds and great great access to charming villages and wide sand beaches

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Viewlander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went mid October and was extremely lucky with the weather clear and cold. That was perfect for walking along the miles of beeches and wandering around the castles and house open to the public. Plan ahead as opening hours vary during the low season. Planned...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited sea houses in July during a beautiful spell of hot weather. We were pleasantly surprised on how beautiful it was. The atmosphere was buzzing on the little fishing village with great pubs. We walked all the way along the beach into banburgh to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HarryZ179
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A pleasant walk along the beach. The area is very clean and is a very wide beach of sand and rocks . Boats moored at one end

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MarilynMacDonald
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I’m lucky enough to live on this coast. From the River Tyne to the Tweed at Berwick it’s magnificent! Beaches, rocky shores, villages, castles etc etc. Fantastic walks ranging from leisurely to strenuous with decent pubs or a chippy at the end. You won’t be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chris P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went to seahouses for the first time .. it won't be the last .. absolutely loved it . Lovely people .nice pubs and restaurants and plenty of places to visit .

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Sue O
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Visited Farne Islands for the first time, staying in Seahouses. Incredible coastline and lovely people were an excellent combination!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Peter C
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Whilst on a walking holiday we took in the Northumberland coast and so glad we did. Simply stunning from rocky shoreline to amazing beaches and sand dunes what more could you need. Beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Joann K
Reviewed 7 November 2018

An amazing coastline with loads of places of interest to explore. Mile upon mile of great beaches to explore. I highly reccomend visiting this area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gary H
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Beautiful coast and harbour, not to mention the amazing fish & chips. This part of the Northumberland coastline is outstanding

Date of experience: August 2018
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15 October 2018|
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Response from Angie K | Reviewed this property |
It’s about a 10 minute walk along the coastal path which leads you to some steps down to the beach. We are in our late 50’s and we found it quite easy . Hope that helps... plenty of rock pools for dogs to explore
Joy F
6 September 2018|
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Response from Centre13 | Reviewed this property |
The coastline & the areas designated as outstanding natural beauty are free. Bring a decent pair of boots, a coat and just get out there. The paths are well marked and just go for it. Alnwick Garden tickets online, Boat... More
Gina R
29 November 2017|
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Response from 567PeterL | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so they nest on the farnes