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Walks, beaches, eating, drinking and places of interest along the Northumberland coast

Northumberland guide

Focused mainly on the coast, this is our guide to great places to explore in Northumberland. It’s colour coded to help you plan your trip, whether you’re looking for an invigorating beach walk, a castle adventure for the kids or a cosy dog-friendly pub.


Alnmouth Beach, Alnmouth, Northumberland

Alnmouth beach

Alnwick Garden, Alnwick, Northumberland

Alnwick Garden

Bamburgh beach looking towards Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland

Bamburgh beach

Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland

Bamburgh Castle

Bamburgh Castle Inn, Seahouses, Northumberland

Bamburgh Castle Inn, Seahouses

Barter Books, Alnwick, Northumberland

Barter Books, Alnwick

Beadnell harbour limekilns and boats, Northumberland

Beadnell harbour

Beadnell to Low Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland

Beadnell to Low Newton walk

Bertram’s Cafe, Warkworth, Northumberland

Bertram’s Cafe, Warkworth

Sanderlings on the beach, Northumberland


Budle Bay, Northumberland

Budle Bay

Budle Water, Northumberland

Budle Water beach

The Bunker crazy golf course, Seahouses, Northumberland

Bunker Crazy Golf, Seahouses

Craster, Northumberland


Craster to Dunstanburgh, Northumberland

Craster to Dunstanburgh walk

Élan Pizzeria, Seahouses, Northumberland

Élan Pizzeria, Seahouses

Embleton Bay, Northumberland

Embleton Bay

A puffin on one of the Farne Islands, Northumberland

Farne Islands

Football Hole beach, Northumberland

Football Hole beach

Holy Island of Lindisfarne, Northumberland

Holy Island of Lindisfarne

Indian Brasserie, Seahouses, Northumberland

Indian Brasserie, Seahouses

Insieme Restaurant and Pizzeria, Seahouses, Northumberland

Insieme Restaurant, Seahouses

Lewis's Fish Restaurant, Seahouses, Northumberland

Lewis’s Fish Restaurant, Seahouses

Lifeboat Station, Seahouses, Northumberland

Lifeboat Station, Seahouses

Lord Crewe Hotel, Bamburgh, Northumberland

Lord Crewe Hotel, Bamburgh

The beach at Low Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland

Low Newton-by-the-Sea

Neptune Fish Restaurant, Seahouses, Northumberland

Neptune Fish Restaurant, Seahouses

Pilgrims Coffee House, Lindisfarne, Holy Island, Northumberland

Pilgrims Coffee House, Lindisfarne

R. Carter & Son, Butcher, Bamburgh, Northumberland

R. Carter & Son, Butcher, Bamburgh

Rigg & Furrow, Northumberland

Rigg & Furrow

Ross Back Sands, Northumberland

Ross Back Sands

Salt Water Cafe, Beadnell, Northumberland

Salt Water Cafe, Beadnell

Box Pizza, Alnmouth, Northumberland

School Yard Pizza

Scott’s of Alnmouth deli, Northumberland

Scott’s of Alnmouth

Seahouses Golf Course, Northumberland

Seahouses Golf Course

Seahouses harbour, Northumberland

Seahouses harbour

Seahouses loop walk, Northumberland

Seahouses loop walk

Running routes from Old Salt Cottage, Seahouses, Northumberland

Seahouses running routes

Golden Kipper treasure hunt trail, Seahouses, Northumberland

Seahouses treasure hunt trail

St Aidans beach looking towards the Farne Islands, Northumberland

St Aidan’s beach

Swallow Fish, Seahouses, Northumberland

Swallow Fish, Seahouses

The Barn at Beal, Northumberland

The Barn at Beal

The Joiners Arms, High Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland

The Joiners Arms, High Newton

The Ship Inn, Low Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland

The Ship Inn, Low Newton

The Stable Yard, Craster Tower, Northumberland

The Stable Yard

Victoria Hotel, Bamburgh, Northumberland

Victoria Hotel, Bamburgh

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