Cottages in Northumberland

At Cottages in Northumberland, we help visitors to this beautiful British county find self-catering accommodation that suits them. Wherever you’d like to visit during your break and whatever you’re looking for in a place to stay, our collection of unique Northumberland cottages make it easy to find a property you can plan your holiday itinerary around.
Whether you’re embarking on a romantic retreat for two or an action-packed weekend with the whole family, our online collection of holiday cottages is diverse - meaning there’s guaranteed to be a property that’s perfect for you.

Our holiday cottages

Here are just some of the things that make our Northumberland cottages special:
  • Available in a variety of sizes to suit your party
  • Located across a number of popular destinations throughout Northumberland
  • Bookable for short breaks or week-long visits depending on your timeframe
  • Available with gardens, sea views, open fires, leisure facilities and free Wi-Fi
  • Designed to accommodate cyclists, walkers and families with dogs

Holidays in Northumberland

When it comes to Great British breaks, you can’t beat holidays in Northumberland. Home to a world-class coastline, with a host of spectacular wildlife and award winning dining, there are more than a few reasons why this county continues to be such a popular choice for travellers from across the UK and abroad.
  • Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB): the Northumberland Coast is internationally acclaimed for its natural beauty and, decorated with enigmatic castle ruins and golden shores, it’s not hard to see why
  • Dark skies: Northumberland’s International Dark Sky Park is the largest in Europe and gives visitors a chance to embrace the autumn and winter seasons and indulge in some of the region’s exciting astronomical events - catching a glimpse of Northumberland’s beautiful, star-speckled sky
  • Regional wildlife: with boat trips to the magnificent Farne Islands and Coquet Island plus a number of nature reserves nestled in the heart of Northumberland, this region is home to a multitude of fascinating wildlife - and you can get up close and personal with hundreds of species for yourself
  • Local cuisine: home to a huge selection of top-notch seafood dishes and a wide range of locally produced, high quality foods,  Northumberland is renowned UK-wide for its sensational local menus
To explore your options, read more about holidays in Northumberland.

Places to stay in Northumberland:

  • Seahouses: offering boat trips, coastal walks and delicious local food, this fishing village is an ever-popular tourist destination
  • Bamburgh: home to one of the UK’s most iconic castles and one of Northumberland’s many sandy beaches, the civil parish of Bamburgh is a real coastal beauty
  • Alnwick: giving families a chance to explore Hogwart’s castle grounds for themselves, the market town of Alnwick attracts excited tourists from all over the world
  • Holy Island: an enigmatic island steeped in history with its own stunning castle and priory, Holy Island is a picturesque and peaceful destination for any Northumberland holiday
  • Craster: for a taste of the world-famous Craster Kipper, head to the village of the same name - and take a refreshing cliff top walk to the magnificent Dunstanburgh Castle
  • Beadnell: to experience windsurfing and scuba diving first-hand, visit beautiful Beadnell Bay - your one-stop shop for a huge range of watersports activities
  • Alnmouth: home to a wonderful collection of wildlife, a stunning beach and coastal golf course, Alnmouth is renowned for its golden shores and is a testament to Northumberland’s profound natural beauty

Dog friendly cottages

For breaks your family’s best friend can be a part of, our dog friendly cottages are just the thing. Northumberland is the ideal place for pet friendly holidays, with rural treks, coastal walks and a range of dog friendly pubs and restaurants all within walking distance of our self-catering holiday cottages. Forget leaving your pet at home - Northumbrian holidays are for the whole family.
To give your four-legged pal a break they’ll remember, check out our guide to dog friendly holidays in Northumberland.

Luxury holiday cottages

To upgrade your holiday experience, take a look at our collection of luxury Northumberland cottages. Our premium range gives you access to the most incredible, characterful and conveniently located properties from our collection - so whether you won’t compromise on a beautiful balcony or can’t imagine anything better than panoramic island views, you’re sure to find premium accommodation to suit you.
If you want to get the most out of your visit to Northumberland, luxury cottages like ours give you an opportunity to make your British break a five-star experience.

Ready to find the perfect place to stay?

Start your search today to find Northumberland cottages perfect for your holiday. At Cottages in Northumberland, you’ll find a wide range of self-catering holiday cottages, houses and apartments and even a Shepherd’s Hut to suit all budgets and tastes – meaning every Northumberland break is designed with you in mind.
If you need any help or advice, give us a call on 0191 231 3020 or email us at  We are always happy to help.

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