Self-catering holiday accommodation in Bamburgh
Northumberland is an English county with some particularly deep roots, home to a number of world-class landmarks, and Bamburgh is by far one of the region's most renowned villages. Combining rich history with breath-taking backdrops, this civil parish sits on the acclaimed Northumberland coast.
Our guide to holidays in Bamburgh includes everything from the castle to the beach, plus, a range of insider tips for finding restaurants and pubs in and around Bamburgh you're sure to love.
Bamburgh Castle's dramatic fortification sits on an outcrop of volcanic dolerite - at 45m above sea level. The castle's nine-acre grounds are home to enlightening audio tours, live archaeological excavations and a gift shop packed with one-of-a-kind local souvenirs.
Bamburgh Beach has been voted one of the best surf spots in the North East, where vast expanses of golden sand meet northerly and easterly swells. A popular spot for dog walkers, horse riders, surfers and even daring kite surfers, this beach is the perfect place for visitors to catch a glimpse of the Farne Islands and Holy Island in the long shadow of Bamburgh's formidable caste.
With comfortable self-catering accommodation available across Northumberland, you can find a property that's ideally located for your holiday in the region. Cottages in Bamburgh are within walking distance of the magnificent castle and not far from the village's range of lively pubs and restaurants - meaning you'll have easy access to the very best the area has to offer.