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07th May 2019 Kingfisher Visitor Guides

Places to stay in Northumberland

Planning a visit to Northumberland? You’ve made a good choice as Northumberland is where centuries of rich history meet a buzzing, modern metropolis, there is also a great range of hotels.

Northumberland is a magical place filled with unspoilt golden sandy beaches, rolling hills, rugged moorland, sweeping views, friendly little market towns and villages, and a cultural heritage all of its own. It’s a county of contrasts, a place where unrivalled scenery has often been marked by turbulent, bloody warfare – this land has been violently fought over for more than 2,000 years.

Visit Northumberland today and you’ll find beauty, peace and tranquility in almost every little corner you visit. The most sparsely populated county in England, the traffic you are most likely to encounter is of the woolly, four-legged variety!

We all know that a place to freshen up, relax or rest your head after a long day of city wandering is absolutely essential on any break. And your budget will determine your hotel choices, with top-end luxury on offer as well as fairly-priced options.

Hotel room

There is a great range of hotels and accommodation in Northumberland

Before searching for a hotel, make a quick list of the things that you need to have a good night’s stay. Is it a free breakfast? Is there parking? Do you feel happier in a boutique property or a grand hotel offering the epitome of luxury?

Do you like old-fashioned décor or over-the-top interior design? And are you looking for a relaxing treatment or a state-of the-art gym.

Northumberland has hundreds of places to stay and across the city, well-known hotel brands like Hilton and Premier Inn sit alongside independent hotels including Chatton Park House and Doxford Hall Hotel and Spa.

Chatton Park House

Chatton Park House is one of England’s top boutique bed and breakfast establishments, it is a beautiful Georgian property set in four acres of gardens for you to relax in and enjoy. There are four different rooms available, but if you’re really feeling opulent, why not book a stay in the private cottage complete with its own garden.

The property is surrounded by spectacular countryside yet there are fantastic beaches, castles, walks and villages close by but most impressive of all are the Cheviot Hills which are the back drop to Chatton Park House.

Doxford Hall Hotel

A Northumbrian four-star hotel built in 1818, Doxford Hall Hotel and Spa is perfect for weddings, conferences, leisure breaks and dining. Set within a manicured private estate surrounded by magnificent countryside, this beautiful house hotel offers grace and grandeur, individuality, and a sense of local culture and history.

The luxurious rooms are designed to offer you the highest standards of accommodation, with lavish bedding, beautifully crafted furniture and bespoke bathrooms. As an extra special treat, bedroom upgrades, champagne, chocolates, and flowers can all be arranged for your arrival.

Guests at Doxford Hall Hotel and Spa are encouraged to make use of the spa and leisure facilities throughout their stay. Bathrobes and slippers are available for all guests.

Northumberland Coast

Explore the Northumberland Coast during your stay in this beautiful area

Whether you stay right in the very heart of the city or outside of the centre, there are lots of accommodation options to choose from. There’s a great choice of facilities too, from WiFi and on-site parking to swimming pools and pet-friendly accommodation.


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