The pretty village of Warkworth is dominated by the castle which overlooks the village and the River Coquet. The castle which dates back to the 12th century, is open to visitors. It is owned by English Heritage, details of which can be viewed here. Half a mile from the castle is Warkworth Hermitage, which is only accessible by boat.

The village is home to welcoming Inns, restaurants and artisan shops. Our cottages are only a 20 minute walk from Warkworth Golf Club which dates back to 1891.

Warkworth is positioned on the beautiful Northumberland coast 30 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne, and 90 miles south of Edinburgh, Scotland. Each of these vibrant cities are easily visited by car. 40 minutes north is Bamburgh Castle which is said to be one of the finest in the UK and spreads over 9 acres on a rocky plateau overlooking to North Sea and Bamburgh village. Further north lies the Holy Island of Lindisfarne with its ancient priory and castle. Lindisfarne is accessable via a causeway and safe crossing times can be viewed here.