The Setting

Located in a rural setting, yet only minutes away from the lovely market town of Alnwick. Why not stroll across the fields to the stunning Hogs head Inn (named after the tavern in the Harry Potter books). Enjoy a delicious bar meal or a hearty Northumbrian breakfast.

Visit medieval Alnwick, a past winner of the accolade ‘Best place to live in England’ by Country Life magazine. Wander its historic cobbled streets, with numerous cafes, restaurants, bars and quirky shops.

Enjoy Alnwick Castle. Filmed as ‘Hogwarts’ from the first two Harry Potter films. Wander historical grounds, enjoy the sumptuous interiors and enjoy all of the latest exhibitions.

Pay a trip to The Alnwick garden. Enjoy the beautiful gardens and exhilarating water features. Home to one of the world’s largest treehouses ‘The Alnwick Treehouse.’ Perfect for a unique dining experience which is truly magical.

A must to visit is Barter Books. One of the largest secondhand bookshops in Britain. Housed in the old railway station in Alnwick. An inspiring and unique venue.

A short 15 minute drive will bring you to the dramatic Northumberland Heritage coastline with its stunning beaches, ancient castles and picturesque fishing villages.

We are also a 15 minute drive away from the picturesque village of Warkworth with a stunning river setting and medieval castle. About the same distance away you will find Alnmouth, a stunning village set on an estuary. Also home to a historic golf course.

Slightly further afield, you will discover the Northumberland National Park, recently awarded dark sky status because of its stunning starry night skies free from light pollution. Also the award winning Kielder Water and Forest park offering 250 square miles of forest, wild landscapes and the biggest man-made lake in Northern Europe.

Not to mention Hadrian’s Wall, the longest and largest ancient monument in England. Also a plethora of stately homes, castle and gardens which all add up to an unforgettable experience