Vacation rentals in Northumberland are located in the northernmost county in North East England
. Being on the border of England and Scotland
, Northumberland has been the site of a number of battles. The county is noted for its undeveloped landscape of high moorland
, a favourite with landscape painters, and now largely protected as a National Park.
Northumberland, famous for its unspoiled beauty, and the Alnwick district, in particular
, is probably one of the most picturesque areas of countryside in the whole of England boasting beguiling apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodations. From vacation rentals in Alnwick you can explore Northumberland by car on unbelievably quiet roads.
Alnwick is in the heart of Northumberland. Its long sandy beaches, its quiet friendly villages, the Simonside and Cheviot hills, its well preserved medieval Castles, and its gardens including the Alnwick Garden
make it an ideal centre for your vacation rental holiday in Northumberland. Amidst captivating apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals, there are numerous Stately Homes in the area including the fantastic Alnwick Castle
, referred to as "The Windsor of the north", and home of the Duke of Northumberland
Vacation rental accommodation and lodging near Northumberland National Park
are situated to the west of the county of Northumberland, sandwiched between Scotland to the North, the North Sea to the east, Hadrian's Wall to the South and Cumbria
to the West, there are around 405 square miles of superb wilderness
within the National Park to explore.
is best known for its sweeping beaches, rolling dunes, high rock cliffs and isolated islands dotted with picturesque apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodation. A host of conservation sites, including two National Nature Reserves
, testify to the great variety of wildlife and habitats also found on the coast. The special qualities of this coastal landscape led to it being designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
status which recognizes that the Northumberland Coast is one of the finest landscapes in the country.
Enjoy vacation rental accommodations on quiet winding roads in unspoilt, peaceful countryside, such as apartment rentals and condo rentals in the hills & valleys and villa rentals along the stunning coastal roads where relaxation meets nature.