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British Travel Awards Winners 2016!

Sykes would like to thank all of you who voted for us in the 2016 British Travel Awards. With your help we managed to win "Best UK Self Catering Holiday Booking Company" for the fourth consecutive year.

An Introduction to Northumberland

Please find above a selection of self catering holiday cottages in Northumberland. Here you will find cottages along the coast and throughout the county of Northumbria. You will also find cottages in Seahouses, Alnwick, Bamburgh, Durham, Craster, Embleton, Beadnell, Holy Island and many other Northumberland towns and villages.

What kind of holiday are you looking for? A stay in the countryside perhaps, discovering all kinds of rural delights - sleepy villages, historic sites and unique flora and fauna? Or are you looking for a family holiday by the sea along a beautiful unspoilt coast? Choose a stay in a Northumberland cottage and you can find all this and so much more.

Let's start in the Northumberland National Park, with its mesmerising landscapes. Stride out from your Northumberland cottage at night for unforgettable stargazing. Discover a patchwork of dales and moors in the North Pennines. Let off steam along adrenalin-pumping cycling tracks in the spectacular Kielder Water & Forest Park. Feel like a movie star at Alnwick Castle. Be entranced at the watery world of The Alnwick Garden. And don't miss Hadrian's Wall, one of the UK's most fascinating World Heritage Sites and featuring an array of attractions from wonderful walks to ancient fortresses.

The dazzling Heritage Coast is a designated AONB and home to gorgeous beaches, picturesque fishing villages such as Craster and Low-Newton-by-the-Sea, plus a string of imposing castles like Warkworth, Dunstanburgh and Bamburgh. Saddle up and cycle along the Coast and Castles Route, or opt for four legs and gallop along an empty beach. Don boots and trek along the stunning coastal path. And do pop over to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne for beaches, wildlife, locally brewed mead and more.Wherever your Northumberland cottage may be, expect a holiday like no other!

Tailor your holiday in Northumberland

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