Find Holidays in Bamburgh
Perfect for… exploring the ancient town history, surfing the waves at the beach and visiting the pretty local shops
Bamburgh is a naturally beautiful coastal village in Northumberland, famously known for the fascinating Bamburgh Castle, great coastal walking routes and quaint country buildings. The castle is thought to have been built in the 6th century and has dominated the Northumberland coastline ever since.
Delve into the local history, which was once home to the Kings of Northumbria and discover the many myths and legends that surround this intriguing fortress. The beautiful Farne Islands is a National Trust bird watching haven which is located just off the shores of Bamburgh. It is surrounded in sand dunes and a great way to experience more of the Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Bamburgh is one of the North East’s best surfing hotspots, with it’s large sandy beach hosting dramatic, sizeable waves. The town is made up of pretty buildings which line the hilly streets and there is a great choice of quality places to eat and drink, perfect for unwinding after a substantial day of exploring.