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Well known for its rugged coastline and traditional English countryside, the West Country offers a diverse array of breathtaking landscapes. Whether it’s pristine beaches, picture-perfect villages or dramatic river valleys, between them, Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset offer some of the UK’s most stunning scenery.
A varied landscape where mountains tower above lush river valleys and glassy lakes, interrupted only by charming towns, villages and many historic castles. The stunning coastline offers 750 miles of flawless beaches and hidden coves, and Cardiff offers a vibrant atmosphere and plenty of cultural discoveries.
Scotland is a land of real diversity. Revel in the vibrancy of Edinburgh and Glasgow or enjoy solidarity on the peaceful islands of Skye or Lewis. Walk beside gentle lochs or rushing rivers, climb towering mountains and discover hidden beaches and ancient battle grounds. Not only that but Scotland is swathed in historic castles, stately homes and attractions to suit just about anyone.
From the huge open skies and vast beaches in Norfolk to the traditional seaside charm in Essex, the East of England is a varied holiday destination. Taking in Suffolk, Lincolnshire, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire, you can also enjoy stunning countryside, cultural cities, historic castles and several Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Encompassing the likes of The Cotswolds, Oxfordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire and Warwickshire, a holiday in the Heart of England guarantees a traditional English break. Get lost in the stunning countryside, explore cultural cities, market towns and picture-perfect villages. Not only that but you can discover stately homes, peaceful gardens and beautiful castles.
Home to some of the UK’s most loved Victorian seaside towns, the South Coast promises perfect family memories full of fish and chips and ice cream! Head slightly inland and you can enjoy the likes of the New Forest in Hampshire, the South Downs in Sussex and cultural cities like Canterbury in Kent.
There are many contrasting landscapes in the North of England, from the unspoilt mountains in the Lake District to the vast rolling countryside of Yorkshire. If you’re more interested in the coast then Northumberland’s stunning beaches and Yorkshire’s popular fishing villages will not disappoint.
With so many beautiful places in the UK designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this is a testament to just how special much of the country’s landscapes are. Choose from the peaks of Snowdonia, the honey-coloured villages of the Cotswolds, the unspoilt wilderness of the Cairngorms.
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Alnwick is situated in the heart of Northumberland and holds one third of the Northumberland National Park. Alnwick is a picturesque area basking in rural charm, where open green spaces surround spectacular historical landmarks including Alnwick Castle. A fantastic holiday destination for both families and couples, book one of our self-catering Alnwick holiday cottages to experience the delights for yourself. Situated 5 miles from Northumberland’s heritage coastline, Alnwick is a historic market town on the River Aln, at the midway point between Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Berwick-upon-Tweed. Most famous for its towering fortress, Alnwick Castle, which has been in the Percy family since the 14th century, it’s also well-known for having featured in the Harry Potter films. It’s home to fantastic views and astounding landscape gardens. Other Alnwick attractions include Bailiffgate Museum, The House of Hardy Museum, Barter Books (the UK’s largest bookshop), and some art galleries. Head to the coast for more castles like Bamburgh and Dunstanburgh and lovely long sandy beaches for the whole family to enjoy.
Our self-catering Alnwick holiday cottages are a brilliant choice for discovering the town, its castle and the surrounding area. Find your perfect holiday property in our collection to feel inspired. We have country cottages, tasteful barn-conversions, restored farmhouses, designer apartments and luxury houses in our range as well as dog-friendly properties too! Visit our website today to book a memorable holiday in Alnwick.
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