- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Our extensive guest information file is being being removed from the property and made accessible by mobile device and also emailed to guests before their stay. Guest books and surveys are also electronic.
FROM THE ESTABLISHMENT
Hotspur Cottage in Warkworth is a boutique-style luxurious cottage snugly located in an attractive private courtyard in the centre of the historic village of Warkworth. Perfect for a couple, its location makes it ideal for exploring Northumberland whilst having all the amenities of the village to hand – pubs, restaurants, shops, castle, riverside, beach and a fabulous castle to explore too. Hotspur Cottage has been awarded 4 Stars and a Gold Award by Visit England.
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If it’s history you’re after, there’s heaps of it in Northumberland. On Hadrian’s Wall you can imagine scarlet-cloaked Roman legionaries keeping watch for painted Pictish warriors while cursing the English weather and dreaming of home. Desolate battlefield sites and hulking fortresses such as Alnwick, Dunstanburgh, Bamburgh and Warkworth are reminders that this, until not so very long ago, was a contested border region. The ruins of Lindisfarne bear witness to the region’s early Christian history.
Northumberland also has some of Britain’s best beaches. On summer days, and even in winter, you’ll see surfers and other brave souls making the most of the coast. Inland, there are some great walks and bike rides in the dales of the Cheviot Hills and the Simonsides – just hilly enough to be interesting, without being brutally steep. There's dramatic scenery in the High Pennines, where waterfalls plunge into deep valleys, and there are swathes of heather-scented moorland. Northumberland National Park covers over 400 square miles of moorland and valleys with clear streams and pretty, stone-built villages. It’s just the place for wildlife watching too. You’ll find flocks of puffins, guillemots and other seabirds around the Farne Islands, and seals and dolphins offshore.
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