Many of Northumberland’s attractions are within easy reach of Rock, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Dunstanburgh Castle and the much-loved Alnwick Castle. Two more worthwhile attractions that are located within a short distance of Rock are Alnwick Garden and Alnwick Playhouse.
If the sun is shining get into the great outdoors and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Explore the shoreline nearby such as Bamburgh Beach in Bamburgh.
If you love food and shopping, head to the various stores of Barter Books in Alnwick.
When you’re ready to rest your weary head after a day spent exploring the charms of Rock, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Alnwick Lodge - B&B, the Market Tavern, Alnwick, or the Cook and Barker Inn - Restaurant with rooms, Morpeth.