Quaint Alnwick is calling! Discover its castle, gardens, sailing, and more.

Gardens, historic sites, and top sights from Alnwick Castle to Dunstanburgh Castle—discover it all in Alnwick.

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Top Hotels in Alnwick

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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The Hog's Head Inn
3 out of 5
Hawfinch Drive, Alnwick, England
$110/night
Sep 20 - Sep 21
4.3/5Excellent! (34 reviews)

Situated in Alnwick, this inn is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Alnwick Castle. Barter Books and Alnwick ...

4.3/5Excellent! (34 reviews)

"Rooms seemed dated and earplugs (supplied) were needed for traffic noise. Staff were friendly and breakfast buffet was nice and hot!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2019

The Hog's Head Inn
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Alnwick Lodge - B&B
3 out of 5
West Cawledge Park, Alnwick, England
$72/night
Sep 20 - Sep 21
4.2/5Very Good! (392 reviews)

Situated in Alnwick, this bed & breakfast is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Barter Books and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Alnwick Castle. Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre and ...

4.2/5Very Good! (392 reviews)

"The setting was quaint - a farmhouse converted into guest rooms, each with it's own unique character. It was a little disconcerting to have the room open directly onto a courtyard bu I got used to that. The room was a little snug for a twin room and there wasn't much room to move around but it was ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019

Alnwick Lodge - B&B
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The Sun Inn Alnmouth
3 out of 5
29 NORTHUMBERLAND STREET, Alnwick, England
$100/night
Aug 30 - Aug 31
4.4/5Wonderful! (49 reviews)

Situated in Alnwick, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Alnmouth Village Golf Club and North Sea. Warkworth Castle and Alnwick Castle are also ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (49 reviews)

"Friendly staff, warm welcome, excellent food and dog friendly."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2019

The Sun Inn Alnmouth

Popular things to do in Alnwick

Alnwick Castle
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Alnwick Castle

Learn more about the local history when you visit Alnwick Castle, a well-known historical site in Alnwick. Amble around this culturally-rich area's picturesque gardens and enjoy its lively bars.

Bamburgh Castle
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Bamburgh Castle

Learn more about the local history when you visit Bamburgh Castle, a well-known historical site in Bamburgh. While in this relaxing area, you can savor the top-notch restaurants.

Northumberland National Park
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Northumberland National Park

Follow in the footsteps of Roman settlers, hike amid breathtaking landscapes and gaze at a starlit sky in England’s least populated national park.

Top activities in Alnwick

Small-Group Alnwick Castle & Northumberland Coast Full-Day Tour
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Small-Group Alnwick Castle & Northumberland Coast Full-Day Tour

$58

Your tour begins by following the road that connected Caledonia with Roman Britannia. You stop in Kelso, where you can explore this handsome town and what is thought to be Scotland’s largest market square.

Full-Day Tour to the Scottish Borders & Alnwick Castle
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Full-Day Tour to the Scottish Borders & Alnwick Castle

$56

Combine movie magic and historic wonder on this trip through the Scottish Borders and Northumberland. You will visit the picturesque seaside village of Bamburgh and take in the superb views of the 5th century Bamburgh Castle.

The Borders Experience: Melrose & Alnwick Full-Day Tour
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The Borders Experience: Melrose & Alnwick Full-Day Tour

$55

Immerse yourself in the storied past of the borderlands that divide Scotland and England. This tour takes you along a picturesque route to charming townships on both sides of the border—Melrose and Northumberland—to see regal national monuments steeped in history.

Alnwick Castle & Borders (Holy Island) inc. HOTEL PICKUP
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Alnwick Castle & Borders (Holy Island) inc. HOTEL PICKUP

$49

Travel along the boundary of Scotland and England as you discover charming landscapes and medieval architecture. Stop at a quaint Scottish estate, visit the relics of the Holy Island, and have a chance to explore the expansive grounds of Alnwick Castle.

Holy Island, Alnwick Castle and the Kingdom of Northumbria
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Holy Island, Alnwick Castle and the Kingdom of Northumbria

$57

Our first stop is Holy Island, connected to the mainland by a causeway which leads into the quaint island village of Lindisfarne, from where there are stunning views of Lindisfarne Castle, (which dates back to 1550).

Crossbow Shooting experience, great fun!
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Crossbow Shooting experience, great fun!

$11

Itinerary have fun and leave with a smile Duration: 1 hour Location: The Tournament Ground, Whitewater Lane off the A1 roundabout at junction 34., Blyth, Worksop S81 8HG England