Bamburgh Cottages – Top 10 Best Cottages

Bamburgh Cottages - Top 10 Best Cottages

Famous for its coastline and the magnificent castle, the ancient capital of Northumbria, Bamburgh is a breath-taking spot to visit and stay at. The epic monument, Bamburgh castle is awe-inspiring for the explorers and travellers that visit the place. Such a backdrop with snug eateries and cafes on the main street along with the stunning cottages to stay at makes it an even more memorable experience.

Bamburgh is a village located on the coast of Northumberland, England. It attracts the visitors for its beach, the castle, and the Bamburgh Dunes which offers a complete package of a well-planned holiday.

Here we have curated a list of the top 10 best Bamburgh cottages to plan your stay if you are seeking solace in the sun and the sand.

Bamburgh Cottages – Top 10 Best Cottages

1. Sandhills Cottage

Sandhills Cottage

If you are a sunset lover and if walking excites you then the Sandhills is an ideal holiday cottage for you. Located on the edge of the sand dunes, the cottage exhibits coastal color themes. You can enjoy walking and cycling.

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The garden outside leads you to the sand dunes directly with a Bamburgh castle in the background. The cottage offers car parking, a capacity of 3, and WiFi. The place is dog friendly and ideal for cyclists and walkers.

2. Blue Poppy House

Blue Poppy House

On the Northern edge of Bamburgh village, in the Hamlet of Warren mill is located the blue poppy house offering a perfect getaway to families and groups of people interested in get-togethers. In spacious four bedrooms, eight guests can be accommodated.

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It’s a dog-friendly spot providing WiFi, and car parking, the Bamburgh castle golf club, and the Belford Golf Club are nearby attractions here. From outdoor drinking and cinemas to the famous RNLI Grace Darling are quite accessible too.

3. Glororum Holiday Park

Glororum holiday Park

If camping and caravan touring excite you then this is the place that makes third on our list. A few minutes drive from Bamburgh takes you to these amazing caravan sites that are family-owned and very well maintained.

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A centrally heated launderette, dishwashing, a shower and toilet block with a baby change area, hard standing pitches, you get it all here. The spacious pitches present the view of Bamburgh castle.

The parks love pets and families with children ( a dedicated children’s play area is available too). Stargazing in the dark skies, cycling and walking are preferred here by the visitors. Get Wi-Fi, car parking, and also a picnic area here to make it worth your while.

4. Budle Hall

Budle Hall

You also get outside showers and sinks (cold water) to clean up after your walk on the beach. Bike storage is also provided here. The walkers and the cyclists will love this place too with the breeze coming from the beaches.

For sea and beach lovers, Budle Hall is the holiday spot that offers, wild camping in a beautiful field. There are two pitches with private showers with hot water and a toilet per pitch.

5. Bamburgh Glebe

Bamburgh Glebe

The separate kitchen is well-equipped with a microwave, dishwasher, fridge, and washer-dryer. Two cars can easily be parked in the private off-road parking. Two household pets are allowed here with lovely gardens for the guests.

Providing spaces for up to four people the Glebe cottage is well furnished and is a renovated 19th-century coachman’s cottage. The living area has a TV, DVD player and radio too.

6. Outchester & Ross Farm Cottages

Outchester & Ross Farm Cottages

Walking distance from the breathtaking beach and the coastline these cottages are located in unspoiled countryside, ideal for walking and cycling near beaches. You cannot skip the 18th-century tower, The Ducket has a beautiful holy island view.

The 16 cottages accommodate two, four, or six people. Bring your pets to these well-equipped and family-friendly cottages that offer car parking, WiFi, and a play area for small children.

7. Waterford Bamburgh

Waterford Bamburgh

It’s a beach house with four bedrooms accommodating seven. This dog-friendly cottage is just a stroll away from the beach, the castle, and the village center where you can find the pubs, restaurants, and shops of your fancy.

Located on the dunes, at the center of the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is the Waterford. A fast Wi-Fi, TVs, and a well-equipped kitchen welcome you. The living room also has a music streamer to groove to some numbers while you are here.

8. Lapwing Cottage

Lapwing Cottage

It’s a single-story property in one stone and is nicely furnished with the majestic castle just 1.5 miles away. Two bedrooms, a living room with a stone fireplace, LED TV, DVD player, Radio /CD player and a well-equipped kitchen await you at Lapwing cottage.

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At 7 Budle Sands, Bamburgh is Lapwing cottage, which is a converted barn located 250 meters from Budle Bay and its beaches. Private parking for two cars is also available for your parking concerns.

9. Pepperclose Cottage

Pepperclose Cottage

Pets are not allowed here and it offers 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and a spacious dining room with a view that put the icing on the cake. It is a self-catering, 5-star holiday cottage and makes it to our list of recommendations for your visit.

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Overlooking the magnificent Bamburgh castle the Pepperclose cottage is an eighteenth-century cottage within a walking distance of Bamburgh’s cafes, restaurants, and shops. The sandy beach is also accessible.

10. The Fat Badger

The Fat Badger

Overlooking an open countryside with views to flaunt and style to indulge in, the Fat Badger is a huge property if you are travelling with your family. With 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, well- kept and fully equipped kitchen/diner this 5-star holiday cottage offers the waterside views from the beach.

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The living room has a smart TV and the cottage flaunts the floor-to-ceiling windows. You get Wi-Fi with a highchair and options for fishing onsite. The place is not pet friendly though but offers a cozy aura to make it a memorable one with your family and friends.


The above list of the top 10 best Bamburgh cottages is based on the reviews received and will help you in making your travel itinerary if Bamburgh is next on your bucket list.


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