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Our latest news, plus Retreats and holiday inspiration

Breakfasts worth leaving your Retreat for

Fri, 11th Oct 2019

We’d like to think that breakfast out is the ultimate treat. A chance to leisurely graze, lingering over second or third pots of coffee and eating enough to see you through to late afternoon.

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Northumberland cottages for October half term

Sat, 5th Oct 2019

October half term offers the chance for a family getaway before the craziness of the countdown to Christmas begins. Autumnal sunshine, colours and feasts mix with log fires and spooky shenanigans for a holiday that’ll certainly blow away the cobwebs.

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Country Retreats that will leave you restored and replenished

Fri, 27th Sep 2019

OK, so you've tried one of our Coastal Retreats, but have you ever gone the Retreats country way? We have a small, but perfectly stylish collection of Country Retreats that are just as refreshingly different as our coastal ones...

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Six Retreats with super-king beds for a great night’s sleep

Mon, 23rd Sep 2019

Does size matter when it comes to having a great night’s sleep? All six of these Retreats boast super-king size beds.

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The appeal of the staycation (in Northumberland, of course)

Tue, 10th Sep 2019

No jet lag. No dubious aeroplane meals. No need for the pocket dictionary or google translate. A reduced carbon footprint and the security of knowing what your money is worth.

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Coffee shops worth the drive in Northumberland

Mon, 5th Aug 2019

We all have our favourite coffee haunts when we’re at home but getting your caffeine fix on holiday can often lead to disappointment when you don’t know where to go.…

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Seafarer’s to Holy Island

Thu, 1st Aug 2019

Guest Shelley Franklin reviews her stay at Seafarer's and her trip to Holy Island.

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Discovering rare seabirds at Beadnell Bay

Wed, 17th Jul 2019

We recently visited the Long Nanny seabird nesting site between Beadnell and Low Newton where we discovered one of the ultimate long distant migrants and a rare chattering seabird with an aerial courtship display.

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Your Northumberland ‘Ginspiration’

Fri, 12th Jul 2019

Enjoy a self-guided tasting trail of Northumberland’s artisan gins.

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Northumberland’s most Instagrammable spots

Fri, 5th Jul 2019

Cameras at the ready, here's 9 of Northumberland's most picture-worthy places as captured on Instagram.

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4 Restyled Retreats for 2019

Mon, 17th Jun 2019

A closer look at four familiar Retreats where the owners have recently made notable or subtle upgrades.

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