Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Alnwick

Enjoy the history and other features of Alnwick. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the gardens, sailing and chocolate shops. Take in top local attractions such as Alnwick Castle and Dunstanburgh Castle. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Alnwick

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Alnwick a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Dunstanburgh Castle Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Alnmouth Village Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Warkworth Golf Course (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Seahouses Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Eshott Heugh Animal Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Alnwick

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alnwick is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Northumberland National Park (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Hulne Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Alnwick Garden (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Embleton Bay (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Beadnell Bay (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Ross Back Sands Beach (12.4 mi / 20 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Alnwick

Fly into Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), the closest airport, located 28.5 mi (45.9 km) from the city centre.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Alnwick Alnmouth Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Alnwick?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 828 holiday rentals around Alnwick. From 328 Cottages to 451 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Alnwick is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Alnwick?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Alnwick. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Alnwick Castle: 1,392 holiday rentals
  • Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre: 1,386 holiday rentals
  • Alnwick Garden: 1,388 holiday rentals
  • Alnwick Playhouse: 1,397 holiday rentals
  • Barter Books: 1,386 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alnwick listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Alnwick?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 328 Cottages in Alnwick. Our other popular types of Alnwick holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 451 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 328 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 328 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alnwick?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Alnwick. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.