Destination guide

Travel to historic Bamburgh

Take a vacation to Bamburgh and enjoy the area's history, monuments and culture. Well known for its restaurants, bars and beaches, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Bamburgh Castle and Dunstanburgh Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Bamburgh

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Bamburgh has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Seahouses Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Lindisfarne Centre (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Dunstanburgh Castle Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Goswick Links Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Alnmouth Village Golf Club (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Bamburgh

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 63°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bamburgh

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bamburgh is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bamburgh Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Ross Back Sands Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Farne Islands (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Beadnell Bay (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Embleton Bay (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)

Where to stay around Bamburgh?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 636 vacation rentals near Bamburgh. From 306 Cottages to 306 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bamburgh for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Bamburgh?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Bamburgh. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bamburgh Castle: 1,013 vacation rentals
  • Bamburgh Beach: 1,014 vacation rentals
  • Ross Back Sands Beach: 1,029 vacation rentals
  • St Aidan's Church: 1,016 vacation rentals
  • Farne Islands: 969 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Cottages in Bamburgh?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 306 Cottages in Bamburgh. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bamburgh include:

  • Bungalows: 306 rentals available
  • Houses: 299 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 27 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bamburgh?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 52 vacation rentals with pool available in Bamburgh. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.