Destination guide

The friendly city of Rothbury awaits you

The area's art galleries and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Rothbury. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its bars and restaurants. Alnwick Castle and Northumberland National Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Rothbury

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Rothbury a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Eshott Heugh Animal Park (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Warkworth Golf Course (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Alnmouth Village Golf Club (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Sanctuary Wildlife Care Centre (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Whitehouse Farm Centre (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rothbury

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Rothbury. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Northumberland National Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Hulne Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Alnwick Garden (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Bolam Lake Country Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Druridge Bay Country Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Rothbury

Fly into Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), the closest airport, located 20.6 mi (33.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rothbury?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 248 holiday lettings around Rothbury. From 195 cabins to 195 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rothbury? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rothbury. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cragside: 940 holiday lettings
  • Bolam Lake Country Park: 953 holiday lettings
  • Beadnell Bay: 1,149 holiday lettings
  • Alnwick Castle: 1,248 holiday lettings
  • Brinkburn Priory: 852 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rothbury listed on 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 Cabins in Rothbury?

Yes, of course. offers 195 Cabins in Rothbury. Our other popular types of Rothbury holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 195 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Rothbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 152 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Rothbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.