Alnmouth Tourist Information

Alnmouth Beach

Alnmouth Beach

Peaceful and spectacular Alnmouth on the Northumberland Heritage Coast sits conveniently just east of bustling Alnwick, yet offers a quiet base with a railway station, making it a great option for a car free getaway. You’ll find one of the best beaches on the Northumberland coast here in Alnmouth alongside a quiet high street lined with fine old inns, beach cafes and chic historic B&B guest houses.

Great for nature lovers and outdoor activity holidays, Alnmouth village is perfect for coastal walking holidays. Long distance walking and cycling trails including St Oswald’s Way which pushes both north along the Heritage Coast and south west, past magnificent Warkworth Castle on to Rothbury and the National Park. Other great trails direct from Alnmouth include the North Sea Cycle Route and you’ll find premier local golf at the 18 hole Alnmouth golf club and 9 hole village course.

A top spot on the Northumberland coast for romantic breaks, Alnmouth contains wonderful character old inns, beautiful beach walks and the village offers easy access to Newcastle and the wider Northumberland area by rail. Visit Alnmouth during its premier summar arts weekend annually in late June, and featuring everything from live music to children’s entertainment and craft stalls. Browse Alnmouth hotels, guest houses and cottages online now. Book online or direct with Iknow.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.