A bustling family friendly holiday location at the heart of the Northumberland Heritage Coast, Seahouses is the main point of departure for regular boat trips to the Farne islands, situated a mere 2 to 5 miles off shore. Renowned as one of Britain’s ultimate wildlife experiences, the Farne Islands are cared for by the National Trust, and are home to a range of nesting seabirds from puffins to Terns and Guillemots, as well as one of Europe’s largest colonies of grey seals. The Farnes are a collection of inner and outer islands, with Inner Farne offering a circular boardwalk trail suitable for all. Head to the outer Staple Island for more of a rugged challenge!
Seahouses town centre has a good choice of family restaurants, inns and cafes, plus essential food shops and services, making a it a great family base from which to tour the heritage coast. The town also features a golf course and some of the finest seafood and fish & chips you’re likely to sample! Watersports and outdoor activities are widely available in the area, with Seahouses accommodation offering easy access on to the North Sea Cycle trail. A choice of horse riding centres are also available around the town. Choose a budget Seahouses caravan park for your holiday on the Northumberland heritage coast or opt for a cosy fisherman’s cottage or a boutique guest house. You’ll find some holiday cottages in the area with unique charm and spectacular views towards Holy Island.
Hire a canoe or kayak and head off around the Farne Islands, hop aboard a choice of boat trips or head north on foot taking in breathtaking sandy beaches en-route to Bamburgh Castle. Whether you’re a family looking for the perfect heritage coast base or a couple on the hunt for an idyllic romantic setting, choose Seahouses accommodation overlooking the Farne Islands. Book online now with Iknow.