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County - Northumberland | Map
Tel code: 01665 | code search
Postcode: NE68 | code search
Population: 1500
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Folk Customs:
Allendale Tar Barrel Carrying
Northumberland Clog Dancing
Shrovetide Football at Alnwick

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Seahouses Festival

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Great North Bike Ride
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The Olde School House
"We loved this place! The hosts and the beautiful Budd were very welcoming and pleasant and they made our stay very enjoyable. We would recommend to all. It is the ..." More

The Olde School House
"what a brilliant time had by all, the owners were helpfull, polite and nothing was too much trouble for them. i will most certainly be staying there again and will ..." More

Wyndgrove House
"Good Points: Luxurious B & B helpful and friendly owners, great breakfast. Bad Points: Could do with tea/coffee making facilities in bedroom. General review: Very good

Date visited: 2009-07-21 ..." More

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Latest reviews | Events in Seahouses | 10 Places to Stay

A large village, situated on the north Northumberland coast within the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty about 20 miles from Alnwick and eight miles southeast of Belford, Seahouses is a working fishing port which also serves as the embarkation point for visitors to the Farne Islands. The most prominent feature is the harbour, known as ‘North Sunderland Harbour’, was developed as the newer, seaward end of North Sunderland. Built by Lord Crewe’s trustees to accommodate 300 fishing vessels, it was opened in June 1889 at a cost of £25,000. Providing a means of transportation to the lime quarries excavated to the south of the village with coal for burning the lime coming from mines to the north and west, grain was also exported. The arrival of the railway allowed the fishing industry to grow and thrive with herring fishing becoming synonymous with life in Seahouses but it caused a decline in the mining industries. Between 1898 and 1951, Seahouses was the north-eastern terminus of the North Sunderland Railway which was independent until its closure, forming a standard guage railway link to Chathill. The site of the original station is now a car park. The decline in the fishing industry has enabled the village to adapt to tourism and is now a popular resort with a lot to offer.

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Rowlands

Attraction

Billy Shiel's Farne Island Boat Trips
Farne Islands
Marine Life Centre and Haunted Kingdom
St Aidans Beach

Caravan Park

Elford Caravan Park
Seafield Holiday Park
Waren Park Holiday Park

Cottage

Dales Holiday Cottages
Wren Cottage

Doctor

Belford Medical Practice
Bondgate Practice

Golf Club

Seahouses Golf Club

Holiday Park

Seafield Holiday Park
Waren Park Holiday Park

Restaurant

Great Whin Restaurant

Taxi

Hunters Taxis

Shops

Honeycomb
The Pet Shop
King Joy

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Thompson Opticians Ltd

Places to Stay near Seahouses

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The Links Hotel (0.27 miles)

The Links Hotel
The Links Hotel is a 2 star rated hotel in the peaceful setting of Seahouses on the Northumbrian Coast. The hotel offers superb ensuite accommodation with its own lounge bar and restaurant. The hotel is ... More | visit website
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The Olde School House (0.47 miles)

The Olde School House
Old stone building situated in the old part of Seahouses. Peaceful but only 5 minutes walk to the centre. All en-suite with TV and coffee facilities. Off road parking and 1 minute walk to excellent ... More | visit website
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Wyndgrove House (0.53 miles)

Wyndgrove House

Built in the late 1800s, Wyndgrove House is located in a peaceful part of the village of Seahouses, a short walk from the seafront and the harbour. Paul and Donna welcome you to Wyndgrove House, where ... More | visit website

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St Cuthberts House (0.65 miles)

St Cuthberts House
Welcome to St Cuthbert's House - a truly unique place to stay, in the heart of the beautiful and historic Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. St Cuthbert's House is a former Presbyterian church building, built in ... More | visit website
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Westfield Farmhouse (0.85 miles)

Westfield Farmhouse
Our farmhouse offers a superb base from which to explore this wonderful and largely unexplored part of Britain and we have welcomed return visitors year after year. Here is just a flavour of what we ... More | visit website
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The Craster Arms Hotel (1.99 miles)

The Craster Arms Hotel
The Craster Arms has been serving locals and tourists alike since 1818 offering a true Northumbrian welcome to all its guests. Providing free wi-fi in public areas and serving food all day from breakfast to ... More | visit website
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Macintosh at The Orchards (2.01 miles)

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On the site of an old orchard in the popular village of Beadnell on Northumberland's outstandingly beautiful Heritage Coast, The Orchards apartments offer the ideal romantic retreat ... More

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The Beadnell Towers Hotel (2.03 miles)

The Beadnell Towers Hotel
Located in peaceful Northumberland village with excellent scenery the hotel offers quality accomodation. An excellent place for a golfing trip with golf courses near by or take part in local water sports. Also local coastline ... More | visit website
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Beach Court (2.57 miles)

Beach Court

Beach Court, our non smoking home, is located just seconds from the shore and adjacent to Beadnell's tiny 18th century harbour. It is undoubtedly one of the most distinctive and photographed properties on the entire North ... More | visit website

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Inglenook Cottage (2.78 miles)

17thC listed cottage, comprising three bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen diner, separate dining room and lounge. Has two open fires as well as heating. Outside there is a courtyard area and a fully enclosed garden at ... More | visit website

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