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Located in north Northumberland near Berwick-upon-Tweed, Spittal is a small seaside resort at the mouth of the river Tweed, a short distance from Berwick-on-Tweed, in a historical part of Northumberland, close to the Scottish border. Spittal boasts one of the finest natural beaches on the spectacular Northumberland coast, part of the area designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and overlooks the estuary. On higher ground, there can be some wonderful views of the Holy Island just off the coastline and Bamburgh Castle is just a short distance away. With miles of unspoilt beaches to be explored stretching from Low Newton-by-the-Sea up to Alnmouth and including Druridge Bay and Newbiggin Bay, Spittal is ideally placed for ramblers, walkers, families and all those interested in exploring the historic coastline and venturing inland to the Northumberland National Park. It has become a favourite with many tourists and nature lovers and bird watchers, who return here time and time again. Spittal is prone to flooding, an issue which dates back to the 19th century,.when water from old mine workings flowed into homes and affected drainage and sewage. Disputes over whose responsibility it was delayed work to control the flow until Northumbrian Water and the Coal Authority agreed to share the costs in 2005. An alert system is now in operation


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Kings Arms Hotel (0.79 miles)

Kings Arms Hotel

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Featuring a blend of 18th century architecture and modern facilities, our hotel is centrally situated in the town, within the medieval walls and a short walk from the old quayside. Our hotel ... More

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Queen's Head Hotel (0.80 miles)


A warm welcome awaits you from Garry and Joanne at the Queen's Head Hotel in Berwick-upon-Tweed. This relaxed small hotel is situated in the centre of the old town. Berwick-upon-Tweed is an ideal base from ... More | visit website

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Shieling View (0.84 miles)

Shieling View

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Enjoying glorious sea views, and set just 3 miles from Berwick's many historic attractions, this detached single storey cottage makes an ideal year round base for exploring ... More

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Berwick Backpackers (0.84 miles)

Berwick Backpackers
Highly recommended by all major travel guides. We have single, twin, triple, double, family and dorm accommodation including continental breakfast. Recently added are our rooms in our Georgian town house, althought a little bit more, we ... More | visit website
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West Longridge Manor B&B (1.13 miles)

West Longridge Manor B&B
West Longridge Manor is the ideal place to spend a relaxing and comfortable break near Berwick-upon-Tweed. Set on our working family farm in rolling Northumbrian countryside, West Longridge is centrally located for a host of ... More | visit website
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Castle Vale House (1.29 miles)

Castle Vale House

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Welcome to our family home at Castle Vale House. This delightful and secluded property built in the 1850s is 100 yards from the main line railway station and has its ... More

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Marshall Meadows Country House Hotel (2.12 miles)

Marshall Meadows Country House Hotel

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England's most northerly hotel just 300 yards from the Scottish Border, set back in its own woodland gardens. An ideal touring centre for the spectacular Northumberland coastline and castles and the ... More

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Kirkbank House (5.32 miles)

Kirkbank House
A luxurious 5 star boutique country house in the Scottish borders, with views over the Cheviot Hills and local countryside. Spacious rooms offer Far-Eastern inspired decor, super king sized beds, luxury linen and toiletries and ... More | visit website
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The Gables (5.54 miles)

The Gables
A very warm welcome awaits you at the Gables from Angus and Claire. An elegant former Victorian Vicarage in the hamlet of Duddo, near Berwick upon Tweed Northumberland. The Gables sits on a rise with ... More | visit website
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Fenham Farm Bed and Breakfast (6.49 miles)

Fenham Farm Bed and Breakfast
We have 5 en-suite rooms available for Bed & Breakfast accommodation. All have been converted from the original farm buildings with fastidious attention to detail while retaining as much of the original character of the ... More | visit website

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