Broome Hill Farm is situated 4 miles from the historic market town of Alnwick, the seat of the Duke of Northumberland. Alnwick has public telephones, a hospital, doctors, post office, banks, building societies, shops to cater for every need, Tourist Information office and a variety of restaurants and pubs to suit all tastes.

The Alnwick Garden at Alnwick Castle is one of the most magnificient in Europe Based on the movement of water with special areas for the blind and disabled. This fascinating garden covers 12 acres. .

Barter Books, one of the largest second-hand bookshops in Britain, is based at the listed Victorian railway station.

The cottages are very central for visiting the National Park, Cheviot Hills, National Trust and English Heritage properties, Holy Island, the Farne Islands, the Heritage Coast and many more varied places of interest. Sample local produce, the famous Lindisfarne Mead, Craster kippers, speciality cheeses and honey.

Although in the midst of the quiet countryside, Newcastle Upon Tyne is within 45 minutes by car, where you can visit the famous MetroCentre and Eldon Square, both with excellent shopping facilities.

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