Self-Catering Cottages near Craster
Dunstanburgh Castle, an iconic castle ruin was once the largest and grandest fortifications in Northern England, set on a beautiful stretch of the Northumberland coastline.
Standing on a remote headland the castle was besieged twice and captured by Yorkist forces but then fell into decay.
Travel six miles North-East of Alnwick and you’ll come to Craster, a small fishing village famous for its kippers, traditional fishing boats and friendly people. The nineteenth century harbour was built specifically for the herring fishery and curing sheds that produce the kippers we know and still love to eat today.