Set in beautiful lawned coastal gardens on a cliff top overlooking Brown's Bay, in the historic fishing village of Cullercoats. Watch out for the dolphins as you open your curtains! Around the corner is pretty Cullercoats Bay, and a short stroll brings you to the seaside towns of Whitley Bay and Tynemouth. There are excellent transport links - Newcastle is just 20 mins, Tyne Tunnel (A19 and A1) are just 10 mins. Just to the rear of the apartments is Cullercoats Bike and Kayak, offering Kayak and Paddle Board excursions, or enjoy a surf lesson at Tynemouth Surf Co. Outside your door is a grade 1 cycle path and the Local Park run is just 10 mins walk away in Whitley Bay. Cullercoats Metro Staion is just 5 mins walk providing direct access to Newcastle. And there is free parking on your doorstep. An ideal base from which to explore the majestic Northumberland Coast and historic Hadrian's Wall.
Cullercoats Bay (click image for panoramic view)
Explore Cullercoats Bay with its Smugglers Caves and marine research facility, popular with families and still used by fishing cobles. The RNLI Lifeboat operates here and you can often watch them out at sea on training exercises. Go early morning rockpooling, visit the exciting Blue Reef Aquarium, take a boat out on Tynemouth boating lake, climb St Mary's Lighthouse or explore Tynemouth's ancient Priory, all within easy walking distance. For day trips, explore the many country houses, gardens and castles - spectacular Alnwick Castle where Harry Potter was filmed, is just 45 minutes drive.
Close at hand are local shops, lovely Italian, Indian and Chinese restaurants, an organic Victorian ice cream parlour, not to mention Bills traditional fish and chip shop, which is always a hit with our guests. The Queen's Head pub around the corner serves traditional fare and has entertainment many nights.
We are proud to have 'adopted' Browns Bay in association with the Marine Conservation Society, doing our bit to help preserve the natural beauty of this beautiful coastline.
Take an easy day trip to explore the Roman Wall, Northumberland, Durham, York, Edinburgh and the Lake District.
Explore the ancient Priory and quaint antique shops of Tynemouth.
Interested in History? Then Segedunum Roman Fort and Museum in Wallsend is a 'must visit'!
Enjoy scenic runs along the seafront, cycling, or if you're feeling adventurous how about a surf lesson? Check out links on this page for more...
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