Wander along the wide expanse of golden sandy and often empty beach where the tidal island of Lindisfarne, known locally as Holy Island and the birth place of Christianity, can be seen on the horizon. There is a bird sanctuary at Budle Bay close by and at low tide a vast expanse of mud flats is the home to countless thousands of sea and land birds; a haven for ornithologists. A warm welcome greets guests to the friendly village of Belford which offers many facilities including an impressive golf driving range only 4 miles inland. Take a boat trip to the Farne Islands – famous for its bird sanctuaries and seal colony – from the harbour in the traditional fishing village of Seahouses where there are ample shops, pubs and tea rooms or enjoy horse riding or a round of golf on the links only 3 miles down the coastline. The market town of Alnwick, with its own castle offers many facilities around 15 miles away; Alnwick Garden is a popular visitor attraction with its grand cascade waterfall and restaurant within the largest tree house in Europe! The Cottage at Glororum is the quintessential retreat for those seeking spacious and well appointed holiday accommodation in a peaceful rural setting on the fringe of the prestigious and highly sought after holiday village of Bamburgh coupled with giving guests an easy opportunity to indulge in the simple pleasure of strolling barefoot in the sand, inhale the invigorating sea air and watch the waves lap against the shoreline of this stunning stretch of Heritage coastline this region is proud to have awarded as An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.