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DunstanburghCastle

15 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4

Tips from locals

Stephanie
Stephanie
November 19, 2019
Built on the most magnificent scale, Dunstanburgh Castle stands on a remote headland in Northumberland. Owned by English Heritage this castle ruin has fantastic views. We like to park in Craster and walk over to the castle - a great little walk around 25 minutes. Then return to have some food at…
Louise
Louise
October 18, 2019
A lovely walk from Craster to Dunstaburgh takes around 45 minutes. Unusually you can use a National Trust Card or English Heritage to explore and find out all about its fascinating history. Dogs are allowed in the grounds and the views are great. Walk back and enjoy a meal at The Jolly Fisherman.
Gabrielle
Gabrielle
October 13, 2019
Lovely walk to this ruin from Craster harbour.
Laura
Laura
July 24, 2019
24 miles north of Widdrington - approximately 30 minutes drive. Dunstanburgh Road, Craster, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 3TT Built on the most magnificent scale, Dunstanburgh Castle stands on a remote headland in Northumberland. The castle was built at a time when relations between King Edward…
Peter
Peter
July 16, 2019
Visit this on foot from either Craster or Embleton. An amazing ruined castle. Or park at Embleton and walk north along the beach to Low Newton for a drink and some food at The Ship, return via the dunes for fantastic views over Embleton bay and the castle in the distance .

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Location
Alnwick, NE66
Phone01665 576231
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM