Fun in the sun…

Oops!…didn’t want to do that. Couldn’t believe it, after excitingly rushing to Morwicks Dairy Ice Cream Parlour (just outside of Warkworth) tripped and my two scoops ended up face down…devastated!!!


Local produce delivered to your holiday cottage doorstep!

www.foodlocalfood.com This is the North East’s premier, award winning, online supermarket, run by the wonderful Alison and Paul Taylor. It offers a grocery delivery service to local holiday cottage visitors throughout Northumberland. Supporting local suppliers and taking advantage of local... read more


Dairy Cottage comes up Gold!

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Sand and Castle’s Dairy Cottage has been awarded a Gold Award for excellence by Visit Britain! This is great news for anyone looking for a luxury holiday at the Northumberland coast. We are also offering a fantastic Winter spa and... read more


Northumberland and The Borders

If you have booked one of the luxury cottages at Sand and Castle and are planning to visit Northumberland or visit the borders, there is a feast of great information on the fantastic new tourism and travel magazine about Northumberland... read more


Halloween at Chillingham Castle!

Where better to spend a Halloween afternoon than at Chillingham Castle in Northumberland! Pumpkin’s sported different spooky faces and graced the ancient steps of the castle and we had some lovely, bright green pea and mint soup…very tasty!


Swallows End

Award winning luxurious barn conversion set in stunning gardens. A peaceful rural location surrounded by farmland, with easy access along pretty country lanes to the Heritage Coast.


Dairy Cottage at Sand and Castle, we love it!

A beautifully furnished, comfortable cottage that wants for nothing. The ponies and chickens have been a bonus! Lisa David and Mathilda have been so welcoming – nothing has been too much trouble. We have all had a fantastic time –... read more


Welcome to our new blog!

Sand & Castle are a holiday letting agency with a fresh approach.  All our cottage owners share a passion in delivering luxury hospitality based in the beautiful county of Northumberland, offering stylish accommodation in great locations.


Gold!!!!

Fantastic News! Coast cottage has just been awarded the Gold Award!! Well done and well deserved fantastic holiday cottage in a great location