On the Coast & Castles cycle route


Anyone cycling this glorious route through Northumbrian fishing villages and past ancient castles, will find Springhill bunkhouse and campsite an ideal resource for accommodation.

The Coast and Castle route between Newcastle & Edinburgh,  follows 100 miles of shoreline through fishing villages, past vast sandy beaches and along a coastline dotted with the ancient castles of Lindisfarne, Warkworth, Bamburgh and Dunstanburgh.  This well equipped bunkhouse, close to the coast at Seahouses, has  a lockable bike store and a choice of accommodation in the lofty smart bunkhouse, wigwams or camping. There is a Cafe on site and self catering facilities including  BBQ and fire pits. Drying room and laundry also available.  You can cycle this route one-way  as there are excellent trains available along the route which are regular, fast and bike friendly.