How to find Swallows Nest
Travelling on the A1 (approx 50 miles North from Newcastle upon Tyne and approx 20 miles south of Berwick upon Tweed) take the B1341 right hand turning to Bamburgh (left hand turn if coming from the North Just after Service Station). Drive through the village of Bamburgh passing the castle on your left. Continue along the B1340 road to Seahouses. Armstrong cottages are easily recognisable as they are all painted green facing out to the dunes. The turning for the development is first right immediately after a phone box on the right side of the road. Once on the Armstrong cottage development turn immediately left and you find Swallows Nest on the right hand side as you drive round the square.
FROM CHATHILL TRAIN STATION
From Chathill Station proceed along road towards coast and Swinhoe. At Swinhoe junction the road becomes B1340 passing Beadnell, through Seahouses and following coast towards Bamburgh Castle. When Approaching Bamburgh turn LEFT into Armstrong cottages just after 30mph speed signs and just after beach car park on the right. Once on the Armstrong development turn immediately left and you find Swallows Nest on the right hand side as you drive round the square.