Known as the ‘capital of Coquetdale’, this scenic market town bustles with welcoming pubs, cafés and galleries.
Its High Street boasts a number of traditional independent shops.
It is a great springboard for adventures in walking, cycling and more.
What’s on offer
There are shops, cafés, art and craft galleries, pubs, banks, a children’s play park, riverside picnic area, cycle hire, a library, church, golf course, public toilets and a bus service available.
There is an Information Point at The Coquetdale Centre, which houses Northumberland National Park Authority’s Rothbury office as well as those for the Forestry Commission and Shepherds Walks.
Car: Take A1 and A697 to B6341 in Northumberland. Head along that road to Rothbury.