Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, many of the facilities in Kielder Water & Forest Park are closed.

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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton
Set in an idyllic 363 acre country estate with a mile stretch of private river. Dark skies, fantastic views, 40" TVs, Free WiFi, luxurious beds, delicious breakfasts. Ideal base for visiting Kielder, ...
Dining Area
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Kielder
Click here for latest information on Coronavirus https://www.visitkielder.com/news/2020/03/update-for-coronavirus-covid-19-   Kielder Castle Cafe is integrated in the ancient Kielder Castle, b ...
Salmon
Nature and Wildlife
Kielder
CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Kielder Salmon Centre, open April to 30th September, is operated by the Environment Agency. A modern visitor centre with touch screen and video displays describing the li ...
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Self Catering
Kielder
Luxury lodges on the lakeside of Kielder Water boast panoramic views stretching over the lake and forest. www.kielderwaterside.com- book now!  ...
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Restaurants
Hexham
An award winning homely 3 star hotel and Restaurant near Hexham with a secret walled garden, beautifully sunny conservatory, cosy wood burning fireplace and inviting accommodation. ...
Gate Lodge sitting room
Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Ingram
Exceptional selection of charming 5 star Award Winning cottages, quietly situated in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside, and National Park offering true peace and tranquillity and an ideal loca ...
Sorbietrees External
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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton
Sorbietrees is dark sky friendly and ideally based for visiting Kielder Observatory and Water, Northumberland, Cumbria and the Scottish Borders.   ...
Edible wild mushrooms
Wildlife events
There’s a certain amount of fear in Britain about eating wild mushrooms and although we do well to treat them with respect, fungi can be a wonderful source of food and can add a great deal of in ...
A view of the park from the Hill
Caravan & Camping
Otterburn
Quiet family run holiday park on Pennine Way - close to Kielder. Lodges, cottages, camping pods available. Tourers & motorhomes welcome. Dog friendly! ...
Stanegate Cottage
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Self Catering
Hexham
A stone cottage in Fourstones near Hexham and Hadrian's Wall on the edge of the Northumberland National Park. Sleeps 4/5 and 2 dogs.       ...
Northumberland tranquility
Church
Hartburn
Eleventh-century church used by the Knights Templar. Cromwell's money box and Peninsular War flags. John Hodgson, the historian is buried here. ...
Northumberland Dark Sky Park
Great Outdoors
Kielder
Northumberland International Dark Sky Park was unveiled in December 2013. At 572 square miles (1,483 square kilometres) it is also Europe’s largest area of protected night sky. Due to its pristi ...
Ariel Obstacle
Adventure Sports
Kielder
Calvert Kielder offers exciting and exhilarating outdoor adventure activities, fully accessible for the whole family, in the heart of Kielder Water & Forest Park, home to the largest man-made lake ...
Ecocabs Taxis Hexham
Taxi
Hexham
Hexham taxi and minibus company, offering airport and train station transfers, tours of Hadrian’s Wall and cycle and walker transfers. ...
Church Building
Church
Bolam
This beautiful Saxon church is a hidden gem nestling in the rolling countryside of mid -Northumberland.  An oasis of calm in today’s world of noise and rush. Spirituality and a sense of pea ...
View of St Wilfrid's
Church
Kirknewton
Beautiful light 14th century Grade 1 listed church in which Capability Brown was baptised. This little church consists simply of a nave and chancel, but has striking interior features. ...
Family Events
Star gazing events
Our family events are aimed to be fun and interesting to everyone, including families with younger children https://kielderobservatory.org/our-events   ...
James Turrell Skyspace
Great Outdoors
Kielder
  Created by internationally acclaimed American artist James Turrell, the Kielder Skyspace is a sculptural artwork at the Cat Cairn viewpoint where the artist manipulates our normal perceptions ...
Boat Inn Restaurant
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Kielder
 Click here for latest information on Coronavirus https://www.visitkielder.com/news/2020/03/update-for-coronavirus-covid-19- Boat Inn - Evening meals booking advised. Due to it's waterside ...
Welcome
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Inn
Otterburn
The Redesdale Arms is known as the First and Last Inn situated just 12 miles south of the Scottish Border on the A68. It is an ideal base to explore the beautiful and diverse regions of Northumberland ...
Bakethin Weir at Kielder Water
Great Outdoors
Kielder
An important place for viewing wildlife with fine views across Bakethin Nature Reserve to the north and west and across the main body of Kielder Water to the south and east. Look for the former Border ...
Kielder Belvedere
Great Outdoors
Kielder
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Tyne sitting area
Free to Book
Self Catering
Bellingham
Four newly refurbished lodges, each sleeping six. Set in the Northumberland National Park and International Gold Tier Dark Sky Park.   ...
Adventure Sports
Kielder
Kielder Water & Forest park's rugged wilderness is MTB heaven. Experience some of the best singletrack trails in the UK with breathtaking views. ...
Kitchen/Party Room at Falstone Farmhouse
Self Catering
Hexham
Falstone Farmhouse Sleeps 8-10 (or at a reduced rate 4-6).So together with Falstone Barns which sleeps 14 and PoSHHuts, which sleeps 4; it offers an ideal location for a private party of 28 guests. (E ...
Red Squirrel Safari
Wildlife events
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus. Search for red squirrels and discover their way of life in a changing world. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, to track down one of Britain&rsq ...
Haltwhistle Market Day
Markets
Haltwhistle
Market Square – Thursday Visitor enquiries: Haltwhistle TIC: 01434 322002   The market is not currently running. For street trading opportunities contact Neil Brown, Market Manager, ...
milky way
Science and Technology
Hexham
An accessible, public astronomical observatory offering talks, activities, drop in sessions, stargazing and Astro courses to suit anyone from the absolute beginner to the professional. ...
Fishing
Kielder
Northumbrian Water trout fisheries in the north east of England has built up a well deserved reputation for offering top quality fishing. ...
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Self Catering
Falstone
Barn conversions, banking the North Tyne river, in a central location, 5 mins from Kielder Water, a short drive to Kielder Observatory and in the Heart of Europe's largest Gold award winning Dark Skie ...
Food at William de Percy
Restaurants
Otterburn
William de Percy is a luxury boutique coaching inn located in the heart of Northumberland on the Scottish borders. We are renowned for being a dog friendly bed and breakfast in Northumberland. Our uni ...
Four Poster
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Hotel
Hexham
Spacious country hall in large grounds. Indoor swimming pool, sauna, fishing, cricket field and golf course opposite. Award-winning hotel and restaurant. ...
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham
Hesleyside is a private stately home where guests can stay in luxury and experience 800 years of Northumbrian history. Three glorious 5* state bedrooms with four poster beds and en-suite bathrooms &n ...
Dark Skies and Creatures of the Night
Wildlife events
Rochester
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO CORONAVIRUS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL THE AUTUMN. Explore wildlife in the dark with a night-time woodland walk, moth trapping and a demonstration of thermal imaging kit. ...
William de Percy
Hotel
Otterburn
From delicious homemade food and delightful beers and cocktails, to the fantastical eight individually designed, boutique bedrooms, William de Percy is the perfect place to escape from the hustle and ...
Black Burn Lodge
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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton
Perfectly located for exploring Northumberland, Scottish Borders, Kielder Water and Cumbria, Black Burn Lodge is the ideal base for your holiday. ...
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Caravan & Camping
Bellingham
Small family-run campsite and bunkhouse (sleeps 15 people) situated on a working farm in the centre of Bellingham village.  Only 15 minutes from Kielder. ...
Mapping minigolf at Kielder
Sport and Leisure
Kielder
Mapping is a minigolf course derived from old and new maps of Kielder. Mapping uses bright finishes and colours and is a fully accessible, highly visual and entertaining 'must-play' experience. ...
Glamping
Bellingham
Welcome to Hesleyside Shepherds Huts, luxury camping within the breath-taking grounds of historic Hesleyside Hall and in the heart of the Northumberland National Park and in the Dark Sky reserve. ...
Wilderness Survival Challenge 8 to 13s
Outdoor Event
Your light airplane has crash landed in dense forest hundreds of miles from civilisation. It is bitterly cold and wet and there are grizzly bears in the forest; you need fire and shelter to get you th ...
Main Evening Event
Star gazing events
Our main evening events are aimed at all levels of knowledge. Please check our website for times and availability: https://kielderobservatory.org/our-events ...
Specialist Events
Talk/Lecture
Suitable for all ages these events are designed to inspire with interactive learning experiences  https://kielderobservatory.org/our-events ...
Electric Bike
Cycling events
Hexham
An opportunity to test ride electric bikes from Raleigh, Haibike and Lapierre. Guided group rides available throughout each day from 10am till 4pm. Helmets provided, please bring a debit/credit card t ...
Walking
Kielder
What better way to explore the great outdoors than on foot? With over 600 square kilometres of forest and over 26 miles of shoreline to choose from, Kielder Water & Forest Park is perfect for walk ...
Great Outdoors
Kielder
The Janus Chairs are located on a tranquil and scenic north shore peninsula with breathtaking views across the lake. ...
Outside Tower Knowe Visitor Centre
Museums and galleries
Kielder
Tower Knowe, the gateway centre to Kielder Water & Forest Park, is an ideal location to orientate yourself and find out what you can do and where. Interactive exhibition, Cafe on the water, gift s ...
View of Planetrees Roman Wall
Historic sites
Wall
A 15-metre (49 feet) length of later narrow Wall on earlier broad foundations, marking the junction between the two wall types. ...
A view of Rothbury
Church
Rothbury
An ancient and interesting Church, full of historical information, a quite, peaceful  sanctuary. ...
Station Cottage in Falstone
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Self Catering
Falstone
A cosy retreat nestled in the International Dark Sky Park. Formerly the waiting room & ticket office for the Border Counties Railway Line. ...
St Mungo's Church
Church
Hexham
Beautiful 13th century church with a long history of worship by local families through the centuries. ...
Luxury Amenities Building
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Caravan & Camping
Haltwhistle
Herding Hill Farm is an award-winning, 5-star touring, camping & glamping site with hot tubs, just 1 mile from Hadrian's Wall. ...
Guest Room with en-suite shower room
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham
6 brand new en-suite Guest Rooms in the Northumberland National Park and International Dark Sky Park. Near Kielder and Observatory. ...
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Self Catering
Kielder
Fully accessible, comfortable Scandanavian lodges set in the beautiful Kielder Water & Forest Park and close to the tranquil shores of Kielder Water. Activities and home cooked meals are also avai ...
Dark Skies Star Gazing
Star gazing events
Discover the beauty of the Dark Skies of Kielder. We’ll start with an introductory indoor session using an amazing software programme that allows you to view all the wonders of the night sky in ...
Science and Technology
Kielder
Kielder Observatory is an astronomical attraction at Kielder Water & Forest Park run by the Kielder Observatory Astronomical Society. Please visit www.kielderobservatory.org for all event bookings ...
A Night Safari at Kielder Castle
Wildlife events
Hunt for the elusive night life of the forest including bats, owls and creepy crawlies of all descriptions. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, on a night time expedition in search of some o ...
St Cuthberts Church in Elsdon
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Elsdon
14th Century church, Roman tombstone, medieval grave covers, exquisite windows, historic churchyard, 18th century carved headstones, two medieval stone coffins. ...
Minotaur Maze at Kielder Water
Garden
Kielder
The Minotaur Maze is a must for children and adults alike. The adventurous will discover a number of special features that include a small glittering room formed from rocks of recycled glass. ...
Yurt
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Caravan & Camping
Bellingham
Base yourself at our campsite to discover the true spirit of Northumberland and relax in the warmth of the Northumbrian way. In the English Borders, this is an ideal base for outdoor life in the stunn ...
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Hotel
Hexham
An 18thC Inn, formerly a farmhouse, in the heart of rural Northumberland close to the Roman Wall, Kielder Water and North Tyne Valley. ...
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Self Catering
Kielder
A traditional rustic former farmhouse that enjoys fantastic views and amazing nearby walking routes. ...
St Andrews Church in Corbridge
Church
Corbridge
Important Saxon Church. Impressive 13thC remains - particularly east end lancet windows. Roman arch to baptistery. 14thC Vicar's Pele, built of Roman stones, in churchyard - needed because of Scots ra ...
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Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Kielder
  Click here for latest information on Coronavirus https://www.visitkielder.com/news/2020/03/update-for-coronavirus-covid-19-   Visit Wafflemeister at Tower Knowe Visitor Centre for ...
Picnic bench
Great Outdoors
Kielder
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Kielder Water & Forest Park is now closed to the visiting public Well as the Forest Drive The health and welfare of the public is extremely important to us here a ...
Kielder ZipCoaster
Outdoor Event
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus.   Experience the exhilaration of Europe’s 1st AvatarOne!, Kielder ZipCoaster mimics the ups, downs, twists and turns of a rollercoaster and the fre ...
Heather
Great Outdoors
Kielder
Kielder Water & Forest Park is the ultimate outdoor playground that everyone can enjoy. ...
Art and Architecture
Kielder
The landscape around Kielder Water & Forest Park has become home to a unique collection of visual art and architecture. ...
St Cuthbert's
Church
Bellingham
Twelfth-century Grade 1 church. Burned down by Border Reivers. Rebuilt with rare barrel-vaulted stone roof. ...
Sunny day at St Oswald's Church
Church
Wall
A delightful hilltop church believed to be the location where King Oswald (604 -642) raised a large wooden cross before the Battle of Heavenfield (AD 635). ...
Market Day
Markets
Hexham
Hexham farmers market is the regional representative in the 'Best Market' category in the BBC Food and Farming Awards 2015... ...
glamp
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Caravan & Camping
Newcastleton
Lie under the stars in a cosy glamping cabin with outstanding views, wood-burning stove, TV, Wifi, fridge and microwave. ...
Hindhope Linn near Otterburn
Great Outdoors
Otterburn
An enchanting walk of about 1 mile, through a scenic gorge to a gem of a waterfall. ...
Essential Bushcraft Skills
Outdoor Event
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus. An introduction to the basics for survival with top northern bushcraft teacher, Bruce Ferguson. ...
Great Outdoors
Kielder
This sculpture is a stock of pink sandstone blocks arranged in courses around a core. The surfaces have been closely worked by hand to create the sense of an ascending spiral throughout the column. ...
Oscars Lodge
Book online
Self Catering
Kielder
Create lasting memories in your own holiday home. Beautiful, luxury lodges to rent or buy, nestled in Ravenshill Forest, Kielder, providing the perfect retreat.  ...
Weekend Late Night Event
Star gazing events
Most Fridays and Saturdays in the late slot (approx. midnight-3am, please check website for times) we run our premium weekend events. These are similar to our main evening events but have a reduced nu ...
The Great Big Tree Climbing Co
Outdoor Event
It’s a thrill, an adrenaline rush and we all need adventure. It builds confidence by taking you out of your comfort zone and encouraging you to challenge yourself. Tree climbing is achievable an ...
Kielder Water
Sport and Leisure
Kielder
Thanks to the Lakeside Way, a multi-user trail that follows the 27 mile Kielder Water shoreline, you can have a unique and beautiful walking experience.  ...
Osprey Ferry
Sport and Leisure
Kielder
  OSPREY FERRY  Please note the Osprey Ferry is currently not running.  If you require any further information on the Ferry Timetable please contact 01434 251000.   ...
St Gregorys Church in Kirknewton
Church
Kirknewton
'More to this church than meets the eye' (Pevsner). A site of Christian worship since the 11th century or earlier, the chancel and south transept date from the late 15th century. ...
Family bushcrafts
Family event
Kielder
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus Build a shelter, light a fire, cook a meal, make something to take away. You’ll need to build a shelter, your own den in the woods. You’re going to ...
The Boe Rigg
Caravan & Camping
Bellingham
Centrally located and a perfect base to explore Northumberland and the coast, camping, restaurant and bar. ...
Forest wildlife safari
Wildlife events
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus. Discover the secret life of the forest - join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson and uncover the tracks, trails and signs left behind by its secretive ...
Bride and Groom at Kielder
Wedding Venues
Kielder
Imagine a place where your idyllic wedding dreams can become a reality. Create a wedding package that is as unique and distinctive as you are. ...
AbbotShire Glamping Lodge
Self Catering
Newcastleton
A magical ‘Hobbit Style’ dog friendly Glamping Lodge with 2 bedrooms, bathroom and kitchen. Secluded with magnificent views only 17 miles from Kielder. ...
Outside Roses Bower Lodge
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Hexham
Four Star self-catering cottage (sleeps 4)  on a working sheep farm with stunning views of the beautiful Wark's Burn and within the Northumberland National Park. ...
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Caravan & Camping
Stonehaugh
A quiet and relaxed rural site set amongst beautiful moorland on the edge of Wark Forest in the stunning Northumberland National Park. ...
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Bed & Breakfast
Otterburn
A beautiful period farmhouse situated in The Northumberland National park near to Padon and the Pennine way in stunning countryside. En-suite bedrooms are well appointed and offer spectacular views. T ...
Hexham Town B&B
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham
Our bed and breakfast is ideally situated in a quiet residential area in the centre of Hexham, 10 mins walk from the train station, only 3 mins from the abbey and market place in the historic town cen ...
Yethouse
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Self Catering
Newcastleton
Farmhouse with all mod cons, three bedrooms, 3 bathrooms sleeping max 8. Newcastleton forest on your doorstep, 7stanes mountain bike trails, walks, stunning scenery.  Close to local amenities; 2 ...
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Bed & Breakfast
Kielder
Beautiful stone-built house with walled garden. Fantastic views. River walks. Good food, fishing, golf. Hadrian's Wall 20 miles. ...
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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham
Carraw Bed and Breakfast, is one of the finest luxury Northumberland Guest Houses, situated on the foundations of Hadrian’s Wall, with a sublime hilltop setting overlooking open countryside of N ...
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Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham
Cosy accommodation in Northumberland National Park. Ground floor rooms, close to Hadrian's Wall & Kielder Forest, perfect for walkers & cyclists. ...
Otterburn Mill
Sightseeing and Leisure
Otterburn
Former textile mill, Otterburn Mill, sells outdoor and lifestyle clothing, delicious food and has a children's play area.  ...
Visit Ferny Rigg Alpacas
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Family Friendly
Falstone
Walk a wonderful Alpaca in the Northumberland National Park. Beautiful countryside within sight of Kielder Dam. Family fun, smiles guaranteed.   ...
External courtyard & Cottages
Self Catering
Otterburn
In a picturesque setting. Two lovely former barns, converted into comfortable well appointed self catering cottages. Enjoy 12 acres and private river with free fishing & camp fires. Log burning st ...
The Holly Bush Inn
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Inn
Tarset
The Holly Bush  is one of the few ancient drovers inns left in Northumberland. The village of Greenhaugh lies in the beautiful Tarset Valley very close to Kielder in the National Park under some ...

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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton
Set in an idyllic 363 acre country estate with a mile stretch of private river. Dark skies, fantastic views, 40" TVs, Free WiFi, luxurious beds, delicious breakfasts. Ideal base for visiting Kielder, ...
Dining Area
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Kielder
Click here for latest information on Coronavirus https://www.visitkielder.com/news/2020/03/update-for-coronavirus-covid-19-   Kielder Castle Cafe is integrated in the ancient Kielder Castle, b ...
Salmon
Nature and Wildlife
Kielder
CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Kielder Salmon Centre, open April to 30th September, is operated by the Environment Agency. A modern visitor centre with touch screen and video displays describing the li ...
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Self Catering
Kielder
Luxury lodges on the lakeside of Kielder Water boast panoramic views stretching over the lake and forest. www.kielderwaterside.com- book now!  ...
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Restaurants
Hexham
An award winning homely 3 star hotel and Restaurant near Hexham with a secret walled garden, beautifully sunny conservatory, cosy wood burning fireplace and inviting accommodation. ...
Gate Lodge sitting room
Supercontrol
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Self Catering
Ingram
Exceptional selection of charming 5 star Award Winning cottages, quietly situated in the heart of the Northumbrian countryside, and National Park offering true peace and tranquillity and an ideal loca ...
Sorbietrees External
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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton
Sorbietrees is dark sky friendly and ideally based for visiting Kielder Observatory and Water, Northumberland, Cumbria and the Scottish Borders.   ...
Edible wild mushrooms
Wildlife events
There’s a certain amount of fear in Britain about eating wild mushrooms and although we do well to treat them with respect, fungi can be a wonderful source of food and can add a great deal of in ...
A view of the park from the Hill
Caravan & Camping
Otterburn
Quiet family run holiday park on Pennine Way - close to Kielder. Lodges, cottages, camping pods available. Tourers & motorhomes welcome. Dog friendly! ...
Stanegate Cottage
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Self Catering
Hexham
A stone cottage in Fourstones near Hexham and Hadrian's Wall on the edge of the Northumberland National Park. Sleeps 4/5 and 2 dogs.       ...
Northumberland tranquility
Church
Hartburn
Eleventh-century church used by the Knights Templar. Cromwell's money box and Peninsular War flags. John Hodgson, the historian is buried here. ...
Northumberland Dark Sky Park
Great Outdoors
Kielder
Northumberland International Dark Sky Park was unveiled in December 2013. At 572 square miles (1,483 square kilometres) it is also Europe’s largest area of protected night sky. Due to its pristi ...
Ariel Obstacle
Adventure Sports
Kielder
Calvert Kielder offers exciting and exhilarating outdoor adventure activities, fully accessible for the whole family, in the heart of Kielder Water & Forest Park, home to the largest man-made lake ...
Ecocabs Taxis Hexham
Taxi
Hexham
Hexham taxi and minibus company, offering airport and train station transfers, tours of Hadrian’s Wall and cycle and walker transfers. ...
Church Building
Church
Bolam
This beautiful Saxon church is a hidden gem nestling in the rolling countryside of mid -Northumberland.  An oasis of calm in today’s world of noise and rush. Spirituality and a sense of pea ...
View of St Wilfrid's
Church
Kirknewton
Beautiful light 14th century Grade 1 listed church in which Capability Brown was baptised. This little church consists simply of a nave and chancel, but has striking interior features. ...
Family Events
Star gazing events
Our family events are aimed to be fun and interesting to everyone, including families with younger children https://kielderobservatory.org/our-events   ...
James Turrell Skyspace
Great Outdoors
Kielder
  Created by internationally acclaimed American artist James Turrell, the Kielder Skyspace is a sculptural artwork at the Cat Cairn viewpoint where the artist manipulates our normal perceptions ...
Boat Inn Restaurant
Pubs, Bars & Inns
Kielder
 Click here for latest information on Coronavirus https://www.visitkielder.com/news/2020/03/update-for-coronavirus-covid-19- Boat Inn - Evening meals booking advised. Due to it's waterside ...
Welcome
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Inn
Otterburn
The Redesdale Arms is known as the First and Last Inn situated just 12 miles south of the Scottish Border on the A68. It is an ideal base to explore the beautiful and diverse regions of Northumberland ...
Bakethin Weir at Kielder Water
Great Outdoors
Kielder
An important place for viewing wildlife with fine views across Bakethin Nature Reserve to the north and west and across the main body of Kielder Water to the south and east. Look for the former Border ...
Kielder Belvedere
Great Outdoors
Kielder
                            Please Note :- Kielder Belvedere is c ...
Tyne sitting area
Free to Book
Self Catering
Bellingham
Four newly refurbished lodges, each sleeping six. Set in the Northumberland National Park and International Gold Tier Dark Sky Park.   ...
Adventure Sports
Kielder
Kielder Water & Forest park's rugged wilderness is MTB heaven. Experience some of the best singletrack trails in the UK with breathtaking views. ...
Kitchen/Party Room at Falstone Farmhouse
Self Catering
Hexham
Falstone Farmhouse Sleeps 8-10 (or at a reduced rate 4-6).So together with Falstone Barns which sleeps 14 and PoSHHuts, which sleeps 4; it offers an ideal location for a private party of 28 guests. (E ...
Red Squirrel Safari
Wildlife events
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus. Search for red squirrels and discover their way of life in a changing world. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, to track down one of Britain&rsq ...
Haltwhistle Market Day
Markets
Haltwhistle
Market Square – Thursday Visitor enquiries: Haltwhistle TIC: 01434 322002   The market is not currently running. For street trading opportunities contact Neil Brown, Market Manager, ...
milky way
Science and Technology
Hexham
An accessible, public astronomical observatory offering talks, activities, drop in sessions, stargazing and Astro courses to suit anyone from the absolute beginner to the professional. ...
Fishing
Kielder
Northumbrian Water trout fisheries in the north east of England has built up a well deserved reputation for offering top quality fishing. ...
Eviivo
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Self Catering
Falstone
Barn conversions, banking the North Tyne river, in a central location, 5 mins from Kielder Water, a short drive to Kielder Observatory and in the Heart of Europe's largest Gold award winning Dark Skie ...
Food at William de Percy
Restaurants
Otterburn
William de Percy is a luxury boutique coaching inn located in the heart of Northumberland on the Scottish borders. We are renowned for being a dog friendly bed and breakfast in Northumberland. Our uni ...
Four Poster
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Hotel
Hexham
Spacious country hall in large grounds. Indoor swimming pool, sauna, fishing, cricket field and golf course opposite. Award-winning hotel and restaurant. ...
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham
Hesleyside is a private stately home where guests can stay in luxury and experience 800 years of Northumbrian history. Three glorious 5* state bedrooms with four poster beds and en-suite bathrooms &n ...
Dark Skies and Creatures of the Night
Wildlife events
Rochester
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO CORONAVIRUS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL THE AUTUMN. Explore wildlife in the dark with a night-time woodland walk, moth trapping and a demonstration of thermal imaging kit. ...
William de Percy
Hotel
Otterburn
From delicious homemade food and delightful beers and cocktails, to the fantastical eight individually designed, boutique bedrooms, William de Percy is the perfect place to escape from the hustle and ...
Black Burn Lodge
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Bed & Breakfast
Newcastleton
Perfectly located for exploring Northumberland, Scottish Borders, Kielder Water and Cumbria, Black Burn Lodge is the ideal base for your holiday. ...
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Caravan & Camping
Bellingham
Small family-run campsite and bunkhouse (sleeps 15 people) situated on a working farm in the centre of Bellingham village.  Only 15 minutes from Kielder. ...
Mapping minigolf at Kielder
Sport and Leisure
Kielder
Mapping is a minigolf course derived from old and new maps of Kielder. Mapping uses bright finishes and colours and is a fully accessible, highly visual and entertaining 'must-play' experience. ...
Glamping
Bellingham
Welcome to Hesleyside Shepherds Huts, luxury camping within the breath-taking grounds of historic Hesleyside Hall and in the heart of the Northumberland National Park and in the Dark Sky reserve. ...
Wilderness Survival Challenge 8 to 13s
Outdoor Event
Your light airplane has crash landed in dense forest hundreds of miles from civilisation. It is bitterly cold and wet and there are grizzly bears in the forest; you need fire and shelter to get you th ...
Main Evening Event
Star gazing events
Our main evening events are aimed at all levels of knowledge. Please check our website for times and availability: https://kielderobservatory.org/our-events ...
Specialist Events
Talk/Lecture
Suitable for all ages these events are designed to inspire with interactive learning experiences  https://kielderobservatory.org/our-events ...
Electric Bike
Cycling events
Hexham
An opportunity to test ride electric bikes from Raleigh, Haibike and Lapierre. Guided group rides available throughout each day from 10am till 4pm. Helmets provided, please bring a debit/credit card t ...
Walking
Kielder
What better way to explore the great outdoors than on foot? With over 600 square kilometres of forest and over 26 miles of shoreline to choose from, Kielder Water & Forest Park is perfect for walk ...
Great Outdoors
Kielder
The Janus Chairs are located on a tranquil and scenic north shore peninsula with breathtaking views across the lake. ...
Outside Tower Knowe Visitor Centre
Museums and galleries
Kielder
Tower Knowe, the gateway centre to Kielder Water & Forest Park, is an ideal location to orientate yourself and find out what you can do and where. Interactive exhibition, Cafe on the water, gift s ...
View of Planetrees Roman Wall
Historic sites
Wall
A 15-metre (49 feet) length of later narrow Wall on earlier broad foundations, marking the junction between the two wall types. ...
A view of Rothbury
Church
Rothbury
An ancient and interesting Church, full of historical information, a quite, peaceful  sanctuary. ...
Station Cottage in Falstone
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Self Catering
Falstone
A cosy retreat nestled in the International Dark Sky Park. Formerly the waiting room & ticket office for the Border Counties Railway Line. ...
St Mungo's Church
Church
Hexham
Beautiful 13th century church with a long history of worship by local families through the centuries. ...
Luxury Amenities Building
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Caravan & Camping
Haltwhistle
Herding Hill Farm is an award-winning, 5-star touring, camping & glamping site with hot tubs, just 1 mile from Hadrian's Wall. ...
Guest Room with en-suite shower room
Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham
6 brand new en-suite Guest Rooms in the Northumberland National Park and International Dark Sky Park. Near Kielder and Observatory. ...
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Self Catering
Kielder
Fully accessible, comfortable Scandanavian lodges set in the beautiful Kielder Water & Forest Park and close to the tranquil shores of Kielder Water. Activities and home cooked meals are also avai ...
Dark Skies Star Gazing
Star gazing events
Discover the beauty of the Dark Skies of Kielder. We’ll start with an introductory indoor session using an amazing software programme that allows you to view all the wonders of the night sky in ...
Science and Technology
Kielder
Kielder Observatory is an astronomical attraction at Kielder Water & Forest Park run by the Kielder Observatory Astronomical Society. Please visit www.kielderobservatory.org for all event bookings ...
A Night Safari at Kielder Castle
Wildlife events
Hunt for the elusive night life of the forest including bats, owls and creepy crawlies of all descriptions. Join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson, on a night time expedition in search of some o ...
St Cuthberts Church in Elsdon
Churchyard/Burial Ground
Elsdon
14th Century church, Roman tombstone, medieval grave covers, exquisite windows, historic churchyard, 18th century carved headstones, two medieval stone coffins. ...
Minotaur Maze at Kielder Water
Garden
Kielder
The Minotaur Maze is a must for children and adults alike. The adventurous will discover a number of special features that include a small glittering room formed from rocks of recycled glass. ...
Yurt
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Caravan & Camping
Bellingham
Base yourself at our campsite to discover the true spirit of Northumberland and relax in the warmth of the Northumbrian way. In the English Borders, this is an ideal base for outdoor life in the stunn ...
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Hotel
Hexham
An 18thC Inn, formerly a farmhouse, in the heart of rural Northumberland close to the Roman Wall, Kielder Water and North Tyne Valley. ...
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Self Catering
Kielder
A traditional rustic former farmhouse that enjoys fantastic views and amazing nearby walking routes. ...
St Andrews Church in Corbridge
Church
Corbridge
Important Saxon Church. Impressive 13thC remains - particularly east end lancet windows. Roman arch to baptistery. 14thC Vicar's Pele, built of Roman stones, in churchyard - needed because of Scots ra ...
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Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops
Kielder
  Click here for latest information on Coronavirus https://www.visitkielder.com/news/2020/03/update-for-coronavirus-covid-19-   Visit Wafflemeister at Tower Knowe Visitor Centre for ...
Picnic bench
Great Outdoors
Kielder
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Kielder Water & Forest Park is now closed to the visiting public Well as the Forest Drive The health and welfare of the public is extremely important to us here a ...
Kielder ZipCoaster
Outdoor Event
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus.   Experience the exhilaration of Europe’s 1st AvatarOne!, Kielder ZipCoaster mimics the ups, downs, twists and turns of a rollercoaster and the fre ...
Heather
Great Outdoors
Kielder
Kielder Water & Forest Park is the ultimate outdoor playground that everyone can enjoy. ...
Art and Architecture
Kielder
The landscape around Kielder Water & Forest Park has become home to a unique collection of visual art and architecture. ...
St Cuthbert's
Church
Bellingham
Twelfth-century Grade 1 church. Burned down by Border Reivers. Rebuilt with rare barrel-vaulted stone roof. ...
Sunny day at St Oswald's Church
Church
Wall
A delightful hilltop church believed to be the location where King Oswald (604 -642) raised a large wooden cross before the Battle of Heavenfield (AD 635). ...
Market Day
Markets
Hexham
Hexham farmers market is the regional representative in the 'Best Market' category in the BBC Food and Farming Awards 2015... ...
glamp
Free to Book
Caravan & Camping
Newcastleton
Lie under the stars in a cosy glamping cabin with outstanding views, wood-burning stove, TV, Wifi, fridge and microwave. ...
Hindhope Linn near Otterburn
Great Outdoors
Otterburn
An enchanting walk of about 1 mile, through a scenic gorge to a gem of a waterfall. ...
Essential Bushcraft Skills
Outdoor Event
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus. An introduction to the basics for survival with top northern bushcraft teacher, Bruce Ferguson. ...
Great Outdoors
Kielder
This sculpture is a stock of pink sandstone blocks arranged in courses around a core. The surfaces have been closely worked by hand to create the sense of an ascending spiral throughout the column. ...
Oscars Lodge
Book online
Self Catering
Kielder
Create lasting memories in your own holiday home. Beautiful, luxury lodges to rent or buy, nestled in Ravenshill Forest, Kielder, providing the perfect retreat.  ...
Weekend Late Night Event
Star gazing events
Most Fridays and Saturdays in the late slot (approx. midnight-3am, please check website for times) we run our premium weekend events. These are similar to our main evening events but have a reduced nu ...
The Great Big Tree Climbing Co
Outdoor Event
It’s a thrill, an adrenaline rush and we all need adventure. It builds confidence by taking you out of your comfort zone and encouraging you to challenge yourself. Tree climbing is achievable an ...
Kielder Water
Sport and Leisure
Kielder
Thanks to the Lakeside Way, a multi-user trail that follows the 27 mile Kielder Water shoreline, you can have a unique and beautiful walking experience.  ...
Osprey Ferry
Sport and Leisure
Kielder
  OSPREY FERRY  Please note the Osprey Ferry is currently not running.  If you require any further information on the Ferry Timetable please contact 01434 251000.   ...
St Gregorys Church in Kirknewton
Church
Kirknewton
'More to this church than meets the eye' (Pevsner). A site of Christian worship since the 11th century or earlier, the chancel and south transept date from the late 15th century. ...
Family bushcrafts
Family event
Kielder
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus Build a shelter, light a fire, cook a meal, make something to take away. You’ll need to build a shelter, your own den in the woods. You’re going to ...
The Boe Rigg
Caravan & Camping
Bellingham
Centrally located and a perfect base to explore Northumberland and the coast, camping, restaurant and bar. ...
Forest wildlife safari
Wildlife events
Currently suspended due to Coronavirus. Discover the secret life of the forest - join professional naturalist, Bruce Ferguson and uncover the tracks, trails and signs left behind by its secretive ...
Bride and Groom at Kielder
Wedding Venues
Kielder
Imagine a place where your idyllic wedding dreams can become a reality. Create a wedding package that is as unique and distinctive as you are. ...
AbbotShire Glamping Lodge
Self Catering
Newcastleton
A magical ‘Hobbit Style’ dog friendly Glamping Lodge with 2 bedrooms, bathroom and kitchen. Secluded with magnificent views only 17 miles from Kielder. ...
Outside Roses Bower Lodge
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Self Catering
Hexham
Four Star self-catering cottage (sleeps 4)  on a working sheep farm with stunning views of the beautiful Wark's Burn and within the Northumberland National Park. ...
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Caravan & Camping
Stonehaugh
A quiet and relaxed rural site set amongst beautiful moorland on the edge of Wark Forest in the stunning Northumberland National Park. ...
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Bed & Breakfast
Otterburn
A beautiful period farmhouse situated in The Northumberland National park near to Padon and the Pennine way in stunning countryside. En-suite bedrooms are well appointed and offer spectacular views. T ...
Hexham Town B&B
Bed & Breakfast
Hexham
Our bed and breakfast is ideally situated in a quiet residential area in the centre of Hexham, 10 mins walk from the train station, only 3 mins from the abbey and market place in the historic town cen ...
Yethouse
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Self Catering
Newcastleton
Farmhouse with all mod cons, three bedrooms, 3 bathrooms sleeping max 8. Newcastleton forest on your doorstep, 7stanes mountain bike trails, walks, stunning scenery.  Close to local amenities; 2 ...
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Bed & Breakfast
Kielder
Beautiful stone-built house with walled garden. Fantastic views. River walks. Good food, fishing, golf. Hadrian's Wall 20 miles. ...
Eviivo
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Bed & Breakfast
Hexham
Carraw Bed and Breakfast, is one of the finest luxury Northumberland Guest Houses, situated on the foundations of Hadrian’s Wall, with a sublime hilltop setting overlooking open countryside of N ...
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Bed & Breakfast
Bellingham
Cosy accommodation in Northumberland National Park. Ground floor rooms, close to Hadrian's Wall & Kielder Forest, perfect for walkers & cyclists. ...
Otterburn Mill
Sightseeing and Leisure
Otterburn
Former textile mill, Otterburn Mill, sells outdoor and lifestyle clothing, delicious food and has a children's play area.  ...
Visit Ferny Rigg Alpacas
Book online
Family Friendly
Falstone
Walk a wonderful Alpaca in the Northumberland National Park. Beautiful countryside within sight of Kielder Dam. Family fun, smiles guaranteed.   ...
External courtyard & Cottages
Self Catering
Otterburn
In a picturesque setting. Two lovely former barns, converted into comfortable well appointed self catering cottages. Enjoy 12 acres and private river with free fishing & camp fires. Log burning st ...
The Holly Bush Inn
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Inn
Tarset
The Holly Bush  is one of the few ancient drovers inns left in Northumberland. The village of Greenhaugh lies in the beautiful Tarset Valley very close to Kielder in the National Park under some ...

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Produced by Kielder Water & Forest Park Development Trust

Registered Charity Number: 1139328.
Members: Northumbrian Water, Forestry England, Calvert Kielder, Northumberland County Council, Kielder Observatory Astronomical Society, Northumberland National Park Authority and Northumberlad Wildlife Trust.