Welcome to your Northumberland retreat

Welcome to Hexham Holiday Cottages

Do you dream of a relaxing break in a quaint rural cottage, nestled in idyllic unspoilt surroundings? If so we know the perfect self catering accommodation.

It’s Official! Hexham is the Happiest Place to Live in Britain

A recent ‘happy at home’ index survey by Rightmove resulted in Hexham receiving the ‘happiest place to live in Britain’ award yet again. The town is a major attraction for people who love the countryside, walking, riding, fishing, cycling, sport, history, entertainment, live music and of course a welcoming and friendly community. Within easy reach of other interesting and picturesque towns and villages. Our comfortable holiday cottages are perfect for experiencing a taste of what Hexham has to offer.

Home from Home Comfort in Stunning Surroundings

Hexham Cottages welcome you to “Jack of the Woods” and “Runrig”, two purpose built holiday cottages set in the grounds of a quaint historic Georgian farmhouse. You will find home from home comforts and stunning scenery amid acres of rolling Hexhamshire countryside. Create a world of holiday memories to treasure in this fabulous location, a place you will want to return to again and again. The cottages were constructed from local stone in 2009 with the best of insulation and solar hot water making for an environmentally friendly holiday.

Staycation in Hexham, Northumbria

Staycations are incredibly popular these days, allowing people the chance to discover some of the most beautiful parts of the UK. Our self catering holiday cottages provide an ideal base for all kinds of activities, and are a haven for walkers and cyclists. Within easy reach of Hadrian’s Wall country, dotted with woods, streams, and bridle paths. You can walk and cycle to your heart’s content during your stay at Hexham Cottages. If you love nature and wonderful views you are in for a treat in this part of Northumberland.



At a Glance

We’re committed to helping our residents every step of the way and providing useful services to take care of their needs.

At Hexham Cottages you can enjoy : –

  • Double bedroom
  • Electric oven
  • Gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Fridge freezer
  • Washer drier
  • Oil central heating
  • Patio furniture
  • Highly insulated & very warm
  • Bike storage by arrangement
  • A large field where your dogs can run free

Sorry no smoking.

The Perfect Getaway in Stunning Surroundings

Winter is finally here, and don’t we know it? But just because beach breaks are out, it doesn’t mean you can’t get away from it all. Come to Hexham and walk, cycle, canoe, look at nature, marvel at history or dine and sample the entertainment. Hiking around here is incredibly popular, and you can experience breathtaking scenery whatever the weather.

Why not visit the wonderful Christmas markets dotted around, and maybe pick up that elusive gift? All in the knowledge that you have a snug and comfortable cottage to return to after the day’s excitement.

Getting Around From Hexham Holiday Cottages

You can take advantage of local buses, trains and taxis to explore further afield and see places like Durham [the Land of the Prince Bishops], Corbridge [shopper’s paradise] and Newcastle [historic city].

Hadrian’s wall is just a short 20 minute drive.
Hexham town is 2 miles away.
Corbridge is 4 miles away.
The train journeys to Newcastle and Carlisle each take about 40 minutes.
There are buses daily from Hexham to and from Newcastle and the Metro Centre.
Durham is about 23 miles away and less than an hour by car, or just over an hour by train via Newcastle.
There is also a handy taxi service.
You get Free Parking in Hexham with a windscreen pass provided by us.

Find out about some of the things to do and places to visit while at Hexham Cottages.

Happy Visitors

“This is a lovely dog friendly place to stay. Plenty of space, all the amenities you need for your comfort, convenience & enjoyment. Great country walks by your doorstep. The cottage is well equipped & pleasant, the beds are cosy to guarantee you a great nights sleep. In these Coronavirus times, the owners ensure that the accommodation is perfectly safe & secure. You will have a great stay here.”

Simon & Cynthia

“This stay was just what we needed in these difficult times. Great walks, quiet – apart from owls hooting and cows mooing. Now looking to book our next trip.”

Ian and Rachel