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Access to three shared acres of open parkland within the grounds
Get out into the national park
Visit Hadrians Wall
Watch the salmon leap at Hexham Bridge
Visit Hexham Cathedral
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Runrig

Hexham (2mls S), Northumberland
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Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Romantic
Towels included
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At a glance

  • A charming country cottage for two, close to Hexham's historic abbey
  • Explore quiet footpaths, ancient woodland, river walks and Roman history
  • Access to three shared acres of open parkland within the grounds
Property code: 82473

Cosy cottage in the grounds of a Georgian farmhouse with beautiful countryside views, walking and cycle routes from the door and Hexham and Hadrian’s Wall nearby.

Perched along the northernmost tip of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this charming cottage is surrounded by spellbinding countryside. Offering idyllic and secluded holiday accommodation for two, this delightful property is set within the grounds of a Georgian farmhouse and makes a fabulous base for exploring Northumberland. Tastefully decorated and featuring exposed ceiling beams, this lovely cottage is close to both Hexham and the remains of Hadrian’s Wall and makes a perfect bolthole for a couple seeking a romantic retreat in beautiful surroundings.

On entering this spacious and airy cottage, the dual-aspect open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner provides a fantastic space for you to unwind in. The delightful lounge has plenty of seating and a Smart TV so you can settle back with a good book or movie. You can enjoy a romantic meal for two around the central dining table, and the stylishly designed and fully equipped kitchen is a pleasure to cook in. Exploring this lovely single-level property further, the king-size bedroom has a high ceiling and exposed beams as well as a tasteful en-suite shower room. Stepping outside, the courtyard is shared with the neighbouring holiday cottage and features a patio table and chairs which provides a lovely spot for a morning coffee as you plan the day’s activities. Beyond the cottage you will also have access to three acres of shared parkland.

Hexham (2.5 miles) is known for its historic abbey and its popular racecourse, and has a range of great places to eat and drink. The town is a fantastic base for following the route of Hadrian’s Wall, with nearby attractions including Corbridge Roman Town, Vindolanda, the Temple of Mithras and Housesteads Roman Fort (all within 15 miles). The cottage is also close to the North Pennines (3.5 miles) and Northumberland National Park (10 miles).

  • 1 Bedroom- king-size
  • 1 En-suite shower and WC
  • Gas oven and gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and washer/dryer
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Shops 3 miles and pub 1 mile
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • Outside area with garden table and chairs
  • Access to shared parkland for exercising and dog walking
  • CCTV in operation outside the cottage door and at  the entrance gate for security purposes
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 1 dog allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Holly Hopkinson

This property is personally managed by Holly.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 29 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Kath 22nd December 2023

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Runrig was everything we hoped for and more.Julia the owner could not do enough for us to make our stay comfy and enjoyable .We had a lovely Christmas.One of the best Cottages we have stayed at.Hexam is a compact town but it has lots of places to eat ,and big named shops .Wonderful

Reviewed by Katherine 11th September 2023

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Very cosy ,comfortable cottage with all amenities .A short drive to Hexham and it was so useful to have the parking permit .All the meals we had in either Hexham or villages nearby were good. Hexham Priory is a must see .So interesting ,and with such a warm vibe.The coffee and cheese scones in the Priory Cafe were some of the best.We we!SELECTED!r!Read moreENDOFSELECTED!e lucky to have good weather and be able to sit in the Priory garden. Hide

Reviewed by Helen 8th September 2023

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Reviewed by David 1st September 2023

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Reviewed by Helen 19th August 2023

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So pleased we chose this stunning little cottage. The owner thought of everything you could possibly need to make your holiday comfortable and memorable. From very easy directions to find the location to the most comfortable bed ever. The location is perfect. No noise, no light pollution, a beautifully clean cottage with everything you could need iRead morencluding freezer, fridge washing machine, washing line etc. A good central location for visiting Northumberland. Like Arnie, I will be back!! Hide

Reviewed by Robert 11th August 2023

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Returned to our favourite holiday site. Dog adores the grounds. Love the location and the cottage layout - just suits us. Intend to return next year

Reviewed by David 4th August 2023

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A very comfortable and quiet cottage. Well situated not too far from Hexham.

Reviewed by Paul 7th July 2023

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Reviewed by Peter 30th June 2023

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Lovely setting, very clean and has all the facilities you would need, it is worth recommending. The grounds are spacious and offer a place to exercise my dog. It is reasonably close to Hexham which has a variety of supermarkets for any shopping needs.

Reviewed by Carol 23rd June 2023

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Reviewed by John 16th June 2023

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Comfortable cottage with beautiful scenery.

Reviewed by Kerry Ann 2nd June 2023

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We had a really lovely relaxing break away. Our cottage was loveky and quiet which suited us .

Reviewed by Iain 19th May 2023

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Partition between cottages needed, flagged areas outside each area, private sunbathing say. Plus some screening from House, windows look down on cottages, not private. Lovely place but for these reasons, we would not go there again or recommend.

Reviewed by David 12th May 2023

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The cottage was situated just over a mile from Hexham in the grounds of the owners house .It was comfortable,very quiet and peaceful. The fittings in the cottage were all of a good standard and we would stay again as we thoroughly enjoyed our stay

Reviewed by Margaret 28th April 2023

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Reviewed by Rosie 30th September 2022

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Reviewed by Allen 21st September 2022

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Top rated accommodation.

Reviewed by Alan 16th September 2022

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We were very satisfied with the cottage. The cleanliness, layout and equipment was second to none. We were very happy.

Reviewed by Jeff 9th September 2022

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Cottage is well equipped and in a smashing location for exploring this beautiful part of the country.

Reviewed by Graeme 26th August 2022

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Reviewed by Jan 19th August 2022

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Reviewed by David 5th August 2022

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Lovely little cottage and perfect for a couple and a dog. Beautiful location with fabulous views and very convenient for walking Hadrians Wall, North Pennine AONB, and not far away from the stunning Northumberland Coast.

Reviewed by Valerie 22nd July 2022

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A very comfortable cottage. Quiet location. Not too far to drive into Hexham. We have never known car parks to be free anywhere. It was great and the owner had left a parking disc for our use which saved time looking for one. A fabulous cottage for two. We watched a few deer appear in the evening eating apples which had fallen off the trees only yaRead morerds away from the window - fabulous. Not too far from Hadrian's Wall and all the ruins. Hide

Reviewed by Elizabeth 3rd July 2022

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Ideal location for exploring this beautiful part of the country. Very clean and comfortable cottage. Well equipped and welcoming owner is nearby.

Reviewed by Carol 17th June 2022

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It was a lovely cottage in a beautiful location, beautiful grounds and very secure having security gates on the drive. The owner was very friendly and even brought over some cake for us! I would thoroughly recommend it and we would definitely think about returning.

Reviewed by Miles 20th May 2022

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Cant recommend this place enough. Great location within a stunning setting. The gated grounds and nicely kept large lawn were fantastic for our dog. Cottage was lovely, nice and warm and was equipped with everything you might need. Owners were friendly and inviting and had plenty of recommendations for places to visit. Definitely recommended.

Reviewed by Robert 22nd April 2022

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A great place for a couple with a dog. Suits us perfectly

Reviewed by Susan 8th April 2022

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This was a fabulous and beautiful place to stay with stunning views from the lounge window and outside patio furniture. There are circular walks from the doorstep as well as the beauty of Corbridge, Hexham and Hadrians wall nearby. The owners were perfect hosts, welcoming, friendly but left you to the tranquility of the place. The cottage was compaRead morect but beautifully furnished and ample room for two. Our dog was also made very welcome and we would wholeheartedly recommend this idyllic pad! Hide

Reviewed by Michael 25th March 2022

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