Hand-picked self-catering cottages in Hexham
Set in the southern part of Northumberland, a wide and enticing choice of Hexham holiday cottages make this charming market town a wonderful, relaxing holiday destination. Hexham cottages are ideal for couples, families and groups of friends looking to explore the surrounding idyllic countryside, with Northumberland National Park to the north and the Pennines to the south. Throughout Hexham, lodges and self-catering cottages offer wonderful Northumbrian accommodation where you can unwind, with properties in the area including stunning barn conversions, cosy cottages and chic apartments. For visitors staying in our Hexham holiday cottages, the town has a wealth of great restaurants, pubs, cafes and independent shops, and it’s a great base for plenty of outdoor activities including golf, walking, fishing and cycling.
The historic town of Hexham dates back to Viking times and is home to the ancient Hexham Abbey as well as many art galleries and Britain’s first purpose-built prison: The Old Gaol. Market stalls can be found in the town’s bustling Shambles and the Market Place, close to 15th-century Moothall. Hexham is also home to a popular racecourse situated in glorious countryside. Our choice of holiday cottages near Hexham are perfect for exploring Northumberland’s ancient heritage. Hexham is ideally situated for walkers following the route of Hadrian’s Wall, with notable landmarks along the way including Corbridge Roman Town (4 miles), Housesteads Roman Fort, and the Vindolanda Fort and Museum (12.5 miles). Beyond Hexham, Northumberland is also home to a stunning national park, spectacular coastlines and miles of breathtaking walks.