The town of Hexham is dominated by Hexham Abbey set in the heart of the town dating back to the 7th century with its Saxon crypt still visible making it a 'must see' when visiting the area.


There is a wide range of shops, including a large number of antique shops selling everything from furniture and jewellery to books and prints. But Hexham is not just a place for those who love the past. It is a modern-day bustling market town that offers shops and leisure facilities including a newly-built swimming pool, two supermarkets and all the services you would expect to find in a town of its size.

Hexham also has a busy arts scene, centered on the award-winning Queen's Hall Arts Centre. The centre presents a varied program throughout the year, including dance, drama and European cinema. Hexham is surrounded by some of the most beautiful countryside you could wish to see. Historic Hexhamshire gives way to the Tyne Valley, and then the lonely Northumberland hills. Charming villages such as Corbridge and Bellingham are well worth a visit, and the area has some of the best walking around, not to mention the country pubs.

The 84 mile footpath that makes up the Hadrians Wall Path Nature Trail follows the historic line of Hadrian's Wall. The trail takes walkers along the riverside route in Tyneside, through farmland in Tynedale and the grazing upland section dominated by the Whin Sill escarpment. It then gradually descends to the rich pastures of Cumbria and finally the salt marsh of the Solway Estuary.

The highest concentration of Roman forts and museums can be found in the area between Chollerford and Gilsland, which lies within the natural beauty of the Northumberland National Park. Here you can see a multi award-winning fort, Vindolanda, and the best preserved Roman Cavalry Fort in Britain, Chesters, as well as some of the best preserved sections of the wall. Segedunum Roman Fort and Bath House are also worth a visit with its interactive visitor centre.

'Hadrian's Wall Country' offer visitors' dramatic highlands, rolling countryside and sleepy villages; stunning and varied scenery for walkers and cyclists alike. The Hadrian's Wall National Trial for walkers provides access to some of the best preserved sections of the wall and many of the shorter walks take in a pub or tearoom so you can have that well deserved break for a good pub lunch!

Woodburn Cottage

5 star rating

Corbridge, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£585-£1245

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Corbridge, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£585-£1245

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Millers Coach House

0 star rating

Hexham, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 3
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£445-£1079

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Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£445-£1079

Sleeps: 3 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

The Horseshoe

3 star rating

Melkridge, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£389-£629

3 star rating
Melkridge, Hexham & Area

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£389-£629

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

High Dalton Cottage

4 star rating

near Hexham, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£509-£969

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near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£509-£969

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 0

Fern Cottage

4 star rating

Thorngrafton, near Bardon Mill, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£439-£815

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Thorngrafton, near Bardon Mill, Hexham & Area

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£439-£815

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Hillside Cottage

4 star rating

Haltwhistle, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£779-£1695

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Haltwhistle, Hexham & Area

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£779-£1695

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Howburn Log Cabin

4 star rating

Melkridge, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£595-£1359

4 star rating
Melkridge, Hexham & Area

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£595-£1359

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Bluebell Cottage

5 star rating

Corbridge near Hexham, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£605-£919

5 star rating
Corbridge near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£605-£919

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Roman Well Cottage

4 star rating

Harlow Hill near Corbridge, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£399-£845

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Harlow Hill near Corbridge, Hexham & Area

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£399-£845

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Pheasant Lodge at Wood House

4 star rating

Consett, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£585-£859

4 star rating
Consett, Hexham & Area

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£585-£859

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Bardon Mill Waiting Room

4 star rating

Bardon Mill, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 3
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£385-£569

4 star rating
Bardon Mill, Hexham & Area

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£385-£569

Sleeps: 3 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

The Hayloft

4 star rating

Colwell, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£479-£945

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Colwell, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£479-£945

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

The Old Stables at Wood House

4 star rating

Consett, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£439-£965

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Consett, Hexham & Area

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£439-£965

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 2

Harley’s Hideaway

4 star rating

Slaley, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£0-£0

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Slaley, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Felbridge Cottage

3 star rating

Once Brewed, Bardon Mill, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£395-£955

3 star rating
Once Brewed, Bardon Mill, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£395-£955

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1