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!

High Dalton Cottage

4 star rating

near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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

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£465-£940

4 star rating
near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£465-£940

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

Lambley Farm - Ghillies

4 star rating

Lambley near Haltwhistle, Hexham & Area

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

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£337-£480

4 star rating
Lambley near Haltwhistle, Hexham & Area

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£337-£480

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

Chesterwood Bastle

4 star rating

Chesterwood, Haydon Bridge, Hexham & Area

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

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£325-£510

4 star rating
Chesterwood, Haydon Bridge, Hexham & Area

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£325-£510

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

Bridge House Cottages - Quince Cottage

4 star rating

Corbridge, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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

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£239-£535

4 star rating
Corbridge, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£239-£535

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

Morningside

4 star rating

Newbrough near Hexham, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£670-£1140

4 star rating
Newbrough near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£670-£1140

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 2

Heavenfield Cottage

5 star rating

Wall, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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

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£475-£925

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Wall, near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£475-£925

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

Stoneybeck

4 star rating

Greenhead, near Haltwhistle, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£585-£1455

4 star rating
Greenhead, near Haltwhistle, Hexham & Area

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£585-£1455

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

The Goose Barn

4 star rating

Once Brewed near Haltwhistle, Hexham & Area

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

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£405-£850

4 star rating
Once Brewed near Haltwhistle, Hexham & Area

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£405-£850

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

Brewers Cottage

5 star rating

Near Hexham, Hexham & Area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£1019-£1619

5 star rating
Near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£1019-£1619

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 1

Lavender Shepherd Hut

3 star rating

Stamfordham, near Corbridge, Hexham & Area

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

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£575-£875

3 star rating
Stamfordham, near Corbridge, Hexham & Area

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£575-£875

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

Low West

3 star rating

Hexham, Hexham & Area

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

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£279-£865

3 star rating
Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£279-£865

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

Snooty Fox Cottage

5 star rating

near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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

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£325-£759

5 star rating
near Hexham, Hexham & Area

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£325-£759

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

Rose’s Bower - Old Woodworker’s Cottage

4 star rating

Great Whittington, near Corbridge, Hexham & Area

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

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£0-£0

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Great Whittington, near Corbridge, Hexham & Area

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£0-£0

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 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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£335-£515

4 star rating
Bardon Mill, Hexham & Area

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£335-£515

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

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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£299-£645

4 star rating
Harlow Hill near Corbridge, Hexham & Area

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£299-£645

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