Gibside Stables Bunkhouse, Nr Rowlands Gill, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE16 6BG
In the middle of the National Trust Gibside Estate, Gibside stables is a grade II listed stable block with an impressive façade. One of very few surviving buildings on the estate, the haylofts above the former racehorse stables have been converted to sleep 25 in 4 rooms making it great for large groups of friends or families. bedding provided BYO sheets, pillowcases and towels. Up to two dogs are welcome by arrangement. There is a sociable dining/living room with enough seating for everyone to enjoy a meal together and a fully equipped kitchen so perfect for self-catering. The Gibside estate comprises woodland, farmland and parkland, with miles of footpaths and brimming with wildlife. Guests can eat at the café or join in with the varied programme of activities on in the day and once the day visitors go home they have the whole parkland (including play areas) to yourself. Further afield it is an easy drive to the Northumberland coast, Newcastle and Durham or other National Trys properties such as Cragside, Souther Lighthouse, Washington Old hall and Wallington all within 40 minute drive. Photos ©John Millar & Tony BlackettThis accommodation is featured on our map of Northumberland and here is its own website.
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From the A1 take the A694 sign posted Consett to Rowland's Gill. Follow brown signs to Gibside Chapel and Grounds. There are 2 parking spaces 30m from the bunkhouse You may only drive to and from these spaces before 10am or after 3.30pm when the park is closed to pedestrians. Additional parking in the main carpark is 1 mile away. Coaches cannot access the bunkhouse- please discuss at time of booking.
Train at Newcastle. The Red Kite 46 bus runs from Newcastle and stops at Station Road, Rowlands Gill which is about a 30 minute walk from Gibside Stables