Hostels on Hadrians Wall : Self catering Hostel and pub at Greenhead on Hadrian’s Wall


Greenhead Hostel, Greenhead Hotel, Greenhead, Brampton, Cumbria, CA8 7HG

Greenhead Hostel is a converted methodist chapel in the village of Greenhead on Hadrian’s Wall. It is ideal for those walking the Pennine Way or The Wall and is in a great location for those exploring the nearby Roman heritage sites. The church was built in 1886 to serve the village miners and gave its last service in 1972. It has been a hostel since 1978. Greenhead Hostel has a newly refurbished self-catering kitchen with a cooking range ideal for large group catering. There is a lounge with a 50inch TV. There are 40 beds in four rooms of six beds and two rooms of eight beds. These can be booked as family rooms, by groups or by the bed for individuals. Tea and coffee supplies are available and there is a drying room. Above the hostel is a self contained flat with kitchen, lounge, two double rooms and a single room. Evening meals, breakfast and packed lunches are available. The hostel is operated by Greenhead Hotel (over the road) with a welcoming bar and restaurant. VisitEngland approved.

This accommodation is featured on our map of the Lake District and here is its own website.
Greenhead Hostel | Hostels on Hadrians Wall : Self catering Hostel and pub at Greenhead on Hadrian’s Wall

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or call Pauline Keen on
01697 747411

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Rooms & Beds:

45: Hostel 40: 4×6. Flat 5: 2dbl, 1 single.


All year. All day. Groups only in winter, please enquire.

Price per night:

Bunkhouse: From £13.50pp, sole use £600. Flat (sleeps 5) £85


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On the A69 between Carlise and Newcastle. Turn off at sign for Greenhead. Turn right at the T junction, the hostel is opposite the Greenhead Hotel.

Public Transport:

Trains: Haltwhistle 3 miles, Carlisle 19 miles, Newcastle 45 miles. Bus: May to Sept Stagecoach AD 122 from Newcastle to Bowness-on-Solway. Arriva 685 Carlisle-Newcastle passes Haltwhistle station and runs hourly all year.

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is in a National Park, is available to individuals, is a Green Business Award Winner, has a pub within walking distance, has availability this New Year and this Christmas and is on the present or past youth hostel page, the Hostels that welcome stag and hen parties map, the Hadrians Wall National Trail, the Land's End to John O' Groats Walk, the Pennine Way and the North Pennines.

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