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.
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45: Hostel 40: 4×6. Flat 5: 2dbl, 1 single.
All year (groups only in winter, please enquire), hostel is open all day.
Bunkhouse: £17.50, £10 (under 14 years). Flat £25 pp (£35 inc breakfast). Sole use of hostel £550.
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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.
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.
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Open and Welcoming Guests
Greenhead Hostel on Hadrian’s Wall is open and welcoming guests, following a change in management. Greenhead Hostel is a converted Methodist Chapel ideal for those walking the Pennine Way and Hadrian’s Pathway National trail. It has a great location for exploring the Roman heritage sites at Birdoswald Fort , Vindolanda and Houseteads. The hostel rooms can be booked as family rooms, by groups or as individual beds. The hostel is self catering but all meals and a welcoming bar are available at the Greenhead hotel, just across the road (including packed lunches).
If you fancy an evening in the pub make a 1km detour to the pretty village of Greenhead.
Greenhead Hostel in the village of Greenhead on Hadrian’s Wall provides ideal accommodation for walkers and is operated by the local pub The Greenhead Hotel. Well worth the 1km detour from the Pennine Way for a comfy nights sleep and an evening in the pub. The hostel also provides breakfast and pack lunches and evening meals are available in the pub.