Hostels on Hadrians Wall : Self catering hostel at Heddon-on-the-Wall


Houghton North Farm Accommodation, Houghton North Farm, Heddon-on-the-Wall, Northumberland, NE15 0EZ

Houghton North Farm, partly built with stones from Hadrian’s Wall, has been in the Laws Family for five generations. It is situated in the beautiful Northumberland countryside right on the Heritage Trail and 15 miles from the start of the Hadrian’s Wall Trail. Within the region walkers can enjoy marked woodland trails, rugged moorland & hills and some of the most beautiful deserted beaches in the UK. This newly built, spacious accommodation can take a group of up to 23 and is also ideal for individuals and families. A 4 Star Hostel with Visit Britain, the bunk style rooms (some en suite) are located around the central courtyard and include the use of a self-catering kitchen where a continental breakfast is served. A well appointed TV lounge has a log fire and WiFi access, secure cycle storage and parking. Long-term parking, baggage transfer and packed lunches are available on request. Within 10 minutes’ walk are pubs, a restaurant and shops in Heddon-on-the-Wall.

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Houghton North Farm Accommodation | Hostels on Hadrians Wall : Self catering hostel at Heddon-on-the-Wall

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or call Mrs Paula Laws on
01661 854364

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Rooms & Beds:

22: 1×5, 3×4, 1×3, 1×2.


All year. Arrive after 3.30pm depart by 10am.

Price per night:

B&B from £25-£35 (adult) Group discounts.


Book with a non-refundable deposit of £10 per person per night


From Newcastle take the Heddon turn off the A69 to the B6528. Farm is 1/4 mile outside of the village of Heddon. From Carlisle take Horsley junction and continue approx 3 miles beyond Horsley. Farm is on the left at the top of a hill.

Public Transport:

Trains at Wylam (2 miles) and Newcastle (7 miles). The 685/X85/X84/ Newcastle-Carlisle bus stops right outside the farm. Baggage transfer is available.

This accommodation is available to individuals, is an 'Eco Hostel', has a pub within walking distance and is on the C2C Cycle Route and the North Pennines.

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Accommodation on Hadrian’s Wall path.

Accommodation on Hadrian’s Wall path.

Houghton North Farm provides ideal accommodation for walkers at Heddon-on-the-Wall.

Houghton North Farm provides ideal accommodation for walkers on Hadrian’s Wall path at Heddon-on-the-Wall. Fifteen miles along the path from Segedunum, Wallsend, it is a great first or last nights accommodation, depending which way you are walking. The village of Heddon-on-the-Wall contains the first major section of wall on the Path, so is an ideal for those wishing to spend time exploring the wall and the beautiful, historic countyside of its setting. Houghton North Farm, povides spacious, modern, purpose-built accommodation for 1 to 23.

Start/End of the Coast to Coast Cycle route

Start/End of the Coast to Coast Cycle route

Seven miles East of the Sea to sea cycle route as it passes through Newcastle

Houghton North Farm accommodation is seven miles East of the Sea to Sea cycle route as it passes through Newcastle.  With rooms for 2,3,4 and 5 people, continental breakfast and pubs and resterants ten minutes walk away, this is an ideal place to gather together at the beginging or end of your coast to coast cycle adventure.

Couldn’t resist telling you.

Couldn’t resist telling you.

I stayed at Houghton North Farm and it was brilliant.

See this review we have just received by post at the offices of the Independent Hostel Guide “I stayed at Houghton North Farm, Heddeon-on-the-Wall last weekend with two friends and it was brilliant.  Paula was very welcoming and the facilities were modern, clean and comfortable.  We got a good nights sleep, thanks for the recommendation in your valuable guide”  Yours faithfully P Clarkson.

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