Tarset Tor Bunkhouse and Bothies, Greystones, Lanehead, Tarset, Hexham, NE48 1NT
Tarset Tor’s striking timber eco-buildings integrate effortlessly into their natural surroundings deep in the Northumberland National Park close to the Pennine Way, making the most of this remarkable location and providing the perfect base for outdoor adventures. The skies around Tarset Tor are now protected and are an International Dark Sky Reserve, making it the ideal spot from which to gaze at the stars. The stylish bunkhouse is a superb social space, offering comfortable, contemporary sleeping quarters together with shared cooking, eating, showering and lounge facilities. There is also a sauna and pool table. The incredibly versatile floorplan can be quickly adapted to create a welcoming venue for events, conferences and parties. The self-contained Bothy holiday homes enable guests to enjoy the peace and tranquility of Tarset Tor in a more private setting. A small number of campervan/camping pitches are also available.This accommodation is featured on our map of Northumberland and here is its own website.
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From A68 to Bellingham follow signs to Kielder Water. After 3 miles at Lanehead junction, look right to see Tarset Tor farmhouse. The bunkhouse and car park is just down the hill on the right.
Nearest train station is Hexham 20 miles and a bus runs to Bellingham 3 miles. Pick ups and drop offs can be arranged.
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As if the earthbound attractions of Kielder werent enough…
You can read elsewhere about Tarset Tor’s amazing timber eco-buildings which look like Kevin McCloud’s idea of a perfect bunkhouse. You can be charmed on their website by the spacious and comfortable rooms as well as being impressed by their impeccable eco-credentials.
But don’t forget that the area around Tarset Tor has England’s clearest skies. Northumberland National Park, in collaboration with Kielder Water and the Forest Park to become only the second International Dark Skies Park in Europe. The nearby Kielder Observatory takes full advantage of that. Why not join them for a weekend of cosmic discovery?
For midweek breaks at Tarset Tor in Northumberland.
Five nights for the price of three on midweek breaks at Tarset Tor, all year round. Book your Sunday to Thursday break at Tarset Tor on the edge of Kielder Forest in the heart of the Northumberland National Park and wake up to one of Britain’s most breathtakingly unspoilt landscapes. Tarset Tors Bunkhouse and Bothies provide top notch, eco-friendly self-catering accommodation for outdoor enthusiasts, groups and families. The Bunkhouse sleeps between 16 and 20 and the Bothies sleep up to 8 with self contained self catering.
Hosts at Tarset Tor Bunkhouse offer walkers accommodation 1km from the Path
Experience something special on your walk of the Pennine Way. Tarset Tor is located on the edge of Kielder Forest in the heart of the Northumberland National Park, just 1km from the path. The bunkhouses and bothies provide stylish eco-friendly self-catering accommodation to couples, individuals and groups.