Relaxing Countryside location

Old Town Farm holiday cottages are situated on a working farm, 1 mile south of Otterburn in the Rede Valley. Both cottages enjoy uninterrupted views, dark skies and starry nights and the promise of a relaxing break in one of the most unspoilt parts of the UK.

Great Value and Pet Friendly

Both cottages sleep up to 4 guests.
Prices from £450 - £700/week.
Short stays available during October to March
Friday changeover in Granary
Saturday changeover in Hemmel
Dogs welcome in the Hemmel

News from Old Town Cottages

Get discount on Earlybird bookings for week-long stays in the Granary between May and September

Winter discount on weekend stays between Jan-March in both cottages. Min stay applies

Choose old town farm Cottage

  • Stunning Views
  • Modern, Spacious Cottages
  • Log burning stove
  • Dark sky park location
  • Working Farm
  • Perfect hideaway for two
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The Hemmel

The Hemmel

* Sleeps 4 (1 kingsize, 1 double/twin) * Pet-friendly * Light-filled, open plan living room/kitchen  * Large luxurious shower room * Underfloor heating * Log...

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The Granary

The Granary

* Sleeps 4 (1 double, 1 double/twin) * Ensuite shower room and separate bathroom * Patio doors and fabulous views from...

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Local Shops & Garage

Otterburn village shop - open 7 days

Co-op, butcher, baker, chemist and hardware shop in Bellingham, (8 miles)

Petrol station Bellingham

Wider range of shops and larger coop in Rothbury (15 miles)

Supermarkets and petrol stations in Hexham, Ponteland or Jedburgh (all about 25 miles)

Tesco, Waitrose, and Sainsbury all deliver to Otterburn

Otterburn mill - outdoor clothing and gifts

Popular Visitor Attractions

Hadrian's Wall

Kielder Water and Forest Park

Kielder Observatory

Cragside Country House

Wallington Country House

Alnwick Castle and Gardens

Northumberland's numerous beautiful beaches

Holy Island and Lindisfarne Castle

Bamburgh Castle and beach

Scotland's fine castles and country house - Kelso, Melrose, Jedburgh

Corbridge Market Town

Eating Out

Coach House, Otterburn Hall

William de Percy Hotel, Otterburn

Bird and Bush Pub, Elsdon

Redesdale Arms , Rochester

Coffee Shop at Otterburn Mill

Battlesteads Hotel, Wark

Pheasant Inn, Falstone, Kielder

Riverdale Hotel, Bellingham

Kirkharle Coffee Shop, Kirkharle

Three Wheat Heads , Thropton

Tomlinsons Coffee Shop, Rothbury

Local Walks & Cycling

Walks on the farm (not during lambing season- April/May)

National park walks - including Hareshaw Linn, Simonside Crags and Hadrian's Wall. Maps and walking guides in both cottages

Cheviot hills - fabulous walking on National Park trails. No army exercises and firing during lambing season (April) , limited access at other times of year. Excellent cycling on range roads - observe red flag and firing!

Pennine way only 3 miles away

Cycle routes along quiet single track roads from Otterburn to Bellingham and beyond start only 1 mile from farm

Otterburn village trail

Vast network of mountain biking and easier off-road tracks at Kielder Forest Park . Excellent 26 mile cycle/walking trail around the reservoir. Kielder Marathon in October and mountain bike events year round

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