Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant

Hexham, Northumberland

Double or Twin room

Chesters Bridge

Double or Twin room




Hexham Abbey

Hadrian's Wall

Double or Twin room

A small, eco-friendly Northumberland hotel in a picture-perfect village on the edge of a national park, with breakfast and an eight-course tasting menu dinner

There’s nothing like seeing veg start the morning in the garden and end the day on your plate, which is exactly the sort of sustainable, produce-based approach Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant takes to its cooking. Awarded the accolade of 'Northumberland Hotel of the Year' in 2017 and boasting TripAdvisor's GreenLeaders Platinum status along with a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, it balances a cosy atmosphere with an eco ethos.

Each of the individually decorated rooms has its own style, with plush furnishings and an upbeat countryside vibe. Be sure to pack your walking boots because the hotel is situated on the edge of Northumberland National Park, making it the perfect location for venturing out into the extensive woodland and filling your lungs with fresh air. When night falls, head to Battlesteads' own Dark Sky Observatory for a spot of stargazing and astronomy talks.

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We like

  • Revelling in the idyllic English village location for a breath of fresh air
  • Tucking in to eight appetising courses of home-grown goodness in the restaurant
  • Taking long, scenic walks in Northumberland National Park
  • Stargazing in the hotel's on-site Dark Sky Observatory

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