The Directory of Unusual Places to Stay
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One of a selection of holiday homes sleeping 4-6 in Seahouses with sea + harbour views. Indoor heated pool + sauna. 3 night min stay.
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Grade II listed, Georgian property set in the grand and beautiful grounds of Eslington Park. Sleeps 10 + 6. 7 night minimum stay
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Beautiful Grade II listed holiday cottage with a stylish quirky interior design. Perfect for a romantic retreat. 2 night min stay.
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Ground floor apartment within historic Waren Mill, set on the Heritage coastline near Bamburgh. Sleeps 5 + dog.
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Impressive gate house offers stunning views out to Lindisfarne and sleeps 4 people. Children + dogs welcome. 3 night min stay.
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Gorgeous former Victorian school with many original features sleeps 4 near Belford with views over Holy Island. 7 night minimum stay.
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Restored former water tower in country setting near Corbridge. A miniature castle experience. Sleeps 4. 7 night min stay from a Friday. Popular!
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Prices from £35/night
Lodge, wigwams, tipis and lotus belle tents in a family run site with breathtaking views, close to Hadrians Wall. Some accom with private hot tubs.
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Prices from £85/night
Romantic tower sleeps 2 people in the market town of Alnwick.
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Prices from £114/night
Award winning rural site with 10 lodges, set around a lake or in woodland, all with private hot tubs, sleeping up to 6 people near Morpeth.
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Modern barn conversion with hot tub, swimming pool and large garden sleeps 6 near Bellingham. Min 3 night stay.
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Tepee style lodge with hot tub sleeps 6 on a small site near Otterburn. Relax under the night sky and spot a shooting star! Min 3 night stay.
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Prices from £65/night
A renovated carriage for 2 with hot tub. Located in Akeld, near Wooler and the Scottish borders.
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Prices from £235/night
A unique holiday cottage with hot tub and garden at the former Akeld Station. Dogs and children welcome. Sleeps up to 9 + 2 dogs.
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Cosy shepherd's hut with views overlooking the countryside offers a comfy rural retreat for 2 adults. No children or pets. 2 night minimum stay.
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Prices from £72/night
A charming detached holiday cottage with hot tub where dogs + children are welcome, at Akeld. Sleeps 5 + 2 dogs.
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Unique train station waiting room has been transformed into a bright property sleeping 2 at Bardon Mill. 3 night min stay. Dogs welcome.
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Prices from £75/night
Be close to nature at this eco camp with Tree House Yurt, shepherds hut with hot tub, cabin + yurts in Upper North Tyne Valley.
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Prices from £70/night
A perfect retreat for 2 within the stunning grounds of Middleton Hall a unique three storey folly with modern amenities.
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Built in 1850 during the reign of Edward III, this medieval fortified castle in Northumberland offers a tranquil stay.
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Wooden lodges with hot tubs for to 6 people in Kielder. Lakeside location, activities + spa facilities. 3/4 min night stay. Mon/Fri arrivals
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Wooden lodges with hot tubs close to Kielder Water in Falstone sleep 6 people. Min 3/4 night stay with Monday/Friday arrivals
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A romantic retreat in one of two cosy huts for 2 people. In beautiful surroundings and with views, 30 miles from Newcastle.
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Wooden lodge sleeping 6 people on Otterburn Hall Estate. Children and dogs welcome. Min 3/4 night stay with Mon/Fri arrivals
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A charming hut for 2 located in countryside by the idyllic hamlet of Holburn
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A Grade l listed building dating back to 1260 for 4 guests at Haughton Castle with stunning grounds to explore.
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Three wooden pods sleeping 4-5 people plus a BBQ hut on a farm in Otterburn. Children welcome. No pets
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Originally a land army girls base this hostel offers dormitory and private rooms plus 4 shepherds huts in Wooler
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Luxury off-grid Shepherd´s Hut for 2 adults, with stunning 360 degree views. In countryside outside the traditional village of Bellingham.
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Historic country house hotel set in stunning grounds near Alnwick with a high-end spa & restaurant.
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Two quirky shepherd's huts sleeping 2 people in Falstone close to Kielder Water. No children or pets.
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Country hotel in the Northumbrian countryside perfect for a break in an untouched part of UK