Hadrian's Wall

Properties to hire in Northumberland

Hire the whole hostel, cottage or house with YHA Exclusive Hire in Northumberland

Enjoy your own space in Northumberland

Would you like to enjoy the privacy of a whole YHA hostel and have the place to yourself and your loved ones? Book our Northumberland properties exclusively, just for your group.

Get ready to make happy memories and experience a getaway exploring England's most northerly county with family and friends. Some of our properties allow you to holiday with your four-legged companion too. Discover our unique places to hire in Northumberland. We’re sure you’ll have a holiday to remember.

YHA properties to hire in Northumberland

YHA Ninebanks exterior

YHA Ninebanks

Hexham, NE47 8DQ

  • Sleeps up to 28 guests
  • 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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YHA Wooler exterior

YHA Wooler

Wooler, NE71 6LW

  • Sleeps up to 51 guests
  • 15 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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Why book with YHA Exclusive Hire?

Get away together

Bring your family and friends with properties for a range of group sizes

Enjoy your own space

With sole use of the property, you can come and go as you please

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Young person discount

Bringing anyone under 26 years old? You'll get 5% off

Suitable for events

Perfect for birthday celebrations, anniversaries or annual trips

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Book direct for the lowest and fairest price

Cater to all tastes

Self-catering kitchen with utensils, crockery and cutlery

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Things to do in Northumberland

Welcome to Northumberland

Home to England's cleanest rivers, clearest airs and named as a Dark Skies Park, Northumberland is a great location for a countryside getaway.

With some spectacular unspoilt coastline, awe-inspiring historical castles and some of the most beautiful dark skies that the UK has to offer, Northumberland is perfect for family holidays and relaxing getaways alike. Adventure seekers will be rewarded for the trip north-eastwards too, with plenty of hikes, mountain bike trails and water sports opportunities for outdoors enthusiasts to enjoy. Whatever you get up to during your visit, we’re sure you will have memorable time.

Art gallery

Allendale Forge Studios

A co-operative group of volunteers, producers, artists and makers promoting small businesses and the beautiful North Pennines landscape through the Allendale Forge Studios Art and Craft Centre. Vis

Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle

Tour the castle and enjoy fascinating stories from the past. Children can step into the world of a medieval knight or pretend to be witches and wizards as they stroll the corridors.

Bailiffgate Museum

Bailiffgate Museum

The people and places of north Northumberland are brought to life here in lively, interactive style.

Bamburgh Castle

Bamburgh Castle

Explore 14 public areas, learn more about the castle and watch history being uncovered during archaeological excavations.  Sample Northumberland produce from the tea rooms. Visit the castle's

book shop

Barter Books

Barter Books is one of the largest second hand bookshops in Britain. Considered a local tourist attraction, Barter Books is a book shop situated in an old train station.

Chillingham Castle and Gardens

Chillingham Castle

This ancient and remarkable fortress has alarming dungeons and torture chambers, as well as the beautiful parklands and gardens.  It is reputed to be Britain's most Haunted Historic Castle!

Whin Sill, near Kyloe Crag, Northumberland

Climbing in Wooler

Some of the best rocks, crags and sandstone faces in the UK can be found in Glendale, the area around Wooler.  One of the most challenging climbs in the area, the Bowden Doors, is steep and techn

Climbing

Climbing near Alnwick

Simonside (near Rothbury) has three fine crags, the northern scarps of the moors to the north of Rothbury offer brilliant climbing.  Further west are Sandy Crag, Linshiels, The Drakestone and Sou

Cragside, Rothbury

Cragside House and Gardens

The home of Victorian inventor and landscape genius Lord Armstrong. Crammed full of ingenious gadgets, and the first house to be lit by hydro-electricity. Visit the National Trust website page

View of Derwent Reservoir in Durham on a sunny day

Derwent Reservoir

The Derwent Valley, one of the Durham Dales, is sometimes overlooked. This man-made lake is great for sailing and fishing. Explore Derwent Reservoir

Old gaol door and grill

Hexham Old Gaol

The oldest purpose built prison in England, Hexham Old Gaol will give you an insight into crime and punishment in medieval Northumberland. Visit the Gaol website

Mountain biking in Ninebanks

Mountain biking in Ninebanks

Don't miss the amazing views and scenery while you're out on your bike.  Whether you’re after hard core down hills, or just a simple ride along the landscape, you can ride as far as your legs wil

Spittal Beach

Spittal Beach

Have a traditional day behind the seaside and enjoy this sandy beach with your family. Make sandcastles, watch the wildlife, or have a play in the fun splash-park area.

Garden setting for afternoon tea

The Garden Station

Enjoy the tranquility and natural planting of this unique garden developed along the former railway track.  Enjoy an english country afternoon tea while here. Visit the Station website

The Roman Army Museum

The Roman Army Museum

Based at the site of Carvoran Roman Fort, the Roman Army Museum is an authentic and dramatic tribute to Rome’s extraordinary military legacy. Visit the website

Vindolanda

Vindolanda

This Roman fort is just south of Hadrian's Wall and is great for learning more about the local history.

Walking and Rambling in Ninebanks

Walking and Rambling in Ninebanks

Ask reception about Kate's Clues to Mohope and they will provide you with an illustrated leaflet which details a short circular walk from the hostel which is suitable for children.  The circular

watersports

Watersports in Alnwick

Dive head first into water fun and action and you'll find yourself taking to the water like a pro! Take the plunge and enjoy some fun on (or in) the water!