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Herding Hill Touring, Camping & Glamping Site

4.9 (329 reviews)

Peaceful 5 Star camping and glamping site located just one mile from Hadrian's Wall set in the stunning Northumberland countryside. Here at Herding Hill Farm, you'll find peace and relaxation alongside luxury amenities and a friendly welcome. A Dark Sky Friendly Park, we are the perfect campsite for stargazing in Northumberland, as well as being an ideal location for camping Northumberland.

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The setting for this 5-star Northumberland campsite couldn't be more breathtaking. Wide open spaces, the Whin Sill of Hadrian's Wall and rolling hills form the backdrop to the attractive campsite which nestles amongst stone walls and open farmland. Situated in the Heart of Hadrian's Wall Country, just 1 mile from Cawfields Quarry, famous for its dark Northumberland skies, and close to the Housesteads and Vindolanda Roman forts, this Hadrian's Wall campsite is perfect for exploring this Unesco World Heritage site. Come and discover this fantastic area of cultural history, amazing walks, stunning and varied landscapes and fantastic wildlife. Be enthralled by dark skies, fabulous stars and the Milky Way, breathtaking sunsets, rainbows, and massive open spaces. Just 1 mile from Haltwhistle, the "Centre of Britain, Herding Hill Farm is in an ideal location to explore the Northumberland coast and Lake District as well as providing easy access from the cities of Newcastle and Carlisle.

Large spacious hard-standing touring pitches, all with electric and some serviced with water and grey waste, Herding Hill also offers large grass tent pitches with electric and a range of glamping accommodation. Herding Hill Farm is a dog-friendly site Northumberland. A spotlessly clean, luxury amenities building has underfloor heating as well as a range of facilities such as a sauna available for private use, baths, accessible/family bathroom, indoor camper's kitchen and information room and laundry.

Glamping pods range from family-friendly Wigwam cabins to luxury glamping pods, There is even a beautifully furnished 3-bedroom lodge. The Wigwam cabins are also dog-friendly and some of them even have en-suite WC and private outdoor hot tub. All Wigwam cabins have electric and a kettle, toaster, fridge and microwave. Croc boxes and bedding available to hire. The luxury glamping pods Northumberland Castle Pods are fully furnished with en-suite shower room, double bed, kitchen, sofa, dining table, smart TV and wood-burning stove. Outdoors a large furnished patio with stunning views and private hot tub is ideal. Our Castle Pods sleep 2 adults and are not dog-friendly.

2 stylish newly converted T6 VW campervans for hire Northumberland from Herding Campers are the perfect choice for those seeking a Northumberland road trip or short break away and one of these is pet friendly for one small dog.

A BBQ hut is available for hire as well as gas BBQ and fire bowls to enable you to watch the stars from the comfort of your own pitch. Our children's petting farm has a donkey, piglets, Shetland pony, 3 alpacas as well as goats, rabbits, hens and guinea pigs. There is a children's playground and a small shop selling Northumbelalnd gin, ales and produce as well as other essentials.

Availability

Big Chief wigwam (Sleeps five)

Big Chief Wigwam Cabins are heated and can sleep up to five people. Located centrally and close to the Amenities Building, they are equipped with a heater, small fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle and outdoor picnic table. Please note that these cabins do not have toilets or running water but are only a minute’s walk to our amenity building.

Features

Heater
Small fridge
Microwave
Toaster
Kettle
Picnic table
Pet friendly
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Big Chief wigwam with hot tub (Sleeps five)

  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 bedroom
  • Max 2 pets
  • Last booked 2 days ago
  • We have one Big Chief Wigwam Cabin with Hot Tub, which is heated and can sleep up to five people. Includes a private 4/5 person Hot Tub.

We have one Big Chief Wigwam Cabin with Hot Tub, which is heated and can sleep up to five people. Located centrally and close to the Amenities Building, it is equipped with a heater, small fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle and outdoor picnic table. Please note that these cabins do not have toilets or running water. This Wigwam Cabin has a private 4/5 person Hot Tub included in the price.

Features

Heating
Small fridge
Microwave
Toaster
Kettle
Picnic table
Pet friendly
Hot tub
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Wigwam with running water and hot tub (Sleeps 5)

Running Water Wigwam Cabins with Hot Tub are heated and have a fixed double bed, a single bed and a folding double sofa bed. The bathroom has a flushing toilet and a hand wash basin. There is also a heater, small fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, washing up sink and outdoor picnic table. The Amenities Building is located close to these Wigwam Cabins.

These Wigwam Cabins have a private 4/5 person Hot Tub included in the price.

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Heating
Small fridge
Microwave
Toaster
Kettle
Picnic table
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Wigwam with running water (Sleeps 5)

Running Water Wigwam Cabins are heated and have a fixed double bed, a single bed and a folding double sofa bed. The bathroom has a flushing toilet and a hand wash basin. There is also a heater, small fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, washing up sink and outdoor picnic table. The Amenities Building is located close to these Wigwam Cabins.

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Heating
Small fridge
Microwave
Toaster
Kettle
Picnic table
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Wee Brave wigwam (Sleeps two adults or two adults & two children)

Wee Brave Wigwam Cabins are different in layout and slightly smaller. Located at the bottom of our Wigwam Village, they are heated and can sleep two adults in separate beds or up to two adults and two small children (maximum 10 years old) on one large platform bed. They are equipped with a heater, small fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle and outdoor picnic table. Please note that these cabins do not have toilets or running water but are only a minute’s walk to our amenity building.

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Heating
Small fridge
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Kettle
Picnic table
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Luxury holiday lodge with hot hub (Three bedroom/Sleeps six; maximum 4 adults)

Our beautiful 3-bedroom luxury self-catering holiday lodge offers superb accommodation for up to six guests (maximum 4 adults). Finished and furnished to an extremely high standard, our Luxury Lodge is very well equipped with widescreen TV, DVD player, free WiFi and outdoor decking area furnished with a picnic table, sofa, fire pit, BBQ and 6-person hot tub.

There is one double en-suite bedroom, a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and family bathroom. The main living area has an open plan kitchen, dining and lounge. The kitchen is equipped with dishwasher, oven, microwave, kettle, Nespresso pod coffee maker, toaster, fridge and freezer. It has crockery and cutlery for six guests, plus glasses, pans and cooking utensils.

All bedding, hand and bath towels are included in the price.

Please note that the Lodge can only be booked for 3, 4 or 7 nights arriving on a Monday or Friday. Our prices include 2 adults, with additional adults and children being charged separately.

*Please note we do not allow dogs in the Luxury Lodge.

Features

Three bedrooms
Sleeps six (maximum 4 adults)
TV & DVD player
Free Wi-Fi
Outdoor decking with private hot tub
Picnic table, sofas, fire pit & BBQ
Open-plan dining area, lounge and kitchen
Dishwasher
Oven
Microwave
Kettle
Toaster
Fridge/freezer
Free parking
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Hard standing super pitch with electric, water and grey water drainage

  • Max 2 pets
  • Caravans
  • Motorhomes
  • Campervans
  • Folding caravans
  • Trailer tents
  • RVs
  • Last booked 10 hours ago
  • Our large (9m x 9m) gravel hardstanding super pitches. Includes 16amp electric hook up, drinking water and waste connection point.

Our large (9m x 9m) gravel hardstanding super pitches for caravans, motorhomes and campervans include 16amp electric hook up, drinking water and waste connection point.

Features

Hard standing pitch
Electric hook-up
Water point
Grey water drain
Pet friendly
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Hard standing pitch with electric

  • Max 2 pets
  • Caravans
  • Motorhomes
  • Campervans
  • Folding caravans
  • Trailer tents
  • RVs
  • Last booked 10 hours ago
  • Our large (9m x 9m) gravel hardstanding pitches for caravans, motorhomes and campervans include 16amp electric hook up.

Our large (9m x 9m) gravel hardstanding pitches for caravans, motorhomes and campervans include 16amp electric hook up.

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Hard standing pitch
Electric hook-up
Pet friendly
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Premier grass standing tent pitch with electric (Large tent)

Our large (8m x 6m) grass pitches for tents include 10amp electric hook up.

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Grass pitch
Electric hook-up
Pet friendly
Tents only (Large tent)
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Premier grass standing tent pitch with electric (Standard tent)

Our standard (6m x 4m) grass pitches for tents include 10amp electric hook up.

Features

Grass pitch
Electric hook-up
Pet friendly
Tents only (Standard tent)
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Large Castle Pod (Accessible)

Our larger Castle Pod glamping cabin has been specifically designed for easier access and greater space to offer a luxurious experience for 2 adults.

No pets or children in our Accessible Castle Pod.

Please note that the outdoor hot tub is accessed via two steps and is not suitable for wheelchair users.

Features

Double bed made up for your arrival in luxury linens
Fully equipped kitchenette
Ceramic hob, kettle, microwave and toaster
Nespresso coffee machine, plates, pans and crockery
En-suite toilet and shower – towels provided
Sofa and dining area with wood burning stove and smart TV
Large furnished private outdoor space with hot tub, fire pit and BBQ
Perfect for stargazing
No children and no pets in our Castle Pods
Private parking for one vehicle outside the pod
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328 Reviews

All reviews featured on Campstead.com have been submitted by genuine customers who have stayed at the park.


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Traveling⁸

Ladd, Brian - 17/05/2022

5

Every things exceeded expectations

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Our stay at Herding Hill

Frampton, Christine - 14/05/2022

5

What a surprise this camp site was. We had a super view over the wall to sheep and their babies. Our pitch had all the services to it as well and that's always a bonus with a motorhome. The Alpaca's, donkey, pony, chickens and all the other animals were a wonderful addition. The staff inside were very friendly and helpful.Yes we would stay here again.

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Exciting weekend away for family if 3.

Johnson, Kathryn - 13/05/2022

4

We stayed in a Wigwam for two nights with our 2 year old daughter. We all throughly enjoyed it. Our little girl loved the animals (particularly the pigs) and the playground. The family bathroom was fab, I was not expecting a bath, and each time we visited it was always very clean. We paid for a few extras such as the bedding, croc box and fire pit which did make the stay overall a little bit more expensive but I think it was worth it. It was lovely sitting by the fire pit beneath the stars. We will definitely be visiting again.

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Lovely park

Dibb, Scott - 13/05/2022

4

We had a great stay and the park is spotless. Staff were very helpful and the facilities are excellent. There are nice walks nearby like hardians wall. The sauna was a lovely touch which I'd highly recommend. The shop had everything you may need or forget for your trip. Also the family wash room was excellent for bathing the kids. Also the firepits are an EXCELLENT option to buy and prices were reasonable. Every park I have been to previously have a blanket ban on these so this sets Herding Hill apart from its competitors. The only slight downside for us was that the roads are all gravel so the kids couldn't ride their bikes/scooters. But this wasn't a big issue and they played lovely doing other things.We'd definitely go back to this site!

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Fantastic place to stay

Fishburn, Lisa - 12/05/2022

5

Our first time glamping and we stayed in one of the Wigwams with running water and we couldn't fault it. Spotlessly clean and comfortable. Central shower and toilet block was immaculate and the homemade pizzas on the Friday night were delicious! We hired the BBQ hut for the Saturday night as we were there with friends and it was great. One small issue though was that they lay the BBQ for you and provide utensils etc but the charcoal they provided had burnt away after an hour and we were cooking for 20 people. Fortunately after asking around someone else had brought some by chance so used that otherwise half the food wouldn't have been cooked. It would be great if they could supply an extra bag or make sure you have extra charcoal with you. A brilliant stay and will definitely return.

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Great stay again

Davidson, James - 11/05/2022

4

5th time here. Like a home from home.Highly recommend everyone visits

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Short Break

Purnell, James - 10/05/2022

5

Exploring Kielder Forest and choose to saty at Herding hill-excellent site, accommodation great for lone traveller-alll essentials provided, bedding pack was a bonus. Would highly recommend.

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Amazing place

Swan, Joanne - 09/05/2022

5

I will definitely be going back it is an amazing place

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Spotlessly clean lodge on lovely site

Martin, Angela - 06/05/2022

5

After previously staying in pods on Herding hill, we decided to try out the lodge as we were visiting in a group of five. We weren’t disappointed. The lodge is surprisingly spacious and really well fitted out. The location is lovely and private with lovely views from the garden and hot tub. It was my parents first visit to the site and they’re already planning a return trip. We love Herding Hill site. It’s really well maintained and such a lovely quiet family site. Thanks for another great trip!

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Excellent campsite

Sutton, Hilary - 03/05/2022

5

We recently stayed at Herding Hill Farm on a touring pitch. The campsite & the facilities were first class & good value for money, as was the delicious breakfast pack that we purchased.It’s in an excellent location close to Hadrian’s Wall & the local town of Haltwhistle. We wouldn’t hesitate to stay here again & have already recommended it to friends.

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98.8% would stay here again

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