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Northumberland Shepherds Huts: 23 Amazing Huts You Can Stay In [2021]

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Fancy staying in a shepherds hut in Northumberland?

Well, there are so many reasons to book a stay in a shepherds hut: they’re ridiculously romantic, they pack a huge amount into a small space, and because they’re well heated, you can stay in them all year round!

And the best bit is that Northumberland is home to an amazing selection of shepherds huts.

So from shepherds huts with hot tubs to shepherds huts with amazing views, here are 23 amazing Northumberland shepherds huts you can stay in!

1. Huts in the Hills

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Price per night: From £110 for 2 people

Location: Whittingham, Alnwick

I might just leave the bathtub and view above to speak for itself because really, the rest is irrelevant.

Huts in the Hills is home to four huts, ranging from Dunmore which sleeps two and Maylies which sleeps five.

Each luxurious hut comes complete with an outdoor fire pit for alfresco dining as well as an antique outdoor bath to relax in.

Inside, you’ll find everything you’d expect from luxurious self-catering accommodation.

And if you want to make your stay extra special, they can deliver breakfast baskets, picnic lunches and evening meals to your hut!

What guests say: “We were truly impressed by this fantastic hut! They’ve thought of everything here from the board games to allow you to purchase food; we had a chicken and leek bake and a cottage pie both of which were delicious. We were able to see a full sky of stars both nights which was a huge treat while we enjoyed a bubble bath and a bottle of wine outside.”

2. Beacon Hill Farm Shepherds Huts

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Price per night: From £108 for 2 people

Location: Stanton, nr Morpeth

If you want to stay in one of the most luxurious Northumberland shepherds huts, look no further than Beacon Hill Farm Shepherds Huts.

Beautifully located in a south-facing wildflower meadow, each thirty-foot hut is ridiculously spacious with three separate rooms for you to spread yourselves across.

And the best bit is that each hut is just a short stroll on a wood-chip path from the on-site spa!

With a hot tub, swimming pool, gym, and a wide range of treatments available, you’ll feel completely rejuvenated after a stay here.

What guests say: It would be an absolute dream romantic getaway for couples – the Hut itself is gorgeous in all its details. There’s an indoor pool & spa with various zones a short walk within the farm complex. The views out the windows are breathtaking, looking out to sea from the raised bed.”

3. Hesleyside Huts

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Price per night: From £110 for 2 people

Location: Bellingham, Hexham

Set across 4000-acres, Hesleyside Huts is home to an amazing range of shepherds huts in Northumberland.

Each hut is beautifully made from reclaimed wood, and inside you’ll find everything you could wish for and more!

This includes an irresistibly comfortable king-size bed, wood-burning stove, fully stocked kitchen, and an en-suite shower room with fluffy towels and complimentary toiletries.

With a star-gazing kit awaiting your arrival and marshmallows just waiting to be toasted, get ready to cosy up by the campfire and get back to nature.

What guests say: “The huts more than met our expectations; we really appreciated our host’s attention to detail. Everything inside the hut was perfect, from the sweet little hobbit stove to the wonderfully comfortable bed with feather and down duvet. Opening our windows at sunrise we were treated to stunning views and walking on the grounds was a delight.” 

4. Luxury Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £110 for 2 people

Location: Blanchland, nr Consett 

With unparalleled reservoir views and a bright and airy interior, this Luxury Shepherds Hut is easily one of the best Northumberland shepherds huts.

Situated on a picturesque working farm, the hut allows guests the chance to escape to the idyllic countryside and slow down the pace a little bit.

Outside, you can enjoy a seating area with a fire pit that doubles as a BBQ for any alfresco diners.

However, my favourite part of the hut is the cosy double bed that sits beneath the glass roof lantern.

This allows you to watch the clouds go by during the day and stargaze by night! Talk about romantic.

What guests say: “Our hut was beautifully clean and had everything we needed. The views are stunning, and there are plenty of lovely walks in the immediate area. Kayleigh & Dan were very welcoming and we couldn’t have asked for more. The breakfast baskets were amazing – such a treat and a nice little touch!”

5. Westfield House Farm Shepherd’s Huts

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Price per night: From £89 for 2 people

Location: Thropton, Rothbury

Shepherds huts with wood-fired hot tubs! Need I say anymore?

Dotted around the perimeter of a private field, each of Westfield House Farm‘s huts benefits from gorgeous views of some of Northumberland’s best countryside.

However, despite being so close to nature, each shepherds hut is still oh-so-luxurious.

With electricity, hot running water, an en-suite bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen and more, they really are tiny homes away from home!

Arrive to a tasty welcome hamper with everything you could need to fry up a hearty breakfast.

A great way to start your break off on a good foot.

What guests say: “Our hut was very private and secluded, and beautifully, decorated and furnished. We were amazed at the attention to detail. High-end toiletries, scented candles, beautiful and unique crockery. We were very impressed with our starter hamper of food. We had great fun each evening making a campfire, toasting marshmallows and drinking wine under the stars.” 

6. Crabtree & Crabtree Shepherds Huts

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Price per night: From £92 for 4 people

Location: Berrington, nr Berwick-upon-Tweed

If you’re looking for one of the most luxurious Northumberland shepherds huts, then look no further than Crabtree & Crabtree.

Their three shepherds huts (Cow Parsley, Teasel, and Foxglove) are beautifully appointed with a kitchen, breakfast bar, a flame-effect stove, three beds, and an en-suite bathroom.

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On-site you can also enjoy a selection of added services, including beauty and spa treatments, your own personal chef, holiday photography, fresh flowers, wine delivery, and so much more.

And to top it all off, the surrounding area is superb too! What more could you want?

What guests say: “The hut is so well and considerately planned for maximum space and comfort. The crockery, bed linen all fixtures and fittings are top quality. We loved the quirky touches like the colanders as light shades in the kitchen. The owners are top hosts who clearly have put considerable time, thought and expense into delivering exceptional huts!”

7. Shepherds Retreats

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Price per night: From £135 for 2 people

Location: Beadnell, Northumberland

I can’t get enough of Shepherds Retreat‘s shepherds huts! They’re just so beautifully decorated.

With every little detail thought of by the owners, they’ve really gone the extra mile to make your stay a special one.

Just a stone’s throw from the coast, you can enjoy the views of Beadnell Bay from the comfort of your king-sized bed or your wood-fired hot tub.

The views even continue long into the night with a stunning glass ceiling enabling stargazing from the bed!

After a long walk along the beach, come back to your wood-burning fire pit and pizza oven to cook up a feast with a glass of wine in hand.

And if that’s not enough, make sure you read up on all their amazing sustainability initiatives!

Doing good for the planet while glamping in Northumberland? Sign me up.

What guests say: “It’s a different experience to stay in a little hut with the big window over your bed and the dark surroundings. The hut is very comfy with clean, soft sheets and a giant duvet. The Sanderling is private, so you can sit on your steps, on the outside chairs or in the hot tub without anyone overlooking you. The birds are a delight. The hut is only a short walk away from the beach and there are excellent cycle routes all around.”

8. Chishillway Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £100 for 2 people

Location: Barrasford, nr Hexham

If the photo above doesn’t already have you immediately rushing to book a stay at Chishillway Shepherds Hut then I don’t know what will.

It really is a little slice of paradise!

The surroundings are second-to-none with peaceful views over hills and woodlands to enjoy throughout your stay.

Of course, the views are best enjoyed from your bubbling wood-fired hot tub that I’m sure you’re already dying to jump into!

Inside, the hut is just as impressive, with a double bed, luxury bedding and towels, a shower room, kitchen, and more.

And you can even upgrade your stay by purchasing a breakfast box, BBQ pack, cheese and wine box, or sweet treats box before you arrive. Delicious!

What guests say: The pictures do not do this place justice! The owners of this amazing property were very welcoming, friendly and made us instantly feel at home. The hut is tastefully decorated, fully stocked with all your necessities. The hot tub is the perfect place to enjoy the garden and surrounding scenery, nature and beauty in every direction.”

9. South Berrington Shepherds Huts

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Price per night: From £110 for 4 people

Location: Berrington, Berwick-upon-Tweed 

Cute and cosy, South Berrington Shepherds Huts is another great option for those looking to go glamping in Northumberland.

Whether you want to explore the coast or the countryside, these huts are a stone’s throw from both so that you can maximise your time out in nature.

The insulated huts are filled with rustic charm and stylish interiors, making your stay is not only comfortable but also enjoyable!

Top tip: book a breakfast hamper and/or evening meal recipe box before your arrival to make your stay extra special.

What guests say: “We had such a fantastic time. The setting is so beautiful with idyllic views of the countryside. The accommodation is so comfortable with everything you could ever need for your stay. Bed linen and towels smell beautiful and fresh and the owners are very friendly and helpful. Cannot recommend highly enough.”

10. Posh Huts

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Price per night: From £130 for 2 people

Location: Falstone

Tucked away in the heart of Northumberland National Park and next to Kielder Water, Posh Huts is the perfect place to reconnect with nature and enjoy some of the country’s best dark skies.

Inside each hut, you’ll discover a fabulous king-size bed, a comfy sofa, and a roaring wood-burning stove.

All are perfectly placed for you to cosy up inside after a long day exploring the countryside.

Settle down beneath the sparkle of chandeliers and get ready to completely relax.

What guests say: “Absolutely loved it. The hut is tucked away with a stunning view. We loved the fire pit and complimentary marshmallows! The bed was super comfy and the lack of Wi-Fi in this particular hut was a massive plus point – we properly relaxed for the first time in ages.”

11. Two Shakes Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £100 for 2 people

Location: Budle Bay, Northumberland

Yet another beautiful shepherds hut! Handbuilt to traditional methods, Two Shakes is a cosy little getaway for couples.

Inside the hut, you’ll find a gorgeous king-sized bedroom, shower room, galley kitchen and lounge area with log burning stove, TV and Wi-Fi.

However, not only is the hut filled to the brim with modern mod-cons but it also looks the part while it’s at it.

With a calming coastal toned Farrow and Ball paint palette, the hut is the ultimate switch-off from modern life.

Arrive to wine and treats including a local breakfast pack of bread, butter, jam, eggs and more, and get ready to disconnect from the rat race.

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What guests say: “We loved Two Shakes! The rain didn’t dampen our spirits; we got the log burner on and cracked open the bubbly (which was a lovely touch). The secluded location really made it feel peaceful and served as the perfect setting for a Halloween film night! Can’t wait to come back again. The cleanliness and quality of the amenities were exceptional.”

12. Hunting Hall Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £99 for 2 people

Location: Lowick, nr Berwick-upon-Tweed

The magical little Hunting Hall Shepherds Hut is tucked away in a secluded young orchard so you’ll feel like you have the whole world to yourselves.

Carefully created by local craftsmen, the shepherds hut benefits from a cosy double bed, a fully-equipped kitchen, an electric radiator, underfloor heating, and an en-suite bathroom.

This means that even if the weather’s not on your side you can stay cosied up inside with all you could need and more!

And the best bit is that the hut entirely runs on green electricity.

A shepherds hut with sustainable credentials? Sign me up!

What guests say: “This is a super special place. The second time we’ve stayed here, and it was just as lovely as the first. Karen and Tom have created a little slice of heaven on earth on their farm, and their care for their guests (including cake, flowers and beers to greet us) could not be bettered.”

13. Lucker Mill House Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £100 for 2 people

Location: Lucker, Belford

This lovingly handbuilt shepherds hut is a great little couples getaway.

Simplistic and minimalistic, these electric-free huts come complete with a cosy double bed, wood burner stove, bathrobes and towels.

Basically everything you could need for a comfortable stay.

Add a bit of luxury to your stay by ordering a breakfast basket delivered to the hut or a full English served in the main house. Delicious!

What guests say: “I loved the peace, tranquillity and privacy – when you book the hut you get all of the toilet/shower/kitchen facilities to yourself! The hosts are fabulous and make you feel very welcome, they strike the right balance of being there when you need them and being left in peace too, that’s an art.”

14. The Buteland Stop Shepherds Huts

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Price per night: From £75 for 2 people

Location: Redesmouth, nr Bellingham

The Buteland Stop is home to two traditional off-grid shepherds huts, Rosie and Lizzie.

Each hut comprises a comfy double bed, a twin hob and sink unit, a TV, radio, a small wood-burning stove, and an en-suite shower room.

Set amid some of Northumberland’s best countryside, you’ll feel like you have the whole world to yourselves, when in fact you’ll be sharing the space with two donkeys and two horses.

Make sure you go say hey before you leave!

What guests say: “This is a wonderful little cabin. You feel like you are alone in the wonderful countryside. You can lay in bed and look out at the hills and valley, The only sound is the sheep, cows and donkeys. The cabin is a snug little haven. The views are a dream.”

15. Closehead Farm Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £100 for 2 people

Location: Otterburn

Set on a traditional working farm, Closehead Farm Shepherds Hut is well-equipped with everything you could possibly need for a comfortable stay.

My personal favourite parts of the hut are the cosy double bed with a Simba memory foam mattress and the beautiful kitchen.

However, I also love the outdoor seating area where I’m already daydreaming about relaxing at sunset with a glass of wine in tow.

Just make sure to bring the biscuits from the welcome pack out with you too!

What guests say: “Lovely shepherd’s hut with fantastic views. The hut had such a cosy feel. Great night’s sleep. It’s the little touches that make for a memorable stay and I loved the way the place had been put together – the lighting, the bed linen, the crockery and the good-sized en suite.”

16. Darg Wood Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £117 for 2 people

Location: Steel, nr Hexham

If Darg Wood Shepherds Hut does anything well it’s good views and even more gorgeous interiors.

Seriously, this shepherds hut is so beautifully done!

From the king-sized bed to the well-appointed kitchen to the luxurious en-suite, every inch of the space is locally handcrafted, using a mixture of reclaimed materials.

However, while the inside is seriously beautiful, you’ll want to leave at some point so you can enjoy your morning cup of coffee on the decking outside.

The views make it worth it, I promise!

What guests say: “The cabin is so well equipped and cosy, it has everything you could possibly need and there are so many thoughtful little touches: it really feels more like a luxury hotel room! It’s incredibly private and tranquil, you have the whole patch of land to yourself.”

17. Mole’s Den Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £80 for 2 people

Location: Molesden, nr Morpeth

For one of the more budget-friendly Northumberland shepherds huts, let me introduce you to Mole’s Den Shepherds Hut.

For only £40 a night each, booking a stay here really is a no-brainer.

The interior is simple yet well-equipped with a kitchenette, wood-burning stove, a TV, and a double bed.

However, my favourite part of this shepherds hut is the spacious decking from which you can enjoy amazing views over the farm.

Breakfast alfresco, anyone?

What guests say: “Can’t speak highly enough of Moles Den. Such a secluded and quiet spot. We instantly felt relaxed. It’s well thought out and had everything we needed for our stay. The option to use the fire pit for cooking is a great idea and we made good use of it.”

18. Luxury Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £110 for 2 people

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Location: Stonehaugh

This Luxury Shepherds Hut is beautifully secluded in its own large paddock with a private hot tub and forest views. I mean, do I need to say anymore?

If the hot tub somehow hasn’t already caught your attention, you can also look forward to finding a king-size bed, a wood-burning stove, Wi-Fi and a TV with an Amazon Fire stick inside.

On top of this, your hosts generously offer a welcome pack with sausages, eggs, bacon, tea and coffee, as well as towels, slippers and lots of other lovely little extras.

What’s not to love?

What guests say: “What an idyllic and peaceful location. The hut has every comfort that you would need with the added bonus of sitting in the hot tub surrounded by the forests and horses trotting past. The delicious breakfast food from the local farm left for us by our hosts was a great touch!”

19. Manor House Hut

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Price per night: From £110 for 2 people

Location: Birtley, nr Wark

Manor House Hut is pretty much the definition of ‘cute’.

This romantic retreat is set within the grounds of a Grade 2 Listed Manor House with breathtaking panoramic views over the North Tyne Valley and beyond. (Including the resident alpacas.)

And it only gets better once you step inside!

The hut is oh-so-cosy and houses everything you could possibly need, including a kitchenette, living space, and double bed.

All that’s left for you to bring is your loved one!

What guests say: “The hut was immaculate with everything we could need during our stay, with a gorgeous private shower room and grounds filled with bird song and beautiful flowers and not forgetting the alpacas, who were adorable.”

20. Violet Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £143 for 2 people

Location: Greenhead, nr Haltwhistle

The first thing I need to mention when talking about how great Violet Shepherds Hut is, is its location.

Situated just 100m from what is considered to be the most beautiful and dramatic stretch of Hadrian’s Wall, you’re literally sleeping among history here.

The second thing I’ve got to mention is your private wood-fired hot tub which is pretty much a dream come true.

And to top it all off, the hut itself is beautifully appointed with everything you could need for a luxurious stay.

It’s one of the best Northumberland shepherds huts for good reason, after all!

What guests say: “Alison and James went above and beyond for our stay in vintage violet! The hut itself is immaculate and so nicely finished with little touches. The location is amazing- so peaceful especially when sat in the hot tub looking out to the fields! “

21. Peat Gate Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £98 for 2 people

Location: Featherstone, nr Haltwhistle

Your friends will soon be green with envy (get it?) when they see you’ve stayed in Peat Gate Shepherds Hut.

The inside is ridiculously cosy, especially the king-size cabin bed which looks like the perfect retreat from the rest of the world.

You’ll also discover a kitchen area, dining area, a sitting area with a wood burner, and a shower room inside.

However, what makes this hut so special is its surroundings!

Set in an enclosed field all on its own, there aren’t many Northumberland shepherds huts that feel quite as remote as this one.

What guests say: “The hut is in a wonderful location with panoramic views. The hosts gave us a really warm welcome and had left is a surprise of organic bread, local cheese, butter, scones, jam, eggs and wine. The hut is really well designed and equipped with everything we needed to a high standard.”

22. Dark Star Filled Skies Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £120 for 2 people

Location: Edlingham, nr Alnwick

Dark Star Filled Skies Shepherds Hut delivers on exactly what it says on the tin: dark skies.

The perfect place to unwind with a loved one while enjoying some of Britain’s clearest skies, it doesn’t get much more romantic than this.

And luckily for you, you’ve got loads of outdoor space to enjoy the views from, including a private seated area and your own wood-fired hot tub.

As far as the inside is concerned, the cosy double cabin bed is just calling my name, as is the sofa by the wood-burner.

I’d love to cosy up there with a good book and a glass of wine!

What guests say: “WOW if we could have given it 6 + stars we would! Incredible facilities and so peaceful. Penny and Nigel were superb hosts and you can tell the love that has gone into this magical place! It’s even better than the photos suggest!”

23. Shearling Shepherds Hut

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Price per night: From £101 for 2 people

Location: Belford

If the bed inside Shearling Shepherds Hut isn’t calling your name, I’m not sure what will.

Well, how about some amazing coastal views for the beach bums among you? Maybe that will do the trick!

No matter what draws you to this hut, you’ll have a great time thanks to its beautiful well-equipped interior and its covered veranda that has morning coffee written all over it.

However, if you just want to cosy up inside, you can enjoy views out to Holy Island from the comfort of your bed.

It doesn’t get much better than this!

What guests say: “Lovely little romantic hideaway. Lovely surprise on arrival with a welcome pack of fresh eggs, biscuits and a bottle of wine! Great location, ideally placed to visit nearby Lindisfarne, Bamburgh and the gorgeous coastline.”

 

So there you have it: 23 amazing Northumberland shepherds huts you need to stay in!

Which of these Northumberland shepherds huts do you want to book a stay at now?

Please let me know in the comments below!

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