Smithy Cottage

Haltwhistle, Gilsland to Brampton, Hadrian's Wall

You can book this property from:

  • £445 per week
  • £64 per night


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • Towels provided
  • Shower


  • Highchair

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


Smithy Cottage is one of three comfortably furnished traditional stone cottages stand in an elevated position on the outskirts of Haltwhistle which is known as the Centre of Britain. The resident goats and hens provide an additional ambience to this rural setting in tranquil surroundings. Ald White Craig is the perfect venue for a family get together to celebrate a special birthday or anniversary or just escaping from the hustle and bustle of city life. This is an excellent base to explore the most interesting sections of Hadrian's Wall. Being mid way along the stretch of The Wall, the Roman Forts of Housesteads, Vindolanda and Birdoswald can all be reached within a few minutes by car. The owner offers short breaks any day of the week including one night stays to accommodation people who are walking the Wall, can provide a drop off and pick up service along the Hadrian's Wall or arrange collection from Haltwhistle train station. Haltwhistle's unique position in the South Tyne Valley makes it an excellent location for those interested in wildlife, scenery and outdoor pursuits with splendid varied walking, fishing and pony trekking available locally. The town has a heated outdoor swimming pool, tennis courts and a good range of amenities, together with first-rate train and bus services. The market town of Hexham with its Saxon abbey is 13 miles east, whilst the Border city of Carlisle is 20 miles west. Easy access to Northumberland National Park, the Lake District, the Dales and the Scottish Borders. Golf, fishing and horse riding locally.

Ground floor - This cosy little cottage has an open plan lounge, TV with Freeview, kitchen area with dining table, electric oven and hob, fridge with icebox and microwave.  There is a glazed archway with a door onto a narrow patio area enclosed by a high wooden fence.

First floor - Bedroom 1 - Double bed with vanity unit.

Shower room with large walk-in shower and WC.


Electric heating.  Shared Laundry room with washer and dryer. Sorry no cot or highchair.  Duvets with linen and towels. 1 Pet welcome at an additional charge. Enclosed woodland area to exercise pets. Shared paved patio area with picnic tables and barbecue. Ample off road parking. Pubs/shops/PO/Cafe in Haltwhistle. Milecastle Inn 1 mile. Weekly bookings and short breaks can be taken starting any day of the week.