On the southern edge of the Northumberland National Park & inside the International Dark Skies Park. Within walking distance of Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site & situated centrally between Walltown Craggs & Cawfield’s picnic area. Just a little further along are the Roman remains & museums of Vindolanda & Housesteads as well as Steel Rigg, Sycamore Gap & the Visitor Centre at Once Brewed (The Sill). Many activities available locally, including birdwatching, horse riding, tennis, golf, fishing & open air swimming.For those guests wishing to explore further afield, within an hr’s drive there is Carlisle, Gateway to Scotland & the Lake District, the historic town of Hexham & fabulous shopping at the Metrocentre, Gateshead, as well as Newcastle city with its regenerated riverside, shopping, theatres & nightlife. A pick up/drop off service is available from the rail station & to or from Cawfields or the Roman Army Museum. Local shops, pub & restaurant 11.5 miles.