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Tarset Tor Backpackers

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Wake up to a new experience in one of Britain's most breathtakingly unspoilt landscapes. Tarset Tor Bunkbarn and Bothies is located in a secluded spot on the edge of Kielder Forest in the heart of the Northumberland National Park. Offering versatile, eco-friendly self-catering accommodation, our cleverly constructed bunkhouse and bothies (small bunkhouses) are perfect for outdoor enthusiasts and backpackers who crave a few home comforts. Come and explore this beautiful part of the country all year round! Located centrally between Newcastle, Carlisle and the Scottish Border, Tarset Tor is close to the Reivers cycle route, the Pennine way and is just 5 miles from Kielder water and 20 miles from Hadrians Wall. We are 3 miles from Bellingham and 5 miles from kielder water in the North Tyne Valley. Beautifully tranquil woodland setting, Contemporary living accommodation, Barbecue and fire pit, Cycle store and bike wash, Green energy technology, Pool table, Drying room, Pets welcome, Free WiFi, Sauna, Bird hide, Private woodland bar hire. Sleeps 44 in total.
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Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Newcastle Airport27 mi
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Recently spent three nights here with friends and can't say how impressed I was! It's got to be one of the best bunkhouses I've ever stayed in, with very modern facilities! Kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms are all very clean and well maintained. Plus having access...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

We hired one of the self catering bothys for the seven of us plus our dog, it was beautiful weather and we had a lovely time exploring the area, we cooked in the little kitchen and ate at the nice for all of us which...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Saul W
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We have just spent an amazing weekend at Tarset Tor with family & friends celebrating my husbands 50th birthday. Fantastic accommodation, fully equipped with beautiful views. Highly recommend to all. A great base to explore the surrounding area. So much to do with the kids....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank lisa W
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Recently stayed at Tarset Tor with a stag/hen group of around 20. The hosts made our trip, with a friendly welcome and banterous conversation, then left us to our own devices. Any other information we needed was included in a folder. Personally i stayed in...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

After seeing a competition for a weekend stay at Tarset Tor advertised on face book I decided to throw my name into the hat and amazingly I won. Now if like me, you have not really been a big camping person and the last time...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Matt T
14 July 2016|
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Response from SharlyC1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The bedding arrangements are 2 large rooms with 4 bunk beds in each, the bunks are large and very comfy and for privacy you can close the individual curtains. Each bedroom has large shower and sink. Thrre is plenty... More
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Jakej10
21 July 2015|
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Response from Claire B | Property representative |
Hi, please give me a call tomorrow and we can have a chat. Thanks. C.
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Jakej10
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Hi Jake. The noise should be inside by 11.
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"We stayed in Bothy 3"
Bboomarr
16 Jan 2018
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"The Bothies are a little more luxurious with amazing views but the Bunkhouse is great for a big group"
JojoM2829
24 Sep 2017
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"Perfect Getaway"
th0mps0nsc
31 Oct 2016
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"Book direct with Rob and Claire at Bothy Bunkhouse for best offers"
D7921VQjohnr
29 Oct 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$158 - US$306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomEnglandHexham
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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