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Birdoswald Roman Fort, Brampton, Cumbria

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 Main view of the Farmhouse and remains of the FortDining RoomFarmhouse style Kitchen with 6 oven Aga!Ground floor en suite disabled roomOne of our bedroomsViews over the 'Irthing Gorge'Roman Graffiti of a horseViews from one of the bedrooms looking west
Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Birdoswald Roman Fort, Brampton, Cumbria, sleeps 39 in 7 bedrooms.

The converted 17th Century farmhouse offers excellent 4* Hostel accommodation with breathtaking views of Cumbria and Northumberland.

The farmhouse which overlooks the remains of the Roman Fort has a maximum capacity of 39 people. We can provide self catering or full board accommodation for groups of 15 or more. The kitchen is well equipped with a homely feel complete with an Aga, Oak units and granite worktops.

For those wishing to stay full board we offer breakfast, packed lunch and a range of evening meals freshly prepared by our Housekeepers.

Tea and coffee making facilities are provided within the kitchen for all catered guests.

The accommodation contains 7 bedrooms, many with original features, and consists of bunk beds, a wash basin, and full central heating.

Bedrooms vary in size, sleeping 3 to 8 people. A disabled bedroom with en suite facilities is located on the ground floor; all others have their own individual shower room near to the bedroom. A shower room consists of a toilet, wash hand basin and shower. All bedding is included.

The location is ideal for Walking Hadrian’s Wall; there is a lot to explore in the area including many Roman sites such as Chesters Roman Fort, Housesteads Roman Fort and Corbridge Roman Town.

Set within a 61 hectare estate with views over the Irthing Valley Birdoswald is the ideal base from which to explore the beautiful Cumbrian and Northumberland landscape, go bird watching at a nearby RSPB reserve, or visit the City’s of Carlisle or Newcastle for shopping and much more.

Arrival times are 3.00pm onwards and departure time is 10.00am. Guests staying in the accommodation receive free admission to the adjacent Birdoswald Visitor Centre during normal opening hours.

Group Accommodation Details

Kitchen Details
Excellent self-catering facilities with the use of a 6 oven Aga, hot water urn, toaster, fridge and microwave. Tea towels & dish clothes provided.
Dining Room
Dining room adjacent to the kitchen with traditional wooden tables and benches.
Sitting Room
Open plan kitchen and dining room.
TV and Music Facilities
Television and DVD player are in the dining room.
Telecom Facilities
Good mobile reception.
Games Room
152 acres outside to explore.
Heating / Open Fires
Oil central heating.
7 bedrooms that consist of bunk beds & hand basin. Each room has a shower room near to the bedroom. A disabled bedroom with en-suite is available.
Linen is provided.
Each bedroom has a shower room nearby consisting of shower, hand basin and toilet. Guests are required to bring their own towels.
Disabled Facilities
A disabled bedroom with en-suite facilities is located on the ground floor. This has a double bed with a single above. Also a bed settee.
Children's Facilities
Children most welcome. Wonderful parkland to play in.
Outdoor Facilities
In a fantastic location set within the walls of the fort and on the Hadrian's Wall National Trail ideal for walking and site seeing.
Swimming Pool
We do not have a pool.
Parking adjacent to the property is available 07.00pm - 09.00am. Outside of these hours parking is in our nearby main car park.
Sorry no smoking in the building.
We are unable to cater for pets in the accommodation but are allowed outside on site.

Large Group Property Location

Located on the C1028, 4 miles West of Greenhead off B6318. Signposted from A69 Carlisle-Hexham road. 45 miles from Newcastle, 16 miles from Carlisle.
Nearest Station
The nearest train stations are Brampton 8 miles, Haltwhistle 7 miles.
Nearest Bus
Nearest Airport
Newcastle International Airport 42 miles
Nearest Town
2 miles from the Village of Gilsland with village pub.8 miles Brampton and 7 miles from Haltwhistle.
Nearest Shop
Brampton 7 miles away.
Nearest Pub / Eatery
Gilsland Spa Hotel 3 miles, Lanercost tea room 5 miles. Megs tea room Gilsland 2 miles.

Booking Information

Self-catering sleeping up 39 persons £385 per night. Discounts available for longer stays please contact for details.


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Harvey Peacock

Birdoswald Roman Fort, Brampton, Cumbria
Sleeps 39, Bedrooms 7, Dining 39
+44 (0)1697 747 602
Birdoswald Roman Fort, Gilsland, Brampton, Cumbria

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