November 8, 2018

What would be perfect for you this Christmas or New Year? A stay in a historic Northumbrian Bastle House, built to protect from Border Reivers? A cosy cottage in a gorgeous village with a Rayburn oven and glowing fire? Either way, there’s plenty to explore in fabulous...

November 2, 2018

What makes a perfect country Christmas cottage or New Year hideaway? Roaring fire? Warming Aga? Explorable villages? Cosy country pubs? Riverside walks?  Read on! Our cottages are all in beautiful Northumberland, surrounded by picturesque villages and nestled below dar...

September 17, 2018

It is bright and beautiful here in Northumberland right now. Temperatures are hovering in the late teens in the afternoons and the skies are full of birds. All of autumn has its offerings in the Northumbrian countryside, from woodland walks as the leaves fall to the le...

September 12, 2018

Northumberland is truly magical this half term, and many events take place in historic castles, from alchemy and broomstick flying at Alnwick Castle to wildlife safaris at Kielder Castle, all within a short drive of Hang My Hat country cottages we have available for ha...

September 6, 2018

From the gorges of Allen Banks to the gorgeousness of Glamping, Northumberland is the perfect place for an autumn break, away from the crowds. There's a third night FREE for glamping breaks in October. Or choose a pretty Northumbrian cottage for your autumn break - at...

August 22, 2018

Get hands on with an owl, take a Soft top Safari or check out archery or baby armadillos in Northumberland, when you book a stay at one of our beautiful holiday cottages with your family. And how about a glamping birthday break for your little one?

Mammal Monitoring at...

August 16, 2018

Whether your children want to pet a pony, pedal a tractor, go glamping or indulge in ice cream, there are plenty of activities the whole family will enjoy within a short drive or walk from our Hang My Hat holiday cottages.

This Little Piggy Lives Near Morpeth

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July 26, 2018

Northumberland is the most beautiful county for a wedding, with its sweeping, heather-clad hills, pretty villages and historic market towns. Your guests will enjoy fabulous breaks as they join you to celebrate. This wedding and travel blog explores stunning wedding ven...

July 19, 2018

The Hang My Hat Team has more hidden secrets of Northumberland to share, as you plan your fabulous holiday cottage stay with dining, history and dark sky gazing in mind.

RATS!

The 18th century Rat Inn, close to beautiful old Grade II bastle house, West Wing Cottage, has...