At Fairshaw Rigg we offer a unique experience: Five star accommodation right in the heart of Northumberland's countryside. A location that is perfectly positioned to explore Hadrian's wall, the Northumberland National Park, and the castles and the shoreline of the North East. As if that wasn't enough, Fairshaw Rigg has a prize-winning herd of black alpacas which you can experience at first hand! Your stay with us is sure to be unforgettable!
Just a few minutes from Fairshaw Rigg is the picturesque town of Hexham. It is situated on the River Tyne and surrounded by pleasant countryside. It is a traditional market town with good shopping facilities including two supermarkets (Tesco and Waitrose), various retail outlets including Marks & Spencer, a cosmopolitan range of restaurants, hotels and cultural facilities including theatre, cinema and concerts.
Northumberland is England's most northern county, a magical place filled with ancient castles, golden sand beaches, rolling hills, rugged moorland and friendly little Northumberland towns and villages. You will never be short of stunning sights and unforgettable days out when you visit us. The world famous Hadrian's Wall sits on our doorstep, but beyond that, Northumberland's countryside is perfect for all outdoor activities, from walking and cycling, to fishing and wildlife watching.
A visit to Northumberland will fire your imagination. Be dazzled by The Alnwick Garden; gaze in awe at Alnwick Castle, and see The Angel of the North. Reinvigorate yourself in our open spaces – our vast National Park and dramatic Heritage Coast. Visit the vibrant city of Newcastle, discover magnificent castles and explore other acclaimed and award-winning attractions.