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B&B Accommodation on Hadrian’s Wall Trail at Gilsland nr Birdoswald Fort.  CHECK DATES & BOOK NOW  credit & debit cards accepted

At the very heart of Hadrian’s Wall Country and 5 minutes walk to Gilsland -  a village on the River Irthing that straddles Cumbria and Northumberland.  Red Beck – our “Brookside” – forms the boundary of our peaceful garden.  Ideal as a base for touring, walking, cycling and fishing.  We are 0.25 miles from the Roman Wall Trail between Birdoswald Fort and Willowford, and close to other historical sites, Housesteads, Vindolanda and Roman Army Museum, Lanercost Prior.

4 -star, Silver Award Winning Bed and Breakfast Accommodation with views of Hadrian’s Wall

There are 4 stylish rooms with super ensuites, just minutes walk from Hadrian’s Wall in a peaceful hamlet outside Gilsland village, bordering the edge of Northumberland National Park & Cumbria.

B&B and Fine Food at Brookside Villa on Hadrian’s Wall

Take tea, a glass of wine, or a local ale on the garden terrace with great views toward Hadrian’s Wall in Northumberland, or in the lounge in front of a log fire. Then enjoy an exquisite home-cooked dinner served at c. 7pm in our bright, light dining room – menu offers at least 3 main-course options every night – booking is advisable.

Innovative Hadrian’s Wall Trail Walkers’ Package- fully inclusive at Brookside Villa B&B

For our Trail Walkers’ Package,  you can mail me direct, or book your dates on-line using the booking links, and make a note “TWP” in special requirements  I will phone you to answer any questions and to note your exact needs.


  • 7 minutes walk to Hadrian’s Wall Trail
  • Official 4-star rated bed and breakfast
  • Awarded a Silver Accolade by Visit Britain
  • Rated “Excellent” on Tripadvisor 2012/2013/2014
  • Award winning (2013)restaurant-quality meals
  • Honesty Bar – local ales
  • B&B from £33 – £44pppn
  • Unique Innovative Trail Walkers’ Package
  • Close to Pennine Way
  • On Route 72 – Hadrian’s Cycle Way
  • Free WiFi
  • Ideal for Walkers
  • Perfect for Cyclists
  • Family-Friendly
  • Drying Room
  • Overnight Laundry
  • Private Free Car Parking
  • Secure Cycle Storage
  • Major Credit & Debit Cards accepted (Cash-Back available)
Brookside Villa B&B, Hadrian’s Wall, Gilsland is 2 minutes drive from Birdoswald Roman Fort
Brookside Villa is recommended by Contours Walking Holidays – self-guided walking holidays, short breaks and weekends along Hadrian’s Wall Path
Our  B&B Accommodation convenient for near-by Vindolanda,
We are one of the few B&B accommodations on Hadrian’s Cycle way – route 72
B&B for the Pennine Way northumberland and B&B Pennine Way Cumbria :-
We are sited on the Cumbria / Northumberland border and will happily collect you from the nearby Pennine Way.

Useful Information

Tel: 0169 77 47 300 e-mail info@brooksidevilla.com 

MASTERCARD & VISA ACCEPTED 

Postal Address: Denise Collins, Brookside Villa B&B Hadrians Wall, Gilsland, CA8 7DA Map Reference: NY 628 666

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