Major tourist attractions are situated all around us. With the AD122 bus running from Greenhead to all the main locations in the summer months we are in a perfect location to visit Hadrians Wall. Pick up your AD122 timetable from reception upon your arrival or download the gonortheast app on your smartphone.
As well as being on both the Pennine Way, Hadrians Wall and Hadrian’s Cycle Route, the local golf course is less that a mile away, with spectacular views from its challenging course.
Plan your cycle route! Here is a great website to prepare and plan your route to or from Greenhead. We have an outdoor bike rack or if you prefer, we can store your bike in our garage space for a small fee.
Walks from the door:
Plan your walking route straight from our door! Whether you want to do a short walk or walk all day, this website has great information to guide you.
Check out our local tour provider! Simply choose which tour best suits you.
Don't forgot to mention you are staying at the Greenhead Hotel to ensure you get the perfect tour from our Area & the best price!
Walltown Country Park is designated as a Dark Sky Discovery Site. This location is accessible by members of the public and are officially recognised as a great place to stargaze.
The below site has useful information on when is best to go stargazing.
Housesteads Roman Fort
Delve into the Fort’s story and see a stunning collection of artefacts. A CGI film flies through time and reconstructs Houseteads before your very eyes.
Roman Army Museum
An extensive museum which gives the whole family a fantastic introduction to the Roman Army and Hadrian’s Wall.
A stunning excavated fort civilian settlement with extensive museum displaying amazing artefacts from the site
The National Landscape Discovery Centre enables people of all ages to understand and explore the landscapes, history, culture, and heritage of Northumberland.