Bookings for new luxury glamping Castle Pods NOW OPEN

A warm welcome awaits you in the shadow of Hadrian's Wall

Castle Pods - luxury glamping in Northumberland


Stay in luxury in our NEW Castle Pod glamping cabins with hot tub

Our NEW luxury glamping cabins, called “Castle Pods” are a step-up in luxury from our existing Wigwam cabins and perfect for a romantic break for two in Northumberland all year round.  Named after famous Northumberland castles, all easily visited in a day trip from 5-star Herding Hill Farm, these stylish glamping pods with hot tub are beautifully located in a private spot to allow you to soak up the best Northumberland views on the site. 

  • En-suite bathroom with shower and WC; towels and luxury toiletries provided
  • Double bed made up in the finest of linen for your arrival
  • Fully equipped kitchenette with hob, toaster, microwave, fridge, kettle and Nespresso coffee maker
  • Spacious living area with large corner sofa, dining table, Smart TV with Netflix and wood-burning stove (one bag of logs provided)
  • Well insulated with under-floor heating and wood-burning stove - perfect for year-round luxury glamping in Northumberland
  • Small welcome pack with complimentary tea and coffee
  • Private outdoor furnished decking with hot tub, BBQ and fire pit (1 bag of logs and kindling provided; additional can be purchased from Reception)
  • Valley views with dramatic sunsets and dark skies, perfect for star gazing
  • Free WiFi and parking for one vehicle
  • 2 adults only - no pets and no children
Our new Castle Pods offer so much more than a hotel room and are perfect for a short break in the North East. Please note our Castle Pods sleep 2 adults and we do not allow children or pets.

Designed with relaxation in mind, these luxury glamping pods have everything you need for a comfortable and stylish stay in the Northumberland countryside. 

  • Sleeping 2 adults on a fitted double bed with luxurious Egyptian cotton bed linen
  • En-suite bathroom, complete with shower, soft towels and complimentary, luxury toiletries. No need to make a trip to the toilet in the dark or use the guest amenities, even if they are 5-star! 
  • Sauna available for hire for private use in the amenity block


  • Fully fitted kitchenette with sink, kettle, toaster, microwave, fridge, Nespresso coffee machine, and induction hob, will allow you to feel at home and rustle up some delicious meals. 
  • Cutlery, crockery, glasses and pans all provided. 
  • In the living area, a dining table and chairs and comfortable corner sofa will help you while away the hours. 
  • Smart TV and a small wood-burning stove (coffee logs provided with more available to buy in Reception)

All you need to bring is food and drink, clothes, a costume for the hot tub, reading material and some board games for some old-fashioned fun! 



  • Glass fronted to make the most of the gorgeous Northumberland valley views, 
  • Fully insulated glamping pods, with double glazing, under-floor heating and a wood-burning stove

Our Castle Pods can be used all year-round as a stylish, cosy, romantic get-away for couples looking to spend some relaxing time together in the great outdoors. Why not reconnect with yourself, each other and with nature? Glamping in Northumberland simply does not get better than this.

The Castle Pods are suitable for 2 adults and regrettably we don’t allow children or dogs. If you are travelling with children or a pet why not check out our Running Water Wigwam cabins with hot tubs which are family and dog friendly. Our Running Water cabins are named after famous Hadrian’s Wall landmarks



  • Private outdoor hot tub with wonderful views of the countryside 
  • Private furnished decking area, with its own picnic table, charcoal BBQ/fire pit 
  • Extended covered area outside the door for those days you might need a little protection from the rain but still want to be outside.
  • Sauna in the amenity block which can be booked for exclusive use, simply ask at Reception. 
  • Private parking for one car available; short walk from the car park to the Castle Pods. There is no parking immediately adjacent to the pods even for unloading.

With so much to do within a 60-minute drive of Herding Hill Farm, we know you’ll never be short of activities come rain or shine, on foot or in the car. Or why not take advantage of our special “concierge camping” experience and book a telephone appointment with one of our on-site wardens who can give you some personal recommendations on what to do whilst you are here. They can also help you book restaurants if required. Simply call 01434 320175 or email bookings@herdinghillfarm.co.uk to book your exclusive bespoke glamping stay in Northumberland.