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 About Byrness There is a public telephone here. There is a pub here. There is a restaurant here. 
Byrness lies in west-central Northumberland inside the Northumberland National Park and the Border Forest Park. New for 2012 Foresters Bar & Restaurant serving quality home cooked meals & hand pulled local craft ales,also weekly guest ales. On the edge of the village is The Byrness which is also licensed. A Forestry Comission village, established in the 1950s and `60s offering Licensed Walkers accommodation. B & B and camping facilities.

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 Places to stay in Byrness

Forest View Inn
6-8 Otterburn Green, Byrness Northumberland NE19 1TS
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 Property type: B & B
 Accreditations: 4 Star Inn

Forest View Inn is a multi award winning 4* Inn that specialises in 2 day stays to split the last (or first) 27 miles of the Pennine way into 2 more manageable days using a fully licensed and insured minibus. All double, twin and triple bedrooms are en-suite and our singles have a private shower and wc. There is a restaurant on site and a real ale bar serving locally brewed craft ales. A large efficient drying room and boot room is also available. Sandwiches are available for your onward journey supplemented by a well stocked `tuckshop`. 3 day stays etc. are also possible via an arrangement with a local taxi firm.

Distance from path: 0.25 miles

This property is recommended by Sherpa Van
Room TypePer room
2 single ensuite rooms£50.00
2 double ensuite rooms£100.00
2 twin ensuite rooms£100.00
2 family ensuite rooms£150.00
3 camping pitches-

dogs accepted here vegetarians catered for this property has an alcohol licence packed lunches available evening meal available drying facilities available 
Last updated: 11/15/2018

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Border Forest Caravan Site
Cottonshopeburnfoot, Byrness Northumberland NE19 1TF
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 Property type: Campsite

Border Forest Park is a secluded, quiet, dog friendly family run park, located in the centre of Northumberland and on the edge of The National Park . Directly off the A68 the park has direct access onto the Pennine Way and the mighty Keilder Forest. A burn running though the site offers a relaxing environment with an abundance of wildlife and birdlife. The Park has excellent access and can accommodate your own motorhomes and touring caravans. There are 2 pods available with heating and electrics. We do allow general camping. We only accept camping for Pennine Way walkers. We have 5 self catering lodges all with hot tubs and 2 ‘bijou’ styled cottages (Min 3 night stay) - please see our website for more details.

Location and supplementary information [view map]
Directly off A68 scenic route Scotland/England, 9 miles from Otterburn.
Distance from path: On route

Room TypePer room
6 camping pitches-

dogs accepted here 
Last updated: 2/15/2017

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pets accepted herePets accepted   packed lunches availablePacked lunches available
evening meal availableEvening meals available   this is a no smoking propertyNo smoking property