Set in stunning Northumberland countryside and its own scenic grounds, this privately owned, elegant 18th-century mansion is only 20 minutes’ drive from Newcastle Airport and the vibrant city center.

Each luxuriously furnished bedroom at the Close House features free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV and marble-tiled bathrooms. Some rooms feature a spacious separate seating area and all have 24-hour room service.

Guests can relax in the beautiful hotel grounds, while the largest shopping center in Britain, The Metro Center, is just under 8 miles from the hotel. Hadrian’s Wall is only a few minutes’ drive away, while Northumberland National Park is a 30-minute drive and Alnwick Castle is 50 minutes away by car.

The No19 Restaurant source the best Northumberland produce.

The Close House Hotel features two 18-hole golf courses, a state-of-the-art driving range, a golf academy and Lee Westwood as the attached Tour Pro.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Close House has been welcoming guests since Mar 23, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish

Free Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 full bed
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
1 twin bed
1 full bed
Bedroom 2:
1 twin bed
1 full bed
Bedroom 1:
1 twin bed
1 full bed
Bedroom 2:
1 twin bed
1 full bed
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Property questions and answers
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  • Do the bedrooms have baths? If so, how can I book a room with a bath?
    All of our bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms with separate baths and walk in showers
    Answered on 23 July 2020
  • i would like to reserve a room if possible for the 19th April - one night only - can i ask if i could reserve room only, no dinner or breakfast requir..
    Good afternoon Carol, thank you for your enquiry to stay at Close House on a room only basis, unfortunately this option is currently not available dur..
    Answered on 11 March 2023
  • Hi I recently stayed in the hotel in room 015 and I was wondering if all the rooms are the same as that or different?
    Thank you for your question! All of our rooms are unique but of the same high standard and very spacious.
    Answered on 17 December 2022
  • Do you still do afternoon tea?
    Yes, We do offer afternoon tea Monday-Saturday 2pm-5pm.
    Answered on 22 May 2021
  • Do you accept dogs?
    We do not allow dogs in the hotel or restaurant, but there is an outdoor terrace at the restaurant where you can sit and dine with your pet.
    Answered on 17 December 2022
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Host Info

Host Review Score

Close House is privately owned and set in stunning Northumberland countryside. Located less than 8 miles from Newcastle airport, central Newcastle and Britain’s biggest shopping centre the Metro Centre, it’s the perfect venue for business, leisure and corporate guests. There are also picture-perfect grounds to explore, plus a multitude of attractions on our doorstep, including Northumberland National Park, Alnwick Castle, and Hadrian’s Wall. Our facilities include: complimentary high speed internet access, 16 luxurious appointed bedrooms, dine in our contemporary No19 Restaurant, open daily from 7am to 9.00pm which has some of the best produce Northumberland has to offer. In addition we also have 2 x 18 hole golf course, a state of the art driving range, golf academy and Lee Westwood as our attached Tour Professional.
Close House is located within 300 acres of parkland setting and is located just 15 minutes from Newcastle upon Tyne city centre and Newcastle International Airport. We are positioned in an ideal location whether you are looking to visit Northumberland National Park and Hadrians Wall area or alternatively take in the shopping and attractions available in Newcastle upon Tyne
Language spoken: English
Area info *
Amenities of Close House
  • Refrigerator
  • Racquetball
  • Cycling
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not possible).
    • Baggage storage
    • Dry cleaning
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Safety & security
    • Safe
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Languages Spoken
    • English

    House rules

    Close House takes special requests – add in the next step!


    3:00 PM - 11:30 PM


    Until 10:00 AM


    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in

    Mastercard Visa American Express Close House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    Extra beds or use of a sofa bed costs an additional GBP 35 per person per night.

    When booking 5 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements will apply. The property will contact you after you make a booking regarding these policies.

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    FAQs about Close House

    • Close House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Cycling
      • Racquetball
      • Golf course (within 2 miles)

    • Yes, Close House is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Guests staying at Close House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.5).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental
      • Full English/Irish

    • Check-in at Close House is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • The prices at Close House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Room options at Close House include:

      • Twin
      • Apartment
      • Bungalow

    • Close House is 0.8 miles from the center of Heddon on the Wall.