When To Book Early

Weardale is a wonderful place to visit at any time of the year, but we do have particularly busy periods that you may want to book early for to make sure we can offer you a room.

15-31 December. December and the run up to Christmas is usually a very busy time and the winter weather of Weardale makes the perfect Christmas getaway.

21-24 March. Easter Weekend

05 May. May Bank Holiday

26 May. Spring Bank Holiday

06-08 June. The Thimbleberry Music Festival takes place in June and has grown year on year. Although most attendees use the camping provided as part of a weekend pass.

25 August. Summer Bank Holiday

30 August. Weardale Agricultural Society's Annual Show takes place at the end of August and attracts significant crowd to the Dales.

13-14 September. Stanhope Show draws a large crowd up the Dales and can lead to the local B+B's filling up quickly. But get in early and you can have it all on your doorstep.

05 October. BUPA Great North Run.