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Overall rating: 4.9 out of 5
My daughter and myself were made very welcome at Fairshaw Rigg. The room was very comfortable with everything available…
Jane - Oct 14
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  • Internet access (wireless) in public areas
  • Ironing facilities
  • Internet access (high speed) in public areas
  • Non-smoking (throughout)
  • Lock-up facility for bicycles
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Check-in: 4:00 PM till 10:00 PM
Early check-in available on request.

Check-out: 10:00 AM
Late check-out available on request

Children Policy: Children welcome
Smoking Policy: No smoking
Pet Policy: No pets

Cancellation Policy

Booking Terms and Conditions


Payment At Property

Cash (Sterling), Cash (Euro), Credit card, Debit card, Cheque

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  • Support for the Mobility Impaired
    Whilst Fairshaw Rigg is not particularly set up for people with mobility issues all our guest accomodation and dining facilities are on the ground floor with no more than 2 steps to negotiate at any…
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Visit Britain 5 Stars Bed & Breakfast

Welcome to Fairshaw Rigg, an exclusive 5*, silver awarded, bed and breakfast establishment near Hadrian’s Wall, Northumberland. Our guests always enjoy a warm and friendly welcome and accommodation of a very high standard. Relax in our luxurious bedrooms and en-suite bathrooms whilst enjoying tranquillity, privacy and individual service.

Fairshaw Rigg is a small working alpaca farm, we specialise in breeding top quality black alpacas, most of which graze happily next to the house.

Situated just 2 miles SW of the famous market town of Hexham, Fairshaw Rigg is near many places of natural beauty and historic interest. Hadrian’s Wall is very close by together with numerous other Roman sites. There is a wide choice of places to eat locally but none are in easy walking distance.

Ratings & Awards

Visit Britain 5 Stars Bed & BreakfastVisit Britain Silvereviivo Friendliest Award 2010 - Finalisteviivo Friendliest Award 2011 - Finalist