Found on the south of the River Tyne is the market town of Hexham found in Northumberland England and it is a fascinating town that exhibits the art of combining Old with New and blending to create memorable and distinctive landscapes. The Hexham Hotels to some extent mimic their surroundings and are described both through modern exteriors and historic masterpieces they are created to suit the family group, the honey moon couple, the business guest, the visiting VIP and the tourist.
The main skyline of the town is dominated by the Hexham Abbey which dates from c 1170-1250 and is designed in the Early English Gothic Style of architecture and the east end was rebuilt in 1860History buffs will enjoy the Crypt of the Abbey, there are several artefacts from Roman Britain, including the tombstone of a soldier who was stationed here and fragments of a Roman temple, there is also fascinating Saxon- era altarpiece, perhaps from the 8th or the 9th century.
The Abbey stands at the west end of the market place, which is home to Shambles an incredible covered market built in 1766 by Sir Walter Blackett. Hexham hosts many exciting events during its yearly calendar, from Maypole dancing to Scottish Country dancing, Easter events and open air theatre. The closest major city to Hexham is Newcastle upon Tyne which is about 25 miles to the east. The Hexham Hotels offer many different descriptions and aspects from town centre to city surrounds to those flanking the motorways ideal for the business guest. The five star hotels offer airport transfer directly to Hotel steps; alternatively guests may be delivered by luxury Limousine or take advantage of car hire from the arrivals halls at the airports allowing independence and convenience.
The Hexham Hotels may display contemporary streamlined images and may be preferred by the business guest these are most often found flanking the motorways offering easy access to local business centres and communication links. The Hotels fringing the town and providing guests with a country outlook are found over many acres of delightfully landscaped grounds, these hotels are most often presented in heritage buildings that are elegantly restored to provide lavish accommodations and refined amenities and facilities.
The country Hotels play to their strengths and focus on country pursuits providing their guests with scenic walking tours, horse riding, hiking, clay pigeon shooting, hunting and fishing. The town centre Hexham hotels offer doorstep location to the energetic hub and easy access to all its restaurants, pubs and pavement cafes. The town hotels may be housed in ancient Coaching Inns dating back hundreds of years boasting mounting blocks outside entrances and hosting low slung ceilings, timber framed walls, open log fires and lead windows.
The Hexham Hotel accommodations offer en suite bedrooms and multi roomed suites home to dining rooms, comfortable seating areas, floor to ceiling windows frame magnificent views and may open onto private patios and balconies. The executive is provided with a dedicated study area and Master bedrooms offer four poster beds for the honeymoon couple, king size and twin beds for family convenience and connecting rooms. Glamorous en suite bathrooms pamper through designer fittings and luxury bath products.
The Hexham Hotels boast the towns' finest restaurants and are home to white table clothes, silver cutlery, candles and fresh flowers presenting international menus and fine wines. Traditional Bars welcome the evenings with local ales and local culture light snacks and live entertainment. The Hexham Hotels offer guests a vast catalogue of choice allowing for all types of sojourns into this delightful corner of the UK ensuring returns through warm hospitality and prime locations.