THE GUN AT RIDSDALE
PROUDLY COMMUNITY OWNED
Community owned since 2020, when over twenty thousand volunteer hours went into a massive refurbishment, The Gun at Ridsdale is a traditional country inn set in the heart of the beautiful Northumberland countryside. We have four completely new en suite rooms, a bar stocked to the gunnels with local ales and fine wines and we serve great home cooked food. When you're here - for however long - we want you to feel part of our little community.
Open 11-11 Every Day except Sunday 12-11
Choose from a traditional English breakfast or go continental . Breakfast is included with your room price.
Our menu is constantly changing with the seasons, but expect hearty food, lovingly prepared by our chef Dave.
With stunning views toward the Cheviots our beer garden is the perfect place to enjoy a drink.
High speed Wi-Fi free to all guests and customers. Surf on us.
RIDSDALE COMMUNITY GROUP
The Gun at Ridsdale is owned by the RCG - a community benefit society. The society has hundreds of shareholders from all over the world; and is run for the benefit of our small rural community.
SEE & DO
Walking & Cycling
The Gun is the perfect base for ramblers and cyclists who want to make the most of our countryside at a leisurely pace.
A jewel of a village, set on the Tyne with a range of indepdent and award-winning shops.
In addition to the great walking and cycling, a range of water-based sports are available at the scenic Keilder reservoir.
The Northumberland International Dark Sky Park, is the largest Gold Tier Dark Sky Park area of protected night sky in Europe.
A unique and magical attraction under the finest dark skies in England.
When staying at The Gun you're just a 20 minute drive to Hadrian's Wall. As well as stunning historic properties like Wallington, Belsay and Cragside.
Great atmosphere combined with good food and drink in a pub now owned by the community. The staff were all local and really welcoming. Lovely views too. Highly recommended