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stay and gaze 

Celebrate the very best of the Northumbrian night sky with our very special Stay and Gaze, 1 night breaks during October and November.

Spaces are extremely limited so please book early to ensure you get the date you want!


October: 14th, 21st

November: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th 


5m fully furnished bell tent including:

*Real double bed

*Cosy bed linen

*Private, luxury bathroom

*Add up to 3 folding single beds (adult sized)

*Fluffy rugs, warm blankets, twinkly lights

*Stove style heater

*Outdoor table and 2 chairs for sitting out under the stars

*Small stove to make your morning cuppa and bacon roll

*Kettle and cool box

*BBQ and fire pit

*Unlimited hot chocolate for your stargazing session! 

Your stay includes a full 2 hour, thrilling stargazing session for all abilities from 10-100 years old, with our fabulous, qualified stargazing hosts from the impressive Battlesteads Observatory.

Find your way around the twinkling stars of Northumberland, gazing in wonder at the Milky Way and the universe beyond. Learn how to guide yourself around some of the most impressive aspects of the night sky; constellations, features of the moon, planets and other things such as aurorae, star clusters and the Andromeda Galaxy.

These sessions are for small groups; you will have plenty of time and opportunity to chat with your astronomer and ask lots of questions!

The sessions will go ahead whatever the weather; observing the skies can only go ahead if it's clear but you'll be pleased to know that all events go ahead in any weather conditions.

£195 for 2 guests

£40 per extra guest


by entering your chosen date into our availability caLENDAR below

Available Dates:

October: 14th, 21st

November: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th 

*Please note that these sessions require a minimum of 2 tents to be booked to go ahead. If you book and we do not meet the required numbers, we will attempt to rearrange your date but we can't guarantee this will be possible. We appreciate your understanding.*