Blog Elements

You can display blog posts in various ways with the “Blog Post” element/shortcode. You can see one example here and even more at the blog main menu item of this demo.

We are being blessed with some beautiful weather and Layside is bathed in sunshine. Whether you are here to walk the Wall, visit the numerous Roman sites and museums, or just relax and watch the wildlife there is always something to catch your eye! Thank you to our wonderful gardener Allie who keeps the pots and baskets looking fantastic, and to all our lovely guests who we are thrilled to have back following various periods of lockdown!

Reopening May 17th

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We are pleased to be taking bookings once more at Layside for guests staying from May 17th in line with the Government's planned "Roadmap to Recovery". We hope to see many regular guests again and many new faces, as we keep our fingers crossed…

Closed until March

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It has been a cold and snowy start to the year at Layside and we have been enjoying some picture postcard view and winter skies. We are sorry that we are unable to share this magical part of Northumberland with guests at the moment, but are…

Open from 2nd December

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Due to Government restrictions on travel and overnight stays, we have had to temporarily close our doors. We will, however, be open again from December 2nd (subject to restrictions being lifted) and look forward to welcoming guests back as soon…

Open from 4th July

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Following the latest Government advice we are hugely pleased to be able to open Layside again for guests from July 4th. Layside is ideal for social distancing offering seclusion and privacy, and all food is delivered to your room (or if we are…

Sunshine at Layside

We have had some glorious early summer sunshine at Layside over the past few days, and have been enjoying watching some of the fantastic wildlife we have here. The redpolls and linnets are making good use of the feeders, and the pied wagtails…

Birthday Boys

All the boys at Layside have enjoyed a birthday this week - Eddie is 7, Bart is 2, and Kevin is....21 again! We have been blessed with sunshine and the Spring flowers are looking beautiful (with thanks as always to Allie Dale). It is a wonderful…