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Shortflatt Tower, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England

Shortflatt Tower

Dates back to 13th CenturyOpen fire
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE20 0HD (view map)

Tel. 01661 881804

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Shortflatt Tower is one of Northumberland’s most beautiful country houses set in idyllic surroundings with well tended walled gardens & ancient woodland. Part of a private estate, we offer comfortable elegance and bespoke services. 8 bedrooms.


Set in idyllic surroundings, Shortflatt Tower is a historic 13th century stronghold available as an exclusive use venue. Sleeping up to 14 people across 8 bedrooms, the estate is also a fantastic wedding venue with the formal walled gardens and pele Tower acting as a spectacular backdrop.


The recently refurbished accommodation at Shortflatt Tower includes seven super king-size bedrooms, four of which can be made into twins and all of which have fantastic views over the rolling Northumberland countryside. There is also a drawing room with vaulted ceiling and open fire, kitchen-living area, three bathrooms with cast-iron double ended roll-top baths and showers and two en-suite bathrooms with rain showers.


From the traditional to the unique, Shortflatt Tower offers a variety of weddings tailored specifically to your needs. We use wedding planners with a wealth of experience, as well as being able to put you in touch with a handpicked selection of local caterers and photographers.

With the 15th century pele tower and beautiful grounds as a backdrop, a wedding at Shortflatt Tower is sure to make for an unforgettable wedding ceremony, civil partnership or reception.

Local Area

Set in the heart of the rolling Northumberland countryside, Shortflatt Tower is surrounded by fantastic walks as well as a myriad of National Trust and English Heritage properties to explore. Newcastle-upon-Tyne is just a short drive away with its fantastic shopping, galleries and restaurants.

Fullerton Place Spa

Set in the lovingly renovated historic stable blocks, the newly opened Fullerton Place Spa features an outdoor hot tub, steam room, hammam and four treatment rooms. Treatments on offer range from aromatherapy and reflexology to various types of massage, all of which use the most luxurious skincare products from our partnership with leading spa bands Elemis and Natural Empathy.

Fullerton Place Spa is also home to one of the only authentic hammams in the UK.

You can now book cottages over the phone! Simply call us on 0345 268 1307.