Kielder Waterside

Kielder Water & Forest Park | Kielder | Northumberland | NE48 1BT

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Best for: families and activities.

With panoramic views of the reservoir, this is the ideal base to recharge and refresh or take part in an action packed day of activities. Facilities are open to both day visitors and onsite guests staying in our luxury four and five star self-catering lodges.

Our onsite shop is open 24hrs a day, seven days week where you can purchase fresh produce, everyday essentials and unique gifts. Please be aware that due to licensing laws alcohol can not be served between 11pm and 10am.

Kielder Waterside have a variety of fun-fuelled activities to offer, from a tour of the Lakeside Way on a Segway to a paddle boarding session over Kielder Water to capture the ultimate panoramic view. Pre-booking is essential, to book please visit:

Activities include archery and junior archery, fencing, crossbows (over 18's only), table tennis, Crazy Carts ,snorkelling & sea scooters (underwater propellers to power around the pool), water walkerz (walk on water in the pool inside an inflatable ball), disc golf, pentanque (French Boules). Pre-booking is essential.

Come here to:

  • Stay in a luxury lodge as part of a Go Active break
  • Enjoy coffee, lunch, an alcoholic beverage or an evening meal at the Forest Bar & Kitchen
  • Enjoy breakfast in The Hide
  • Visit  Kielder Water Birds of Prey Centre
  • Hire bikes at The Bike Place (seasonal) 
  • Take a walk or bike ride along the Lakeside Way
  • Join the Osprey ferry
  • Unwind in the sauna after a swim in the heated indoor pool (pre-booking required)
  • Why not try out the children's play area or play miniature golf (part of Kielder Art & Architecture )
  • Shop for souvenirs
  • Hire pleasure boats (seasonal)
  • Hire fishing boats (pre-booking essential)
  • Purchase fishing permits and get up to date information
  • Kielder Waterside Caravan Park (seasonal), to book your pitch please visit: