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Kielder Waterside

Kielder NE48 1BT, England
+44 1434 251000
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Good food in lovely setting

We ate at the Boat Inn on two evenings while we we visiting Kielder Forest area, and both time the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Patricia D
Haverhill, United Kingdom
via mobile
Beautiful location - accommodation not up to standard

Kielder is a lovely location and I have enjoyed cycling there several times - even in the rain! But... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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Kielder NE48 1BT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at the Boat Inn on two evenings while we we visiting Kielder Forest area, and both time the service and food was very good. If fact the lasagna that I had was one of the best I have tasted. My husband really enjoyed...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Kielder is a lovely location and I have enjoyed cycling there several times - even in the rain! But our recent stay in one of the Kielder Waterside lodges was, overall, disappointing. Some positives - the reception staff were very pleasant and helpful. The swimming...More

4  Thank debs_white
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing place to be. We visited Tower Knowle. There is a nice gift shop here and the staff are exceptional. We did a trip on the Ospre ferry which took 90 mins. Again the staff were exceptional and even had the kids...More

2  Thank mrba2015
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Kielder must be very impressive when the sun's shining. We visited when it was wet. The bonus here was that it wasn't busy. We need to return in better weather.

Thank Robin A
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We decided to ride back through Kielder on our way back from Appleby and thought we would stop at the visitor centre for some lunch. The car park is pay and display for a start. The café had a queue of around three people and...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We just spent the last five days at the Aurora Lodge. It is beautiful. It is set well away from all the other lodges and right beside the lake so you are totally private. However, it is placed quite close to the reception. Which meant...More

1  Thank Chantelle L
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely scenic bike ride around the Reservoir, 26 undulating miles well worth doing. Can highly recommend this.

Thank Aurora-Chaser
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

If possible is highly recommend booking the newer style lodges over the older ones as they look a bit dated both inside and out. We stayed on a Beech Premier. Pros: Every utility you could require including fridge dishwasher, oven, washing machine, microwave, dolce gusto...More

1  Thank Demiller93
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We drove along the dam wall to the car park and then to the castle. A lovely drive in any weather of time of year

Thank JackieTrainor
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed in one of the new premium lodges, very good, but more than that, the staff were charming, diligent and a joy to deal with

Thank Greenkingfish
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Questions & Answers
Danny C
24 September 2017|
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Response from youngsterdave76 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You'll love it there
13 August 2017|
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Response from Raven G | Reviewed this property |
Yea its open to the public for sure! Think everything is accessible to visitors. There's a swimming pool at the waterside too.