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Acoustic weekend

Excellent weekend roz,rocky and staff were fantastic top notch food brilliant service,great value... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Lee G
via mobile
Well worth it

This is my second visit to this wonderful house, it provided me with peace and quiet as well as... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Miss N
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10 Oct 2017
“Acoustic weekend ”
11 Sep 2016
“Well worth it”
Shepherds Dene Slaley Road, Riding Mill NE44 6AF, England
+44 1434 682212
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent weekend roz,rocky and staff were fantastic top notch food brilliant service,great value for money, fantastic music and the views are excellent can’t wait to return this weekend!!!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Lee G
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is my second visit to this wonderful house, it provided me with peace and quiet as well as space to unwind and de stress after what has been a difficult last few months. The staff were as helpful as ever, Am looking forward to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Miss N
Reviewed 12 May 2016

We spent Friday evening to Monday morning at Shepherd's Dene with a University alumnni group of 28. We had the house to ourselves and the staff could not do enough to please us, providing vegetarian options and decaf filter coffee when requested. The food was...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank linda b
Reviewed 11 May 2016

A good and well equipped retreat. Staff were very helpful. Rooms are comfortable and the food was average. Recommended for peace and quiet and communing with nature. Close to many of the attractions of Northumberland. Not cheap, but on balance worth it.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank brynelfed
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Lovely location, very peaceful, decor tasteful and restful, food wholesome and good Well placed for local attractions yet tucked away No noise Rooms looked lovely though I was a day visitor Great views from dining room

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank KatherineD613
Reviewed 29 August 2015

We have visited or stayed here during the past 40 years, and have seen some changes in that time. It has remained a tranquil,and beautiful place to be and wonderful that the essence is retained whilst being updated to modern standards. Food is good, staff...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank Tallis
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Shepherd's Dene is gorgeous Edwardian Country House which still retains its original features. My husband and I stayed in the room above the terrace which you can see in the photo on the website and the views of the country are absolutely magnificent. Very tranquil....More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Fantastic four days with amazing food and hospitality. I will certainly be coming back to stay here soon.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Jonas C
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Having had a disastrous holiday last year, I decided to book a holiday entitled 'A Week In The country' It was just brilliant!!!! Will definitely come again.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Miss N
Reviewed 17 February 2014

I stayed here with "the redheughers" community ceilidh band for a weekend of music workshops. The standard of accommodation is excellent, the staff are friendly and welcoming, and the food is very good - especially their home-baked biscuits! Shepherds dene is an Edwardian country estate,...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Response from Miss N | Reviewed this property |
You can also get a train to Newcastle and Carlisle if you want to travel further afield. Hexham abbey is worth a visit.