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The Elk's Head

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Room & Suite (10)
Dining (2)
Certificate of Excellence

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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210Reviews
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54Room tips
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we stayed at the elks head to visit the Balr tarn at Allendale,stayed for two nights. the room was very nice the staff were great exceptionally friendly as where the locals that where in for new years eve we went off to the Barl Tarn on a mini bus that the manager organised for
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The bar is a locals place and the food is a limited menu that can be very hit or miss. A party of us stayed there for 3 nights on B&B and evening meal. Even though something always went wrong with the food. Front of house staff tried their best to make good. The hotel part is a
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We are actually waiting for dessert as I write this. If you're in the area, you really need to eat here. 3 of us had steak...cooked to absolute perfection. The vegetable lasagne was delicious, as was the gammon and burger. The starters were superb and I've absolutely no doubt
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If you want to experience a classic rural English pub with your B&B room upstairs, this is the place. Set out in the country next to a stone bridge, it is also the local hangout. Staff is super friendly and helpful. Good beer, good food, good friends. Dinner in the
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This place is a little gem, all staff were very friendly and helpful, rooms are kept pristine and are very comfortable, freshly made breakfast to set you up for the day. Would highly recommend, could not fault in any way.
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Do not think so. I just went to bus travel options on google maps. Looks like around 2 hours is minimum one way time and you change local buses.
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"some room over look the river which are the better outlook"
"Not the one just inside the door! Probably not ground floor, in general, either!"
"Try to get one away from the kitchen"
"From speaking to another couple in hotel it would appear rooms at back of hotel are better, and quieter"
"Annex is quieter because it is away from any noise from the bar and kitchens."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 99 - US$ 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandWhitfield
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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