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The Elk's Head

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Room & Suite (10)
Dining (2)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
Whitfield NE47 8HD England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews the pub hadrian's wall guinea fowl nice towels real ale very pleasant stay evening meal specials board three courses comfortable bed night stay quiet location local area night's sleep a lovely place to stay local produce short drive
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank helen g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank SRLR1954
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

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...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank thepeachyone
Reviewed 29 October 2018

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,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank RAPJJP
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

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.

Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$ 98 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Whitfield
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$ 98 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Whitfield
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Traveller (61)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (2)
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WinifredS31
19 May 2018|
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Response from John46H | Reviewed this property |
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"
462heleng
1 week ago
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"Not the one just inside the door! Probably not ground floor, in general, either!"
NWBiblio
6 Aug 2018
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"Try to get one away from the kitchen"
CarolynG1308
26 Jul 2018
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"From speaking to another couple in hotel it would appear rooms at back of hotel are better, and quieter"
CharlieFR
22 Oct 2017
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