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The Elk's Head

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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the pub”(23 reviews)
“hadrian's wall”(18 reviews)
“nice towels”(3 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsthe pubhadrian's wallnice towelstea and coffee providedguinea fowltiny showervery pleasant stayspecials boardquiet roadportion sizefillet steakevening meallovely beer gardenan excellent place to staynight staysingle bedthree courses
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My room was pretty terrible: just inside the outside common door that opened onto a deck where bar & restaurant patrons could easily spill over onto (though none did and maybe they are never that busy). there was a motion-sensor light on the deck that...More

Thank NWBiblio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped into this lovely location for a spot of lunch on a day off & a drive around our beautiful countryside We ordered fish & chips and was met with a fish that was tasteless, greasy, the plate was swimming in grease and batter...More

Thank Gill L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived on a Monday for a 3 night stay that had been booked nearly 3 months ahead. The pub has a lovely setting next to the river and is in a quiet location. Having read the reviews we were anticipating a great stay. Unfortunately...More

Thank BambiSussex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here for two nights to explore local area before heading to Scotland. Room was comfortable but small, adequate for a couple of nights but would be annoying for any longer. The room was over the kitchen I think as we were disturbed by the noise...More

Thank Carolyn G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely setting, great hotel and friendly staff. Food was very good. We had an evening meal and breakfast and both were enjoyed very much. Rooms lovely and spotlessly clean. Good bathroom with good shower and nice towels. We sat outside as it was a sunny...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 98 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 98 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (47)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (1)
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Winifred S
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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"Not the one just inside the door! Probably not ground floor, in general, either!"
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"Try to get one away from the kitchen"
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"From speaking to another couple in hotel it would appear rooms at back of hotel are better, and quieter"
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"Annex is quieter because it is away from any noise from the bar and kitchens."
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