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The Elk's Head

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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“the pub”(21 reviews)
“hadrian's wall”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe pubhadrian's walltea and coffee providednorth penninesnice towelsguinea fowlspecials boardoverlooks the riverevening meal in the restaurantpicturesque villagecomfortable bedan excellent place to stayfillet steaklovely spotsingle bedgreat basepeaceful location
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Great staff good food plenty of countryside. Made us feel very welcome .Dog friendly .Drinks very reasonably priced Rooms are warm a little dated but good for all your needs .There are plenty are scenery and good walks nearby .

Thank James P
Response from Chelle1985xx, Manager at The Elk's HeadResponded 4 January 2018

Thank you for your review James. We hope to see you again! With kind regards Michelle and all at The Elk's Head

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We went on the Saturday between Xmas and Newyear. The place was empty at 19:30 with only one other couple in there eating. We both had the Fillet Steak from the specials board and it was a very nice steak and cooked just as we...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Our team stayed early December, whilst taking advantage of the estate's country sports facilities. We needed good food, warm comfortable rooms and a friendly bar, which turned out to be an accurate description of the Elk's Head. The staff were great and looked after us...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Found what we thought was an excellent place to stay for some quietness and peace reading previous trip advisor comments. First of all I must say that the staff here are some of the best I have had the pleasure to come across in hotel...More

Thank CharlieFR
Response from Michelle G, Manager at The Elk's HeadResponded 30 October 2017

Dear Sir/Madam First of all thank you for your time in taking to review The Elk's Head. I am very sorry to see you found your stay 'disappointing' despite the staff being some of the best in the hotel industry and food to be excellent....More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

We stayed at The Elk last Saturday night and had a great time. The whole experience was great from the friendliness of the staff to the food in the restaurant and the room that we stayed in! There was a singer on that evening who...More

Thank Janice T
Response from Michelle G, Manager at The Elk's HeadResponded 21 October 2017

Thank you so much for your very kind review Janice. Your party was great fun for the event - I am pleased you enjoyed staying with us, it was a pleasure to have you all and we look forward to seeing you all in the...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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US$ 94 - US$ 136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 94 - US$ 136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"You can't lose -- just staying here is amazing."
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"Spoke to a few of the guests and all commented on being happy with rooms"
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