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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“roll top bath”(9 reviews)
“beef lasagne”(4 reviews)
“delicious meal”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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All reviewsroll top bathbeef lasagnedelicious mealbar area isbeautiful villagegreat place to staycoast to coastexcellent hotelevening mealgenerous portionsshower roomspecials boardthe room was nicestayed for one nightlog firecouple of nightspennine way
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

Hotel was average, owners not helpful when booking, however the staff were first class and the food in the restaurant was top notch. Extremely helpful staff went through the menu so no disappointments there and good choice on the specials board. The only other minor...More

Thank steve p
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This place was quite unassuming from the outside and initially quite similar on the inside. The menu looked quite "pubby" on first reading. However the quality was superb, the presentation impeccable and the service friendly and attentive. A real find!

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Reviewed 4 September 2016

After a day of cycling, the staff at Alston House provided a top class place to stay. There was a safe place for bikes, superb spacious en suite bedroom with a roll top bath, a fabulous roast evening meal followed by peaceful night's sleep on...More

Thank Pat186262
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Penrith to Hexham via Alston is a beautiful route avoiding the A69 and Alston House proved an excellent choice for a lunch break. Convenient location with parking, large airy rooms, friendly attentive staff, and best of all a great menu selection with a variety not...More

Thank mareagoodFYI
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Day 12 of Pennine Way walk (S to N). An easy hotel to find from the PW. Helpful staff. Excellent room, with decent bed, clean and tidy. Wonderful bathroom, with glorious bath that was well appreciated after a long day's walk. I can't remember any...More

Thank DavidofDevon
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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US$ 132 - US$ 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 132 - US$ 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Sue W
18 January 2017|
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Response from alstonhouse | Property representative |
Hi there, We do allow dogs to stay in the rooms the price is £10.00 per night, they are most welcome for meals to. Sorry for the late response we have never been asked a question before through tripadvisor so a new thing... More
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"Room 6 has an amazing bath. Room 2 looks out over the garden. All rooms are very comfortable."
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"front facing rooms are nice"
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"We were in room 2, I think, at the end of the corridor"
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"We had room 3. Very large . Lovely bathroom with bath and shower. Its at the front but we did not notice..."
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