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    Blacketts Retreat Bed and Breakfast

    Newhouses, Allenheads NE47 9HX, England
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    Room & Suite (11)
    Dining (6)
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    “coast coast” (3 reviews)
    “cycle ride” (2 reviews)
    “the pub” (7 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
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    1 - 5 of 32 reviews

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    Our second stay with wonderful hosts Mike and Janine. Our experience was just as pleasant as that enjoyed previously, but this time enhanced by the entertainment provided by the other furry, feathered or woolly residents. Upon arrival we were greeted by the sight of a...More

    Thank ambridge78
    Response from 196janines, Owner at Blacketts Retreat Bed and BreakfastResponded 1 July 2017

    Thank you so much 😊 and please do come and stay with us again in the future

    Reviewed 25 September 2016

    Mike and Janine are wonderful thoughtful hosts, with fantastic comfortable rooms and good hearty breakfasts. The view from my room was to die for. The perfect retreat and it revived me for my final day of the C2C. Thanks so much.

    Thank Richard D
    Reviewed 21 September 2016

    We rented the cottage for a week at the end of July. Our party consisted of three adults, two children and a Jack Russell. We had a fabulous time. Mike and Janine made us feel very welcome and the cottage was lovely, clean, cosy but...More

    Thank Bob N
    Response from 196janines, Owner at Blacketts Retreat Bed and BreakfastResponded 23 September 2016

    Thank you for your kind review and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you come to stay with us again 😀 Mike and Janine Swindale

    Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

    Mike & Janine are perfect host's. On arrival after a long cycle ride we were offered tea and biscuits and shown to our room which was very nice. Comfy bed and good shower. We also had a sitting room to ourselves which was great once...More

    Thank Beastfromnortheast
    Reviewed 4 July 2016

    This has to be one of the best B&Bs in the country. Location - superb. Facilities - superb. Hosts - superb. Distance to pub - superb. Beds - better than superb. And the breakfast, well it lasted us to the coast and back to Newcastle,...More

    1  Thank magoo1406
    Response from 196janines, Owner at Blacketts Retreat Bed and BreakfastResponded 6 July 2016

    Thank you so much for this lovely review, we're lost for words. We aim to give our customers the service we would like to receive when we go away and we're delighted you feel this way and hope you visit again. Mike and Janine

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
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    • England >
    • Northumberland >
    • Allenheads
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    Room & Suite (11)
    Dining (6)
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