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Old Repeater Station

Certificate of Excellence
Military Rd, Grindon NE47 6NQ, England
Old Repeater Station
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Southsea, Hampshire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very unusual and enjoyable stay at Old Repeater. Les the host and his glamorous assistant Tracey made us all feel most welcome and the food, drink and accommodation are all excellent. We will definitely visit again !

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 relaxing nights here and Les (the owner) was the perfect host. Knowledgeable about the area (he directed us towards a good pub meal and an excellent Indian restaurant) and very easy to get along with. He does a good full English breakfast and for the evening has some decent real ales which can be enjoyed in front... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked a part of Hadrian's Wall and one place to stay was The Old Repeater. We felt very welcome by the offertes hot tea and got a nice room upstairs. The host is a stand-up comedian! We enjoyed staying in hits house. He is a great cook! Both breakfast and dinner were very tasteful!

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sheffield
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Just come back from a 2 night stay at Les the owners b&b, What an ideal place for walking or cycling Hadrians Wall. Les the owner is a great host with lots of info on the area etc and does a very tasty breakfast indeed. Took my border terrier with me who adopted Les straight away and felt right at... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Great place to explore the area, clean and comfortable with a great breakfast cooked by Les the host who can suggest the best walks and sites for miles around. It's a stunning area with spectacular views.

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Wish my sister and I had stayed here longer. Felt at home right away. Les is a great host. I am still dreaming about the lamb shank dinner he prepared for us. There is a flavor of modern and old in the building. The fields around are full of sheep. To the north, Hadrian's Wall was within easy driving distance.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Just gotta back from ba wonderful weekend break at the old repeater station Haydon and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Les ourselves host was a joy on arrival offering us tea and biscuits and a welcoming open fire place to warm up! We enjoyed local walks including hadrians wall. .magic views and great local places to eat out too. Les made the... More 

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Yelm, Washington, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Stayed here three nights in February. I found the Repeater Station by chance when planning our trip and what a find it was! Les, the proprietor, is a convivial person, and a marvelous cook, to be sure. The accommodations were comfortable and convenient; the views from front and back were postcard-worthy. Located centrally along Hadrian's Wall, we had easy access... More 

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Malton, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
19 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Stayed here for two nights, Friday and Saturday, while revisiting the area. A great find. Les is a brilliant host and can't do enough for his guests. Our evening meals were well cooked and generous in the portion size. Just what was needed after a day walking. The Old Repeater Station is dog friendly too which is a plus point... More 

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Miami, Florida
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120 reviews 120 reviews
33 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

We walk the Hadrian way and there is no better place to stay on that region. Our dinner was delicious. Les is a great host and will make everything to make your stay memorable. If you are walking do not trust the shortcut to get there thru the ditch....it is impossible.

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