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The Diamond Inn

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Main Street, Ponteland, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic pub, simple as that. No matter how busy it is service is excellent. The manageress keeps a great pint and the atmosphere is always spot on. It also does a great breakfast. I just love the place.

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi Bill w, We are so glad to hear you love The Diamond! Hope to see you again very soon, for one of those great breakfasts you mentioned. More 

Newcastle, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I rang up on Sunday morning to book a table for 2 at 12. When we arrived we were greeted and shown to a table. Both myself and my boyfriend opted for the Pork Roast. The waitress said that there was a new chef that had started today so we would have to give our feedback. Our lunches came and... More 

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi sophiehunter26, We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your Sunday lunch, and thank you for the lovely feedback! We'll have a look at the tablemats but we'll definitely be keeping the portions just as generous and reasonably priced. More 

Newcastle - Upon - Tyne
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33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I stayed here the night of my wedding (up at Kirkley Hall) and I can not pick a fault. The guests filled every room and every single person said how good the rooms were and how welcome they felt. They all couldn't believe the value of what they paid for what they got! The breakfast was awesome and they easily... More 

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi Amy H, We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and congratulations on your wedding day. We wish you many happy returns! Cheers Dan @ the Diamond More 

edinburgh
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Very nice Pub Lunch within relaxing atmosphere. Had lovely french onion soup and cheese and ham toastie, service excellence. Will be back again. Staff couldn't do enough for us and meal also had various specials, hearty and wholesome food.

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi kevinodonnell, Its great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, we love to hear our no nonsense cooking is hitting home. We'll hopefully see you next time your in town! Cheers Dan @ The Diamond More 

Doncaster, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Stayed on a Saturday night in June with my wife. We were greeted at the bar reception by a very polite and helpful lady who showed us to our room. The room was spotlessly clean.The rooms are adjacent to the pub with their own carpark. Only down side there was a bit of noise at closing time but that only... More 

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi dph1966, Really happy to hear that everything was to your standards, we hope to see you again shortly. Cheers Dan @ The Diamond More 

Filey, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I stayed at the Diamond on Saturday night with two friends as part of a coast to coast cycle ride. The total price was £85 B&B, we had a good standard triple room separate to the main hotel. The room was was spotlessly clean and our bikes had their own room - we could have stayed in that room but... More 

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi Martin, You and your party were a pleasure from start to finish so thank you. We're thrilled that everything went smoothly and hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip! Dan @ The Diamond More 

yorkshire
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51 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We stayed at the diamond Inn for 2 nights last weekend.We were booked in the family suite which was absolutely fantastic.We managed to have a few drinks in the bar and it was very nice with friendly staff and locals.We had breakfast in the morning which was very nice.Highly Recommended

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi Pizzaman15, We're so glad your stay with us was everything you we're hoping for (and that the locals were on their best behaviour!) We hope to see you again next time your in town! Dan @ The Diamond More 

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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I've been fortunate enough to eat here on several occasions, often with my kids (4 and6). Each time we have been really impressed with both the food and the service. The kids are always made very welcome and the atmosphere is very relaxed. The Sunday lunches are great for both quality and value. Definitely worth a visit.

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi Rebecca T, Thank you so much for your glowing review, it really means the world to us. We hope to see you and the little ones soon! More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

My husband and myself were fortunate to win a 3 course Sunday lunch at The Diamond Inn Ponteland. Our starter was perfection. Perfect caramelised red onion and goats cheese tart with peashoots. Fresh and delicious. Our mains were incredible. To sample all the vegetables, crispy huge Yorkshire puds and vegetable gravy was such a joy/relief. My husband and I have... More 

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi Michelle G, Congratulations on winning our contest! We're over the moon with your glowing review. Here at the diamond we pride ourselves on our real food, ale and homely ambience. We look forward to seeing you next time. Cheers Dan @ The Diamond More 

scotland
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42 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

we have stayed here several times and will come back soon. the rooms are clean and the breakfasts are very very good. there is a large car park which is useful to know and the staff are very friendly.although the diamond inn is a pub we always sleep well as the rooms are at the back. there is a great... More 

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TheDiamondInnPont, Public Relations Manager at The Diamond Inn, responded to this review

Hi scotlandmargo, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are really pleased you enjoyed our Dinner Bed and Breakfast offer and your stay with us was everything you hoped it would be. We hope to see you again in the near future. Cheers, Dan @ The Diamond More 

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