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Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel

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, Embleton, Alnwick NE66 3UN, 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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Redbridge
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I really enjoyed our five days here in August. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff whom we found to be extremely friendly. Nice comfortable room. We enjoyed the evening meals - three in the restaurant and one in the bar- very tasty with good portions of vegetables. Breakfast also was excellent.

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Cleveland UK
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our 2 night DB&B break exceeded all expectations. Room generous size and super clean. Breakfast spot on with lots of fresh fruit and option of local kippers. Evening menu with plenty of choice, fresh produce and spot on ... with menu change on day 2. Staff keen and friendly. Ticked all our boxes and planning to return for more of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pre retirement I traveled very frequently internationally and stayed in some of the worlds greatest hotels. And largest transit camps. So, I have a distorted view of excellence coupled with low expectation. The Dunstanbergh Castle is lovely. Small, well kept, family feel, friendly. Well located for doing the east coast which is splendid too. Super food. After just three nights... More 

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a really lovely lunch here, sitting outside in the lovely well-maintained garden on the opposite side of the road to the front of the building. I appreciate we were fortunate with the weather, but I suspect the food would have been equally good eaten indoors in the very nice surroundings of the hotel restaurant. The staff were extremely... More 

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Leek, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I had a lovely 3 night stay, with our dog Micky, at the Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel, where we were all made very welcome. The décor is very traditional, possibly dated, but is more than compensated for by the friendly and enthusiastic staff.

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MIlton Keynes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My Wife and I had an overnight stop here when recently visiting Northumberland, what an excellent choice. We had a pleasant room, clean and tidy, with all facilities. We enjoyed an evening meal plus breakfast the following morning and found the choice and quality of the food superb. Couple this with friendly staff and a delightful location for seaside and... More 

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having been recommended the Dunstanburgh Castle we were not disappointed. The accommodation was first class, with friendly staff. The food was excellent and was served by very pleasant and efficient staff. The location of the hotel was superb within easy reach of many places of interest.

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EmbletonHotelier, Manager at Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Neil66 We would firstly like to thank you for the time you have taken to write and post your review of The Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel. We are always grateful for our guest’s comments and are continually striving to improve. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit with us and hope to see you again very soon. Michael Townsend... More 

North yorkshire
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a nice stay at the hotel food in the restaurant was good with a vegetarian option which was welcome staff very friendly. Hotel was good overall. A few finishing touches required to bring up to standard tears in the net curtains in both rooms we stayed in.

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EmbletonHotelier, Manager at Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear june221 We would firstly like to thank you for the time you have taken to write and post your review of The Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel. We are always grateful for our guest’s comments and are continually striving to improve. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit with us and hope to see you again very soon. Michael Townsend... More 

Hartlepool
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought the room was excellent, the staff very friendly and helpful. The food was beautifully done and the wait time was fine. We had 2 lovely desserts - cheesecake and eton mess - we would highly recommend this lovely place.

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EmbletonHotelier, Manager at Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear phillangridge We would firstly like to thank you for the time you have taken to write and post your review of The Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel. We are always grateful for our guest’s comments and are continually striving to improve. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit with us and hope to see you again very soon. Michael Townsend... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked Dunstanburgh Castle hotel last minute, whilst on a whirlwind tour of the Northumberland coastline. They were extremely helpful, friendly and accommodating on the phone and during our one night stay. We shared a room with 2 single beds and a pull out double for my children. The room was clean and tidy. We are in the restaurant. The... More 

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EmbletonHotelier, Manager at Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Dan L We would firstly like to thank you for the time you have taken to write and post your review of The Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel. We are always grateful for our guest’s comments and are continually striving to improve. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit with us and hope to see you again very soon. Michael... More 

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