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Rose and Thistle Inn

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Alwinton NE65 7BQ, England
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Ranked #1 of 1 Alwinton B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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Elloughton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice steak pie shame about the puff pastry topping as it was very pale should have been a golden colour. Gravy gorgeous, even frozen peas are bright green in colour & plump these were khaki/ brown colour & dried up!!!! Friendly staff but its attention to details that lets them down ie too many framed pictures, dried flowers, too much... More

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workalot1968, Owner at Rose and Thistle Inn, responded to this review

It never fails to amaze me that people would rather write daming comments about an experience they have had instead of addressing there concerns at the time. We are genuinely concerned that you had such an awful time in our lovely family run pub. The pictures and posters on the walls refer to the local show now in its 148th... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at the Rose and Thistle last year with a group of biking pals and had a great time. My latest visit for food reminded me to write this review. Alwinton is a great location for a trip to the beautiful Cheviots and this pub is great base. Rooms are lovely as was the fab breakfast. Gareth is a... More

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting northumberland for the weekend (3 nights) and found the Rose & Thistle on Tripadvisor reviews, they were quite accurate. It is a very clean and friendly B & B/ Bar the accomodation is comfortable and very adequate for our stay, the daily cooked breakfast is excellent and you can tell it is sourced from local good quality... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent accommodation overlooking a lovely garden and a view to die for. A great welcome from Jean and Gareth, the pub and food great and the breakfast will keep you going all day, fantastic. A great place to relax after walking in the hills or just to chill. Thank you will definately be back.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Having spent some time in the area over the years, the Rose & Thistle always offers all guests a warm and friendly welcome. I recently celebrated my 60th birthday there and a grand time was had by all. The food is always first class and there is always a quality Real Ale on tap. If you are ever in the... More

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

just a quickie to say how much we enjoyed our stay at the Rose and Thistle .... Firstly ..amazing food yet again .. followed by amazing beer and wine .. lots of it !!! followed by beds so comfy you can't get out of em !!!! Gareth , Jane and Jean , and of course the rest of the team... More

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

a truly delightful alwinton inn. the food was delicious and reasonably priced, the accommodation was clean and comfortable with every amenity and the landlord and his family were extremely helpful in every way. I would most definitely recommend this lovely little inn with its beautiful gardens, good food and well stocked bar .. an absolute joy to stay there. x

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I've popped in to the Rose & Thistle on several occasions to have a pint at the end of a walk but never have I stayed there before, what a treat!!! All 3 rooms are furnished in lovely rustic style, we had the double room and it was great, comfortable mattress, no rolling into the middle, the best shower I... More

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

My son recently moved to Alwinton and since that time the Rose and Thistle has been our first choice venue for a number of family get togethers. There is always a friendly welcome and the food is excellent - home cooking at it's best - a great choice for Sunday lunch. Tender meat and perfectly cooked vegetables followed by apple... More

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Arrived filthy, sweaty and a little weary after a long day walking over the Cheviots as part of the Northumberland Inn Way to be greeted by a wonderful beer garden with the most amazing views of the surrounding countryside, basking in the afternoon sunshine and a friendly, convivial landlord who welcomed us with open arms. Both our expectations were surpassed... More

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Address: Alwinton NE65 7BQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Alwinton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rose and Thistle Inn 4*
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