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The Three Wheat Heads Inn

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Front Street, Thropton NE65 7LR, England
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Ranked #4 of 5 Thropton B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
SANDRA O Belper, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Belper, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic B&B - but has facilities for delicious evening meals too!! All the staff is friendly and helpful although often rushed off their feet. The view from the dining room window is like a photo from a calendar and adds to the already excellent food. George is the host and chef and he is courteous, helpful and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed fir three nights over bank holiday weekend. Staff friendly and nothing is too much trouble. Food fantastic. Ate in the hotel every night and menu selection was comprehensive. Chef prepared food to extremely high standard. Will definitely go back. In the wilds of northumberland but not too far away to go anywhere in the area. Views from room and... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed for B&B on August 15 and also had an evening meal. The choice on the menu is astonishing. My meal was cooked to perfection, as was the breakfast in the morning. Others have commented on the view from the hotel, and I can only agree. The staff were very polite and helpful, and despite the restaurant being fully... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely stay here, the restaurant was excellent and the breakfast set you up for the day. Staff are very friendly and helpful. The only down side to the hotel is that there is no lounge area, it would have been nice to sit comfortably after the meal with friends but there was no facility. The bar area... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

When we booked this hotel we expected "en-suite" to include a shower but were disappointed to find upon being shown to our room that the electric shower was not working so it was bath only. The hotel needs to get this fixed as it will put people off from returning or booking in the first place. The bathroom also proved... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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283 reviews 283 reviews
44 hotel reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Friendly staff, views at the back of this pub / restaurant, as other reviewers have said are stunning. My steak and mushroom pie was lovely, as was the gravy, chips and veg, my partner's chicken was a little over-done and the Mexican chilli style sauce was a little like something bought in ? Very busy, good atmosphere, nice location overall.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Just spent 5 nights at hotel and had a great time. Room spotless with wonderful view of hills. A very warm welcome from all. Breakfast sets you up for the day - chef doesn't believe in small portions. Recommend the evening meals just starve yourself before you go - big portions and worth every penny. Definitely going back again when... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I stayed here for one night, the staff were friendly and chatty which was nice as I was travelling alone, the view from my room was stunning, the room was spacious and comfortable, the only small moan is that the shower in the bathroom didn't work, however this would not stop me stopping here again. Food was great, including the... More

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Scarborough, England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

A chance visit to the Three Wheat Heads last year was so delightful that we chose to spend a couple of nights there this year and we thoroughly enjoyed the experience. A very warm welcome awaited us and our immaculately clean well-appointed room had the delightful view across the valley which had enhanced our visit to the restaurant last year.... More

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Poole, England, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
17 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Our summer stay in Thropton confirmed our view. The rooms are fine, the service ideal and the views are exceptional. Meals are great - we enjoyed two breakfasts and one evening dinner, and no complaints at all. Indeed the quality was beyond expectation.

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Address: Front Street, Thropton NE65 7LR, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Thropton
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Three Wheat Heads Inn 4*
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