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Thornley House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Thornley Gate | Northumberland Ne47 9NH, Hexham, England
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Ranked #2 of 52 Hexham B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I had a great stay. We were made to feel very welcome and Eileen was attentive and charming. I particularly enjoyed feeding the donkeys and spending some time in the beautiful gardens. Breakfast kept us going for most of the day and we are already discussing returning with our two children, who will enjoy meeting the cats... More

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Lancs
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My grown up family of 5 stayed at this very unusual B & B, totally to our surprise the absolutely massive cats were enormous. We hadnt realised this was a fine cats home. This was not a problem we were welcomed into the house and treated excellently, what an experience. The rooms were all large and very comfortable, breakfast was... More

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London Uk
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful serene surroundings. Ideal for total relaxation. I arrived unannounced but was still made very welcome. Bed was fantastic kept snug with an electric blanket. Wonderful. Would recommend to anyone staying in this area of Northumberland.

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Kirriemuir, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well I've never stayed in a b and b quite like this before!! If you're looking for something different this is definitely the place to be. We were greeted at the door with the warmest of welcomes by Eileen with cup of tea and cake? Excellent idea after a long journey. Then come into the living room and meet the... More

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

we stayed one night with Eileen and her wonderful cats. Especially Sergej is really beautiful. Eileen was very very welcoming. We arrived late and all the pubs were already closed. She offered us food and we talked a lot about traveling. She has been traveling all over the world. It was great hospitality. The location is also ideal if you... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

stopped at thornley house for a night after attending a wedding at slaley hall,the stay was a uniquely charming experience that we will never forget, a really refreshing change from the usual sterile stops at britains b&bs. excellent accomadation and fantastic host all throw in around beatiful tranquillity and surroundings. not to mention the comfyest bed ive ever slept in!... More

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Woodnewton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

On our way to Scotland. Stayed 2 nights that were the best 2 B& B nights we've had. Eileen and her cats are the best hostess with a very rare guest lounge. Other guests also happy to be there.Her breakfast keeps you going all day and the welcome on return day trip was like being at home. We will stay... More

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igor186351, Owner at Thornley House, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind review. It was fascinating talking to you about your work for Iran air and time in Beirut. Please come again with your lovely dog and partner More

Birmingham
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

Staying here was a real pleasure and an experience you don't get every day. From Eileen the delightful and well travelled owner, the interesting and eclectic furnishings and decor in her much loved home and last but not least the cast of characterful cats she shares it with, my stay was one I'll never forget but for all the right... More

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igor186351, Owner at Thornley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. Did you get to Landsend. It was fascinating to hear about your travels. Come back here.there are lovely walks and cycle rides and no kidanppers! More

Fakenham
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

This was our second visit to Thornley House, we stopped over after a day at Hexham Races. The rooms are lovely and clean and comfortable with fantastic views over the gardens. Eileen is a wonderful host and the breakfast was the best! We hope to return again next year.

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igor186351, Owner at Thornley House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. Please let me know when you get to Landsend. I really enjoyed talking to you about your experiences in Uzbeskistan, Canada and cycling on the road. There are lots of gorgeous walks and cycle routes round here so please come again and try them out from eileen More

Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

I,ve stayed many times at Thornley House I love the peace and quiet and being waited on hand and foot A special bonus is playing chamber music on the Steinway piano accompanied by Eileen,s wonderful teacher Hillary Dalby Glasgow

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igor186351, Owner at Thornley House, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind review but Thornley House was not tranquil last night. My huge golden lion returned at 3 AM after a week 's abscence and woke the whole house yowling that he had a rabbit for my breakfast! Please come again eileen More

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Additional Information about Thornley House

Also Known As:
Thornley House Hotel Hexham
Thornley House Hotel
Thornley House Hexham, UK - Northumberland
Address: Thornley Gate | Northumberland Ne47 9NH, Hexham, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Hexham
Amenities:
Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 52 B&Bs / Inns in Hexham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Thornley House 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Thornley House Bed & Breakfast A B&B for lovers of fine cats and fine gardens.This beautiful country house is surrounded by a large garden with its own tree lined drive, a field and woodland where pheasants nest and rabbits roam.It is 1 mile out of Allendale village and 9 miles south of the historic market town of Hexham. It stands in an area of outstanding natural beauty.For those who enjoy walking and bird watching, there are many interesting and spectacular walks. Maps are provided and guided walks are sometimes available.Hadrian's Wall is only 20 minutes drive away, whilst Beamish Museum, Kielder Water and the stately homes of Wallington Hall and Cragside ... more   less 
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