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The Keelman's Lodge

Grange Road | Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NL, England
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The Keelman's Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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English first
Newcastle, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have visited many, many times - it has never been a let down. Food is great, staff excellent, choice of beer from the brewery a real boon!! Pub small and quaint, restaurant very comfortable - with conservatory. Large, free parking, kids play area and large beer garden. You can't go wrong!!

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Yorkshire
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Stayed the night here for a big family get together. New Baby and a Birthday! Have been for meals and drinks when we lived in the North East, pleasant surprise to find we could have B & B. We had a room in a house in the carpark. Sounds strange, but it was very comfortable and clean. TV was very... More

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Ixworth, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We stayed here on our hike of Hadrian's Wall this past fall. We got in after dark and they gave us our room key and set dinner reservations for an hour later so we had time to shower and get all the mud of us. Our room over in the cottage wasn't large, but was alright and was clean and... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Keelman's has some of the best real ales you will find and a very welcoming staff . The food was ok but not amazing, and the rooms are nice, but are ready for a birthday.....All in all it's what you would expect for what you pay (would like to return in the summer to look at its surroundings in daylight... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

I did not stay in the hotel but I do want to make a comment about the Sunday dinners. I have had Sunday dinner at the Keelman on and off for the last few years. I always returned because of the high quality if their dinners. However, this view had changed since my visit yesterday. The food was slightly warm,... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014 via mobile

We visited the Keelman Lodge for a family function and stayed the night , having travelled a long way to get there. The room was large, attractive, clean, warm and comfortable, with an immaculate en-suite bathroom and the best shower ever. There was even a selection of biscuits, tea, coffee and hot chocolate in the room for us. Breakfast wasn't... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
24 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

I had the chicken, bacon and leek dumpling which I enjoyed but did not really recognise from the description on the menu. The staff are helpful and I did not mind that the service was a bit slow as there were a lot of diners as it was near to Xmas.

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
20 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

I have been to the Big Lamp brewery before and stayed B+B so when I needed to travel to Newcastle/Wallsend I booked 1 night B+B this time staying in the Keelman's Lodge room 8. I could have had Xmas dinner but that evening after seeing relatives I drank 4 different half pints - my favourite was the Prince Bishop. The... More

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velserbroek holland
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

My son and I stayed here one night walking the Hadrian Wall. The food was good. It's a nice lodge. The room was not very modern. No wifi in the room, in the lodge it didn't work. Also the television didn't work. But I slept well there and that is important. And I haven't seen much alternatives.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Stayed here while attending a family wedding. Allocated rooms in The Lodge single storey building. Very disappointed in the standard of the rooms we were allocated. Mine stank of damp and was so dark that I had to have the light on all the time I was in it. I had to sit in the car to put on my... More

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TheKeelman, Duty Manager at The Keelman's Lodge, responded to this review

Hello Geordiegirl C, I am very sorry to hear about your experience whilst staying with ourselves. Please rest assured that we are actively looking into the problems that you have raised, and we will contact you in due course in regards to this. Kind regards, The Keelman More

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Additional Information about The Keelman's Lodge

Also Known As:
The Keelman`s Hotel
The Keelman`s Hotel Newcastle Upon Tyne
Address: Grange Road | Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 26 B&Bs / Inns in Newcastle upon Tyne
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Keelman’s Lodge and Salmon Cottage are purpose-built hotel accommodation lodges, which stand in the grounds of The Big Lamp Brewery and Keelman pub on the edge of the Tyne Riverside Country Park.The Keelman is only 5 miles from Newcastle and 3 miles from the Metro Centre. Being easily accessible by both public and private transport and 10 minutes from Newcastle Airport, this is the ideal location for a holiday break, or as a stop off point for those travelling Hadrian’s Wall.The Two Lodges, the Keelman Pub and the Big Lamp Brewery blend contemporary and traditional style providing a stimulating and comfortable ambiance.Rated four-stars by Quality In Tourism and Visit England. ... more   less 

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