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Ravensdene Lodge

55 Consett Road | Lobley Hill, Gateshead NE11 0AN, England
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Looks old and very tired, rooms are far to big with so much dead space or wasted space, light switches out of reach from the bed. Out side looks quite tacky, and the bar is very noisy. Plus and here's the big one, no WiFi in the rooms, now I need the Internet for my job and can't Conduct business... More 

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked through a 3rd party website that didn't mention anything about a damage deposit. We arrived and tried to check in and the receptionist told us we each needed a £50 CASH deposit incase of any noise or damage to the room. Non of our group had cash to hand so we were told we could use the hotels cash... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Due to lack of time decided to pop into this place for a Sunday carvery. Not our usuall place. Not the best decision I've ever made. Fact it was pretty Baron should of give us a clue. Carvery was about the size of wallpaper pasting board . And whats the point of paying extra for a adult when all the... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

My review is for Sunday lunch. We come en masse on a Sunday as the car very is very reasonable and great. As home cooked as you can get. The room is large so you don't have to book in advance and lots of people do a take away.Try it !

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Unfortunately parties were in full swing and we had a poor night's sleep as guests returned to their rooms throughout the night. The hotel is attached to a pub and there seemed to be people drinking heavily most of the day. The hotel was in a place convenient for where we wanted to be but is on the outskirts of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

My experience did not start well as had booked 2 rooms via hotels.com and the hotel had no trace of my booking. They rushed to clean up two rooms and once in, I was more than baffled by the four single beds that were scattered around the room. Mattresses were not that comfortable and the bathroom looked extremely dated with... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Was a bit worried after reading all the bad reviews but the hotel is nothing like that we had a fantastic time. Great location, good food, rooms were ok. What do people expect for 30 pp??? I will be staying again. Coming back in November ☺ thanks for a good stay

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I can't even put into words how horrible this hotel was and the experience I had. I wouldn't even recommend this hotel to my worst enemy. The room smelt, TV didn't work, heating on 24/7 in the middle of summer! Rock hard mattresses, very noisy and wifi didn't extend to bedrooms (even though we paid for this). If you go,... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We stayed in the Ravensdene Lodge in May for a friends birthday, the staff where all lovely and could not be more helpful! The rooms are basic but met our needs! Bar is open till late so great for when you come back in after a night out, the hotel itself is about a 15 minute taxi ride from the... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Parking at the rear is spacious and presents no problems, although the entry to it perhaps should have been better signposted. Upon entering Ravensdene the overall impression was that in it's day it would probably have been quite nice, but that would have been many many years ago. We arrived quite late in the evening, about 10.00. At that time... More 

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