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Westlea Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   29 Riverside Road, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2SD, England
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Westlea Guest House
Ranked #4 of 11 Alnmouth B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Great B&B and run by the most friendly lady (Janice). Nothing was too much bother (dinner bookings, directions, phoning ahead) and she even tolerated our 3 children running amok for 4 days. Great location opposite a park on the river in this beautiful, unspoilt little seaside town. Great base for exploring Alnwick Castle, Dunstanburgh Castle, Banburgh Castle and Holy Island... More

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

This was a chance stop for me, mid-evening, on a cycling tour. The guest house is on a quiet side-road by the estuary, yet conveniently central in the picturesque seaside village of Alnmouth The proprietor was immediately very helpful and even rang up a couple of restaurants so I could be sure of an evening meal. The room was very... More

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

We've stayed in quite a few guest houses and hotels over the years but never have we experienced such warmth and friendliness. Janice is an amazing lady for whom nothing is too much trouble. She is a fount of local knowledge from places to visit to places to eat (and she'll book a table for you too). We have been... More

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50 reviews 50 reviews
26 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We booked our stay at the Westlea mostly based on the Trip Advisor reviews we read, but we found it all a little strange. I'd guess that being in our mid-50's we were some way younger than the average Westlea guest! Janice is a wonderful host who does go very much out of her way to be exceptionally helpful. She... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

We have stayed at Westlea before - Alnmouth being our favourite beach destination - but found Janice fully booked the last 2-3 times and had to stay elsewhere. However, on this occasion we were in luck, and I mean really in luck! We managed to get a room at the front of the property with a balcony; the weather was... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Just back from a couple of days spent at Westlea. What a great find, Janice the owner could not have been more welcoming and so helpful, lovely lady. Our room was just lovely, everything of very good quality and Janice had thought of everything that might be needed. We had a balcony which faced onto the estuary so was a... More

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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

our 1st visit to Northumberland and we couldn't have wished for a better reception on arrival. Janice made us feel so welcome and is such a lovely hostess. We cannot fault anything at "WESTLEA", a lovely quiet position overlooking the estuary, the room was immaculate, well decorated and a very comfortable bed....we both had a brilliants nights sleep. Breakfast was... More

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wakefield
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

Stayed at Westlea many times in the 1980's and 1990's,not been able to get back for few years down to been careers for family but hopefully can make it this .Westlea is a pot of gold,we have spent many happy days here,always feel relaxed when visiting Alnmouth ,Janice and her family are great and her late husband Norman a great... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Alnmouth is a great base to visit Northumberland and Janice is such a lovely hostess. We arrived very late and be warned restaurants finish serving by 9pm in Alnmouth. Janice kindly arranged for a pizza delivery put a bottle of prosecco (that we had brought along) to chill and kindly provided crockery to enable us to eat in the room.... More

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Staffordshire Moorlands
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

I first visited Westlea in 2012 with 5 friends all members of an MG Car club. We had such a great time in 2012 that word got around and by Christmas the party for 2013 had grown to 23. Too many for the Westlea to sleep. 19 of us then stayed at the Westlea and 4 stayed at the local... More

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Additional Information about Westlea Guest House

Address: 29 Riverside Road, Alnmouth, Alnwick NE66 2SD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Alnwick > Alnmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Westlea Guest House 4*
Also Known As:
Westlea Guest House Hotel Alnmouth
Westlea Guest House Alnmouth, Northumberland

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