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The Queens Head

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Townfoot, Rothbury, Northumberland National Park NE65 7SR, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was part of a 7 man group of walkers of mature years who visit a different part of the UK every summer for a 6 day hiking holiday, in former years following a linear path but now happy to enjoy the comforts of a one centre stay. We chose Northumberland as a place little known to us and Rothbury... More 

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missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head, responded to this review

Hello Andrew, So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and Northumberland for your walking holiday, we know how special it is here so its nice when other people agree. Our traditional Music Festival is not to every ones taste so its great you enjoyed the Friday night warm up.... I do hope you can come back to Rothbury in... More 

York, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third trip to lovely Rothbury but our first stay at the Queens Head, which we chose through a Living Social deal. Staff are excellent, all very friendly and helpful and the restaurant worth a visit ( we ate on both nights). Good selection on the menu and local produce on a specials board all presented well, tasted... More 

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Woking, England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Looking for somewhere to eat whilst staying locally, we happened across this hotel. We received a friendly greeting in the bar, enjoyed a well kept beer before being shown to our table in a full restaurant; always a good sign. Generous portions of well cooked food and a reasonably priced wine.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We stayed here as part of a group touring the area and found the restaurant quite good and our room acceptable. The room was spare at best but clean and well heated in a cool season. Nothing fancy, but convenient for our purposes, and the staff was friendly and professional.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Having received a gift voucher for a two night National Park stay we chose the Queens Head in Rothbury to redeem the voucher. Couldn't be more pleased. A very warm welcome on arrival by staff and locals as well, a comfy bed and good food. The views from the bedroom window were lovely. Rothbury is a beautiful village very close... More 

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missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and w hope you will be able to visit again. Teresa More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I stayed for one night over the bank holiday weekend, received a warm welcome and the room was large and comfortable. I didn't have any food, but did have a very comfortable night's sleep. I felt the stay was good value for money and I would stay again.

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Nottingham
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Stayed one night on journey north. Nice,friendly,clean and quiet local Inn in the picturesque village of Rothbury. Good evening meal and breakfast presented by friendly staff. Sorry that we missed the live music the next night. Would certainly recommend.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

just returned from an over night stay, very friendly welcome , room very clean but basic , friendly staff .. would recommend the breakfast ( compliments to the chef ) , lovely quaint little village , would return again .

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Had a 1 night stay here May 2015. Not really got a bad word to say about it. Staff are lovely, Food was great, bedding was very clean. Nothing better than crisp white sheets. Service very good. Plenty real ales to choose from to keep the beer drinkers happy. Plenty parking. One thing we didn't like was how hot the... More 

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missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for the fab review, got to be a first, a complaint about the bar being too warm though lol, Wondering why overall score is only a 3 ?? Teresa More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We were kicked out of the house by our eldest son as he wanted his mates to join him to watch boxing on sky (through the night)! So we looked for a last minute deal for a 1 night stay close by (we live in Newcastle) The Queens Head in Rothbury looked ok, so we booked there. We has a... More 

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missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head, responded to this review

Hello Dave and Adrienne, Thanks for your lovely review, look forward to seeing you again when you are next evicted by the children xx Teresa More 

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