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Fairshaw Rigg

5.0 of 5 Low Gate, Hexham NE46 2NW, England
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location is very handy for Hexham and surrounds with no shortage of good places to eat , although you do need a car. However , the peace of the location makes up big time for this . The rooms are really comfortable and have everything you could possibly need . Breakfasts were delicious with a great choice and cooked... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a two night stay here & loved our time away there. Situated a few miles from Hexham & Allendale its perfect for a visit to either place. The room we stayed in was beautifully & tastefully finished with all the facilities you could want. The beds were very comfy & the en suite was excellent. Lovely hosts &... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Superb b&b the best we've ever stayed in. Warm welcome, beautiful spacious light rooms. Great breakfast served in the orangery looking out over the hills. All this plus alpacas, chickens, two very friendly dogs and cats made it a perfect stay for us.

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Thanks for all your kind words - feedback like this really helps us so is really appreciated. The animals continue to enjoy this settled weather - long may it continue. More 

Hexham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I used this B&B for clients visiting the area from overseas and the feedback was excellent a round. Hosts cannot do enough for you and the standards are exceptionally high. Highly recommend Fairshaw Rigg.

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Thanks Andy - it was our pleasure to look after your business colleagues - hope to see them again soon. More 

Incline Village, Nevada, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Perfect location for visiting Vinlandia and the rest of the wall in that area. The proprietors were super and the rooms clean and well kept. Their advice on restaurants and where to visit was spot on. Parking was good also. Warning; make sure your map or gps knows where Low Gate is. Mine didn't resulting in a little anxiety....

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Thanks John - we have great memories of hosting you and your friends. Trust the rest of the trip went well and hope to see you again one day. More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Had a wonderful and enjoyable stay. Everything was perfect. The room was spotlessly clean, the breakfast was superb and our hosts charming. The property was in a wonderfully quiet location just outside Hexham. Slept like a log and would certainly recommend this b&b to anyone and everyone.

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your "perfect" review. Glad you slept so well under your Alpaca duvet:-) More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

An excellent B&B. The whole family was very welcoming and made our stay very pleasant. The rooms were beautifully decorated and the en-suite bathroom spacious. The breakfast was delicious and there was a great range of items to choose from. Visiting the alpacas in the field was lovely. The B&B is near Hexham (40 mins to walk), but you'd need... More 

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

These reviews are much appreciated and really make our efforts worthwhile. Thanks so much - it's a long way to come but hope you will come and see us again. More 

Whitby, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

There is nothing new to say about this wonderful establishment that has not been said many times already in these reviews. From the moment we arrived until the moment we left the whole experience was special, even trying to lock the doors with the wrong key was entertaining while it lasted. Many thanks to Kathryn & Paul who were always... More 

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Gary - It was our pleasure! The little man continues his roller coaster ride. All looking good except he needs to put on some weight. Thanks so much for all your kind words and hope you will return. More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Stayed 2 nights and had a fantastic time. Warm, friendly welcome and food was excellent. Enjoyed playing with the dogs and seeing the Alpacas. Central location for visting sites on Hadrians wall. Great places to eat nearby in the evenings.

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Really glad you enjoyed your stay and the food Sue - Lots of guests also enjoy the dogs and Alpacas too. Thanks for your lovely review and hope to see you again:-) More 

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We stayed for three nights to dome some walking and visit a few National Trust properties in the area. The rooms are comfortable and well equipped, breakfast is excellent with a good choice of dishes, and the hosts are very pleasant and helpful. The location, so close to Hexham, is convenient for a wide choice of Pubs and Restaurants. If... More 

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Great-justo-get-away, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Many thanks Erik - we are fortunate to have so many great places to eat just a short drive away. Really appreciate all your positive sentiments and hope to see you again one day. (The Jacket is on it's way). More 

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Address: Low Gate, Hexham NE46 2NW, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Hexham > Low Gate
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Fairshaw Rigg 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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