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Fairshaw Rigg

5.0 of 5 Low Gate, Hexham NE46 2NW, England
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Incline Village, Nevada, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
8 helpful votes 8 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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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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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

By far the best B&B we have stayed at - modern, spotlessly clean, peaceful and with every little personal touch thought of. Our children travelled with us and enjoyed the dogs, Alpacas and the trampoline. The breakfast was excellent and both Paul and Kathryn were the perfect hosts; nothing was too much trouble.

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

It was great to meet the whole family and glad you had just a good if brief stay - hope you can come another time for longer? Really appreciate all your kind words. More

north east Hampshire
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

A welcoming B&B with large, comfortable rooms and Llamas to look at while you are enjoying an excellent breakfast. This is a great place to stay - quiet, well run and friendly. There are dogs and cats to chat to if you are missing your own pets.

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

Thanks for your great review - though they are alpacas of course:-) The pets do love meeting visitors too. Do please come again More

Hull
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at Fairshaw Rigg for two nights, great location just outside Hexham, close to vindolanda site and the Roman army museum, both of which we enjoyed very much. The accommodation is first class, beautifully decorated and furnished to a high standard. We enjoyed two very good nights sleep. It was immaculately clean. Also lovely to see the alpacas in the... More

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

Thanks so much Jo, Your kind comments are really appreciated. The alpaca cria continue to thrive in this nice late summer sun. Hope to see you again. More

Bradford, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The room was clean, beautifully furnished and very comfortable. The served breakfast was very tasty. The attached alpaca farm made the stay more of an experience than just a place to rest. Paul and Kathryn were very friendly and accommodating. Kindly booked us a reservation at a local Pub which served great food. Convenient location for travelling to attractions in... More

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

We hope you will stay again! We really appreciate all your positive feedback and are so pleased you enjoyed your time in Northumberland with us. 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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