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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Sunday dinner is always lush. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff! Go every few weeks and it's always spot on! Get there early to get the pork as sometimes it's fine by the time we get there! Would definitely recommend!

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

Travelled up on business, this is an ideal stop over. Situated in a quiet location, got a good nights sleep. Room clean and airy. Facilities fine with Wi-Fi. Staff Friendly. Ate in Pub adjacent to the hotel- good pub fare, large portions. Unlikely to return on business very soon, but if I do, I would definitely look this place up-... More 

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Thank Bill_STH500
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Staying overnight and I'm delighted. The hotel is a little tricky to get to- some twisty, narrow lanes BUT well worth it. Staff are lovely and helpful Room is clean and well appointed. Restaurant attached is great. Our evening meal was fantastic. Everything cooked fresh to order. Beware - be hungry! Portion sizes are HUGE!!!!! Food nicely presented and tasty.... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Upon arrival loads of car parking. The place looks very nice, with flowers all around. But entering the pub the staff couldn't be bothered. We found a table and went to the bar to order drinks. The carpets were outraged and grubby and where we sat was grubby and dirty too. The ladies toilets were broken and in a mess... More 

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Thank sharon r
York, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

My husband, myself and a friend had been invited to Kynren this year and our friends daughter recommended staying at the Bowes Incline. What a wonderful choice. We shared a family room which was well equipped, had comfortable beds and a spacious bathroom. The restaurant had a fantastic menu to suit all tastes, and the food was excellent. The staff... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night in July and thoroughly. enjoyed our stay the location set on the outskirts of Gateshead so you really need transport but that's really the only negative.the hotel was clean the rooms were big enough with a nice bathroom and shower.breakfast included in the price with a fair choice and dinner the night before was excellent... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Stayed overnight with my husband. It was brilliant Room lovely Bathroom spotless everything you require. Staff are all lovely,can't do enough for you. We dined in restaurant,and had a hard time choosing from all the lovely meals. Will definitely be back. It's worth every bit of there 4 stars,

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

avoid the special meals - £12 for a plate of carrots and a minute piece of meat absolutley discusting they must have a new chef - other food on menus is good but stay away from the special menu as there is very little on the plate

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Thank signwriter
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We came on Father's Day without booking a table, and we were very lucky to get seated as we were a large ish group of 6! We were told there would be a wait for the food and we are happy to wait, however they were still advertising Sunday dinners when that wasn't the case (that's just me nit picking)... More 

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Thank Beth1994C
Halifax, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

We have recently had an overnight stop at The Bowes Incline, it is probably our 6th or 7th visit. We stay here on our way to northern Northumberland to break the journey, although we have had three nights stays when we wanted to visit the Durham area. It is a really lovely place to stay with very friendly staff and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Bowes Incline Hotel

Address: Northside, Gateshead DH3 1RF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Gateshead
Price Range: $102 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bowes Incline Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Gateshead
#5 Family Hotel in Gateshead
#5 Business Hotel in Gateshead
#9 Romantic Hotel in Gateshead
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