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County Meath Ireland
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another great find in Gateshead. 4 of us for Sunday lunch. We went for 4 different roasts. Beef, lamb, pork & turkey. All came with Yorkshire pudding. All were very substantial, the meat was tender and cooked to perfection. Nice selection of vegetables & stuffings. Staff are very helpful and pleasant and made us feel comfortable right from the start.... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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76 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Before I booked this hotel I read the reviews and I must say they were highly overrated. What this is, is an average old hotel/pub in the middle of nowhere. The rooms are old and dark (bathroom is really dark). But having said all the negative I will also mention the positive. The Wi-Fi worked really well. The pub is... More 

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4 reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pleasant, clean hotel close to the A1, convenient for Newcastle but surrounded by green fields for walking and exploring. Restaurant on site for breakfast and dinner if you don't want to go further afield.

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Washington, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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Reviewed October 28, 2016

Went this week for a family meal, latish in the evening. We had a range of meals and, although there was a wait, the wait was worth it. All were cooked to perfection; they were fresh and well presented. Portions superb, almost too much. The flavours chosen for the more specialized dishes all complemented each other well. Excellent and knowledgeable... More 

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Chose this hotel as we wanted to break our journey home from Aberdeen and visit Beamish Museum. Lovely place to stay, with all bedrooms on a ground floor extension to the original building. All staff were really friendly and helpful. Plenty of parking and hotel is located at the end of country lane. Breakfast was cooked to order with cereals... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Chose this hotel because of its close proximity to the Beamish Museum, Angel of the North and Metro Centre. We enjoyed our stay here, check in was quick and the staff pleasant. The room was a double room which was a good size with tea making facility which was very welcome. It was nice and warm with a radiator you... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We visited here when passing by as have done many times, ordered main meal consisting of chicken breast, this was left as tough as old boots, When this was mentioned we where told its now too late to do anything about it as you should have mentioned this before now, this a bit hard to do as kitchen staff seemed... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 18, 2016 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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Thank hindson90
Colchester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
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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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Bowes Incline Hotel

Address: Northside, Gateshead DH3 1RF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Gateshead
Price Range: $87 - $100 (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
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“All bedrooms on ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles 206fionab, Oct 13, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid if you want to sleep”
 of 5 bubbles absg, May 28, 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms look out onto the beer garden above the A1”
 of 5 bubbles brianpK446GY, May 23, 2016 | Read review
“we stopped opposite side to reception- good but a little noise from A194M. Suggest stopping in room adjacent to reception.”
 of 5 bubbles franka219, Apr 14, 2016 | Read review
“Stay here! It's brilliant!!! All rooms ace!”
 of 5 bubbles Saz89, Sep 20, 2015 | Read review
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