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The Elk's Head

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  • Excellent49%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Wheelchair access
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All reviewsthe pubhadrian's walltea and coffee providedguinea fowlvery pleasant stayspecials boardquiet roadevening mealfillet steakan excellent place to staysingle bedpeaceful locationnight staylovely weekendspent two nightsstayed here for one nightlocal area
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very quiet location ideally situated to explore surrounding areas. Room clean, comfortable, overlooking road with no noise whatsoever from traffic Breakfast very good, the traditional English a must but continental if preferred. Lashings of freshly brewed coffee or tea if required. Evening meal nothing special...More

Thank Jacque P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a stop during our tour down to Newcastle Upon Tyne in Whitfield for a lunch in the Elks Head. Very nice location with a beautiful surrounding area. The staff was very friendly and our good (soup of the day and sandwiches) have been...More

Thank Iacco_03
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our hostess at High Keenley Fell Farm recommended The Elk's Head for dinner. We drove down and went in. It was hard to get a waitress' attention, even though it was not full (and there seemed to be 4 staff running around for the bar...More

Thank Sheri T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for 1 night with our dog. The room we had was great. On ground floor at back of pub. The staff were great and reserved a table for us in bar for our evening meal. Our dog was welcome...More

Thank newcastleupontyneval
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose this accommodation whilst doing a two night trip around the area. Very clean and welcoming, good food and drink, the breakfast was excellent. Beautiful setting and although on the roadside, very quiet and peaceful. Only drawback for me was the really hard bed but...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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$101 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$101 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Winifred S
May 19, 2018|
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Response from John46H | Reviewed this property |
Do not think so. I just went to bus travel options on google maps. Looks like around 2 hours is minimum one way time and you change local buses.
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"From speaking to another couple in hotel it would appear rooms at back of hotel are better, and quieter"
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"Annex is quieter because it is away from any noise from the bar and kitchens."
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"You can't lose -- just staying here is amazing."
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"Spoke to a few of the guests and all commented on being happy with rooms"
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