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Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel

Embleton | Alnwick, Embleton, Alnwick NE66 3UN, England
+44 1665 576111
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“lamb” (10 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Embleton | Alnwick, Embleton, Alnwick NE66 3UN, England
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here on a bitterly cold Sunday and received a lovely welcome from the staff. We were quickly shown to a table near a fantastic log fire. I ordered roast beef and came with giant Yorkshire pudding potato and five vegetables,my other half had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tonet2414
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really great stay at this hotel. The room was spotlessly clean with a really comfortable bed. We had both breakfast and evening meal and both were cooked superbly. The staff were very helpful in particular the young lady who served us our meals who was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mickeastlake
Reviewed October 9, 2018

I stayed here for just one night and it was excellent. I had a nice big room with excellent bathroom. Staff were very helpful and pleasant. Dinner was especially nice and the vegetarian choice was good because the owners are Vegetarian. I chose the wild...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank johnToncent
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We arrived here on a wet October Sunday after 2pm, we were pleased to get a comfortable table near the fire. We chose to have the Sunday lunch and we found it to be great. Service was fairly prompt and very pleasant. We would gladly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank UlverstonJanet
Reviewed October 4, 2018

We are just back from a 3 day stay in Embleton and ate here every night. This was our second visit to Embleton and also ate here previously. Friendly, efficient staff and lovely food. I really appreciated the varied vegetarian food. Super choice and very...More

Thank elvis002017
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We were very pleased to find that this hotel serves a vegetarian version of Sunday lunch - which consists of an array of very nicely cooked vegetables plus roast potatoes and boiled potatoes, a Yorkshire pudding and vegetarian gravy - all for just under seven...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank profjoypc
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Visited this hotel for dinner on a quiet Saturday evening. We had read the menu on line & really thought we would enjoy the fish dishes. On arrival the barman said we would have a 30 minute wait before we could be seated. We got...More

2  Thank OnlyoneStasia
Reviewed September 1, 2018

None of us could fault the food. It’s was excellent. Superb, every course. The evening was spoiled only by the service. Young staff whos inexperience and poor customer skills meant table interaction was minimal and curt. No one asked of the meal was satisfactory. We...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank alistairsabin
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Called in on the off chance of Sunday lunch the restaurant was very busy also people eating across the road in the garden. Staff were very polite and found a table drinks order take very quickly,we both had roast beef that came with fresh veg...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tonet2414
EmbletonHotelier, General Manager at Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Dear Guest We would firstly like to thank you for the time you have taken to write and post your review of The Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel. We are always grateful for our guest’s comments and are continually striving to improve. We are delighted that you...More

Reviewed August 4, 2018

We ate here twice in a row in July 2018 whilst staying in a holiday cottage nearby. There are four or five vegetarian choices which is a refreshing change, and many of them are either vegan or have a vegan option. The food was really...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Raffers2000
EmbletonHotelier, General Manager at Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Dear Raffers We would firstly like to thank you for the time you have taken to write and post your review of The Dunstanburgh Castle Hotel. We are always grateful for our guest’s comments and are continually striving to improve. We are delighted that you...More

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Safari56669248892
November 2, 2018|
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Response from EmbletonHotelier | Property representative |
Sorry the hotel does not open until 8th February George
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the_secretdinner
March 7, 2017|
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Response from EmbletonHotelier | Property representative |
Hi the_secretdiner, I'm very sorry you weren't able to get through to us. Our phones are manned 24 hours a day so unless we had a problem with our line on Sunday I'm at a loss as to why your call wasn't answered. Should... More
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KTY5
March 6, 2017|
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Response from EmbletonHotelier | Property representative |
Dogs aren't allowed in our bar or restaurant areas however we do have a newly refurbished lounge with comfy sofas and an open fire place and we are more than happy for them to go in there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Embleton | Alnwick, Embleton, Alnwick NE66 3UN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick  >  Embleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 576111
  • E-mail
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