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Reviewed July 21, 2013

As soon as you drive up to the house you know you have arrived at a special place. The welcome my husband and I had off Mandy was warm and welcoming and as soon as we were shown to our room we were offered tea and cake and assistance to get settled in and comfortable. We were luckly to have a room overlooking the garden. The flowers and landscaping are quite and peaceful - you really have to tear yourself away to look at the surrounding attractions of castles and coastline. And the breakfasts! The French Toast with Cinammon is an absolute delight. This is definitely a Guesthouse of distinction, with tasteful decoration, comfortable rooms (the bathroom was huge) and pristine cleanliness. We have no hesitation in recommending Fairfield, and Thank You Mandy for letting us stay in your beautiful home.

Room tip: The room overlooking the Garden has a huge Shower Room.
Date of stay: July 2013
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Fairfield-Warkworth, Owner at Fairfield Guesthouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2013

Hi,

It was great to have you both staying with us - it was lovely to meet you and I'm glad you have had such a lovely time.
I'm glad you enjoyed the garden - it is a lot of work but I feel it is worth it when you are sitting there enjoying some tea and cake. I have to admit the cinnamon toast is a favourite of mine as well.
Thank you very much for taking the time to review - it is very appreciated.

Take care,
Mandy

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Reviewed July 17, 2013

Probably the best guest house in Britain.Absolutely flawless in all respects.This is surely the benchmark for all B&Bs.Mandy you made us feel very welcome and your garden is beautiful even if it's hard work! Enjoy your lazy afternoons on your hammock--you deserve it.Thank you

Date of stay: July 2013
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Fairfield-Warkworth, Owner at Fairfield Guesthouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2013

Thank you very much for your very kind review. Glad you enjoyed your trip and please come back if and when you're next in Northumberland.
Mandy

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Reviewed July 13, 2013 via mobile

My parents, husband and I stayed here on the 5th July for the entire weekend to see the sights ink using the Farne's. From the moment we arrived we were treated like honoured guests, shown to our rooms and then tea, coffee and cake was served on the patio overlooking the most amazing gardens!

Our room was beautifully furnished with a ginormous bathroom and was very light and airy. The towels were huge and fluffy which I love and svery concenience was to hans if you needed it. My parents stayed in the garden room which was also amazing and had the added benefit of a fridge for the hottest days in the year!

The thing that surprised and delighted me the most is that Mandy has thought of every tiny touch to make everything perfect! There was nothing I could constructively comment on and I am very picky!!! She was an amazing, warm and friendly host who clearly loves what she does and was subtly in the background making sure you were ok! Breakfast was divine with far more options than simply full English and the dining room was a great way to start the day! Mandy took the time to ask our plans and then provide some fab advice including two dinner recommendations - both of which were divine!

I will be making it my mission to return here again just as soon as I can and a huge thank you to Mandy for making the weekend so perfect!

Date of stay: July 2013
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Fairfield-Warkworth, Owner at Fairfield Guesthouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2013

What a wonderful review, thank you. I'm glad you enjoyed your trip and look forward to you coming back.

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Reviewed July 13, 2013

Mandy you have a gem. Fantastic room and an excellent breakfast to set you up for the day. Nothing too much trouble and the garden is peaceful and calm. Can't say much more than what a wonderful 3 days we had. Thank-you.

Room tip: Go for the Mackintosh room. Overlooks the lovely garden.
Date of stay: June 2013
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Fairfield-Warkworth, Owner at Fairfield Guesthouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2013

Thank you for the review. The garden is a great place to relax in the afternoon - glad you enjoyed it.
Mandy

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Reviewed July 7, 2013

I stayed at Fairfield house with my wife for a mini-moon. We wanted to explore the castles of Northumberland and Warkworth is ideal for that.

I chose Fairfield based on the reviews on here and we weren't disappointed! It is an absolutely lovely house and Mandy is just fantastic.

Our room was spotless, very tastefully decorated and furnished, and the bed was huge and comfortable.

Warkworth is a lovely village with some good places to eat and one of the best castles we have come across - well worth a visit!

Finally a word for Mandy and her fabulous breakfasts. Most days we didn't bother with lunch as the breakfasts were so tasty and filling. The rave reviews on here about the home-made granola were totally justified!

We will definitely be back to Northumberland and we wouldn't hesitate to stay at Fairfield again.

Room tip: They are all great but the garden is so nice it would probably be good to have one facing it!
Date of stay: July 2013
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Fairfield-Warkworth, Owner at Fairfield Guesthouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2013

I'm glad you enjoyed your mini-moon, it was lovely to meet you both and I hope to see you again. Thank you so much for staying and for taking the time to write such a lovely review.

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