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Leicester
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We chose this hotel as a convenient stop on the Hadrian Wall Walk. We had read the reviews and weren't expecting an awful lot. We didn't have the same issue with finding the lodge as others had reported as we had printing maps from the Wall to each evening's location as part of the walk. The lodge isn't signposted but...

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Weber City, Virginia
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These were my lodgings at the end of my first day on the Hadrian's Wall Walk. The trip thru Newcastle wasn't overly long (about 12-13 miles altogether) and Keelman's was an easy few hundred yards off of the trail. The desk in in the main inn/pub and the desk help was a bit abrupt, but the lodgings more than made...

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Ulverston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is a great place to stay, especially if you are completing part of Hadrian's Wall. The food is fab and the service is excellent. The manager was especially kind and helpful. The accommodation is good, everything you could want.

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2016

we had a very nice room with all the facilities we needed for a good nights sleep.. Full English breakfast was excellant. We had a drink or two in the bar before and after we went to our family party. Very good friendly staff.

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Bebington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Spent three very enjoyable nights at the Keelman's Lodge (Mon-Thurs). The Lodge was a 50 yard walk from the Keelman Pub (and micro brewery). Room was simple, but more than adequate and very clean. Only fault being it was too warm, and windows had to be opened overnight. We took breakfast & evening meals on all three nights/mornings, including extended...

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Thank Myke C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Doing the Hadrians Wall walk and stayed here for one night en route to Walls End. Think twice before booking as you're going to be disappointed as it is not 4 star accommodation. The room was cramped and the bed was uncomfortable. Decor and bathroom very dated right down to a shower curtain! On arrival discovered there was no heating...

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Bristow, Oklahoma
Reviewed 6 October 2016

It was a bit difficult to find, I think that was due to the directions provided by our touring company . . a bit of signage on the path just past the rowing club would be EXCELLENT for walkers . . . but once there, we were treated graciously and the lodging was adequate. The restaurant was excellent and the...

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We had a very pleasant one night stay in the Keelman's Lodge. The ale from their own microbrewery was excellent and the restaurant dinner menu was varied, though most of it was also available on the bar menu. Prices were reasonable. The room was very comfortable with adequate sockets for charging gadgets and with tea making facilities. Breakfast however ......

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Minneapolis, MN
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We kicked off our Hadrian Wall walk here. Very nice people and pub is great. The breakfast was also very good The rooms are ok, fine for the price Overall, we would stay again especially if hiking the wall again

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London
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We arrived earlier than 4pm check in time having gotten better pace-wise towards the end of our Hadrians wall walk and could not check in till past 4pm. This was not really much of an issue given we could while away the time drinking their own brewed beer outside area of their pub in the lovely weather. The downsides: We...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Keelman’s Lodge and Salmon Cottage are purpose-built hotel accommodation lodges, which stand in the grounds of The Big Lamp Brewery and Keelman pub on the edge of the Tyne Riverside Country Park.The Keelman is only 5 miles from Newcastle and 3 miles from the Metro Centre. Being easily accessible by both public and private transport and 10 minutes from Newcastle Airport, this is the ideal location for a holiday break, or as a stop off point for those travelling Hadrian’s Wall.The Two Lodges, the Keelman Pub and the Big Lamp Brewery blend contemporary and traditional style providing a stimulating and comfortable ambiance.Rated four-stars by Quality In Tourism and Visit England. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Keelman's Lodge

Address: Grange Road | Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
Price Range: €45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Keelman's Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
The Keelman`s Hotel Newcastle Upon Tyne
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“If you are hiking see if you can get a room with a tub”
dang309, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“114 was a good room. There were patio doors and the room looked out onto gardens.”
lunnt, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to be in the same block so no specific tips. If there is noise the owners do sort it out if you let them know.”
lindacT6850OP, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“book in advantage”
benven2016, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor in the lodge on a Sunday means that it can be noisy”
Eileen_Cowes, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
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