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Broxburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Very comfortable and pleasant stay at The Plough Inn, bar was very contemporary and had comfortable seating, service was good and the room had a huge bed. The breakfast menu was very good with a great choice, Eggs Benedict being my favourite and my husband loved the porridge.The toast could have been better if made with a malted bread or...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night and couldn't be more pleased with the service we recieved. Food was excellent and the room was lovely and cosy. Complimentary coffee and tea in the room with bottled water an crisps for added measure. The car park just off the Main Street is so handy and makes getting in and out of anlnwick so easy...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The Plough is s really nice location - very contemporary and clean. They served a great variety of drinks including my favourite Birra Moretti! My only gripe would be with the extremely morose bar staff - all of them were blunt and not the least bit smiley. Come on folks, you're in the service industry!!! Other than this a great...

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Thank JamesDCairns999
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner stayed at The Plough this week and absolutely loved it! The decor was stunning & the staff where all pleasant. Breakfast was lovely, as was the room. Complimentary water, crisps and a cookie in the room, which was a nice touch! Out the front of the hotel there is a lovely seating area, perfect place to...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I spent two nights at the Plough this August for some R&R after a conference in Newcastle. I could not have picked a better place to unwind. Staff were very friendly and helpful and never made me feel awkward for travelling alone. Its easy walking distance from The Plough to Alnick castle and garden yet totally quiet and peaceful. My...

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1Thank SML_CISVer
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Small area but people watching and life going by in a busy but beautifully preserved inner town is worth it. Didn't eat so can't comment. Look through the old "within"/ "without" archway and you get a sense of how old it really is.

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Thank elainel330
north east
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for one night in early August as I was attending a wedding in the area. I arrived early and asked if thete was a chance of checking in early. The staff were very helpful and it was no bother for them to check if the room was ready. I stayed in room 2 which is one of...

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Thank Oscar0612
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at The Plough for one night on Thursday 28th July. This hotel has a lovely, well presented bar & restaurant area - excellent surroundings for enjoying a few drinks before the evening meal we had booked at The Treehouse restaurant in Alnwick Gardens (our whole reason for staying at The Plough) Breakfast was also lovely, with polite and...

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We called in for a quick drink ...but ended up having tea there... as the menu looked very appealing ...and what lovely surroundings . The food was lovey and very large portions ( seafood platter ) 😄the staff were very friendly and helpful..will definitely visit again thank you

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Up above the pub area is an elite restaurant with approx 20 tables. The pan fried chicken was really good however the churros for dessert were not cooked properly, raw in the middle! The time after clearing the main and receiving the dessert menu was around 25 mins. The waitresses seem to look after their own tables, flit in and...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about The Plough

Address: 24 Bondgate Without, Alnwick NE66 1PN, England (Formerly Blackmore's of Alnwick)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Alnwick
Price Range: €99 - €200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Plough 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Blackmore`s Of Alnwick Hotel Alnwick
Blackmores Hotel Alnwick
The Plough Alnwick, Northumberland
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“room 2 is above an archway where the bins go out and cars come in, also the beds are uncomfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles asarge2016, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 was a cosy room with windows to the street which did get noisy with traffic early in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles jules16_11, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Best rooms are Room 2 and Room 5”
 of 5 bubbles chrissywright2016, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We were in an attic room which was small but still very good.”
 of 5 bubbles juliehedgerow, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Top floor exec room is the best”
 of 5 bubbles Irenko862, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
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