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Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here over the weekend for a wedding and I can honestly say it was one of the best B&B's I've ever stayed at. Staff were amazing, coffee on arrival, moving rooms about to avoid me and my mate sharing a double bed, fantastic customer service from start to finish. Massive thanks to the girl who agreed to move into...

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cleveland england
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here for one night while visiting Hexham Races, what a great find, beautiful bed and breakfast right next to the river and a great pub. the couple who ran it were so lovely and very professional even though they had only been there couple months, The rooms were spacious and clean with comfortable beds with...

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Shafteos, Owner at Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for a fantastic review, so glad you had a good break. We look forward to seeing you again should you be back in Hexham for another race meet, you were all a pleasure to have as our guests.

Matlock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just loved everything about this B&B! Perfectly placed for Hadrian's wall, Vindolanda, Housesteads, Hexham. Good stop off on way to Scotland/The North.The welcome we received from David on out arrival was genuinely warm and friendly. He was not in your face but was there when you needed him and was a wealth of information on where to go in...

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Shafteos, Owner at Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for an amazing review. I am glad we were worth a stop off and you managed to visit the local historical sites. You are more than welcome to call by on your travels in the future.

Whitby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights as a surprise with friends. All 3 rooms we had were great. Twin room on ground floor lovely, large and quiet even though it was on the corner overlooking the street and the pub. Great breakfast, helpful and friendly new owners. Fresh milk available from kitchen what a change from usual UHT. Thanks for a lovely...

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1Thank Ford398
Shafteos, Owner at Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely response. I hope you have all captured in your hearts what Northumberland has to offer and return to sample more of our hidden treasures.

Deeside, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2017

First class b+b, lovely and clean excellent breakfast and super host's, very close to the train station, pubs, chip shop and Indian take away, free parking was a bonus in front of the b+b to keep an eye on our bicycles

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Shafteos, Owner at Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you gents. It was great to have you staying at Shaftoe's and hope you will try out a few more cycle routes in the area.

Island of Malta, Malta
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I've stayed here several times before and was a little worried when I heard it had changed hands but I needn't have worried as this place just ticks all the boxes. The new hosts David and Lois are just what you'd expect from "Geordie" hosts, warm, friendly and full of good humour. Rooms are warm and cosy with all the...

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1Thank Alan C
Shafteos, Owner at Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comments. Receiving guests like yourself is making the transition into B&B life so much easier. Hope to see you again on your next trip over visiting family.

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Had a lovely couple of days here. 30/31 March. Really friendly host, very knowledgeable about the area, comfortable room, good breakfast. Nice deep bath to soak tired legs from walking. Cannot fault the place. Loved exploring the area. Annie good luck on your retirement x

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Very much enjoyed my stay and the breakfast. The welcome was warm, the bed comfortable and the room well appointed. I've booked to go again later in the year. I immediately felt at home. The location was peaceful, next to the river and handy for getting dinner in the Anchor pub. Thank you so much :)

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Shafteos, Owner at Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. Pleased you found everything up to standard. It was lovely having you to stay at Shaftoes and look forward to your return stays later in the year.

Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A lovely Guest house with clean rooms, comfy bed, powerful hot shower and a breakfast to rival any others. Stayed here whilst attending a wedding at Langley Castle and we were not disappointed. A warm, super cheery welcome. We were offered a later breakfast as the owner knew we would be out late at a wedding (and would probably be...

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Shafteos, Owner at Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review - lovely review to start the New Year. We are so pleased you found everything up to standard and that you enjoyed you stay with us. Hope you get the chance to visit again.

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel with surprisingly large rooms. The welcome I received was so friendly I felt like I had walked into my best friends house! Wifi worked well, great power shower, lovely cooked breakfast - and a really comfortable nights sleep. I told the lovely manager, whose name I have forgotten I'm afraid, that I wished I had booked several nights!...

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Shafteos, Owner at Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review - we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found everything to a high standard. Our aim is to make guest feel home from home, which it sound like we have achieved. Good wishes for 2017

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This charming property is located in the heart of Haydon Bridge at the end of the now pedestrianised original crossing over the River South Tyne. Nestled in the heart of the village this accommodation gives 21st century luxury in an idyllic rural setting. It boasts 7 large twin or double rooms, all en-suite. Most have high pressure walk in showers with quality furniture and fittings. There is a lounge/ dining area and separate kitchen and laundry service available. Close to all the local amenities only a stone throw from the Roman Wall and the beautiful Northumberland countryside, with all its tourist attractions. I am very sorry but we do not accept dogs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast

Address: Shaftoes Street, Haydon Bridge, Hexham NE47 6BQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Hexham > Haydon Bridge
Price Range: €73 - €101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shaftoe's Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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