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Chester, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Farm is well located, being in a rural setting but within a short drive from the Tyneside conurbation. It has a good mix of rooms in the main house and barn conversions in the courtyard adjacent. We were in one of the latter which was very well-equipped to cater for a self-catering stay if required. The overall accommodation was... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We booked to stay here during the Great North Run for 2 nights and it was beyond perfect for what we needed for our stay. I felt so at home instantly which is often missing when you stay away. I rang ahead to confirm we would be arriving later than anticipated and Louise made sure that all was ready for... More 

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Leeds, Yorkshire,UK.
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36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here Thurs to Saturday am, (2 nights). Arrived early evening to be welcomed by a most welcomed cuppa and homemade cake, a lovely touch. We stayed as its very convenient for our visit to Beamish Museum, only 4 miles away, approx 10 mins drive through the winding country lanes. The Riding Farm is a lovely warm and welcoming... More 

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Knutsford, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I have stayed here several times, a couple of times as a lone traveller with work and then brought my husband and son for a couple of days. I stayed in one of the self catering apartments. These have been converted from old farm buildings and are just beautiful. They have been done to such a high standard with a... More 

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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215 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived here a little early, after driving along a very long and narrow road, in fact we had just reached the point of "are you sure you have the correct address?" Being early and finding no one around we walked about and admired the views over the surrounding villages and the Angel of the North in the distance, and... More 

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Thank smiler52
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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Our main reason for staying in the area was to visit Beamish museum. So glad we found Riding farm B&B as it was 5 minutes drive away. Angus and Louise were the perfect hosts and on arrival we were welcomed with a homemade Victoria sponge (very yummy)and a pot of tea. We were given vouchers for Beamish which entitled us... More 

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Stayed for two nights in the main house which provided comfortable homely accommodation and all the amenities you would expect along with lovely views of the gardens and beyond from our room. On arrival we were welcomed with a pot of tea and home baked victoria sponge cake which was delicious. Our hosts Angus and Louise were helpful and informative... More 

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Thank Loha66
nottingham
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17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Louise and Angus - The perfect hosts, nothing too much trouble. Lovely homemade cake on arrival and delicious breakfast each morning. The cottages have absolutely everything you could need and are spotlessly clean. The perfect place to stay. Thankyou

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west lothian
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66 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We booked bed and breakfast but were upgraded to a self catering apartment which made our stay particularly comfortable. The accommodation was spacious and clean and the Victoria Sponge on arrival was good. Towels were plentiful and the bed very comfortable. Great selection at breakfast including loads of fresh fruit. Lovely setting with lots of footpaths close by. Good for... More 

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Haddington, Scotland, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

So glad we found Riding Farm for our 2 night stay. From the minute you arrive until you leave everything is perfect. Beautiful setting and we were upgraded to a self catering apartment with a welcoming Victoria Sponge (yum, yum). Louise & Angus were great hosts and gave us lots of info about our visit to Beamish, which was the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Riding Farm provides relaxed spacious country style combined with modern luxuries, all ensuite rooms. Located on a working farm, enjoy the peace and quiet but only 4 miles from the A1M. Perfect for a family holiday short break or business traveller. Beamish Museum Chester, le Street Team Valley Trading Estate and The Angel of North only 10 minutes away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riding Farm

Address: Riding Farm Riding Lane | Kibblesworth nr Beamish, Gateshead NE11 0JA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Gateshead
Price Range: $119 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riding Farm 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Unable to comment on the rooms in the main house but all in the courtyard barn conversions are good.”
 of 5 bubbles TrevLangley, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“for relaxation - perfect”
 of 5 bubbles TrishaH94, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I would think all rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles TravelBuff97, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“Call Louise she is so accommodating - even got me goat butter, nothing is too much bother”
 of 5 bubbles wendybell26, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“any room would be good”
 of 5 bubbles 291jacquelineb, 22 Sep 2015 | Read review
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