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Reviewed 20 August 2016

The room was lovely, comfortable and spotlessly clean. The owners were very friendly and so helpful. Great breakfast with a good selection of food including freshly baked bread and really fresh eggs. We could see the chickens from our bedroom window. Lovely view having breakfast in the orangery. Loved my Alpaca experience. Informative and so brilliant.

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Many thanks Sylvia for your lovely review and glad you enjoyed your time with the animals.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Loved everything about this place! It had it all and friendly advice. Clean and comfirtable free bottled water. Decor was Country cottage and had a bath. Wake up to views of Alpacas. Breakfast was brilliant and friendly advice on directions to get to nearby sights. Close to the best stretch of hadrians wall at once brewed. Note the walk is...

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay and our local pub/restaurants. Thanks for all the feedback.

Valley Center, California
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We stayed one night on our way to Scotland. Everything was perfect. Peaceful place, well cared for, perfect room, wonderful owners, great breakfast. Who could ask for more! Great location if you want to explore Hadrian wall country. Just wish we had the time to spend a few more nights.

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Really appreciate all your positive comments and hop you can come for longer next time.

Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 1 night whilst travelling and this lovely place was just what we needed, comfortable, clean and very welcoming. We would highly recommend it and will certainly be back, next time we are in the area.

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Thank you - we look forward to seeing you next time

Dorchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Paul and Catherine are excellent hosts. Wonderful welcome and the double, en suite room was gabled, light and airy with a large comfy bed. Bathroom was roomy and had delightful toiletries. Good wi-fi connection. Wide range on offer for breakfast using fresh, tasty produce. Shared table for breakfast which encouraged socialising with other guests. We would not hesitate to stay...

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Thanks so much for all your kind words - glad you seem to have enjoyed your stay so much.

Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We stayed for 2 nights and really please with our choice of Fairshaw Rigg. Breakfast is a treat & Paul and Katherine are great hosts who provide a really friendly welcome. The rooms are furnished and equipped to a high standard plus being very comfortable. Good location to explore Hexham, Hadrian's Wall and only an hour away from Alnwick Castle...

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Really appreciate the 5 star review Keith - you are so right about the proximity of so many great attractions. Still plenty more to see for a return visit!

Nairn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2016

We stayed overnight on our way back home to the Scottish Highlands from Yorkshire. Everything you would expect from a really good b&b was provided. The cleanliness was tip-top. Breakfast was delicious and Catherine and Paul were perfect hosts.

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Many thanks for the kind words and hope you can stop for longer next time.

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Just returned from a 3 night break at Fairshaw Rigg. Superb accomodation and can now fully understand why it is so highly rated by Tripadvisor reviewers. I can only echo the well made comments from others re the warmth of the reception from our hosts and the quality of the accomodation

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Thanks so much David. We really enjoyed hosting you - just a shame you took the dry weather with you"! Hope you will return.

West Linton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely B and B on the outskirts of Hexham. The room is fresh, bright and furnished to a high standard. Great en suite with a large shower and bath. Breakfast was first class with locally sourced produce and perfectly prepared. Very pleasant hosts, nothing was too much trouble. Definitely 5 star accommodation. Highly recommend.

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review and so sorry I am so late in responding! We really appreciate all your positive comments.

Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Set in a beautiful Northumbrian location in close proximity to Hexham this B and B has it all! Lovely comfortable rooms with cosy alpaca duvets and pillows (great if you are allergic to anything!) and spacious en suite bathroom, fantastic hosts in Paul and Katharine - superb breakfasts from an amazing selection including homemade bread and free range home-laid eggs...

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Paul S, Owner at Fairshaw Rigg, responded to this review

So glad you made it at last and enjoyed your stay. Yes people do love the duvets enough that they sometimes take one home! Hope to see you again soon.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Fairshaw Rigg is an exclusive 5*, silver awarded, bed and breakfast establishment near Hadrian’s Wall, Northumberland. Our guests always enjoy a warm and friendly welcome and accommodation of a very high standard. Relax in our luxurious bedrooms and en-suite bathrooms whilst enjoying tranquillity, privacy and individual service. Fairshaw Rigg is a small working alpaca farm where we specialise in breeding top quality black alpacas, most of which graze happily next to the house. Situated just 2 miles SW of the famous market town of Hexham, Fairshaw Rigg is near many places of natural beauty and historic interest. Hadrian’s Wall is very close by together with numerous other Roman sites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairshaw Rigg

Address: Low Gate, Hexham NE46 2NW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Hexham > Low Gate
Price Range: $130 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fairshaw Rigg 5*
Number of rooms: 3
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