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    The Elk's Head

    Whitfield NE47 8HD, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent50%
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    • Average6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 179 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Found what we thought was an excellent place to stay for some quietness and peace reading previous trip advisor comments. First of all I must say that the staff here are some of the best I have had the pleasure to come across in hotel...More

    Thank CharlieFR
    Response from Michelle G, Manager at The Elk's HeadResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Sir/Madam First of all thank you for your time in taking to review The Elk's Head. I am very sorry to see you found your stay 'disappointing' despite the staff being some of the best in the hotel industry and food to be excellent....More

    Reviewed 19 October 2017

    We stayed at The Elk last Saturday night and had a great time. The whole experience was great from the friendliness of the staff to the food in the restaurant and the room that we stayed in! There was a singer on that evening who...More

    Thank Janice T
    Response from Michelle G, Manager at The Elk's HeadResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your very kind review Janice. Your party was great fun for the event - I am pleased you enjoyed staying with us, it was a pleasure to have you all and we look forward to seeing you all in the...More

    Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

    Attending a wedding reception at nearby Langley Castle. Fantastic location. Paid £86, booking direct. Although smallish, the room (2) was adequately furnished and similar to comparable Inns. The TV box could have done with being on a shelf, as the control didn't work too well...More

    Thank Kev M
    Response from Michelle G, Manager at The Elk's HeadResponded 20 October 2017

    Thank you very much for your review Kev and for choosing to stay with us. It was lovely to meet you both and we hope to see you again the future. With kind regards Michelle Golightly Manageress

    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    Its a country pub with a restaurant and accommodation. Great staff, great food, pleasant room, great atmasphere, nothing was too much trouble. The setting is fairly is isolated, its an odd thing to say but you can here the silence.

    Thank Ian P
    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    Just spent 2 nights at the elks head, this was an ideal location for hadrians wall which we had planned to do, made very welcome by michelle, the room was lovely and clean , we ate in for 2 nights and the food was very...More

    Thank Mark B
    Response from 10Phil10, Manager at The Elk's HeadResponded 3 October 2017

    Thank you very much for your kind review. It was our pleasure to have you stay with us and we hope to see you both again in the future. With kind regards Michelle and all at The Elk's Head

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$96 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    Room Tips
    "From speaking to another couple in hotel it would appear rooms at back of hotel are better, and quieter"
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    "Annex is quieter because it is away from any noise from the bar and kitchens."
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    "You can't lose -- just staying here is amazing."
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    "Spoke to a few of the guests and all commented on being happy with rooms"
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