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    The Ball Alley

    Shield Row, Stanley DH9 0LH, England
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent76%
    • Very good23%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
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    “the pub” (13 reviews)
    “b b” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Absolute gem of a place,really hospitable people,made me feel like a local, rooms lovely and clean. Highly recommended!!! The act that was brilliant!! Reasonably priced. My wife's a bot of a moaned but she was totally smitten with this place.

    Thank dazmac1
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    what ahidden gem this lovely hotel/bar is. wonderful friendly hosts .immaculate throughout beautiful room REAL full english in morning..friendly welcoming bar downstairs.only stayed overnight after a wedding but we would definitely stay again!! IT IS IDEALLY POSITIONED FOR VISITORS OUTSIDE NORTHEAST AREA WHO ARE VISITING...More

    Thank fredasybilsmith
    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    My self and My husband stayed at the ball alley for 2 nights in a twin room. The room was amazeing. The room was clean,tidy,modern and the beds are so comfortable. After just receiving bad news losing my job, i was quite anxious, we needed...More

    Thank Rebecca W
    Reviewed 21 July 2017

    This is the second time I have visited and stayed at the Ball Alley. It is a lovely b and b, my room was very spacious with 2 single beds and double bed and shower room. Tea and coffee facilities with plenty of milk, sugar,...More

    Thank LindaMoodyBlue
    Reviewed 20 July 2017

    We were attending a wedding in the area and were lucky to find Ball Alley. Lindsey was most welcoming and showed us to a lovely bright, spacious and well-appointed room with views over the garden. A great bathroom with a very good shower and fabulous...More

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    "we were in room 6 which was large familyroom ideal for 4 people ."
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    "Maybe ask for a room at the back of the b and b"
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    "The dual aspect family room overlooking the garden was large and bright and quiet."
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    "Room 7 is where we stayed."
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