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The Old School Keele

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fabulous B and B....great history associated with the building and the village. Warm and friendly hosts. Quality and choice for breakfast excellent. This is an 11 out of 10 place to rest your head.

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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This b and b is amazing. We were attending an applicant day at Keele University, literally within walking distance. The business is situated within an old school house with bags of character. We rented both rooms which were spotlessly clean, warm, comfortable, quiet and each with their own bathrooms. We felt 'right at home' using the dining room as and...

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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We recently spent a couple of days at keele university for our granddaughters graduation. This establishment is excellent. The food at breakfast would shame a lot of 5 star hotels. Fresh fruit assortment, numerous cereals, jams,bread and a full English breakfast. A large assortment of teas & coffee. My wife is a vegetarian and was catered for fully. The bedtime...

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Reviewed 3 January 2017

We stayed in August 2016, lovely walk to Keele University and historic Keele Hall. Easy drive to Newcastle-under-Lyme. Very clean,delicious breakfast, and Val full of local knowledge. Wonderful historic stay. Easy to find off the main highway, good off road parking, quiet, easy walk to local pub, small rural village.

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Billericay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Comfortable, quiet, CLEAN, friendly, and the sort of breakfast you'd expect in a top quality hotel. And if like me you don't eat factory-farmed meat, note that the owner serves up bacon and sausages from a local welfare-assured farm/butcher. Very reasonable prices too. I've pretty much decided that if I ever need a B&B within 20-30 miles then this is...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Old School House is a wonderful B&B with just 2 guest bedrooms. Peaceful and quiet, you can be assured of a good nights' rest in a beautiful converted school house. We were attending a private function at Keele University and this was a perfect place for us. The double bedroom was clean and comfortable, with en-suite. Breakfast was superb,...

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Thank Cambridge29
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Everything was perfect. The room was extremely comfortable with big bed and a writing bureau (ideal as I had to work some nights), as well as the usual TV and wardrobe. The separate bathroom was spotlessly clean, with a bath tub. The breakfast was impressive. Fresh fruit, yogurts and cereal with the option of a cooked breakfast if not yet...

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

I doubted that any b & b was worth 49 consecutive excellent reviews.Well the house is lovely,the breakfast excellent, the accommodation very comfortable and most of all the host Val is so very friendly.So yes its more than worth its excellent review. Rob & Jacqui.

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 6 June 2016

This is an excellent B&B in a historic building with rooms of character. My wife and I spent two nights in the Red Room, which has a luxuriously comfortable king-size bed. The soft bathrobes are another luxury touch, something rarely provided in a private B&B. Not en suite, but the spacious bathroom just across the hall is for you alone...

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2016

spent 1 night here sharing with a friend when attending an event at Keele Hall. the room was lovely, spotlessly clean with everything we needed and very comfy beds. Lovely host ( even gave us a lift up to the Hall). Breakfast was splendid, with a huge choice of options including freshly cooked English, a very enjoyable, relaxed stay, would...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Old School is an elegant Victorian school that has been carefully renovated to retain its original character whilst providing modern comforts. It is in the heart of the conservation area in Keele village, in which there are many other interesting Victorian buildings. There are two individually designed bedrooms for guests, one en-suite and one with a private bathroom. The village pub, The Sneyd Arms, is nearby and serves food all day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old School Keele

Address: The Old School Church Bank | The Old School, Keele, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 5AT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Newcastle-under-Lyme > Keele
Price Range: RM198 - RM286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Red Room has the bureau for those that need to work in the room.”
174adeng, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Only 2 rooms - our Red room was great, the Gold room has smaller bed but ensuite facilities (Red room's bathroom is across landing)”
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Roundy, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
“There are only two that I was aware of. Mine was lovely, and at the front.”
Rhianwhit, 23 May 2015 | Read review
“We had two rooms (not sure if that's all Val has) and both are great”
957shaun, 19 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The Old School Keele is quite isolated so probably find something to entertain yourself and consume unless you don't mind the pub or a bit of travelling. Its lovely but be aware.”
melissaa480, 7 Jan 2015 | Read review
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