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The Keelman's Lodge

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Whanganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Room was more spacious than some of the accommodation we have experienced in the UK. Staff were welcoming and helpful with local knowledge. Dining excellent, generous helpings with local foods available.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

A real delight to stay here. We had walked 18 miles this day and the Keelman's was such a warm, welcoming sight on arrival. That continued throughout our stay. What was so nice was that the place looked exactly as it did on their website. The beer was very good, the food was good but all the staff we spoke...

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Dover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

we stopped on the last night of our Walk and it was a nice place to eat dinner, and the rooms were clean and quiet although the doors did make a noise, and the food was good the chicken ham and leek pie was very good.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food in the restaurant was not made in the kitchen - it was bought in industrial stuff. The service was very slow. The rooms were clean but utterly soulless. This place could have been a real delight given it's location.

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Thank Peter S
Leicester
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We chose this hotel as a convenient stop on the Hadrian Wall Walk. We had read the reviews and weren't expecting an awful lot. We didn't have the same issue with finding the lodge as others had reported as we had printing maps from the Wall to each evening's location as part of the walk. The lodge isn't signposted but...

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Weber City, Virginia
Reviewed 23 April 2017

These were my lodgings at the end of my first day on the Hadrian's Wall Walk. The trip thru Newcastle wasn't overly long (about 12-13 miles altogether) and Keelman's was an easy few hundred yards off of the trail. The desk in in the main inn/pub and the desk help was a bit abrupt, but the lodgings more than made...

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Thank Dan G
Ulverston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is a great place to stay, especially if you are completing part of Hadrian's Wall. The food is fab and the service is excellent. The manager was especially kind and helpful. The accommodation is good, everything you could want.

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2016

we had a very nice room with all the facilities we needed for a good nights sleep.. Full English breakfast was excellant. We had a drink or two in the bar before and after we went to our family party. Very good friendly staff.

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Bebington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Spent three very enjoyable nights at the Keelman's Lodge (Mon-Thurs). The Lodge was a 50 yard walk from the Keelman Pub (and micro brewery). Room was simple, but more than adequate and very clean. Only fault being it was too warm, and windows had to be opened overnight. We took breakfast & evening meals on all three nights/mornings, including extended...

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Thank Myke C
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Doing the Hadrians Wall walk and stayed here for one night en route to Walls End. Think twice before booking as you're going to be disappointed as it is not 4 star accommodation. The room was cramped and the bed was uncomfortable. Decor and bathroom very dated right down to a shower curtain! On arrival discovered there was no heating...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Keelman’s Lodge and Salmon Cottage are purpose-built hotel accommodation lodges, which stand in the grounds of The Big Lamp Brewery and Keelman pub on the edge of the Tyne Riverside Country Park.The Keelman is only 5 miles from Newcastle and 3 miles from the Metro Centre. Being easily accessible by both public and private transport and 10 minutes from Newcastle Airport, this is the ideal location for a holiday break, or as a stop off point for those travelling Hadrian’s Wall.The Two Lodges, the Keelman Pub and the Big Lamp Brewery blend contemporary and traditional style providing a stimulating and comfortable ambiance.Rated four-stars by Quality In Tourism and Visit England. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Keelman's Lodge

Address: Grange Road | Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 8NL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
Price Range: $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Keelman's Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
The Keelman`s Hotel Newcastle Upon Tyne
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“easily missed walking west to east it is before the boatman pub, walking east to west after the boatman.”
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“114 was a good room. There were patio doors and the room looked out onto gardens.”
lunnt, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to be in the same block so no specific tips. If there is noise the owners do sort it out if you let them know.”
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