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Old School House B&B

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18 May 2016
“If Carlsberg did B&Bs”
24 Oct 2015
“Those added extras”
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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

What a gem of a place with perfect hosts Christine is a diamond not only providing an excellent breakfast for 2 hungry fishermen, yes there is more to the area than cycling and walking some great fishing on pristine rivers is to be had within...More

Thank Rob M
Response from Christine L, Owner at Old School House B&BResponded 8 June 2016

Thanks for your review Rob and it was a pleasure to feed such lovely fishermen. Hope the fish are biting wherever you are fishing now and that we see you again! Chris.

Reviewed 25 October 2015

A lovely haven for cyclists and walkers on a Hadrian's Wall trail. Very friendly and helpful hosts with those little added extras that make a good Band B great: breakfast choices included freshly made pancakes with freshly picked, blackberries and creme fraiche, there is a...More

Thank CeciliaCyclist
Response from Christine L, Owner at Old School House B&BResponded 29 October 2015

Thank you so much for your review Cecelia and I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay. It was lovely to meet you. I hope you have many more happy cycling journeys and we see you again sometime. Chris

Reviewed 17 August 2015

Christine made me very welcome, and my room was perfect. The room was of high standard, very clean with a large shower room. Breakfast was excellent, with wide choice available. All home made bread and marmalade, yummy! Piano in breakfast room and they had a...More

Thank Claire B
Response from Christine L, Owner at Old School House B&BResponded 18 August 2015

Thank you very much for your review Claire and I'm glad you enjoyed your stay despite the suffering after walking 26 miles along Hadrian's Wall for Macmillan! You are amazing and congratulations on doing it and still managing to get out of bed the following...More

Reviewed 13 September 2014

We visited the Old School House amid a whirlwind of train rides across England and France. Our visit to Hallbankgate was both a trip highlight and a peaceful retreat. Chris and Pete are knowledgeable, kind and generous hosts: - Securing bike rentals so that we...More

Thank Angela L
Response from Christine L, Owner at Old School House B&BResponded 20 September 2014

Thank you so much for your review Angela and I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us and I hope you can come and visit us again soon!

Reviewed 13 July 2014

We were near the end of a 7 week trip when we arrived at the Old School House and had clearly saved the best to last! Christine and Peter are excellent hosts, and such interesting people - we could have stayed much longer! We've stayed...More

Thank LJOld
Response from Christine L, Owner at Old School House B&BResponded 15 July 2014

Thank you so much for your review Liz and it was great having you to stay - I think that you and John are pretty interesting too! Hope we see you again. Chris

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"A double or a twin. The twin room is very quiet. Both spacious, en suite and nicely turned out."
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"Both the double and twin rooms are excellent - very comfortable with en suite shower rooms, TV and tea making..."
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"Just two to choose from - both excellent"
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