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The Old Post Office Bed & Breakfast

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Room & Suite (18)
Dining (4)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
27 Front Street, Lanchester DH7 0LA England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Golf course
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews homemade biscuits eggs kippers box of chocolates hot chocolate coffee machine great hosts local produce bacon attention to detail everything you could possibly need visiting beamish family room lovely room warm welcome hospitality tray breakfast was excellent
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On our trip around northern England we spent two nights in the Two Pence Blue Room. The next night in the next town was already booked, otherwise we would have stayed longer!! Marvelous accomodation, wunderful breakfast with local ingredients, served at one huge table for...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here new years eve for one night in the penny red room. The attention to detail is fabulous and from the hospitality tray to the bedding, everything was top notch. Breakfast was lovely, local produce and eggs from their own pet hens! Would recommend...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank durhamlasses
Response from KeithG2066, Owner at The Old Post Office Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Durhamlasses - Many thanks for your excellent review. We are so pleased that you liked what we have to offer and thank you for coming all the way to see us from over the hill. Pauline and I strive to provide a first class...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

We were welcomed by our host Keith who explained everything about the room and its workings. We had a 4 poster bed, en suite room which had everything we required for our 1 nights stay. The room was very quiet and in the morning we...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Tim o
Response from KeithG2066, Owner at The Old Post Office Bed & BreakfastResponded 12 December 2018

Hello Tim o - Many thanks for your review. I must admit I could also smell the cooked breakfast as I read your notes. We really appreciate your points and glad that you enjoyed your stay. We also are looking forward to hosting you again...More

Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Stayed at this b&b for 1 night after a visit to beamish....would definitely recommend...Keith and Pauline are so welcoming..the room was very clean,,beds very comfy,,,home made biscuits,,box of chocolates and a Terry’s chocolate orange(my fave) all complimentary in the room...breakfast was delicious..thanks again Keith and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Batchy72
Response from KeithG2066, Owner at The Old Post Office Bed & BreakfastResponded 7 December 2018

Hello Batchy72 Thank you for your excellent comments about what we offer in our little B&B. We are glad that you enjoyed them and, hopefully, we will have the opportunity of hosting you again. Cheers Keith & Pauline

Reviewed 27 November 2018

We stayed in the Penny Red for one night, we loved the room and the theme and had the best hospitality tray we've ever seen! Coffee machine, teapot, cups and saucers, hot chocolate, ovaltine, homemade biscuits and chocolates! Lovely robes to relax in, big comfy...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Kerry J
Response from KeithG2066, Owner at The Old Post Office Bed & BreakfastResponded 28 November 2018

Hello Kerry J - Many thanks for your wonderful review, all your comments are greatly appreciated covering a wide spectrum of what we try to offer for our guests. Of course, we would love you to return to visit Beamish again or many other attractions...More

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A warm welcome awaits you at The Old Post Office; luxurious rooms, comfort and delicious food in a charming characterful bed & breakfast. An experience with unusual hosts with real food flair and More backgrounds focused on making your stay pleasurable, knowledgeable and healthy. The Old Post Office has 3 lovely individually designed en suite bedrooms. Easy access to Beamish Museum, Durham Cathedral, Durham County Cricket Ground, 5 restaurants in the village (within 200m walking distance) and public transport. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$102 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Lanchester
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$102 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Lanchester
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Traveller (34)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (4)
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Manapata
20 August 2016|
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Response from keithgill51 | Property representative |
Hello - Our village is just 7 miles from the centre of Durham. We have a regular bus service called the 15 or 15A. The service runs every 30 minutes during the day and hourly after 7.00pm and it takes around 20 minutes. I... More
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"All rooms were good."
Safari273344
13 Nov 2018
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"Even though rooms face the front, they are ALL quiet - even the heating system doesn't make any noise!"
Fbroadrunner
26 Oct 2018
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"All rooms are very good"
PeterL184
15 Aug 2018
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"All rooms are amazing."
GailandMarkH
12 Aug 2018
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