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Grantham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely peaceful and well presented B&B. Easy access to main roads but quiet area and parking free(with a permit available from the owners) and not more than 50 meters away. Very friendly owners who could not do more to make you welcome. Close to the town and amenities. Ideal for seeing beautiful Northumberland.

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really lovely b&b. Bow House was everything we were hoping for on our weekend stay. We were made to feel welcome from the moment we arrived - the complimentary tea and cake was very much unexpected but appreciated. Our room was clean and inviting and breakfast was superb. Would certainly recommend a visit. We hope to return and explore much... More 

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bow House is located in Alnwick town centre and is therefore convenient for all the great attractions in town and for places further afield. The advantage is that it's on a no-through road so it's quiet at night. A temporary resident permit provided means you can park right outside. As other reviewers have said so enthusiastically, you will be very... More 

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1 Thank eileendover32
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We have just spent 3 nights at Bow House, first class accommodation with great attention to detail. David and Beverly are very welcoming with a great store of local knowledge. Probably the best breakfast we have enjoyed anywhere in the world. We will definitely return again and highly recommend this accommodation.

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Just can't fault this place. The attentive host(s) and every little thing thought of in the room, including a little decanter of sherry which made me feel very glam! The bed was extremely comfortable.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

All of the rooms are beautifully appointed and a decanter of sherry is even provided. The beds, bed linen and towels are of a very high quality. Everywhere is immaculate. There is a very wide choice for breakfast and the cooked meals are excellent. David is welcoming and friendly and has many suggestions to add to the enjoyment of the... More 

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This was our fourth visit to Bow House and once again we weren't disappointed. From the great welcome on arrival,spotlessly clean and really comfortable rooms and a great breakfast ! Thank you David and Beverley - it was a pleasure staying with you . We will be back.

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Dave and Bev are so very welcoming. A nice, clean guest house convenient to the town centre and the castle, with a nice full breakfast to start the day, and coffee and tea in the comfortable and airy room. We will go back.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We spent three very enjoyable nights at Bow House which is in a quiet road but very centrally situated just about 3 minutes walk from the market square. We were greeted with tea and cake brought to our very well furnished room by Dave. Both he and Bev were excellent , helpful and friendly hosts who provide for every detail... More 

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Stirling
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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

My friend and I spent 2 nights here. From making arrangements onwards this was such an excellent choice! The owners are welcoming and helpful, without being intrusive, the accommodation was superb and the breakfasts likewise. The location is central, without being near traffic. I truly cannot commend it enough! My best B and B stay ever. Thank you both.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bow House is a 4* "Gold Standard" Georgian style Guest House, which has recently been built with utmost care to sympathetically reflect this important area of the town.Situated in the unspoiled conservation area along the line of the old town wall it is only a short stroll into the town centre where you can find local shops and restaurants alongside attractions such as the museum, castle and gardensWe are located close to the centre of the historic market town of Alnwick with its ever popular Castle and Gardens. Alnwick is easily accessed by road, rail, air and sea ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bow House

Address: 49 St. Michaels Lane, Alnwick NE66 1TW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Alnwick
Price Range: £69 - £112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bow House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Crècy, on the first floor, has a very nice sitting out area. Recommended.”
 of 5 bubbles eileendover32, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I was in the Viscount suite which was large, clean, sunny, quiet and with a sofa area. And SO comfortable!”
 of 5 bubbles katerontree, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some will find the church bells intrusive, some charming. Choose a room on the side away from the church if you are a light sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles jeff53, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Viscount room on the top floor of the hotel which was quiet and sunny”
 of 5 bubbles kathrynbird1, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Crecy room has a balcony to sit out on and enjoy a complimentary aperetif.”
 of 5 bubbles 971nevilled, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
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