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First class British hospitality
"The owner (one of) Louise was very personable and accommodating. The room was first class and the breakfast was gratifying! The situation of the farm was very rural yet so close to the city that the best was had of both worlds. Nothing to fault which is a first for me. Many thanks to Louise and Angus." Guests staying in the Garden Room
Home away from Home "What can I say, will choose to stay over any hotel any time I need to stay in the locality. Excellent standard of cleanliness, beautiful room and facilities. The fresh cooked breakfast was lovely. As a woman travelling on her own, first time I have not felt uncomfortable for being on my own."- Green Room October 2012 Stunning! "I can not talk higher of Riding Farm it was beautiful!I felt very welcome safe and happy. If it was possible I would transport that room to my house. I didn''t want to leave, beyond stunning and welcoming. I would recommend Riding Farm to everyone!" - Garden Room October 2012
Excellent, great place, a hidden gem!
Had a wonderful time! The owners of the farm were friendly and hospitable and we were treated ever so well! A truly unique and wonderful setting in county durham, far enough to be quiet and peaceful but near enough to go into Newcastle Toon! Definitely will come back and highly recommended to anyone else! And breakfast is worth getting up for! All in all a fantastic stay! - latest review from guests staying in the Garden Room
Relaxing stay during Business Trip - latest review of guest staying in the Green Room
Fantastic accomodation and Angus and Louise were superb hosts.
A very comfortable room with excellent breakfast.
Great quality time to spend after a busy day
Fabulous attention to detail - latest review of guests staying in Garden Room 06/12/2011
Fabulous attention to detail. The quality of fittings and furnishings was excellent. The proprietors were so welcoming. It was an individual experience and much better than an anonymous hotel but with higher standards. Quiet location yet just a couple of miles from the centre of Gateshead/Newcastle. Brilliant value. latest review of guests staying in Garden Room
Brilliant B&B - 5 out of 5
5 out 5 - Right on the edge of and within easy reach of the centre of Newcastle but deep in the heart of the country. This is a brillant B&B - a real home from home. Review just in today from guests staying in the Garden Room
Garden Room "Conveniently positioned with all you could wish for In an eviable rural position close to Newcastle, it was an excellent base for all we wished to do. The local birds and wildlife added to the country feel, and it was a joy to return in the evening.
Comfortable beds - a good nights rest. An excellent breakfast which set us up for the day. The thoughtfulness of the ownere who was happy to give of her time, advice and help.
Guests stayed in the Garden Room 13th and 14th July.
Green Room " A warm welcome, a cosy bed. Beautiful surroundings. Friendly faces. Highly recommended" - 30/7/11
"Homely Farmhouse - Riding farm was a lovely place to stay, really homely and room was beautiful, I have to say this is the comfiest bed and best sleep i have ever had in my 17 years on the road. Proprietors made you very welcome and breakfast was great, made a pleasant change sharing the breakfast table with other guests. will definately return." - stayed in the Garden Room
"Very comfortable excellent hosts and breakfast" - stayed in the Green Room
"We had a fab stay lovely accommodation very warm welcome great breakfast" stayed in Garden Room
"Perfect for us Beamish Museum so close ideal for Newcastle - great breakfast can''t thank you enough" - Stayed in the Garden Room
"Ideal setting beautiful rooms"
"Sheer luxury love the towels and robes felt really spoilt - hospitality was great thank you for a wonderful breakfast and wonderful welcome"
"lovely rooms great breakfast super for graduations"
"A comfortable and peaceful haven many thanks for all you did for us"
"Thank you for a confortable and relaxed stay I loved the jams"
"Back again as lovely as ever"
"2nd visit as before friendly atmosphere relaxing hosts and surroundings great breakfast"
love the new room
lovely and peaceful great breakfast thanks - Malal Merie and David Matheson - 15th March 2009
Excellent lovely room good food hope to be back - Richard and Teresa 23rd March 2009
What a gorgous hotel and really friendly welcome I stay in many hotels throughout the country with business and this has to be one of the best - Stacey - 3rd March 2009
A wonderful place to spend a few days very comfortable and clean superb breakfast to set you up for the day! Fabulous views from the room on a glorous sunny morning to be highly recommended - Andrew and Liz - 15th March 2009