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Hillcrest Vegetarian B&B

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

This B&B is at the top of my list of really great places to stay. We were made to feel like we were in our own home.Nothing seemed to be a problem.We really hope we can come back soon.To the owners keep up the good work. We give you more than 5 stars.

Thank Mike H
Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Very warm welcome from Gerry the B&B owner who gave us some delicious homemade cake to enjoy with our tea. Spacious room, very comfortable bed, antique furniture, bathroom with mod cons. Breakfast included fresh fruit salad, home made bread and full english vegetarian breakfast. Very good advice on walks and places to visit around Rothbury. We felt very relaxed in...

Thank sacconi2014
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I don't know where to start in the praise of this wonderful B&B, I can't find the words to do it justice. Gerry greeted us with a lovely smile, and after introducing us to Nell, his lovely dog, he patiently waited while we unloaded our bags before showing us our room, and what a room, the Writing Room is airy,...

Thank classycaslass
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Hillcrest House and its owner, Gerry, made our recent visit to Rothbury an extremely enjoyable experience. The house has been beautifully restored and is a peaceful, welcoming place to stay. Met with tea and cake on arrival which set the tone. Our room (Mrs Pringle's) was very well appointed with spacious ensuite shower room, hospitality tray, TV and furnished in...

Thank PatSClarkson
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I cannot speak highly enough about this place. This B&B is comfortable, spacious, and - best of all - vegetarian. The beds are very easy to sleep in, the meals are well-made, and there are a plenitude of outdoor walks to go on very near-by. The proprietor is very kind and welcoming. Simonside is visible from the Writing Room.

Thank Stuart H
Richmond, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

After making our booking, Gerry sent us a selection of vegetarian menus as we had chosen to dine in. So glad we did; everything freshly cooked and really delicious. Gerry is an excellent host/cook and the dining room was so inviting with a roaring fire, specially after a long drive through mist and rain. Home made cake and tea on...

Thank rosieandjoy
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2015

If you want a lovely place to stay in a lovely town, then Hillcrest House is just the place. A prepossessing Georgian property in spick 'n span condition from top to bottom. A delightfully and warmly furnished room with spotless ensuite facilities including a vigorous power shower. In the morning a healthy vegetarian breakfast was on offer which included a...

1Thank Paul D
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 June 2015

There are some wonderful B&Bs in England, and Hillcrest House is up with the best of them. Gerry Hoye, the proprietor, is an excellent host, with a very kindly manner, and clearly a man of admirable ethical principles. The B&B is located on the upper side of the High Street. if coming from the A1, and, as its name tells...

3Thank TONY S
Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2015

This place was like a little sanctuary. The room was peaceful and roomy and it felt like having our own place. Gerry was such a chilled out sweet host that went above and beyond the call of duty, even before we arrived. He wanted vegan ideas for breakfast and then stuffed us silly with plenty of creative, healthy and tasty...

Thank rebduffy
Rothbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2014

We had just one night in Rothbury on a road trip through the Borders and Northumberland, and we were made very welcome in Hillcrest House. The bedrooms are lovely at the top of the house, and breakfast pancakes are highly recommended! We had only a short stroll to the pubs in the centre of town, but Hillcrest is a quiet...

1Thank PTurner492

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Additional Information about Hillcrest Vegetarian B&B

Address: Hillcrest House, Rothbury, Northumberland National Park NE65 7TL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Northumberland National Park > Rothbury
Hotel Class:4 star — Hillcrest Vegetarian B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 2
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Hillcrest Vegetarian B&B Rothbury, Northumberland
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“Room 1had a view of the country side”
mikehS8393OK, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Both guest rooms are at the top of the house so need to be able to climb stairs”
PatSClarkson, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“The Writing Room has a lovely gable-end window that looks out over the road that comes into town.”
457stuarth, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“Both rooms similar and amazing!”
LucyT620, 24 Apr 2014 | Read review
“mrs pringle's room has a quiet aspect and with wonderful light.”
nigelh30, 23 Jun 2012 | Read review
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