Post Office House Bed & Breakfast

2 Church Street
Belford
Northumberland
NE70 7LS

01668 219622

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Overview

Post Office House is a privately owned and run bed and breakfast located in Belford, close to major attractions and the Scottish Borders.

Our three rooms are appointed to a high standard with luxury bedding, bathrobes and toiletries comprising: superior twin and two superior doubles (one located on the ground floor). Facilities also include free WiFi and homemade cake on arrival.  

We are sorry, but we do not accept pets or children under 15 years.  We have no capacity for extra beds in any of our rooms.  Minimum two-night stay only at weekends, Bank Holidays and in the High Season

There is private off-street parking for three cars plus secure storage for cyclists and motorcyclists. 

Our award-winning breakfasts are freshly cooked-to-order, using quality, local produce including Craster Kippers and Bamburgh Banger sausages. Guests are asked to choose from our cooked menu the night before, along with their preferred time from four slots between 8 am and 9.30 am. In addition to the cooked variety, is homemade muesli and other cereals, fresh fruit, yoghurt, fruit juices and toast. Marmalade and jams are made on our premises. We are also members of `Produced in Northumberland’, a scheme set up to promote the regions' local producers and suppliers.

We are situated between Alnwick and Berwick-upon-Tweed and just 2 minutes off the A1. Our location is perfectly located to explore the extensive and diverse range of attractions Northumberland has to offer.  Walker, cycle and motorcycle friendly.

We can cater for gluten-free, vegan and any other special diets (by prior arrangement)

Check-in: Between 4 pm and 6 pm. 

Check-out: No later than 10.30 am

IMPORTANT NOTICE: No stag/hen/wedding groups or divers. 

We regrettably cannot accommodate wheelchairs or mobility scooters due to the historic fabric of the building.

 

 

Access information

Guest accommodation entrance for Post Office House is at the rear of the property. This is accessed via the gravelled driveway immediately to the left of the red pillar box outside the premises.  There are three car parking spaces, outlined with white identification lines.

Guest entrance is the door facing the car park.  One ground floor room and two rooms on the first floor, accessed by a wide staircase.

 


Road directions

From A1 north, Belford is located 2 miles north of Purdy Lodge service station.  Take the B6349 signposted to Belford. Follow the road into the village, past the market cross and we are located opposite St Mary's Church. We are the tall Victorian building with the red post box outside and gold post horn sign on the outside.

From A1 south, Belford is approximately 5 miles south of Haggerston Castle. Take the turning for Detchant and Middleton on your right (old A1).  Belford is 2 miles along this route.  We are located at the bottom of North Bank with the red post box outside on the left hand side. Look out for the house with the huge chimney stack!


Public transport

We have an excellent bus service in Belford, serving our small towns, villages, larger towns and cities, with direct services to Berwick, Alnwick, Morpeth and Newcastle.  The X18 travels a scenic route taking in spectacular views of Northumberland’s stunning coastline and quaint villages, whilst the more direct X15 will take you straight to either Berwick, Morpeth or Newcastle. The bus stop points; both north and south are within seconds of our front door.

Train stations: Berwick (15 miles north) and Alnmouth (3 miles east of Alnwick). 


Room information for Post Office House Bed & Breakfast

Type Qty Capacity Guide price
Double ensuite room
(Coquet (Luxury double))
1 2
£95.00
B&B per room per night
(£79.00 single occupancy)
Min: £89.00 - Max: £99.00
Twin ensuite room
(Longstone (Superior twin))
1 2
£95.00
B&B per room per night
(£79.00 single occupancy)
Min: £89.00 - Max: £99.00
Double ensuite room
(Berwick (Ground floor double))
1 2
£95.00
B&B per room per night
(£79.00 single occupancy)
Min: £89.00 - Max: £99.00
Total capacity: 6

Single occupancy (High Season, May to October) - £89.00 per room, per night

Single occupancy (Low Season, November to March) - £79.00 per room, per night

Coquet and Longstone bedrooms are located on the first floor.  Accessible by stairs only.

Special offers

Ground floor bedrooms at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Ground floor bedrooms
Suitable for those with walking difficulties. Not wheelchair accessible
Food shop at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Food shop nearby
Tea / coffee facilities at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Tea / Coffee facilities
Historic/arcitectural interest at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Historic/architectural interest
Car parking available at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Car parking available
Cycle friendly at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Cycle friendly
Online booking at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Book online
Credit / debit cards accepted at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Credit / debit cards accepted
En-suite at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation En-suite
Guest garden at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Garden for guest use
Hairdryer available at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Hairdryer
Log fire / Open fireplace at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Log fire / Open fireplace
Open all year at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Open all year
Special diets catered for at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Special diets catered for
TV available at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Television
Walker friendly at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation Walker friendly
WiFi available at Post Office House Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast Accommodation WiFi
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Certificate of Excellence
tripadvisor
20/09/2018

Excellent B&B!


Jan N, Rossendale, United Kingdom
Stayed here for 4 nights, and couldn’t have wished for a better place to stay. Claire and Simon are excellent hosts, including the now famous ginger cake on arrival! Lovely rooms with great attention to detail. Breakfast was a joy every day, excellent food and so nice to sit with other guests to compare notes on exploring the area. Belford is a lovely little town with good local pubs for evening meals. And very handy for visiting the wider area of beautiful Northumberland. Def recommend!!
tripadvisor
14/09/2018

Wonderful base for exploring the Northumberland coast


sally254, Chichester, United Kingdom
Claire and Simon were very welcoming hosts. The accomodation was immaculate and clean and the breakfasts delicious and huge. They offered excellent advice on what to see in the area and good places to go to eat. We would highly recoomend staying there.
tripadvisor
13/09/2018

Exceptional


angush352, Salisbury, United Kingdom
This is an absolutely faultless b&b. All the ingredients you could want. Friendly and kind owners, both of whom are hospitality and chef trained. Immaculate rooms. A building with history and interest. Not a chance you'll be let down.
tripadvisor
09/09/2018

Our first visit to Northumberland


Robert C, Sudbury, United Kingdom
How lucky can you get when you arrive at a B&B and are given such a warm welcome. Claire and Simon are the perfect hosts and so helpful too giving advice on the surrounding areas. Claire's home made ginger cake when we arrived was a great start to an excellent three days at Post Office House. Everything was spotless and Simon's breakfasts were amazing. Lovely touches, with biscuits, chocolates, sweets and even a small bottle of mead in our room made our visit perfect. Thank you Claire and Simon we didn't want to leave, but we will be back. Evelyn and Rob Carter.
tripadvisor
18/08/2018

Outstanding


michael t,
Without doubt the best place we have ever stayed . Claire and Simon really have made this a first class place to stay ,rooms are spotlessly clean and well layed out ,the food is exceptional with several choices on the breakfast menu . Exceptional customer service and we are really looking forward to visiting again .

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