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“The Blue Bell Hotel, Belford is a charming Northumberland Inn dating back to the Georgian era”
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The Blue Bell Hotel situated in the village of Belford, just off the A1 in Northumberland is an independently run establishment with over 250 years experience in serving visitors to the area. The Blue Bell Hotel was at one point, an elegant Coaching Inn, but now enjoys a reputation as a popular three star Hotel. Set in fine gardens at the heart of Northumberland's dramatic and scenic landscape, the Belford Blue Bell Hotel is a Northumberland Hotel that can match the finest in the county for quality and service.

The accommodation at this North East England hotel is of a good standard with each room individually designed and decorated.

This area of England is renowned for its larder of locally sourced meat, game, fish and dairy products. The menus at the Blue Bell Hotel reflect as much as possible the seasons best local produce to provide award winning dishes prepared by highly trained chefs.

The views from the hotel are spectacular, overlooking the hotel gardens with the Belford Church in the background. The gardens offer a summer house, lawns, flowers and trees and provide the inspiration to explore the scenic countryside beyond.

The Blue Bell Hotel in Belford offers great late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.
  • Pets Allowed (On Request)
  • Private Car Parking

Unless specified otherwise, prices are quoted per adult per night.
Childrens reductions are available, for more details see our terms and conditions.
Single Room Supplement £20.00

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The accommodation at the Blue Bell Hotel in Belford offers the age-old charm expected of such a well-established lodging house with a mix of superior and standard rooms.
The décor in all the rooms reflects the traditional and historic ambience of the Blue Bell hotel but with modern high quality reproduction fittings, often incorporating classic style four poster beds, and clean, stylish soft furnishings.

Seven bedrooms are situated in the Courtyard, approx. 5 metres from the main hotel.
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron/Board
  • Tea/Coffee
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Disabled Assisted Rooms
There are two environments within the Blue Bell hotel that each provide a unique dining experience, the garden restaurant and the hotel bar

The Blue Bell Hotels Garden Restaurant is renowned for its excellent dining facilities and extensive menus, using the best of fresh produce and local produce when they can. The highly qualified Chefs create award-winning dishes that meet the most discerning tastes. As the name suggests the Garden Restaurant allows guest to relax and enjoy their meal in tranquillity with views of the garden.

For a more informal choice then the Belford Tavern has a delicious selection of bar meals served to both residents and locals. The Tavern has a beamed ceiling, open fire for those winter nights and a superbly stocked bar with a selection of draught beers, lagers, wines, spirits and soft drinks.

The hotel bar has a lot of character and is well stocked for pre-meal aperitifs and after dinner drinks. Also on offer are carefully chosen selection fine malts, rare brandies, vintage port, fine wines, and a wide choice of beers.

Dinner served from: 6pm - 9pm

Breakfast served from: 8am - 10am

Sample Table D’Hote Menu

To Commence
Soup of the Day - served with fresh Rustic Cob Bread
Filo Basket - filled with Wild Mushroom, Bacon & Garlic cooked in a creamy Brandy Sauce, Served with Crispy Leaves
Smoked Salmon Timbale - Scottish Smoked Salmon stuffed with crab & Prawns & Served with a Light Marie Rose Sauce
Tomato Brushetta - Diced Tomato & Red Onion tossed with Fresh Basil, Garlic and Olive Oil Served on toasted Rustic Bread And drizzled with Balsamic Dressing

To Continue
Darne of Salmon - Succulent 8oz Salmon Steak served with a Tomato & Dill Butter Sauce
Rump Steak - Cooked to your Liking & Served with homemade Vegetable Crisps and finished with a rich Red Wine Jus
Chicken Supreme - Stuffed with Goats Cheese & Sun Blushed Tomatoes Drizzled in Rich Garlic Butter
Rissotto Verde - Aborio Rice with Peas,Mint & Tomato Garnished with crisp Rocket and Parmesan Shavings

Unless otherwise stated all dishes are Served with Chefs selection of Potatoes and Vegetables
Many visitors to Belford and the surrounding area come for the unspoilt landscape, where walking in the hills and green spaces provide perfect walking breaks and antidote to city life.

Others come for the adventure, whether climbing hills, mountain biking, or diving and water sports off the long, stunning coastline.

Often the history of Northumberland is the main attraction, with castles including the famous Bamburgh Castle, monuments and sites detailing the bygone battles between Scotland and England.

The country sports such as shooting, fishing & hunting are also a draw as are the quaint market towns dotted throughout the dramatic landscape. For lovers of golf however, there is only one game in town.

Northumberland can boast some of the best golf in the country with courses to challenge the professional or encourage the beginner. Wooded parkland, sweeping headland, and some excellent links course combine to provide a golfing experience second to none.

Some of the best courses in Northumberland are easily reached from the Blue Bell hotel including the championship course at Goswick, the James Braid designed links course at Berwick-upon-Tweed, and the new course at Burgham Park, designed by Mark James. Belford has its own course which comprises a 10 bay covered driving range and practice area so there really is no excuse for not brushing up on your stroke and heading for golfing greatness.
  • Cycling (In Local Area)
  • Fishing (In Local Area)
  • Golf (In Local Area)
  • Walking (In Local Area)

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Directions to the Blue Bell Hotel in Belford

A1 north of Newcastle upon Tyne 46 miles ,Turn left into Belford Village and the Blue Bell hotel is situated at the Market cross in the centre of the village.
Guests staying on DBB basic can eat from any menu and would only pay for a supplement if there was one to be allocated to that meal. i.e. fillet steak or Cheese & Biscuits would carry a supplement along with some of the Specials on the Specials board.

***We are unable to book family rooms at this hotel***

Please note: Pets are only allowed in Standard Rooms Only

Blue Bell Hotel

Market Place, Belford,
NE70 7NE.

Classic Rating: 3 Star Commended
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