Accessible Rooms at The Commissioners Quay Inn

The Commissioners Quay

The Commissioners Quay Inn in Blythe Northumberland was the second pub with rooms we stayed at. Part of the Inn Collection, The Commissioners Quay is a large stylish pub taking pride in place on the Blythe waterfront. We were impressed with the Hogs Head Inn, so we had high expectations for The Commissioners Quay Inn. … Read more

The Sill in Northumberland in a Wheelchair

The Bimblers at The Sill in Northumberland

When we were invited to visit The Sill in Northumberland, I was curious. Described as the “UK’s National Landscape Discovery Centre“, I couldn’t think what that could be? But, I like learning new things, especially when we’re travelling, so I agreed to visit. We were in Northumberland on an organised trip with The Inn Collection. … Read more

Visit Alnwick Castle in a Wheelchair

Alnwick Castle and Gardens

On a visit to Northumberland, we visited Alnwick Castle. As you know, I’m partial to visiting random castles when we’re out bimbling, even though they’re not known for their accessibility. I was reliably informed Harry Potter and Downton Abbey were filmed there, so I figured why not. I am not a fan of Harry Potter … Read more

Visit The Alnwick Garden in a Wheelchair

Alnwick Gardens

When we stayed in the Hogs Head Inn in Alnwick we visited The Alnwick Garden and Alnwick Castle. I’m sure I’ve mentioned it before. I’m not a fan of gardening. However, after an enjoyable visit to the Garden House in Devon, I’m more open to visiting garden attractions. And, I’m glad I did make an … Read more

Mellwaters Barn Cottages in the North Pennines

Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Mellwaters Barn Cottages is a collection of four accessible holiday cottages in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the North Pennines. Centrally positioned, Mellwaters Barn cottages are an ideal base for visiting the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales, Durham, York and Barnard Castle. Situated on a working farm, these traditional self-catering cottages are a firm … Read more

The Hog’s Head Inn in Alnwick, Northumberland

Pub with Rooms in Northumberland

We enjoyed staying at The Hog’s Head Inn in Alnwick, Northumberland. Essentially, The Hog’s Head Inn is a pub with rooms. But, it’s more than that. It’s a modern family-friendly pub, with tasty food and exceptionally comfortable accessible bedrooms. Part of The Inn Collection Group, a hospitality and pub company based in the North, The … Read more