Welcome to West Acre House

Luxury En-suite Bed & Breakfast Accommodation
near Alnwick Castle & Alnwick Garden,
Northumberland, North East England

Bookings taken direct with us either via our website, email or phone.


Alnwick offers some of the best Hotels and luxury B&B accommodation in Northumberland.
West Acre House is in the top 5 B&B’s in Northumberland, it is featured in the Michelin Guide and has been awarded the English Tourist Board’s 5 Star, Gold Award.

Situated in Alnwick, Northumberland, the house offers the perfect Romantic Break with a luxury B&B hotel experience in an imposing elegant detached Edwardian Villa. You will find West Acre House quietly situated in its own 1 acre garden, in a beautiful leafy suburb on the outskirts of Alnwick, Northumberland.

Jeannette and Bruce Hewison have been running West Acre House as a Luxury Five Star Guest House – Bed and Breakfast since 2004, their aim is to offer their guests an environment which is comfortable, welcoming and homely with the emphasis clearly on guest comfort and relaxation.

The house offers high quality very clean and spacious accommodation in charming well decorated “country house” style rooms. The house was built in 1908, during the Edwardian period, and has an Arts & Crafts influence with oak in abundance, but in a simple, elegant and an understated style.

The rooms at West Acre House have individual themes. All are en-suite. (See our rooms)

  • The Edwardian Room with its deep patterned ‘arte nouveau’ Lincrusta panels and William Morris wallpaper.
  • The Georgian Room is our twin-room with 2 x 4ft wide beds and décor with deep panelling and sumptuous fabrics and furnishings.
  • The Oriental Room is influenced by Oriental art with sumptuous panelling, furnishings and beautiful artwork.
  • The Parisian Room with its deep panelling, hand painted mahogany furniture and décor influenced by Classic French decorating themes.

Whatever your choice, we aim to make your stay comfortable, homely and memorable for all the right reasons.

Breakfast is served in our comfortable dining room, we offer a full English cooked breakfast and a varied menu to suit most tastes, and cater for various diets. (please ask) We also offer a good range of cereals, choice of fresh fruit juices, real fresh fruit salad, yogurts, a good selection of preserves, fresh ‘quality’ toasted bread and a large selection of loose teas or fresh coffee.

Visit England – Five Stars and a Gold Award 2022
TripAdvisor Award For Excellence
TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award 2017 – 2022
Michelin Guide since 2019

Children over 15yrs are welcome as B&B guests.
For the comfort of all of our guests we offer a completely smoke free environment.

We regret we do not take bookings for weddings. Weddings cannot be booked on line. Please see our Terms and Conditions prior to making a booking – thank you.

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