The Commissioners Quay Inn
“This modern inn is part of an outstanding harbour development” - AA Inspector
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Contactless payments wherever possible Full sanitisation of any areas and equipment after every use Social distancing markers placed throughout inns to enforce 2m distance, hand sanitisers throughout and one way systems wherever possible Food and drink can only be purchased at a table and we're requesting guests stay at their table as much as possible No cutlery or condiments will be on tables, set once guests sit down. Introduced new, disposable menus. Rooms continuing to meet extremely high standards of cleanliness, plus extra sanitation, including touch points Team wearing PPE
Our Inspector's view
Taking pole position on Blyth’s historic quay area, step inside The Commissioners Quay Inn for fantastic home-made food, a wide range of drinks, fabulous accommodation and a very warm welcome every time. The jewel in the crown of Blyth’s impressive harbour development, The Commissioners Quay Inn makes the most of every inch of its water’s edge location. Overlooking the River Blyth and out towards the sea, this vibrant and welcoming pub with rooms has all day, every day laid-back dining, delicious drinks, and 40 contemporary en-suite bedrooms.
Facilities – at a glance
- Rooms 40
- Family bedrooms: 8
- Children welcome
- Children's portions or menu
- Free TV
- Lift Available
- Open parking
- Covered parking
- Accessible bedrooms: 3
- Open all year
- Maximum number of guests: f
- Dinner Served
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About the area
If it’s history you’re after, there’s heaps of it in Northumberland. On Hadrian’s Wall you can imagine scarlet-cloaked Roman legionaries keeping watch for painted Pictish warriors while cursing the English weather and dreaming of home. Desolate battlefield sites and hulking fortresses such as Alnwick, Dunstanburgh, Bamburgh and Warkworth are reminders that this, until not so very long ago, was a contested border region. The ruins of Lindisfarne bear witness to the region’s early Christian history.
Northumberland also has some of Britain’s best beaches. On summer days, and even in winter, you’ll see surfers and other brave souls making the most of the coast. Inland, there are some great walks and bike rides in the dales of the Cheviot Hills and the Simonsides – just hilly enough to be interesting, without being brutally steep. There's dramatic scenery in the High Pennines, where waterfalls plunge into deep valleys, and there are swathes of heather-scented moorland. Northumberland National Park covers over 400 square miles of moorland and valleys with clear streams and pretty, stone-built villages. It’s just the place for wildlife watching too. You’ll find flocks of puffins, guillemots and other seabirds around the Farne Islands, and seals and dolphins offshore.
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