The Ball Alley

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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of The Ball Alley

The Ball Alley

3.5 star property

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
Map
Shield Row, Stanley, England, DH9 0LH

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCausey Arch2 min drive
  • Popular LocationBeamish Open Air Museum3 min drive
  • Popular LocationAngel of the North11 min drive
  • AirportNewcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.)28 min drive

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About this area

Stanley

The Ball Alley is located in Stanley. Beamish Open Air Museum and Utilita Arena Newcastle are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include St. James' Park and Durham Cathedral. Mini Moos Adventure Farm and Newcastle-upon-Tyne Discovery Museum are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Causey Arch - 2 min drive
  • Beamish Open Air Museum - 3 min drive
  • Angel of the North - 11 min drive
  • Utilita Arena Newcastle - 18 min drive
  • Intu - 19 min drive

Getting around

  • Blaydon Station - 13 min drive
  • Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • South Causey Inn - 7 min walk
  • The Hilltop - 15 min walk
  • The Green Pelican Coffee House - 18 min walk
  • The Godfather - 18 min walk
  • Black Horse Beamish - 4 min drive

About this property

The Ball Alley

3.5-star bed & breakfast near Beamish Open Air Museum
A bar/lounge, laundry facilities and a garden are available at this smoke-free bed & breakfast. Free weekday breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a picnic area.
The Ball Alley offers 7 accommodations with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Stanley bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available weekdays 7 AM–9 AM
  • 1 bar

Restaurants on site

  • Bar

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Shared kitchen access

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
The host will greet guests on arrival
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties

Property is also known as

Ball Alley B&B Stanley
Ball Alley B&B
Ball Alley Stanley
Ball Alley
The Ball Alley Stanley
The Ball Alley Stanley
The Ball Alley Bed & breakfast
The Ball Alley Bed & breakfast Stanley

Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 100 out of 133 reviews
5 - Excellent 75%
Rating 4 - Good. 31 out of 133 reviews
4 - Good 23%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 133 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 133 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 133 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.9/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.4/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The owners are really friendly and helpful. The room was a good size. Breakfast was perfect. The garden is really well kept and it was lovely to sit out there with my morning cuppa. Really a lovely place to stay.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff were very welcoming and the room was more than adequate
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staff were very friendly and accommodating, allowed us to check in early as we were at a wedding up the road. Lovely breakfast the next day too!
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022