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Overview of 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
Room Amenity

The Ball Alley

3.5 out of 5

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

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.)26 min drive

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Double Room, Shared Bathroom

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Single Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Family Room (2 single beds)

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 2 Single Beds

Family Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed

Double Room, Ensuite

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area

Stanley

The Ball Alley is located in Stanley. Beamish Open Air Museum and Metro Radio Arena are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include St. James' Park and Newcastle-upon-Tyne Theatre Royal. Newcastle-upon-Tyne Discovery Museum and The Gate are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Causey Arch - 2 min drive
  • Beamish Open Air Museum - 3 min drive
  • Angel of the North - 11 min drive
  • Metro Radio Arena - 16 min drive
  • Intu - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Chester-le-Street Station - 14 min drive
  • Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.) - 26 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bar — 1 min walk
  • Blue Bell Inn - 5 min walk
  • South Causey Inn - 7 min walk
  • The Hilltop - 15 min walk
  • The Green Pelican Coffee House - 18 min walk

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. All 7 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Coffee makers and electric kettles are among the other amenities that guests will find.
The Ball Alley offers 7 forms of accommodation 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

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
  • Shower/bathtub 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 noon - 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
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
The host will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 8 March 2021 to 16 May 2021 (dates subject to change).

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Ball Alley and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Ball Alley offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Ball Alley cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Ball Alley?
As of 19 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Ball Alley on 17 May 2021 start from £50, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Ball Alley pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Ball Alley?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Ball Alley?
Check-in is from noon - 11:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at The Ball Alley?
Checkout is at 10:30 AM.
Where is The Ball Alley located?
Situated in Stanley, this bed & breakfast is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Beamish Open Air Museum and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Causey Arch. Gibside and Pelaw Grange Greyhound Stadium are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 61 out of 86 reviews
5 - Excellent 71%
Rating 4 - Good. 23 out of 86 reviews
4 - Good 27%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 86 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 86 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 86 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 7 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
A really friendly family business, supurb breakfast and the locals are very warm and friendly. Very clean rooms and fresh decor.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
STAFF AND ACCOMADATION WERE EXCELLANT IF WE REQUIRED ANY INFORMATION REGARDING PLACES TO VISIT THE OWNER DAVE WOULD GIVE US EVERYTHING WE NEEDED TO KNOW AND NOTHING WAS TO DIFFCULT FOR THEM ALSO MEALS WERE EXCELLANT WOULD DEFINETLY STAY AGAIN
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Amazing service from start to finish. We wanted to check in early as we were at a wedding at the South Causey Inn. Spoke to Lindsey who met us straight away to check us in. Room clean and comfortable with tea and coffee facilities as well as a kitchen. 7 minutes walk to the venue which was spot on. Next day breakfast was amazing full english 👌 fab stay and so friendly. Definitely be bacn for anymore future weddings. Thanks so much.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The location to the venue we attended was brilliant the friendly atmosphere staff were very friendly and helpful room was clean and tidy every thing you needed.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

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