Looking for bed & breakfast accommodation in Belford, Northumberland?

Our Rooms

Sympathetically decorated and refurbished to reflect the period age of the building, whilst providing modern facilities for the discerning guest. Looking for a peaceful romantic break to celebrate a honeymoon, anniversary or a longer staycation? We will ensure your stay is a special one.

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Our award-winning breakfasts range from Full Northumbrian to Craster Kippers.  We are keen supporters of ‘shopping local’ and will endeavour where possible to source ingredients from local, independent producers and businesses.

View from Post Office House

Local Area Information

Belford is a picturesque, historic coaching town in North Northumberland with pubs and local amenities. It is a perfect base for visiting key attractions such as Holy Island of Lindisfarne, Farne Islands, Bamburgh and Alnwick Castle or further afield to Hadrians Wall and Kielder Water.

About Us

Post-Office-House-ExteriorPost Office House is a AA Four Star Gold bed and breakfast, close to Bamburgh and the stunning Northumberland Coast (AONB). Post Office House was fully refurbished into a high quality accommodation establishment in 2016 and offer guests’ comfort, luxury and relaxation in our elegant Victorian home.

Purpose-built in 1893 and Grade II Listed, Post Office House was Belford’s former post and sorting office and retains the distinctive red pillar box, still in use today. It also housed the telephone exchange and National Girobank facilities, together with a private residence for the Postmaster and family until the last Postmaster retired in 2014. Belford retains its post office service, but is now located within the Co-op mini mart on West Street.  The A1 (Great North Road) used to run right past Post Office House up until 1983 when the current bypass was built.

We are located between Alnwick and Berwick-upon-Tweed and just minutes off the A1. The stunning coastline and sandy beaches of Bamburgh and Budle Bay are within a ten minute drive.  We are also on the direct route of both St Cuthbert’s Way and Northumberland Coastal Path and is a walker and cyclist paradise.

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Comments from our Guestbook

Perfect in all respects, wonderful, will  be back

Tony & Kim, PeterboroughJune 2018

Thank you Claire & Simon for your hospitality at your lovely B&B x

Harry & Ann, West YorkshireJuly 2018

Beautiful accommodation, brilliant food and great hosts – thanks!

Gordon & Lisa, EdinburghAugust 2018

Perfect 3-night stay – a very special B&B – to be thoroughly recommended

Greg & Lorna, SurrySeptember 2018

Faultless!  Thank you!

Caroline & Fiona, Harrogate/HexhamSeptember 2018

Attention to detail excellent. Thank you. A superb base, very friendly welcome. Breakfasts delicious and huge!  Rooms immaculate.

Graham & Sally, West SussexSeptember 2018

Fantastic stay. Could not fault it. Thank you Claire & Simon x

Rob & Evelyn, EssexSeptember 2018

Brilliant – such attention to detail. Thank you

Glenn & Lorri, AustraliaOctober 2018

Phenomenal! Thank you

John & Philip, SheffieldNovember 2018


AA Four Star Gold Award