Built in 1744, this renovated country house hotel comprises a total of 100 rooms spread over 4 floors. Guests are invited into the lobby with its 24-hour reception desk, a currency exchange counter, lift access and hotel safe. Further facilities include a TV lounge, a hairdressing salon as well as a public Internet terminal (for which an additional fee payable locally applies). Culinary options include a snug bar and a restaurant with highchairs for children available. Business guests may like to make use of the conference facilities. Those arriving by car can leave their vehicle in the hotel car park. Room and laundry services are also on offer and younger guests may enjoy letting off steam in the playground.
Quietly situated, this appealing country hotel lies a 15-minute drive from Darlington Station. Darlington itself is a 20-minute drive away. The centre as well as countless shops and links to the public transport network are just a 5-minute drive away. A pleasant beach is a 30-minute drive from the hotel. Newcastle Airport is roughly 20 km from the hotel, whilst Durham Tees Valley Airport is approximately 64 km away.
The tastefully designed rooms each include an en suite bathroom with a bath and a hairdryer. All of the room are furnished with a double bed and feature a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a radio and an Internet connection. In addition, all rooms include tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set, carpeting, central heating and a seating area.
There is a sun terrace in the well-maintained outdoor complex. The hotel offers use of a heated indoor swimming pool with a hot tub. Guests may also like to take advantage of the sauna area with a steam room or the various massage and health spa treatments for which additional fees apply. Sports enthusiasts may like to play table tennis, billiards, tennis, participate in aerobics sessions or work out in the hotel's gym. A sun terrace is available for an additional fee. The nearest golf course is approximately a 10-minute drive way.
Breakfast is offered every morning. Lunch and dinner may be chosen from the buffet and dinner can additionally be taken à la carte or ordered from a set menu. Special dietary requirements as well as individual-specific dishes may be prepared and guests are also able to book half-board stays.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment at this hotel.
By car: Just minutes from junction 58 of A1M, take the A68 towards Corbridge. At the first roundabout take the second exit onto the A6072 towards Bishop Auckland. At the second roundabout take the second exit again. The hotel is located approximately 180 m on the left.
Direct dial telephone
Iron and board