Characterised by an intoxicating mix of theatricality and elegance from a bygone era, this hotel was originally a coaching inn, which dates back to 1611. The establishment was rebuilt in 1893 and now comprises a total of 26 guest rooms. Facilities include a 24-hour reception and check-out service, a cloakroom, lift access and Internet access. The hotel features a majestic ballroom that can cater for up to 250 guests, as well as the Northgate restaurant, a cocktail bar and a comfortable lounge on the ground floor. Conference facilities, a laundry service and a car park and garage also feature.
This historic city hotel is located it the heart of Darlington's town centre. The establishment overlooks the pedestrianised centre of this vibrant northern town and is easily accessible by road, rail and air. Guests will find a number of shops, restaurants, bars, pubs, nightlife spots and public transport links in the hotel's immediate vicinity and the nearest airport is Durham Tees Valley Airport, which is just 9 km away. Other nearby airports include Newcastle Airport (68 km) and Leeds Bradford International Airport (95 km).
The en suite guest rooms each include a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, a TV, Internet access, tea and coffee making facilities and an ironing set. The bathrooms feature a shower or bathtub and the room come with double beds.
During the morning a continental breakfast is served in buffet style. Throughout the day the popular lounge offers morning coffee or afternoon tea.
The hotel accepts the following credit cards: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA.
From the A1M North exit: J57-A66 Darlington: Follow signs to Darlington and then take the A167 to Durham. Pass the fire station on the right. At the roundabout turn left into Stonebridge and then take the 1st right after the zebra crossing onto Crown Street. Take the 1st left onto Priestgate and the car park is on the right. From A1M South exit: J59 A167 Darlington, then the A167 to Northallerton and follow signs for Crown Street car park. Turn right onto Stonebridge then take the 1st right onto Crown Street. Take the 1st left onto Priestgate and then the 1st right into the hotel car park.
Direct dial telephone
Iron and board