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The Foresters Guest House

7 Railway Terrace | Stanley, Crook DL15 9RY, England
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The Foresters Guest House
Ranked #2 of 4 Crook B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Northampton, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have just stayed for our third visit to Jim and Denise,s FABULOUS B&B. This is a must stay if you need a B&B anywhere in this area. A nicer couple you could not wish to meet, the rooms are spotless, spacious and very comfortable with every need catered for. The breakfast is perfect, the full english is cooked to perfection.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This place is a must visit !!! Spotlessly clean couldn't find anything to fault it . Shame we only stayed 2 nights. We fully intend to return if only to sample more of the fab food on the extensive menu. Be warned though don't go nibbling on the complementary biscuits in room before hand. Food portions are huge!! Hosts Denise... More

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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Whilst visiting relatives close by we chose the Foresters Guest House for our overnight stay. We were met by the friendly couple who own the Guest House, and shown to our accommodation on the first floor. A light and airy room, lovely and warm and spotlessly clean. Comfy bed, large flat screen tv,. Kettle, Tea, coffee, even Hot Chocolate, biscuits... More

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

This was the first time I stayed at the Foresters and what a great place to stay. Met on arrival by Denise and Jim who made me feel very welcome. My room, at the rear was very spacious, spotless and comfortable. The peaceful and warm room enabled me to sleep very well on each of the 6 nights I stayed.... More

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York, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

a warm welcome by staff,also owners Denise & Jim , we only stayed one night,would have liked to stayed longer, what a great place, very clean and comfortable, breakfast was fantastic it set us up for the day, we will be returning to sample sunday lunch.

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Greater Manchester
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

My husband and myself stayed here at the beginning of Nov. for our Ruby wedding anniversary and loved every moment. Like home from home and made to feel most welcome. The room we had was excellent with lovely views, very clean and welcoming. Breakfast was plentiful and cooked to perfection. Evening meals very, very nice indeed. Will return.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

The Foresters Guest House. We stayed for two nights in September. It's a wonderful place to stay. Denise and Jim are lovely friendly people very helpful and make you feel welcome in their home. The staff are also really nice friendly and helpful. The place is lovely and clean, and decorated to a very high standard. The food - well... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Just returned from a very enjoyable weeks stay. We were visiting relatives in the area and they recommended The Foresters Arms. The rooms were beautifully decorated, spacious and spotlessly clean. They offer an extensive and very appetising breakfast menu. We also had several evening meals including their very popular Sunday roast. It is such a shame we live nearly 300... More

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Our first time to The Foresters and hopefully not the last. We stayed 3 nights and everything was fabulous. Absolutely spot on! Great food in the restaurant and cosy, chic little bar. Denise and Jim are the perfect hosts. Our room was probably the most spacious we have ever stayed in...clean and comfortable. Excellent value for money.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

Such a lovely little place. We were recommended to stay as we're were attending a wedding at Crook golf club and we needed a b&b. The rooms were lovely (loving the Laura Ashley wallpaper!), very clean and very comfortable. The owners were spot on, very welcoming and helpful (couldn't do enough for you). The breakfast was the best I have... More

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Address: 7 Railway Terrace | Stanley, Crook DL15 9RY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Crook

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The Foresters is conveniently situated to allow easy access to many places of interest in the North East of England. We are truly at the gateway of the beautiful Weardale and only a short distance to many historic delights including the ancient city of Durham with the twin spectacle of Durham Cathedral and Castle. This licensed guest house is new to the market in Autumn 2010. The en-suite bedrooms all have televisions, bathrobes and tea/coffee making facilities, most enjoy panoramic views of the local countryside. A full English breakfast is included in the price with all produce being locally sourced where possible. Evening meals are available. Adjacent to the guest house is the Deerness Valley walkway, providing the ideal opportunity to enjoy the local countryside. These extensive trailways are popular with walkers and cyclists alike. Secure storage for bicycles is available. ... more   less 
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