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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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Durham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After hearing many good reports on the Foresters we decided we'd see what it was like for ourselves. What we came across was one of the most disorganised restaurants I've ever come across. There are plenty of staff, who are all very friendly but unfortunately seem to have no idea what they are doing. There is no cohesion between the... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family, consisting of myself, my wife and my 2 girls aged 2 & 13 have just stayed at the Foresters. My sister and her 2 boys, 7 & 10 also booked in as we had travelled north from Portsmouth for a family do. The guest house itself is spotless, both inside and out and has a real homely feel,... More

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Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Very comfortable well thought out room with superb bathroom, splendid bed and great views across Crook the the moors. Evening meals excellent, breakfasts just the job. Friendly and helpful hosts. Will visit again!

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

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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Lancashire
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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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
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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
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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
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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
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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Address: 7 Railway Terrace | Stanley, Crook DL15 9RY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Crook

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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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