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Moorings Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
Hett Hills, Chester-le-Street DH2 3JU, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Heather W Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Moorings for a couple of nights (with friends/family) whilst attending the annual Great North Festival of Transport at Beamish Museum 2.5 miles away. Good value for money, nicely decorated and clean rooms, staff very friendly and attentive. Breakfast was excellent, served in the Restaurant upstairs (plenty of choice and served on hot plates - can highly recommend... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived for an overnight stay yesterday at 3.30. Reception empty so went to the bar as requested via sign on desk. Shown to room by one of the barstaff, and given the usual spiel with breakfast between 7 and 9am. Decided to eat in restaurant/bar, shown to a table by the fire exit. Messed up the order for starters with... More 

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Chester-le-street
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I used to eat here on a regular basis but the last occasion was not good. We went for Sunday lunch and waited for a table, not a problem as we are used to this but it does become very cramped in the small bar area, the Sunday lunch arrived quickly but the meat was cold, we couldn't get the... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Ate here last night and was impressed with the food. We were served by a girl called Amy who was nice enough. Only disappointing part was we waited 40 mins for our food so plan plenty of time if you eat here. Food was worth the wait and I would most certainly come back. Price of the meal was good... More 

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Ashton-under-Lyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Stayed here at the weekend in a double room booked at the last minute. General standard was very good, nice clean room with comfortable bed. Bathroom was ample in size and very clean, there was all the necessary toiletries and towels. The room was reasonable value for money. Views from the property were excellent over the surrounding areas. The evening... More 

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Stayed here recently with my other half to celebrate her birthday. We had the hot tub room which was fantastic, our own little patioed area to have a drink and relax in the tub with no destractions. Room was lovely inside and most comfortable bed i've slept in, in a hotel. We also had a few drinks and food in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

tried to book a table but were told that we couldn't book for Sunday lunch but to come along and wait which we did we were given a table very quickly we soon found out why table five was like being in the docks it was so claustrophobic The couple on the next table who were leaving suggested we had... More 

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Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I was totally disgusted to find that there was no disabled toilet or baby change at The Moorings whilst we were out for a family meal. What they called the baby change was a small round table with an old dirty blue cloth over it in the female toilets, I couldn't even fit my baby on it & there was... More 

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Shotley Bridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

wish we lived nearer and could afford to go more but our business has recently had to be sold. before that we would go regular. love this place especially on a sunday, the veggies are to die for one of my favourite places

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

When we first arrived at the Moorings Hotel we were greeted by friendly staff who couldnt do enough for you. We were then taken to our room which was loverly with a nice outlook. We booked for an evening meal which was superb the mussels are to die for... the whole atmosphere was second to none only wished we lived... More 

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