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The Coachman Hotel

Victoria Road, Darlington DL1 5JJ , England
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Redcar, United Kingdom
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227 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 633 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

A group of us meet there every year for a conference. The location is within 1 minute walk (100m) of Darlington railway station. The Victorian/Edwardian building is showing its age and is in need of some serious TLC (tender loving care). Although everything was clean enough, it has a run down and rather shabby atmosphere. The toilets were smelly. The... More 

3 Thank Steve M
Casablanca, Morocco
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35 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

My luggage was heavy so staying next to the train station was important. And this hotel is nearly in the station. I walked in without reservation and got a very good rate 40 pounds including breakfast. Room is OK if you want it just for sleep. Wifi is available only in the lobby because the "router" is on the reception... More 

Thank Ahmed_Badda
Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I stayed here for two nights in March. One of the main reasons I chose it was because the website offered a comfortable restaurant or a range of bar meals available. As I was travelling by myself it suited me to eat in. The reality could not have been more different. The restaurant only opened in the morning for breakfast... More 

1 Thank 222psh

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The Coachman was once an amazing building and interior but now somewhat faded. This didn't detract from the excellent service, spotless room and amazing breakfast. Couldn't have been more helpful and brilliant value for money

7 Thank Spike C
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Having read the previous reviews we were a little apprehensive as to what to expect. However we couldn't have been more pleasantly surprised with what we found. Booked 2 double rooms as a base for the purpose of taking part in The Great North Run. Only a 2 min walk from the main train station, yet not a single train... More 

6 Thank Feline_Fan_9
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Room ok for one night stay on business Hotel don't do food on a Thursday but take a ways about . Hotel could do with an up date But you get what you pay for. Breakfast was same you get what you pay for .all in all payed £35 for one night so didn't feel ripped off .

5 Thank 514Darcy
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

Having looked at other reviews I was a little apprehensive about booking into this hotel but I wanted somewhere close to the station. When I entered the hotel I was greeted by a smell of fresh flowers and a lovely lady who showed me the types of rooms available to see which would be suitable for me. The room I... More 

4 Thank Hannahj83
Darlington, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

Stopped at this hotel with my partner last Monday and was greater by an exceptionally rude receptionist the hotel was clean but old shower in our room was poor the long life milk was off and we had to push down on kettle to boil it and when we left we got not even a thank you or good bye,... More 

1 Thank David L
Durham, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013 via mobile

I have stayed at this hotel and booked parties of my own here. The staff are very friendly and polite.the bedrooms and function rooms are very clean. My parties have always been setup and organised very well by the staff, I would recommend this venue to anyone

7 Thank Magpies2412
Darlington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

I attended a christening in October at this great hotel it was all set up beautiful I was really pleased with the day the staff was ever so helpful n friendly and value for money I would recommend this hotel to anyone who is planning on wanting a party

8 Thank helen b

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