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Bannatyne Hotel Darlington

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Southend Avenue, Darlington DL3 7HZ, England
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Ranked #5 of 19 hotels in Darlington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lancashire, England
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Me and my partner were up last weekend to visit family. Can't go wrong with the price . Rooms and layout were lovely and evening staff and reception were fantastic. Big disappointments are the parking. Case of dump your car and leave. And not enough bars. Could do with making the reception into a bar as had a long wait... More

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Darlington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was a guest at a friend's wedding here recently and had the most incredible day at this beautiful venue. It was the second wedding I've attended here this summer, and I was blown away on both occasions. From the ceremony in the restaurant area, to drinks in the beautiful gardens, then a superb wedding breakfast and fantastic evening reception,... More

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We recently stayed for a week's holiday. We absolutely loved our time at the hotel. The building was lovely and our room overlooked the lawn. The decor and furnishings were so tasteful and the staff were friendly and helpful. We enjoyed an excellent evening meal. The hotel is really well situated close to the town centre and perfect for exploring... More

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Lucy R, General Manager at Bannatyne Hotel Darlington, responded to this review

Dear Pat D Thank you so much for your lovely review following your week long stay with us. I am thrilled that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay including your room, the food and the service. Thank you again for your review and we look forward to welcoming you both back to the Hotel in the future. Kind regards... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
25 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here on a Friday night after the hottest day of the year- arrived to a beautiful room with windows open and a fab, all nice and cool. I then needed to check out before breakfast on a Saturday to catch a train, staff went out of their way to ensure I could grab some breakfast and where super... More

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Lucy R, General Manager at Bannatyne Hotel Darlington, responded to this review

Dear Stef_1986 I am delighted that you had such a pleasant stay with us and thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I am so pleased you found you room to be beautiful and cool, the staff to be so helpful and the location to be so great, as you say 'what more could you want?' Thank... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've traveled to the area four times for business reasons this year, staying at the Bannatyne on three of those occasions. On my first stay, I was in a "four-poster" room, which was the only type available when I booked on short notice. That room was perfect in every way. It faced the street, and while traffic noise might bother... More

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Lucy R, General Manager at Bannatyne Hotel Darlington, responded to this review

Dear FifthGenTexan Thank you for taking the time to review your three stays at the Hotel. I am delighted that on each stay you have been impressed with our rooms, the size and decor offered. Room 52, our 4 poster suite, is exquisite and offers a real 'wow' factor. Our Executive rooms are in the older part of the building... More

Darlington, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All I can say is wow. me and my gorgeous wife decided to have a night away from it all. The staff are fantastic, the hotel is amazing . The food to die for .. Get this on Friday night at 8 o clock we were sat in the garden , in the sunshine sipping wine and San Miguel. Oh... More

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Lucy R, General Manager at Bannatyne Hotel Darlington, responded to this review

Dear Joe D Thank you so much for your lovely review following your recent stay with us. I am thrilled that you had such an enjoyable time. I look forward to sharing your feedback, regarding the staff and the service they provided, with the team. For you to feel that you were treated like 'royalty' is a compliment to us,... More

Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I held our wedding here on 20.6.2014 and we cannot speak highly enough of the staff. I stayed over the night before the wedding and unfortunately we had some very noisy neighbours, we complained and the young man on reception did everything he could to resolve the situation. Sadly he could get no response from the inconsiderate... More

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Lucy R, General Manager at Bannatyne Hotel Darlington, responded to this review

Dear SoontobeMrsCooper Thank you so much for your lovely review following your wonderful wedding day at the Hotel. I am thrilled that the run up to the wedding and the big day, ran so smoothly for you and that the staff helped in every way they could, especially Jade and Paula. I am sorry that the noise made by some... More

Darlington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband treat me to a meal at Maxine's restaurant. The food was outstanding and the atmosphere was so relaxing. Our night was made even better from the service of our waitress Sian. What a wonderful, polite young lady. A true asset to the Bannatyne team.

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Lucy R, General Manager at Bannatyne Hotel Darlington, responded to this review

Dear Joanned1984 Thank you so much for your lovely review following your meal at the Hotel. I am delighted that you found the food to be 'outstanding' and the atmosphere 'relaxing'. I really do appreciate your special mention of the service Sian provided to you. I agree completely that Sian is a true asset to our team and I look... More

Preston, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our second stay in this very comfortable hotel. Friendly reception, clean, spacious and tastefully decorated room. A good night sleep and tasty breakfast, thankyou to all the team. Plenty of free paking and just a short walk into the town centre.

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Lucy R, General Manager at Bannatyne Hotel Darlington, responded to this review

Dear loulou187062 What a lovely succinct review! Sums up perfectly everything we look to offer our guests. I am delighted that as a returning guests you have enjoyed such high standards during your stays. Thank you again for taking the time to share your feedback and we look forward to seeing you again very soon. Kind regards Lucy Readshaw, General... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stay for one night.. all of the staff are friendly, bit old style hotel. unfortunately, i have been given the room for disabled (at lower floor). the toilet is designated for the use of disabled. free wifi, very beautiful garden :D

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Lucy R, General Manager at Bannatyne Hotel Darlington, responded to this review

Dear Syazmi S Thank you for sharing your feedback following your recent stay with us. I am so pleased that you were satisfied with all aspects of your stay and found all the staff to be friendly. Thank you again for taking the time to share your feedback and we look forward to seeing you again very soon. Kind regards... More

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Address: Southend Avenue, Darlington DL3 7HZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Darlington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Bannatyne Hotel Darlington 4*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Darlington #2 Luxury Hotel in Darlington #3 Family Hotel in Darlington #3 Romantic Hotel in Darlington
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Experience a unique blend of luxury accommodation, great service and fine dining with Bannatyne Hotel Darlington. Perfect for business and leisure. Each of our well appointed rooms have FREE wireless internet access and Maxine's Bar & Restaurant makes the perfect venue for meeting friends for coffee, drinks and fine food. Also whether hosting a business meeting or an exhibition, or even getting married, Bannatyne Hotel Darlington is the ideal venue to make your event a success. ... more   less 
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