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Lily Hill Farm

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Brignall, Barnard Castle DL12 9SF, England
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Ranked #5 of 21 Barnard Castle B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Tourists3 West Midlands, uk
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
West Midlands, uk
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night and would happily have stayed longer. Karen gave us a friendly warm welcome and the home made scones were very welcome after our long journey. The farm is very peaceful and the views from our double room were lovely. Lots of choice for breakfast and all in all a really nice stay. We will definitely return... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

It was a shame we could only stay one night. We loved everything about lily hill farm. Location, beautiful countryside, friendly welcome, blissful night's sleep and splendid breakfast. Plenty of choice for dinner nearby. Planning a longer visit next time!

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Fantastic location, fantastic hosts,fantastic breakfast.we only stayed one night but could not have picked anywhere better. Would definitely return. The scones on arrival were a lovely touch after a long journey. We even had a packed lunch when we left for a minimal charge.Can definitely recommend a stay at this working farm.

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Derby, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Only a hop and a skip from the A66, but Lilyhill is beautifully quiet and peaceful. A warm welcome and a lovely comfy room in a gorgeous old farmhouse with plenty of space for luggage and relaxation and a nice view over the walled garden where the birds serenaded us. The scones and jam on arrival were lovely - I... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

What a place to stay!!! Karen & Frank were so welcoming, nothing was too much trouble. Fresh home-made scones on arrival, spacious very comfortable bedroom, peace and quiet - wonderful. Breakfast was excellent, cereal, fresh fruit, full English if required, fresh toast and lashings of tea or coffee. Our 4 day stay was simply not long enough, despite the weather,... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
77 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Stayed here for a couple of nights to attend a wedding nearby. I can't add much more than previous reviews, other that to say that we had a nice stay and enjoyed the peace and quiet that the location provided. Special mention must go to the breakfast, it was really good!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Very comfortable stay with welcoming hosts. Nice touch to have fresh home made scones on arrival. Comfortable, well appointed room and an excellent breakfast with fresh fruit salad, full English breakfast and ample coffee, toast etc. Highly recommended. We'll be back!

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

My husband and I spent two very relaxing nights at Lily Hill Farm: the room was perfect (spotlessly clean and quiet, well-proportioned with a gorgeous view and an excellent matress), and the breakfast was delicious (great range to choose from too). The location is both convinient (just off the A66) and idyllic-the surrounding countryside is beautiful. The welcome was warm... More

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Mississauga, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

A friendly welcome, a spacious, comfortable room, excellent breakfast, and a peaceful rural location. Our window overlooked the farmhouse garden, and sheep grazing land with the moors rising in the distance. Perfect.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at Lily Hill Farm for 2 nights as we were attending a wedding nearby. We received a very warm, friendly welcome from Karen, the owner. Fresh homemade scones in the rooms on arrival and fresh milk for tea/coffee were a lovely touch. Rooms were great and breakfast fantastic. Can't recommend Lily Hill Farm highly enough. We'll be back... More

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Address: Brignall, Barnard Castle DL12 9SF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Barnard Castle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Lily Hill Farm 4*
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Lily Hill Farm Barnard Castle, County Durham

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