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The Red Well Inn

Harmire Road, Barnard Castle DL12 8QJ, England
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Ranked #13 of 21 Barnard Castle B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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66 reviews 66 reviews
19 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were at the red well for three days and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Although the room and bathroom was on the small side it was clean. The food was excellent and the staff were lovely. Excellent parking and an easy walk into the centre of Barnard Castle. Would stay again.

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Barnard castle
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

As we live close by we use the red well quite regular for a bite to eat they have a good choice of food on the menu and the quality and portions of meals have been good the staff are friendly and the service is good.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Lovely comfortable room, great bed, loved the french doors and access to our own terrace. Went with Groupon deal and were made to feel very welcome unlike some places who can be a bit dismissive of these deals. Great food in bar, very good value for money. Staff were lovely. Generally very clean and would certainly return.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Stopped off for a light lunch, was met at the door by the proprietor. It was about 1pm on 10 April, but the place was very quiet. We were shown to a table and asked if we would like a drink from the bar. The menu was typically pub grub, from fish & chips to baked potatoes to hot sandwiches.... More

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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights to attend a wedding nearby. The room was fine and though we were close to the road we weren't disturbed by any noise. Breakfast was lovely and although we didn't eat here the meals we saw whilst sat in the bar looked nice. It's a Short stroll into the town centre and local taxi... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at the Red Well Inn from a voucher deal making the night very inexpensive, especially as two breakfasts and a bottle of wine was included! Greeted by a lovely young man who showed us the direction to our room. The room was good, essentials (well what I class as essentials) such as tea, coffee, kettle, towels, soap & shampoo... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

To be honest we only decided to stay here because of another kgb deal, which offered fantastic value for money. We were pleasantly surprised with The Red Well Inn, on arrival it didn't look over impressive from outside, but upon entering we were warmly greeted and shown to our room (No.8) which is a family room, though only my partner... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014 via mobile

A very very pleasent overnight stay. Made more than welcom on arrival , Simon the owner has a lovely manner. Decided to have a meal in the restaurant and had probably the best steak ever , fantastic value. The bedroom had everything you needed. Breakfast was beautiful . All in all a great nights stay and we will be definately... More

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York, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

What a wonderful place to stay - ideal location for exploring the tow, Bowes Museum, High force and other villages in the Northern Pennines. The food was excellent - rooms were exceptionally tidy, good car parking - its one of the few places I would take friends to for a short break. You owe it to yourselves to have a... More

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Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

The "average" rating is bordering on "good" - and this could easily be achieved by the owners spending a little on refreshing some of the decor and fittings. A clean and comfortable B&B with polite and helpful staff. For the money, it is perfectly good value.

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Address: Harmire Road, Barnard Castle DL12 8QJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Barnard Castle
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The Red Well Inn Barnard Castle, County Durham

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