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Kings Head Hotel

Station Road, Lanchester village | on the A167 between Durham to Consett, Durham DH7 0EX, England
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Ranked #17 of 41 Durham B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014
Herne848 Swindon, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My friend picked out this pub as likely good location from which to tour the battlefields of the North East and what a pleasant surprise his choice was. An excellent location just 8 miles west of Durham and with good road links in a variety of directions. The room was clean and comfortable and always 'done' when we returned from... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My wife and I stayed for the weekend to meet up with 3 other couples. The room was clean and comfortable and the food in the restaurant was great. The menu has a large selection of dishes which should appeal to everyone, especially large appetites :-). The full English breakfast was superb and plentiful, but the breakfast menu could benefit... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Thankyou for a lovely Sunday Roast, Have been to the Kings Head several times and thought it was time for a review. The service from the girl's is always excellent, even when the place is very busy they are always efficient, smiling and always ask you is everything is ok. The food is always fresh, well presented and tasty. The... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Lovely four days really nice helpful staff absolutely wonderful meals,great location,sad to come home and as this was our second visit and can't wait to come back at Christmas. Lanchester lovely village and people so friendly

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uk
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for one night in this hotel, room was very adequate for our needs, very clean, plenty of tea, coffee etc. bathroom although small has all you need. Staff were very friendly, did not try the evening meal ate in the Italians over the road, (really wish we hadn't) seeing the meals being served to other customers we were wishing... More

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stanley
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90 reviews 90 reviews
12 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

visited here for wednesday lunch about 1-15pm, the place was full, and we were told to grab a seat.There was one young waitress taking food orders and clearing tables, and another girl serving drinks, the place was heaving. We waited and waited and waited for a menu and to put our drinks order in, this was no fault of the... More

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durham uk
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70 reviews 70 reviews
22 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We regularly eat at The Kings Head and have never had any complaints, until this visit. The pub was very quiet, there was one family dining when we arrived, we were told which table to go to and our drinks arrived promptly. We both knew what we wanted, so didn't take a long time checking menus. We ordered our food... More

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Consett
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Went to Lanchester Village with the intention of going to Deano's Tratoria but arrived too early so decided to call into the King Head Hotel to kill a bit of time, ended up having a meal there and all I can say is "Brilliant" and the staff made the night so enjoyable

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Mildenhall, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Short stay to spend Christmas with family in Leadgate Christmas eve and Christmas day. As soon as we arrived at the hotel we were greeted by friendly, smiley staff who quickly booked us in and showed us to our room, despite being very busy in the restaurant and bar! The room we were given was lovely and looked over on... More

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newcastle upon tyne
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67 reviews 67 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Twice now we have pulled in at The Kings Head for lunch, the restaurant is through the bar area and you have to wait to be seated, it gets busy at lunch times, you have the choice of two menu's a specials one or the normal one, the service is good the staff being polite and attentive, the food is... More

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Address: Station Road, Lanchester village | on the A167 between Durham to Consett, Durham DH7 0EX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
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