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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 #26 of 43 Durham B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Roda, Greece
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Living mostly in Greece now, The Kings Head afforded us a step back to the traditional village pub/hotel as we remembered it. We had a very comfortable and spacious room overlooking the village green and both the bar and restaurant offered great value for money. We enjoyed the location as we were able to explore the unique village of Lanchester,... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff friendly rooms well equipped nice location cosy village inn feel would return Durham 15minutes away by car or bus but Lanchester a nice little village itself ideal spot to stay in food was good and a welcoming atmosphere

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Pleasant surroundings, village location. Nice pub feel. Food superb - both breakfast and dinner. Excellent quality food and value for money. Service good. Staff friendly. Room satisfactory but nothing outstanding. En-suite only just about adequate. VERY small - loo, tiny basin and shower squeezed in but towel rail outside in bedroom!!!! Also rather tired looking - needed painting, new sealant,... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I have visited the King's Head over many, many years for meals and have mostly been pleased with the quality of the food until last week when I was served an unwashed and partly decomposing salad. The food looked very good and the rest of it really was tasty but under the salad leaves was some very squishy dark green,... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

WE found THE KINGS HEAD on late rooms.com when looking for a nice quiet place for a night away close to Beamish ....we were allocated room 5 and found it very comfortable ,breakfast was great as was the 3 course evening meal which was superb value at £12.95 ...no complaints at all in fact we returned with friends last weekend... More 

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Durham UK
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We regard the 'King's Head' as our local, and in several years, we have never been presented with a disappointing meal here.Sunday lunch is excellent value- the Tapas Evenings offer a wide range of delicious choices, and the frequent 'Special Theme Nights' are always popular and offer different experiences of dining. The food is always very good, the atmosphere is... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We were told to try out the pub as we were not staying far from it, we both were very glad we did, not only is the food & drinks exceptionally good, the price is too, also the staff are very friendly & make you feel very welcome.

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England
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63 reviews 63 reviews
19 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We recently stayed here for one night. The place is very clean and the staff were very welcoming. The room is typical pub accommodation, clean and basic. There was plenty of tea and coffee available. We decided to eat in the pub for an evening meal. The food choice was excellent and we were not disappointed with the quality or... More 

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Matlock, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Just recently visited this hotel for lunch whilst visiting family in Lanchester,and what a very pleasant surprise.The pub was very busy ,which spoke volumes,and what an extensive menu! It took about 15 minutes to decide what to have,I have never seen such a huge variety of choices available.We were served by a girl called Ellie who was so obliging, and... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The Kings Head Hotel sits at the bottom of the attractive village of Lanchester. It is nicer to look at from the outside than the inside. The give away is the ‘chalk pen’ signs all over the place, proclaiming prophetic witticisms such as ‘If you hear the smoke alarm, dinners ready!’ – Hmmm. The bar area has a number of... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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