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BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel

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Walworth Road, Walworth, Darlington DL2 2LY, England
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Newton Aycliffe, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went for sunday carvery in farmers bar. Was shown a table and that was where service ended. No menus on tables to say if they did starters deserts or any other options to carvery. I feel its their loss by not telling people what is available.Had to pay at bar for drinks and carvery which was chaotic , gave some... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought i would do something nice for my parents and i booked a stay via laterooms.com and select a double room and breakfast confirmation went through got email to then get a phone call 30 mins later to say they had no double rooms. I went back on laterooms for it to still be showing double room and even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a wedding here it was amazing, the surroundings the service the food it was an unforgettable day, and an owl flying into the chapel with the rings and landing on the best man's gloved hand was breath taking if you want a truly special wedding choose this venue

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from Walworth Castle with my boyfriend for a romantic night away! We had a lovely time, welcomed by a lovely receptionist, then went to room (35) ! It was amazing big suite, four poster bed, separate room with sofa and tv, and a bathroom! Was immaculate! Went for a walk round grounds which were stunning, then had a... More 

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Rachel S, Owner at BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear samblake83, Thank you for writing such a wonderful review about our hotel. I am pleased that you decided to stay with us for a romantic night away. I am glad you found everything to be to your satisfaction and I will certainly pass on this information onto our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. More 

Durham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my husband came to Walworth Castle for a night away and loved it. We arrived a sunny afternoon in July to be welcomed to an upgrade from Lindsey on Reception (thank you very much Lindsey). We were allocated to Edwina's room which was gorgeous and very comfortable. The room was cleaned by Kath, who did an excellent job... More 

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Rachel S, Owner at BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lainey D, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you very much for writing such a wonderful review of our hotel. I will certainly pass your comments onto Lindsey and Kath who contributed in making your stay so special. I hope you will come and see us again soon, as we will look forward... More 

Glossop, United Kingdom
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125 reviews
79 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A one night stay close to Darlington. This old castle style building with rooms in the old castle or in an attached annex. The room within the annexe was small and stark but comfortable. Wifi good for mail but slow for major downloads. Room clean with a comfortable bed. TV to small and should be upgraded. Farmers Bar excellent with... More 

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Rachel S, Owner at BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ChefJDD, Thank you for your review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our hotel and found the room to be clean and comfortable. Being located in such a rural location, our wifi is slow at times but as you say it is adequate for smaller downloads. Thanks again and we look forward to welcoming you back... More 

Hinckley, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was partners 50th birthday weekend and she wanted to stay in a castle with a four poster bed. Walworth castle fitted the bill perfectly The suit we had was a delight and filled her expectations. What really made the weekend was the staff they were superb and a great credit to the hotel and themselves. If you are expecting... More 

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Rachel S, Owner at BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Peter C, Thank you for your recent review and for choosing BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel to spend your 50th birthday celebrations. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you found the staff to be a credit to the hotel. I will certainly pass your comments back to them. We look forward to welcoming you back... More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel for our 2nd wedding anniversary and loved it. The hotel is beautiful, the room we stayed in was basic but comfortable (we didnt come to sit in the room all night) the food was amazing and the staff were all very pleasent especially Ian in the farmers bar who could not have made us feel anymore... More 

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Rachel S, Owner at BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear keeleychapman, I am pleased you decided to stay at our hotel to celebrate your second wedding anniversary. I am glad you had an enjoyable stay and I will certainly pass your comments onto Ian and the rest of the team who made your stay so special. I am pleased you will come back with your children as we do... More 

Halifax
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187 reviews
66 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here whilst visiting Bishop Auckland with work. Lovely building with character. Nice cosy bar area and good service. Only grumble was that my room was RIGHT ABOVE the kitchens and the extractor fan were on til late then on again from 6ish in the morning. Apart from that (and the visible bathroom window with no netting! ) all was... More 

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Rachel S, Owner at BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Crazysurfkid, Thanks for your recent review. I am pleased that you enjoyed the building and character as well as the service the staff provided you. We have recently has a new fan installed in the kitchen, and I am sorry if you found it to be too loud. Thank you for bringing this to my attention and I will... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed with a friend for one night,very friendly atmosphere,excellent evening meal and breakfast. The room was spotless and comfortable,grounds were immaculate with stunning views. I thought this hotel was excellent value,plus a genuine North East welcome.Aunele on reception was a delight and an absolute credit to the hotel.

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Rachel S, Owner at BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear John G, Thank you for your recent review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay and found the atmosphere to be friendly and the food to be of an excellent standard. I will pass your comments onto Auriel as well as the rest of the team who made your stay so enjoyable. More 

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