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The Forresters Hotel & Restaurant

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   52 - 53 Market Place, Middleton in Teesdale DL12 0QH, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Tucked away in a beautiful part of the country is this absolute gem. Originally two pubs knocked into one its old and quirky but it has a great selection of beers both local real ales and continental, wine also. The rooms are good enough some apparently have the en suite bathroom on a different level although we didnt have one... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quirky old building in a beautiful part of the country.It is the second visit to the Forresters and was equally as good as the first. The room although small was adequate and very clean with adequate supply of tea and coffee. The staff were very efficient and welcoming and the high standards are still maintained by Frank and the team.... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time myself and my husband have stayed here to celebrate our wedding anniversary and both times the food has been exquisite. Presentation, flavour, choice all brilliant. Shame the waitress seemed like she had more important things to do with her time than look after us though. The quirky room, with bathroom on the upstairs level was... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent two nights here we were very impressed with the quality and quantity of the food just fantastic . The staff do the hotel proud nothing seemed to be a bother . We were in room one a small room but ok for our needs .A great location to visit High Force and Barnard Castle . Thanks again to... More

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Middlesbrough
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

First time here we were impressed immediately with our congenial French host Frank. We had lunch on Saturday from the bar meals menu and were so impressed with the quality of the food, we returned for Sunday lunch, passing on traditional English Sunday roast for something a little more Gallic.We weren't disappointed the chef is Madame Frank and she makes... More

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Despite the hotel being almost empty we were given a room over the bar , at first I thought they were using a PA but no, the floor is that thin you can hear actual sentences which seem to be amplified Shabby is how I would describe the room , the roof had leaked in the bathroom leaving stains on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I stayed mid week for 2 nights. The staff were very friendly and helpful. As I had driven from Scotland the tea and coffee facilities were much appreciated as were the hairdryer and iron. My friend and I had dinner on the 2nd evening and were really impressed with the small wine list, the excellent waiter was able and willing... More

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Malvern Wells, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Stayed at The Forresters over the weekend 25-27July. Having read the reviews, we asked for a quiet room at the back. Friday and Saturday nights were quite noisy until the early hours as there is little sound insulation between floors and rooms. Sunday night though was quiet except for owls calling and early morning tractors making the most of the... More

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York, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We stayed here in February. I loved the room, friendly staff, really cozy, great breakfast and great downstairs bar where you could hang out for a few night caps before bed. Unfortunately the noise was awful from our room, we couldn't hear the film we had put on to watch and it didn't stop until 1.30am, put us in a... More

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Billingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

On arrival found the owners very friendly and helpful, the rooms very good we had a room at the rear with it being mid week there was no noise from the bar area, the meals where very good,everything was very good while we where there, it was during World Cup football and the hotel provided snacks to which you helped... More

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Address: 52 - 53 Market Place, Middleton in Teesdale DL12 0QH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Middleton in Teesdale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Forresters Hotel & Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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