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The Forresters Hotel & Restaurant

3.0 of 5 52 - 53 Market Place, Middleton in Teesdale DL12 0QH, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Glossop, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for one night only mid-week (Thurs.) on a cold and damp November day.We arrived to a warm greeting and given room 1 mentioned by other reviewers. This is not a big room but it was warm and comfortable, and clean. Dinner was a massive delight; superbly cooked French style food, nicely presented without undue elaboration so beloved of... More

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Northampton, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having been brought up in Teesdale and also lived in France for many years, I was both surprised and delighted when I came across the Forresters quite by chance while looking on the internet for Teesdale art and memorabilia. I have never written a review for Tripadvisor before but, having spent a truly superb weekend at this wonderful "trouvaille" I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We drove 100 miles to eat here and count down the days until we can come back. The service and food are exceptional, anywhere else we choose to eat we always find ourselves comparing to the forresters. Everything is perfect in the bar and restaurant, and I'm a very fussy eater! We will be back again soon!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed another lovely night here at the weekend..We travel 45 minutes one way just to eat here, surely that says it all. I love everything about this place, staff are lovely & the food is superb! I highly recommend this place.. keep doing what you are doing! Well done 😊

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm friendly & lovely ambience but the food did not live up to expectations!! Having visited France many times & hosted French families the food was not authentic... The Duck Cassoulet, dry beans & cold duck!!.... What can I say!! Staff lovely, food mediocre!!

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forrestershotel, Owner at The Forresters Hotel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi, Sorry you didn't enjoy your meal at the Forresters, although we don't have Duck cassoulet on the menu, you didn't get us mixed up with a different place? Franck More

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights October 2014 - this was our 3rd stay and again, we had a lovely time. We first stayed here around a year ago and haven't been disappointed on any of our stays. Great hosts, lovely clean rooms, with a 'boutique' edge and excellent food too. Great prices - fab village within an hours driving from... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Enjoyed a 2 night stay here in October. Lovely surroundings in a nice quiet little village but with plenty of amenities. The hotel had a nice friendly atmosphere and the rooms were modern and nicely decorated if a little rough around the edges. Only sampled their breakfast but it was fab. There was noise on the Saturday night till around... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We went to The Forresters on the recommendation of friends. We were not disappointed. The dining room was clean and well decorated, service was efficient and friendly without being overpowering The menu was varied offering some French dishes as well as old favourites . The food was excellent, freshly cooked, well presented , hot and tasty .The portion sizes were... More

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Tenbury Wells
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

A large party (14) of us stayed the one night fort a sporting day. We had a room with a 'split level', en-suite, bathroom but all very adequate. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Great service for a superb dinner. Breakfast in the morning I can only describe as heroic. I would recommend this to anyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

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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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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