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Lancashire, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is our second visit, and not disappointed.On arrival the lady on the desk was very pleasant and welcoming.We were on the third floor in a nice cosy very clean room! Breakfast was nice, plenty of choice, but fried eggs were a bit overcooked so my husband asked for poached eggs which were perfect, nothing too much trouble in asking...

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Halesowen
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and myself stayed at Blackwell Grange for 3 nights over New Year including the dinner and disco on New Year's Eve. We had a wonderful time! The room was large, warm and well decorated and furnished. All the meals were delicious. The staff were friendly and couldn't do enough for you and the dinner and disco were just...

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Dawn R, General Manager at Blackwell Grange Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Robin Thank you for taking the time to share your great review on your recent visit to Blackwell Grange for our New Year celebrations. I am delighted you had a wonderful time and found the atmosphere great. I will share your feedback with the team who will be overjoyed. I know we did sell out for our New Years...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The afternoon tea was nice. The selection of sandwiches and cakes were delicious. We had the champagne option and were delighted when myself and maypole friend were given a small bottle each rather than just a glass. There was only one niggle and that was I had booked it in advance as it was a treat for a friend but...

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Dear Lesley Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on your recent visit to Blackwell Grange for Afternoon Tea. I am delighted you found the selection of sandwiches and cakes delicious and liked the individual bottle of champagne. I will share this feedback with the team they will be delighted. I am disappointed that your table was...

Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is set in its own grounds,just off the A1 and within a 20 min walk of Darlington town centre. A beautiful setting,with plenty of places to visit within easy distance. The hotel is badly in need of an update with regards to its decor. To say the hotel was cold is an understatement. On our arrival whilst waiting...

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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely night's stay in early January and could not fault it. The room was lovely and food was beautiful. Exceptional service from the staff, all of whom were very pleasant and attentive. A good selection of drinks and food available, and the hotel is set in lovely grounds. We did not need to leave the hotel at all,...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another great charity event at Blackwell Grange. Food was excellent staff are very friendly and helpful. Great rooms and a really good restful sleep. Great buffet breakfast plenty to eat and a good variety of food.

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Dear Nigel Thank you for taking the time to share your review on your recent stay at Blackwell Grange for the charity event. I am delighted it was another fantastic night with excellent food and a great breakfast to finish off the next morning. We have been hosting this event for so many years and every year I do not...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in on our way up to Scotland, only stayed a night but wish we could have longer. The rooms are small but comfortable and well equipped. The hallways can feel a bit like a retirement home at times but the main areas, and grounds more than make up for it. Had a good breakfast and a short walk around...

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Dawn R, General Manager at Blackwell Grange Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tim Thank you for taking the time to share your review on your recent stay at Blackwell Grange Hotel. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and wished you were staying for longer. I hope when you next visit us you can stay with us longer to explore the area and not just for a stopover. I look forward...

Newcastle Upon Tyne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a special celebration one night stay with 2 course dinner via a Wowcher deal. Paid in full but never got to complete our stay. (19 th Dec 2016 Ref:DARL68088/1) My partner was bed ridden with an ear and water infection so I contacted the hotel to explain. They allowed us to re book a week later but she was...

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Consett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights for my father in laws 80th birthday. The hotel is a little dated but the rooms were comfortable. The food was nice but we did wait a long time for our evening meal. We ate out in our second night. My father in law has a wheat and gluten allergy and the hotel staff...

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Hythe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely hotel, grounds etc. Room very good. Christmas Day decorations on the table were brilliant, such a pity the food let it down. Would have done better at Macdonalds! the vegetables were uncooked, the turkey looked as it was cut from a turkey roll, frozen batter pudding. What a let down. Another meal Scampi & chips, 6 pcs. of small...

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Dawn R, General Manager at Blackwell Grange Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Patricia Thank you for taking the time to share your review on your recent stay at Blackwell Grange for the festive period. I am delighted you found the Hotel, grounds and Xmas decorations lovely. I am disappointed with your feedback regarding the food and service, when a group are dining together we would usually wait for everyone to take...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Spa
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Imposing Georgian Country Mansion, dating from 1700, with modern extension. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blackwell Grange Hotel

Address: Darlington, Darlington DL3 8QH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Darlington
Price Range: $55 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blackwell Grange Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 108
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“we were on the back this time, and front last time. There was a wedding reception on and we didn't hear a thing”
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“I request a ground floor room,but pipework and plumbing can groan a bit.”
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