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Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews four poster bed fan heater farmers bar beautiful building wedding venue evening meal lovely setting wedding reception lady on reception black pudding food was fantastic lovely room short break cooked to perfection sunday lunch afternoon tea couldn't do enough
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a lovely place , well kept Staff always happy to help ,made you feel welcome . Our family there was 32 of us and we were well looked after . Breakfast was lovely also evening meal was amazing very nice . Room 21 was...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank louisef220
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just been to this hotel and wow was lovely from start to finish ,the food and drink was amazing was very cosy in the lounge next to the fire didn’t wanna move , staff members where very friendly and always there if you needed anything....More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank becky_hawes
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We LOVE Walworth Castle. We are getting married here in 2019 and have visited the castle many times from Suffolk. The staff are amazing and service is brilliant. They are the friendliest people who make us all feel so welcome! Gorgeous rooms and beautiful views...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank Emilyhawes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot praise this hotel enough. As my husband and daughter will verify, I am very hard to please and I can honestly say that our stay was faultless. We went with friends for the Murder Mystery Evening for my husband's 60th birthday. The event...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank stephenhA1112VT
Response from Mrs S, Owner at Best Western Walworth Castle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of our hotel. I will certainly pass your comments on to all concerned. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Mrs Swain Director

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Day of our stay was for a wedding at the castle, which began at the same time booking in time started. We asked for an earlier bookin, they didn't even try!! they offer you a room at the venue for the wedding.. at their venue!...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Aaron L
Response from Mrs S, Owner at Best Western Walworth Castle HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Aaron, Although you have entitled your review uninterested staff, it doesn't necessarily mean that staff are uninterested because you don't get the answer you are looking for. It clearly states that check in is after 2pm, although whenever possible we always try and let...More

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About
Description
Darlington's only castle hotel, nestled in 18 acres of lawns and woodland yet only 5 minutes drive from J58 the A1(M). It is the ideal location for your overnight stay and is perfect for both business accommodation, More meetings and conferences, as well as wedding receptions and romantic getaways. We have 32 individually designed bedrooms and complimentary Wifi access throughout. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$69 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel
Also Known As
Best Western Darlington
,
Darlington Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Darlington > Walworth
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$69 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
BEST WESTERN Walworth Castle Hotel
Also Known As
Best Western Darlington
,
Darlington Best Western
Location
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Darlington > Walworth
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Traveller (525)
Room & Suite (132)
Dining (48)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (9)
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ruthcollings
28 May 2018|
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Response from Carmack83 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do allow some. They welcomed my chihuahua when I went to book our wedding. They said he could come to our wedding but not the reception as it’s a food area.
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joycep883
2 May 2018|
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lindaeb1952
31 March 2018|
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Response from Rob D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but you need to call the hotel to confirm the booking. Cheers
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Room Tips
"4 poster bedroom in the actual castle"
stephenhA1112VT
1 week ago
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"poor, dirty, small"
aaronlJ6683FJ
2 weeks ago
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"Annex Rooms are smaller than Castle Rooms."
JandJFarnhamCommon
05 Dec 2018
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"All rooms are good, but the castle rooms with four posters are the best!"
loxias27
25 Oct 2018
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