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The Forresters Hotel & Restaurant

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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“the owner”(44 reviews)
“scallops”(7 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsthe ownerfrench restaurantscallopssoupbrisketsteakout of this worldtwo nightsstayed here for one nighta real gemlovely roomgreat foodfollowing morningplenty of choicepennine waymealmenu
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful looking place with a wonderful looking menu. Unfortunately you will not be receiving any food. The restaurant is only open wed-sun and they will no serve you any breakfast unless you have booked breakfast- but you can’t book breakfast. Lovely place if you...More

Thank dcolenso
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where do I start?? Let’s get the positives up first, clean but basic room, comfortable bed. Ok now to the rest, it could have been a 5 star room worthy of royalty but that would have meant nothing if you can’t carry out the basic...More

Thank us42015
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We were on a drive out for the day and stopped here for just a drink. We sat outside in the sun drinking a pink gin and tonic and a pint of beer. The landlord was very friendly. This place has lots of outdoor seating...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We stayed here for one night on B/H Monday ....we had phoned in advance and we were told that there would be no restaurant or bar open that night ..so we expected that. We had a very good welcome...placed in room 5 ..which we found...More

1  Thank Bluemel
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for one night,nice building with a quirky laid out room,ensuite bathroom was up a little flight of stairs. Great atmosphere ,a little noisey as theres not much sound proofing. Would we stay here again? Yes witnout a doubt, really good value for money.

1  Thank Shahzeen
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Charming Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#2 Mid-range Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#2 Family Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#1 Business Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#6 Quaint Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#6 Romantic Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$62 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Charming Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#2 Mid-range Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#2 Family Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#1 Business Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#6 Quaint Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
#6 Romantic Hotel in Middleton in Teesdale
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (65)
Dining (43)
Room & Suite (18)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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pippen
28 March 2015|
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Response from Stuart R | Reviewed this property |
5 has a shower upstairs giving much more room in the bedroom ,6 has a separate bathroom but not as much room in the bedroom, but 6 is at the back so no traffic noise.
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pippen
17 March 2015|
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Response from Anne P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we live locally and have never stayed there.
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Lago2020
7 December 2014|
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Response from Stuart R | Reviewed this property |
Room5.
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Room Tips
"don't book the room above the bar can be noisy"
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"At the rear if possible"
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"Back rooms better for good night's sleep. Make sure you know safety drill because owner not on site I am..."
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"we had the room above the bar..shower room on top floor with stairs in the room..just added to the character..."
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