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Park Head Country Hotel and Restaurant

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13 Park View Terrace, Bishop Auckland DL14 8QB England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
3.5 Star accommodation
30 Sep1 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewsafternoon teasandwichessunday lunchmain buildingsteakbar areacourtyard roomporkfood was lovelyfriendly hotelcar parkbeer gardencoach tripcouple of weeksstaff were very friendlyexcellent valuecouldn't do enough
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having purchased tickets for Kynren & not knowing the area at all I checked with local tourist information & was given this hotel which appeared to tick all the boxes we were looking for. It totally matched expectations easy to locate with use of Sat...More

Thank FayKayRay
Response from Dreamcatching, Owner at Park Head Country Hotel and RestaurantResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to review and give us valuable feedback it’s really appreciated. We’re glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again. Many thanks

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice rooms although looking a little bit dated, very reasonably priced. The food wasn’t too bad at all the location is ideal if you are a walker. overall would recommend this hotel to friends although better hotel in Bishop Auckland

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely setting and a very relaxing weekend. Food was lovely and the staff very friendly and helpful. The rooms could do with a lick of paint and spruce up but didn't affect our stay. It was VERY clean comfortable and very quiet. Would definitely...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely warm friendly welcome greeted us the staff were all superb so friendly and helpful. The room was bright spacious and clean very good value for money. The food was excellent the steaks in the restaurant were the best we have ever had. Thanks...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The park head has excellent service but i would like to say most people comment on here about the food and service i have used many ladies facilities in many places and the park head has the best, the cleanest,nicest smelling ladies room/ toilet and...More

Thank noramclean2014
Response from Dreamcatching, Owner at Park Head Country Hotel and RestaurantResponded 13 August 2018

Oh wow! Thanks so much for your lovely comments about our facilities, we really appreciate your wonderful feedback. Glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again soon. 😊

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Delightfully designed around a traditional courtyard setting, the Park Head Country Hotel and Restaurant has all the facilities one would expect from a modern city centre hotel whilst enjoying a delightful rural ...More setting with views over County Durham. With thirty-two spacious rooms, all en-suite and equipped with Freeview TV and a large restaurant and carvery the hotel has become a firm favourite with those seeking a venue for conferences, business meetings, weddings, birthday parties or just simply a leisure break. And now, with newly created Beer Garden and Children's Play areas it is set to become an even more favourable venue. The large car park is free, secure, well lit and covered by CCTV Free WIFI throughout the hotel Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
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Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$68 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Park Head Country Hotel
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Bishop Auckland
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29 June 2018|
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Response from nufcpidge | Reviewed this property |
It's quite a way but you can see where Kynryn takes place from the hotel on a lovely walk down the hill towards the castle and Bishop Auckland town centre. It's only as far as the entrance to Kynryn is on the far side.
davy w
9 June 2018|
Response from Lyn C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Davy W, We had an Afternoon Tea at the Parkhead Hotel and I would recommend it. They brought lots of delicious sandwiches, homemade biscuits and cakes. They even catered for a fuss pot of a daughter as she only eats... More
8 April 2018|
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Response from nufcpidge | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We checked this Pre stay and the staff were very accommodating. We arrived slightly after midnight on one of our visits but I did ring them earlier in the week to let them know.
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"Ground floor rooms are best"
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"didnt stay, was mainly for drinks"
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"All rooms are equally as good"
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"The court yard rooms are easy accessible ,scenery round about marvellous"
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