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    Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

    9-12 Priestgate, Darlington DL1 1NW, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good32%
    • Average17%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
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    11 - 15 of 689 reviews

    Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 2 nights (409), lovely room very clean, only slight problem was no air con in my room, not much noise from outside. There was a strange humming all night, think it was from the roof, not too overpowering, breakfast was excellent, evening menu...More

    Thank John K
    Response from Stuart L, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 15 July 2017

    Dear John, Thanks so much for your 5* review, the team will be delighted to read your feedback on breakfast. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind Regards, Stuart

    Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

    A good place for a business stop-over as it is central, has a car park, restaurant and bar, clean well furnished rooms and friendly staff. I did not try the restaurant but the menu looked good and there are take-away places not far away.

    Thank Stecer
    Response from Stuart L, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 7 July 2017

    Dear Stecer, Thank you for your positive comments, it's pleasing to hear you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully on a future visit you will try out our fabulous Kings Grill Restaurant. Kind Regards, Stuart

    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    It's quite clean, but a bit tatty. My money only bought a dark room that came with earplugs next to the shampoo because of the frequent shouting from the surrounding streets, and boy-racers past the front door. By the way, I paid handsomely for this!...More

    Thank P C
    Response from Stuart L, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 5 July 2017

    Dear P C, It is pleasing to hear that Dinner was great and our team took good care of you. Our rooms are usually well received being modern and well appointed. Hopefully you will consider us again in the future so we can improve your...More

    Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 5 nights. The location for the town centre is excellent although parking would be and issue. The Wi-Fi is useless however the rooms are comfortable and reasonably clean. The hotel layout leaves you wondering around if you are on the top floor. Overall...More

    1  Thank goodea73
    Response from Stuart L, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 27 June 2017

    Dear goodea73, Thank you for your comments and I'm sorry you had difficulty with the wifi, this is most unusual but be assured this will be closely monitored. Kind Regards, Stuart

    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    Arrived at the hotel , wrong room allocated . Moved to another room which was a downgrade , coffee maker leaking , very dusty , safe broken , toilet tile holder snapped of the wall , not enough towels provided. Really noisy as hosting a...More

    Thank Brigitte W
    Response from Stuart L, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 27 June 2017

    Dear Brigitte W, Thanks for taking the time to review and I am very sorry to learn that your experience was not a positive one. If you do have a moment I'd be grateful to hear from you directly, you can email me directly at...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$64 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Darlington
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Durham >
    • Darlington
    • Also Known As
    • Kings Head Darlington ,
    • Head Hotel King ,
    • Hotel Kings Head
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    87ClaireM
    16 August 2017|
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    Response from Stuart L | Property representative |
    Hi 87ClaireM, We would always recommend you book with us but we can take bookings on the day too on most dates. Regards, Stuart
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    Response from Paula M | Reviewed this property |
    There's the cornmill multi-storey car park and one above wilkinson' multi-storey you can pay during the day to park in and quiet a few little car parks around again you will have to pay.
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