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    Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

    9-12 Priestgate, Darlington DL1 1NW, England
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$65
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    Room & Suite (18)
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good32%
    • Average17%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “car park” (54 reviews)
    “kings head” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Housekeeping
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    101 - 105 of 705 reviews

    Reviewed 25 January 2017

    We decided on a change of veue for our annual presentation night this year and chose the Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel (The Kings Head). There were 85 of us in total and this proved to be an excellent choice. The venue itself was fantastic, as...More

    1  Thank FamilyGuy0
    Response from Stewart M, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 26 January 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your event with us and we look forward to seeing you again for the next one! Kind regards, S.Moss

    Reviewed 25 January 2017

    Shopping in Darlington and was told by a friend to pop into the Kings Hotel restaurant as food was lovely as they had previously stayed over. Well it was worth the visit.... Decorate and atmosphere of the restaurant was so calm and yet so appealing...More

    1  Thank mollyshaher
    Response from Stewart M, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 26 January 2017

    Thank you very much for your kind Restaurant review. It is much appreciated and I can assure you that my team will be delighted to hear that you enjoyed your meal! I look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. Kind regards, S.Moss

    Reviewed 25 January 2017

    I went to this restaurant with my partner as it was recommended by a friend i didn't stay in the hotel, it was amazing. we both had the lamb and it was out of this world, cooked to perfection. And the staff were really attentive...More

    1  Thank Samantha P
    Response from Stewart M, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 26 January 2017

    Many thanks for your kind Restaurant review. I am glad my team made your visit so enjoyable and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. S.Moss

    Reviewed 22 January 2017

    stayed here for a few evenings, was a great stay, comfy, clean, tidy and friendly staff. managed to park the car as only a dozen or so spaces. ideal for the office I was visiting, and the premier inn across the road was completely full...More

    Thank Ravingeddie
    Response from Stewart M, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 26 January 2017

    Many thanks for your kind review. I am glad my team made your stay enjoyable. S.Moss

    Reviewed 22 January 2017

    I stayed at Mercure Darlington Kings while on business trip. I arrived quite late and was welcomed by very friendly staff. The room I stayed in was very nice and clean with comfy bed. The night I arrived I had my dinner at the hotels...More

    1  Thank MarkoPoli
    Response from Stewart M, General Manager at Mercure Darlington Kings HotelResponded 26 January 2017

    Thank you for your kind comments and compliments – I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and meal, and I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, S.Moss

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    • Also Known As
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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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    8 January 2017|
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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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    "Watch out for the market outside on Saturdays and Mondays."
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