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Houndgate Townhouse

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Overview
11 Houndgate, Darlington DL1 5RF England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the second time we have stayed at the Houndgate. It's definitely one of the best hotels we have ever come across: clean, very comfortable, beautifully decorated, good value and with a terrific restaurant. The service is excellent throughout - the staff are very...More

Thank martimas
Response from Houndgate T, Owner at Houndgate TownhouseResponded 1 week ago

Hello there, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent stay with us. It is great to read that this was a return visit and your stay was enjoyable. I'm sure other TripAdvisor users will find your detail about the...More

Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Had afternoon tea here today as a joint retirement/birthday treat. Lovely small hotel with friendly helpful service. Food excellent both in quality and quantity and Alice in Wonderland theme lovely. Best afternoon tea I have enjoyed since the Ritz. Highly recommend and can't wait to...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Overnight stay for work and thought the hotel, staff, bedrooms, dinner and breakfast were excellent. Very welcoming and enjoyable visit. The hotel is quiet, plenty of space to sit and eat, read etc. Rooms outstanding - v comfy beds and modern bathrooms which were a...More

Thank mossgiel29
Response from Houndgate T, Owner at Houndgate TownhouseResponded August 23, 2018

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent stay with us. It is great to read you found us to be excellent overall and that you have a very welcoming and enjoyable visit. I shall pass on your kind...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

I was given a vousher for my 50th birthday by my work colleagues. Wow Afternoon tea at Houndgate Townhouse is one of the best Afternoon tea experiences I have ever had. It is all served on beautiful Alice in Wonderland China. The savoury selection is...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

I am astounded that this hotel is ranked so low in trip advisor. If I am ever back in Darlington this will be the first place I look for a room. Staff are friendly, rooms are clean , beds are comfy , tastefully decorated and...More

Thank Steven Y
Response from Houndgate T, Owner at Houndgate TownhouseResponded August 2, 2018

Hello Steven, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent stay with us. It is great to read you will stay with us as a preference when visiting Darlington in the future and that you found our staff friendly, rooms...More

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Description

An eight-bedroom design hotel, restaurant and bar in the heart of Darlington. This Grade II-listed Georgian Townhouse has been sympathetically restored to its former glory. All eight rooms have en-suite bathrooms, HD TV's and Temple Spa toiletries. Eat at the restaurant, 'eleven', enjoy a cocktail or glass of wine in the hound bar & lounge or simply choose to relax in the comfortable rooms.

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
 
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
HOTEL STYLE
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
8
PRICE RANGE
US$98 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United KingdomEnglandDarlington
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Traveller (68)
Room & Suite (31)
Dining (16)
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Therese S
April 11, 2015|
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Response from Houndgate T | Property representative |
Hello Therese, As Eliza mentioned we do not have our own car park, however there are many public car parks close to the hotel. The nearest one is on Beaumont Street, which can be seen from a couple of our bedrooms.
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Therese S
April 11, 2015|
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Response from Houndgate T | Property representative |
Hello Therese, As Eliza mentioned we do not have our own car park, however there are many public car parks close to the hotel. The nearest one is on Beaumont Street, which can be seen from a couple of our bedrooms.
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Room Tips
"I was in room 5 - at the rear of hotel Kingsize bed and v good."
mossgiel29
Aug. 6, 2018
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"Room 3 is a spacious superior room on the front. Room 2 is next door, very luxurious and stylisn. Both are..."
bear100no
Jul. 10, 2018
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"Phone to book and get a better deal"
388brianw
Jun. 12, 2018
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"Room five on the top floor was very quiet"
789amanda
Apr. 24, 2018
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