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Park Head Country Hotel and Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence
Overview
13 Park View Terrace, Bishop Auckland DL14 8QB England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews afternoon tea steak sandwiches sunday lunch main building bar area courtyard room pork food was lovely car park friendly hotel staff were very friendly excellent value couldn't do enough first class breakfast was excellent play area
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Been a few years since we ate here and has changed a lot. Went for a carvery and was decent enough. Good choice of meats and veg. We were crammed in a bit lots of kids running about. Not what you want when carrying plates...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank paulyfb
Response from Dreamcatching, Owner at Park Head Country Hotel and RestaurantResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your review and glad you enjoyed it. Looking forward to seeing you again soon 😊

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just came back to Oxfordshire after staying at the park head hotel for a few nights ... we arrived with out booking a room and it was late , we were made so welcome, followed by a lovely beef sandwich!! Thank you so much.. rooms...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank iammandytaylor
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I came with my daughter for a girls night and we had a clean spacious room. the onsite bar and restaurant served delicious food and drinks. though expensive, you get what you pay for. very likely to return here.

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank kirstyp4v
Response from Dreamcatching, Owner at Park Head Country Hotel and RestaurantResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely comments and feedback. Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and looking forward to seeing you again soon. Have a wonderful Christmas 🎄 from all the team at the Park Head

Reviewed December 3, 2018

Room off courtyard OKish. Very small bathroom. Lighting not good at all. Small screen TV. Bar service good although I did not eat there the food looked soso.....dining room very large and empty at 7pm. Some kind of kids party going on in another room.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank iefletcher
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

The bridal party arrived mid day Friday had a fantastic meal in the grill room the food was amazing Room was very good breakfast was cooked to perfection and plentiful Claire and Tony (the owners) helped set up the room and I must say the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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About
Description
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
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$54 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Park Head Country Hotel
Location
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Bishop Auckland
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
32
Price range
US$54 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Park Head Country Hotel
Location
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Bishop Auckland
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Traveller (90)
Dining (32)
Room & Suite (17)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (8)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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impy69
June 28, 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.
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davy w
June 8, 2018|
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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
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past_caring
April 7, 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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"though the hotel is on a busy main road, the rooms were rather quiet"
kirstyp4v
5 weeks ago
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"mine was ok...I am guess they are all the same."
iefletcher
Dec. 3, 2018
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"durham suite"
C4771JUrichardb
Oct. 2, 2018
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"Ground floor rooms are best"
DavidS624
Jul. 4, 2018
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