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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
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All reviews afternoon tea sandwiches sunday lunch main building steak bar area courtyard room pork food was lovely friendly hotel car park beer garden coach trip couple of weeks staff were very friendly excellent value couldn't do enough
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly welcome as soon as you walk through the doors. All staff really nice and helpful. Our young waiter was polite, funny and very well trained in customer service. There were four in our party and all our meals were delicious. A good choice on...More

Thank nmaidwell123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a very honest reviewer. If i have a bad experience i will let people know but the same goes for a good one. This wasn't what i would call a good experience though as on this occasion it was absolutely Great. The staff...More

Thank Leopard1992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

friendly and welcoming staff, the food is excellent, we had a suite this had a large bed, sofa, tv and tea/coffee, the bathroom is a little on the small side for the size of the room and could do with updating. there is ample car...More

Thank Richard B
Response from Dreamcatching, Owner at Park Head Country Hotel and RestaurantResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review and comments we really appreciate them. We hope to see you again soon. Many thanks

Reviewed August 27, 2018

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 August 28, 2018

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 August 26, 2018 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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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 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

Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Quaint, Business
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
US$68 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
park head country hotel
United KingdomEnglandBishop Auckland
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Dining (21)
Room & Suite (17)
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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.
davy w
June 8, 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
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.
Room Tips
"durham suite"
3 weeks ago
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"Ground floor rooms are best"
Jul. 4, 2018
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"didnt stay, was mainly for drinks"
Feb. 20, 2018
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"All rooms are equally as good"
Jan. 22, 2018
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