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Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £59 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (194 reviews)
A lovely find, really enjoyed my stay

"A lovely find, really enjoyed my stay"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jan 2020

Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel
Holiday Inn Darlington - North A1M
3 out of 5
Free cancellation
The price is £48 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (270 reviews)

"Good Hotel"…"

Reviewed on 9 Dec 2019

Holiday Inn Darlington - North A1M
Blackwell Grange Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £62 per night
3.7/5Good! (284 reviews)

"Lovely refurbished room. Friendly helpful staff. Ideal location."…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2020

Blackwell Grange Hotel
The St George Hotel
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3.6/5Good! (264 reviews)

"Lovely little hotel, few issues with my hotel.com booking and the reception tried to make me pay again as they haven’t heard of Hotels.com but after a 20 min discussion and a call to hotel.com (who eventually sent an email to confirm) it was all ok. Made me late for a really important meeting so ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2018

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Cheap Hotels in Darlington

Darlington offers a variety of cheap accommodation options and things to do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions like St Cuthbert Church, Darlington Civic Theatre and Darlington Railway Centre and Museum.

When it comes to affordable places to stay in Darlington, the area has some budget hotels to choose from. These options offer competitive rates and have earned good reviews from Expedia travellers in search of a bargain:

Holiday Inn Darlington - North A1M - 3-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable beds and overall value.

Blackwell Grange Hotel - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its central location and overall condition. It offers free WiFi, free parking and an indoor pool.

The St George Hotel - At this 3-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking and a restaurant. Reviews mention the helpful staff and comfortable rooms.

Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel - 3-star eco-friendly hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking and 2 restaurants at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable beds and good location.

Planning Your Trip to Darlington

Still picking travel dates? Use these temperature and rainfall averages to get an idea of the best months to visit so you can maximise your time.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 18°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, March and December, with an average temperature of 2°F
  • Rainiest months: December, August, October and February, with an average rainfall of 2.25 inches
  • Driest months: April, September, March and July, with an average rainfall of 1 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Darlington

Darlington draws tourists with its bar scene and relaxing spas, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Richmond Castle and Bowes Museum, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Check out the local culture at Darlington Civic Theatre and Darlington Railway Centre and Museum, or visit other spots like National Railway Museum at Shildon.

Darlington is also notable for its:
  • Art
  • Monuments
  • Golfing
  • Countryside

Getting around Darlington

The most convenient airport is 4.9 mi (7.9 km) away from the city centre in Durham (MME-Tees Valley). If that doesn't suit your budget, you can book a flight to Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), located 36 mi (57.9 km) away. If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Darlington Station, North Road Darlington Station or Dinsdale Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Darlington like for travellers on a budget?
Darlington has a variety of cheap accommodation options and places to visit, making it a great getaway spot for budget travellers. You can find ways to save money while getting to know this destination, which is home to attractions such as Darlington Arena, Croft Circuit and Raby Castle.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Darlington?
Based on reviews, The St George Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Holiday Inn Darlington - North A1M and Blackwell Grange Hotel.
What's the seasonal weather in Darlington?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 14°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 5°C. Average annual rainfall for Darlington is 547 mm.
What is there to see and do in Darlington?
Darlington draws tourists with its bar scene and countryside, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Barnard Castle and Durham Cathedral, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Raby Castle and St Cuthbert Church, or get outdoors at Stewart Park.
What's the best way to get around Darlington?
The nearest airport is 4.9 mi (7.9 km) away from the city centre in Durham (MME-Teesside Intl.). If that doesn’t suit your budget, you can book a flight to Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), located 36 mi (57.9 km) away. If you’d like to explore more of the area, take a train from Darlington Station, North Road Darlington Station or Dinsdale Station.

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