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Overview of Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
UNESCO Sustainable Property

Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

4 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSt Cuthbert Church4 min walk
    Popular LocationDarlington Civic Theatre6 min walk
    Popular LocationDarlington Railway Centre and Museum13 min walk
    AirportDurham (MME-Teesside Intl.)17 min drive

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Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • 194 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Room, 1 Double Bed

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • 194 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • 172 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area

Darlington

Located in Darlington, Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel is in the city centre and near a train station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Yorkshire Dales National Park and Windlestone Hall Country Park, while Darlington Civic Theatre and Darlington Railway Centre and Museum are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Darlington Arena or Croft Circuit.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • St Cuthbert Church - 4 min walk
  • Darlington Civic Theatre - 6 min walk
  • Darlington Railway Centre and Museum - 13 min walk
  • Blackwell Grange Golf Club - 8 min drive
  • Darlington Arena - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Darlington Station - 11 min walk
  • Durham (MME-Teesside Intl.) - 20 min drive

Restaurants

  • Carriages — 1 min walk
  • Kings Head — 1 min walk
  • The Pennyweight - 3 min walk
  • Crooners Champagne Bar - 4 min walk
  • Ochis - 4 min walk

About this property

Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

Eco-friendly hotel with 2 restaurants and bars/lounges
This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges and a business centre. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk are on-site. All 83 rooms offer free WiFi, minibars and flat-screen TVs. Room service, coffee makers and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel offers 83 forms of accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and hairdryers.

This Darlington hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Awards and affiliations

This property has signed the UNESCO Sustainable Tourism Pledge.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: GBP 10 per person
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (4638 square feet)

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 10 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Darlington Kings Hotel
Kings Darlington
Mercure Darlington Hotel
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Mercure Hotel Darlington
Mercure Kings
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Mercure Kings Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel?
As of 21 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel on 16 May 2021 start from £42, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel located?
Located in the heart of Darlington, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of St Cuthbert Church and Darlington Civic Theatre. Darlington Railway Centre and Museum and Darlington Arena are also within 2 miles (3 km). Darlington Station is 11 minutes by foot and North Road Darlington Station is 16 minutes.

Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 141 out of 399 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 170 out of 399 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 62 out of 399 reviews
3 - Okay 16%
Rating 2 - Poor. 18 out of 399 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 399 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.6/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
I paid a little extra for my room but it was well worth it value for money.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Friendly staff quiet comfortable and clean
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

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