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Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel
Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

9-12 Priestgate, Darlington DL1 1NW

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (176 reviews)

Located in the heart of Darlington, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of St Cuthbert Church and Darlington Civic Theatre. …

£55
Woodland Guest House
Woodland Guest House

36 Woodland Terrace, Darlington DL3 9NU

3.0 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (75 reviews)

Located in the heart of Darlington, this guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of Darlington Railway Centre and Museum and St …

£49
The Croft Hotel
The Croft Hotel

Croft on Tees, Darlington DL2 2ST

3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (25 reviews)

Situated in a rural location, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Croft Circuit, Blackwell Grange Golf Club, and Darlington …

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The George Hotel
The George Hotel

Piercebridge, Darlington DL2 3SW

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (33 reviews)

Situated in Darlington, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Blackwell Grange Golf Club, St Cuthbert Church, and Darlington …

£59
The Parkwood Hotel
The Parkwood Hotel

64-66 Darlington Road, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 5ER

3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (44 reviews)

Situated in Stockton-on-Tees, this inn is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Ropner Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of Preston Park and …

£79
Dun Cow Inn
Dun Cow Inn

43 Front Street, Stockton-on-Tees TS21 3AT

3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (35 reviews)

Situated in Stockton-on-Tees, this inn is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Sedgefield Racecourse and 1.2 mi (2 km) from Hardwick Park. …

£80
Apartments Middlesbrough
Apartments Middlesbrough

Lingwood Court, Stockton-on-Tees TS17 0BF

3.5 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (7 reviews)

Situated in Stockton-on-Tees, this apartment is 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from Ropner Park and 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Wild Animal …

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The Manor House
The Manor House

Market Street, Ferryhill DL17 8JH

3.0 out of 5.0
3 out of 5 (22 reviews)

Situated in the historical district, this inn is within 6 mi (10 km) of Spennymoor Leisure Centre, Durham University, and …

£46
Black Lion Hotel
Black Lion Hotel

12 Finkle Street, Richmond DL10 4QB

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (57 reviews)

Situated in Richmond, this inn is steps from Richmond Market Place and Richmond Castle. Green Howards Museum and Georgian …

£79
Holiday Inn Express Middlesbrough - Centre Square
Holiday Inn Express Middlesbrough - Centre Square

93-127 Albert Road, Middlesbrough TS1 2PA

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (70 reviews)

Situated in Middlesbrough, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Albert Park, and …

£59
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Pocket Guide: Darlington Darlington Railway Centre and Museum Hotels

Learn about the history of County Durham's railways by taking the family to the Darlington Railway Centre and Museum. It's well within reach of Darlington's family-friendly hotels, and just a five minute drive to the north of the town's main train station.

About the Darlington Railway Centre and Museum

Also known as the Head of Steam, this attraction is run by a dedicated team of volunteers, and contains archives of thousands of railway workers who were conscripted to fight in the First World War. The venue also offers an interesting account of the development of the Stockton and Darlington Railway, which opened in 1825 and was used to transport coal from County Durham to southern England.

See its carefully restored locomotives and model railway, then visit the souvenir shop to choose a gift to take home with you.

A Wide Choice of Hotels for Different Budgets

Choose a friendly bed and breakfast offering a delicious full-English or continental breakfast, or opt for a top-of-the-range five-star hotel such as Rockcliffe Hall, the perfect venue for special occasions such as romantic weekend getaways or corporate functions. Many hotels offer homely comforts such as tea and coffee amenities and en-suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, and some also provide 24-hour room service and flexible check in times.

Other Places of Interest in Darlington

Hotels in Darlington make an ideal base to explore many of County Durham's other attractions. One of them is Raby Castle in Staindrop, an enchanting 14th century Grade I-Listed building that is open seasonally and is renowned for its art collection and vast landscaped grounds. If you are a fan of the theatre, book a show at the Darlington Civic Theatre, which was established in the Edwardian area and holds various theatre shows, concerts, pantomimes, operas and other excellent live performances.

With WiFi available in virtually every hotel room in Darlington and County Durham, you can easily book online tickets to local entertainment venues from your own room. You can also contact your hotel reception for more recommendations on places to visit on where to eat out in Darlington.

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