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Rockliffe Hall

Rockliffe Hall

Hurworth-on-tees, Darlington DL2 2DU

5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (31 reviews)

Located in Hurworth-on-Tees, this luxury hotel is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Darlington Arena and within 6 mi (10 km) of Croft …

£225
Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel

9-12 Priestgate, Darlington DL1 1NW

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (224 reviews)

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

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Redworth Hall Hotel

Redworth Hall Hotel

Redworth, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6NL

4.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (309 reviews)

Located in Newton Aycliffe, this family-friendly hotel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from National Railway Museum at Shildon, and within …

£49
Hall Garth Hotel and Country Club

Hall Garth Hotel and Country Club

Coatham Mundeville, Darlington DL1 3LU

3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (149 reviews)

Located in Coatham Mundeville, this golf hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Darlington Railway Centre and Museum, Darlington …

£44
Blackwell Grange Hotel

Blackwell Grange Hotel

Blackwell Grange, Darlington DL3 8QH

3.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (169 reviews)

Situated in Darlington, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Blackwell Grange Golf Club and St Cuthbert Church. Darlington …

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Hotel Bannatyne Darlington

Hotel Bannatyne Darlington

Southend Avenue, Darlington DL3 7HZ

4.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (86 reviews)

Situated in Darlington, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of St Cuthbert Church, Darlington Civic Theatre, and Darlington …

£58
Crathorne Hall Hotel

Crathorne Hall Hotel

Crathorne Village, Yarm TS15 0AR

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (89 reviews)

Located in Crathorne, this hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Preston Park, Butterfly World, and Mount Grace Priory. …

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Middleton Lodge

Middleton Lodge

Middleton Tyas, Richmond DL10 6NJ

5.0 out of 5.0
5 out of 5 (8 reviews)

Situated in Richmond, this luxury country house is within 9 mi (15 km) of Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond Castle, and …

£133
Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel

Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel

Walworth, Darlington DL2 2LY

3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (48 reviews)

Located in the heart of Darlington, this eco-friendly hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Darlington Railway Centre and Museum, …

£45
Hardwick Hall Hotel, BW Premier Collection

Hardwick Hall Hotel, BW Premier Collection

Sedgefield, Stockton-on-Tees TS21 2EH

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4.2 out of 5 (44 reviews)

Located in Sedgefield, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Hardwick Park and Sedgefield Racecourse. Wynyard Woodland Park and …

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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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