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Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa
Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa

Carrville, Durham DH1 1TD

4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Carrville, this spa hotel is 3 mi (4.9 km) from Gala Theatre Durham and 3.1 mi (5 km) from St. Nicholas Church. …

£67
per night
Rockliffe Hall
Rockliffe Hall

Hurworth-on-tees, Darlington DL2 2DU

5.0 out of 5.0

Located in Hurworth-on-Tees, this luxury hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Rockliffe Hotel Spa and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Darlingto …

£205
per night
Redworth Hall Hotel
Redworth Hall Hotel

Redworth, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6NL

4.0 out of 5.0

This family-friendly Newton Aycliffe hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of National Railway Museum at Shildon, Sweet Greetings, an …

£65
per night
Best Western Plus Hardwick Hall Hotel
Best Western Plus Hardwick Hall Hotel

Sedgefield, Stockton-on-Tees TS21 2EH

4.0 out of 5.0

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

£59
per night
Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel
Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel

Walworth, Darlington DL2 2LY

3.0 out of 5.0

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

£52
per night
Best Western Plus The Croft Hotel
Best Western Plus The Croft Hotel

Croft on Tees, Darlington DL2 2ST

3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Croft On Tees, this hotel is 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from Rockliffe Hotel Spa and within 3 mi (5 km) of Croft Circuit an …

£59
per night
Radisson BLU Hotel Durham
Radisson BLU Hotel Durham

Frankland Lane, Durham DH1 5TA

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Durham, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Crook Hall and Gardens, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. …

£68
per night
Middleton Lodge
Middleton Lodge

Middleton Tyas, Richmond DL10 6NJ

5.0 out of 5.0

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

£155
per night
Crathorne Hall Hotel
Crathorne Hall Hotel

Crathorne Village, Yarm TS15 0AR

4.0 out of 5.0

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

£117
per night
The George Hotel
The George Hotel

Piercebridge, Darlington DL2 3SW

3.0 out of 5.0

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

£45
per night
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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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