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Farnley Tower

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

This is well located to explore Durham with a 10 minute walk down the hill to town. It benefits from a car park and good sized rooms in a period building. The staff are welcoming. The rooms are clean. breakfast was good. some of the...More

3  Thank br00kd
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Good location, lovely room, reasonably comfortable bed. The interior of the whole building was lovely and staff were friendly. Great to see that it is pet friendly. On the downside, the TV didn't work and the toilet didn't flush. Breakfast was poor bordering on inedible....More

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Response from farnleytower, General Manager at Farnley TowerResponded 26 February 2018

Good Morning, Thank you very much for your review and bringing these issues to my attention. I would first of all like to apologise for the overall poor service you received during your visit which are way below our very high expectations. To ensure this...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018

Friendly folk. Comfortable, quiet night's sleep. Spacious, well-appointed room. Wonderful view over historic Durham, +Cathedral etc. from Breakfast Room. Freshly cooked Full English Breakfast - recommended! Good base from which to explore city and surrounds. I walked the steep! hill up "The Avenue" to Farnley...More

1  Thank JohnMCarter
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Nice hotel, clean rooms and a good breakfast. I went by train to Durham, so , as always lots of walking uphill, but if you do go by car they have a carpark. Very friendly helpful staff, breakfast is included in the price.

1  Thank Moya F
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Me, my husband and our little dog stopped for one night at the busiest time the year we found not only dog friendly they are also very customer friendly. We had a lovely room, very clean,plenty towels follow a lovely breakfast. We have no hassle...More

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"City views available in some rooms"
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"I stayed on the ground floor, good sized family room."
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"Book somewhere else.....it's a tied old guesthouse NOT an hotel"
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