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4.3 out of 5

"Staff very nice. Room very nice. Thank you for a great stay. Bed good and wifi strong. Charming building worth seeing. " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 22 Oct 2021

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Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking, Annex Building

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£52* Per night/room 5 Feb - 6 Feb

Standard Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking, Annex Building

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking (Four Poster Bed, Spa Bath)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking (Four Poster Bed)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they can't get enough of the breakfast at Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Walworth Castle Birds of Prey. Features include free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus 2 restaurants.

  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Grab something to eat at one of the 2 restaurants, or stop for a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast offered for a fee
  • Amenities include newspapers, a front-desk safe and a business centre
  • On-site recreation includes a playground
  • Guests speak favourably about the helpful staff and the location
  • Steps from Walworth Castle Birds of Prey and 9 minutes by car from Raby Castle

Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel ratings based on 7 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel

Everyone (6) Couples (1)
4 out of 5
Staff very nice. Room very nice. Thank you for a great stay. Bed good and wifi strong. Charming building worth seeing.

Posted by on 22 Oct 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 21 Apr 2019

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5 out of 5
Cosy hotel, lovely evening meal and a nice breakfast too. Even if you don't stay the night there try the restaurant.

Posted by on 17 Jan 2019

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5 out of 5
Nice, phone didnt work in the room. Overall very nice hotel nice staff

Posted by on 29 Dec 2018

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4 out of 5

Most enjoyable weekend break

Pros: Surrounding,Food,Staff
Cons: As with most hotels bed hard
Location: Great near A1 went to beamish great day out
This hotel delivered exactly what we wanted a relaxing break in nice surrounding.We felt at ease and comfortable from the start all the staff were great and also seemed to be happy and good at what they did nothing too much trouble.Food also very good .Basically loved our stay and will be returning.

Posted by , from Lincolnshire on 9 Oct 2017

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2 out of 5
Very poor rooms very outdated the money has been spent on the reception the hotel manager was very rude

Posted by on 17 Mar 2017

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5 out of 5

What excellent staff!!

We recently stayed at Walworth and had slight problems with our room which were speedily dealt with. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful and made our stay a very special experience.We would strongly recommend this fabulous venue

Posted by on 4 Jan 2015

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About the Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel

Location Walworth, Darlington, England DL2 2LY

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities are closed for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day:

  • Dining venue

Property Features

There are 2 restaurants on site. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. You'll find a business centre on site. Public spaces have free WiFi. The eco-friendly Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel also features a terrace, a garden, and a picnic area. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Darlington hotel is smoke free.

  • 32 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Internet access in public areas - high speed

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Train station: Heighington Station (8.8 km / 5.5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel offers 32 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Combined shower/bath
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast for a fee.

Hansards Library Tower – This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Reservations are required.

Farmers Bar – This pub specialises in local cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 12 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard and American Express. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property and commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays. Social distancing measures are in place and a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western) guidelines.

  • One child stays free
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Staffed front desk
  • Children stay free: Maximum age 12
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines We Care Clean (Best Western)
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Children stay free

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: GBP 12.95 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel Darlington
  • Best Western Walworth Castle Darlington
  • Best Western Walworth Castle
  • Best Western Darlington
  • Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel Darlington
  • Darlington Best Western
  • Best Walworth Hotel Darlington
  • Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel Hotel
  • Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel Darlington
  • Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel Hotel Darlington

You should know

  • One child aged 12 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

  • Green Tourism Programme
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