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Farnley Tower

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Reviewed 10 February 2016

I arrived late and the restaurant was closed, but a very kindly man made me some sandwiches. My room was comfortable and it is a wonderful old building but a bit far from town for walking in and out. Very handsome man served me breakfast.

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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Main thing for me was the difficulty I had finding the hotel! Satnav took me to within 100 meters of the hotel but not accessible for cars, which meant driving round for some time through small streets to find it and I did by luck...More

1  Thank RatRay
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

The place is nice, well located and has got everything you need. I think the 4-star might be a bit overrated as the room looked old style with some renovations needed. Other than that, it's an enjoyable place witj rather friendly staff. I would go...More

1  Thank Massimiliano M
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We stayed in a family room, three adults. Great location, within walking distance of Durham. Comfortable room with TV. Newspapers available to read at reception. Nice breakfast, good selection, struggled to find a table for three the first morning but no problems the next morning....More

2  Thank MarcineH
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Farnley Tower is a short drive from Durham Town Centre, but other reviews tend to overplay its relative inaccessability. Do not be put off as it is easy enough to get to. If you ar looking for an 'on-site' fine-dining experience, then Restaurant DH1 (under...More

1  Thank Richard S
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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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