Quietly situated, this appealing country hotel lies a 15-minute drive from Darlington Station. Darlington itself is a 20-minute drive away. The centre as well as countless shops and links to the public transport network are just a 5-minute drive away. A pleasant beach is a 30-minute drive from the hotel. Newcastle Airport is roughly 20 km from the hotel, whilst Durham Tees Valley Airport is approximately 64 km away.Built in 1744, this renovated country house hotel comprises a total of 100 rooms spread over 4 floors. Guests are invited into the lobby with its 24-hour reception desk, a currency exchange counter, lift access and hotel safe. Further facilities include a TV lounge, a hairdressing salon as well as a public Internet terminal (for which an additional fee payable locally applies). Culinary options include a snug bar and a restaurant with highchairs for children available. Business guests may like to make use of the conference facilities. Those arriving by car can leave their vehicle in the hotel car park. Room and laundry services are also on offer and younger guests may enjoy letting off steam in the playground.The tastefully designed rooms each include an en suite bathroom with a bath and a hairdryer. All of the room are furnished with a double bed and feature a direct dial telephone, satellite/ cable TV, a radio and an Internet connection. In addition, all rooms include tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set, carpeting, central heating and a seating area.