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Dowfold House Bed & Breakfast

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I booked in Dowfold, as we were attending a birthday at Crook golf club, 5 minutes walk away it was ideal, we were warmly welcomed by Jill who took us into the lounge where we were served with coffee and biscuits, after...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

last minute booking found this fabulous accomodation. Rupert & Jill are so dedicated to ensuring you leave with a smile on your face. The standard of the room is outstanding, feels like new and nothing is left to chance . Easy to relax immediately on...More

Thank Mike S
Response from Jill and Rupert R, Owner at Dowfold House Bed & BreakfastResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you for your glowing comments; they really say it all about what we try to achieve. Don't worry; we will find room for you in the future!

Reviewed 6 December 2017

Hosts are excellent, very good attention to detail and made us feel very much at home. Cannot fault them really. Rooms are clean and tidy. Highly recommended. We would definitely go back.Lots to do in the surrounding area too. Barnard Castle and Durham are lovely.More

Thank Mike C
Response from Jill and Rupert R, Owner at Dowfold House Bed & BreakfastResponded 9 December 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We're delighted you enjoyed yourselves. As we're right at the heart of County Durham, we are indeed convenient for the City and for Barnard Castle. There are also some great new attractions in Bishop Auckland - especially the revamped...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

Pleasant experience from arrival to departure. Welcomed with a pot of tea in the sitting room, which houses more than enough well-chosen books to keep me amused. Bedroom was cosy and warm, shower room was modern and efficient - plenty of hot water. Recommended hostelry...More

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Response from Jill and Rupert R, Owner at Dowfold House Bed & BreakfastResponded 28 October 2017

Well, thank you very much. We'd love it if everyone felt like you! (And said so...). See you again soon, I hope.

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I was lucky enough to win a nights stay here as part of a prize offered in a competition run by the This is Durham tourist website. What a gem. We were met by Jill with tea and homemade scones and then shown to a...More

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Response from Jill and Rupert R, Owner at Dowfold House Bed & BreakfastResponded 5 February 2018

What a wondrous review, thank you. We really enjoyed having you here, and we have put in a provisional booking for the Great North Run on 9th September.

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 120 - US$ 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 120 - US$ 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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"Only stayed once so far. Bedroom faced the road but well back and no noise overnight."
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"Pink Room - lovely en-suite and bed!"
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"We had the Pink Room which was very comfortable with views across fields."
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"One room is a twin rather than a double."
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