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Highfield Hotel

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101 Durham Road East Rainton, Houghton-le-Spring DH5 9QT England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews thai restaurant a family run hotel penshaw monument good size dual carriageway bar meals real ale breakfast is served bed and breakfast the hotel is clean decent hotel visiting family busy road tea and coffee twin room business trip family room
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfectly decent hotel. Rooms are large (I had a double with a bath). The bed must have been a super king-size. Downside, It was far too hot and sadly there was no way to regulate the heat except by opening the windows which let in...More

Thank Lilypad_hopper
Response from charlee141, Owner at Highfield HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for your review. Upon checking your room we have noted an issue with the radiator valve. We have since rectified the issue as to inconvenience the next guest. I have noted your comments regarding art selection and lighting which we will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was travelling to Seaham with friends to go sea glass hunting and found this place. Booked in as they have a Thai restaurant. Booking in was really simple and the room was clean, tidy, warm and comfortable. The food in the restaurant for dinner was...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2018

First time at the Tia restaurant in Highfields with 10 other friends. The meals were lovely but individual dishes were very short of meat. Top prices but not value for Money. The bar and restaurant areas are great and the bar meals also looked good....More

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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Food was absolutely stunning but found out if you live local and don't book a room with them they don't entertaine you waiting for 20 minutes to be served and someone that was staying at the highfield got served before hand even though I was...More

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Response from charlee141, Manager at Highfield HotelResponded 24 September 2018

Hello and thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your meal. We certainly don't prioritise hotel guests over local guests at the bar. We serve at the bar on a first come first serve basis. I am however sure there are times...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018

Lovely, clean, family run hotel. The room we had was the family room, although our circumstances changed and only two of us travelled. Check in was very efficient and friendly. The bar staff were excellent and nothing was too much trouble for them. We spent...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
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Golf Course
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US$ 60 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$ 60 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Traveller (71)
Room & Suite (34)
Dining (13)
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9 October 2015|
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Response from Jim L | Reviewed this property |
1.9 miles from Highfield hotel . The church is no longer in use. The community centre is in use for services and meetings.
Room Tips
"Quieter at back"
3 weeks ago
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"We didn’t see a good room."
14 Aug 2018
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"I would recommend the executive double if you like to have plenty of space."
28 Jul 2018
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"Not much to choose from all ok."
24 Jul 2018
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