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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I had looked at pictures before my visit but was still pleasantly surprised. My room was quite large and there is free WiFi. With the tea and coffee in the room there was also two twix fingers. A nice touch! Shower room needed a little TLC and probably a new shower mat otherwise I would have rated it 5. Great...

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stoke
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I stayed in the downstairs twin room, opposite the owner's living room. The B and B is run by a lovely elderly couple who can't do enough for you. I did find it a little strange when he sat with me at breakfast and ate his own and propped my door open after showing me the room however I'm happy...

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Montrose, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I booked this B&B based on previous reviews, but they didn't reveal the reality of what my wife and I experienced. We don’t book the cheapest place, usually something around £60 a night. The older couple and their old blind Jack Russell, Charlie, were pleasant enough, but the accommodation was substandard & the décor, although recently updated, appears to have...

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Changwon, South Korea
Reviewed 27 September 2015

A welcoming, homely guest house. John, his wife Jacqui and Charlie (the dog) made my short business trip relaxing and friendly. Comfy rooms, good traditional English breakfast, and the very reasonable price, make this a much better choice than expensive, impersonal hotels; especially if you are travelling alone as I was. Jeff Horrocks: September 2015.

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Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2015

I spent two nights at this lovely little guest house while attending at wedding in Durham. I was travelling alone but was given a huge ensuite room all to myself with a choice of three beds! Nothing was too much trouble for John and Jacqueline. They don't provide evening meals but are were happy to let me use their restaurant...

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Birmingham
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Comfortable beds. Good English breakfast. Perfect as a base. Friendly welcome and good location just off A1(M). Stayed two nights for a family weekend. Good powerful shower. Sizeable room with double and single bed. Small TV. The and coffee in room

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bedworth
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Stayed there on a lads football weekend and I was a little disappointed. The owner was very friendly but as for the guest house that's another story. It's very dated and needs sprucing up throughout. Slightly strange layout in the room I was in with the wash basin separate from the loo and shower. My bed creaked every time you...

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Lethbridge, Canada
Reviewed 6 October 2014

This is an older Guest House but the price is right. Very friendly and helpful hosts and excellent breakfast. Needs some upgrades. Convenient location on a busy road so back rooms likely quieter. Off street parking a plus.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Myself, my partner and my father have just had a wonderful 4 night stay at The Hill Rise Guest House. From the moment we arrived John and Jacqui (not to mention their dog, Charlie!) made us feel welcome, a theme which continued throughout our stay. Although they only took over in May, and have been extremely busy, they are slowly...

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2014

I stayed there last week for two nights and it was great,firstly the owner was great,so friendly and helpfull,he made us feel so welcome from the very first moment to the time we left,the room was lovely,so clean,breakfast fantastic,I know the new owners take over on 9th May,if they keep up the good repurtation of the previous owner they will...

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Additional Information about Hillrise Guest House

Address: 13 Durham Road West, Durham DH6 5AU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Price Range: ₹ 2,512 - ₹ 5,091 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hillrise Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Avoid room 4”
 of 5 bubbles ukpepsi, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you're a light sleeper best to ask for a room at the back of the guest house. Didn't bother me though.”
 of 5 bubbles NinaFinn, 5 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Stay back from street.”
 of 5 bubbles miroko, 6 Oct 2014 | Read review
“ask for room at back as the main road is busy”
 of 5 bubbles Travelover47, 16 Nov 2013 | Read review
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