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Middlesbrough
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I have just had a lovely evening meal at this hotel, once again it was a five star experience. The food is gorgeous the service lovely and friendly and the setting well worth a visit by itself, we treat ourselves a couple of times a year for that special occasion and it's fantastic value for money.

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TimHowardJudges, General Manager at Judges Country House Hotel, responded to this review

On behalf of us all thank you very much for your kind words. Please do tell your friends about us and we look forward to welcoming you both back to Judges in the near future. Kindest regards, Tim Howard GM 21/3/17

Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a one night dinner, bed and breakfast stay, upgraded to honeymoon suite as was our anniversary the room was very nice, fantastic views from the window and very quiet. The staff were lovely, very helpful, the meal was very good as was breakfast. The only little niggles we had were a few dead flies on the window sill...

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TimHowardJudges, General Manager at Judges Country House Hotel, responded to this review

On behalf of all the team thank you very much for your kind words. I am sorry that your bathroom tv decided to be awkward and I can report that Maintenance did manage to reset it following your departure. We are also trying to stop any pesky little visitors coming in from the countryside by keeping the windows shut during...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here overnight last summer - Been meaning to do a write-up of the hotel for ages, as we loved it, but better late than never. We had a spacious bedroom (no. 7) at the back on the first floor, overlooking the garden and its beautiful lawn and swaying trees beyond. It had tall windows and therefore a luxuriously high...

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TimHowardJudges, General Manager at Judges Country House Hotel, responded to this review

On behalf of all of us at Judges thank you very much for your kind words. Please do tell your friends about us and we look forward to welcoming you back to Judges on a future occasion. By the way, on the drinks I would just mention that we use "proper" measures; anything else is a damp glass! Kindest regards,...

London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had our wedding here last weekend. What a beautiful venue, fantastic staff and amazing gardens. From the moment we first visited, we felt so comfortable and knew we wanted to book it, which we did. I am no Bridezilla but any queries were answered straight away by the wedding co-ordination Suzanne. Stayed at Judges the night before my wedding...

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TimHowardJudges, General Manager at Judges Country House Hotel, responded to this review

On behalf of all the team thank you very much for your kind words. Personal recommendation is hugely important these days so please do tell your friends about us. Every happiness to you both in your lives together and we look to welcoming you back to Judges in the years to come. Kindest regards, Tim Howard GM 15/3/17

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful Country side hotel with great rooms and fine food. Very attentative and friendly staff, great ambiance! Neatly located in a beautiful area just outside Yarm, which is an old town worth a visit.

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TimHowardJudges, General Manager at Judges Country House Hotel, responded to this review

On behalf of all the team thank you very much for your kind review. Please do tell your friends about us and we look forward to welcoming you back to Judges in the near future. Kind regards, Tim Howard GM 8/3/17

United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well I won't be back here the worst food I've ever eaten the boiled chicken looked like a large white savaloy, no taste and looked disgusting Some kind of pea and potatoe soup again discussing, bland and inedible The only wine available was house which was three mills a British wine available at Asda for £3.18 a bottle equally awefull...

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TimHowardJudges, General Manager at Judges Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and I am sorry that you did not enjoy your evening with us last night. Despite all the positive comments that we received last night and again this morning about last nights menu, which was prepared and served by my usual team (leek and potato soup, followed by ballontine of chicken, stuffed with pork, onion...

Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely afternoon spent at Judges celebrating my husbands 50th birthday. Chris gave us a lovely welcome serving us delicious sandwiches, scones and cakes. Tea until we couldn't drink anymore, fresh hot and a full range of brews. Thank you Chris for making our afternoon a perfect way to spend a special birthday.

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TimHowardJudges, General Manager at Judges Country House Hotel, responded to this review

On behalf of all the team thank you very much for your kind words. Please do tell your friends about us and we look forward to welcoming you back to Judges very soon. Kindest regards, Tim Howard GM 2/3/17

Carmarthen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended my friends' wedding here recently. Wow! What a beautiful place. Perfect setting for a very special day. We were made to feel very welcome from the moment we stepped through the doors by all staff. Everything was so well organised. Would highly recommend this place. A++

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TimHowardJudges, General Manager at Judges Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words and please do tell your friends about us. As a point of interest this review is about the wedding referenced in the "Disappointing" review below dated February 4th. To date and despite our requesting more information, so that we could address and improve any issues raised, we have still not had any...

Seaham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

my wife and I stayed here on tuesday 14th february, we have eaten all over the world and we would rate this hotels food in the top 3 places. the staff were not hovering over you all the time but their timing of intervention to satisfy your needs was excellent. would recommend this hotel to anyone

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TimHowardJudges, General Manager at Judges Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Reading this was such a super start to the day, on behalf of all the team thank you very much for your kind words. As ever, please do tell your friends about us and we look forward very much to welcoming you both back to Judges in the years to come. Kindest regards, Tim Howard, GM 17/2/17

Fairford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Pleasant welcome in reception and shown to room, complimentary fruit and glass of sherry! Big room with 2 shash windows and comfy big bed, nicely furnished. Modern bathroom with a TV! Well equipped, but expensive mini bar. Evening meal - very attentive and friendly staff and 2 courses for £20 - very good value for money, nice food too. Place...

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Thank you very much for your kind review. Please do tell your friends and colleagues about us and we look forward to welcoming you back to Judges in the near future. Kind regards, Tim Howard GM 16/2/17

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An AA's Inspector's Choice Hotel since 2003, Judges Country House Hotel continues to be an AA 3 Red Star Country House Hotel as well as boasting 3 AA Rosettes, first awarded in 2003, and is also particularly recommended by the Michelin Guide 2014. Consistently rated by "The Good Hotel Guide" and praised by both "The Times", "The Sunday Times" and "The Telegraph" newspapers Judges is one of the finest hotels and restaurants not only in the Middlesbrough area but also in the United Kingdom as a whole. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Judges Country House Hotel

Address: Kirklevington Hall Thirsk Road, Kirklevington TS15 9LW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Kirklevington
Price Range: ₹ 11,523 - ₹ 18,178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Judges Country House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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