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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The food and drink was fantastic. The service was superb,the place very tidy. Shame the rooms are all a bit dated and all need a little TLC to get good again. I.e. new mattresses, plugs attached to sinks, showers that close properly,toilets that fill correctly and speedily. Small things to fix and be a perfect little hotel.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and i really enjoyed our stay here. Really nice quaint hotel. Nice size room and ensuite, really clean and tidy hotel. In a lovely location. The restaurant overlooking the river is really nice. Food was excellent, but at £6.20 a glass, the wine was expensive. The bar area is great, with an open fire. Very friendly helpful staff,...

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Malton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good deal, for a bed only, two night stay, helpful staff quickly exchanged unheated bed room for, warm one. Good level of comfort,room appeared to have been recently up dated,request for bed side reading lamp, speedily dealt with. Bar and lounge area very busy but,large dining room empty. Management and waiter service shared between both areas subsequently,some time lapse...

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Whitley Bay, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here as 2 couples for a leisure break on a Saturday night. We had booked a DBB rate which also included a bottle of wine per room. On arrival the staff were very helpful despite there being a slight hiccup with our booking agent sending details to the hotel. This was rectified quite quickly while we sat with...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel itself is beautiful, fairly priced and easily accessible to most places. Staff are helpful and friendly and rooms are clean, spacious and comfy. However when we arrived we were told we were already checked in and they are fully booked to then wait for someone else to come and sort the issue. Someone was checked into our room...

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Nathan L, Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Lauren and it is great to hear that you found our staff to be friendly and enjoyed your room. I am sorry to hear that your booking was taken by another guest this is not something that happens very often in a hotel but as you can appreciate if a guest states the correct name...

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really loved this hotel. The room was clean and cosy with beautiful views over the river. An evening meal was included in the deal which was very nice and good quality even for the fussy husband. All staff were very friendly. Would definitely recommend and will return soon.

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Nathan L, Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review Claire, I am very glad to hear we were able to accommodate your fussy husband and hope you can visit us again very soon :) Kindest Regards Jeff & The Team

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely quiet location in great surroundings, plenty of parking, room set off from the pub so no noise. Check in very easy & staff helpful. Room itself was very pleasant, heating wasn't on so a tad chilly when first in, but the radiator worked fine so wasn't too much of an issue. All the usual facilities you expect from a...

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Nathan L, Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review The George Hotel, I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to come over into our bar area. I am sorry to hear about the WIFI this is not something that we have heard in the past we are normally complimented on this I...

Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone had a fantastic day the venue was unbelievable and the service was great The main reception room vas very spacious the food was very tasty .The room that we stayed in over night was very clean and modern .The hotel was very well organised you also get a great view outside across the river Tees where you can take...

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Thank tala1961
Nathan L, Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review it is great to hear that you enjoyed your son's wedding with us. I hope that we can welcome your family to the hotel again in the future. Kindest Regards Jeff & The Team

South Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A very cosy tavern rather than a hotel with lots of character (log fires) and very attentive staff. Rooms are comfortable, bed very comfortable with tea coffee, telly. The only downers were my mother had to change rooms twice due to minor faults i.e. radiator not working. Our room 217 was fine except the shower pressure was terrible. The rest...

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Nathan L, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel Joe it was a pleasure to have you at the hotel. I am glad to hear how much you enjoyed the stay with us and hope you will stay again in the future Kindest Regards Jeff & The Team

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

On reviewing this Hotel i want to be very fair both to future Guests and to the Staff of the Hotel who were all exemplary and deserve more support from the Owners who need to spend more money on the place. I have given a 4 star rating for the Staff and to the undoubted potential of this Hotels future....

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Nathan L, General Manager at The George Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review it was a pleasure to read and your comments have been heard by our owners and they are currently looking at the hotel refurbishment project to start this year. I hope that you will return to the hotel soon :) Kindest Regards Jeff & The Team

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about The George Hotel

Address: Piercebridge DL2 3SW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Piercebridge
Price Range: €61 - €148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The George Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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George Hotel Darlington
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