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Kings Head Hotel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

After today we decided not to come back. When we arrived we had to wait 5 min before we get seated. There was no reason what so ever. Wasn't busy. We picked our meals and waited. Staff were unfriendly and rude. We didn't had any knifes or forks. After we asked to get them there were just dumped in the...

Thank Sinasina G
Beths89, Manager at Kings Head Hotel, responded to this review

I am very sorry to hear you weren't happy with your visit. We monitor complaints very closely on a daily basis . We would be grateful if you could call us on 01207 520054 and ask for Beth to discuss your complaints

Grimsby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Wow! What a find!! We have been travelling to County Durham to visit my husbands family for years and usually stay in Durham. This place was recommended by a family member and we weren't disappointed. A warm welcome, clean sheets, a lovely cosy room and a hearty breakfast! We shall certainly be returning.

Thank aligy2014
leanne m, Manager at Kings Head Hotel, responded to this review

We are pleased to read from your review that you will be returning 😀 Thank you from Beth and the team

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Myself and my partner came here for a meal and we were highly disappointed and left hungry. Where do I start to explain well the service was apauling waiting ages to get a drink we then ordered our food one meal was salmon fillet and the other was chicken my chicken was freezing cold and my partners salmon was raw...

1Thank 123dkatie
Worksop, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place! The hotel is situated in a quiet little village just north of Durham! The rooms are lovely! They're quiet, warm and comfortable! Everything you could need is offered with shower gel and shampoo in the shower hairdryer, iron, kettle, tv etc! The breakfast is wonderful! A couple choices of cooked food including a full English, cereal...

Thank Westendmat
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

VERY nice rooms lovely food and very good staff big carpark clean rooms every day cannot say enough about this hotel stayed for ten weeks and enjoyed every minute nice locals to get to know food very cheap and not small portions beer a bit pricey but you can't have it all

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Booked 2 nights at the Kings Head and what a gem of a place to stay! Arrived Saturday afternoon when the bar was fairly busy but the staff immediately checked everyone in. In my opinion the staff at the Kings Head are the most friendly and attentive that you will find anywhere,nothing is too much trouble for them. We had...

1Thank KevB2112
Brewood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Just had 2 nights in Kings Head in Lanchester, the staff were brilliant, food and drinks were good with very reasonable prices, rooms were spotless, rooms facing car park are quieter, as the ones on the front face the main Durham road, we will definatley be returning next year

Thank Robert D
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the Kings Head last night as we have done on many occasions and it was to the usual very high standard. We all chose different starters and main courses and they were all equally good, extremely well presented and really tasty. There is also a very good value offer for a 3 course meal... only not sure who...

Thank Jane R
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Stayed at this hotel 14th to 16 th October. When we arrived at about 21-00 hours the hotel was in full swing with an Elvis tribute and to be honest all the bars were full. We were greeted by a really cheerful friendly gentleman who signed us in. There are about 6 rooms which are all spotlessly clean and have...

Thank NottinghamHappy
leanne m, Manager at Kings Head Hotel, responded to this review

We are over the moon that you enjoyed another stay with us! Elvis was indeed a great night but pleased to see we still could give you the usual standard of service! We can not thank you enough for this review, we all hope to see you return to visit us very soon!

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Went down on a reccomendation of a friend. Was let down by the food. I had a steak and cheese baguette. The prices were great and the service was fine but the steak was dry as a bone. Almost tasted like reheated. The bun was rock hard and the chips were undercooked. I noticed they only had four star hygiene...

Thank GrahamBrown91
leanne m, Manager at Kings Head Hotel, responded to this review

Graham, we are all shocked by your recent review, our New York Beef Baguette is a very popular choice! Did the staff on duty table check your meal? Thus giving you the opportunity to let them know your comments! As for our Food Hygiene Rating of 4 out of 5 stars, we do not think it is a disgrace at...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Kings Head Hotel

Address: Station Road, Lanchester DH7 0EX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Lanchester
Price Range: €71 - €75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Go in winter”
marco_polo066, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“A few stairs to climb but they are not steep”
aligy2014, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here!!!”
wendyw885, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with twin beds quite small.”
V2524QPpeterw, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“did not stay at the hotel only had a meal”
katiehN8798WC, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
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