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The Forresters Hotel & Restaurant

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The Forresters Hotel & French Restaurant in Middleton in Teesdale offers French Cuisine “The Northern Portion” in a restaurant which has the authentic look and ambience of its French counter parts. Enjoy classic French dishes sush as Beef Bourguignon, Magret de Canard, Cheese Soufflé, King Scallops as well as delectable pastries, homemade Ice Cream and homemade chocolates. Watch out also for special nights such as moules frites and crepes. The Forresters also offer a Bar with Pool Table and large Selection of drinks, Lagers, Ciders including some French Cidre, large selection of Spirits and local Real Ales, a large selection of wines & sparkling wines is also available by the glass. Watch out for regular music entertainment Food served Tuesday to Saturday from 12.00pm All our rooms are en suite with Freeview TV, Tea/Coffee making facilities and WiFi access. Our licensed bar is open until midnight every day and our restaurant serves outstanding French style dishes. Dogs and children are welcome.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Bar/Lounge
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Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Classic
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Full view
36Car recommended
Grade: 36 out of 100
11Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
4Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This hotel has a French proprietor and the decor reflected his origins, especially through the shabby chic ambience created by peeling and stressed paintwork. There is no elevator and our bedroom, with an interesting view over the street-side bar and general streetscape was a good...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank LaCassaigne
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I would not have anticipated such an outlet in this relatively remote location and not only that the food but best of all, the service..... was excellent. We all took 3 courses which is unusual for us but the temptation to try as much of...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank croftbarntone
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We arrived a little early to check into our cottage in the village and was all hungry so we made our way to The Forresters and we was so glad we did. I had the most amazing toasted ham and cheese sandwich, best I have...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank charlenelowes
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Welcoming, quiet hotel in a bustling market town. We were walking the Pennine Way from Middleton to Dufton and found this a perfect base for our 2 day's walking. The tasteful en suite room was spotless, quiet and comfortable. Frank and his lady wife were...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Edward R
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

It’s rare to get a really good restaurant in a little village like Middleton in Teesdale but to get a quality French restaurant too is incredible. After a hard day climbing mountains our appetites were rewarded with the most excellent French cuisine. Shame I was...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Ronnie333
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pippen
28 March 2015|
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Response from Stuart R | Reviewed this property |
5 has a shower upstairs giving much more room in the bedroom ,6 has a separate bathroom but not as much room in the bedroom, but 6 is at the back so no traffic noise.
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pippen
17 March 2015|
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Response from Anne P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we live locally and have never stayed there.
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Lago2020
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"Book a table for dinner ASAP to avoid disappointment!"
edwardr930
12 Oct 2018
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"don't book the room above the bar can be noisy"
nicksalt
27 Nov 2017
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"At the rear if possible"
G9184UUmichaell
26 Nov 2017
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"Back rooms better for good night's sleep. Make sure you know safety drill because owner not on site I..."
blackdouglass
10 Jul 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$55 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
the forresters hotel and restaurant
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandMiddleton in Teesdale
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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