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Farnley Tower

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  • Excellent22%
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  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Pets Allowed
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

We were really looking forward to staying here as it was over our budget but looked amazing. It is a lovely old building with lots of history and only a ten minute walk into Durham city centre. Room was ok but the bathroom was really...More

Thank Phil J
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Stayed at this hotel for 3 nights just before Easter with my parents. My room was quite large, everything was clean and tidy but a bit dated. The en suite could do with a facelift, dated tiles, black mould round the window and the floor...More

Thank deborahmcq
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Stayed for one night when daughter attended university open day. Lovely old building and well equipped room - made a welcome change from the bland homogenised offerings of premier inns or travelodge. Friendly service and lots of choice at breakfast which was served in attractive...More

Thank jes16112016
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Room was large. Seemed a little tired. Bedding was scruffy and looked over washed grey tinge instead of white. Lamp was broken on one side. Towel rail was loose and bathroom needed some TLC. Carpet needed a good shampoo. No biscuits with tea and coffee...More

1  Thank lotusblossom2
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Farley Tower was the only available b&b available when I was trying to book a room for what turned out to be Mothering Sunday weekend. I can only say it was a lovely lovely surprise. The room was good, the welcome warm and the breakfast...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$89 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$89 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"City views available in some rooms"
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"Ask friendly staff."
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"I stayed on the ground floor, good sized family room."
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"Book somewhere else.....it's a tied old guesthouse NOT an hotel"
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