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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely rooms, excellent breakfast, cordial host and a magnificent breakfast of locally sourced produce. We would certainly choose to stay here again. Close to the Bowes Museum which is definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Bridgetcole
Aviemore, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Truly excellent service. I am always disapponted if they are booked full and I have to stay elsewhere. Breakfasts are fabulous (actually cannot recall better) and rooms are cosy and always spotlessly clean.

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Thank Laurie P
Pershore, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Choose this B&B for central locality for Pennine walk. Great breakfast and a really warm welcome. Admin excellent. We had a double and a single room.Both were warm, comfortable and clean. Lot of useful local information to hand. Recommended. We will certainly return.

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Thank Phil R
Manchester
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Very impressed from start to finish. Welcome was warm, room ideal, bed was very comfortable and breakfast was fantastic and very filling. Also it is absolutely spotlessly clean. We will definitely be back.

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Cramlington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Made welcome with tea/coffee and biscuits and chat from Brian (a bit early for the complimentary sherry, but saved it till later!). Five minutes walk from the Castle and town centre; on the busy main road into town, but street parking right outside and our room at the rear was perfectly quiet with lots of extra touches. Very pleasant dining... More 

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Thank Chris N
Ovingham, null, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

great hospitality from Brian relaxed and welcoming.stayed in single room at front of house compact but well equipped liked the extra touches dressing gown , bottled water and proper coffee... private bathroom just down the corridor Room peaceful and quiet considering facing the road. Good selection at breakfast and excellent recommendations for eating out

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We have stayed many times over the past ten years at Homelands. Never disappointed, consistent - we stay in the Garden Room, comfort, hospitality and excellent food. A good place to stay either for one night, short stay or a holiday. Barnard Castle is an excellent base. The welcome and hospitality makes you feel at home.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a great night's stay with friend occupying the two single rooms. Both rooms very comfortable and lots of extras to enjoy. We had a very warm welcome from Brian with tea and biscuits. Breakfast was 5 ⭐️ delicious with great hospitality from everyone - thank you.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful house and garden in a good location. Deborah made us most welcome on arrival and booked us a table for our evening meal. The room was clean, very comfortable and well appointed. Brian cooks an excellent breakfast, and was very entertaining and helpful. We have no hesitation in recommending this B & B.

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Thank Christopher C
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Homelands for the weekend, we have been to Homelands quite a few times, Brian and Deborah are very friendly and helpful and made us very welcome. Our Room was the garden room which is situated at the bottom of a lovely garden, we loved it, very comfortable bed, TV, tea and coffee facilities, large wardrobe space and... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Homelands guest house is a beautiful Victorian situated in Barnard castle, set in the heart of the Teesdale valley. Relax in the luxurious comfort of our elegantly furnished guest lounge, before retiring to your en suite bedroom, beautifully furnished for your comfort. We have colour tv in every room, tea, coffee making facilities. We are a fully licensed -liquor facility, and dinners can be ordered prior to arrival. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Homelands Guest House

Address: 85 Galgate, Barnard Castle DL12 8ES, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Barnard Castle
Price Range: £88 - £95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Homelands Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Room 2 at the rear, overlooking the garden, was fine and noise-free.”
 of 5 bubbles 761ChrisN, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try the Garden Room - at the bottom of the garden!”
 of 5 bubbles 179rosemaryh, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Garden room nice and secluded.”
 of 5 bubbles Wendyjhodge, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The garden room is tucked away at the bottom of the garden for extra peace and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles jocollins1973, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you can, go for the garden room. It was truly great”
 of 5 bubbles stevef798, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
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