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Chepstow, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Booked this hotel for a brief one night stay while visiting the area on business. The hotel staff are polite and friendly. The food is good and reasonably priced. Rooms are clean if a bit dated. My biggest complaint was the Wi-Fi, which was patchy at best in all areas of the hotel and if you want to use your...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Got a fantastic deal and a great stay over after a meeting in Barnard Castle with a fishing friend. Rooms was nice and the breakfast was lovely. Nice friendly staff and a great place to almost get away from it all...lots of character and right next to teh River Greta... lovely

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Manchester
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Came up to Durham from Manchester to visit some family and came to the Morritt for dinner. We took a seat in the bar area and had a couple of drinks while we had a look through the menu. We were given an amuse-bouche, a parfait of some sort, a smooth and tasty way to wet our appetite. I had...

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South Ayrshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped overnight while returning from a visit down south as we wanted to visit the Bewes Museum. We booked online and got a special rate however, our room was very small and as far from the dining room as it was possible. Given the hotel was really quiet why not put us in a room closer to reception. The...

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Leeds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed here quite a few times and we have enjoyed our stay every time. Our room was at the front of the hotel on the second floor and, despite being overlooking the road, was very quiet. Very pretty room and lovely shower. We had a very nice lunch in the bar which is very interesting with links to...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped on the 23rd Dec for a pre Christmas evening at one of our favourite hostelries. Dinner was fabulous as always, the Hogget was a delight. A dessert amouse bouche is always appreciated. So much skill on display. Thanks for a lovely stay

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We had stoped off here en route to Catterick and had an excellent stay. The room was spacious, although strangely it did not have any drawer storage! The bed was large and extremely comfortable. The shower was powerful and hot. The wifi was very good. We ate in the bar and the food was excellent. The bar itself was very...

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2Thank Sandra M
MorrittGM, General Manager at The Morritt Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Sandra, Thank you for such an amazing review. We are so pleased you found all of our amenities to your liking and i hope we can welcome you back again in the future. Kindest of regards, Johnathon Cairns General Manager

York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Pros Friendly staff Warm rooms Afternoon tea served on lovely China Christmas crackers good quality Selection of good quality teas Cons Fake Christmas trees - not what you expect for country hotel The bread was hard on the finger sandwiches Christmas cake was dry Turkey sandwiches served with spicy chutney - not to our taste Mini chocolate fancies and mini...

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MorrittGM, Manager at The Morritt Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello 998pinklady85998, Thank you for your feedback relating to your afternoon tea experience. We are delighted that you found the team to be friendly and that the crockery was to your liking. In terms of the food quality this has never been the case previously so i will speak to the team in reference to this. We have only had...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here on Friday 2nd December having booked a spa package, which included an overnight stay, 3 course dinner in the a la carte restaurant, followed by a day in the Garage spa. The room was lovely and the service arriving at the hotel was excellent. Our experience in the Gilroy restaurant was absolutely 5*. The...

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MorrittGM, General Manager at The Morritt Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Geoff8o, I’m very grateful that you could take time to leave us your thoughts and write a review. I’m so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to see you again in the very near future. Kind regards, Johnathon Cairns General Manager

Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Upon arriving it all looks very impressive, the hotel looks great and the bar area/chill out area is comfortable. I should have started with we (myself and Emma) came to a wedding as I was a groomsman, the wedding room had great lighting and the grounds in which we took a lot of photos is very picturesque. After the wedding...

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MorrittGM, General Manager at The Morritt Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello t1981s, Thank you for your feedback relating to your recent visit to The Morritt Hotel and Garage Spa. We are delighted you found the ballroom and the gardens so brilliant for the wedding you where attending. When you have large parties as such it is difficult to please all with the food options that the organiser chooses for all...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape the urban hubbub, relax and unwind at The Morritt Country House Hotel & The Garage Spa. Situated in picturesque Teesdale countryside, and easily accessible from the A66, we offer northern welcomes and an unstuffy, romantic atmosphere. With award-winning food, a luxurious modern spa, and individually designed guest rooms, we're perfect for short breaks, special occasions, weddings or an escape from the every-day. As a family-run hotel and spa we place a great deal of value on service. Our customers constantly tell us that it is our employees who make The Morritt a special place to visit. Our philosophy is "yes, we can" - if we can do something for you, we will do our best to accommodate your request. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Morritt Country House Hotel

Address: The Morritt Country House Hotel, Greta Bridge DL12 9SE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Greta Bridge
Price Range: £73 - £114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Morritt Country House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
The Morritt Country House Hotel And Restaurant
Morritt Arms Hotel
Morritt Arms Barnard Castle
The Morritt Country House Hotel Greta Bridge, Durham
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“Avoid rooms above the restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles 935steve, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid Room 9,,,very warm next to boiler room !!”
 of 5 bubbles StuartWflyfisher, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Check the room before you accept.”
 of 5 bubbles Beejay1948, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I was in room 21 it is charming.”
 of 5 bubbles andrened2015, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Insist on a superior room, the best the have, or your better of in a travel lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles martindI9784UJ, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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