Barnard Castle Hotels

Barnard Castle is somewhat remote and found where the North Pennines meet the West Durham Moors; it is the largest town in the area. Stunning landscapes that surround the town supply visitors with a vast catalogue of Barnard Castles Hotels, these offer family accommodation, extreme luxury for the visiting celebrities, business accommodation for professionals and budget styled accommodations.

Barnard Castle boasts its own purpose built museum built in the style of a French Chateau, the Bowes Museum, this is where guests may peruse an extremely impressive collection of European decorative art pieces. Close by and well worth a visit are the two historic sites namely Rokeby Hall which features in the work of Sir Walter Scott and 12th Century Egglestone Abbey painted by JMW Turner and for those that love the outdoors will be highly impressed by the sight of the High Force Waterfall.

Just North of Barnard Castle are Teesdale, Weardale and Derwent Valley that fall within the North Pennines an area of outstanding beauty. The town is an historic thriving market town, which developed in the protective shadow of Bernard Balliol's castle. The town is built on a fine defensive site in 1125; the castle is in the care of English Heritage and is open to the public. The town center features an octagonal Market Cross and it is here that dairy produce was sold it was also the town's lock up, Town Hall and Court House.

Within the town there are a number of Hotels however its outskirts boast some extraordinarily extravagant Barnard Castle Hotels they are found amongst idyllic landscapes and offer their guests wonderful views and an array of sophisticated amenities and facilities. They may be housed in historic farm houses, old shooting lodges, and heritage buildings some of them listed. Many lie over many acres of manicured grounds and offer a plethora of exhilarating outdoor pursuits including horse riding, hunting, fishing, walking, hiking and bird watching.

The luxury hotels will arrange in advance for guests to be collected from the airport and brought directly to the hotel steps however many elect for car hire as this allows for autonomy and convenience. The Barnard Castle Hotels welcome through atriums, foyers and lobbies the former coaching inns host traditional decor accompanied with log fires, antique furniture and ambient lighting, large foyers may offer sweeping staircases, chandeliers and rich rugs. Staff welcome warmly and check in is processed seamlessly.

Accommodations are described through individually decorated rooms that may be connecting for families or multi roomed for luxury or en suite for the business guests. The suites offer sitting rooms, dining areas and study areas and may flow onto private balconies hosting magnificent views and total privacy.

Master bedrooms are luxuriously comfortable and king size beds are dressed in fine linens and duvets. Lavish en suite bathrooms host designer fittings and are companioned bathrobes, slippers and deluxe toiletries. The rooms are further provided with top of the range entertainment systems and communication systems; they offer tea and coffee making facilities, daily papers, mini bar, temperature control and 24 hour room's service.

Fine dining is presented through many beautifully decorated dining rooms overseen by master chefs who prepare international menus from seasonal produce and are companioned with vintage wines these Hotel restaurants are some of the finest in the area. Hotel Bars are warm and welcoming and in the winter offer log fires and in the summer open onto to terraces.

Extravagant venues such as ballrooms and well decorated halls offer the perfect situation for wedding celebrations and gala events. The Hotels offer Health Spas, Gymnasiums, children's clubs and tennis courts.

The Barnard Castle Hotels present wonderful accommodation for all parties and promise lifetime memories ensuring many return visits.