The Jersey Farm Country Hotel
Address: Darlington Road, Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
After a warm welcome you can explore the curious decor and original art. Step into the calm and chilled bar before heading on through to the conservatory, complete with a pool table and large plasma, and then onto the scenic terrace. Enjoy peace and quiet and maybe a board game in the residents lounge. The hotel even has its our own art gallery, Galleranna, where you can find a souvenir to remember your time with here.The Barn suite is a unique large function venue catering for weddings, conference, parties and gatherings.
Situated on the outskirts of picturesque Barnard Castle, this former working farm, with animals still in the fields, has been turned into a contemporary, unique and quirky hotel.A haven of peace and tranquillity, Jersey Farm provides a place of pure relaxation, where you can enjoy good food in good company. Owner-run for over 36 years, it has been transformed from a humble farm into an internationally renowned hotel where high attention to detail is mixed with friendly style to ensure a memorable stay. Nestled within 10 acres of farmland, away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, during your stay you can relax watching the animals graze the fields and let life stroll on by.
Teesdale is a still a relatively undiscovered part of England, boasting some fascinating attractions: Bowes Museum in its wonderful setting, the unspoilt Raby Castle, the Dales and Britain’s highest waterfall, High Force.Jump in the car and travel less than an hour to find the cathedral city of Durham and Beamish Open Air Museum. Visit the Lake District, or Europe’s largest indoor shopping complex, the Metro Centre. There are many challenging country golf courses, along with the excellent country course at Barnard Castle. There is horse racing at Redcar, Sedgefield, Thirsk, Catterick, York and Newcastle. You may, however, be content exploring the beautiful scenic countryside that surrounds The Jersey Farm Country Hotel.
Distances:Barnard Castle: one mile on the A67Scotch Corner: 12 miles on the A1Darlington: 16 miles Newcastle upon Tyne: 55 milesDurham City: 30 milesMiddlesbrough 30 miles Penrith (M6 junction 40): 38 miles. By Train:Darlington East Coast Line to Kings Cross 2.5 hours.By Air:Durham Teesvalley Airport: 25 milesNewcastle Airport: 52 milesManchester Airport: 120 miles
Food & beverage
In the restaurant you will find a homely atmosphere where the traditional carvery and à la carte bistro style meals can be enjoyed served to you by friendly and helpful staff.Delicious lunches, light snacks, and of course the most important meal of the day, breakfast are served in the hotel. The staff encourage you to sample the freshly-prepared Farmers breakfast (included in the price). All meals are served in the restaurant and booking is advisable bur not essential. Children are welcome at all times, however the hotel sincerely hopes that parents will take responsibility. While there is no dress code, the hotel kindly request that you dress thoughtfully. On special holiday days it is advisable to check what menus are available.Party bookings are available and the hotel will try, where possible, to seat the party together. Private rooms are available for small celebrations.Champagne can be pre-ordered, as can wine and birthday cakes can be made.The bar has luxurious sofas an interesting twist on a log fire, giant plasma fish tank, areas to huddle up in and of course, like the rest of Jersey Farm, is non-smokingFrom the bar you will find on draught, John Smiths Smooth, Theakstons Best, Guinness, Woodpecker, Fosters and Kronenbourg 1664 lager. There is also a large selection of soft drinks, many fine malts, liqueurs, sherry, port, and a comprehensive wine list with many being sold by the glass. Through the bar you will find the conservatory complete with funky pool table and plasma TV a place to maybe enjoy a Costa coffee or stroll out onto the patio, terrace and gardens.
The rooms are an eclectic mix; all are non-smoking and every room is different and individual. All have harmonious colour schemes with a light, fresh modern feel about them. Some rooms and suites are on the ground floor. Pets are accepted by prior arrangement in certain rooms (charges apply).For the business traveller, all rooms have well-lit desks with modem points at hand. Wi-Fi is available in the hotel free of charge. Photocopying and faxing facilities are available at reception.Details such as daily newspapers can be ordered, breakfast in bed can be arranged, and wake-up calls programmed.There are 4-poster rooms and suites which boast spa baths, larger LCD TVs, sofas and a wider range of amenities than those listed.
|• Parking (fee required)||• Restaurant|
|• Pets Allowed||• Bar|
|• Newspapers||• Garden|
|• Terrace||• Non-Smoking Rooms|
|• Rooms/Facilities for Disabled||• Free Parking|
|• Express Check-In/Check-Out||• Soundproofed Rooms|
|• Heating||• Design Hotel|
|• Luggage Storage||• All Public and Private Spaces Non-Smoking|
|• Games Room||• Room Service|
|• Meeting/Banquet Facilities||• Laundry|
|• Breakfast in the Room||• Ironing Service|
|• Internet Services||• Fax/Photocopying|
|• Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN||• Free Wi-Fi Internet Access Included|
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