Hanging space and draws.En suite wet room with heated floor and towel rail.

Private room

2 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed

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About this listing

Newly refurbished en suite bedroom overlooking garden. Recently refurbished semi-detached house with free parking. Easy access to public transport and within walking distance of the town centre.

Use of kitchen and dining area as required.

The space

En suite room in West end of Darlington. Tea and Coffee making facilities in the room. Body wash, shampoo and towels provided. Hair dryer in room.

Easy 15 minute walk into town.

Guest access

We are happy to provide a key so that guests are able to come and go as they require during their stay.

Interaction with guests

We are happy to spend time chatting with guests if this is what they would like. We have lived in the Darlington area for many years and provide advice about things to do.

Other things to note

A light breakfast is provided at no extra charge. This includes: fairtrade tea or coffee (espresso and cappuccino available), cereals, juice and toast. Porridge is also available on request. A cooked breakfast could be supplied for a small additional charge. Our milk and butter is sourced from a small local organic dairy. We make our own bread, jams and marmalade.

We have two very well behaved dogs. Meg a Collie/Dalmatian cross and Echo a Border Collie. The dogs are not allowed upstairs or in the front room and are excluded from the dining area while people are eating.

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
Room type: Private room


Extra people: 13 / night after the first guest
Weekly Discount: 18%
Weekend Price: 54 / night
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House Rules

None apart from no smoking!
We could discuss the possibility of guests bringing dogs but as we have two of our own this might be a problem.



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.

Safety features
Smoke detector

1 night minimum stay

61 Reviews

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Alan User Profile
June 2017
A great place in a great end of town. Martin & Fran couldn't have been more welcoming.

Kerry User Profile
May 2017
Martin and Fran are lovely people who made me so welcome I felt I was with friends. They deserve success.

Ayman1035 User Profile
January 2017
Very nice room in a wonderful house, very friendly Martin and Fran, everything was fantastic, can't recommend them enough

David User Profile
November 2016
My first experience of AirBnb and it was great. Martin and Fran are great hosts, very helpful and approachable. The house and the room are lovely and the wet room (en-suite) is a real bonus. A great experience

Toby User Profile
October 2016
Absolutely fantastic experience, I wouldn't hesitate to stay with Martin and Fran again. I was welcomed in with a drink, and as my arrival was quite late, I was shown to my room, which was well prepared, with a lovely wet room and a comfy bed. The home is lovely and in a nice quite part of Darlington, despite only being 5 mins from the main roads. Martin also did a dinner for me on the first night, which was delicious, using home grown veg, and nothing seemed too much trouble. Their two dogs are really well behaved, and love attention, which was nice (I love dogs...). As mentioned, there's easy access to main roads, and the main part of Darlington is just a few minutes drive away. Lovely experience. Thank you Martin and Fran

Tracy User Profile
September 2016
Had such a lovely stay with Martin and Fran, they have a beautiful home and garden. The room was perfect for my needs, the bed was soo comfortable and the ensuite luxurious. Their home is very much a homely home and I felt so welcome. Their hospitality and kindness was endless, exceptional hosts and such lovely caring people. Thank you both so much x

Haydon User Profile
August 2016
From my friend who Martin kindly allowed me to book for on her behalf: I stayed with martin for one night to break up a long journey and straight away was greeted warmly and was helped with my bags. Martin kindly cooked me dinner with lovely veg from his garden! Great conversationalist and brilliant company! I highly recommend Martin if you're ever in the area! Unfortunately I never got the privilege of meeting Fran, his wife, as she was away on a trip. The room was comfortable and I had everything I needed.

Darlington, United KingdomJoined in September 2013
Martin User ProfileMartin is a superhost.

Martin is a self-employed research consultant working from his home in Darlington. He is married to Fran who teaches. Their two children are both studying at University. Martin and Fran love the outdoors and they are keen hill walkers. They have decide to donate 10% of their income from airbnb to a small international charity called Motivation which supports people with mobility disabilities around the world.

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