Darlington is the perfect place to stay while you are exploring Durham as a large number of the area’s star attractions are within easy reach. The St Cuthbert Church and the Darlington Railway Centre and Museum are just two of the popular places to visit. And don’t miss the National Railway Museum at Shildon and Easby Abbey.
Grab your credit card and head to the Richmond Market Place in Richmond to get in some retail therapy.
Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough is the perfect place cheer along with fellow lovers of soccer, and to see local favorites, the Middlesbrough FC, in all their glory. On weekends the area around the stadium becomes a sea of red and white, as crowds come together to get behind their home-grown heroes.
When it’s time to wind down after a day spent exploring the many charms of Darlington, check in to one of the area's range of accommodation options. The St George Hotel, the Redworth Hall Hotel, Newton Aycliffe and the Mercure Darlington Kings Hotel are among the many great places to stay around here.