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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Bowburn Hall is an ideal location to stay when visiting Durham. Food is average, drinks quite expensive plus side staff are friendly and lovely garden. Overall a decent hotel in a good location to visit local attractions

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went here for works Christmas party lovely hotel very nice drinks prices as you would expect for a hotel 14.95 for a bottle of house wine but very dissapointed in the food we paid almost 40.00 pound for our meals very small portions Christmas dinner consisted of 2 slices of turkey some carrots sprouts and a scoop of mash that...

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San Francisco
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had our wedding here and we could not have been more impressed! Everything was perfect, Charlie (the manager) and Callum (the assistant) are unflappable and are always In control, staff are personable, the venue is beautiful and the food amazing! I cannot speak more highly and we will definitely be returning soon!

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northeast
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We attended our sons wedding at Bowburn Hall and stayed overnight. The wedding event from arriving, the ceremony, reception and evening was fantastic and we really enjoyed it. We asked if we could check in early with the wedding being all day this was no problem, when we went to the room it was very small and cramped not good...

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Thank geordie125
Houghton-le-Spring, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had Afternoon Tea at Bownburn Hall three times between Oct 2015 and Jan 2016 because it was great value. However, last Monday when I took another friend we were disappointed by the poor value. The price has increased but the portions have been reduced. The cakes are tiny compared to what was on offer previously and the trifle option...

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Thank Helen D
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I regularly stay at this hotel on business. Its in a quiet area off of the main roads. The hotel rooms are nice and clean. Rooms are cleaned daily. Decoration is quite modern. Some slightly nicer than others. The gardens are big, nicely landscaped. Play Park to keep the kids occupied. Lovely in the summer. Hotel often has functions and...

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Thank alexclare2
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I believe most of the bedrooms have now been refurbed to a high standard so will put paid to earlier comments on bedrooms. Lovely décor with beautiful bathrooms and a great shower. We went for an early evening bite to eat, there was a good atmosphere in lovely surroundings, just outside Durham and just off the motorway - so handy...

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Thank flemingjones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yet again we are here in the North East visiting family ,we always stay here when in the area .Bowburn hall does some fantastic deals , Just search Bookings.com . The rooms are lovely ,clean and cosy . One gripe this time tho , no staff about when you need them ,Don't know whether they have had a staff shortage...

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Thank Kev N
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a gem. Stayed for 1 night bed and breakfast. The service was very helpful and friendly, my room was very pleasant, spotlessly clean with good amenities and a very comfortable bed. Breakfast was delicious. I had a really pleasant and comfortable stay. Great value for money.

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Thank mumsies
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Came here for Sunday lunch with my husband on spec one afternoon. There was a wedding in full swing in the function room but they still managed to find us a table. Ordered the trio of meat Sunday lunch and a beef dinner to be told there was no beef left. Ordered double pork as the third meat and turkey...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Bowburn Hall

Address: Bowburn, Durham DH6 5NH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Price Range: £50 - £96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bowburn Hall 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Never had a problem sleeping in any of the rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 680kevn, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I had a large room but the standard ones looked good too”
 of 5 bubbles MagsS537, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 20 was lovely - slightly creaky floor boards”
 of 5 bubbles gmiller1111, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We asked for a quiet room and had one with no function rooms under it.”
 of 5 bubbles P8580TNpeterw, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“get a larger room overlooking the rear garden area.”
 of 5 bubbles 675alh, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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