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Durham Castle

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Overview
The Castle Palace Green University of Durham, Palace Green, Durham DH1 3RW England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
Reviews (235)
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Never having stayed in a castle before I wasn’t sure what to expect. Shouldn’t have been concerned. Rooms were spacious and comfortable. The staff extremely friendly and helpful. The breakfast (full English) if desired was superb. Taking breakfast in the great hall was novel. The...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was very comfortable but basic no tv as our room was above the great hall it was very noisy as there were functions on both nights but they did finish about 10. The staff were very helpful and pleasant.

Thank Dinah M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our GPS directed us to twisty narrow drive up to the castle . We were confused about what to do and where to park because the small square was closed off to cars. A kind person showed us where there was a button to press...More

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was high up within the castle so we had quite a few stairs to contend with but that didn't detract from our visit. I was expecting a little more from the room having stayed at other castles in the past but given that...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst we understand that this is a heritage site and that this limits what can be provided. There is so much more that can be done and in our opinion, should be done, to improve the quality of the stay of paying guests. Our room...More

Thank Jo T
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$59 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Durham Castle Hotel Durham
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Castle Hotel Durham
Location
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
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Traveller (112)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Rachskull
9 February 2018|
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Response from minou468 | Reviewed this property |
No accommodation in term time as it is a student residence. Accommodation available during the Christmas, Easter and summer holidays.
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James F
11 February 2017|
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Response from Paul J | Reviewed this property |
Not really, use the bus
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Room Tips
"Do not stay in H3"
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"You can't choose your room, but it was very quiet when we booked so we were given one of very few en..."
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"Ask about stairs. Views fantastic but no lift. They have 1 or 2 en suite rooms but better to have a..."
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"Middle age? May NOT be for you. Too many stairs to climb."
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