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The flat is on the sunny south side of the castle
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8 reviews
The flat is on the sunny south side of the castle
The exposed medieval stone in the sitting room
The double bedroom is light and sunny
The single bedroom
The view from the flat across to St Brandon's Church
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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 3
Durham, Durham, England

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M155EEL
Chester, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
69 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Lovely apartment in lovely castle in lovely location... Just lovely!”
Reviewed 9 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017
1
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Not sure what happened to my original review so trying again. Just stayed for a week at Quartermaster's apartment in Brancepeth Castle. We were warmly welcomed by James who was on hand if anything was needed. The apartment is beautifully appointed and has everything you would need for your stay including a complimentary bottle of wine! Comfortable beds fluffy towels and also a sofa bed in the lounge so comfortably sleeps five if needed. The location is superb... from the moment you drive through the gates and past the gatehouse it takes your breath away. Who wouldn't want to stay here? It's location is tranquil and a short walk from the tearoom in the gatehouse, the churchyard and the golf club. Refreshments are available at the tearoom and the golf club house. Durham is a short drive away, as is Whitworth Hall (feed the deer) and further afield you can easily get to Seaham harbour on the coast and visit Tommy. If you are looking for somewhere different and very special to stay book Quartermaster's. I can't wait to go back. Thank you James.

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Management Response
10 Sep 2017
Thanks for this, Mandy - so glad you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure to meet and host you and your parents. It would be lovely to see you back again.
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kevin687
Madison, Alabama
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Truly a great experience, you have to want this.”
Reviewed 25 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017
2
people found this review helpful

Close to Durham and not far from anywhere else. If you love the NE then go for it. Can't imagine anyone being disappointed. Nice welcome pack including our preferred wine .... I think James has got this right.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
26 Jul 2017
Thank you Kevin - so glad you enjoyed it. We'd love to see you again if you are ever back this way.
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James s
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Somewhere different”
Reviewed 30 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
2
people found this review helpful

A unquie And atmospheric apartment
Situated in the outer walls of a castle!
Good location modern fascilities perfect for up to 3 people who are looking for somewhere different to stay

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Management Response
5 Jul 2017
Thank you - glad you enjoyed the stay!
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TrailBlaz...
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Comfortable,delightful location to explore the beauty of Durham and its surrounds”
Reviewed 25 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017
2
people found this review helpful

Great day out at Beamish Museum didn't get to sample the iconic 'fish and chips' something for next time-the ticket is valid for a year.Very impressed by Durham Cathedral and arrived at the right time to hear evensong with wonderful music.Managed all the hills with enough rests for coffee! Riverside walk is well worth it,you get a different view of the Cathedral and the Castle.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
27 May 2017
Thanks John - glad you enjoyed it and we look forward to welcoming you back again
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gayleload...
Perth, Australia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Stay in a Castle”
Reviewed 9 March 2017 for a stay in November 2016
2
people found this review helpful

We spent a weekend at the Castle and it was everything you would imagine staying in a Castle would be. The flat was warm and cosy. Just a short drive into Durham city centre. A great weekend and will definitely go back again. Highly recommended.

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Management Response
9 Mar 2017
Thanks!
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