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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Durham, Durham, England

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Lking_198...
1 review
“Amazing stay great friendly people”
Reviewed 9 June 2014 for a stay in March 2014

I stayed at Harry's house for my 25th birthday and had the best time.The owners of the house were amazing and did everything they could to help us out. It was very clean and tidy and couldn't have asked for a better house to stay in. I will defiantly be coming back in the near future.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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catwoman0...
Grimsby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“comfy house, lovely garden, friendly hosts and a fantastic area to visit.”
Reviewed 27 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014

stayed here for 4 nights and just wish it was for longer! From the moment I booked Claire was brilliant in replying promptly to all my queries and meeting her and Peter in person they were just as helpful. The house was comfy with lovely extra touches like a welcome hamper, toiletries and delicious free range eggs. The garden is nice and private and a great place for catching the sun or soaking in the hot tub. It is on a busy road but the upside of that is it is so easy to get around on public transport. We used the bus to get to Durham and from there the train to Newcastle, so you could just park the car up and forget about it! There is so much to do in the area we will definitely be back to explore it :-)

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Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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Ann B
2 reviews
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“Fabulous - you must try it!!”
Reviewed 12 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

What a fabulous stay. Everything you want and more! Where else could you be sat in a hot tub at 2am in the morning with a heated hut for rest breaks and beautiful skys above! Absolute heaven I could've stayed there indefinitely! All your initial needs are there, lovely and clean I could've lived in the bathroom! Will definitely be visiting again thank you x

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Liked best: cleanliness and hot tub
Liked least: no negative comments
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Families with young children Large groups
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O4057WLMa...
Stonehaven, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Very comfortable, Claire & Peter really looked after us and the wood fired hot tub was great fun.”
Reviewed 1 April 2014 for a stay in March 2014

Harrys House is a comfortable 3 bedroomed end terraced house in Carrville just outside Durham. The owners, Claire and Peter live next door and are both very pleasant and helpful.
There is parking on a driveway at the back for one car and other cars can be parked on the street outside. A large wood fired hot tub is located in a well screened area in the garden, it took an hour or two for it to get up to temperature but it was great fun. Peter provided instructions and kept the wood pile well stocked.
There are also 6 chickens in the garden and we were able to help ourselves to fresh eggs every morning.
There was a good wifi internet service and we were able to bring our pet dog.

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Liked best: Wood fired hot tub, fresh eggs every day, comfortable accomodation
Liked least: The bathroom with bath and walk in shower was very good but there was only one toilet in the house
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
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491Lizzie...
Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Beautiful, relaxing and quirky”
Reviewed 22 March 2014 for a stay in March 2014

What a beautiful place! So peaceful and relaxing, hot tub was perfect and the bed was so comfortable best nights sleep I've had in a while! The decor is outstanding lovely and quirky makes for a very nice night away, Claire and hubby were very welcoming and helpful getting the tub set up ready for us :) will DEFIANTLY be back, very highly recommended!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Cornwallq...
Dronfield
2 reviews
“Perfect vacation in every way”
Reviewed 17 March 2014 for a stay in February 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights for Valentines weekend, perfect, spacious & comfy house with everything you need, tasteful & quirky decor & the most comfortable bed I have ever slept in! Claire & Peter really go the extra mile, with thoughtful touches & help/advice to make your stay perfect, highly recommend & will definately be staying again.

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ann t
Durham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“great relaxing space”
Reviewed 12 March 2014 for a stay in November 2013

Stayed here with my partner and what a lovely place to stay. The hot tub was fantastic and the house has everything you need. The welcome basket adds a lovely touch to your visit. Will be back.

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