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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   2 Victoria Terrace, Durham DH1 4RW, England
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The Victorian Town House
Ranked #1 of 42 Durham B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We commenced our 5 weeks in northern England and Scotland in Durham after 29 hours of planes, airports, metro and train stations. This was a perfect place to start. Jill and Andy looked after us as if we were family. Nothing was too difficult. Great position from the train station, beautiful garden, lovely breakfasts planning our days from the books... More

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Nierstein, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Victorian Townhouse for eight nights during our spring holiday in Durham. We are a family of four and had booked one of the family rooms. The location is excellent, with the railway station and the bus station within walking distance. Still the rooms are very quiet and we had a lovely view into the garden. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our first time in Durham and we spent three nights at the Flambard room in this lovely B&B. Andy was a very good host helping us with all our queries and giving us good tips of where to go and what to do and letting us their parking space. Jill looked after us really well cooking us great... More

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Canberra
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41 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night in the Flambard Room at this B&B and our only disappointment was that we were not staying longer. The room was quite large, spotlessly clean and very tastefully furnished. It even had a view of the cathedral. The bathroom was also great and a very good size. Jill and Andy were very helpful even allowing us... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our second visit to The Victorian Town House and we stayed in the Langley Room (twin room, ground floor), Our room was extremely comfortable, with everything supplied for our visit including a well-stocked welcome tray. The WiFi was great, having 2 routers to ensure good connection in all rooms. The en-suite bathroom was very big with plenty of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My husband and I have just returned home from a lovely weekend in Durham. jill and Andy were great hosts. We stayed in the Flambard room, it was an extremely pretty room, the bed was very comfy and the bathroom well equipped. The breakfast on both days were delicious, lots of fruit etc to choose from. If I had any... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Very friendly and helpful. Large comfortable room with great view. We stayed in the Beaumont room. Food was plentiful and good choice. Good to see lots of fruit available. A good location for seeing Durham so long as you don't mind the last little steep bit. Durham is well worth a visit. Newcastle interesting but it was a bit hot... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I recently had the opportunity to stay at The Victorian Townhouse for 2 nights in June. I was in Durhamof rom Canada to defend my thesis at the School of Education and I needed a place that would allow me to be well rested and well fed as I prepared for my VIVA. The Victorian Townhouse filled the bill admirably.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A little tricky finding them from the train station, but once we were pointed in the right direction it was easy. Andy and Jill were wonderful hosts. Had our bags waiting in our rooms because we arrived a bit early and left to explore Durham. The Flambard room was so comfortable and the bathroom so spacious. Breakfast had so much... More

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Wigan
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Stayed here in the very comfortable ground floor Langley Room on a short visit to Durham.Appreciated being able to park outside and have no steps to climb other than the short flight up to the breakfast room where Jill and Andy serve a first class start to the day. The location is very good with only a short walk into... More

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Additional Information about The Victorian Town House

Address: 2 Victoria Terrace, Durham DH1 4RW, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Victorian Town House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
The Victorian Town House Hotel Durham

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