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The Victorian Town House

Certificate of Excellence
2 Victoria Terrace, Durham DH1 4RW, England
The Victorian Town House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here in May 2015. Very nice room and great breakfasts. Easy to walk down to Central Durham. Very nice owners who gave us good advice about restaurants etc. Would stay there again if we revisit Durham.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've stayed at this B&B several times and have always found it to be excellent and the best, in our experience, in Durham. Jill and Andy are very friendly and helpful, the rooms are spacious and comfortable and the breakfast is delicious with good quality ingredients and lots of choice. It's well located for walking into Durham. Definitely recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Simply outstanding in all respects. Luxurious,comfortable room.Breakfast excellent. Professional,warm welcome.Good wi fi.On street parking courtesy of free timed discs. Lots of extra touches that single it out as #1 in Durham. Andy and Jill are a credit to the hospitality business. The best B&B we have ever stayed in !

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Cheadle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

A beautifully maintained and comfortable B & B. Delicious breakfasts with an excellent choice. Jill & Andy could not have been more helpful. We would certainly recommend a stay. Durham is an interesting City but we found it surprisingly hilly.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We had a twin ensuite room on the ground floor and stayed two nights. The room was very comfortable with everything you would need and with a great ensuite.We were greeted with the offer of tea and cake by Andy on our arrival and made to feel very welcome. Jill and Andy couldn't have been more welcoming with lots of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We stayed in this wonderful B&B for our wedding night after we got married in Durham. They were really helpful and thoughtful as we worked out the logistics of getting checked in earlier in the day. The room was beautiful. And the breakfast was outstanding!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We had the twin ensuite room (Langley) on the ground floor. Concerned we would hear noise but it was quiet. Bathroom had a great shower. Easy walk to the town. Good breakfast. Good place to relax from jet lag.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Unfortunately, our trip only allowed us one night in Durham. Wish we could have stayed at least one more night at The Victorian Town House. Our room was spacious and elegant. EVERY amenity you would need is in your room....from ironing board and iron....to the high end toiletries in the bath room. Andy was helpful with our bags. Andy brought... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Andy and Jill run an unusually good B & B. It is conveniently close to Durham centre allowing visitors to easily walk to and from the main sights. A warm welcome with hot tea and homemade cake greets you. Rooms are richly furnished with really large bath sheets. Breakfast deserves the gold award they have received. Andy was really helpful... More 

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Nice, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Andy couldn't have been more accommodating even prior to us visiting by helping us with directions and where to park. The room had everything and more; from quality soaps and tea making facilities to a wonderfully designed bathroom. The breakfast is quite simply one of the best I've ever had. Definitively superb! Thank you.

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