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Broom Farm Guest House

Broom Park Village, Durham DH7 7QX, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hertford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a superb farm house guest house with four super rooms for B&B accommodation in a relaxing rural setting with great walks along old railway track paths or into Durham City just 35 minutes on foot. Liz, the proprietor, is very welcoming and cooks a sumptuous full English breakfast! A really exceptional place to stay. Dogs are also welcome... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've stayed here a few times over the years and Broom Farm never lets us down. Always a warm welcome, always comfortable and still the best breakfast anywhere (unless you're vegan, or on a diet)! It's a lovely place to stay, ideally situated within easy reach of Durham city and we always recommend it to friends. Our favourite B&B!

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The host is the loveliest and very knowledgeable, however the décor definitely needs updating. The bedroom was quite clean, but the bathroom wasn't and the shower had to be taken off the holder and held by hand at a specific angle to get warm or hot water. The breakfast was ok, pretty average, don't agree with having to write what... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Very friendly people. We messed them around a bit due to getting a few punctures on our bikes and arriving late but they were very accommodating and made us feel at home. We put our bikes in the garage and were up early the next morning to head off.

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Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I have had the pleasure of staying here on a number of occasions and have never been disappointed, first on my list if i need to travel to this part of England. In a rural area on the outskirts of Durham City it is an old farmhouse decorated in a style to suit, quiet with off road parking and a... More 

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Cupar, Scotland, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Whilst the host cannot be faulted being very welcoming and friendly, the building itself needs a bit of attention. We loved the breakfast, which clearly had quality ingredients, and the room was spacious but the bed was too short for me, and the mattress was very soft so I can't say I slept well. Although the window was open when... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We have stayed here twice and found Liz's welcome very good on both occasions. Rooms are roomy and bed comfortable. Quaint farmhouse decoration and a lovely old building. Breakfast is excellent with hot food and limited choice of cold buffet. The only problem is that this is out of Durham by a mile on a road with plenty of traffic... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Stayed a for one night a while ago while visiting daughter when she was at Durham university. Converted farm with friendly landlady, off road parking, comfortable room and good breakfast. Short drive from Durham city.

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

We've had the opportunity to stay at Broom Farm Guesthouse for two nights over the August bank holiday weekend. We were actually booked in with another B&B however, due to unforeseen circumstances they had to re-book us with Liz, but we were far from disappointed! The character home was located in a quiet location just outside of Durham where there... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Unfortunately our surprise visit to Durham seemed doomed as our usual accommodation was fully booked! However, Broom House was recommended to us and as luck would have it accommodation was available.To say we were pleasantly surprised would be an understatement. An old converted farmhouse with bags of history and stories to be told on the great patio area whilst having... More 

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