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The Garden House Inn

North Road, Durham DH1 4NQ , England
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Ranked #22 of 42 Durham B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our room at the Inn was very spacious and well equipped. Up a fairly narrow staircase but this did not pose a problem with our luggage. The room overlooked the North Rd which was quite noisy in the evening and early morning but was very quiet during the night. The windows could be opened for fresh air but of course,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute booking! Great food, friendly, attentive staff - quirky and quaint decor - loved it! If in this part if the world again would definitely stay here! Have no hesitation in recommending this hotel - we stayed in a family room - loads of room for us all! The road did not bother us at all was unaware it... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this Inn on Booking.com, which didn't do it justice. Photos didn't show lovely exterior, pleasant bar & super rooms. Really impressed with this place, except the breakfast, it really lets it down, tables were all all squashed into small part of the area. We couldn't get to the food because the tables where other diners were, were so close... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 week. This is advertised as a B & B, but they are under selling their Inn, as it is in reality a brilliant gastro Pub. very friendly and competent staff with a good breakfast. The pub has brilliant well priced evening meals. That meant we didn't have to go out in the evening to find... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy to access location, free to come and go as you please, just a short walk up from the rail station. On arrival we were impressed with the appearance of the hotel - nice decor, dining room and bar area seemed pleasant. Checked in and queried the room as we has been allocated a family rather than double. Reassured, we... More

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tyne and wear
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We booked this inn for a Saturday evening to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We did request a larger room when booking and were given room 2 although we could not say whether this was in fact one of their larger rooms or not. On arrival we got the last space in the car park' tightly squeezed next to the large... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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46 reviews 46 reviews
35 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The hotel is situated alongside a busy road and has a bus stop right in front of it. If your room is on that side (as was ours), you'll have the noise and fumes of the bus during the day. Luckily we spent most time in lovely Durham city. Breakfast is as the rooms, ok, not special. The hotel has... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

My friend booked a table for eleven of us to celebrate her birthday at this hotel and I have never experienced anything so awful in my life. We waited 1.5 hours for the food and then they forgot to serve two meals. When one of the two came (the other was refused because everyone else had finished), the meal was... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Food here is great, although would benefit from a bit more variety. The duck is to die for. However; the rooms are a bit of a letdown. Clean enough but the showers don't work properly and they're a bit dated. Plus breakfast is just some ham and cheese or cereal. All very nice just would be nice to have something... More

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed overnight to visit Durham. What a find! Don't be put off by the traffic as we slept extremely well and it wasn't a problem. The spacious room was spotlessly clean, comfortable bed and tastefully furnished. Our meal that evening was first class! Plenty of choice and well presented. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Although breakfast was... More

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Address: North Road, Durham DH1 4NQ , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
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Ranked #22 of 42 B&Bs / Inns in Durham
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