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The Garden House Inn

North Road, Durham DH1 4NQ , England
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Ranked #21 of 43 Durham B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Booked a double room at short notice for overnight break.Easy to find,limited parking due to the pub being busy.Very comfortable room,with tea, coffee etc.Breakfast was continental,with plenty of choice.Only grumble would be the shower.Quicker to run a bath!!Evening meal was lovely,scampi and huge chips,also steak and fries!Staff very helpful and friendly. Would definatley recommend for a short stay.Room was also... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed on New Years Eve. We had the spacious family room, came with plenty of tea/coffee making facilities, biscuits & bottled water. Very comfortable bed. Very clean & well looked after. The staff were very friendly & helpful. The shower wasn't brilliant but it did the job. Ideal for the City centre, only about 10 mins walk. The breakfast... More 

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Herts
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here one night with our daughty and had a really cosy family rrom. The webiste shows pictures of really nouveau cusine food but we had some amazingly huge and fabulous portions of tempura brocolli, deep fried cauliflower and cod and chips. We couldn't stop raving about how great the food was. Worth a stay for the food alone.... More 

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Booked family room, pleasantly surprised for price, spacious, lovely towels, breakfast included but no one mentioned fact it was continental. This was a disappointment but overall lovely place to stay if your heading for central durham. Lovely atmosphere in pub in evening. Would recommend :)

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

For too long Bistro 21 has been the place to go for serious tasty well cooked food in Durham and then the glamour of molecular gastronomy came in a couple of guises. Fadish! The garden house tailors both the classic with the contemporary seamlessly. Always bold with their ideas they always deliver. Well done to the team and the innovative... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

myself and two friends ate here tonight (29/10/14). we ate from the bar menu due to the restaurant being fully booked with a private party. the menu had lots of choice, nothing too fancy, just good pub grub. the food was excellent, plenty of it, served promptly, and hot. big thumbs up to the chef. the waitress was polite and... More 

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Wigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Visited this with family and their dog. There were 4 adults, a teenager and our toddler grandaughter who was asleep when we arrived. Was quickly shown to a table which was ample for our group. Looked at the (Sunday) menu no children's choice - just a small meal option at half the price - decided to order her a chicken... More 

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newton aycliffe
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Decent inn. Well situated for a short walk to durham centre. Great food and service at a reasonable. Would stay again at the gardenhouse. It could do with a freshen up but the room was clean tidy and comfortable. Excellent ales in a unique pub.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I've been here many times. Cracking food, great beer. Warm welcome, totally love the place. Open fires make it especially lovely when it's cold in Durham. A great mix of pub classics, snacks, and quality cask ales, as well as having some decent parking as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

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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Address: North Road, Durham DH1 4NQ , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
Amenities:
Free Parking Restaurant
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Ranked #21 of 43 B&Bs / Inns in Durham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 27
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