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11 Crossgate, Durham DH1 4PS, England
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The Georgian Town House
Ranked #28 of 42 Durham B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 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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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is not so much the eccentric taste of the owners, and not even the joke of the shower which makes you choose between a trickle of scalding hot water or gushes of cold; the worst part was the owners' cantankerous attitude that was almost comic, especially in the context of the hospitality industry. At the end of our stay... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Had a great stay here the other month. Accomodation was lovely and exactly what me and my partner were wanting for our stay in Durham. Would highly recommend it to anyone. We are looking to return as soon as possible!!

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

i stayed here very last minute this September, the staff were amazing and so helpful and really went above and beyond for us, the food was to die for my sister and i had seconds and thirds it was that good, the rooms were amazingly spacious, private well decorated and comfortable it felt like a real brake ive never slept... More

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Wiltshire
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

Four of us stayed here in May 2012. The owners were friendly and welcoming and the location was, as we had hoped, very well placed for the centre of the City. Our room was pretty clean and the beds were comfortable but, being at the front, we got the benefit of City background noise - not the owners' fault, but... More

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

The decorations are very individual to the owner but everywhere was clean and Bright. I was really surprised not to have a tea and coffee tray (it has been mentioned in most of the reviews and I would have thought it was essential these days) but when I explained I liked a cuppa last thing at night and before breakfast... More

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Perugia, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

We stayed at this place in March 2012 and thoroughly enjoyed it. Double room at the back of the building was large and was well appointed, lots of storage, great bed and sofa. View through the trees to the cathedral! Only thing missing from the room was tea/coffee making facilities. The owner clearly put a lot of effort into the... More

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Pamplona, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

It was the best of my trip to Uk.The rooms beautifully decorated,clean and perfect.The staff was simply lovely and the decicious pancakes the best .I don't have words to describe it .I loved it.

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Chester, UK
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2010

I visited my son at the University and stayed here for two nights with a friend. We had a large twin room with very comfortable beds. It was quiet, clean and homely. it is true there was a lack of tea & coffee in the room but that was freely on offer from the adjoining cafe to take up to... More

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UK
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2009

I found the accomodation itself quite nice and the location is very good. It is true there are no tea/coffee making facilities (which is unusual for a place of this claimed standard). Breakfast next door was nice enough, but I found the service a teeny bit brusque. Almost all of my interactions (e-mail/telephone/in person) with the proprietors were chaotic -... More

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Doncaster, South Yorkshire
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2009

The Georgian Town House is conveniently situated in the city centre, close to the railway station in a pleasant street. The proprietors also run the attached cafe. I was only staying for one night and to be honest I was pleased at that. I found the accomodation not quite what I expected from the website, in fact quite different. It... More

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Address: 11 Crossgate, Durham DH1 4PS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
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