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Bowburn Hall

Bowburn, Durham DH6 5NH, England
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Ranked #12 of 19 Hotels in Durham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've never been to Durham before, so when we picked there, we trawled the internet to find a nice hotel to stay in. We came across the Bowburn Hall Hotel and decided to book it and just see. We arrived slightly earlier than check in time, but this was not a problem, the guy on reception was lovely (tall, slim... More

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Thank you very much for your nice review, I shall pass on the thank you's to all concerned More

Durham
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46 reviews 46 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for somewhere for Sunday dinner with my young family we chose bowburn hall as we hadn't been here before. We were in the main restaurant which looked like a wedding venue. The starters were mixed, I had pate (tasted nice but was the second plate as the first had a spider on it!!)and my wife had prawns which she... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we went here as wedding guests, couldn't believe at the bar prices and also charging for tonic water. Staff serving the buffet food had a bad attitude and looked totally bored, then before anybody knew it, they had cleared up and gone.

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Sussex
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed overnight whilst on business. This hotel has friendly staff and very nice atmosphere and excellently maintained premises. The gardens are very well kept with lots of seating to enjoy the space. The room we had was very well decorated with a good but slightly tired bed- though comfy. Was some dust on tiles surfaces in bathroom and on door... More

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WOW what an amazing wedding we had at Bowburn Hall. From the moment I picked up the telephone and spoke to Nikki to the last minute we left we could not of wished for anything more. Every detail, every request, just everything was amazing. Nikki and her young professional team are wonderful, she makes everyone feel special especially us. We... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This place is tucked away but really close to the city centre and motorway. It's really quirky and I enjoyed it very much. Friendly staff and lovely breakfast. Rooms need a little tlc but they're clean and cosy with good views and nice furnishings. Laundry service was perfect too

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Attended a wedding and stayed the night at this hotel and it was a fantastic day. Staff were very helpfull and the food brilliant. The room was lovely and clean with everything you need and the en suite had a bath and shower which was lovely and clean. Would advise that the bride and groom renew their vows every year... More

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Liversedge, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Lovely Hotel on outskirts of Durham, & very reasonably priced. Friendly staff & far enough out to avoid noisy groups etc. Dinner Menu had plenty on offer with daily specials. Had the Haddock, Bubble & poached egg with Bearnaise Sauce, which was outstanding. Highly recommended.Prices all round very reasonable. Worth another visit.

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durham england
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

A group of fifteen of us arrived. We prebooked and did order our meals. Maybe that was the problem booking up We had not all arrived yet the starter still came out Followed shortly by the main course Sizzling plate came first which by the time they carried all the other meals upstairs was no longer sizzling.. The waitress came... More

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London, United Kingdom
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25 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This hotel can be described as many things. The location is ideal for visits to Durham , Newcastle etc, being situated about a mile from the motorway. The hotel on arrival looks very grand and this pleasant feeling is taken inside with good checking and helpful staff. Rooms aren't bad either, clean and reasonably equipped WiFi works well and is... More

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Address: Bowburn, Durham DH6 5NH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 19
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