We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

2,152 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 2,073: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Radisson Blu is ideally situated just a ten minute walk from the centre of Durham and next to the river. The staff were friendly and helpful. Our room on the first floor which over looked the river, was large with an enormous, very comfortable bed. It also had tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board and a... More 

Helpful?
Thank gail101618
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had a wowcher day booked and loved every aspect of the hotel. First of all, the staff working on the health desk where a great help as their was no one on reception to welcome us for our spa day, the facilities where amazing (we particularly enjoyed how quiet it was) the treatment was great and definitely relieved my... More 

Helpful?
Thank Reenie081169
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The spa was absolutely fantastic I had the use of the facilities and two treatments which were fabulous, the girls there were pleasant and attentive and gave a great massage, the hotel food we had for lunch was a disgrace and although I Will revisit the spa I will not be eating at the hotel, spa day recommended

Helpful?
Thank Maxine S
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I had booked a luxury spa package with my mother, facilities were brilliant, lovely atmosphere and the boys behind the health club desk were polite and helpful, as for the treatments, were absolutely beautiful the two Spa therapists were lovely and really friendly, made us feel right at home in those lovely beds in the lounge! The massage was brilliant... More 

Helpful?
Thank maxiflaprose70
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice good size, clean rooms ideal for a business trip. Very near Durham City centre and train station. Would recommend going elsewhere for breakfast though as slow service and they couldn't keep on top of clearing the tables.

Helpful?
Thank Kfuller8
Brussels
Level Contributor
123 reviews
78 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

No hesitation in recommending the Radisson for a stay in Durham. Good location for a short walk into town, easy to park (8£ per 24 hours if booked via the hotel reception), large well equipped standard rooms, an excellent quality breakfast and a nice spa with a small pool/jacuzzi/sauna and steamroom open from early till late. Staff are young, all... More 

Helpful?
Thank PGRBrussels
Level Contributor
22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My friend and I booked a spa day at the hotel Lime house spa on August 10th the pool steam room sauna ect were very nice, then we went for our two half hour treatments we were taken in a lovely treatment room and told to get on the heated bed and the beautician would give us a couple of... More 

Helpful?
Thank angela b
Poole, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Chose this hotel to visit son in Durham. Convenient for local amenities. Friendly staff. Upgraded to business class. Good pool and gym. Hotel a little bland but has all the usual facilities. Business class includes free parking and early evening drinks and snacks. Feather pillows provided as standard but they swapped them with no bother as I am allergic. Great... More 

Helpful?
Thank Caroline T
Cheshunt, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
46 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely hotel with a view of the river. Great location with the town centre a few minutes walk away at parking is available and a discount applies to residents when they pay at reception. Rooms very comfortable and have tea and coffee making ffscilities. Would go back.

Helpful?
Thank MMPmmp
Braintree, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a well appointed, modern hotel in a good location in Durham for exploring. I'm rating as 3 stars as there seemed to be a good deal of confusion at reception around rooms that were ready to check-in on arrival. Then confusion around getting a key that actually opened the appointed room door. The staff, however, were very friendly... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Vince M
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

367 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (323)
Viewed
Room/Suite (105)
Viewed
Bathroom (19)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (46)
Viewed
View from Room (27)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (115)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (44)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (13)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (7)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (12)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Durham
0.5 mi away
Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County
0.1 mi away
Premier Inn Durham City Centre
2.7 mi away
Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
5.1 mi away
Lumley Castle Hotel
Lumley Castle Hotel
#4 of 19 in Durham
4.0 of 5 stars 1,737 reviews
1.9 mi away
Premier Inn Durham North Hotel
0.6 mi away
Travelodge Durham
Travelodge Durham
#7 of 19 in Durham
4.0 of 5 stars 347 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham

Address: Frankland Lane, Durham DH1 5TL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham
Price Range: $110 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham 4*
Number of rooms: 207
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Expedia, Rezidor, Hotwire, Orbitz, Odigeo, Agoda, Cheap Tickets, Travelocity and Priceline so you can book your Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham Hotel Durham
Radisson Durham
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Durham
#2 Spa Hotel in Durham
#3 Luxury Hotel in Durham
#4 Family Hotel in Durham
#4 Romantic Hotel in Durham
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay