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The Town House Durham

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Room & Suite (93)
Dining (13)
Certificate of Excellence

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#8 of 40 B&Bs / Inns in Durham
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A classic Georgian building from the outside...... step inside and prepare to be wowed . Choose Gadds Town House, Durham city’s most beautiful hotel and restaurant. Nestled in historical and peaceful Old Elvet, a striking transformation of an elegant townhouse ideally located minutes away from the Cathedral & Castle and Durham’s vibrant night life. Once inside the decor exudes glamour, luxuriously decedent combined with an eclectic collection of antiques & paintings creating atmosphere and special ambience to completely relax and enjoy.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Air conditioning
Non-smoking rooms
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91Great for walkers
Grade: 91 out of 100
57Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
13Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
611Reviews
17Q+A
100Room tips
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The Town House has a lot going for it but somehow manages to let itself down. The hotel is located about 1/2 mile from the centre of Durham within easy walking distance of the Cathedral and the Castle. Although it doesn’t have a car park there is plenty of on street parking
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Response from townhouseowner, Manager at The Town House Durham
Responded 6 days ago
Hello Stonellas, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we always value our guests feedback. It is disappointing to hear that certain aspects of your stay didn't seem to live up to your expectations. Unfortunately our rooms don't include a refrigerator however if you did have an item(s) that is required to be kept cool we would have stored these for you. We do appreciate your comment and its is something that we can look into for any potential improvements in the future. On the other hand, it is great to hear that you did enjoy your overall stay with us. Kind Regards, The TownHouse
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I am adding this review again for the third time, as the hotel cannot take negative feedback, from how i see this hotel the reviews do not matter as the Hotel accuse people from being spam or deny a booking to remove negative feedback, giving people a false view of this hotel, I
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I enjoyed a lovely afternoon tea here with my grandma last week and have no complaints! Plenty of food and an unlimited amount of tea on demand. Staff were so friendly and attentive, never had an empty teapot. So cosy and it was very peaceful and relaxed. Will definitely be
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Response from townhouseowner, Manager at The Town House Durham
Responded 1 week ago
Hello 748Kayw, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review, we very much appreciate it. Its wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your afternoon with us! looking forward to your return. Kind Regards, The TownHouse
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Stayed here for my wife’s birthday, hotel is beautiful, hot tub was amazing and breakfast was lovely. Very close to Durham town centre, lots of pubs and restaurants. Going back in may for my birthday.
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Response from townhouseowner, Manager at The Town House Durham
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hello beckroy3, Thank you very much for you review, we truly appreciate it. Its lovely to hear that you had a great time celebrating your wife's birthday with us! We look forward to welcoming you again in May! Kind Regards, The TownHouse
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My friend and I had heard how great afternoon tea was, and having seen a deal on Wowcher we decided to give it a go. Lovely place. Service was friendly and the food was served promptly. Lots to eat and all really tasty. Would recommend.
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Response from townhouseowner, Manager at The Town House Durham
Responded 4 weeks ago
Helo LYPud, Thank you for taking the time to review us. Its wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your afternoon with us and hope to see you again in the future. Kind Regards, The TownHouse
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PRICE RANGE
$136 - $256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
gadds town house hotel durham
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Gadds Town House
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandDurham
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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