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Castle View Guest House

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“parking permit”(10 reviews)
“city centre”(27 reviews)
“top floor”(13 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Pool
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4 Star Hotel
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All reviewsparking permitcity centretop floorlovely guesthousetrain stationshort walkbeautiful citymarket squarethe location is perfectcooked breakfastwithin easy walking distancelarge roomdefinitely stay here againdurham universityfull englishbreakfast was excellenta wonderful stay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Castle View Guest House is one of those Guest Houses you never want to leave. We spent 2 nights here in May while enjoying the sights of Durham. It is within easy walking distance from the train station, city centre and Durham Cathedral. Our...More

Thank SKI_64
Reviewed June 4, 2018

So Mrs W and I continued our journey home from Scotland with an overnight stay in Durham, another city we have never before visited. Castle View is literally a five minute downhill walk into town and everything within easy reach. We also had room 4...More

Thank peter W
Response from dmaxwilliams, Manager at Castle View Guest HouseResponded June 5, 2018

Thanks for the great review

Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Stayed at this lovely B&B by pure serendipity. We were traveling from London to Edinburgh and needed a break - Durham was a perfect stopping point. We secured a B&B for one night but along the way experienced car troubles and arrived later than expected...More

Thank Brooke M
Response from dmaxwilliams, Manager at Castle View Guest HouseResponded May 22, 2018

Thanks for the great revue

Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here a few days ago to visit a friend and loved the room! Really well furnished and loved attention to detail not to mention the bed! Great breakfast and really friendly lady! Highly recommend.

Thank Jenni F
Response from dmaxwilliams, Owner at Castle View Guest HouseResponded April 20, 2018

Thanks for the great review hope to see you another time

Reviewed April 3, 2018

Ideally located for a visit to Durham city center which is a short walk across an old bridge straight into the center . Castleview ( well named ) is well decorated and welcoming . We stayed in room 6 , a large room with good...More

Thank Mike Y
Response from dmaxwilliams, Manager at Castle View Guest HouseResponded April 9, 2018

Many thanks for your wonderful review. Appreciate all comments.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
$136 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$136 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sally H
March 16, 2018|
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Response from MJ_Williams864444 | Property representative |
The Cathedral is close to the rail station. Should be no problem depending on train times.
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"Advantages 1): The location - can not be more convenient 2) Castleview itself - pleasant , well decorated..."
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"High room, view of cathedral and Castle"
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"Room 6 was very pleasant"
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"Room 2 very good."
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