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Southport, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

we recently visited this hotel on a 5 day shearings break. The hotel is very nice. The room we had was nice and spacious and the bathroom was good. Both bedroom an bathroom were cleaned and tided every day. The staff are very nice and friendly. The staff in the dining room are rushed off their feet as they are... More 

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3 Thank jan b
gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thankyou for your letter and I would like to address some of your comments if i may. First of all the positives seem to outweigh the negatives so I thank you for these, especially with regards to the staff who are always quick to attend to your needs, however busy they may be. I woukd like to address some of... More 

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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Having just got back from a 5 day shearing's coach break, we found the Eden arms to be very comfortable, the rooms were large and the bathrooms modern, and the room was cleaned daily, well done to the cleaning staff the whole hotel was spotless. The reception staff was friendly and very helpful, behind them was the pool and gym... More 

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2 Thank John B
gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking your time to post your review and you can be sure that I'll be personally passing on your thanks to our housekeeping team. Our comfortable Leisure club is an extra bonus as it's free to our guests and we have many happy members from the surrounding villages who also come to unwind here. With regards to your... More 

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

We spent 5 wonderful days at the eden arms hotel, there was nothing we could find fault with. On arrival the reception staff were very welcoming and friendly, our bedroom was large and very comfortable. The food was excellent , and all the restaurant and bar staff were helpful and extremely friendly nothing to much trouble. Also a great pool... More 

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3 Thank Ken W
gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your letter, particularly your comments regarding our staff You can be assured that I will pass these on personally and I’m sure The kitchen team will be pleased to hear their stirling efforts are not going unnoticed. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Eden Arms. Kind Regards Laurie Simpson General manager More 

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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

Just returned after a national holiday long weekend break. Hotel was lovely the rooms do need updating but you only sleep in there really!! What made it for us was the staff they were brilliant nothing ever too much trouble. My hubby is gluten free and always struggle when we are away but every evening Brett our waiter had a... More 

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gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review and Well done Brett and Chef for yet another mention! I would like to add that you'll be delighted to hear that we have on ongoing programme of refurbishment and decorating at The Eden Arms, which will include 8 rooms and bathrooms in May. All this will serve to modernise your accommodation, whilst still retaining the... More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I recently stayed at Eden Arms hotel Rushyford Durham with a group of friends from 2nd march til the 6th. We had a fantasic time Entertainment was brilliant, on the monday night was Bridie singer and comedien,tues night was David singer and guitarist, wed Duo Wet and wild and thurs was a comedian all acts fantasic. Rooms are nice,food was... More 

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gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

It's great to read your comments and as we provide entertainment 6 nights a week I'm so glad that you enjoid everyone. Dave Davis, Bridie and Pam & Rory (aka Wet 'n wild) always go down a storm with guests both old and new and are a great asset to the hotel. We look forward to seeing you again next... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This was our 2nd visit to the Eden Arms we were once again very very impressed by the Lovely food ,good entainment, we realy enjoyed using the pool Jacuzzi and steam room But most of all the the friendly , helpful and happy staff nothing is to much trouble we must make a Special mention to say a GREAT BIG... More 

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1 Thank Tracey O
gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

It's great to read your review, and the fact that our staff names are mentioned so often really does show what a great effort is being put in. Once again Mandy and Brett have a mention, I think the team will be running a competition soon to see who gets the most mentions, Mr Ben included! Thanks again for your... More 

Motherwell, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

Nice friendly hotel and staff, good food on offer and comfortable rooms. Also quite a good gym and pool to relax and unwind after a long day of sightseeing. Very handy location for trips to Newcastle, Durham and of course the great outdoors outside the doors of the hotel.

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2 Thank GTHEFF
gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of our hotel. Our aim is to be consistent in the quality of our breaks, so it’s great to hear that you know your stay is always going to be comfortable and pleasant, whatever time of year you book. Kind regards, Laurie simpson General Manager More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We booked a National holidays for a long weekend and had a superb time. The hotel was clean and comfortable and the pool and Jacuzzi were a bonus and included in the price of the holiday. In the main, the staff at the Eden Arms were wonderful! We were made to feel extremely welcome in the restaurant and would like... More 

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gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind comments, Mandy, Julia, Chef Steve and Brett will be very pleased to see their names mentioned again, and well deserved to. All the team work together and create the best possible holiday experiance time after time. Kind Regards, Laurie Simpson General Manager. More 

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We went on a self drive 4 night bay inclusive break, we arived early but we couldnt check in until 3 o'clock so being bus pass holders we caught the bus into Durham, a short 30 mins journey. On our return the check in process was painless, we were allocated room18, a large room on the front of the hotel.... More 

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3 Thank ChesterfieldUk
gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

It's great to hear that you'll be returning again, our customer base is growing and it's all down to the hard work and dedication of the team. Please let us know if there are any issues with water pressure or service next time and we'll address straight away. The entertainment team will remain the same for your next visit ,... More 

UK
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85 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We travelled with Shearings for a five day break with friends and a had a good time, the entertainment was very good considering the size of the room, good job there was only one coach as there would have not been room for anyone to sit, the bar staff were good when you could find them, they seem to be... More 

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3 Thank Mick T
gm_dur, General Manager at Bay Eden Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thankyou for posting your comments about our Hotel, I would like to take the time if I may, to respond to your review, Thankyou for commenting on the teams' hard work and dediication, everyone helps each other out as part of one big team and appearing to be doing 10 things at once acccentuates this very well. I was disapointed... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Eden Arms Hotel is another one of our great character hotels. The building dates back to the 17th-century when it was a coaching inn. Many of our guests use the hotel as a base to explore the city of Durham and the picturesque countryside around. The location, just eight miles from the historic city centre, is the ideal place to relax and unwind for both leisure and business travellers alike. For those who are keen to explore further afield, the city of Newcastle with its regenerated riverfront and great shopping and hospitality is within easy driving distance. The Eden Arms offers comfortable accommodation and also boasts a leisure club featuring a gym, swimming pool, sauna, steam room and spa. It is also a popular venue for conferences and weddings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bay Eden Arms Hotel

Address: Middridge Road, Rushyford DL17 0LL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Rushyford
Price Range: $124 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bay Eden Arms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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Eden Arms Hotel
Hotel Eden Arms
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