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Seven Stars Inn

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Crook, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We have dined here a couple of times in the last six weeks. On each occasion the food has been of a very good standard and the service was efficient and friendly without being overbearing. Their on line booking system works well and had a happy and relaxed time.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

A lovely village to walk round, and at lunchtime we decided to try the Seven Stars. At first we thought it was closed as the front door was shut, but on seeing another couple go in we followed. Perhaps it could be made more obvious when open, but judging by the numbers that came in, it must be well known!... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

Probably the best Sunday dinner outside of our own home we have had. Absolutely lovely, great pub / inn. Generous portions and expertly cooked. Lovely attentive owner too. Will be back at least once a month,

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Sunderland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

We visited this pub in February 2016 for Sunday lunch. The pub is located in a great location on the edge of the pretty village of Shincliffe. The roast beef lunch was superb and was served with a great variety of fresh vegetables. A fair selection of vegetarian meals was available including Mushroom Wellington. Our children were well served with... More 

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Ross on Wye
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Another good stay in this comfortable traditional inn. Sitting by the fire with a good drink and then a lovely meal was a very relaxing time. The Sunday lunch was excellent and the steaks are to be recommended. Really enjoy the atmoshere and ambiance of the place.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

Lovely little pub. Friendly staff. Room was clean and bed comfortable. Would recommend for price bracket. Restaurant was closed on Monday but they have a sister pub down the road and offer a small discount. Nice breakfast too. Walking distance to Durham but also on a regular bus route.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

I am here now. It is 5am and I gave up trying to sleep over 2 hours ago. I am in room 3, a double room overlooking the road. The staff are lovely, downstairs is nice and the food is excellent. There is a varied menu to select from or a fixed menu - I think it was about £13... More 

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Sedgefield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

I've driven past the Seven Stars on many, many occasions but have never been tempted to call in - probably because the parking is a bit restricted. At the weekend, however, after attending the Advent Service at the Cathedral, we stopped off there with friends for supper. And what a find. Can't vouch for the accommodation but the restaurant areas... More 

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London, England
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

This review is for the B+B Pros: * Good price (70 quid B+B) * Friendly staff * Excellent breakfast inside the lovely atmospheric 'olde' pub * Just 5-8 pounds from Durham city centre each way in a taxi (5-10 mins), depending on time of journey Negatives * Tiny bathroom (with industrial-style notices more suitable for a public lav) * Both... More 

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London
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8 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

We had read the good reviews and were looking forward to our stay. However I realise now that a lot of reviews are referring to the food and not the accommodation. We stayed overnight and were disappointed overall. Pros: - Friendly staff - Convenient location for Durham Hill Colleges - Good breakfast - bus stop outside Cons: - Tiny shower... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Seven Stars Inn is a English country Inn with restaurant located in the picturesque village of Shincliffe, only one and a half miles from the centre of Durham City and Durham University. Originally a coaching Inn dating back to 1724 the Seven Stars Inn is now a friendly, family run restaurant and Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seven Stars Inn

Address: High Street North, Shincliffe DH1 2NU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Shincliffe
Price Range: $73 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seven Stars Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Seven Stars Hotel Shincliffe
7 Stars Inn
Seven Stars Inn Shincliffe, County Durham
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