Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County

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Average rate: $117 - Hotel class: 4 stars
Old Elvet, Durham, United Kingdom

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Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County Reviews

sarahelaine sarahela…
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Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County Jan 21, 2017
I stayed here for one night during a mini-break to explore Durham. It is a very nice place to stay.

The location is good, right on the outskirts of the old town penninsula. It's a noticable walk from the station, but perfectly do-able in about twenty minutes (and of course there's always a taxi), and it's only minutes from the castle and the cathedral. The room was large, comfortable and spotless and the toiletries in the bathroom were lovely.

The bar is comfortable and has plenty of plugs for your laptop. Prices are hotel prices - slightly too high for the food served, perhaps, but you're paying for the convenience of being in the hotel. I didn't try the restaurant for a main meal but the breakfast buffet was good.

The staff were, without exception, friendly and helpful. Special mention is probably deserved for the sports centre staff who took the time to figure out an outdoor running route for me.

The only minor criticism I had was that the hot tub in the swimming pool was slightly colder than a hot tub ought to be, but if that's all I've got to complain about you know it's a good hotel. The pool is large enough to actually exercise in, there's a nice steam room and sauna and the gym looked fine.

I would certainly go back if I was back in the area.
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sarahelaine says:
:) not really! The steam room was good, though. And the people were lovely
Posted on: Mar 15, 2017
Jo104 says:
And you can't blame it on being in their too long like you can when a bath turns cool
Posted on: Mar 15, 2017
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Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County Overview

This hotel in Durham is ideally located to explore all of the historic sights in and around Durham. The Marriott Hotel Royal County Durham is set in the heart of the city right on the banks of the River Wear. Guests will be able to enjoy easy access to Durham castle and cathedral, Bowes Museum and Beamish Museum. Guests who arrive by car are welcome to take advantage of the onsite parking facilities at the Marriott Hotel Royal County Durham. Newcastle airport is just 16 miles from the hotel property.

Each of the 150 guestrooms at the Marriott Hotel Royal County Durham features work desks, Internet access, mini-bars, individual climate control, hair dryers and en suite bathrooms.

Appointed with charming antiques, the Marriott Hotel Royal County Durham is housed in a traditional stone building dating back to the 18th century. This charming property features numerous modern amenities to make guests feel welcome such as an onsite restaurant, meeting rooms, sauna, swimming pool, gym and room service.

Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County Amenities

  • Business Center
  • Room Service
  • High-speed Internet
  • Fitness Room/Gym
  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Pet Friendly
  • Disabled Access
  • Concierge
  • Massage / Beauty Centre
  • Elevator / Lift
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting / Child Services
  • Air Conditioned
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Tennis Courts
  • Housekeeping
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Safe-Deposit Box
  • Sauna
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • In Room Movies
  • Porters
  • Wake-up Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Coffee / Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Modem / Data Port
  • TV
  • Laundry service
  • Spa bath / Jacuzzi
  • Computer
  • Photocopier
  • Desk
  • Direct dial phone
  • Facsimile
  • Disabled Accessible Rooms
  • Disabled Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Steam Room
  • Massage
  • Solarium
  • Internet Connection (wireless)
  • Shower
  • Spa/Jetted Tub
  • Pool Indoor
  • Cots
  • Highchairs
  • Picnic Area/Tables
  • Luggage Storage
  • Designated Smoking Area
  • Smoking Room
  • Family Room
  • Express Check-In/Check-Out
  • Shoe Shine
  • Bus Parking

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