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    The Avenue Inn

    Avenue Street, High Shincliffe, Durham DH1 2PT, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good26%
    • Average4%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “sunday lunch” (14 reviews)
    “the pub” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 115 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Thank you to your staff for serving a delicious Sunday lunch to our family today. Both beef and lamb spot on, Yorkshire puds excellent and plenty of veg. Pity we didn't have room to try a pudding! We will do next time. Again thank you.

    Thank dlp39
    Response from sb2k, Owner at The Avenue InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your great review hopefully we will see you again soon. Thank you. Alan. The Avenue Shincliffe.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We were looking for a one night accommodation near Durham as we were dropping our daughter for her last year at university. The Avenue came across what was still available and we booked it on the basis of the previous ratings. It is quite isolated,...More

    Thank sylfla01
    Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

    First visit and called as could not get into place we were originally going to so tried this place nice freindly and warm welcome got table straight away pleasant roast dinner meat I had beef partner had pork was cooked ok not lot of veg...More

    Thank MARK JOHN R
    Reviewed 10 October 2017

    Wonderful evening meal, 2 x juicy sirloin steaks cooked to perfection plus a bottle of wine included £30. A quantity of twelve people in our group all but one having some form of steak for there meal not one complaint. Speaks for itself we will...More

    Thank JohnMH240746
    Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

    We booked last minute and we truly struck gold. Super room, with a log cabin feel, newly refurbished. Staff super, super friendly, fantastic food and a lovely atmosphere. Nothing too junto ask for. Recommend 100pct!

    Thank malcolm d
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$85 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • High Shincliffe
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    stanleycromo
    9 June 2017|
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    Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
    There are bus stops right outside the inn that take you to the center of town,but I don't know how close they'd get you to the university
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    pinkladie57
    1 June 2016|
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    Response from derek c | Reviewed this property |
    sorry about the late response as I have been on Holiday, no there is no play area
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    Linda T
    28 June 2015|
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    Response from Jim P | Property representative |
    Sorry, we do not.
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    Room Tips
    "Top room, Number 6...lovely big bathroom!"
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    "Had the premier suite which had a lovely view of the country side"
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    "lots of stairs"
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