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The Victorian Town House

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“beaumont room”(45 reviews)
“flambard room”(34 reviews)
“b b”(168 reviews)
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
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All reviewsbeaumont roomflambard roomb bblack pudding stackperfect hoststea and caketrain stationfriendly hostsbreakfast was deliciouson arrivalthe en suite bathroomcity centreshort walkdurham cathedralset us up for the daybed and breakfastsingle room
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This B&B is a lovely place. The bedrooms are spacious and the hotel is located near the rail station so it is easy to walk to. We visited on a couple of cold March days and our room was warm and cozy. Really comfortable bed!...More

Thank Linda M
Response from TheVictorian, Owner at The Victorian Town HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review, Linda. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and hope you'll visit again. Sorry about the weather. Please visit us in the warmer weather - there is lots more to do and see! Best wishes from The Victorian Town...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed in the Flambard room for one night. The room had a lovely view of the cathedral and was immaculately clean, comfortable and very tastefully decorated. Fluffy towels and bathrobes, and quality toiletries made it feel very luxurious and the tea/coffee...More

Thank SLTh68
Response from TheVictorian, Owner at The Victorian Town HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your glowing and comprehensive review. We were delighted you enjoyed your stay at The Victorian Town House. We look forward to seeing you again one day. There are lots more things to see and do in Durham City and the surrounding area!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Victorian town house is a beautiful building in a quiet location. I stayed in the twin room. Comfy bed, great bathroom with added little luxuries like fluffy robes and lovely toiletries. The breakfast was great with a vast choice. One reviewer mentioned the black...More

Thank Maite M
Response from TheVictorian, Owner at The Victorian Town HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for writing such a kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us Please come and see us again - come in the warmer weather too as there is lots more to see. With all best wishes from us both at...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful b&b with lovely hosts Andy and Jill. Super clean rooms in period house. Breakfast is ridiculously good with best black pudding maybe ever. No point in going anywhere else for Durham stay. Julian

Thank Julian S
Response from TheVictorian, Owner at The Victorian Town HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for such a glowing review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us ( particularly the black pudding!) and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 11 March 2018

I spent only one night in Durham, but it was memorable thanks to my excellent hosts at the Victorian Town House. The couple who operates it are friendly, cheerful people who are well read and gracious, with a good sense of humor. I just loved...More

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Response from TheVictorian, Owner at The Victorian Town HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. We were delighted to welcome you to The Victorian Town House and glad you enjoyed your brief stay with us. Please come and visit us again! With all best wishes.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Price range
US$85 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$85 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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rachellamelia
16 January 2017|
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Response from TheVictorian | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We can do a single room for you but ONLY on 26th June 2017. We are totally booked out on the other dates.
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rachellamelia
16 January 2017|
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Response from fdbenke | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they can provide a suitable smaller type room so suggest you enquire. We've only ever travelled as a couple.7
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alice_lee_sg
23 November 2016|
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Response from TheVictorian | Property representative |
Hi. We couldn't do this is in one room but could do the dates. We would suggest the Flambard Room ( double en suite) at £100 per night inc breakfast and the Langley Room ( twin en suite) at £95 per night inc breakfast. We... More
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"I stayed in the single room which has a separate, private bathroom - a robe was provided - lovely shower and..."
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"The Flambard is a double room with a view of the withdrawal. The Langley twin is ground floor - so good for..."
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"Flambard room is lovely"
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"Very quiet with a comfy bed even though our room was by the front door."
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