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Castle View Guest House

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed yesterday

Came to stay in Durham to visit our daughter who is at uni here. Very accomodating in that we were allowed to check in an hour earlier that usual so we could leave our car outside the guest house. Parking space right outside the door...More

Thank Lydia B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Castle View Guest House is well situated in Durham.The room we had was no 6 right on the top floor overlooking the working man's club which isn't a problem it was a Saturday night and it was very quiet from inside the room ,even...More

Thank Stevie19021972
Response from MJ_Williams864444, Owner at Castle View Guest HouseResponded yesterday

Thanks for your kind review Stevie. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 days ago

The location of this B&B is really good and we weren't bothered by the uphill walk to it as the benefit of this was a pleasant outlook. You need to remember this a university city so there was some disturbance from students passing by during...More

Thank Babybeatle27
Response from MJ_Williams864444, Owner at Castle View Guest HouseResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your detailed letter. You are right it was a very busy day. It was made worse by extra young persons joining their parents for breakfast. Also sometimes it happens that all people come down together and then all can not be seated together...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the minute we arrived at Castle View, we felt at home. Our beds were extremely comfortable, and the bathroom was pristine and to a high standard. We had rooms 2 and 4; both were lovely. Room 4 had a wonderful view of the castle,...More

Thank Elaineaus
Response from MJ_Williams864444, Owner at Castle View Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

We really enjoyed having you stay with us. Thank you for your kind review. Hope you are able to visit us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: Central location, beautiful building, excellent facilities, well appointed room, power shower! Cons: None really, unless you have mobility issues. We had a one night stay here for a weekend in Durham. The Castle view is about as centrally located as you could possibly get....More

Thank Nick C
Response from MJ_Williams864444, Owner at Castle View Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your comprehensive review. I’m sure this will encourage more guests. You mention the typical Durham hilly terrain but also point out that we have some dedicated parking which is helpful for people to know. Please visit us again.

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US$138 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$138 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Room 6 was very pleasant"
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"Room 2 very good."
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"Room 4 was great."
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"I had room 4 - on the corner front of building. Still quiet, but with lots of light and view of castle."
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