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Bancroft Apartment

16 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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Self-contained Holiday Apartment sleeps four, one double bedroom, two single beds with small en-suite shower plus family shower room, fully equipped kitchen with dining table and living area, private patio and garden, barbecue, off street parking, electric car charging point, flat screen TV and free WIFI. Welcome pack on arrival. We can provide you with a choice of Full English or Vegetarian breakfast packs on request at an extra charge,(these would need to be pre ordered) you could also tailor your visit with a Celebration pack depending on the Occasion, Champagne, Wine ,Flowers, Chocolates and Fruit. We are situated 1 minute walk from bus routes to Durham, with access to Universities, Chester le Street Cricket ground and Newcastle, Durham Park and Ride is approximately 5 minutes b...Self-contained Holiday Apartment sleeps four, one double bedroom, two single beds with small en-suite shower plus family shower room, fully equipped kitchen with dining table and living area, private patio and garden, barbecue, off street parking, electric car charging point, flat screen TV and free WIFI. Welcome pack on arrival. We can provide you with a choice of Full English or Vegetarian breakfast packs on request at an extra charge,(these would need to be pre ordered) you could also tailor your visit with a Celebration pack depending on the Occasion, Champagne, Wine ,Flowers, Chocolates and Fruit. We are situated 1 minute walk from bus routes to Durham, with access to Universities, Chester le Street Cricket ground and Newcastle, Durham Park and Ride is approximately 5 minutes by car, Durham Light Infantry Museum 10 minutes, Beamish Museum is 20 minutes, Metro Centre 25 minutes, North East Coast 30 minutes by car. Adventure Valley, is loated close by also Minnie Moos farm, and Diggerland, local farm with activities and Coffee Shop Close to Lanchester Valley Railway Walk and cycle route, Local Camera pub serving food a few minutes' walk from the door. More
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About the Owner
Maxine W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:91%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2015
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Reviewed 19 July 2019

The apartment is a perfect base for visiting Durham and the surrounding area.It is situated in a nice quiet area,but only a short drive from town.There's also a park and ride.Maxine(the owner) was warm,friendly and welcoming,and had left us a welcome pack. The apartment itself,...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2019

Thank you for your kind comments pleased you enjoy your stay at Bancroft apparent.

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Reviewed 12 June 2019

Date of stay: June 2019
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

Apartment excellent in every way. Location also excellent for Durham, Beamish and surrounding area. All in all, a very nice 3 days spent there.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Mrs Vicky M
TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Thanks for taking time to review Bancroft apartment were pleased your stay with us was good for your family, kind regards, Maxine & Tony.

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Very relaxing stay with the family. Clean modern apartment. The owner was very helpful with advise on places to visit.

Date of stay: August 2017
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TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, we appreciate it very much and are glad you enjoyed your stay at Bancroft Apartment, kind regards Maxine & Tony.

Reviewed 28 August 2017

Great self catering place for families. Very convenient for accessing Durham. Good park and ride a short drive away and decent family friendly pub just up the road. The apartment is immaculate and really well set out for families. A hidden gem!

Date of stay: August 2017
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TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

We are so glad you had a good family experience with us at Bancroft Apartment, thank you for your kind remarks, your feedback is very important to us, kind regards, Maxine & Tony.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Highchair
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
TV
Hiking Trips
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Patio
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About the neighbourhood
Quite village location with local pub/restaurant, local walks and cycle route into the country side. Bus Routes to Durham City, Chester-Le-Street and Newcastle within walking distance.
How to get there
Direction from north of England/Scotland Take A1 south until jnc 63 Chester Le St A167 Follow the A167 until roundabout with B6312 (turn right) Red Lion PH. Follow the B6312 for 2.0 mls crossing 1 set of traffic lights (Sacriston). Into Witton Gilbert downhill 2nd house past the school on the right hand side is Bancroft Direction from the south of England Exit A1 at jnc 62 Sunderland /Durham/Consett A691 and A690 At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A690 At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Leazes Rd/A690 Go through 1 roundabout At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Framwellgate/A691(sign Consett) At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Southfield Way/A691(Consett) At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A691 2.0mls Turn right onto Front St/B6312(Witton Gilbert)0.2mls Tu...
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