Durham Castle

From £46.00
Durham University
Durham City
County Durham
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Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Double (En- Suite)£89.59 per person (breakfast included)
Double Standard£79.50 per person (breakfast included)
Single Ensuite£68.00 per room (breakfast included)
Single Room with Shared Bathroom£46.00 per person (breakfast included)
Twin Ensuite£89.50 per room (breakfast included)
Twin with Shared Bathroom£79.50 per person (breakfast included)

*Standard rooms with shared bathroom available in Summer Vacations, July to Sept


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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • Gary H
    Blackburn, United Kingdom
    Who said that living in a castle had to be cold and damp?
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 12th February 2020
    Comfortable room and bed, breakfast very well prepared and the staff were very welcoming. The Undercroft Bar is a delight as are the coffee bars, and a tour of the Castle is very worthwhile - it puts... Read full review
  • LandAreview
    Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 5th March 2020
    Had a brilliant tour led by a student attending Durham University. We hadn't realised that the castle is used, in part, as a hall of residence and that formal events and meals are served in the... Read full review
  • Haynest
    Corby, United Kingdom
    Watch out if you need to cancel
    2 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 21st March 2020
    We needed accommodation as we were scheduled to attend an event at the adjacent Cathedral and booked at the Castle through SpeedyBooker, their agents (there seemed to be no other way). In view of the... Read full review


Bookable Product Facilities

  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms


  • Additional meal details - Vegan, gluten free. Prior Booking required. Subject to availability
  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - 0
  • Cot
  • Facilities for children - Cots availiable, Highchairs available
  • Highchair

Parking & Transport

  • Off site parking - Limited car parking outside castle entrance. Please note: The Lindisfarne Gospels will be on display in the Palace Green Library during Summer 2013. Due to the high volume of expected visitors there will be no parking around Palace Green during that time

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Sterling Travellers Cheques accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Cater for groups
  • Cater for individuals
  • Central heating throughout
  • Conference facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Number of Shared Bathrooms

Provider Features

  • Film or TV location - George Gently 2010
  • In town/city centre
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest

Access Information

Opening Times

2020 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From A1(M)Take the A690 Durham. Follow the signs for market place, cathedral and castle.

Public Transport Directions

Durham Railway Station 0.75 miles. Durham Cathedral bus every 20 minutes links rail station, coach station and coach park.

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