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hertfordshire uk
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have just returned from a one night stay. We have stayed before but a couple of years ago. Just wanted to say a Big Thank you we booked a standard room and got a Superior room with a lovely slate note wishing me Happy Birthday and four mini muffins. The room was lovely and the staff are very friendly....

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Derby, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have just returned from a lovely 3 night break at the Radisson which gave my husband and I plenty of time to see the city, the stunning castle ,cathedral, bars restaurants and on Saturday night to witness some very lively night life. The weather was absolutely glorious and we were able to walk by the river from the hotel right...

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Benjamin T, Guest Relations Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel Durham, responded to this review

Dear Susan, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us on Trip advisor! I am delighted to see that you enjoyed your 3 day break in Durham and that the Hotel, Facilities and staff played a large part in that. However, I have passed on your comments about the music played in Collage and The...

Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice hotel,over looking the river,short walk to shops and Cathederal,unfortunately the food left a lot to be desired,we stayed four nights and every night veg was the same and very undercooked,potatoes boiled in skins every single night,desert was same except for one item each night,but we had a set menu as a coach party so I guess we were considered...

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Great Dunmow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The welcome was friendly and the room was what you would expect and had decent toiletries as well as a hairdryer. For me the breakfast was really good and fresh with plenty of choice including the option to have omelettes and other items cooked to order.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Radisson Blu is hotel with already high standard and as I stayed in one previously I knew what to expect. Check in was smooth and quick. We had standard room which is of a decent size. Bed is firm and I loved it! - the best for good night sleep, pillows were amazing too. tea n coffee facilities were available...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We recently stayed at this hotel, and to be honest had a bit of a problem with the booking, not anyones fault, just a genuine error, but was spoiling our stay. The manager got involved and to say he went out of his way to ensure the problem was rectified is an understatement. He was genuinely upset that we werent...

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Thank mike d
South Shields, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel situated just on the outskirts of the city. Nice walk into the main shopping and pub areas. Very quiet because it's just over the river and away from main road. The rooms are quite spacious, bed comfortable and they gave tea and coffee facilities in the room. We did not have breakfast because it seemed expensive

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london uk
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent stay here for a wedding. Staff & service good, rooms very comfortable with good wifi. Superb breakfast. Bar service good in a relaxing atmosphere despite some seating being in reception area. Good parking

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A Radisson hotel up to the standards expected with the usual layouts and facilities etc. Decent meal in the bar and staff clean tidy polite and efficient. Good location on the riverside with easy river walk access to the city centre. Car park is additional cost at £8 for 24hrs and some major building works next door make accessing more...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed at the Radisson blu hotel and it was very good experience. The staff were very friendly and made us very welcome when we checked in. I booked us a superior room and the view from the hotel room window was amazing. The room was very clean and was a decent size room. The hotel location...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the River Wear, Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham presents a prime location for a visit to England. Voted "Best City in the UK" by Conde Nast Traveller, Durham has all the culture and charm you're looking for in an English town. Find UNESCO World Heritage sites and attractions Durham Cathedral, Durham Castle and Durham University less than 3 kilometres away. The 207 well-kept, modern bedrooms and suites offer 4-star amenities. Collage Restaurant offers a unique twist on the British Brassiere with a range of signature dishes and British fare. The Bar serves a food menu, great drinks and classic cocktails early into the morning. Unwind at the fitness and wellness facilities which include a swimming pool. Enjoy helpful services like on-site parking, express laundry and One Touch Service. The conference space houses 11 meeting rooms which can be used for all types of meetings and social occasions for up to 500 people. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Radisson Blu Hotel Durham

Address: Frankland Lane, Durham DH1 5TL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Price Range: $145 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Radisson Blu Hotel Durham 4*
Number of rooms: 207
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Also Known As:
Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham Hotel Durham
Radisson Durham
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Durham
#2 Business Hotel in Durham
#3 Luxury Hotel in Durham
#4 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#4 Family Hotel in Durham
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“Rooms over looking the river can be a bit noisy as bridge is used for people coming back from night clubs”
Catseyes579, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“the business rooms are ace!”
349miked349, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“expensive rooms must have a better view, ours was the cheaper which looked onto the car park, which was £8.00 for an overnight stay.”
JoyceW366, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Front facing, superior rooms are excellent”
BonzoB_13, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
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