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Bowburn Hall

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews sunday lunch order at the bar great menu wedding venue specials board pleasant hotel function room wedding breakfast piping hot no lift bar prices excellent value for money durham area plenty of parking bed and breakfast an overnight stay stayed here for one night
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Poor location situated amongst local housing not close to any other facilities. Small rooms no ventilation in bathroom. When booking in told we were a couple of flights up, this turned into 2 floors up. When ordering drinks at the bar I was given 45...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank alfred m
Response from Charlie E, General Manager at Bowburn HallResponded 6 days ago

Hi Alfred M, Thank you for your review. We are disappointed that you had a negative experience with us. Please be assured that we will take your feedback on board in order to improve our service going forward. Apologies once again, Charlie

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the Jason Isaccs Christmas show. Food was served hot and the service was extremely good. A few days later we were at the Dean Stansby Christmas show, food was barely warm and the service dreadful. How can they do so well for...More

Date of stay: December 2018
2  Thank AUKTourist
Response from Charlie E, General Manager at Bowburn HallResponded 1 week ago

Hi AUKTourist, Thank you for your review of Bowburn Hall Hotel. It is fantastic to know that you enjoyed the entertainment for our Christmas events on both nights! However, we do apologise that you believe the quality of our food and service wasn't upheld on...More

Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

I booked Bowburn Hall got my parents to have a night away, having eleven children between them a night away never really happened. They’ve had a tough year with Dad battling oesophagus cancer so wanted something small, relaxed and friendly for them. Bowburn Hall ticked...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank VioletFerguson
Response from Charlie E, General Manager at Bowburn HallResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi VioletFerguson, Thank you for your amazing review following your parent's recent visit. We are delighted that we could give your mum and dad a "perfect night away" and that they enjoyed everything from our rooms to our food. We look forward to having them...More

Reviewed November 25, 2018

We didn't book which may have caused a problem, but the afternoon tea was terrible. Tea and coffee and sandwiches were ok, but the cakes were so disappointing, scones were fine and they were warmed. The other cakes were a square of red cake, mini...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ALl01
Response from Charlie E, General Manager at Bowburn HallResponded November 28, 2018

Hi ALl01, Thank you for your recent review of Bowburn Hall Hotel. We are sorry that you were disappointed during your visit and we will take your feedback on board to ensure that we are constantly improving our Afternoon Tea offering. We hope to welcome...More

Reviewed November 19, 2018

I only had the opportunity to stay one night and arrived too late for a meal (kitchen closed at 9pm) but the hotel was really lovely and the room and bed really comfortable. For less that £70 bed and breakfast it was good value.More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank PennyMc2212
Response from Charlie E, General Manager at Bowburn HallResponded November 20, 2018

Hi PennyMc2212, Thank you for your review of Bowburn Hall Hotel. It's wonderful to read you enjoyed your one-night stay and found our rate to be of good value - there's nothing more important than a comfortable bed especially when you arrive late! We hope...More

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Bowburn Hall Hotel is an excellent choice for staying, dining, meetings, conferences, functions, civil marriages and wedding receptions. Extremely popular with local residents and visitors alike, we're More conveniently located for Durham Cathedral, Durham Castle, Beamish Museum, Gateshead Metro Centre, Newcastle and so much more. Set in 5 acres of landscaped gardens we offer a personable service, no matter the reason for your visit. Less
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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
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Dry Cleaning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
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US$68 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bowburn Hall Durham
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
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US$68 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Bowburn Hall Durham
United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
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December 12, 2018|
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Response from ann t | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no it doesn’t which is a real shame.
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Response from milroy m |
why did you write resturante instead of restaurant
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"Room 9 is awesome - huge size, beautiful free standing copper bath and walk in shower, enormous bed, fluffy..."
Nov. 7, 2018
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"If hyou are staying in winter then Room 18 should be warm."
Aug. 15, 2018
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"Don't stay there if wedding party"
Jul. 11, 2018
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"Try the executive room with the very large copper bath."
Apr. 11, 2018
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