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The Honest Lawyer Hotel

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#9 of 19 Hotels in Durham
Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Neville99
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Ideal location to attractions of Durham without the price tag of a decent Hotel in the city. The staff are very accommodating and always happy to help. We stayed for evening dinner and breakfast. Both are reasonably priced and coked very well. You will definitely not go hungry!!! There's different sections to the downstairs areas you can sit in the...

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HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. Over all I`m pleased to hear you had a good stay with us. And enjoyed your food and our hospitality.I had a meeting with my area manager only last week. And in four weeks time we are starting decorating some rooms. I`m sure that will improve our standards even future....

St. Albans
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a biker group called The Cream Tea Brigade and 12 of us stopped at this wonderful hotel from Good Friday till Easter Monday. Wow!! We could not fault the hotel or staff they were brilliant!! We stayed in rooms outside, surrounding the car park. Our room was clean and I loved the view from our window. Beautiful yellow...

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HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. Reading your review is made my day.Everything you mentioned on your review, where we want to be. And I always say. Team here at Honest Lawyer makes the difference. Genuinely, nice people works for me here at Honest Lawyer. Makes my job very enjoyable. And they always try to go...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely Afternoon Tea at The Honest Lawyer Hotel yesterday (April 13th 2017). Sandwiches, cakes and scones.....the bread and fillings for the sandwiches was just right. The selection of cakes was lovely with chocolate cake, sponge cakes and macaroons. The scone with butter, jam and cream just finished it off perfectly with as much tea or coffee you liked....

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HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the restaurant. I can easily say Afternoon teas are becoming very popular last a few years. I`m delighted to hear you enjoyed your afternoon tea with us. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the not too distant future. Kindest Regards Unsal Aydin General Manager.

Plant City, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights and found it was quite nice. Sufficient room size for our length of stay. Bed was comfortable. Only used the on site restaurant once for breakfast and it was ok, nothing extraordinary. Outside noise level was a bit disconcerting especially with our room behind the main building which should have blocked...

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HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. Over all I`m delighted you had a good 3 nights stay with us. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the not too distant future. Kindest Regards Unsal Aydin General Manager.

East Grinstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is set up in the style of an American motel, reception in the adjacent pub and the rooms situated around the large car park. The room was a little small but it was clean and tidy, the staff kept it like that all weekend. Look a little closer and you began to notice very small snags, reglued chair, handle...

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HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. i`m delighted to hear you had a good stay and enjoyed all your meals with us. And found us great value for money. That is exactly where we want to be. Owner is committed to buy new furniture this year. I`m hoping end of this year we should have new...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hotel lovely views . Basic room bed very uncomfortable . Very quiet location .room well stocked with tea coffee . Hairdryer . Very warm room . Two nights was enough didn't find room very comfortable even though it was very clean and a decent shower

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HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. I`m sorry to hear you haven`t found your bed comfy. I wish you have mentioned to reception at the time.. We would be more than happy to give you different room. I don`t know which room you were staying. But, this morning we have found one of the bed base...

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelling to visit the uni with 2 teenage sons so the rooms were perfect as they were adjoining with a shared bathroom. Staff were friendly and the breakfast was excellent value for money. Bit of a hiccup with no hot water for a late night shower after a long journey but plenty in the morning.

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HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. I`m pleased to hear you had a good stay with us. And I`m sorry you did not have hot water when you arrived. But same time I`m pleased to hear. It has been sorted for the morning. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the not...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

clean quiet place to stay out of the main town which is only a 10 min taxi ride away costing between £8/10. The rooms were clean and the food menu is awesome the tapas what we had was really good reasonable pricing too. we stayed in the motel style rooms around the edge good size all you need really for...

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HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. Over all I`m pleased to hear you had a good stay with us. Also I`m pleased to hear you have tried our Tapas dishes.. It is very popular by a lot of our guests and locals. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the not too...

Mbro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a night here for our wedding anniversary having looked the a la carte menu which looked amazing. We booked the Dinner, Bed and Breakfast package which gave us £40 towards our restaurant meal. Check in was efficient and we had a motel style room at the back and vould park outside the room. The room was ok for...

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HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer Hotel, responded to this review

Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. I`m very sorry you could not have full Alacarte menu on Sunday with your Dinner bed and breakfast deal. DBB deal is starts from £99 per couple. It is value for money and very popular by a lot of our other guests. You can have up to three course meal...

Thirsk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I have stopped over at the Honest Lawyer, once again the accommodation was clean and staff welcoming. I can't help feel sometimes that the hotel was modelled on a 70s American motel but it does have a certain charm with it. The only real issue for me is the noise of the Services as people...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Honest Lawyer Hotel, a 46 bedroom, 3* hotel and AA rosette restaurant is a modern hotel offering a friendly welcome, comfortable accommodation and a variety of dining options, all ideally located less then 3 miles from Durham City Centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Honest Lawyer Hotel

Address: Croxdale, Durham DH1 3SP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Price Range: $78 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Honest Lawyer Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Best Western Durham
Durham Best Western
Hotel Style:
#5 Business Hotel in Durham
#6 Family Hotel in Durham
#7 Romantic Hotel in Durham
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“motel style rooms at back 26 look out onto fields so it was quiet.”
713suef, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room without an inter-connecting door for less noise if possible.”
MarkA685, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The hotel has rooms in the main building but is also a motel for there's an annex outside.”
MarionM138, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“easy to locate”
cherylg628, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had a room on the front of the hotel and were troubled by the traffic noise from the busy road below.”
Aileen785, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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