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Featured Durham 3 Star Hotels

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Honest Lawyer Hotel

Honest Lawyer Hotel

Croxdale Bridge, Durham
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (53 reviews)
Clean basic hotel Staff very friendly and helpful, room a little tightened up, but clean and beds comfortable. Downside was the breakfast very expensive.
  15 Oct 2017

£45

£45
Beamish Mary Inn

Beamish Mary Inn

No Place, Next to Durham and, Stanley
3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (40 reviews)
Nice clean and very friendlyI have one criticism of this hotel. Being disabled and finding a caravan parked across two parking spaces apparently doing nothing seems somewhat out of context with everything else we experienced at this place. Wake up.
  14 Oct 2017

£41

£41
Beamish Park Hotel

Beamish Park Hotel

Beamish Burn Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (19 reviews)
Visit family Very comfortable. Quiet. Breakfast was lovely and service very good
  16 Oct 2017

£56

£56
Hotel Bannatyne Durham

Hotel Bannatyne Durham

Eden Terrace, Durham
3.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (61 reviews)
nice comfortable quiet hotelour stay was very relaxing and the hotel was very close to the health spa which we used for breakfast. Very convenient
  25 Sep 2017

£50

£50
Park Head Hotel & Restaurant

Park Head Hotel & Restaurant

13 Park View Terrace, Bishop Auckland
3.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (12 reviews)
nice settingfirst time at this hotel wont be the last can recommend this hotel for buisness or pleasure
  30 Sep 2017

£46

£46
The Manor House

The Manor House

Market Street, Ferryhill
3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (24 reviews)
Haunted hotelCosy room, friendly helpful staff. Excellent food and service-very reasonable too. strange noises in the night [might have been the ghost}.
  28 Sep 2017

£46

£46
Bowburn Hall Hotel

Bowburn Hall Hotel

Bowburn, Durham
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (13 reviews)
A couple of shortfalls...the smoking area outside needs a designated ash tray and a sweep once a day...it really let down what is a very decent outside space. Our shower in an upper room was nothing but a trickle, i would guess at insufficient water pressure. a full english breakfast looked good for the meat eaters but vegetarians ...
  23 Aug 2017

£44

£44
Hallgarth Manor Hotel

Hallgarth Manor Hotel

Pittington, Durham
3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (4 reviews)
Quiete in the countryVery rellaxing after a long journey and much walking around Durham.
  29 Sep 2017

£46

£46
The Garden House Inn

The Garden House Inn

Framwellgate Peth, Durham
3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (12 reviews)
Excellent locationThe Windsor Castle is within an easy walking distance. Free parking is provided. Room is spacious and breakfast is excellent.
  5 Oct 2017

£71

£71
Hardwicke Hall Manor Hotel

Hardwicke Hall Manor Hotel

On B1281, Btwn Castle Eden & Blackhall, Hartlepool
3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (12 reviews)
Favourite Place of our weekWhat an amazing hotel. Beautifully renovated but retaining all it's character, including creaking floor boards one would expect of a building this age. Different floor levels which we assume are from when different parts of the building were added in the past. Truly charming. The facilities were ...
  14 Oct 2017

£75

£75
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Pocket Guide: 3 stars Hotels in Durham

County Durham is famed for its medieval market settlements, picturesque river valleys, and glorious North Sea coast. It's also home to a fantastic selection of three-star hotels, all of which provide stylish rooms with comfortable bedding to ensure you a pleasant night's sleep.

Visit Durham

See Durham's impressive castle, which forms part of Durham University and has stood for more than 900 years. Take a slow stroll through the beautiful Durham University Botanic Garden, then visit the magnificent cathedral, another remarkable Norman landmark that is one of England's best-preserved medieval buildings. On the outskirts of Durham is Crook Hall, a splendid medieval house that overlooks elegant themed gardens with a courtyard and maze.

See Awe-Inspiring Durham Cathedral

Few cathedrals in England, indeed Europe, can rival Durham Cathedral's spectacular location above the dramatic gorges of the River Wear. This unique landmark has been a permanent place of worship for more than 900 years, and was featured in the first two Harry Potter films, a fact Gryffindor fans of all ages will love! The church's oldest section of the church was built with prehistoric stone called Frosterley marble which is estimated to be more than 300 million years old.

3 Star Durham Hotels with Breakfasts

3-star hotels often provide delicious full-English or continental-style breakfasts, which may be included in your room price or be available for a daily supplement. Many hotels also have restaurants which serve hearty British cuisine and other delicious international dishes, and some haves fitness centres and conference facilities with audio-visual equipment.

Go to High Force, One of England's Highest Waterfalls

In the Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, High Force is 21 metres high and overlooks a huge plunge pool. Within easy reach of various three-star hotels, the waterfall is a short walk from a picnic area and is a terrific sight at any time of year, especially after heavy rainfall.

Visit Auckland Castle

Dating back to the 11th Century, Auckland Castle is one of Britain's best-preserved Norman buildings. See its intricate artworks and exhibitions, then enjoy a refreshing hot drink and a delicious slice of cake at the Library Tea Room.

The Picturesque Coastal Town of Seaham

This pleasant town is noted for its lively marina and is part of the photogenic Durham Heritage Coast, dominated by dramatic cliffs overlooking attractive coves. It's home to St Mary's Church, which is one of the oldest in the country, estimated to date back more than 1,300 years.

Stylish 3 Star Hotels with WiFi Access

Whichever three-star hotel you choose in Durham, you will normally benefit from WiFi access in your room and most public areas. Some venues provide high-speed internet connections, and some offer this service free of charge or for a minor hourly or daily fee.

Many three-star hotels across County Durham are also equipped with tea and coffee-making facilities and en-suite bathrooms so you can be completely independent during your stay. If you are a family with children, you may be able to book adjoining rooms or additional bedding on request.