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Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County

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Down duvets, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Down duvets, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Down duvets, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Down duvets, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County

Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County

4 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
Old Elvet, Durham, England, DH1 3JN

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDurham Castle7 min walk
  • Popular LocationDurham Cathedral8 min walk
  • Popular LocationCrook Hall and Gardens14 min walk
  • AirportNewcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.)47 min drive

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About this area

Durham

Located in Durham, Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County is in the city centre and on a river. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Whitworth Hall Country Park and Waldridge Fell Country Park, while Beamish Open Air Museum and Oriental Museum are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Stadium of Light or Sedgefield Racecourse. Guests love the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • St. Nicholas Church - 5 min walk
  • Palace Green - 6 min walk
  • Durham Castle - 7 min walk
  • Durham Cathedral - 8 min walk
  • Crook Hall and Gardens - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Durham Station - 12 min walk
  • Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.) - 47 min drive

Restaurants

  • Market Kitchen — 1 min walk
  • The Brew Bar Lounge — 1 min walk
  • Zen - 3 min walk
  • Bill's - 3 min walk
  • Flat White Kitchen - 3 min walk

About this property

Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County

4-star romantic hotel, walk to Durham Castle
This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges and a fitness centre. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, 24-hour room service and a business centre are on-site. All 150 rooms offer comforts such as pillow menus and down comforters, plus 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. WiFi, coffee makers and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County offers 150 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and free newspapers. Beds feature down comforters. A pillow menu is available. 49-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (GBP 10.00 per day)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (GBP 11.00 per day)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: GBP 16.50 for adults and GBP 8.00 for children
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Fitness centre

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms 5

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • In-room accessibility
  • Lever door handles
  • Low-height door lock
  • Low-height electrical outlets in bathroom
  • Low-height view port in door
  • Transfer shower
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant

More

  • Renovated entire property – March 2021
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Down duvet
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Pillow menu
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 49-inch flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 15.0 per day.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 16.50 for adults and GBP 8.00 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 10.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP 11.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 15.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Durham County Marriott Hotel
Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County
Durham Marriott Royal County
Marriott Hotel Royal County
Marriott Royal County
Durham Marriott Royal County
Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County Hotel
Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County Durham
Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County Hotel Durham

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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 468 out of 980 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 365 out of 980 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 93 out of 980 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 46 out of 980 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 980 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location was very good - very central but the room had no aircon and the fans provided hardly worked. The lighting was very poor.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Brilliant location for visiting Durham. Great check-in staff. Lovely room. Only negative was the evening meal in the bar.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Fab location
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities
The bed/mattress was very old and uncomfortable. The noise and floorboards creaking from adjoining rooms was very loud and annoying Quite a large spider appeared over us when we were in bed
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in May 2021