Get an overview of this hotel4-star, family-friendly hotel, walk to Durham Castle

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Swimming pool
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24/7 Desk


This family-friendly Durham hotel is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of Durham Indoor Market, Durham Castle and Durham Cathedral. Durham University is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) away.

Hotel features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an indoor pool and 2 bars/lounges. Additionally, a fitness centre, a coffee shop/café and a spa tub are on-site.

Room amenities

All 150 rooms feature modern comforts such as Smart TVs with cable channels, WiFi and Netflix. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, coffee/tea makers and down comforters.

Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County provides a spa tub, a sauna and a fitness centre. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on-site, and wireless Internet access is available at a surcharge.

Event facilities measuring 3488 square feet (324 square metres) include conference centres. This Victorian hotel also offers a terrace, multilingual staff and a garden. Parking is available on-site at a surcharge.

Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County has designated areas for smoking.

  • Express check-in 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1700 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Steam room 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 324 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3488 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 150 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( GBP 10.00 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( GBP 15 per day )


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Desk 
  • Smart TV 
  • Netflix 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Down comforter 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Market Kitchen – This restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Starbucks Coffee Shop – This coffee shop serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and light fare. Open daily.

1815 Bar – This bar specialises in local cuisine and serves lunch, dinner and light fare. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Champagne Terrace – This Champagne bar serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 15.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.
Parking height restrictions apply


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: GBP16.50 for adults and GBP8.00 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 10.00 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 15 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self-parking fee: GBP7.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP15.0 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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

We should mention

Up to 2 children aged 12 years old and younger stay for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms. 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.

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