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Overview of Forty Winks Guest House & Residence

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, individually decorated
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, individually decorated
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, individually decorated
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, individually decorated

Forty Winks Guest House & Residence

4.5 out of 5

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDurham Cathedral9 min walk
    Popular LocationCrook Hall and Gardens13 min walk
    Popular LocationDurham University17 min walk
    AirportNewcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.)36 min drive

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About this area

Durham

Located in Durham, Forty Winks Guest House & Residence is in the city centre. Mount Oswald Golf Club and Brancepeth Castle Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Waldridge Fell Country Park and Whitworth Hall Country Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Stadium of Light or Pelaw Grange Greyhound Stadium. Guests appreciate the guest house's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Durham Cathedral - 9 min walk
  • Palace Green - 9 min walk
  • Durham Castle - 9 min walk
  • Crook Hall and Gardens - 13 min walk
  • Durham University - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Durham Station - 9 min walk
  • Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.) - 38 min drive

Restaurants

  • Nadon Thai - 4 min walk
  • 9 Altars - 5 min walk
  • Treats - 5 min walk
  • Jumping Bean Cafe - 5 min walk
  • The Head of Steam - 6 min walk

About this property

Forty Winks Guest House & Residence

4.5-star luxury guesthouse, walk to Durham Cathedral
Free breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are available at this smoke-free guesthouse. All 8 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and espresso makers. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find LCD TVs with digital channels, and other amenities include Egyptian cotton sheets and electric kettles.
Forty Winks Guest House & Residence offers 8 forms of accommodation with espresso makers and complimentary bottles of water. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation includes desks. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. LCD televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, designer toiletries and hairdryers. This Durham guest house provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–9:30 AM

Conveniences

  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

  • English

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Fan
  • Heating
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

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

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 8 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 17 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 17 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

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 and debit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Children 17 years old and younger are not permitted at this property

Property is also known as

Forty Winks Guest House Guesthouse Durham
Forty Winks Guest House Guesthouse
Forty Winks Guest House Durham
Forty Winks Guest House
Forty Winks Guest House Residence
Forty Winks & Durham
Forty Winks Guest House & Residence Durham
Forty Winks Guest House & Residence Guesthouse
Forty Winks Guest House & Residence Guesthouse Durham

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4.9
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 51 out of 57 reviews
5 - Excellent 89%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 57 reviews
4 - Good 11%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 57 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 57 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 57 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

5.0/5

Cleanliness

5.0/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

5.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
What a great find. Loved the whole unique ambience. Well well worthy of five stars. Great food, great service great room. If in the area again, I will certainly stay here. Very highly recommended.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Brilliant stay at lovely hotel
This was an amazing and friendly hotel perfectly located for the centre of Durham. The bedrooms were immaculate and the breakfast second to none. I would definitely recommend this hotel
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Fabulous room with great facilities and excellent location. Warm hosts and superb breakfast. Seriously, there's nothing to dislike.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness
Whole property is unique, stylish, well situated and great breakfasts too
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020