expedia

Overview of Forty Winks Guest House & Residence

Photo gallery

Guest reviews

4.9 / 5Exceptional
55 reviews
Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Housekeeping

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationGala Theatre Durham8 min walk
Popular LocationDurham Cathedral9 min walk
RestaurantThe Fighting Cocks3 min walk
RestaurantNadon Thai3 min walk
AirportNewcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.)39 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

  • Double Room, 1 King Bed, Courtyard View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 113 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    Show more
  • Premium Double Room, 1 King Bed, Bathtub, City View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 388 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    Show more
  • Second Floor Suite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    Show more
  • First Floor Suite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    Show more
  • Double Room, 1 King Bed

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 99 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    Show more

About this area

Durham

Located in Durham, Forty Winks Guest House & Residence is in the city centre. Notable landmarks in the area include Durham Cathedral and Durham Castle, and travellers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Beamish Open Air Museum. Adventure Valley and Mini Moos Adventure Farm are also worth visiting. Our guests appreciate the guest house's central location.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Gala Theatre Durham - 8 min walk
  • Durham Cathedral - 9 min walk
  • Durham Castle - 9 min walk
  • Crook Hall and Gardens - 13 min walk
  • Oriental Museum - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Durham Station - 9 min walk
  • Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.) - 39 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Fighting Cocks - 3 min walk
  • Nadon Thai - 3 min walk
  • Starbucks Coffee - 4 min walk
  • The Elm Tree - 4 min walk
  • The Pancake Cafe - 4 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 guesthouse 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 parking spaces

Food and drink

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

Guest services

Daily housekeeping

Languages spoken

English

More

Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Egyptian cotton sheets
Fan
Heating
Linens
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 between 3 PM and 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
Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

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

Mastercard
American Express
Visa

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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

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

Guest reviews

4.9
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
49
4 - Good
6
3 - Okay
0
2 - Mediocre
0
1 - Poor
0
5.0
Cleanliness
5.0
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
5.0
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • 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, 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

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019