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Featured Durham Independent Hotels

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Lumley Castle Hotel

Lumley Castle Hotel

Ropery Lane, Chester-le-Street
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (50 reviews)
Lovely stay Lumbley is truly a castle hotel. The themed rooms add to it's appeal. The food was good, but room f … - 

£75

£75
Beamish Mary Inn

Beamish Mary Inn

No Place, Next to Durham and, Stanley
3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (26 reviews)
nice hotel Thanks for having my family and I last night 25/06/17 would recommend,very friendly, room was wot w … - 

£59

£59
Macdonald Gisborough Hall

Macdonald Gisborough Hall

Whitby Lane, Guisborough
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (53 reviews)
Beautiful venue but let down by the food First impressions were wow! My room was amazing. Beds comfy. Great sized rooms. However the restaur … - 

£106

£106
Rockliffe Hall

Rockliffe Hall

Hurworth-on-tees, Darlington
5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (5 reviews)
Beautiful hotel gorgeous food and wonderful staff We love Rockcliffe hall even though we only live 20 minutes away we love staying here !!! This was … - 

£210

£210
South Causey Inn

South Causey Inn

Beamish Burn Road, Stanley
4.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (8 reviews)
One wonderful day and night My Partner and I stayed in room 18 at this hotel/Inn and we couldn't fault it. The room was spaciou … - 
Seaham Hall

Seaham Hall

Lord Byron's Walk, Seaham
5.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (12 reviews)
Another perfect stay at Seaham Hall As the last time we went we got upgraded to the lovely Executive Suite (21) we feared a "regular" G … - 

£225

£225
Valhalla B&B

Valhalla B&B

My Way, Front Street, Durham
4.0 out of 5.0
Middleton Lodge

Middleton Lodge

Middleton Tyas, Richmond
5.0 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (5 reviews)
Good location Great location for exploring North Yorkshire. Staff really helpful with suggestions of where to go. … - 

£160

£160
Park Head Country Hotel

Park Head Country Hotel

13 Park View Terrace, Bishop Auckland
3.5 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (9 reviews)
Nice hotel friendly helpful staff We had traffic delays on the day of arrival I contacted the hotel and they volunteered to keep the … - 

£50

£50
The Windmill

The Windmill

Dalton Piercy, Hartlepool
4.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (21 reviews)
The Gateway to the Northeast Situated on the A19 on the outskirts of County Durham this hotel is excellent for touring the area. … - 

£35

£35
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Pocket Guides: Independent Hotels in Durham

In County Durham you can enjoy a unique vacation, and, with so much available to do, every day in this beautiful part of the country can be spent doing something different. One day you might be hiking along the Durham Heritage Coastline, and the other you may be discovering Hartlepool's fascinating maritime heritage. If unique vacations are your thing, you might shy away from chain establishments, preferring instead to stay at one of the many top independent hotels in Durham and the surrounding area, something for all tastes and budgets.

Holiday on Your Own Terms with Independent Durham Hotels

The thing about independent hotels is that they're all unique - with a charming character and approach to hospitality all of their own. The beauty of staying in independent hotels, guesthouses or bed and breakfasts, is that you never really know what amazing experience you're going to encounter, the little extras that make your vacation really special. County Durham is a great place to visit if you like to go your own away, heading out to explore the countryside or discovering little historic gems. Whether it's a large hotel in easy reach of Middlesbrough or Darlington, or a smaller guesthouse out in the countryside - there are lots of top quality independent hotels in County Durham.

Independent Hotels in Durham and the Surrounding Region

If you're looking for accommodation in the heart of Middlesbrough, you might opt to stay at The Highfield Hotel. As well as being conveniently placed for the city's top attractions, such as Dorman Museum and Middlesbrough Theatre, The Highfield Hotel also prides itself on an eco-friendly approach, and boasts a Green / Sustainable Property Award. If you're planning on exploring the beautiful North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you might choose to stay at the three-star Lord Crew Arms, located in Consett. This charming hotel boasts two restaurants and a stunning rural locale, and also allows pets. There are several independent hotels in the county town, including Bowburn Hall Hotel, well placed for Durham's main attractions, such as Durham Cathedral and the Oriental Museum.