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    Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County

    Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3JN, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good40%
    • Average19%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible3%
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    “leisure club” (38 reviews)
    “the river” (86 reviews)
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    As a newly appointed manager on my first work trip with my team (me and another a coeliac) I have never had a better experience at a hotel. Charlotte was absolutely amazing! She went out of her way to quiz the chefs on our dietary...More

    Thank KayGCN
    Reviewed yesterday

    Difficult to give an overall classification here, so let’s just list positives and negatives. Firstly, the positives: -- Easily accessed location: SatNav took us straight there after leaving the A1(M); -- Excellent walking access to the centre of Durham; -- Reasonably sized car park, though...More

    Thank PJandSJ
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Hotel has great location at bottom of high street area. However having stayed in number of Marriott hotels over the years I must sadly admit that the heat and lack of ventilation in the riverside rooms was simply awful. Unable to open window more than...More

    Thank carpyboy13
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    First let me set the stage. It was hot (28C or 82F) when we stayed at this hotel. The hotel was fully booked with hot air balloonists and bicycle racers. These are not excuses. When we checked in, our room was stifling hot. The AC...More

    Thank hummernator
    Response from DurhamMarriottRoyal, Manager at Durham Marriott Hotel Royal CountyResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County with us. We sincerely apologise for the issues you incurred during your recent stay with us. Your comments and feedback have been passed to the relevant departments...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    A group of 6 friends came for the weekend. We had 3 riverside rooms which were very spacious and clean. The only downside was how hot the rooms were (even with two fans blasting!) We opened the windows as wide as we were able but...More

    Thank traveller67Chorley
    Response from DurhamMarriottRoyal, Manager at Durham Marriott Hotel Royal CountyResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks for your great comments about our team, in particular Ellen and Karen. Whilst our Riverside rooms do not currently have air conditioning, other parts of the hotel do and might be worth considering for any future stays for your party. We look forward to...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
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    • US$103 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Spa Hotel in Durham
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Durham
    • #8 Business Hotel in Durham
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    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    ceclarke1
    3 June 2017|
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    Response from Paul G | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel is in central Durham The international cricket ground is in Chester le street which is a taxi drive away some 10 miles away Lumley Castle Hotel is in walking distance of the ground
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    Jollyjen21
    17 May 2017|
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    Response from DurhamMarriottRoyal | Property representative |
    Thanks for your question! You can buy our bedding by visiting Marriott website and using the menu on the left select 'Shop Marriott'. Happy shopping!
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    Ron C
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from DurhamMarriottRoyal | Property representative |
    Good morning and thank you for your question. The hotel is steeped in history going back to its roots in the 17th century. It started out as a series of town houses and over the years these have been amalgamated to form the... More
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    "We had temperaure problems with our Riverside room"
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    "Ask for air conditioned room"
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    "Avoid the floor above the leisure club - very hot. Ask if you want A/C"
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