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Great location

Overlooking the Durham country cricket ground as I work out at my gym,also lumley castle .the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
184sandiem
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Durham, United Kingdom
Really cool - and the cricket's ok too!

Went here to see England thrash the Aussies in a one-day international. The setting is super, the... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Colin M
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Westerham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

Overlooking the Durham country cricket ground as I work out at my gym,also lumley castle .the cricket ground also holds music events which get some really good acts,I went to see Elton John fabulous sunny evening the place was jumping,Tom Jones boyzone simply red it’s...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 184sandiem
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Attended the ground on Sunday 19th August for the grand-slam that consisted of KT Tunstall, The Pretenders & Simple Minds. Surprised at how quiet the venue was which is probably why the tickets were available on voucher sites for a fraction of their original price,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Cricket match was cancelled however still had a nice evening and our table was well looked after by Poppy and Shamus. Many thanks.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Great place it is an international cricket ground the home of durham county Cricket club has some great open air concerts and the hospitality is second to none

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Went here to see England thrash the Aussies in a one-day international. The setting is super, the food offering much more reasonable than at other top cricket grounds. The only drawback is the cool breeze that blows in these parts even in the summer, so...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Colin M
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Attended England/Australia ODI. The whole experience was fantastic. We had good seats. Getting into the ground was simple even though bags were checked etc. The stewards were friendly and helpful. There was a wide range of catering units, offering a great choice of food and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sue D
Reviewed 25 June 2018

It was my daunter’s Christmas present to me. Tickets to watch the sand paper kind get obliterated by England for once in their pomp. The signage to our seats was overwhelmed by the attendant tv vans just how much gear do you need. The stewards...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kniptonian
Reviewed 20 October 2017

well organised event with lots of bar staff on so quick service. until one of the stands collapsed so safety concerns

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Gemma W
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Brilliant venue you not squashed at all and Rod was fantastic. security was very high but felt really safe. Getting in and iut of venue was very easy

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank biltonator
Reviewed 14 August 2017

went for the twenty 20 game Durham against Yorkshire. Lovely ground over looked by castle, lots of parking available outside the ground although it took a while to get out after the game. My first twenty 20 game, really Enjoyed it, very entertaining cricket from...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Lesley S
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Response from Kniptonian | Reviewed this property |
Taking alcohol into the ground is in violation of the terms of the basis of the sale of the ticket. Compared to Cardif and Birmingham there is lots of good craft beers on sale at below normal event prices. My friend had a... More
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Pamela C
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The very top rows in the County Durham Stand, Blocks 1 > 4 are the only seats under cover.
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