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The Avenue Inn

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed for 2 nights while visiting Durham and found this lovely pub a great place to stay. From the warm welcome when we arrived to our check out, we couldn't find fault. Great room, fantastic staff, lovely food and nothing was too much trouble. We are already trying to find a date to return! Thanks a million.

Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've eaten here on numerous occasions now. The food has always been good but this time the service was quite slow considering it wasn't too busy. It's a welcoming local pub serving decent beers and food. I occasionally use it as my local and it's always popular on a weekend night.

Thank Graham K
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have sampled Sunday lunch at this establishment and was very impressed by the quality, quantity and price. Even a choice of well done or pink roast meat. All served by helpful and friendly staff...well worth a return visit.

Thank Shirley M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights whilst visiting family in the area. Cute under eaves ensuite room (mind your head) with all the amenities you could want. Breakfast was lovely - fresh ingredients, put together well. The evening meal we had was also very good. Very welcoming and highly recommended

Thank 13Jax
Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son and I stayed here on a weekday night, having had trouble finding accommodation in the city centre. It was very close (five minutes drive) and the room was nicely decorated with great facilities (good shower in the en-suite, kettle, choice of drinks) and very comfortable beds. Breakfast was excellent - lots of choice and massive plates of delicious...

1Thank Sarahedge19
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is only my second visit here and I can honestly say it won't be the last the food is really good the atmosphere is pleasant and the staff are really friendly I ordered something that had been removed from the menu and they very kindly cooked it for me anyway 10 out of 10.

1Thank Jacka123456789
Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Went for we evening meal Saturday 28th January,a lovely welcoming atmosphere from walking in the doorway.staff very friendly and pleasant and felt they couldn't do enough for you,which is unusual nowdays.food order was taken quickly didn't have to wait ages and meals were all delicious what we had.men could recommend the burgers.A very pleasant night was had & will definelty...

Thank Allison D
Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Second time we have had lunch at The Avenue. Enjoyed both times. Staff were welcoming and friendly. Food was served hot and was tasty. Prices were average for this area. My husband recommends the fish and chips. Will definitely go back.

Thank Maxine M
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2017

My partner and i stayed for 2 nights between Christmas and new year. Staff very friendly and helpful. Room clean and comfortable, one problem was a noise sounded like someone using a drill or sander, but I think it was a ballcock problem as the room was above the pub tiolets. We ate there on the first night, food was...

1Thank Karen D
Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Stopped for night and the staff were great, didn't have food on the evening however the breakfast was really good. The beers were good and plenty of choice will definitely be stopping here again next would recommend to anyone. The room was very nice and I had a good nights sleep.

Thank JohnandBeckymcgann

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Avenue has recently refurbished to a very high standard. The Avenue Inn is ideally situated in the beautiful village of High Shincliffe it is the first point of call off the A177m, and just a little over a mile from the historic city of Durham and only 2 miles from junction 61 on the A1(M) giving easy and quick access to all parts of the region, meaning theres plenty to do and see! The inn is run by a couple Nicola and Alan who are passionate about the Quality food, drink and accommodation they serve, together with creating the right warm & welcoming atmosphere for all, with the highest of service standards...you wont be disappointed! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Avenue Inn

Address: Avenue Street, High Shincliffe, Durham DH1 2PT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham > High Shincliffe
Price Range: ₹ 5,163 - ₹ 6,863 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Avenue Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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