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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just spent a lovely few days at the Moor End Guest House, ideally situated just a 10 mins bus ride away from the city centre of Durham. Martin is a very genial host who provided us with all the information we needed for our stay as well as an excellent breakfast (plenty of choice) which set us up for...

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and for your excellent recommendation for Moor End Guest House. I am pleased you enjoyed your few days away and I was able to assist you during your stay. Should you wish to have a few more days away, after all there is so much more to see and do...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to stay. Very clean and cottage feeling inside. Comfortable beds. Two minute drive to park and ride into Durham. Parking just behind in a quiet road. Martin a lovely host. Breakfast room welcoming with a great breakfast selection. Caffetierre coffee. Free wifi that works! Tea and coffee in the room with a sufficiency of milk. Local restaurant at...

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Julia for your review and I am pleased you found everything satisfactory for your stay. I hope the advise I gave you regarding the local surroundings came in useful and I wish you well in your search. Should you wish to return to Durham don't forget to contact me direct for the best rate.

Leek, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived here for a one night stay and had a lovely time, it was very homely and welcoming, brekkie was delicious, and a huge selection, we would definitely stay again if in Durham, we were given lots of information on arrival and only a small taxi ride to town.

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review and I am pleased everything was satisfactory for you. Should you decide to visit again and after all there is a lot more to see and do like Beamish Open air museum, the Bowes Museum, the heritage coast, Locomotion etc., please contact me direct and I will give you a...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first "full English Breakfast" and we never had a better one on our trip, certainly not one served with greater care in a lovelier breakfast room. We enjoyed every bit of our stay at Moor End House. Our rooms were spotless and welcoming. The proprietor did everything possible to make our stay memorable. He took the time...

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and your comments regarding the breakfast are gratefully received. Its always reassuring to know that guests have enjoyed their stay and I look forward to hopefully welcoming you back to Moor End Guest House.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful bed and breakfast. The rooms were very spacious and clean with standard amenities. My room was on the third level and had a large sofa, private bathroom and comfy bed. Our breakfast was served by the owner, Martin, who provided us with a fabulous English Breakfast! I thought it to be better than the breakfast I...

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and found everything satisfactory.

Farnham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely bed and breakfast. It has a cottage feel to it, clean, welcoming and the breakfast was very good. The room was of a good size, with a good size bathroom. the owner was very also very helpful and friendly.

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and I am pleased everything was to your liking.

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting Durham from the South-west, I booked a room at Moor End Guest House and enjoyed an absolutely perfect stay. The room was spacious and fully equipped with everything I could ask for. The bathroom was spotlessly clean and the bed was so comfortable - I slept like a log. Martin was an extremely friendly and accommodating host, helping me...

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. It is always good to hear that guests have enjoyed their stay and that everything was to their liking. I look forward to welcoming you back on your return.

Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The Moor End Guest House was ideally situated for both the Belmont Park and Ride, and driving into Durham City centre. Parking was easy on a quiet street nearby. The host, Martin was helpful and very pleasant. We had a pleasant, well equipped room at the front of the house. Breakfast was very well cooked and presented, with a good...

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am pleased you found everything to be to your liking. In addition to being ideally situated for the park and ride and driving into the city centre there is also an excellent bus service with buses running every ten minutes during the day and up to 23.30 hrs in the evening. For those who...

Reviewed 17 February 2017

This was the second time we have stayed here and it did not disappoint. The rooms were comfortable, clean and the breakfast had a variety of options and was very well cooked. Martin ran everything very efficiently and was able to cater for my wife who is coeliac, with no issues. When I thought I had left my iPad charger...

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. It was good to welcome you back to Moor End Guest House and I am pleased everything was satisfactory for you again, also that you found your charger.

Keswick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Another lovely stay - breakfast wonderful as usual - recommend the full English - will be back again soon as so convenient for Durham. Host as helpful as always. Comfortable bed and very quiet so had a good sleep after busy day.

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Martin s, Owner at Moor End Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It was good to see you again and I am pleased everything lived up to your expectations once again. I look forward to welcoming you back on your next return visit.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Moor End Guest House has been awarded a 4 star rating by Quality in Tourism. It has two double en suite rooms, two twin en suite rooms and a family room for up to two adults and up to two well behaved children aged between 5 and 16 years old. It is located two miles east of the city centre, just off junction 62 of the A1(M), 5 mins drive from the city centre, 10 mins by bus or 30 mins walk. There is free car parking and a free electric vehicle charging point. The rooms have free WiFi, 26" flat screen freeview TVs and complimentary tea and coffee. Check in is strictly between 16.00Hrs and 19.00Hrs on day of arrival unless by prior arrangement prior to booking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moor End Guest House

Address: Moor End House, Durham DH1 1BJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Price Range: ₹ 5,759 - ₹ 8,442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Moor End Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Ours were on the top floor. Nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles HeatherFeb2017, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Excellent Bed and Breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles 321lol, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The front double room. Although on a main road there was no traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Lesley143, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Keep away from the front next to the main room as traffic constant”
 of 5 bubbles tudorj5, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room in the front was quiet even though on the road”
 of 5 bubbles linchapman, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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