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Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Radisson Blu in Durham has a great location for a short walk to the Durham Cathedral as well as the Durham Castle. There are plenty of restaurants along the way including Belles for some great Fish and Chips with mushie peas. The hotel itself is relatively new and modern with comfortable rooms. The staff are super polite and helpful.

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Dear Garyv119, Thank you for your feedback. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found our location suitable for your needs while in Durham. I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future. Kind Regards, Tom

Kettering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in the property Resturant was outdated lobby and reception was OK rooms corridor was tired executive rooms were OK and the suite was g8 You have to pay for the parking if u r staying in a standard or executive room t is free if your staying in a suite it was bit annoying

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Dear Saurbh2107, Thank you for your feedback. I appreciate your frustration regarding the car parking, however as this is not owned by the hotel we are unable to change this. In regards to your other comments I would like to discuss these further with you, if you have the time please contact me directly tom.hudson@radissonblu.com. I look forward to hearing...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotel on the banks of the river and easy access to the Town Centre via the new footbridge. Parking available at £8 a night. The room was well equipped but the only disadvantage was that although the road outside is very minor with little traffic, what traffic there is generates sufficient noise inside to disrupt sleeping - and...

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Dear Astroian, Thank you for your feedback. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us. I am very sorry to hear you were disturbed by the traffic outside the hotel during your visit. I would suggest on any future reservations you may have with us, would be to contact the hotel directly with your specific requirements...

Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a business traveller, I want good service, good facilities and good location. This ticks all the boxes. Staff always very helpful. Will stay again if in the area. All the klittle touches that other chains simply don't match make the RadissonBlu a great place to stay.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your very positive review of Radisson Blu Durham. I am delighted to hear you constantly find the hotel provides everything you could need during your stay with us. Please be assured your comments have been passed over to the team. I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future. Kind Regards,...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location but quite an average experience. The rooms are large but no better than a Premier Inn. The beds were a lot more uncomfortable than a Premier Inn. The room was also extremely hot (in winter) and there was no way to make it cooler. Breakfast was good. The lobby/cafe area is completely devoid of atmosphere. So...just OK

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am disappointed to hear you found you could not regulate the temperature in your room during your recent stay with us, the team are available 24 hours to answer and resolve any queries from our guests. I am also sorry to hear you found our lobby area to lack atmosphere during your...

Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great stay here with girlfriends. Spa treatments were good. Try Natalie (Back,Neck & Shoulder massage). Pool very clean as was steam room, sauna and Jacuzzi. Good breakfast. Would be nice to have pot of tea bought to table though - the coffee is..Just a little touch that would make it a better experience. Very friendly staff and good...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us and were able to take advantage of our Lime House Spa during your stay. Please be assured that your comments have been passed over to Natalie. I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future. Regards, Tom

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit Durham to see friends and found this hotel does everything that is asked. Room looks fab with a great size bed. Restaurant has great food and wine so overall a great nights sleep and a great stay.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us. I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future. Regards, Tom

Andover, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a weekend escape from the busy city. The hotel is in easy walking distance to the train station, and less than 5 minutes walk from the city centre. Durham is a picturesque bubble in the North East which I would recommend to anyone to visit. The hotel room was spacious, modern, and topped off by a...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us in our picturesque bubble away from the busy city centre life, I am very pleased you were able to take advantage of our leisure facilities during your visit. I look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the future....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a couple of days in Durham on a midweek break, staying at the Radisson Blue Hotel. The hotel is spacious, modern and beautifully decorated, with large gym and indoor pool. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Nothing was too much trouble. My room was spacious, spotlessly clean and very comfortable. The view of the Millennium Bridge was...

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Dear Emmy4480, Thank you for your feedback. I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent stay with us and found the team to be friendly and welcoming throughout your visit and you were able to take advantage of the facilities the hotel has on offer for our valued guests. Please be assured your feedback has been passed over to...

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed due to visiting for passport. Building and hotel decor very nice. Rooms good but bed uncomfortable not on par with Premier Inn or Marriott, Breakfast average not quickly replenished, coffee in jugs good idea but not hot, did notice staff member emptying unused coffee into other jugs to fill - not good for guests to see really.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. I am disappointed to hear you did not find your recent visit up to the standard you would expect for Radisson Blu, I am sorry to hear of your experience during breakfast service, please be assured this is not usual standard and your comments have been passed over to our Food and Beverage...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham

Address: Frankland Lane, Durham DH1 5TL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Price Range: ₹ 6,214 - ₹ 12,769 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham 4*
Number of rooms: 207
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Also Known As:
Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham Hotel Durham
Radisson Durham
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Durham
#2 Spa Hotel in Durham
#3 Luxury Hotel in Durham
#4 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#4 Family Hotel in Durham
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“Great views over the river, ask for front rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Boro-Andy75, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Business Class forms a Business class rooms are spot on. Junior Suites are fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles 2912Uk, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Junior suite is good”
 of 5 bubbles Saurabh2107, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Note my comments about traffic noise on the river side”
 of 5 bubbles astroian, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't bother asking for a quiet room”
 of 5 bubbles Olneyossie, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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