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Radisson Blu Hotel Durham

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  • Excellent44%
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  • Terrible2%
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“the river”(436 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

We stayed for three nights and found the hotel an excellent place to stay in Durham. The location is very good with a footbridge and short walk into the centre. The room was comfortable and quiet, but the one we had looked out over the...More

1  Thank LancashireBlacksmith
Response from Meggan S, Director of Operations at Radisson Blu Hotel DurhamResponded 10 August 2016

Dear LancashireBlacksmith, Great to hear the hotel was an excellent place to stay. I am sorry you didn't have a river view on this occasion, a Superior room would guarantee this for you with a few added extras to make you stay even more comfortable....More

Reviewed 2 August 2016

This hotel is superbly situated right by the river. There is a decent sized car park behind the hotel and the riverside walk is just across the road. Check in was efficient and our room was excellent, on the third floor and overlooking the river....More

1  Thank MarcusHurley
Response from Meggan S, Director of Operations at Radisson Blu Hotel DurhamResponded 10 August 2016

Dear MarcusHurley, Delighted you enjoyed the riverside location and the facilities the hotel has an offer. I appreciate your comments in regards to the team and will be sure to share with the teams to improve. I hope to see you again when you are...More

Reviewed 2 August 2016

Had a lovely one night stay at the Radisson Blu, Durham. Was checked in by a trainee Debra who did very well even though you could see the nerves! I was upgraded to room 403 which was very nice. As we entered the room the...More

1  Thank Jonathan W
Response from Meggan S, Director of Operations at Radisson Blu Hotel DurhamResponded 10 August 2016

Dear Jonathan W, Thank you for your review, fantastic to hear you enjoyed your stay. I am sorry to hear that the room wasn't perfect on entering. Please be assured i have spoken with the Chief Engineer and Housekeeping to investigate and ensure this is...More

Reviewed 1 August 2016

Ok...not what I'd expected at all. In the words of my 14 year old "mum, it's just like a premier inn, only red." She was right...and at £400 a night for four of us it was like a very expensive Premier Inn. I was delayed...More

2  Thank alison g
Response from Meggan S, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel DurhamResponded 8 August 2016

Dear Alison G, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during Durham University's Graduation week. With the city in high demand over these dates, I can appreciate the room rates were in a different range compared to the rest of the year but please...More

Reviewed 24 July 2016

Attended a family wedding, it was brilliant, hotel welcome and staff service brilliant with very fast check in, very nice room with huge bed. Unfortunately my good mood re the hotel was spoilt by, overpriced drinks, especially expensive - soft drinks. A little observation back...More

1  Thank CarlyDodds
Response from Meggan S, Director of Operations at Radisson Blu Hotel DurhamResponded 10 August 2016

Dear CarlyDodds, Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry to hear that you felt the drinks were over priced. Please be assured the team does regularly review pricing to ensure they are competitive in the local market but i do take your comments on...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$ 110 - US$ 258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Durham
#4 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#4 Luxury Hotel in Durham
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 110 - US$ 258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Business Hotel in Durham
#4 Romantic Hotel in Durham
#4 Luxury Hotel in Durham
Room types
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"Any business room"
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"River front rooms look over to the city. 4th floor suite was quiet and comfortable."
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"Worth spending a little extra for superior room with riverside views"
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"Business room for the extras"
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