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Hotel Indigo Durham

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Old Shire Hall 9 Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3HL England See on map
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All reviews shire hall the marco pierre white restaurant beautiful hotel original features mpw restaurant council chamber newly opened hotel the stained glass windows fabulous cocktails beautiful conversion administration building afternoon tea in the restaurant stunning room rooms are beautifully decorated amazing building breakfast in bed anniversary card
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just stayed at the Hotel Indigo Durham with my family, the service was excellent and the staff bent over backwards for us. We had out tea at the restaurant and the quality of the food was fantastic and well worth the money. Would highly recommend...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Stunning hotel, have stayed on so many hotels in Durham ( son at uni there ) this is way out on front of them all. On arrival I was asked did I require a table reservation for that evening, as I was just about to...More

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Response from Paul B, General Manager at Hotel Indigo DurhamResponded 7 August 2018

Dear FranBekenhamKent Many thanks for your fabulous review of our hotel, we are very lucky to be custodian of this wonderful building. I am extremely proud of the breakfast team and the wonderful product they produce. We look forwarded to welcoming you back to the...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was my first stay at this beautiful hotel & l certainly wasn’t disappointed! The building itself is absolutely stunning and the rooms are equally! Absolutely fabulous staff throughout & are very helpful! Many thanks to Mel for the check-in & Omar/Kate for check-out! I...More

Thank Katherine S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Indigo has the perfect location situated about a 10 minute walk from the cathedral. The staff in this hotel are fabulous- our initial welcome was so friendly and efficient and every encounter with bar staff, the restaurant team and housekeeping was to the same high...More

Thank Judi G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed on a Saturday night. It was easy to get parked on the street directly outside the hotel, it is 80p per half hour and is free from 6pm and Sunday so only cost £4.80. The hotel is impressive both outside and inside. Lovely...More

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The Trinity Neighborhood. Newcomers, friends or just weary travelers step onto the set of history at Hotel Indigo® Durham, whilst you explore our ‘perfect little city’. Our boutique hotel is moments from the historic Durham City Centre; perfectly located for an adventure. With the magnificent university, castle and world renowned Durham Cathedral just a short stroll from our doors, you’ll be spoilt for choice. The stage for our Hotel Indigo is the former Durham University building ‘Old Shire Hall’, where you’ll find Victorian façade spills out into our ancient and romantic neighborhood laden with historic pubs, cozy cafes and spellbinding churches, or slip away into the surrounding countryside and sleepy villages. Throughout you will spot little nods to our UNESCO World Heritage. Our cocktail lounge, meeting room and Marco Pierre White restaurant all retain their Victorian heritage whilst embracing contemporary popular culture, a nod to the city’s ancient history and bright future.

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US$ 109 - US$ 199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United KingdomEnglandDurham
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6 October 2018|
Response from Melissajane8 | Reviewed this property |
You can park on site at hotel but there is a charge. There are car parks nearby with charge also.
28 September 2018|
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Response from kazlar1 | Reviewed this property |
Ours just had a big double shower. Other rooms might. Just give them a call, we found them really helpful with anything.
28 July 2018|
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Response from ShariL58 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast was included in our room rate. There is a table of cold items included -- cold cuts, meats, cereals, pastries, breads to toast, fruit, plus ordering a hot breakfast off of the menu. There are lots of choices on... More
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"first floor rooms have huge ceilings and my room was very quiet"
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"Views towards Durham cathedral."
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"Rooms at the back and side of the hote are quieter"
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