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Bancroft Apartment

Kitchen/Dining area
13 reviews
Kitchen/Dining area
Main double bedroom
Living area
Living area
Twin Bedroom with small shower room
Family shower room
Private garden area to rear
Full English breakfast and Celibation packs available on request (chargeable)
Bancroft Apartment
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Witton Gilbert, Durham, Durham, England
Self-contained Holiday Apartment sleeps four, one double bedroom, two single beds with small en-suite shower plus family shower room, fully equipped kitchen with dining table and living area, private patio and garden, barbecue, off street parking, electric car charging point, flat screen TV and free WIFI. Welcome pack on arrival.

We can provide you with a choice of Full English or Vegetarian breakfast packs on request at an extra charge,(these would need to be pre ordered) you could also tailor your visit with a Celebration pack depending on the Occasion, Champagne, Wine ,Flowers, Chocolates and Fruit.

We are situated 1 minute walk from bus routes to Durham, with access to Universities, Chester le Street Cricket ground and Newcastle, Durham Park and Ride is approximately 5 minutes by car, Durham Light Infantry Museum 10 minutes, Be...
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About the Owner, Maxine W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : May 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL6602329
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Excellent - based on 13 reviews
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michael d
1 review
Reviewed 1 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Very relaxing stay with the family. Clean modern apartment. The owner was very helpful with advise on places to visit.

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, we appreciate it very much and are glad you enjoyed your stay at Bancroft Apartment, kind regards Maxine & Tony.


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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 28 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Great self catering place for families. Very convenient for accessing Durham. Good park and ride a short drive away and decent family friendly pub just up the road. The apartment is immaculate and really well set out for families. A hidden gem!

Management response:

We are so glad you had a good family experience with us at Bancroft Apartment, thank you for your kind remarks, your feedback is very important to us, kind regards, Maxine & Tony.


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Reviewed 25 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Comfortable, super-clean and above all, with very welcoming and thoughtful hosts. At the end of our long journey to the Apartment we were met by smiles, "emergency" goodies in the fridge and lots of information on what to see and do. The location is ideal for visiting the many historical and cultural treasures in and around Durham as well as...

Management response:

We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Bancroft Apartment and your time in Durham was fun, thank you for your positive comments which help us to keep standards high, kind regards, Maxine & Tony.


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    1 Full
    1 Crib
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
₹ 7,293
£ 80
₹ 8,205
£ 90
₹ 43,304
£ 475
30 Mar 2018 -
8 Apr 2018
Easter Rate
2 nights
₹ 8,205
£ 90
₹ 9,117
£ 100
₹ 50,141
£ 550
25 May 2018 -
3 Jun 2018
Spring Rate
2 nights
₹ 8,205
£ 90
₹ 9,117
£ 100
₹ 50,141
£ 550
20 Jul 2018 -
3 Sep 2018
Summer holiday
2 nights
₹ 8,205
£ 90
₹ 9,117
£ 100
₹ 49,230
£ 540
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighbourhood
Quite village location with local pub/restaurant, local walks and cycle route into the country side.
Bus Routes to Durham City, Chester-Le-Street and Newcastle within walking distance.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Newcastle Internationl Airport: 20.0 km
Railway: Durham and Chester-Le-St Railway Station: 5.2 km
Ferry: Tyneside : 30.0 km
Direction from north of England/Scotland
Take A1 south until jnc 63 Chester Le St A167
Follow the A167 until roundabout with B6312 (turn right) Red Lion PH.
Follow the B6312 for 2.0 mls crossing 1 set of traffic lights (Sacriston).
Into Witton Gilbert downhill 2nd house past the school on the right hand side is Bancroft

Direction from the south of England
Exit A1 at jnc 62 Sunderland /Durham/Consett A691 and A690
At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A690
At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Leazes Rd/A690 Go through 1 roundabout
At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Framwellgate/A691(sign Consett)
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Southfield Way/A691(Consett)
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A691 2.0mls
Turn right onto Front St/B6312(Witton Gilbert)0.2mls
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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