Star rating
Greta Bridge, Barnard Castle, DL12 9SE
At a Glance: Historic, 2 AA Rosettes for Food, Pet Friendly

This fine Grade II listed 17th Century country house hotel is situated just off the A66 trans-pennine route in tranquil Greta Bridge. The hotel boasts 27 en-suite bedrooms, a contemporary restaurant, traditional bar, lovely gardens and roaring log fires in winter.

From £75/room per night
21 The Bank, Barnard Castle, DL12 8PH
At a Glance: Historic

Our 17th century inn is situated in the centre of Barnard Castle - the historic castle wall forms part of our boundary! Enjoy a relaxing stay with us. Our 10 en-suite bedrooms are beautifully furnished, and we’re proud of our traditional English menu, served in the restaurant, conservatory, bar and beer garden.

From £70/room per night
Flass Vale, Waddington Street, Durham, DH1 4BG
At a Glance: Historic, Pet Friendly

An English country inn, surrounded by the peaceful woodland of Flass Vale, just a ten-minute walk from the heart of historic Durham. The Kings Lodge offers a cosy bar, a restaurant and comfortable bedrooms.

From £70/room per night
Seaton Lane, Seaham, Seaham, SR7 0LP
At a Glance: Historic, Pet Friendly

This inn oozes quirky charm in abundance and offers laid back dining with delicious, homemade food, a warm & welcome bar and comfortable and stylish en-suite accommodation. All this around 10 miles from the historic city centre of Durham.

From £70/room per night
Romaldkirk DL12 9EB
At a Glance: Historic, 2 AA Rosettes for Food, Pet Friendly

This lovely 18th century coaching inn is set on the village green in a picture postcard village. Step inside the front door and discover polished panelling, old beams, gleaming brasses and fresh flowers. Savour the buzz of the bar with its oak settles and crackling fire. Indulge yourself in our award winning restaurant with its polished oak panelling, candlelight and sparkling silver. Or relax in the Brasserie with its intimate atmosphere and candles in waxy old bottles.

From £89/room per night
Coxhoe, Durham DH6 5NX
At a Glance: Historic

Just 5 miles from Durham near junction 61 of the A1M, this traditional inn offers excellent food served all day and tastefully furnished en-suite bedrooms. Enjoy a fine meal in the large dining room, the mezzanine balcony or the conservatory. The bar has cosy alcoves creating a warm intimate atmosphere.

From £80/room per night
34 Old Elvet Durham City DH1 3HN
At a Glance: Historic, Boutique

Within walking distance of Durham Cathedral, Castle and shops, this 18th century town house hotel boasts just 11 individually designed rooms, three in the garden with private hot tubs and seven in the main house. The bedrooms exude opulence making them the most indulgent and romantic in the city. In addition to the gorgeous bedrooms we also offer a restaurant and cocktail bar.

From £99/room per night
Framwellgate Peth, Durham DH1 4NQ
At a Glance: Historic

Enjoy home-cooked food in The Garden House Inn’s wooden-beamed, contemporary restaurant and or warm yourself by a roaring open fire in the bar. The bar has free Wi-Fi, and drinks can also be enjoyed in the pretty garden seating area. We are situated less than a mile from Durham’s historic city centre, and only a 10-minute walk from the rail station. Free private parking

From £85/room per night
Beamish Burn Road, Stanley DH9 0LS
At a Glance: Historic, Jacuzzi / Hot Tub, Pet Friendly

Welcome to the 4 star South Causey Inn in the beautiful Beamish Valley between Newcastle and Durham. We boast 28 en-suite bedrooms, excellent food - and an Equestrian Centre! Our bar and snug feature log beams, oak floors, open fires and an eclectic mix of period furniture. We are just a short drive away from the Metro Centre and overlook Beamish Museum, one of Europe's largest open air museums.

From £103/room per night

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