Get an overview of this hotel4-star family-friendly hotel, walk to Durham Castle
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This family-friendly Durham hotel is located in the historical district, within a 10-minute walk of Durham Indoor Market, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. Durham University is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) away.
Along with a full-service spa, this hotel has a restaurant and an indoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a fitness center, and a coffee shop/café.
All 150 rooms feature modern comforts like flat-screen TVs with cable channels, along with WiFi. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, coffee makers, and down comforters.
- Central location
- Helpful staff
- Overall room comfort
- Onsite restaurant could've been nicer
Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County
Renovations & Closures
- Parking area
In addition to a full-service spa, Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County features an indoor pool and a spa tub. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.
This 4-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 3488 square feet (324 square meters) include a conference center. This Victorian hotel also offers a fitness center, a sauna, and spa services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.
Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County has designated areas for smoking.
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Business center
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Coffee shop or café
- Fitness facilities
- Full-service spa
- Free WiFi
- Computer station
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- Total number of rooms - 150
- Laundry facilities
- Number of floors - 3
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Meeting rooms 5
- Multilingual staff
- Luggage storage
- Conference center
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Conference space size (meters) - 324
- Year Built 1700
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Indoor pool
- Wedding services
- Designated smoking areas
- Conference space size (feet) - 3488
- Number of buildings/towers - 2
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( GBP 10.00 per day )
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Coffee/tea maker
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Room service (24 hours)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Down comforter
Where to Eat
Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.
No 59 Old Elvet - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open select days.
Starbucks Coffee Shop - This coffee shop serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Open daily.
1815 Bar - This bar specializes in local cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.
Champagne Terrace - This Champagne bar serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.
24-hour room service is available.
Nearby Things to Do
An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.
The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include hot stone massages, Swedish massages, Thai massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.
- Hot stone massage
- Swedish massage
- Thai massage
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 15.00 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Parking height restrictions apply
- Fee for full breakfast: GBP 16.00 for adults and GBP 8.00 for children (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 10.00 per day (rates may vary)
- Self parking fee: GBP 5.00 per night
- Rollaway bed fee: GBP 15.00 per night
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- Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County
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We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.