Radisson Blu Durham Hotel

Frankland Lane, Durham, United Kingdom, DH1 5TA  show map
 4 stars
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Radisson Blu Durham Hotel

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Steam room

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Radisson Blu Durham is located in the center of Durham overlooking Durham Tees Valley.

Setting next to a railway station provides an easy access to Beamish Open Air Museum, Durham Cathedral and Hamsterley Forest. It will take you 10 minutes to get to Palace Green and Durham Castle.

The hotel is set next to churches, a castle and a cathedral.

Durham train station lies within a 10-minute walk. 30 minutes' drive from Newcastle airport.

Rooms

This property offers 205 air-conditioned guestrooms complete with satellite TV, a minibar, cable TV with on-demand movies, Wi-Fi and individual climate control. They boast soothing decor and offer an electric kettle, a fridge and an ice machine.

Eat

Every morning an extensive buffet breakfast is served. The stylish restaurant serves light international dishes. Guests can relax in the coffee bar serving non-alcoholic drinks.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of GBP 14.95 per person per night. 

Services

A photocopier, a business center and internet connection and such hotel facilities as a dance studio, a baggage storage and a luggage storage are available on-site.

Relax

Shiatsu massage, a sauna and a health club are available on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is GBP 8 per day.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of rooms   207.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Ice machine

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Paid porterage
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam room
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Bedroom

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Frankland Lane, Durham, United Kingdom, DH1 5TA

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City Center
  • Durham
    1.2km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Durham Train Station
    400 m
Bus stop
  • 500 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    207

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
Size: 28m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Double Room

Room facilities
    Junior Suite
    Bed type: King Size bed
    Size: 43m2
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    • Air conditioning
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    Junior Suite. 1K-NSK-Accessible. - +/- 43 square metres - Free broadband and in-room NESPRESSO coffee machine - Buffet breakfast, VAT and applicable taxes included

    Room facilities
      Family Double Room
      Bed type: King Size bed
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      • Air conditioning
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      Room facilities
        Family Connecting Room
        Bed type: King Size bed
        Size: 38m2
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        Family Rooms. 1K-NSK-Family Room. - +/- 38 Square metres - Option of Sofa Bed, Rollaway or Inter connecting room - Kids under 16 stay for free in parents room - Kids under 12 eat breakfast for free when accompanied by a paying adult - Kids under 12 eat dinner free when accompanied by a paying adult - Free broadband - Media Hub, 40" LED Flat Screen TV - VAT and applicable taxes included

        Room facilities
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          Superior Double Room
          Bed type: King Size bed or Queen Size bed or Twin beds
          Size: 25m2
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          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
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          Superior Room. 1K-NSK. - +/- 24 square metres - Free Internet - River & Cathedral View - Newspapers, bottled water, bathrobe and slippers included - Media Hub, 40" LED Flat Screen TV - VAT and applicable taxes included

          Room facilities
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            Senior Guest Room
            Bed type: Twin beds
            Size: 25m2
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            Room facilities
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              Business Class Room
              Bed type: Queen Size bed or Twin beds or King Size bed
              Size: 28m2
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              Business Class Room. 1Q-NSK. - +/- 24 square metres - Buffet breakfast, premium movies, newspaper, bathrobe and slippers, turn down service - Free broadband and in-room NESPRESSO coffee machine - VAT and applicable taxes included - Car-Parking included

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                How to reach hotel

                hotel Radisson Blu Durham Hotel Durham location
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                Hotel Address:

                Frankland Lane, Durham, United Kingdom, DH1 5TA

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Durham
                  1.2km
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Durham Train Station
                  400 m
                Bus stop
                • 500 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2008
                • Number of rooms:
                  207

                Hotel Awards

                UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDurhamRadisson Blu Durham

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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                Radisson Blu Durham Location

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                What's nearby

                Tourist attractions

                • Durham Art Gallery - 400 m

                Popular areas

                • City Center - 1.1km

                Places of interest

                • Town Hall - 300 m
                • Durham Cathedral - 1.4km
                • Palace Green - 2.2km

                Train stations

                • Durham Train Station - 300 m

                Amusement

                • Crook Hall and Gardens - 800 m

                Museums

                • durham castle - 500 m
                • Oriental - 1.8km
                • Old Fulling Mill - 2.4km

                Theaters

                Local Attractions

                • Hamsterley Forest - 2.1km
                  Durham Dales, Hamsterley
                • Beamish Wild - 13.4km
                  Stanley, Beamish
                • Hardwick Park - 15.7km
                  Sedgefield TS21 2DNEngland
                • Beamish Open Air Museum - 12.4km
                  Beamish DH9 0RGEngland
                • Herrington Country Park - 13.5km
                  Chester Road, Sunderland
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2008
                • Number of rooms:
                  207

                Hotel Awards

                UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDurhamRadisson Blu Durham

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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                Radisson Blu Durham Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Radisson Blu Durham

                Individual guest reviews

                • Older travelers
                  8.2

                  The room was fine and service excellent

                • Older travelers
                  6.6

                  Good position

                  Very bad service from some of the staff.

                • Couple
                  10.0

                  The staff were very helpful in finding me a good room for my wedding anniversary. The view of the river and cathedral from room was lovely and hotel had great facilities.

                • Group of friends
                  9.6

                  Modern, clean, fresh, good location

                • Couple
                  7.4

                  The location and facilities were excellent

                  We had room 357 and the noise of bins and wagons going into offices, factory near to hotel were terrible. We never got to sleep till after 2am then the noise started again at 6am. Not an enjoyable experience.

                • Group of friends
                  9.6

                  Friendly and efficient staff, comfortable rooms, and a good location - ideal for a city break.

                • Older travelers
                  10.0

                  Great room facing river, very spacious, spotlessly clean.

                  Minor complaint was the cooked breakfast, as with a lot of hotels the dreaded catering sausage put in an appearance, along with the boiled mushrooms,insipid scrambled egg and tasteless black puding most of which was too cold. If this is the true representation of the great british cooked breakfast, it wont be long untill we are all eating museli. The rest of the breakfast selection was very good though.

                • Couple
                  8.8

                  Location was very good as nice quiet position but easy access to city centre. Our request of a river/cathedral view was granted and the room was of a good size and clean.

                  The cost of drinks at the bar in the reception area was very expensive and breakfast was also quite highly priced. The beds were a bit too hard too!

                • Older travelers
                  9.2

                  Friendly staff comfort and well appointed rooms good parking facilities ease of access to shops resturants and bars

                • Couple
                  6.2

                  Rooms were nice

                  Not great value for money - had been looking forward to spa facilities but they were disappointing: Did not know £1 was needed for lockers Changing rooms dirty No water available on poolside after using sauna/ steam room Chlorine in pool very strong Ice machine on 1st and 2nd floors did not work - had to go to 3rd floor!

                • Older travelers
                  9.6

                  Clean, well presented, good location in relation to city.

                • Older travelers
                  7.4

                  Friendly staff. Clean well equipped room. Gym and pool complex great. Great cental location. Fast lifts. River view

                  No sky sport channel Water fountain in gym out of order Cheaper breakfast option just for juice and cereal/toast... Not everyone can eat £15 worth of breakfast!

                • Couple
                  9.2

                  location was very good, staff excellent, brilliant hotel for relaxing short break.

                • Older travelers
                  8.8

                  The Radisson Blu was about what we expected as was informed by a friend that it was one of the nicest hotels to stay in when visiting Durham. Apart from this the room was lovely and the hotel was spacious and had plenty of chairs about in order to relax after a hectic night on the town

                  Minor niggles were no biscuits and limited tea and coffee making ingredients and the fact that there was no drinking water in the room which could be bought at the bar for a price of £4.10 which was a bit much to pay for bottle water.

                • Couple
                  8.2

                  The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. The location of the hotel was very handy for the city centre and close to where our friend's were staying.

                  The price of breakfast was high and not included in the price.

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Radisson Blu Durham Hotel Durham location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                Frankland Lane, Durham, United Kingdom, DH1 5TA

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Durham
                  1.2km
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Durham Train Station
                  400 m
                Bus stop
                • 500 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  12 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2008
                • Number of rooms:
                  207

                Hotel Awards

                UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDurhamRadisson Blu Durham

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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