7.0
Very good73 reviews

Farnley Tower Guesthouse - Durham

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18of 40 B&Bs / Inns in Durham
Address
The Avenue, Durham, United Kingdom
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Overview

The lovely Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham is set 25 minutes' walk to Durham Local History Museum and a mere 1.9 km from the Norman Tunstall Chapel. For business travellers, conference equipment and a xerox are available on request.

Location

The centre of Durham can be reached within 5 minutes' walk of this 4-star Farnley Tower Guesthouse. The lovely hotel is located at 2.8 km distance from the 10-hectare Durham University Botanic Garden.

Durham City bus station is within 10 minutes' walk of the Victorian-style property. Durham Tees Valley airport is about 40 km away.

Rooms

Farnley Tower Guesthouse has 17 rooms appointed with complimentary wireless internet and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels as well as self-catering options like tea and coffee making facilities. The nice touches include sound-proofed windows together with a sofa. Along with a walk-in shower, the private bathrooms also come with bathrobes. Some units feature views of the garden.

Eat & Drink

Guests can enjoy a full English breakfast in the bar of the hotel. This property offers the Indian restaurant on-site with a variety of Indian specialities. Codrophenia will spoil you with British cuisine. It is located only 100 metres from the accommodation.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   17.

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Facilities
Most popular facilities
Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

General

  • Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Luggage storage
  • Food/ Drinks
  • Laundry
  • TV
  • Kitchen facilities

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Happy hour

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Special diet menus

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots

Spa & Leisure

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view

Room features

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Dining table

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • CD player

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-18:00FREECheck-outfrom 07:00-10:00FREE
Children & extra bedsThere are no extra beds provided in a room.  There are no cots provided in a room. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Rooms and availability

En Suite Single Room
  • Bed options:
    1 Single bed
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max:
    1 person
  • Shower
  • Heating
This single room comes with climate control. This accommodation unit offers Netflix and a bathroom with a shower, a hairdryer and bath sheets. It features a single bed. The guest room includes smoke detectors for preventing the danger.
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Family Room
  • Bed options:
    1 King-size bed
  • Room size:

    30 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Garden view
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
This 30 m² family room comes with 1 queen-size bed, 1 single bed and 1 sofa bed and can accommodate up to 2 guests. This unit with soundproofed windows offers city views. There is also a private bathroom, that includes a bathtub, a shower and a hair dryer. It is located on the upper floors and has picturesque views.
room details
En Suite Twin Room
  • Bed options:
    2 Single beds
  • Room size:

    25 m²

  • Max:
    2 persons
  • Shower
  • Heating
  • Bathtub
This 25 m² twin room comes with 2 single beds and can accommodate up to 2 guests. Located on the ground floors, the unit offers views of the street. It features a private bathroom, equipped with a bath, shower facilities and a hair dryer.
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Location
The Avenue, Durham, United Kingdom
  • City landmarks
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
Miners Hall
480 m
St John's Neville's Cross
240 m
Neville's Cross
240 m
Durham Presbyterian Church
300 m
The Avenue
Club Mumbai
60 m
Darlington Road
Bella Mamma
810 m
Darlington Road Neville's Cross Complex
Antico Restaurant Durham
820 m
Waddington Street Flass Vale
The Kingslodge Inn
880 m
Croxdale Bridge Honest Lawyer Hotel
Bailey's Restaurant
940 m
50-51 North Road
Alishaan
1.1 km
39-40 North Road
Bridge Hotel Restaurant
960 m
41-43 North Road
Domino's Pizza
960 m
53 North Road
Bean Social
1.1 km
Darlington Road
Duke of Wellington
1.4 km
Getting around
Airports
Durham Tees Valley (MME) 38.0 km
Newcastle (NCL) 41.8 km
Train
Durham Train Station900 m
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Reviews
7.0
Very good73 reviews
Location7.8
Rooms7.2
Service5.8
Dining8.0
  • 7.6
    Very good

    We didn't want to leave, recommend. The wine bar was a delightful surprise. Fresh made breakfast, great service. A beautiful beach, delightful view. Visited prince bishops shopping centre, located around 10-15 minutes walk from the venue.

    JaneUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.6
    Perfect

    Spectacular location, impeccable service and gorgeous food. A short walk to the excellent beach. Family queen room is soundproof, we also enjoyed outstanding views.

    BenUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.4
    Perfect

    Marvellous views, enjoyed favourable setting.

    I came here for 1 night and had a very lovely stay. The hotel restaurant was superb with distinguished cuisine. Welcoming reception.

    BenjaminUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.2
    Perfect

    Fairly clean hotel with a peaceful location and attentive staff. The units are huge, perfectly clean.

    DonaldUnited Kingdom, 
  • 9.0
    Perfect

    Very obliging staff, tasty breakfasts, good job!

    The bed was very comfy and the restaurant was outstanding and had variety of food. I had well-planned, large room. Very quiet area, pretty quiet location. Smooth check in and admirable service throughout my stay...

    ScottUnited Kingdom, 
  • 8.2
    Great

    Modern place to stay while in Durham. Location and views were okay and I especially liked that the place was very neat. Room was quite large with coffee and armchairs. The easy check-in too.

    BobbyUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.0
    Very good

    Rich breakfast and courteous staff!!!

    Everything was just perfect - central location and brilliant service.

    WillUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.4
    Very good

    We appreciated views and breakfast, this hotel had everything we need. Walking distance to Club Mumbai, where you can have lunch. Room was a good value. We would book again as the property met requests.

    Unfortunately, the street was noisy.

    CharlesUnited Kingdom, 
  • 7.2
    Very good

    no complaints, we would come back for sure if in durham. bed was comfortable, we liked it.

    BrianUnited Kingdom, 
FAQ
What is the nearest airport to Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham?
Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham lies within 40 km of Durham Tees Valley airport.
Can I eat breakfast at Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham?
Yes, you can have an English breakfast at Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham.
Can we annul our booking in Farnley Tower Guesthouse?
Farnley Tower Guesthouse offers free cancellation.
What is the earliest I can check-in at Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham?
At Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham you can check in from 14:00 till 18:00 on the day of arrival.
What is the earliest and the latest I can check-out at Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham?
At Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham you can check out from 07:00 till 10:00.
How far is Farnley Tower Guesthouse from the city centre?
The city centre is located 5 minutes' walk away from Farnley Tower Guesthouse.
Are there any cleaning services provided at Farnley Tower Guesthouse?
Yes, Farnley Tower Guesthouse provides room service.
Are there any tourist attractions close to Farnley Tower Guesthouse?
Guests of Farnley Tower Guesthouse can visit Durham Museum as well as Tunstall Chapel, located within just 1.8 and 1.9 km respectively.
What leisure facilities are provided at Farnley Tower?
You can enjoy a garden and a bar available in Farnley Tower.
Can I have lunch or dinner next to Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham?
Yes, you can have lunch or dinner at Codrophenia within 100 metres of Farnley Tower Guesthouse Durham.
How much does a room at Farnley Tower Guesthouse cost?
The price for a room in Farnley Tower Guesthouse starts at £183.
What are the room types offered by Farnley Tower?
Farnley Tower provides such room types as Family King Room, Guest Room and Deluxe Private Bathroom Double Room.
Address
The Avenue, Durham, United Kingdom
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Highlights
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
read all 469 verified reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
18of 40 B&Bs / Inns in Durham
Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-18:00FREECheck-outfrom 07:00-10:00FREE
Children & extra bedsThere are no extra beds provided in a room.  There are no cots provided in a room. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Getting around
Airports
Durham Tees Valley (MME) 38.0 km
Newcastle (NCL) 41.8 km
Train
Durham Train Station900 m
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Tip: Consider options with free cancellation to stay flexible in light of the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19.