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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 July 2014

We had a two night stay at Durham House on 27th and 28th June 2014 as we were in the village for a wedding. Arrived quite late on the Friday due to traffic issues but this was no problem at all to Martin and Shelley. Our rooms were lovely large and spacious and spotlessley clean. Breakfast in the morning was...

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Jersey, Channel Islands
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Conveniently located in the beautiful resort of Beer, Durham House is extremely comfortable with tastefully furnished rooms and first class breakfasts. We stayed for three nights and really appreciated the quiet, comfortable accomodation coupled with the very friendly and helpful hosts. Each room has facilities for hot drinks and you are given a car parking pass for the near by...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Found this lovely B&B after having checked into not so lovely B&B in nearby Seaton that we were so disappointed in after booking on line (and yes checked reviews on Tripadvisor, which were okay) that we thought we would drive into the next town along the coast to see if we could find anything better. So glad we did as...

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BERKHAMSTED
Reviewed 15 June 2014

martin and shelly were great hosts nothing to much trouble, room was spotless and comfortable tea and coffee with biscuits and fudge were welcome in the room, breakfast was very good and more than enough, I cannot fault Durham house for a great escape.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2014

Stayed for a few days in May, our room was lovely, beautifully decorated and furnished, comfy bed, plenty of tea and milk on the hospitality tray. Bathroom was immaculate and a non slip mat was available for the shower. Everywhere was spotless. Breakfast was delicious, plentiful and beautifully served. A super place to stay.

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MartandShell, Owner at Durham House, responded to this review

Dear HolidayLinda Many thanks for taking the time to leave us a review on tripadvisor. We look forward to welcoming you you back to stay with us again at Durham House. Thanks again Martin

London
Reviewed 27 May 2014

A friendly welcome, excellant accommodation everything catered for. Room tastefully decorated and very refreshing. Breakfast was lovely and great to see run by having the whole family involved. Parking permit is provided which is an added bonus.

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MartandShell, Owner at Durham House, responded to this review

Dear Walkabout1 Thank you so much for your lovely review. It's great that you enjoyed your stay so much that you left us a 5* review. We hope you come back to visit us again soon. Thanks again Kind regards Martin and Shelley

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2014

Our return visit to this lovely B & B, yet again, proved to be just perfect. Clean, comfortable, great choice at breakfast, and owned and run by a wonderful friendly couple. Thank you Martin and Shelley for another great stay at Durham House.

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MartandShell, Owner at Durham House, responded to this review

Dear Phil T Many thanks for coming back to stay with us again at Durham House. We a really thrilled that you had another good stay and everything lived up to your expectations. Shelley and I really appreciate your lovely comments and we look forward to welcoming you back when you visit Beer again in the future. Thanks again. Martin

surrey
Reviewed 19 March 2014

What a fabulous place to stay. So welcoming, friendly, spotlessly clean. Loved the breakfast - all quality ingredients and choice. Located right in the middle of Beer. Car parking included in the local car park two minute walk away. Recommend the Dolphin to eat - great portions and all fresh, good price too. Met other people who wanted to stay...

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London
Reviewed 2 December 2013

A really friendly welcome from the proprietors and staff, great breakfast from a more than adequate menu, we only wish our stay could have been longer, A parking permit for the nearby car park was provided which was a nice touch given Beer is a small village with little space for cars otherwise. Spotlessly clean throughout and extremely comfortable with...

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1Thank JohnCarolyn
Surrey
Reviewed 29 October 2013

I have stayed at Durham House, many, many times over the last 20 years. I have just returned home after another great weekend in Beer and Exeter. As usual the owners Martin and Sheley are friendly and welcoming. All the bedrooms are very clean, with nice comfortable beds, tv and tea & coffee making facilities and a fantastic!! breakfast Thanks...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful bed and breakfast accommodation in the heart of the idyllic fishing village of Beer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Durham House

Address: Durham House Fore Street, Beer, Seaton EX12 3JL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Seaton > Beer
Price Range: $91 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“We had a room at the front of the hotel very quiet village, could only hear gentle waters of the stream running down the high street”
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