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    The Honest Lawyer Hotel

    Croxdale, Durham DH1 3SP, England
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          Overview
          • Excellent43%
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          • Average15%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “motel style” (51 reviews)
          “main building” (55 reviews)
          “four poster” (24 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We arrived at 2.30pm for a cream tea to celebrate our wedding anniversary. The dining room was totally empty, and we were shown to our table immediately by very friendly staff. The service was excellent along with the sandwiches, cakes and warm scones, with 2...More

          Thank J7349JWgeorged
          Response from HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer HotelResponded 1 week ago

          Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the restaurant. I Firstly would like to wish you happy anniversary. I`m pleased to hear you had a good afternoon tea and found my team very attentive. 2.30 pm in the afternoons are can be quite. Because...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Well what to say kept awake all night by some pump making some noise and it wast only me that noticed this Must say clean room bed was ok food over priced got told it was nice by other people in the hotel so tried...More

          Thank rubberlubber81
          Response from HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer HotelResponded 1 week ago

          Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. I`m very sorry to hear you have been disturbed by the noise from water busters. Noisy pump has been changed with a brand new one. I`m sorry to hear you are disappointed with our food....More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed at this hotel for two nights recently on a business trip. It looks like a Motel, where most of the accommodation is single storey surrounding the restaurant/bar and parking. We found it handy with our equipment, to park next to our door and...More

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          Response from HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer HotelResponded 1 week ago

          Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. Overall I`m delighted to hear you had a good stay with us. I`m really sorry to hear you have been disturbed by next door. I will speak to my maintenance manager Eddie. Lets see what...More

          Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

          We stayed here for the weekend as we were going to Newcastle for the Magic Weekend. We arrived by train which is roughly 10 mins in a taxi which costs roughly £10. The hotel was lovely, we had an evening meal on the Friday night...More

          Thank SarahLizHardman
          Response from HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer HotelResponded 1 week ago

          Dear, Sarah Thank you for your review of the hotel. I`m delighted you had a great stay with us and enjoyed your dinner and breakfast with us. I will pass your kind comments to whole team. I hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you...More

          Reviewed 12 May 2017

          I stayed at the hotel for a total of 7 nights over 2 periods while I was working in Durham. Located next to a rapeseed field, the hotel is very nice and very pleasant with nice people to talk to. The check in and check...More

          Thank -Kev1nW
          Response from HonestLawyerHotel, Manager at The Honest Lawyer HotelResponded 16 May 2017

          Dear, Guest Thank you for your review of the hotel. Over all I`m pleased to hear you had a good stay with us and enjoyed our food and service. Staff does make the difference here at Honest Lawyer. As we speak Eddie is checking all...More

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          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Price range
          • USD 62 - USD 126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #5 Business Hotel in Durham
          • #6 Family Hotel in Durham
          • #7 Romantic Hotel in Durham
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 46
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          • Durham Best Western
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Vicky W
          Could you tell me approximately how much a taxi would cost to the the emirates cricket ground thanks
          28 May 2017|
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          Response from HonestLawyerHotel | Property representative |
          Hi.Vicky. Sorry for a late response. I was on holiday I have checked with our local taxi company. And it would be around £45 to £50 return. Kind Regards Unsal
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          Danielle F
          Is the city centre in far to walk to from hotel
          13 May 2017|
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          Response from HonestLawyerHotel | Property representative |
          Hi Danielle. Walking would take up to 45 minutes to the Durham City Center. Kind Regards Unsal
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          golfmad1230
          Hi, can anyone tell me if the Honest Lawyer is on a bus route into Durham and hopefully if it is how often does it run into Durham ? Many thanks for your help
          7 November 2016|
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          Response from tonyhill2016 | Reviewed this property |
          The bus stops to Durham and back are directly outside the hotel and run approx every 10 -15 minutes
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          "Most rooms are around a courtyard so accessibility is fine"
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          "Room 1 disability access triple room"
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          "Cannot answer we only stayed for afternoon tea"
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          "~Room backing onto the meadow - nice situation."
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