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Castle View Guest House

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Reviewed yesterday

The location of this B&B is really good and we weren't bothered by the uphill walk to it as the benefit of this was a pleasant outlook. You need to remember this a university city so there was some disturbance from students passing by during...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the minute we arrived at Castle View, we felt at home. Our beds were extremely comfortable, and the bathroom was pristine and to a high standard. We had rooms 2 and 4; both were lovely. Room 4 had a wonderful view of the castle,...More

Thank Elaineaus
Response from MJ_Williams864444, Owner at Castle View Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

We really enjoyed having you stay with us. Thank you for your kind review. Hope you are able to visit us again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: Central location, beautiful building, excellent facilities, well appointed room, power shower! Cons: None really, unless you have mobility issues. We had a one night stay here for a weekend in Durham. The Castle view is about as centrally located as you could possibly get....More

Thank Nick C
Response from MJ_Williams864444, Owner at Castle View Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your comprehensive review. I’m sure this will encourage more guests. You mention the typical Durham hilly terrain but also point out that we have some dedicated parking which is helpful for people to know. Please visit us again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely little guest house, very nicely decorated bedrooms and lovely bathrooms. I was in the room on top floor which was very quiet and very spacious. Very comfortable bed although dipped on right hand side, switched sides tho and was fine. Breakfast...More

Thank Chantal N
Response from MJ_Williams864444, Owner at Castle View Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking time to review us we will take note of your comments.

Reviewed 17 November 2017

Really lovely guest house. Warm welcome, great location. A bit of a pain with no parking but the owner was very helpful with info and parking permit but did have to move the car in the day time. My ensuite room was beautifully furnished, spotless...More

Thank Sara R
Response from MJ_Williams864444, Owner at Castle View Guest HouseResponded 18 November 2017

Thanks for your great review. However I must point out that depending on the length of your stay we give you a short stay parking permi or a 24hour permit. There should be absolutely no need to move your car once parked. I think there...More

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"Room 6 was very pleasant"
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"Room 2 very good."
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"Room 4 was great."
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"I had room 4 - on the corner front of building. Still quiet, but with lots of light and view of castle."
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