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10 reviews
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay. Lovely traditional pub but with a modern twist. Restaurant was great with a good choice and quality food. Like the ambiance with jazz playing in the background. Our room was spacious if a little tired. The only negative was the size of bathroom, tiny shower with poor pressure. All in all a great little find with... More 

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Thank Stanwix23
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Arriving at the Seven Stars Inn for a four day stay I was welcomed at reception by Claire who was so helpful in checking me into my comfortable room with its Tea and coffee making facilities and shower en suite. Its window is double glazed so there were no problem noises to disturb my nights sleep. A good selection of... More 

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Thank Greenwich78
Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

6 of us had a wonderful evening last night in The Seven Stars! Beautiful decor and delicious food 😊! Menu made it difficult to choose as everything was tempting . I enjoyed the calamari followed by the dressed crab for mains, finished with a gorgeous cheesecake. We all enjoyed our evening, thank you to the chef and staff!

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Thank KAREY I
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Description of how to get there, good. First impressions were ok... Bedrooms require some TLC, bathroom small for larger person, toilet seat wanders left right and wherever .... Chose to eat in - food was well prepared very tasty and looked good... Happy... Breakfast was same as evening meal - well prepared and a good sized start to the day.... More 

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Thank Robert T
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

My wife and I had dinner at the Seven Stars Inn on Friday 12 August. We arrived around 1730, and had the restaurant to ourselves for the first half-hour or so. The service was excellent, the food was wonderful, and it was a very very pleasant experience overall. We didn't see any on-site parking, but we were able to park... More 

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Thank DaveHay
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

My husband and I had been driving on the road for several hours when I began to feel tired and decided we´d better find somewhere to rest for the night. The first few places we tried in Durham were full but then a barmaid recommended The Seven stars Inn to us. The hostess was very gracious, she gave us a... More 

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Thank Zoe_Globetrotter
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Stopped overnight as I was visiting Durham. Online booking was great as was the checking in at the hotel. Free wifi that actually works :) The bar is lovely and outside is beautiful with flowers. So if the weather is nice this Inn is perfect. Very handy for Durham and the price is fantastic. Would return without any hesitation.

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Thank J_Hamilton77
Hereford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Stayed for 2 nights, hardly slept a wink due to noise of traffic and other guests. Bed uncomfortable, shower room too small to swing a cat in. Parts of the room seemed grimy. It was very poor value for the money. I intend to write to the owners, but I've been very ill since returning from Shincliffe. Shincliffe is a... More 

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Thank gayrobot
Crook, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We have dined here a couple of times in the last six weeks. On each occasion the food has been of a very good standard and the service was efficient and friendly without being overbearing. Their on line booking system works well and had a happy and relaxed time.

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Thank DurhamJonny
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

A lovely village to walk round, and at lunchtime we decided to try the Seven Stars. At first we thought it was closed as the front door was shut, but on seeing another couple go in we followed. Perhaps it could be made more obvious when open, but judging by the numbers that came in, it must be well known!... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Seven Stars Inn is a English country Inn with restaurant located in the picturesque village of Shincliffe, only one and a half miles from the centre of Durham City and Durham University. Originally a coaching Inn dating back to 1724 the Seven Stars Inn is now a friendly, family run restaurant and Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seven Stars Inn

Address: High Street North, Shincliffe DH1 2NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Shincliffe
Price Range: $89 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seven Stars Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Seven Stars Hotel Shincliffe
7 Stars Inn
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“All Rooms are cosy !”
 of 5 bubbles Greenwich78, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Wifi very week ... intermittent at best ...Rooms away from the main road (A177 I think) far quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles roberttF1171CC, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Bring ear plugs and hot water bottle. Definitely try the food - it is excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles Looby0770, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Don't know about the rooms but the pie was excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles ashovercouple, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Stayed in a few different rooms now. All very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles hjhDurham, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
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