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Bancroft Apartment

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Twin Bedroom with small shower room
Double bedroom loking onto private garden.
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Self-contained Holiday Apartment sleeps four, one double bedroom, two single beds with small en-suite shower plus family shower room, fully equipped kitchen with dining table and living area, private patio and garden, barbecue, off street parking, electric car charging point, flat screen TV and free WIFI. Welcome pack on arrival. We can provide you with a choice of Full English or Vegetarian breakfast packs on request at an extra charge,(these would need to be pre ordered) you could also tailor your visit with a Celebration pack depending on the Occasion, Champagne, Wine ,Flowers, Chocolates and Fruit. We are situated 1 minute walk from bus routes to Durham, with access to Universities, Chester le Street Cricket ground and Newcastle, Durham Park and Ride is approximately 5 minutes b...Self-contained Holiday Apartment sleeps four, one double bedroom, two single beds with small en-suite shower plus family shower room, fully equipped kitchen with dining table and living area, private patio and garden, barbecue, off street parking, electric car charging point, flat screen TV and free WIFI. Welcome pack on arrival. We can provide you with a choice of Full English or Vegetarian breakfast packs on request at an extra charge,(these would need to be pre ordered) you could also tailor your visit with a Celebration pack depending on the Occasion, Champagne, Wine ,Flowers, Chocolates and Fruit. We are situated 1 minute walk from bus routes to Durham, with access to Universities, Chester le Street Cricket ground and Newcastle, Durham Park and Ride is approximately 5 minutes by car, Durham Light Infantry Museum 10 minutes, Beamish Museum is 20 minutes, Metro Centre 25 minutes, North East Coast 30 minutes by car. Adventure Valley, is loated close by also Minnie Moos farm, and Diggerland, local farm with activities and Coffee Shop Close to Lanchester Valley Railway Walk and cycle route, Local Camera pub serving food a few minutes' walk from the door. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Great for couples, families but not for younger Party animals, quiet tranquil laid back break with minutes walk to local pub Travelers rest check out facebook for fab menu.
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Shower
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About the Owner
Maxine W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2015
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Reviewed 18 September 2020

Excellent apartment in a good location with a great host and hostess! This modern and quirky apartment is very clean and comfortable and Maxine has thought of everything, providing all the things you need for your stay including a little welcome pack of bread, milk,...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank JuliefromSwitzerland
Reviewed 19 July 2019

The apartment is a perfect base for visiting Durham and the surrounding area.It is situated in a nice quiet area,but only a short drive from town.There's also a park and ride.Maxine(the owner) was warm,friendly and welcoming,and had left us a welcome pack. The apartment itself,...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Audreyr_10
TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2019

Thank you for your kind comments pleased you enjoy your stay at Bancroft apparent.

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 13 June 2019

Date of stay: June 2019
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Apartment excellent in every way. Location also excellent for Durham, Beamish and surrounding area. All in all, a very nice 3 days spent there.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Mrs Vicky M
TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

Thanks for taking time to review Bancroft apartment were pleased your stay with us was good for your family, kind regards, Maxine & Tony.

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Very relaxing stay with the family. Clean modern apartment. The owner was very helpful with advise on places to visit.

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank michaeldP4731BZ
TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback, we appreciate it very much and are glad you enjoyed your stay at Bancroft Apartment, kind regards Maxine & Tony.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Great self catering place for families. Very convenient for accessing Durham. Good park and ride a short drive away and decent family friendly pub just up the road. The apartment is immaculate and really well set out for families. A hidden gem!

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Vacationer690192
TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

We are so glad you had a good family experience with us at Bancroft Apartment, thank you for your kind remarks, your feedback is very important to us, kind regards, Maxine & Tony.

Reviewed 25 April 2017

Comfortable, super-clean and above all, with very welcoming and thoughtful hosts. At the end of our long journey to the Apartment we were met by smiles, "emergency" goodies in the fridge and lots of information on what to see and do. The location is ideal...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank fodoregg
TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Bancroft Apartment and your time in Durham was fun, thank you for your positive comments which help us to keep standards high, kind regards, Maxine & Tony.

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Reviewed 4 July 2016

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Date of stay: June 2016
TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2016

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Reviewed 17 May 2016

We booked this apartment because it was close to Durham, without actually being in it. It is only 11 mins in the bus to get there. The photo's are good, but it is nicer in real life. The place is spotless and everything in the...More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Bob186525
TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2016

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at Bancroft and thank you for honest feedback, kind regards, Maxine & Tony.

Reviewed 1 March 2016

Used Bancroft for a weeks break to visit our daughter in Durham and to meet old friends and explore the NE. Very pleased with the accomodation. It was very well equipped and clean. Looked very new and well maintained. Nice towels and bedding. The welcome...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank Biffo4444
TheWarrens123, VR Owner at Bancroft Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2016

Thank you for your comments we would love to welcome you back and look forward to seeing you in the future. Kind regards Maxine and Tony Warren

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Quite village location with local pub/restaurant, local walks and cycle route into the country side. Bus Routes to Durham City, Chester-Le-Street and Newcastle within walking distance.
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Local bus routes to Durham, Chester-le-Street and Newcastle.
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