The Bridge

40 North RoadDH1 4SEDurhamUnited Kingdom
Bed & Breakfast
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About The Bridge

Situated in the centre of Durham city, the Bridge Hotel offers home cooked meals and a range of drinks.

Accommodation consists of non-smoking rooms. All come with en-suite bathrooms, a television and tea and coffee making facilities.

The hotel pub offers regular quiz nights. Thursday nights are steak nights and a hearty Sunday lunch is served every week.

Breakfast is included in the room rate and is a traditional English fry up or continental. Guests can also choose other options from a menu, which offers other options such as a vegetarian breakfast, eggs, cereals and pancakes.

The hotel is convenient to transport and it takes around five minutes on foot to reach both the bus and train stations. Durham Camra Beer Trail takes in twenty-three of the town’s real ale pubs and begins in a location five minutes walk away.


40 North Road, DH1 4SE, Durham, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1913)868090 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 13:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Great Home Cooked Food.

Former guests are most positive about the range of high quality home-cooked food on offer in this hotel. Not only is the food excellent, with plenty of choice, it also is very good value for money. The Sunday lunch in particular is a favourite not only wi

A Friendly Atmosphere.

Staff are very friendly and welcoming and go out of their way to help guests. Their attentiveness and friendliness combine to give both the hotel and pub below a warm, relaxed atmosphere. Overall, the place feels as if it is run very efficiently.

Convenient to Transport.

Durham city is packed full of heritage sights and attractions, including Durham Cathedral and Castle. Accessing Durham from the hotel is extremely easy with the train and bus just a five-minute walk away. Alternatively, Durham’s historic centre takes arou

Negative Reviews

Basic Accommodation.

The vast majority of visitors to this accommodation have had positive experiences. Those requiring luxury accommodation with all mod cons and five star touches may find the hotel too basic for their needs.

Street-Facing Rooms can be Noisy.

As the hotel is located away from the city centre it is, on the whole, quiet. However, street-facing rooms can suffer from the small amount of exterior sounds. There is also the pub beneath the rooms, which can cause extra noise, but this closes early, at

Breakfasts were Not as Advertised.

Those intending to visit may see reviews complaining about the breakfast on offer. Formerly the hotel advertised a full English breakfast, but instead served a continental breakfast, causing disappointment. This issue appears to be resolved now, with rece

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 477 reviews across the web
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8.2 out of 10 based on 477 reviews