ShildonCopyright David Dixon

The town of Shildon has a place in history thanks to its railway heritage, a past celebrated at the Locomotion museum and the Head of Steam centre... Read More

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Hotels in Shildon - 2 places to stay

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Premier Inn Bishop Auckland (2.04 miles)

Premier Inn Bishop Auckland
Located within easy reach of the A1 and only 15 minutes from National rail links; this Premier Inn is close to Durham city centre, where Durham Castle and Cathedral can be found. The hotel boasts ... More | visit website
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Park Head Hotel (2.26 miles)

Park Head Country Hotel and Restaurant is situated in the heart of County Durham and offers a warm, friendly welcome and free Wi-Fi in public areas and guestrooms. The spacious and comfortable en suite rooms are ... More | visit website
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Parkhead Country Hotel (2.26 miles)

Parkhead Country Hotel
The Park Head Country Hotel and Restaurant is situated in the heart of County Durham and offers a warm friendly welcome at our family owned and run hotel.
Bishop Auckland is a convenient base for reaching ... More | visit website
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The Otter Hotel (2.27 miles)

The Otter Hotel

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Under new ownership from 1st January 2006, the Otter is a popular, friendly, professionally-run hotel. Undergoing refurbishment but almost finished outside will be improved over the ... More

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The Queens Head Hotel (2.46 miles)

The Queens Head Hotel
We offer the highest standards of accommodation, food and service all coupled with a warm and friendly atmosphere. The Queens Head Hotel is located opposite a picturesque market place just 2 minutes from Aukland castle, ... More | visit website
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The Castle Hotel (2.49 miles)

Situated within a few yards of the historic Auckland Castle, in the centre of Market Town in Bishop Auckland, The Castle Bar Hotel features a bar and free Wi-Fi. Durham is a 21-minute drive away. Spread ... More | visit website
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Redworth Hall Hotel (2.68 miles)

Redworth Hall Hotel

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A beautiful Elizabethan hotel standing in 150 acres of peaceful woodland in County Durham.
Barceló Redworth Hall Hotel successfully combines traditional elegance with contemporary style. The grand Jacobean manor house has many ... More

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Manor House Hotel & Country Club (2.91 miles)

Manor House Hotel & Country Club

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A quintessential English Manor House, steeped in history awaits you. The ideal venue for relaxing holidays.
Relaxed, charming and unpretentious are words that describe The Manor ... More

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Bury Guest House (3.59 miles)

Bury Guest House
The Bury Guest House is a family run, recently updated guest house. With TV, freeview, tea and coffee making facilities, bedding and towels in every room. Microwave, Iron etc are available. Free Parking, Free WIFI, ... More | visit website
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Premier Inn Durham (Newton Aycliffe) (3.91 miles)

Ideally located within easy reach of the A1(M). For shops and local amenities this hotel is close to Darlington. Durham city centre is only 9 miles away and for business this hotel is near to ... More | visit website

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