Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
A peaceful and picturesque 5-star apartment awaits you on the banks of the River Wear next to Elvet Bridge in Durham City Centre. Stroll down to the river, explore the beautiful city, enjoying the abundance of attractions consisting of a variety of bars, pubs, restaurants and shops.
This luxury apartment is a newly converted historic building located in the heart of Durham City featuring French doors opening onto a large deck overlooking the river Wear and infamous Elvet Bridge. With so many local attractions dominating tourism, this one level apartment offers an atmosphere of serenity where you can even spend an afternoon curled up with a good book in the cosy lounge enjoying the view from the deck whilst you sip your tea (or perhaps wine) contemplating where to venture next. Durham City offers a wide range of activities for those who are looking to enrich their cultural knowledge or indulge in relaxation.
The ground floor has a fully secured door with a remote electronic lock. An internal hallway leads to a secure underground car park with an allocated parking bay for cars and bikes, accessible via a lift or stairs. The main living area consists of a lounge and dining table complete with LCD TV and WiFi (16mb) internet access. The kitchen is fully equipped with integral appliances including a washer / drier and waste disposal unit. The ground floor has a toilet and wooded floors throughout.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Newcaslte or Durham Tees Valley, Nearest railway: Durham Darlington|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking, Lift access|
Northern England region
The luxury two bedroomed apartment is located on one level of the ground floor for accessibility. The ground floor provides open plan living, with French doors overlooking a decking area to the river Wear where you can listen to the Cathedral bells and watch the rowing boats go by.
The apartment has two double bedrooms with a King Size bed in the Master and double in the second bedroom with Egyptian Cotton linen. The bathrooms are also on the ground floor, the en-suite and family bathroom both have showers, fluffy towels and complimentary toiletries along with shaving points. There is also a W.C. and wash basin. In the hallway you will find ample storage space along with a coat stand and complimentary umbrellas.
The modern kitchen is equipped with all you require to make your stay enjoyable and relaxing, with everything from crockery and glasses to casserole dishes and baking trays so you may enjoy eating in or out. We can also offer breakfast and other goodies as optional extras.
The City of Durham is a World Heritage Site and the Cathedral is a must see along with many other historical buildings and places of interest. The bars and restaurants will not disappoint as there is something for everyone, whatever your budget will allow.
We will be happy to offer guidance and advice for any of our guests.
There is a general dealers with off licence within 2 minutes of your front door and a leisure club with gym and indoor swimming pool just over the road. The railway and bus stations are within easy walking distance and Durham's impressive Gala Theatre complex is just round the corner. The Cathedral, Castle and University are a 10-minute walk away and the lovely boutique shops, restaurants and bars are within 5- minutes from the apartment.
The apartment benefits from a beautiful riverside setting, however please be aware that we are located within the city centre and close to the Cathedral, therefore subject to some external noise from the Cathedral bells, restaurants, bars and emergency vehicles.
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