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The Avenue Inn

Avenue Street, High Shincliffe, Durham DH1 2PT England
Overview
Avenue Street, High Shincliffe, Durham DH1 2PT England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews sunday lunch the pub cask beers low beams friends who live scampi christmas fayre pleasant surroundings cooked to perfection regular bus service full english beef excellent shower breakfast and evening meal yorkshire pud great place to stay well worth a visit
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Monthly catch up with girlfriends and we try The Avenue Restaurant/Pub. The place is cozy and the night we were in it was packed. I ordered mussels in white wine with garlic sauce (which was spelt muscles on the board). The sauce was well seasoned...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Marla T
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Fantastic value - generous portions. Beef - choice of rare or well done ,mashed potato, roasties, carrot and turnip mashed, broccoli, cauliflower and carrots. Yorkshire pud. Piping hot . Lovely gravy. Lots of alternatives - pork, chicken etc and specials "on the board" Recommended you...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

Went there last Saturday with family & friends for anniversary meals. The bread & oils was amazing, honest the best I have ever tasted. However if I had thought that the main meal was going to be disgusting I would have eaten more of the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Ann C
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Had a meal here while meeting some friends who live in Durham and they go regularly. Service friendly and quick, had the fish burger (big bit of battered fish, tasty!), my husband and friends had the pie, which hubby says was the best he had...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Denise S
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in Saturday teatime hoping to get a table and weren’t disappointed. I had the Cajun fajitas which were very tasty and a very generous portion with chips too. My partner had the all day breakfast burger which was massive! Really good food at competitive...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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About
Description
The Avenue has recently refurbished to a very high standard. The Avenue Inn is ideally situated in the beautiful village of High Shincliffe it is the first point of call off the A177m, and just a little over a More mile from the historic city of Durham and only 2 miles from junction 61 on the A1(M) giving easy and quick access to all parts of the region, meaning theres plenty to do and see! The inn is run by a couple Nicola and Alan who are passionate about the Quality food, drink and accommodation they serve, together with creating the right warm & welcoming atmosphere for all, with the highest of service standards...you wont be disappointed! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$90 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham > High Shincliffe
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$90 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > County Durham > Durham > High Shincliffe
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stanleycromo
10 June 2017|
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Response from Niel d | Reviewed this property |
I stayed here specifically for access to the Uni (specially Physics). The bus from the Inn goes just past the edge of the Uni, and it's an easy walk from that stop just after the bus leaves the main roads.
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pinkladie57
2 June 2016|
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Response from derek c | Reviewed this property |
sorry about the late response as I have been on Holiday, no there is no play area
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Linda T
29 June 2015|
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Response from Jim P | Property representative |
Sorry, we do not.
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Room Tips
"I have not stopped in the hotel but if the food is anything to go by it will be spot on"
Z7839EAjohna
10 Jul 2018
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"Try to get a room on the first floor, steep steps up to the second floor."
Ieuan2014
3 Mar 2018
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"Stairs to rooms very steep. Not wheelchair friendly."
allotmentman2015
9 Dec 2017
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"Top room, Number 6...lovely big bathroom!"
Andora-44
4 May 2017
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