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Rainworth, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2014

we stopped here for 3 nts and found the staff very friendly and helpfull.the food is excellent and good beers.the room was a good size and clean.will be going back.this is an old building so you do get a few creeks which adds to the character.

Thank Ian J
Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 22 January 2014

I stayed at the Seven Stars Inn while working in the library at Durham University. The university and city center were within walking distance and as the countryside is gorgeous, walking back and forth is not a hardship. My room was spacious and clean. As some of the other reviews have noted, the staff at the Seven Stars Inn are...

Thank Arkham81
Reviewed 20 January 2014

I went to The Seven Stars with a friend for am evening meal and straight away noticed the new menu. More basic food added but when it came it was to the same standards we have always received. Food very tasty, staff attentive and a nice relaxing night.

Thank Joyce1956
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2014

We visited this pub in November. Lovely location and nice atmosphere inside. Downside is that when we were sitting chatting the main door would open and slam which was quite annoying as did the ladies toilet door. I informed a member of the bar staff that both these doors need fixing and I was abruptly told it was only a...

1Thank Ian S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2013

The staff at Seven Stars Inn was remarkably friendly! Upon arrival, the receptionist showed me to my room and later guided me to the bus stop (a minute away) and helped out with a bus ticket. Breakfast was excellent - with a variety of options available, and as it was a festive season, the sticky toffee pudding post-dinner was an...

Thank ZohaW
Reviewed 20 December 2013

One of the pleasures of returning from France to visit relatives in the North East is that I get to visit this great Hostelry just South of Durham City. Whether it is just to sample the local ales in the bar or enjoy a meal in the restaurant I am never disappointed. Last night I enjoyed their Xmas menu, which...

Thank David P
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 13 December 2013

I was a bit concerned when we arrived because Seven Stars is set between a fork in the road and it is also a pub. These are two sources of noise and I feared sleepless nights. I'm happy to say these fears were groundless. There wasn't much traffic and the clientele of the pub are older and not the noisy...

Thank AndrewHK22
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2013

I would classify this as an inn with rooms. Our room was more like a single room with a double bed squeezed in. Our son had a single room that was not much smaller !! I agree with previous comments about the noisy toilet and plumbing. We stayed here because we were collecting our daughter from the universtiy. It was...

Thank Richard B
Dunbar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2013

Booked for overnight stay read reports that's why booked Arrived to a warm welcome from staff then when being taken to room along a dated wood panelling hall noticed the hall carpet was black and worn not very nice Then when saw bedroom it was so dated probably never touched since seventys it was terrible worse was the toilet syst...

Thank andrew t
Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2013

I made a last minute booking for one night as a stop over before the Great North Run, we arrived late on a Saturday night, very hungry, I did not realise the restaurant was so popular and unfortunately there were no tables available but they did send us in the direction of another pub they own, just down the road...

Thank Jessica B

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Seven Stars Inn is a English country Inn with restaurant located in the picturesque village of Shincliffe, only one and a half miles from the centre of Durham City and Durham University. Originally a coaching Inn dating back to 1724 the Seven Stars Inn is now a friendly, family run restaurant and Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seven Stars Inn

Address: High Street North, Shincliffe DH1 2NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Shincliffe
Price Range: RM276 - RM356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seven Stars Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Seven Stars Hotel Shincliffe
7 Stars Inn
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“Rooms 7 to 9 are more spacious. But room 2 is really snug and perfect for fast overnight stops if you are in Durham on business.”
 of 5 bubbles 871julianw, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All Rooms are cosy !”
 of 5 bubbles Greenwich78, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Wifi very week ... intermittent at best ...Rooms away from the main road (A177 I think) far quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles roberttF1171CC, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Bring ear plugs and hot water bottle. Definitely try the food - it is excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles Looby0770, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Don't know about the rooms but the pie was excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles ashovercouple, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
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