Sniperley Hall , Durham, DH15RA
This is one of a monthly series to showcase hotels, bed and breakfast and other accommodation in Durham City. Sniperley Hall is our pick of the month for July 2015.
Set within its own walled gardens, this beautiful 18th-century house is just 2 miles from the historic center of Durham. With free Wi-Fi and free on site parking, Sniperley Hall is ideally situated for those wanting to explore this remarkable city with cathedral and castle, visit Durham University or the University Hospital of North Durham. Serving a full English breakfast in the morning, made with locally sourced bacon and sausage, and fresh eggs from our own hens. Lighter continental options are also available, with bread, croissants, fresh fruit and yogurt.
The shops and restaurants of the old city can be reached in 5 minutes’ drive. The University of Durham is less than a 10-minute drive away and both Durham New College and the University Hospital of North Durham can be reached in 2 minutes by car.
The center of Newcastle can also be reached in 30 minutes by car, as can the picturesque North Pennines.