The Old Post Office

The Old Post Office

27 Front Street, Durham, DH7 0LA, United Kingdom
+44 120 752 8420

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The Old Post Office
Tue 9/21
Wed 9/22
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About The Old Post Office

  • Bed & Breakfast Room
    Enjoy a cozy breakfast in the morning
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
With a stay at The Old Post Office in Durham, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Hall Hill Farm and Empire Theatre. Featured amenities include a computer station and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.

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Wed 9/22
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Amenities at The Old Post Office

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Coffee machine
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Grill
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Hairdryer


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Beauty salon
  • Horse riding


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Soundproofing
  • Bridal suite
  • Carpeted
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Wine glasses
  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Key access
  • Bottle of water
  • Private check-in/check-out

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Kids meals
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Children's high chair


  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Picnic area
  • Garden

Parking and transportation

  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Iron and ironing board

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27 Front Street, Durham, DH7 0LA

What's nearby

  • Diggerland Durnham3.1 mi
  • DLI Museum and Durham Art Gallery7 mi
  • Crook Hall and Gardens7.3 mi
  • The Gates Shopping Centre7.3 mi
  • Durham University Observatory7.3 mi
  • Durham Indoor Market7.4 mi
  • St. Nicholas Church7.4 mi
  • Gala Theatre Durham7.4 mi
  • Durham Castle7.4 mi
  • Durham Cathedral7.4 mi
  • Palace Green7.5 mi
  • Durham Heritage Centre and Museum7.5 mi



Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Old Post Office

  • The Old Post Office is located at 27 Front Street, 7.1 miles from the center of Durham. Diggerland Durnham is the closest landmark to The Old Post Office.

  • Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at The Old Post Office.

  • Yes, The Old Post Office offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, The Old Post Office offers free parking.

  • No, The Old Post Office does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • The Old Post Office is 15 miles from Newcastle upon Tyne. The Old Post Office is 24.8 miles from Darlington Teesside Intl.

  • No, The Old Post Office does not have a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

7.1 mi

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Nearest Airport

Newcastle upon Tyne

Distance to airport

15.0 mi