Welcome to Delta Hotels Durham Royal County

Experience a new stay in Durham's original hotel

Become part of the unique story of the Delta Hotels by Marriott Durham Royal County which first opened its doors in 1815 and, to this day, sits proudly at the heart of this vibrant city. We extend our signature warm Northern Welcome to you and invite you to discover Durham with us. Our bedrooms are modern and refurbished, many with breath-taking views of the River Wear, Durham Castle and Cathedral, offering style, comfort and inspiration at every turn. With our enviable location in the city centre, you can explore the captivating and historic city of Durham which sits right on our doorstep. We are steak experts passionate about seasonality and using the freshest produce and we offer craft beers and creative cocktails in our Cast Iron Bar & Grill. We serve up sustainable, artisan coffee and laid-back vibes in Paddy & Scott's coffee shop and our outdoor Terrace is the perfect place to spend warm sunny days and nights. More than a place to stay, this is where locals and visitors alike connect and celebrate.

Transforming spaces for a streamlined experience
We’re part of the Delta Hotels by Marriott transformation in the UK. We bring you details that truly matter when you stay with us. We make them perfect, leaving you with a streamlined travel experience. Free Wifi. Modern guest rooms. Smart service and delicious food.
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Rooms & Suites

Marriott Bonvoy and Disney’s Wish
We’ve teamed up with Disney to offer enchanting staycations, a whimsical afternoon tea, and dazzling decor to delight the whole family. Catch Disney's WISH in cinemas from the 24th of November and explore Marriott Bonvoy's exclusive festive activities this season.
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Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Not Allowed

No pets allowed – Service animals allowed.


On-Site Parking

Hourly: £4

Daily: £11

Off-Site Parking
On street parking at front of hotel and multi storey car park within walking distance. 0.1 Miles
Additional Parking Information
Limited overnight residents parking at £11.00 per vehicle per night. Non-residents at £19.00 per vehicle per night.

At This Hotel

Delta Hotels by Marriott Durham Royal County Fitness Club

Hotel gym and fitness facilities at Delta business hotel



Delta Hotels Durham Royal County

Old Elvet, Durham, England, United Kingdom, DH1 3JN

Tel: +44 191-386-6821
Distance from Property: 24.2 Miles
Phone Number: +44 871-8821121
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Distance from Property: 23.2 Miles
Phone Number: +44 871-2242426
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Bus Station


Train Station


Green Key Award
Green Key Award

Property Details

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards


Property has elevators

Languages spoken by staff:

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +44 191-386-6821

Accessible Hotel Features

Property has elevators

Service Animals are Welcome

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Main Entrance is Accessible

Room and Suites Access through the Interior Corridor

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Bathtub Grab Rails

Closed Caption TV

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Guest Room and Suites Doors Self-Closing

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Viewports in Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Non-slip Grab Rails in the Bathroom

Room Windows Open

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

Secondary Locks on Room Windows

TTY/TTD Compatible

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

Transfer Showers in Guest Rooms

Viewports in Guest Room and Suites Doors


Carbon Footprint: 23 kg per room night

Water Footprint: 289.65 liters per room night

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