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At Premier Inn Durham (Newton Aycliffe) you'll be in prime position to explore the best of the north east. Located in a quiet town with rural views, you can still zip into Durham or off to Middlesbrough and Newcastle. Key business destinations like Aycliffe Business Park are close by too. Visit Durham Cathedral and the Castle, take a trip through time at Beamish Open Air Museum or Shildon Railway Museum, get behind the wheel with a driving experience at Croft Circuit or watch how the pros do it on race day. And when you're ready to slow down, head back to the restaurant and a great night's sleep in an extra-comfy bed.

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Premier Inn Durham (Newton Aycliffe)
Ricknall Lane, Great North Road, NEWTON AYCLIFFE, DL5 6JG

Features

Rooms
  • En-suite rooms: 44
  • Family rooms: 0
  • Free TV
  • WiFi available
Children
  • Children welcome
Opening Times
  • Open all year

About The area

Discover County Durham

County Durham reaches halfway across England, from the North Pennines in the west, to the sea in the east. Much of it is very sparsely inhabited, and is naturally beautiful; a mix of rolling hills, monumental valleys, lush farmland and unforgiving moors. It’s strong on industrial heritage as well, and remnants of the now all-but-vanished mining industry are everywhere.

The City of Durham has a magnificent Cathedral which can be traced back to the establishment of a church in the 10thcentury as the final resting place of the miraculous remains of Saint Cuthbert. The Cathedral, alongside the city’s Castle (an 11th-century structure that now houses University College), were created a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1986. The area’s mining past is fully documented at the Durham Mining Museum; an amazing resource. Bishop Auckland is the other major settlement, and for centuries was run almost as an independent state by the powerful Bishops of Durham. These days it is still a bustling town with plenty of shops, historical interest and events like the annual food festival. The coastal town of Peterlee is unusual; it was set up as a new town to house Durham miners after WW2. 

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