Situated on the banks of the River Wear, the Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County offers sensational views of England's famous Durham Castle and Cathedral. Our upscale hotel, part of which dates back to the 17th century, offers modern amenities while preserving historic charm and exquisite features such as antiques and original prints. Known for event facilities and catering services, we offer unique meeting space for conferences or intimate gatherings and certified event planners to make your event memorable. Our elegantly furnished guest rooms feature a dedicated workspace, mini-bar, hair dryer, adjustable climate control, and high-speed Internet service. After a long day, swim in our indoor pool, work out in our fitness centre, or have a cocktail or coffee at the Durham Bar. And when you're ready to dine, enjoy regional and international cuisine in the County Restaurant or Cruz Brasserie. At the Durham Marriott, one of the most desirable hotels in north east England, you won't be disappointed.