The Old Post Office

The Old Post Office
Bed & Breakfast


27 Front Street, Durham, United Kingdom

ExcellentBased on 102 reviews


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Reviews for The Old Post Office

ExcellentBased on 102 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness10.0
  • Comfort9.9
  • Location9.6
  • Services9.8
  • Staff9.9
  • Value for money9.8
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travelers 

About The Old Post Office

The Old Post Office Lanchester is ideally positioned in a peaceful setting in Lanchester, a short car ride from Durham and Gateshead. It also provides luggage storage, a library and meeting rooms.

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

7.1 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Newcastle upon Tyne

Distance to airport

15.0 mi



4:00 PM


12:00 PM


Free Wi-Fi, Mobile hotspot device, Wi-Fi available in all areas, Internet


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+44 120 752 8420

Amenities at The Old Post Office

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


Wine glasses, ATM on-site, Terrace/Patio, Extra-long beds (> 2 meters), Family rooms, Linens, Towels, Fan, Cribs available, Grill, Fire extinguisher, Gift shop, Seating area, Flat-screen TV, Packed lunches, Free toiletries, Shampoo, Garden view, Shared lounge/TV area, Smoke alarms, Heating, Shower, ...


Hiking, Library, Fishing, Board games/puzzles, Golf, Books, DVDs, music for children, Cycling, Horse riding, Indoor play area, Kids' outdoor play equipment


Shuttle service (free), Ticket service, Fax/photocopying, Mini-market on site, Meeting/Banquet facilities, Special diet menus (on request), Contactless check-in/check-out, Key access, Beauty salon

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Where is The Old Post Office

Getting Around

Newcastle upon Tyne Metrocentre, Tandw9.9 mi
Newcastle Upon Tyne Bus11.1 mi
Newcastle upon Tyne Newcastle, Tandw11.3 mi
Newcastle upon Tyne Newcastle Central (Metro)11.3 mi
Newcastle upon Tyne St James (Newcstle)11.6 mi
Newcastle upon Tyne Manors, Tandw11.8 mi

FAQs when booking at The Old Post Office

  • How close is The Old Post Office to the nearest airport, Newcastle upon Tyne?

    With a distance of 15.0 mi between The Old Post Office and the nearest airport, Newcastle upon Tyne, the drive typically takes about 29min depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to The Old Post Office?

    Taking a taxi or rideshare service from the nearest airport, Newcastle upon Tyne, to your hotel is often the most cost effective transportation solution.

  • What is the The Old Post Office phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +44 120 752 8420 to talk to a The Old Post Office front desk representative.

  • Does The Old Post Office have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Old Post Office has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.