Bishop AucklandCopyright Trevor Littlewood

Bishop Auckland not unnaturally offers the Bishop’s Palace round which it grew, and the 800 acre park surrounding it, plus Auckland Castle and Binchester Roman Fort, just two of the many historic attractions in the district... Read More

Bishop Auckland Events

April
Wear Valley Food Festival
September
Bishop Auckland Summer Music Festival

Hotels in Bishop Auckland - 8 places to stay

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The Bridge Inn

The Bridge Inn

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Offering a warm and friendly environment with excellent homemade food and extensive menus, this homely, traditional countryside inn is truly a place for all the family. The Bridge Inn is situated by ... More

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Park Head Hotel

Park Head Country Hotel and Restaurant is situated in the heart of County Durham and offers a warm, friendly welcome and free Wi-Fi in public areas and guestrooms. The spacious and comfortable en suite rooms are ... More | visit website
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The Castle Hotel

Situated within a few yards of the historic Auckland Castle, in the centre of Market Town in Bishop Auckland, The Castle Bar Hotel features a bar and free Wi-Fi. Durham is a 21-minute drive away. Spread ... More | visit website

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