The Saxon Inn

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Saxon Green, Bishop Auckland, DL14 7SY, United Kingdom
4.4 out of 5 rating 16 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Saxon Inn in Bishop Auckland, you'll be steps from Escomb Saxon Church and a 5-minute drive from Woodhouse Close Leisure Complex. This 4-star inn is 12.7 mi (20.4 km) from Durham University and 14.2 mi (22.9 km) from Durham Castle.


Stay in one of 9 guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as electric kettles and complimentary bottled water.


Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Inn Restaurant serving guests of The Saxon Inn. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. English breakfasts are served on weekdays from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Escomb Saxon Church - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Woodhouse Close Leisure Complex - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Heritage Park Stadium - 4.3 km / 2.6 mi
Auckland Castle - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Bishop Auckland Golf Club - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Binchester Roman Fort - 6.4 km / 4 mi
National Railway Museum at Shildon - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Low Barns Visitor Centre - 9.7 km / 6 mi
Spennymoor Leisure Centre - 12 km / 7.4 mi
Jubilee Park - 12.3 km / 7.7 mi
Raby Castle - 12.6 km / 7.8 mi
Hamsterley Forest - 14.9 km / 9.2 mi
Brancepeth Castle Golf Club - 15.2 km / 9.4 mi
Hardwick Park - 19.3 km / 12 mi
Mount Oswald Golf Club - 19.5 km / 12.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.) - 68 km / 42.3 mi
Durham (MME-Tees Valley) - 31.3 km / 19.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 11:00 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 10 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Terrace
  • -Bar/lounge - 1
  • -Restaurant - 1
  • -Garden