The Saxon Inn

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Saxon Green, Bishop Auckland, DL14 7SY, United Kingdom
4.3 out of 5 rating 18 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.3
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 13.5 mi (21.7 km) from Durham University and 14.7 mi (23.6 km) from Durham Cathedral.


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
Auckland Castle - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Heritage Park Stadium - 4.3 km / 2.6 mi
Low Barns Visitor Centre - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Bishop Auckland Golf Club - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Binchester Roman Fort - 5 km / 3.1 mi
National Railway Museum at Shildon - 9.2 km / 5.7 mi
Windlestone Hall Country Park - 9.3 km / 5.8 mi
Spennymoor Leisure Centre - 12 km / 7.4 mi
Jubilee Park - 12.2 km / 7.6 mi
Whitworth Hall Country Park - 13 km / 8.1 mi
Raby Castle - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Brancepeth Castle Golf Club - 14.7 km / 9.1 mi
Hamsterley Forest - 14.9 km / 9.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Newcastle Intl. Airport (NCL) - 68.2 km / 42.3 mi
Durham (MME-Teesside Intl.) - 31.6 km / 19.6 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 may be 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.

    Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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
  • -Garden
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Terrace
  • -Bar/lounge - 1
  • -Restaurant - 1
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no