The Saxon Inn

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Saxon Green, Bishop Auckland, DL14 7SY, United Kingdom
5.0 out of 5 rating 10 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0
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 12.8 mi (20.6 km) from Durham University and 14.3 mi (23 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 - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Spennymoor Leisure Centre - 12 km / 7.4 mi
Jubilee Park - 12.2 km / 7.6 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
Hardwick Park - 19.3 km / 12 mi
Sedgefield Racecourse - 19.8 km / 12.3 mi

The nearest airports are:
Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.) - 68.2 km / 42.3 mi
Durham (MME-Tees Valley) - 35.2 km / 21.9 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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this 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
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Terrace
  • -Bar/lounge - 1
  • -Restaurant - 1
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no