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4 star hotel in Durham

You’ll find us just 3 miles away from the A1, 3 miles outside of Durham, and 22 miles from Newcastle. Ideally located for travelling up and down the country, 61 Durham is a great location for your next event, wedding, meeting, or stay. Here’s a few pointers on how best to get to us:

Nearest train station: Durham Station – 15 min drive from hotel

Local taxis: frequently available. If you wish to pre book please call the reception team on 01913 721188

Nearest airports: Newcastle (26 miles) and Durham Tees Valley (32 miles)

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Join the team at 61, Durham and be a part of our exciting journey. A number of roles exist for the right individuals and we encourage you to apply if you’re looking for a career that is challenging and different every day.

We are looking for team players with great communication skills and high attention to detail. Are you ready to start/further your career in hospitality? Check back regularly for our latest vacancies. Use the enquiry form below to apply – we look forward to hearing from you!

Please note that we do not currently have any vacancies available. However we do update this page regularly so keep checking back for future opportunities.


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