About the Victoria Inn

A frequently changing guest from a brewer such as Big Lamp, Hadrian, Hexhamshire or Durham Brewery on handpump, around 40 Malts and a remarkable collection of over 30 Irish Whiskies . . . and you get a good hearty breakfast in the dining room

The Good Pub Guide

A family run Victorian Inn with a traditional friendly atmosphere, where you will find open coal fires, just like stepping back in time . . . with no jukebox, no music and no pool table.

We are situated within a 5 minute walk to Durham Cathedral, Durham Castle, the City Centre and a 15 minute walk from Durham Railway Station.

Voted by "The Independent" newspaper one of the best 50 B&Bs in the country.

Voted as CAMRA Pub of the Year 2019/20.

The Victoria Inn has a Silver Star Listing on CAMRA's (Campaign for Real Ale) Inventory, where its listed interior it remains one of the best adverts anywhere for a friendly, unspoilt, thriving cask pub.

In addition to the pub, we provide Bed & Breakfast accommodation.

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Great pride is taken in the congenial atmosphere and cracking ale.  Three open fires and a rear snug create a cosy atmosphere . . . just brilliant.

The Good Beer Guide

Why not come along and sample some of the finest ales and whiskys that Durham has to offer!

"Durham's Most Original Pub"