Set in Durham, The Cartologist has a garden, restaurant, bar, and free WiFi throughout the property. The property is around 24 km from Sage Gateshead, 24 km from Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art and 24 km from Stadium of Light. The property is non-smoking and is located 13 km from Beamish Museum. At the hotel, every room is fitted with a desk. The rooms are equipped with a private bathroom with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. At The Cartologist every room includes bed linen and towels. Theatre Royal is 24 km from the accommodation, while Northumbria University is 25 km from the property. The nearest airport is Newcastle International Airport, 37 km from The Cartologist.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)


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Room type
Number of guests
1 double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Vigil
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The staff I encountered were very friendly and helpful.
  • Louise
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Great location , very clean, helpful friendly staff. The beds were very comfy. Good food, shame the room didn’t come with breakfast
  • Andrea
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Hotel all refurbished very nice and very clean.Staff we're friendly.

Hotel surroundings

2 restaurants on site

  • Winter Room
    • Open for
      Brunch • Lunch • Dinner • Cocktail hour
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional • Romantic
  • Summer Room
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Brunch • Lunch
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly

Facilities of The Cartologist
Great facilities! Review score, 8.4

Most popular facilities
  • Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • View
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Living Area
  • Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs £8 per day.
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Carpeted
    • Heating
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules

    The Cartologist takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 15:00 to 21:00


    From 05:00 to 11:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo American Express Cash is not accepted The Cartologist accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    Please inform The Cartologist in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

    This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

    FAQs about The Cartologist

    • The Cartologist is 450 yards from the centre of Durham. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at The Cartologist include:

      • Double

    • Check-in at The Cartologist is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • The Cartologist has 2 restaurants:

      • Winter Room
      • Summer Room

    • The prices at The Cartologist may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • The Cartologist offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):