Stylishly historic hotel located within easy reach of road and rail links
Situated on the High Street, the Danum Hotel Doncaster is conveniently positioned for those travellers arriving into the South Yorkshire town by road or rail. The town’s main railway is just a few minutes’ walk away whilst both the A1(M) and M18 are readily accessible.
Housed in a large Edwardian building, the 3-star property has an air of splendour about it whilst the interior features a number of modern amenities. Each of the hotel’s 64 spacious bedrooms includes en-suite bathroom facilities as well as a widescreen television and complimentary internet access. Other features include tea and coffee making facilities, telephone, hairdryer, and iron and ironing board.
Included within the 100-year-old hotel are also a number of suites, including a bridal suite. These feature a number of additional amenities including lounge space, work desk, CD player, and mini-bar. One particular suite also includes a Jacuzzi.
DN One, the hotel’s restaurant, serves food throughout the day, including breakfast in the morning. Its evening menu features a number of traditional dishes that focus on some of Yorkshire’s finest ingredients. Plans are underway to convert the bar area of the restaurant into a nightclub style venue on weekend nights.
As well as catering for leisure tourists, the hotel also features a number of rooms and packages suitable for those looking for a location for business meetings and events. Packages are available on a room only basis or including accommodation and dining for delegates. The hotel also serves as a wedding venue.
For leisure guests, the Danum Hotel Doncaster offers access to activities and attractions not only in the town itself but also across Yorkshire. Across the city visitors can indulge themselves in the urban/rural feel of the city. Made up of both buildings and countryside, the town is a fine example of Yorkshire.
The town features a number of historical buildings and features, some of which date back to Roman times. The twelfth century Conisborough Castle, run by English Heritage, is open to the public and makes for an enjoyable afternoon out. Doncaster Minster is also a stunning example of intricate architecture.
A little more up-to-date, the Doncaster Dome is an entertainment complex that offers everything from concerts to sporting events. It includes the UK’s first ever split level ice rink. Doncaster Racecourse is also a popular destination, hosting both National Hunt and flat races.
Within a comfortable distance of the city of Sheffield, the largest settlement in South Yorkshire, visitors can depart Doncaster for a day to visit the city that is full of entertainment and attractions.
One of the most popular destinations for visitors to the city is the Meadowhall shopping centre. Here a large number of UK stores are housed under one roof, giving the serious shopper more than enough commercial spacing to keep them busy for more than a short while.
Within the city, visitors can enjoy a number of sporting venues, theatres, museums, and historic buildings. Any of these should prove a worthwhile visit for guests at the Danum Hotel Doncaster.