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The Saxon Inn is delighted to be able to offer so many great dishes made from local produce on our extensive menu available 7 days a week.


Discover our newly built luxury bedrooms that offer comfortable en suite accommodation perfect for your visit to Escomb and Durham. 


Enjoying a relaxing drink from our a great selection of ales, lagers, spirits and soft drinks enjoyed by locals and residents alike. 

The Saxon Inn | Hotel, Bar and Restaurant in Bishop Auckland

Situated in the delightful village of Escomb, overlooking the famous Saxon Church in the heart of Wear Valley, this 18th century inn offers a pub, dining areas, eleven en-suite rooms and outdoor seating looking out towards the church and hills beyond. Our aim is simple. To provide great beer, good food and company along with lovely, clean and comfy rooms. But more than that, you’ll be made to feel welcome from the moment you arrive

Saxon Inn