These days there are so many different varieties of manicures to have, from BIAB, gel and good old acrylics.

But finding a nail technician who is able to suit your needs, whether you want a classic French tip or a funky design can be difficult to choose.

That’s why we have rounded up some of the best nail salons in County Durham, according to their Google reviews – each rating has a minimum of 4.0 stars.

Some of the best nail salons in County Durham

U-NEAK Beauty & Nails

Location: 16, Flexspace Business Units, Lingfield Way, Darlington, DL1 4QZ

Rating: 5/5

This review says: “Amazing!!

“Mikee is so good at what she does, she has so much experience and it shows! My nails are exactly how I wanted them and they came out absolutely perfect.

“This will be my new go-to salon, I can't imagine going anywhere else!”

Tony's Nails & Spa

Location: 105 High Street, Carrville, Durham, DH1 1BQ

Rating: 5/5

A new customer who said they will be returning, wrote: “First time coming here and I can definitely say I will be going back!

“They were all so lovely and kind and my nails looked so good when they finished!

"They always asked to make sure the design was okay and I liked it, couldn’t have asked for a better experience or better nails! Thankyou so much! Can’t wait to be back!”

Durham Nails Express

Location: 90 Claypath, Durham, DH1 1RG

Rating: 4.9/5

This regular user said: “I’ve been coming here once a month for the last 4 months. My nails always last without any chips or flaws. By far my favorite place in Durham.”

Durham Nails

Location: 75 North Road, Durham, DH1 4SQ

Rating: 4.5

One happy visitor posted: “I absolutely love this nail salon, the staff there are amazing and lovely.

“They try the absolute best to achieve the design you want on your nails.

“The design I chose, wasn't the easiest but the kind lady got to work and absolutely smashed it!! they are gorgeous.

“The shape is perfect and exactly what I wanted.”

Lux Nails

Location: 544 Durham Road, Low Fell, Gateshead, NE9 6HX

Rating: 4.9/5

Someone commented: “I had an amazing experience getting a gel manicure at this salon.

“She meticulously shaped my nails and applied the polish with great care.

“The result was a stunning manicure that has lasted for weeks without any chipping or peeling. I'll definitely be back for more!”

Baybay's Nails & Beauty

Location: 678 Durham Road, Low Fell, Gateshead, NE9 6JA

Rating: 4.6/5

This person said: “Efficient. Friendly. I love my nails.”

Meanwhile, another added: “I've been twice now and absolutely loved my nails both times. Definitely recommend.”

CS Nails & Spa

Location: Shopping Centre, 23 Queen Street, Darlington, DL3 6SH

Rating: 5/5

A positive review says: “Undoubtedly one of the top nail salons I've ever visited.

“Throughout my entire treatment, the staff and owner have been incredibly kind and compassionate, and they have been incredibly flexible of all my requirements and wishes.

“I thoroughly enjoyed every second of it, and they pay exquisite attention to detail as well. Best nail salon in Darlington for sure.”