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Where to stay in Durham

What's Durham like?

Durham is a friendly locale distinct for its historical sites and cathedral. Learn about the local heritage of Durham at top landmarks like Durham Castle and Durham Cathedral. Popular sights in the surrounding area include Washington Old Hall and Beamish Open Air Museum.

Where are the best places to stay in Durham?

Here are our travelers' top 5 places to stay in Durham:

Burnhopeside Hall

Upscale B&B
  • • Free parking • Free WiFi • Terrace • Garden • Central location

The Old Post Office

Upscale B&B
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Terrace • Central location

Forty Winks Guest House & Residence

City-center guesthouse within walking distance of Durham Cathedral
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Central location

Hotel Indigo Durham

Upscale hotel within walking distance of Durham Castle
  • • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Bar • 24-hour front desk • Central location

High View Guest House

2-star guesthouse
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Garden

What types of hotels are available in Durham?

We have 134 Durham accommodations with prices starting at AUD 18. Choose one of our 786 deals and get discounts of up to 40%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Durham and the surrounding area:

  • • 6 5-star accommodations from AUD 128 per night
  • • 167 4-star accommodations from AUD 73 per night
  • • 162 3-star accommodations from AUD 52 per night
  • • 18 2-star accommodations from AUD 29 per night

How to Get to Durham

What are the closest airports to Durham?

  • • Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), 18.8 mi (30.2 km) from central Durham
  • • Durham (MME-Tees Valley), 19.2 mi (30.9 km) from central Durham

Things to See and Do in Durham

What is there to see in Durham?

  • • Durham Castle
  • • Durham Cathedral
  • • Durham University
  • • Crook Hall and Gardens
  • • St. Nicholas Church

What is there to do in Durham?

  • • Gala Theatre Durham
  • • Oriental Museum
  • • Adventure Valley
  • • Durham Indoor Market
  • • Durham World Heritage Site Visitor Centre

Other Popular Durham Attractions

  • • Durham Botanic Garden
  • • Palace Green
  • • Palace Green Library
  • • Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
  • • Old Fulling Mill Museum of Archaeology

When is the best time to visit Durham?

  • • Hottest months: July, August, June, September (average 66°F)
  • • Coldest months: January, December, February, March (average 36°F)
  • • Rainiest months: December, January, November, and October (average 2.50 inches of rainfall)

Durham travel guides

Durham Travel Guides