Hotels in Durham, England

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Durham, England, United Kingdom
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Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf And Spa
7.9 Good
Carrville, Durham, United Kingdom
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3.0 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 2,278 reviews
7.9

Boasting a sauna, an outdoor pool and a Jacuzzi, Ramside Hall Hotel Golf & Spa is situated in Durham and provides comfortable accommodation. There is also a fitness centre with a swimming pool.

Premier Inn Durham City Centre
Freemans Place, Durham dh1 1sq, Durham, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

The hotel is located in Durham and offers easy access to Durham Castle. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.

The City
8.2 Excellent
84 New Elvet, Durham, United Kingdom
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0.5 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 935 reviews
8.2

The inn is situated in Durham and is a short walk from Durham Bus Station. It is close to Palace Green, shops and nightlife options.

Travelodge Durham
8.7 Excellent
Station Lane, Gilesgate, Durham, United Kingdom
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0.9 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 58 reviews
8.7

Travelodge Durham is a comfortable base when visiting Durham and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, a 24-hour reception and room service.

Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham
8.0 Excellent
Frankland Lane, Durham, United Kingdom
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0.4 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 4,042 reviews
8.0

The hotel offers chic accommodation in Durham and is within a 10-minute walk of Durham Bus Station. It provides 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Lumley Castle Hotel
8.2 Excellent
Ropery Lane, Durham, United Kingdom
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5.5 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 2,320 reviews
8.2

Lumley Castle Hotel provides a unique setting while in Chester le Street. Guests can also admire views of Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground while enjoying free wireless internet.

Days Inn by Wyndham Durham
7.0 Good
Roadchef Motorway Service, Durham, United Kingdom
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4.1 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 1,350 reviews
7.0

Days Inn Durham is ideally placed in a peaceful setting in Bowburn, a short car ride from Durham and Newcastle. It is ideally positioned for those wishing to visit local attractions.

Hardwick Hall Hotel
8.2 Excellent
Sedgefield, Durham, En, Ts21 2Eh, Gb, Durham, United Kingdom
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9.5 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 945 reviews
8.2

Hardwick Hall Hotel provides 4-star accommodation in Sedgefield. It offers free Wi-Fi, a Jacuzzi and 24-hour room service.

Bannatyne Hotel Durham
7.8 Good
Eden Terrace 1, Durham, United Kingdom
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2.0 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 
GoodBased on 1,612 reviews
7.8

Bannatyne Hotel Durham is situated in Durham and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also offers a sauna, an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

The Queens Head
9.3 Excellent
2 Sherburn Road, Durham, United Kingdom
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1.1 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 
ExcellentBased on 5 reviews
9.3

The Queens Head Durham provides a Victorian setting when in Durham. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:November
Average price in Durham:$121/night
Cheapest price found:$41/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Friday
$42 - $164
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$77 - $143
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Top Rated Durham, England hotels

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The Kingslodge Inn - The Inn Collection Group
8.3 Excellent
Waddington Street, Durham, United Kingdom
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0.1 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

Located less than a 10-minute stroll from Durham Bus Station, The Kings Lodge Inn offers guests a convenient base when visiting Durham. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a designated smoking area and luggage storage.

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Forty Winks Guest House & Residence
40 South Street, Durham, United Kingdom
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0.3 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

Located within a 10-minute walk of Durham Bus Station, Forty Winks Guest House & Residence is an ideal base when visiting Durham. It is moments from Durham Cathedral, restaurants and nightlife options.

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The Pub and Kitchen Brandon Village
8.7 Excellent
8 Brandon Village Allington, Durham, United Kingdom
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2.7 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

Bay Horse Brandon provides a traditional setting when in Durham. It also offers a ticket service, a tour desk and meeting rooms.

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Hotel Indigo Durham
8.8 Excellent
9 Old Elvet, Durham, United Kingdom
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0.6 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

Hotel Indigo - Durham is located in Durham and offers free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to visit local attractions.

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Delta Hotels by Marriott Durham Royal County
8.1 Excellent
Old Elvet, Durham, United Kingdom
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0.5 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

Providing a convenient base for those wanting to enjoy Durham's vibrant nightlife, the hotel features a 24-hour reception and views of Durham Cathedral. It offers 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Cheapest hotels in Durham, England

The Old Post Office, Lanchester
9.4 Excellent
27 Front Street, Durham, United Kingdom
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7.1 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

The Old Post Office Lanchester is ideally positioned in a peaceful setting in Lanchester, a short car ride from Durham and Gateshead. It also provides luggage storage, a library and meeting rooms.

$102
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La Spada Boutique Hotel
4.0 Okay
62-64 Front Street, Durham, United Kingdom
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2.0 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

OYO La Spada Boutique Hotel is located in Durham and offers guests free Wi-Fi. The numerous facilities this traditional hotel features include limited hours room service, a roof garden and luggage storage.

$110
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Bridge Hotel Durham
39-40 North Road, Durham, United Kingdom
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0.1 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

The hotel is located amongst Durham's well-known nightlife destinations, just a short stroll from Durham Bus Station.

$116
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Moor End House Bed & Breakfast
9.8 Excellent
7-8 Moor End Terrace, Durham, United Kingdom
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2.2 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

Situated in Durham, Moor End Guest House is within walking distance of Carrville and features outdoor tennis courts. It is ideally located for those wishing to visit local attractions.

$119
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Burnhopeside Hall
9.6 Excellent
Durham Road, Durham, United Kingdom
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5.7 mi from city centre, Durham, ENG, United Kingdom 

Burnhopeside Hall is ideally placed in a peaceful setting in Lanchester, just a short car ride from Durham and Gateshead. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

$139
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Where to stay in Durham, England

About Durham, England

Renowned for its fine Norman Castle and striking Romanesque church, Durham is a charismatic university city along the River Wear. Boasting more than 600 listed buildings within its historic centre, it’s also home to the long-established Durham Indoor Market.

Things to do in Durham

Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the 11th-century Durham Cathedral is considered one of the finest Romanesque cathedrals in Europe. Witness the Cuthbert of Lindisfarne shrine and treasures and the remains of renowned monk Venerable Bede, then soak up the views across Durham and the surrounding countryside from the 66-metre-high tower.

Durham Castle is another highlight of the UNESCO-listed cityscape and was established to project the power of the Normans following their conquest in 1066. Join a lively guided tour by one of the resident students, with the castle keep boasting the oldest student accommodation in the world.

Spend an afternoon wandering around Durham University’s beautiful Botanic Garden, which is nestled amidst mature woodlands on the outskirts of the city. Explore the alpine garden, bamboo grove and picturesque wildflower meadow, then visit the glasshouses where tropical species, cacti and an impressive collection of bugs and insects are on display.

Don’t miss the Victorian-era Durham Indoor Market, which is adorned with a giant mural depicting the city of Durham. It’s clustered with more than 50 stallholders selling everything from fresh vegetables to meats, tobacco and traditional sweets. Time your visit for the market’s annual food and Christmas festivals.

Getting around Durham

Newcastle International Airport is a 30-minute drive north of Durham and is just over three hours by train from London. Buses travel throughout Durham and many of the sights are within easy walking distance of the main train station.

Facts about staying in Durham, England

  • What are the best hotels on Front Street in Durham?

    Front street lies in the North-Eastern part of England. This region hosts warm and welcoming locals, making it a favorite spot for seasoned cultural travelers. There are several fish and chip shops and late-night pubs as locals love a cold drink after enjoying a plate of a local dish. What’s more, Front Streets hosts luxurious but budget-friendly and cheap hotels in Durham such as OYO La Spada Boutique Hotel and Old Post Office Hotels. These hotels are well equipped with several facilities to ensure you enjoy every minute of your stay. For example, the OYO La Spada Boutique Hotel has soundproof rooms, ample free parking space, a luggage storage area, and outdoor furniture. If you’d wish to visit some of the local sites, these hotels neighbor Beamish Museum and Durham Cathedral. Front street is also strategically located near Newcastle Airport. Moving around is also easy as you can use the Transpennine Express train or any 16A, 21, 21S, X20, X21 bus.

  • Are there kid-friendly hotels in Durham?

    While looking for kid-friendly hotels in Durham, you want a place where your kids can partake in outdoor/indoor sports and fun activities. As such, Durham hotels in a relaxed atmosphere with adventure playgrounds, indoor playrooms, clothes-drying facilities, and providing children’s meals are ideal choices. Such family-friendly hotels in Durham include Thomas Wright House. It’s pocket-friendly and is furnished with family rooms, equipped with a kids' outdoor play playground, large flat screens with children’s television network, a dining area, and rooms with cribs. The hotel also provides packed meals and special diet meals on request. You also want to book a Durham hotel that is easily accessible and near tourist attractions, like the Rockliffe Hall Hotel Golf Spa, which is surrounded by attractions such as Beamish Museum, Baby Castle, and Walworth Birds of Prey—and Moor End Guest House, located near Durham Castle might be better options.

  • How do I find a peaceful and quiet hotel in Durham?

    If you are on a relaxing vacation and need a place to escape and unwind, book hotels in Durham. Here you’ll find hotels such as Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel that sits on massive land sounded by woodland. Although the hotel is in a serene, isolated environment in the countryside, it’s a few minutes’ drive from A68, J58, and the A1(M), has access to Wi-Fi, the rooms are furnished with modern features, and is equipped with bars, restaurants, free on-site parking, and electric car charging stations. Another good example is Ramside Hall Hotel Golf & Spa. Here, you’ll enjoy a modern bathroom finished with a free-standing copper bath, treehouses, and an expansive view of deep flora across the hotel’s golf course. Beamish Museum, Binchester Roman Fort, WWT, and Durham Ghost Walks are a few of tourist attractions that you can explore during your stay in Durham.

  • What neighborhoods in Durham have the best restaurants?

    Gilesgate is a serene neighborhood just outside the east of Durham. Here, you’ll find several hotels offering a wide array of delicious Italian, Mexican, Asian, Seafood, and an assortment of exotic cuisines. It’s home to famous hotels such as Gilesgate Moor Hotel, Lumley Castle Hotel, and Queens Head Inn & Restaurant. Beamish Museum, Binchester Roman Fort, WWT, and Durham Ghost Walks are among tourist attractions found within a short distance from your hotel in Gilesgate. East Durham is another neighborhood with the best restaurants. Being the biggest neighborhood in Durham, East Durham is home to many hotels and attraction sites. After a fun-filled trip in places such as Seaham Treasure Hunt Trail, Bernard Castle, Adventure Valley, TopGear Karting, and Infinite Air Trampoline, you and your family or friends can enjoy your favorite meals in hotels such as Durham Marriott Hotel, Premier Inn Durham East Hotel, The Highfield Hotel, Weston Hall Hotel, Coombe Abbey Hotel among others where you’ll enjoy 4+ star services, free Wi-Fi, lots of on-site parking space, hot tub, and indoor swimming pools.

  • What are the best hotels in Durham?

    One of the most popular hotels in Durham is Travelodge Durham, which has been reviewed by 58 users and currently has a rating of 8.7/10. Other top-rated locations include Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf And Spa and Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham, which have received 7.9/10 and 8.0/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • What is a good hotel near Durham Cathedral?

    A good hotel close to Durham Cathedral is Travelodge Durham (rated 8.7/10 from 58 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in Durham near Durham University?

    For a good hotel near to Durham University, consider Travelodge Durham - it is rated 8.7/10 from 58 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Durham Castle?

    Close to Durham Castle you will find Travelodge Durham, which has a rating of 8.7 over 58 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Durham cost?

    $118/night is the average price of a hotel in Durham, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 3 days. For 4-star hotels in Durham, the average price found is $147/night, and for 5-star hotels the average price is $165/night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Durham?

    HotelsCombined searches in the last 3 days suggest cheap Durham hotels have prices starting from as low as $33/night, depending on the popularity of your requested dates. For stays from Feb 10 to Feb 12 in Durham, the lowest price found was $69/night.

  • How much is a hotel in Durham tonight?

    Users have found prices for hotels in Durham tonight starting as low as $55, rising to an average cost of $120, based on searches in the last 72 hours. Prices start from $81 for a 4-star hotel in Durham for tonight.

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