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Popular hotels in Durham, England

Discover well-known properties in Durham, England that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 362 hotels in Durham, England and price data was last updated on 23 April 2024. The average price for a hotel in Durham, England is £105/night.
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Ropery Lane, Durham, United Kingdom
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.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.4
Excellent
3627 reviews
Location
5.5 mi from city centre
Sedgefield, Durham, En, Ts21 2Eh, Gb, Durham, United Kingdom
Hardwick Hall Hotel provides 4-star accommodation in Sedgefield. It offers free Wi-Fi, a Jacuzzi and 24-hour room service.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.3
Excellent
1221 reviews
Location
9.5 mi from city centre
Metal Bridge, Durham, United Kingdom
The Old Mill Ferryhill offers 4-star accommodation in Ferryhill. The various facilities this modern hotel has to offer include meeting rooms, luggage storage and a 24-hour reception.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
9.0
Excellent
727 reviews
Location
5.1 mi from city centre
Bowburn, Durham, United Kingdom
Located in the countryside, Bowburn Hall Hotel is a short drive from Durham Cathedral and a 40-minute car ride from Newcastle Airport. It is also moments from Bowburn's well-known attractions.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.2
Excellent
1649 reviews
Location
3.6 mi from city centre
Running Waters, Durham, United Kingdom
Three Horseshoes Inn Bowburn is ideally positioned in peaceful surrounds in Bowburn, just a short car ride from Durham Cathedral. It also provides a garden.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
9.0
Excellent
651 reviews
Location
4.0 mi from city centre
Front Street, Durham, United Kingdom
This comfortable guest house in Durham offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a sauna and a Jacuzzi. It also provides luggage storage and a designated smoking area.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
8.8
Excellent
176 reviews
Location
1.6 mi from city centre
Pittington, Durham, United Kingdom
Hallgarth The Manor House Bw Signature Collection By Best Western is located in Pittington and offers free Wi-Fi. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
7.8
Good
1609 reviews
Location
3.7 mi from city centre
84 New Elvet, Durham, United Kingdom
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.
Free Wi-Fi
8.4
Excellent
1710 reviews
Location
0.5 mi from city centre
Durham Road, Durham, 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.
Free Wi-Fi
9.6
Excellent
268 reviews
Location
5.7 mi from city centre
34 Old Elvet, Durham, United Kingdom
OYO The Townhouse is located in Durham and is close to the area's popular attractions. It provides 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
8.8
Excellent
543 reviews
Location
0.6 mi from city centre

Tips for booking hotels in Durham, England

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Durham, England. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 23 April 2024.
Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:September
Average price in Durham:£105/night
Cheapest price found:£34/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
£92 - £140
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
£85 - £138
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top-rated Durham, England hotels

Browse through properties in Durham, England that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 362 properties in Durham, England and data was last updated on 23 April 2024.
Our users rated these hotels as some of the best places to stay in Durham. Make sure to read hotel descriptions and reviews to find the right property right for you.
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The Avenue, Durham, United Kingdom
0.3 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£108
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Waddington Street, Durham, United Kingdom
0.1 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£101
Avg. per night
Freemans Place Walkergate, Durham, United Kingdom
0.4 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£72
Avg. per night
9 Old Elvet, Durham, United Kingdom
0.6 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£107
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Carrville, Durham, United Kingdom
3.0 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
£113
Avg. per night
Frankland Lane, Durham, United Kingdom
0.4 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
£109
Avg. per night
Old Elvet, Durham, United Kingdom
0.5 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£100
Avg. per night

Cheapest hotels in Durham, England

Discover affordable stays in Durham, England that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Durham, England can be found for as low as £38 per night. There is currently one property in Durham, England that can be booked for this price. The Queens Head is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Durham, England. Price data was last updated on 23 April 2024
These are the lowest prices we've found on hotels in Durham at the moment. As prices can vary by date, change the dates if you're flexible to compare rates.
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2 Sherburn Road, Durham, United Kingdom
1.1 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
£38
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Black Boy Road, Durham, United Kingdom
5.1 mi from city centre
Parking
£40
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High Street North, Durham, United Kingdom
1.9 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£44
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Station Lane, Gilesgate, Durham, United Kingdom
0.9 mi from city centre
£49
Avg. per night
Roadchef Motorway Service Area A1M Motorway Durham Durham, Durham, Durham, United Kingdom
4.1 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£59
Avg. per night
1 Commercial Street, Durham, United Kingdom
6.0 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£60
Avg. per night
Croxdale Bridge, Durham, United Kingdom
2.7 mi from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£65
Avg. per night
Eden Terrace 1, Durham, United Kingdom
2.0 mi from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
Parking
£69
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Durham, England

Get a sense of the average price and most popular properties to stay in Durham to help you budget for your trip accordingly. Hotels that are booked the most in each class receive the “Most popular” badge. Hotels with the “Best value” badge are the most popular hotels in Durham at attractive prices. Price data was last updated on 23 April 2024.
Some of the best options for booking a hotel in Durham categorised by hotel class. We've highlighted the most popular properties according to our users as well as the best value within each hotel class.
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Roadchef Motorway Service Area A1M Motorway Durham Durham, Durham, Durham, United Kingdom
2 Sherburn Road, Durham, United Kingdom
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3 stars
Station Lane, Gilesgate, Durham, United Kingdom
Eden Terrace 1, Durham, United Kingdom
High Street North, Durham, United Kingdom

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Where to stay in Durham, England

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Durham to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 23 April 2024.
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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

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Durham to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 23 April 2024.
  • What are the best hotels in Durham?

    Travelodge Durham is a very popular hotel in Durham, with a score of 8.9 from 36 reviews. Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf And Spa (8.1 from 3,144 reviews) and Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham (8.2 from 6,032 reviews) are also highly rated Durham hotels based on recent feedback from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel near Durham University?

    A good hotel close to Durham University is Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham (rated 8.2/10 from 6,032 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in Durham near Palace Green?

    For a good hotel near to Palace Green, consider Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham - it is rated 8.2/10 from 6,032 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Durham Cathedral?

    6,032 HotelsCombined reviews of Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham score it 8.2/10, making it a highly recommended hotel near Durham Cathedral.

  • How much do hotels in Durham cost?

    Searches in the last 72 hours suggest an average price of around £129/night is normal for a hotel in Durham.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Durham?

    £38 per night is the cheapest Durham hotel price found in our data from the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a hotel in Durham tonight?

    Durham hotels start at £42 for tonight; however, the average price of accommodation is about £106. Many 4-star stays can be found in Durham tonight, with prices starting at £83. These prices were found on HotelsCombined within the last 72 hours.

  • What are the most popular landmarks to visit in Durham?

    The top three landmarks in Durham are:-Durham University, which you can visit while staying in Durham-Palace Green, which you can visit while staying in Durham-Durham Cathedral, which you can visit while staying in Durham

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