Holiday rentals in Durham

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House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £82 £100
cottages.com
4.5
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-38%
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Witton Gilbert, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £138 £222
HomeAway
5.0
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-37%
House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Brandon Village, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £61 £97
cottages.com
5.0
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Find a rental meeting your preferences among the 750 great properties from numerous holiday letting websites in Durham. HomeToGo directly highlights top offers by comparing all listed properties.

Recommended holiday lettings in Durham

Rent a holiday home, apartment or cottage in Durham from just £17 per night

Private room ∙ 2 guests
High Shincliffe, Shincliffe, United Kingdom
from £36
Homestay.com
5.0
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Private room ∙ 2 guests
High Shincliffe, Shincliffe, United Kingdom
from £38
Homestay.com
5.0
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £80
HomeAway
5.0
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House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £95
HomeAway
5.0
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Bungalow ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £67
Airbnb
4.5
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £48
Airbnb
5.0
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £185
Booking.com
5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £81
Airbnb
5.0
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £69
Airbnb
5.0
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Recommended pet-friendly holiday lettings

Pet-friendly
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £64
HomeAway
5.0
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Pet-friendly
Apartment ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £156
Airbnb
5.0
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Pet-friendly
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £62
Airbnb
5.0
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Most popular holiday lettings with a fireplace

Fireplace
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £80
HomeAway
4.8
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Fireplace
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £193
Sykes Cottages
4.3
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Fireplace
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £55
HomeAway
5.0
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Best holiday homes with a patio or terrace

Balcony/Patio
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £98
Booking.com
4.7
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Balcony/Patio
House ∙ 2 guests
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £116
Booking.com
4.7
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Balcony/Patio
Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Durham, County Durham, United Kingdom
from £145
Booking.com
4.5
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Durham

  • Internet (629)
  • Kitchen (586)
  • TV (502)
  • Washer (434)
  • No smoking (365)
  • Parking (335)
  • Garden (297)
  • Microwave (241)
  • Pet allowed (181)
  • Dishwasher (177)
  • No pets (138)
  • Fireplace (132)

The Weather in Durham



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Above are the weather conditions for Durham. On average, the warmest month is July. Conversely, January is the coolest month in Durham, with temperatures falling below 2°. The rainiest month is July, while the driest month is September.

Accommodation options in Durham

In Durham, nearly half of the 750 property types in Durham are house rentals, which represent 47.26% of the listed properties. The median size of house rentals in Durham is 114 m², with an average price of £123 a night. Furthermore, the majority of house rentals in Durham are able to accommodate 5 people, which makes Durham a wonderful holiday destination for medium-sized groups and families. If you're searching for another type of accommodation, you could compare some other options, such as apartment rentals, which are the second most typical type of accommodation in Durham. Apartment rentals in Durham are 93 m² on average, with an average price of £128 a night.

Take up a holiday letting in beautiful Durham

With over 1000 years of architecture, you are somewhat spoiled for choice with a holiday letting in the Northern English city of Durham.

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Art & Culture

Art and culture

If you want to learn more about this historic city the Durham Museum and Heritage Centre is well worth checking out. Exhibitions and displays chart the history and development of Durham, going all the way back to how life was during Medieval times. One of its most interesting features is the full scale recreation of a Victorian prison cell, giving you an insight into how people were punished in the 19th Century.

Local Attractions

Excursion destinations in the area

25 miles to the south of Durham is Walworth Castle, one of the most impressive stately homes in the area, which also is home to a falconry centre where you can interact with a variety of birds of prey.

A mere 20 miles to the north of Durham is the city of Newcastle. The region's biggest city, with a strong industrial history, you can enjoy its sights and sounds and get a traditional warm Geordie welcome from its citizens. Situated on the banks of the River Tyne, Newcastle is known for its vibrant nightlife and landmarks such as the Gateshead Millennium Bridge.

Sights & things to do in Durham

The sights of Durham

Durham University Oriental Museum

Located within the world renowned Durham University is this museum brings together tens of thousands of artefacts from Asia and the Far East. The museum is an inexpensive and fascinating day out for all the family.

Durham Cathedral

A UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the world's best examples of Norman architecture, this cathedral offers views of the town from its central tower. With over 1000 years of history, it also houses some of the oldest sets of printed books in the country.

Durham University Botanic Garden

Located to the south of the city are 25 acres of woodland, this garden offers plenty of colour and is an ideal place to go for a stroll and take in the collections of plants that come from all around the world.

Palace Green

In between the cathedral and the castle is Palace Green, an area of grass that is surrounded by stunning architecture. Here, you can watch the world go by, enjoy a coffee or maybe join in a students' croquet match during the summer.

Lumley Castle

Supposedly one of the most haunted places in England, you visit this 14th Century castle for afternoon tea or a romantic, evening meal. Surrounded by wonderful scenery and overlooking the River Wear and Durham County Cricket Club, Lumley Castle is one of the region's highlights.

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