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Radisson BLU Hotel Durham
Radisson BLU Hotel Durham

Frankland Lane, Durham DH1 5TA

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Durham, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Crook Hall and Gardens, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. …

£71
The Garden House Inn
The Garden House Inn

Framwellgate Peth, Durham DH1 4NQ

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Durham, this inn is within 1 mi (2 km) of DLI Museum and Durham Art Gallery, Durham Cathedral, and Durham Castle. …

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Durham Serviced Properties
Durham Serviced Properties

16A High Street South, Durham DH7 8JN

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this apartment is within 3 mi (5 km) of Oriental Museum, Durham University, and Durham Cathedral. …

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Moor End House Bed & Breakfast
Moor End House Bed & Breakfast

7-8 Moor End Terrace, Durham DH1 1BJ

4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Carrville, this guesthouse is within 3 mi (5 km) of Gala Theatre Durham, Durham University, and Durham Castle. …

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Bowburn Hall Hotel
Bowburn Hall Hotel

Bowburn, Durham DH6 5NH

3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Bowburn, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Durham University, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. Oriental …

£49
Finchale Abbey Park
Finchale Abbey Park

Finchale Abbey, Chester-le-Street DH1 5SH

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Chester-le-Street, this caravan park/campground is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Adventure Valley and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from …

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Durham Serviced Properties - Gamekeepers Mansion
Durham Serviced Properties - Gamekeepers Mansion

Waldridge, Durham, Chester-le-Street DH2 3TW

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated near the beach, this villa is 1.6 mi (2.7 km) from Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground and 2.5 mi (4.1 km …

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The Manor House
The Manor House

Market Street, Ferryhill DL17 8JH

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in the historical district, this inn is within 6 mi (10 km) of Spennymoor Leisure Centre, Durham University, and …

£46
Campanile Washington Newcastle Upon Tyne
Campanile Washington Newcastle Upon Tyne

Emerson Road, Washington NE37 1LB

2.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Birtley, this hotel is 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from AMF Bowling Washington and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Washington Old Hall. …

£33
Dowfold House Bed & Breakfast
Dowfold House Bed & Breakfast

Low Jobs Hill, Crook DL15 9AB

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Crook, this eco-friendly bed & breakfast is within 6 mi (10 km) of Low Barns Visitor Centre, Brancepeth Castle …

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Pocket Guide: Durham Durham Cathedral Hotels

Visit the charming city of Durham and see its magnificent cathedral, which overlooks the dramatic Wear valley and has one of the most spectacular backdrops of any church in Britain. You can choose from a great range of hotels near Durham Cathedral, from value-for-money inns to high-end modern hotels.

About the Cathedral

Dating back to the 11th Century, Durham Cathedral is one of England's most complete Norman landmarks. 143 metres long and 66 metres high at its tower, the cathedral replace a Saxon church, and is noted for its impressive Romanesque architecture and stone nave vault that has stayed intact for more than nine centuries. The building also exhibits many impressive medieval wall paintings, and has a restaurant serving delicious freshly prepared meals.

Immortalised in Harry Potter

Durham Cathedral was used as a filming location for the Harry Potter films 'The Philosopher's Stone' (2001) and the 'Chamber of Secrets' (2002), when the interior and exterior were used to depict the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

Durham Hotels with Well-Appointed Rooms

Wherever you stay near Durham Cathedral, you can expect comfortable accommodation that will normally include WiFi access and other homely comforts such as tea and coffee-making facilities.

One of the most prestigious places to stay in the city is the Radisson BLU Hotel, a four-star venue that is just over half a mile from the cathedral by foot. Here, you can look forward to elegant rooms with mini-bars and free WiFi, and benefit from a tasty complimentary breakfast and access to a luxury spa and indoor pool.

Other Attractions in Durham

No visit to this city would be complete without spending some time at Durham Castle, which has also existed since the Norman period and is just a short walk from the cathedral. Now housing students of Durham University, the building has a well-preserved Keep and Great Hall, and two chapels that date back to the Norman era and 15th-century respectively.

For more insight into the city's historic development, visit the Durham Museum and Heritage Centre, which is housed in a former church and has many interesting artefacts related to Durham's medieval origins.

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