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The City Durham

The City Durham

0.8 mi from Durham University
3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (28 reviews)

Situated in Durham, this inn is within a 10-minute walk of Durham Indoor Market, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. Durha …

£85
The Townhouse

The Townhouse

0.8 mi from Durham University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (11 reviews)

Situated in Durham, this inn is within a 15-minute walk of Durham Indoor Market, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. Durha …

£85
Radisson BLU Hotel Durham

Radisson BLU Hotel Durham

1.1 mi from Durham University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,030 reviews)

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

£57
Honest Lawyer Hotel

Honest Lawyer Hotel

1.9 mi from Durham University
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (118 reviews)

Located in Croxdale, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Mount Oswald Golf Club, Durham University, and Durham Cathedral. …

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Hotel Bannatyne Durham

Hotel Bannatyne Durham

2.2 mi from Durham University
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (264 reviews)

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

£42
Bowburn Hall Hotel

Bowburn Hall Hotel

2.8 mi from Durham University
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (41 reviews)

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

£44
Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa

Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa

3.3 mi from Durham University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (389 reviews)

Located in Carrville, this spa hotel is 3 mi (4.9 km) from Gala Theatre Durham and 3.1 mi (5 km) from St. Nicholas Church. …

£74
Lumley Castle Hotel

Lumley Castle Hotel

6.3 mi from Durham University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (161 reviews)

Situated in Chester-le-Street, this historic hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Herrington Country Park, Washington Old Hall, an …

£63
Hardwick Hall Hotel, BW Premier Collection

Hardwick Hall Hotel, BW Premier Collection

8.6 mi from Durham University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (44 reviews)

Located in Sedgefield, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Hardwick Park and Sedgefield Racecourse. Wynyard Woodland Park and …

£52
Best Western Beamish Hall Country House Hotel

Best Western Beamish Hall Country House Hotel

9.3 mi from Durham University
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (143 reviews)

Located in Beamish, this historic hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beamish Wild and Beamish Open Air Museum. Causey Arch is 1.5 …

£67

Pocket Guide: Durham Durham University Hotels

Durham University is one of the United Kingdom's leading universities, highly ranked in national and international league tables. It is within walking distance of a good range of hotels and inns in Durham, and only a short car journey from many more elsewhere in the city and the rest of County Durham.

About the University

Durham University received official university status in 1832, which makes it England's third oldest university. Like Oxford and Cambridge, it has a special collegiate system with numerous constituent colleges, the oldest of which is based at the castle. Over the years, the university has produced many notable alumni, from successful cricketer Andrew Strauss to Eden Project founder Tim Smit.

Durham's Castle and Cathedral

No visit to this city would be complete without witnessing the architectural splendour of its cathedral and castle, which form a UNESCO World Heritage Site and are more than 900 years old. Book a guided tour of the castle interior which now houses students of the university, then explore the spectacular cathedral and see its rare stone-vaulted ceiling.

At many hotel lobbies, you will be able to pick up restaurant business cards and leaflets offering information on upcoming events at the castle, cathedral and other attractions in Durham.

Relax at the Durham University Botanic Garden

This delightful attraction includes various themed gardens decorated with diverse plant life and beautiful glass houses. Each season, they transform into different shades of colour, from the bright flowers of summer to the deep oranges and reds of autumn, and the glass houses also contain numerous exotic plants such as cacti.

Visit the Durham University Oriental Museum

Offering a superb collection of Chinese and Ancient Egyptian artefacts, the Durham University Oriental Museum is a leading archaeological attraction organises several special exhibitions throughout the year. In fact, it is the only museum of its kind in northern England, forming part of the university's extensive Heritage Collections.

Durham Hotels with In-Room WiFi Access

As you might expect, the overwhelming majority of hotels near Durham University offer WiFi access so you can keep up with your social media and stay in touch with friends and family via Skype.

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