Where to Stay in Durham 

Whether you prefer a luxurious spa retreat, breath-taking coastline views or a central location, Durham has you covered with a vast choice of comfortable and convenient accommodation to cater to all.   

With hotels dotted throughout the city you can be sure that you will never be too far from the action. Enjoy some rest and relaxation so that you can fully immerse yourself in this vibrant and picturesque city, boasting several UNESCO World Heritage sites, a cathedral, a castle, bars, restaurants and much more.



Beamish, County Durham, DH9 OYB

Discover a rich history within the most beautiful environment of Beamish Hall Country hotel. This 13th century stately home has been meticulously and lovingly restored, showcasing period features which are sure to impress. Only a mile from popular tourist attraction Beamish museum and a short drive from Durham, Newcastle and Sunderland City Centres, this stunning hotel is in a prime location to explore the best of the region.



Carrville, Durham, DH1 1TD

Durham’s only silver awarded AA rated hotel is situated on the outskirts of Durham city. Set upon 350 acres of lush, green private grounds, Ramside Hall Hotel and Golf Spa provides luxurious accommodation complete with outstanding views across the estate. Perfect your swing with two 18 hole Championship golf courses on-site, relax in the spa, sip cocktails at the bar or dine in one of the four outstanding restaurants such as the award winning Rib Room Steak House and Grill. Durham’s city centre is only a short drive from the hotel when you feel ready to explore.



Lord Byrons Walk, Seaham, SR7 7AG

Situated amongst 37 acres of beautiful countryside this stunning Georgian country house offers the most beautiful setting as well as a rich history dating back to 1791. You can take in stunning views of the coast from the comfort of your hotel room or choose to take in the sea air with a walk along the beach. Some of the region’s most popular attractions such as Hadrian’s wall, Holy Island and Durham’s cathedral are all within close proximity for further exploration of the history and heritage of this stunning city.



Frankland Lane, Durham, DH1 5TA

If you are looking for a central base, Radisson Blu is a great choice. Situated in the heart of Durham, you can shop, dine and explore this stunning city with the comforting knowledge that your room is just a short walk away. Take the opportunity to relax and unwind in the spa, swimming pool, sauna or Jacuzzi before dining in the Collage restaurant and bar, a great way to re-energise for the action packed days to follow.



9 Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3HL

Housed within a grand Victorian building, formerly Durham University, Hotel Indigo offers convenient and comfortable accommodation within beautiful surroundings. This boutique hotel is positioned at the centre of the city with many tourist attractions and UNESCO world heritage sites just a short stroll away. Explore the castle, cathedral, cafes and shops by day, and discover the buzz of the city with the many restaurants and bars by night.



Ropery Lane, Durham, DH3 4NX

What can compare to a stay in a real English castle. Lumley Castle Hotel offers luxury accommodation within a comfortable and grand environment, for a unique and memorable experience. This magnificent hotel is surrounded by beautiful parklands and overlooks the River Wear. Revel in the rich history of this magnificent venue whilst also exploring the many nearby tourist sites and attractions at your pleasure. Located just 8 miles from Durham city centre and 11 miles from Newcastle, you are close enough to the city buzz, to take it or leave it as you wish.