Durham, England Vacation Rentals

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Durham Travel Guide

Taking a trip to Durham in northern England is like taking a step back in time. The city is packed with history and it’s best known for its Roman castle and Cathedral, as well as its Medieval buildings.

Things to Do in Durham

To get your history fix, visit the iconic Durham Cathedral, which dates back to the 11th century, and Durham Castle, which is a Norman castle dating back to the 11th century. Take a walk around the majestic Durham University Botanic Garden, which displays plants from around the world, or visit the Durham University Museum of Archaeology, which has a great display of Medieval artefacts.

Best Time to Visit Durham

The best time to visit Durham is in the summer months of July and August, when you have the best chance of experiencing summertime weather in the UK.

Price and Availability in Durham

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Durham tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Durham tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Durham is in August, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Durham is in the high season in September. Durham has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Durham

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Durham. The warmest months in Durham are July and May, when temperatures reach 81 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 23 ˚F. The wettest month in Durham is March with 7.29 inches of rain, while the driest month is September with 0.22 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Durham

Browse vacation rentals from all the best providers including Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 950 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in Durham ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. If you are trying to save money, the cheapest place to stay in Durham is only $20 per night. On average, an accommodation in Durham will cost you $116 per night.

If you want an internet connection during your stay in Durham, then you can choose from over 297 accommodations that provide WiFi internet. We have 68 accommodations that come with breakfast included. Choose from 6 places to stay that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Durham, you'll want to pick from 299 places to stay that provide parking. 3 hotels and vacation rentals come with a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in any of 72 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

395 of the accommodations in Durham have been reviewed and rated. 52% are rated great. 307 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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