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 June and May, when temperatures reach 99 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 19 ˚F. The wettest month in Durham is October with 2.79 inches of rain, while the driest month is May with 0.51 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Durham

At AllTheRooms.com we have rentals from all of your favorite providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and more. Durham has 950 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit careful travellers, luxury travelers and everything in between. If you are wanting to save money, the lowest priced place to stay in Durham is just $20 a night. The average price of a vacation rental is $116 per night.

If you would like to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 297 accommodations in Durham that have WiFi. We have 68 accommodations that come with breakfast included. Fitness fanatics can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 6 accommodations that have gyms. Driving to Durham? Then choose one of the 299 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. We track 3 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with your best friend, then be sure to choose one of the 72 pet-friendly accommodations available.

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

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