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 hottest month in Durham is July, when temperatures peak at 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

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of the best providers - Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and others. AllTheRooms has 950 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Durham, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. If you are wanting to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Durham comes in at $20 a night. The average price of an accommodation is $116 per night.

Those needing to get some work done during their trip to Durham can choose from 297 places to stay that include WiFi. 68 places to stay include a breakfast. You can maintain your workout regime by staying at one of 6 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Durham? Then choose one of the 299 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 3 vacation rentals have a a pool or jacuzzi

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

395 of the accommodations in Durham have been rated by previous guests. They rated 52% as excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 307 places to stay right now.

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