Where to stay around Durham?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 146 holiday lettings near Durham. From 100 houses to 14 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Durham for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Durham?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Durham:

  • York Beach: 301 holiday homes
  • Rye Beach: 22 holiday homes
  • Kittery Point: 19 holiday homes
  • Summer Village: 106 holiday homes
  • Seabrook Beach: 73 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Durham?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Durham. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Adams Point: 1,180 holiday lettings
  • University of New Hampshire (UNH): 983 holiday lettings
  • Bellamy River Wildlife Management Area: 1,325 holiday lettings
  • James House: 656 holiday lettings
  • Perkins Cove: 1,487 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Durham listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Durham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 100 houses in Durham. Our other popular types of Durham holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 7 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Durham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Durham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Explore the riverfront setting in Durham

    The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Durham. This city's basketball games, university setting and restaurants draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Sightseeing in and around Durham

    Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Durham has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Water Country (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Sagamore Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
    • The Ledges Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
    • Wentworth by the Sea Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
    • The Links at Outlook (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Center for Wildlife (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Durham

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Durham is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Adams Point (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
    • Bellamy River Wildlife Management Area (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Vaughan Woods State Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Prescott Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
    • Gilman Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
    • Fort McClary State Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)