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Self-catering holiday cottages in Durham

Durham is a beautiful part of North East England – a mixture of modern university town and sleepy, historic city. Enjoy one of our Durham holiday cottages and take in the sights including the world-renowned cathedral and castle and the sloping cobbled streets of the town centre. The 19th century viaduct still forms part of the train line, giving visitors an awe-inspiring first view of this timeless city.

Five Gables Cottage - Bincester, Durham
Five Gables Cottage Bincester Durham Bedrooms: 2. Sleeps: 5. Durham. Short breaks. Dogs welcome

Traditional miner's house with country views at edge of small village, awarded 4 stars from the English Tourist Board. Ideal centre for Durham City & University, Beamish Museum, Railway Heritage, and all tourist attractions in North East England. Only 1 ½ hours from York or the Lake District. Great walking nearby and lovely countryside.

Weardale Cottage - Westgate, Durham
Weardale Cottage Westgate Durham Bedrooms: 2. Sleeps: 4/5. Stanhope 5 miles. Short breaks.

Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the Pennines, this lovely self-catering cottage is surrounded by stunning rugged scenery, great walking and cycling and easy access to the attractions of Northumbria. Head just 30 miles east to Durham city, or north to Hadrian’s Wall country. There are many pleasant towns and villages in the local area including Stanhope, Frosterley and Wolsingham in the dale. Nearby Teesdale is famous for the spectacular High Force waterfall. This is a gorgeous, traditional Pennine stone cottage and is conveniently situated close to Northumberland tourist attractions.

Our holiday cottages in Durham are comfortable and secure, great for a home-away-from-home experience with family and friends, or a romantic break away. Durham is a beautiful city in its own right, and also boasts easy access to other top locations around the North East of England, including Newcastle (fantastic for shopping) and Sunderland, renowned for its nightlife. Scroll up to view our accommodation in Durham.

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