Accommodation

Durham has a range of accommodation to suit every taste and budget. Whether you're looking for a cosy B & B, a luxury hotel or just a place to lay your hat, visit thisisdurham.com for ideas. 

Our friends at Visit County Durham have also managed to negotiate some special festival rates at B&Bs, cottages and hotels in the area.  So if you're looking to bag a bargain, look no further...

B&Bs

Dowfold House Bed & Breakfast
Low Jobs Hill, Crook, Weardale, Co. Durham, DL15 9AB | Website

An award winning 4-star GOLD B&B in Crook, County Durham.
Special offer: Lumiere package includes accommodation, taxis to and from Durham, sumptous afternoon tea, a thermos of cocoa and more for £48 per person, per night (min 2 people sharing). To book or to find out more, call Jill or Rupert on 01388 762473.

Moor End Guest House
7-8 Moor End Terrace, Durham, DH1 1BJ | Website

A cosy traditional family-run bed and breakfast, just minutes from the city centre. Special offer: 10% off two nights or more. To book or to find out more, call 0191 384 2796.

Cottages

Boot and Shoe Cottage
Waterside Cottage, Wycliffe, Barnard Castle, Durham, DL12 9TR | Website

An idyllic 19th Century cottage overlooking the River Tees with log fires and riverside garden.
Special offer: 4 nights for 3. To book or to find out more, call 01833 627200.

Greenwell Hill Cottages
Tow Law, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL13 4PH | Website

Four cottages converted from barn stables and byre. Upstairs lounge and sitting room overlooking Wear Valley.
Special offer: 4 nights for 3 or 20% off a weeks stay. To book or to find out more, call 01388 710350.

Inkeepers Cottage
Frosterley, County Durham | Website

A luxury 4 star gold rated cottage in Frosterley. Lots of charm and character.
Special offer: 4 nights for the price of 3 and a winter warmer basket of goodies. To book or to find out more, call 01388 710552.

Jasmine Cottage
Millershill Lane, Rowley, Castleside, Consett, DH8 9HT | Website

A luxurious cottage situated in tranquil setting with panoramic views. Sleeps 4.
Special offer: 4 nights for the price of 3. To book or to find out more, call 01207 582703.

Sharnberry
Middle Redford, Hamsterley Forest, County Durham, DL13 3NL | Website

A five bedroom stone built house, hidden in a secluded part of Hamsterly Forest, with breathtaking views and luxurious accommodation.
Special offer: 25% off or 5 nights for £450 when you quote 'LUMIERE.' To book and to find out more, call 01388 488527.

Stable Cottage
Colepike Home Farm, Lanchester, County Durham, DH7 0RW 

A lovely 4 star cottage on a working family farm in beautiful countryside on the edge of the Durham Dales.
Special offer: 10% discount and a welcome pack when you quote 'LUMIERE.' To book and to find out more, call 01207 529522 .

Toby Hill Holiday Cottage
Egglesburn, Eggleston, Barnard Castle,County Durham, DL12 0BD | Website

A superb barn conversion, high quality furnishings with en suite bedrooms set in the heart of Teesdale.
Special offer: 10% off a 3 night stay when you quote 'LUMIERE.' To book and to find out more, call 01833 640016.

Whitfield House Cottage
25 Front Street, Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland, County Durham | Website

A spacious accommodation in part of an attractive Queen Anne period house.
Special offer: 30% discounton self catering cottage when you quote 'LUMIERE.' To book and to find out more, call 01388 527466.

Hotels

Blackton Grange
Beverley Cranwell, Baldersdale, Co Durham DL12 9UP | Website

Blackton Grange is set in the stunning location of Baldersdale.
Special offer: 4 nights for 3 for groups. To book or to find out more, call 01833 650629.

Headlam Hall
Headlam, Near Gainford, Darlington, DL2 3HA  | Website

A charming country house hotel with luxury spa, golf course and beautiful gardens that offers an ideal retreat.
Special offer: Weekend package includes two nights accommodation, three course dinner on both evenings, full English breakfast, afternoon tea and use of the spa facilities. Offer excludes Saturday 18th November. To book or to find out more, call 01325 730238.

Manor House Hotel
The Green, West Auckland, County Durham, DL14 9HW | Website

The ideally situated just 10 miles south of historic Durham City. 35 comfortably furnished bedrooms. Guests can enjoy free use of the health club.
Special offer: 4 nights for the price of 3. To book or to find out more, call 01388 834834 .

Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County
Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3JN | Website 

Set within a beautiful 17th Century building, this luxurious hotel boasts a central location in the historic cathedral city of Durham.

Special offer: Double room £110 per night including breakfast for LUMIERE attenders. To book email mhrs.xvudm.salesmanager1@marriotthotels.com

Or, 2 night bed and breakfast package with dinner in the County Restaurant included on one night. £121.47 per night based on two people sharing.  Reservations can be made on 0191 386 6821 or www.DurhamMarriottRoyalCounty.co.uk

Morritt
Greta Bridge, Nr. Barnard Castle, Co. Durham, DL12 9SE | Website

A fine Georgian building with log fires and set in its own grounds that is associated with Charles Dickens.
Special offer: 25% off when you quote 'LUMIERE.' To book or to find out more, call 01833 627232.

Radisson Blu
Frankland Lane, Durham, DH1 5TA | Website

A stylish, contemporary hotel located in the city centre of Durham with Filini Restaurant, 2 bars and Pace Health Club.
Special offer: Double room £170 per night, including breakfast and 3 course special dinner menu and bottle of wine in room on arrival (£119 without dinner) when you quote 'LUMIERE.' To book and to find out more, call 0191 372 7228.

Three Tuns Hotel
New Elvet,Durham City, DH13AQ | Website

Dating back to the 16th century, the Three Tuns Hotel is located in the heart of Durham, and retains a traditional atmosphere with much charm and character.
Special offer: Single room including full English breakfast for £50 and a Double or Twin including full English breakfast for £70 for Thursday 17th - Friday 19th November. For Sunday the 20th Single rooms including full English breakfast for £40 and a Double or Twin for £60 including full English breakfast. To book and to find out more, call 0191 386 4326 and quote 'LUMIERE' offer.

DISCLAIMER: All deals are subject to availability and terms and conditions. Contact the supplier for further information.

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For more accommodation options in County Durham, visit thisisdurham.com where you'll find plenty of options to choose from.