There’s no better time to visit family than at Christmas time. Which is why we’ve made it even easier for you to visit family this year by compiling a list of the best accommodation near Durham to visit family at Christmas. After many long and strenuous hours of research we’ve come up with quite a few great places to stay that you simply won’t want to leave.
I hope this wasn’t a surprise. Of course we couldn’t exclude our very own accommodation at Plawsworth Hall. Located just 10 minutes outside the city of Durham, it is the perfect place to visit family at Christmas. Plawsworth Hall is located in the scenic village of Plawsworth and is within driving distance of many great areas to explore. With a choice of one and two bedroomed apartments and three bedroomed cottages there’s plenty of options. All rooms are well furnished and fully equipped with everything you might need while visiting family away from home. Located within walking and driving distance to lots of great restaurants and amenities, so there isn’t anything too far away!
If you’re looking for luxury accommodation located near central Durham, then look no further than the Hotel Indigo Durham. There are plenty of local restaurants and pubs to visit and are ideal for meeting family locally. The hotel features an in-house health and fitness centre, high speed internet, dry cleaning and all the other luxuries you might expect. This will keep you refreshed and relaxed while visiting family during busy and chaotic Christmas festivities.
Last but certainly not least is the Horseshoes inn, located 10 minutes out of the city of Durham. If you’re after something quaint, quiet and steeped in history this is accommodation near Durham for you. With some of the building dating back to 300 year ago, there is plenty of history to appreciate and take in. They offer a full English breakfast every morning and their cellar is always fully stocked to kick back and relax after a long day of Christmas activities.