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Located in Durham City Centre

Cottage Details

Fern Cottage is located in Gilesgate on the east side of the city, designated a conservation area containing many old and interesting buildings. The cottage is grade II listed and only 10 minutes walk to Durham City centre. Use the calendar below to book your holiday cottage online:


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Cottage Description

Fern Cottage is a grade 11 listed cottage, with an open plan lounge and dining area, kitchen, large double bedroom, bathroom with bath, over bath shower, hand basin and wc. There is a small rear courtyard with garden furniture.

Fern Cottage has good local amenities within walking distance, including a supermarket with off-license and cash point, a bakers, a hairdressers and 24hr garage. Also in the vicinity is a pub, which serves meals and a take away.

The cottage is in designated Parking Permit zone which makes parking easy, we will give you a permit for free for the duration of your stay.

Fern Cottage is within walking distance of Durham City Centre, Cathedral and a large number of University colleges and departments. The bus service is frequent and reliable.

Prices range from £470 per week, depending on the season.


  • Self catering holiday cottage
  • Four star ETB graded
  • Free unlimited Wi-Fi
  • Sleeps 2
  • No smoking
  • Welcome tea and coffee
  • Free Parking
  • Colour television with freeview, DVD player plus a Hi Fi
  • Garden furniture and use of small private courtyard
  • Bedlinen provided with extra blankets and pillows available
  • Large bath and hand towels and hairdryer provided
  • Central heating boiler providing constant hot water and heating
  • Fitted kitchen with electric oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer dryer, iron, ironing board

Access Statement

View the Fern Cottage access statement.


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Short Breaks

Short breaks at Durham Cottages of 3 days or more available all year round. These types of bookings can start on any day of the week.

Long Term Lets Breaks

If you are coming to Durham to work at the university or elsewhere for between two weeks and several months, our cottages are ideal for visiting academics and business people.

Longer Term Lets

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Choose a date in the calendar below to make a booking enquiry. (The dates highlighted in green are already taken).

If you'd rather book by phone, or would like to stay longer than two weeks please get in touch.

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