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This hostel provides the following facilities:
Classroom/Educational meeting room
Credit cards accepted
En suite rooms available
Group catering available
Library / Quiet room
Picnic lunch available
Under 3s welcome
How to book
Put yourself right in the heart of this medieval city, close to Durham Castle and just a few minutes walk from the historic marketplace. Founded in 1904, St Chad’s, in the shadow of the cathedral, is one of the oldest colleges in the university and provides Durham accommodation for YHA guests in the college holidays. For a day trip, visit the open air museum at Beamish, Raby Castle or Hadrian’s Wall.
Need to know
YHA Durham is only open during the summer college holidays. This hostel cannot be booked online or through the YHA contact centre, please contact the hostel direct.
08.00 - 22.00
Hostel Closing Times:
Is the hostel open every day of the year?
- A visit to Durham cathedral is a must. One the greatest Norman buildings in England, it was voted the nation’s best-loved building in a nationwide BBC poll!