Discover a selection of 395 holiday rentals in Durham, NC, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 68 per night, and houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Durham. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Durham
Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Durham

Come and experience Durham and its live music, festivals and theatre scene. This city's sporting events, university setting and shopping draw many visitors. Lenovo and Kenan Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Durham

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Durham a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Durham Performing Arts Center (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Honey Girl Meadery (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • The Brothers Vilgalys Spirits (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Forest Hills Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Wheels Fun Park (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Duke University Golf Club (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Durham

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Durham is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Forest Hills Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Sarah P. Duke Gardens (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Duke Lemur Center (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • West Point on the Eno (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Eno River State Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • North Carolina Botanical Garden (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Durham

Fly into Raleigh, NC (RDU-Raleigh - Durham Intl.), the closest airport, located 10.5 mi (16.8 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Durham Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Durham?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 395 vacation rentals near Durham. From 198 houses to 171 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Durham for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Durham?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Durham:

  • Downtown Durham: 67 vacation rentals
  • East Durham: 32 vacation rentals
  • Forest Hills: 41 vacation rentals
  • Duke Park: 32 vacation rentals
  • North Garrett Road: 20 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Durham?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Durham. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Durham Convention Center: 396 vacation rentals
  • Brightleaf Square: 392 vacation rentals
  • Bennett Place: 326 vacation rentals
  • Herndon Hills Farm: 464 vacation rentals
  • Northgate Mall: 356 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Durham listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Durham?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 198 Houses in Durham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Durham include:

  • Flats: 171 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available
  • Townhouses: 28 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Durham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 79 vacation rentals with pool available in Durham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.