Waterhouses is a great place to stay in Durham as a large number of the area’s star attractions are within easy reach. Oriental Museum and the Durham Botanic Garden are two of the popular destinations in the area. Two other popular spots you’ll find close by Waterhouses are Durham Cathedral and Durham Castle.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Durham Heritage Centre and Museum.
A number of Durham’s attractions are in and around Waterhouses, such as Auckland Castle in Bishop Auckland, Palace Green and the Crook Hall and Gardens. The St. Nicholas Church offer those visiting a chance to better understand the role religion has played in the area. The Durham area is filled with reminders of the past; be sure not to miss the Binchester Roman Fort in Bishop Auckland.
After taking in the sights around Waterhouses, relax for the night in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Radisson BLU Hotel Durham, the Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County and the Lambton Hounds Inn are just some of the many great places to stay around here.