Student homes close to Durham University and the city centre. Our residents love staying with us – NSHS 2020!

If you’re looking for highly-stylish en suites rooms or studios, in a great location to enjoy all that Durham has to offer, then Dun Holm House is the place for you! You’ll be just an 18 min walk from Durham University and a 22 min walk from Durham University Business School!

All of our stylish en suite rooms come with a small double bed alongside your own en suite shower, study area and ample storage. Opt for a studio and you’ll get even more space with your very own well-equipped kitchen area. And remember, they’re perfect for couples to share – as we don’t charge any extra!

With amazing social areas such as a games room, gym, cinema room, TV lounge area and a communal kitchen and private dining, you’ll have the perfect opportunity to make new friends.

Our students love living at Dun Holm House, with this year’s Global Student Living Index showing that:

  • – 100% loved how closely we’re located to local amenities and to uni
  • – 100% felt safe and secure living here
  • – 98% felt we provide a good level of student support and care
  • – 98% of students said we had great communication levels
  • – 92% thought we offered an excellent range of communal spaces

What's included...

Your Room

Your Property

  • Social events
    Our social calendar is buzzing with events to give you a great time and leave you feeling far from bored.
  • Dedicated Residents' Team
    Our friendly, switched-on staff are here to help you whenever you need it.
  • Gym
    There's no gym fees with our high-tech equipment, it's just here when you want it!
  • Social area
    You'll always find friends here when you want them. With a huge TV and chill out area you’ll never want to leave!
  • Cinema room
    Dim the lights and settle down for movie nights infront of the big screen. Don't forget the popcorn!
  • Vending machines
    Whether you're a night owl or an early riser there's just no need to venture out for a snack.
  • Laundry
    The card-operated machines can wash and dry so there's no excuse for washing going home to mum!

Your Rent

  • Free dual occupancy
    With fixed price rooms, there's no additional charge if couples share a studio.
  • ANUK accreditation
    We're signed up to the ANUK code, so you know we're a legit landlord. Find out more at
  • Secured deposits
    You can trust us; we're part of the Tenancy Deposit Scheme.
  • Contents insurance
    Keep everything safe with inclusive contents insurance with Cover4Insurance.
  • All bills*
    No need to stress over bills or ever running out of hot water. *In some locations, Council Tax is payable outside of term time. Please contact your Residents' Team for details.
  • Wi-Fi
    Our extensive service will keep you connected wherever you are in the building.