There are a number of accommodation types available depending on your circumstances. You can stay at a college, which is the university accommodation where both under- and post-graduate students live during term time, or at a hotel, which is slightly more expensive however located within the centre of Durham city. Below is a list of possible college accommodation and hotel accommodation, including prices, and also a map indicating accommodation location with respect to the Calman Learning Centre (where the conference will be held) and Durham Castle (the venue of conference dinner). Also shown on the map are possible walking routes (red solid line and red dotted line) between the conference venues.

Please note, you will be able to select your accommodation choice when you submit, and pay for, your conference application.

durham map

If you are planning to walk to the conference venue (Calman Learning Centre) please allow the following journey times to arrive on time from your chosen accommodation:

  • Radisson Blu hotel: 30 minutes.
  • Marriott hotel: 15 minutes.
  • Van Mildert College and Collingwood College: 10 minutes.
  • St Mary’s College and Grey College: 5 minutes.

A bus service operates every 15 minutes along South Road with stops near the Calman Learning Centre and the Marriott hotel. For more information including timetables and bus stop maps search for the number 6 bus service at:


University Accommodation

Collingwood College


128 Single en-suite bedrooms

16 Twin en-suite Bedrooms


St Mary’s College


30 Single en-suite Bedrooms

4 Twin en-suite Bedrooms



Grey College


30 Standard bedrooms


Van Mildert College


16 Double en-suite Bedrooms

1 Single en-suite Bedroom


Prices (to be confirmed) for University Accommodation, including breakfast, per night:

£32.00 for a standard single

£42.00 for a single en-suite


Hotel Accommodation


For room rates and availability, see website.


Radisson Blu

For room rates and availability, see website.