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Durham is home to the third oldest University in England, Durham University, with a total student population of around 17,500. Durham University has been a Russell Group University since 2012 and regularly appears in the top ten of The Complete University Guide league table and is ranked a world top 100 university by QS World University Rankings.

Durham has New College Durham and Durham University to choose from.

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ERNEST PLACE Rennys Lane, Gilesgate

Ernest Place Durham

Prices from £131PW

ERNEST PLACE Rennys Lane, Gilesgate


Ernest Place, Durham

Fancy living in the epitome of luxury? Ensure your university experience is unforgettable at Ernest Place. Boasting a sophisticated style and sleek social areas, this is the place for you. Ernest Place is only a short distance from the city’s vibrant centre and the university.

Enjoy the privilege of your own gym. Burn off steam, stress and calories by squeezing a quick workout in between lectures at our state-of-the-art fitness suite. Enjoy our glass encompassed sky lounge and rooftop terrace to discover the city from a great height. It is the perfect place day and night - enjoy a coffee and catch up with emails in the day or meet friends for a drink in the evening. Forget the outside world. Indulge. Treat yourself – you deserve it!

Picture yourself hosting and entertaining friends in our two dinner party rooms. What makes an excellent dinner party? Besides food wine and friends, it’s the atmosphere that counts and our dinner party rooms provide the perfect ambience to relax guests.

We have £0 deposit and no booking fees required to book a room.
You even receive a FREE Bus Pass when you book with us.
Recommend a friend to stay at Ernest Place and receive a £50 voucher too!

Immerse yourself in the luxury of Ernest Place, our virtual reality experience allows you to navigate throughout the property with a full 360° field of vision.


Call: 0800 652 7844 to book now or email:

You can also call or WhatsApp our Sales Team on: +44 7780 607 504 or +44 7775 446 739

Ernest Place Durham Brochure

Showcasing the best that Ernest Place has to offer. To view the PDF brochure Click Here

  • Electronic fob entry and CCTV
  • High speed broadband and Wi-Fi*
  • Large Bed Icon Large Bed
  • Desk Icon Study Desk and Chair
  • TV Icon Flat Screen TV (TV licence not included)
  • Wardrobe Icon Storage
  • Contents Insurance Cover Contents Insurance
  • Residents Lounge
  • Quiet Study Room
  • Private Fitness Suite
  • On-site Cinema