Students in the outdoor space
@360 tour
Students in the games area
Students in the common room
Students in a shared kitchen
Students in the study area
Students in the TV room
Study space in an Ensuite Classic
Bed in an Ensuite Classic
Ensuite bathroom
Bed and study space in an Ensuite Premium Range 1
Study space in an Ensuite Premium Range 1
Kitchen in a Studio Classic
Bed in a Studio Classic
Study space in a Studio Classic
Bed in a Studio Premium Range 1
Study space in a Studio Premium Range 1
Kitchen in a Studio Premium Range 1
Studio bathroom
Exterior of the Houghall Court building
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Houghall Court

Home to 222 students and located inside East Durham College’s Houghall campus. The city centre is less than a mile away, over the road is Durham Uni’s Sports Centre and a bus service to all campuses.
East Durham, DH1 3SG
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We know your plans may change, so all bookings come with a seven day cooling off period. Also, if you don’t get a visa or expected grades after that date, you can cancel your booking for free. T&Cs apply.

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High-speed Wi-Fi, contents insurance, electricity, heating and water – all included in your rent payment. And with a fixed rent for your whole stay, you don't have to worry about rising energy costs or changing your budget.

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Property features

Houghall Court is a stunning redevelopment located at East Durham College’s Houghall campus - providing a home for 222 students in both en-suite and studio rooms.

Enjoy laid-back living in our comfortable common and TV rooms - complete with enormous bean bags. A large, shared study room means you’ll always have a private space to focus on your studies.

Houghall Court sits beside the River Wear, less than a mile from Durham city centre and just 30 minutes’ walk from the train and bus stations. A local bus service connects you to all Durham University campuses.

Just across the road, you’ll find Durham University’s Graham Sports Centre - home to a fully-equipped gym, indoor sports hall, tennis courts, artificial sports pitches, running track, and more.