Destination guide

Head to the rustic city of Consett

Enjoy the temples and other features of Consett. This city's bars, coffee shops and cycling attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and relaxing location. Durham Castle and Durham Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Consett

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Consett has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stocksfield Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Hall Hill Farm (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • South Moor Golf Club (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Beamish Adventure Park (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Mini Moos Adventure Farm (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Brancepeth Castle Golf Club (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Consett

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Consett is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens (17.9 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Derwent Reservoir (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Chapman's Well Local Nature Reserve (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Hamsterley Forest (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Saltwell Park (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Crook Hall and Gardens (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Consett

Fly into Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.2 mi (26.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), which is 30.8 mi (49.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Consett?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 399 vacation rentals near Consett. From 251 houses to 167 cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Consett for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Consett?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 251 Houses in Consett. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Consett include:

  • Cabins: 167 rentals available
  • Flats: 139 rentals available
  • Cottages: 167 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Consett?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Consett. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.