Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Newton Aycliffe

Enjoy the history and other features of Newton Aycliffe. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its spas, restaurants and bars. Durham Cathedral and Durham Castle 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 Newton Aycliffe

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Newton Aycliffe a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Woodhouse Close Leisure Complex (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Heritage Park Stadium (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Bishop Auckland Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Sedgefield Racecourse (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Spennymoor Leisure Centre (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Blackwell Grange Golf Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Newton Aycliffe

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Newton Aycliffe is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hardwick Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Jubilee Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Wynyard Woodland Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Durham Botanic Garden (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Ropner Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Preston Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Newton Aycliffe

Fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), the closest airport, located 9.2 mi (14.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), which is 29.7 mi (47.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Newton Aycliffe Station or Heighington Station and explore the city from there.

Can I find a vacation rental around Newton Aycliffe?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 204 vacation rentals near Newton Aycliffe. From 138 houses to 61 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Newton Aycliffe for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Newton Aycliffe?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 138 Houses in Newton Aycliffe. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Newton Aycliffe include:

  • Flats: 61 rentals available
  • Cabins: 95 rentals available
  • Cottages: 95 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 internet/wifi in Newton Aycliffe?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 193 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Newton Aycliffe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.