Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Newcastle-upon-Tyne that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and parking available. Prices start at null per night, and flats & apartments and cottages are popular options for a stay in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Experience Newcastle upon Tyne in holiday lettings

With its dramatic backdrop of Victorian elegance and industrial heritage, Newcastle upon Tyne is a vibrant, independent city with a unique mix of urban sophistication and history. From magnificent art galleries and entertainment venues to gourmet restaurants and exciting bars, you’ll find no shortage of options for how to spend your holiday in Newcastle upon Tyne. Holiday lettings put you right in the centre of the action.

History

Heritage sites near Newcastle upon Tyne holiday homes

With its long industrial history and heritage, Newcastle upon Tyne has plenty of historic sites and museums to explore. Holiday homes are available near such heritage sites as Jarrow Hall: Anglo-Saxon Farm, Village, and Bede Museum, a museum honouring the life of Venerable Bede, a monk and author. You could also visit the National Trust Washington Old Hall, a stone-built mansion with serene gardens that was once George Washington’s manor house. North East Land, Sea and Air Museums, an aviation and military history museum dedicated to England’s history, and the Stephenson Railway Museum, a museum with a collection of vintage locomotives and steam train rides, are interesting for history buffs.

Things to do

Things to do near Newcastle upon Tyne holiday homes

With so much to do in Newcastle upon Tyne, you’ll be spoilt for choice of how to spend your holiday. You could visit Beamish, the Living Museum of the North, an open-air museum of Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian life with costumed staff, or Gateshead Millennium Bridge, an iconic bridge over the River Tyne with spectacular views. Holiday homes can also be found near Angel of the North, a beautiful statue of an angel looking out over the countryside, or the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, a converted mill that now holds an international art gallery. Hadrian’s Wall Path, a long-distance footpath with views of notable landmarks and the English countryside, is also a great attraction.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Newcastle-upon-Tyne has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Reef Aquarium (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • The Gate (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • City of Newcastle Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Birtley Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Wet 'n' Wild Water Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Beamish Adventure Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Exhibition Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Saltwell Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • WWT Washington Wetland Centre (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Herrington Country Park (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Longsands Beach (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Fly into Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Durham (MME-Tees Valley), which is 32.3 mi (52 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Manors Station or Newcastle Central Station and explore the city from there. Walk to nearby metro transport at South Gosforth Station or Newcastle Airport Station if you're interested in seeing more of the city.

How to get around

Transport to Newcastle upon Tyne holiday homes

Newcastle upon Tyne is serviced by direct flights to and from many European cities. You could also take the local or regional buses or trains into the area. Upon arrival at your holiday rental, public transport and taxis are available for travel around the city. Hire cars give you the flexibility to travel throughout the area and enjoy the scenery and landmarks on your travels.

Food & drink

Sample regional delicacies in Newcastle upon Tyne

The cuisine in Newcastle upon Tyne reflects the Viking legacy of the region and the more recent industrial heritage with practical, traditional regional dishes. Chicken Parmo, a chicken dish with breadcrumbs and white bechamel sauce, and pease pudding, yellow pea soup mixed with ham or bacon, are two of its staple meals. Panackelty, a slow-baked casserole of corned beef and root vegetables, is also a delicious dish that can be found in local restaurants and eateries near your holiday rental.

Family friendly

Family fun near Newcastle upon Tyne holiday cottages

Newcastle upon Tyne has endless options for family fun and excitement. Holiday homes are available near kid-friendly destinations like the Discovery Museum, a local maritime history museum with science exhibits, and the Great North Museum, a natural history museum with a variety of exhibits and a planetarium. The Life Science Centre, an interactive science village with a planetarium, themed showed and a 4-D motion ride, and the Wet ‘n’ Wild UK Water Park, a water park with slides, runs, soft-play areas and snacks, are also fun locations for kids.

How many holiday rentals are available around Newcastle-upon-Tyne?

Our 2022 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 906 holiday lettings around Newcastle-upon-Tyne. From 310 flats & apartments to 379 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Newcastle-upon-Tyne?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. From Vrbo UK travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Quayside: 710 holiday lettings
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne Theatre Royal: 718 holiday lettings
  • Laing Art Gallery: 716 holiday lettings
  • All Saints Church: 714 holiday lettings
  • Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre: 726 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Newcastle-upon-Tyne listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Newcastle-upon-Tyne?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 310 Flats in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Our other popular types of Newcastle-upon-Tyne holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 379 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 556 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 382 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newcastle-upon-Tyne?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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