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 £ 98 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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Newcastle-upon-Tyne?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 761 vacation rentals near Newcastle-upon-Tyne. From 306 flats & apartments to 262 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Newcastle-upon-Tyne are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Newcastle-upon-Tyne?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Northumbria University: 612 vacation rentals
  • Quayside: 608 vacation rentals
  • Jesmond Cricket Ground: 627 vacation rentals
  • Bolam Lake Country Park: 755 vacation rentals
  • City of Newcastle Golf Club: 664 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Newcastle-upon-Tyne?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 306 Flats in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Newcastle-upon-Tyne include:

  • Cottages: 262 rentals available
  • Houses: 422 rentals available
  • Cabins: 262 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Newcastle-upon-Tyne?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.