Destination guide

Travel to friendly Peterlee

Learn about the unique charm of Peterlee with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its bars and restaurants. Hartlepool Maritime Experience and Durham Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Peterlee

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Peterlee a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tweddle Children's Animal Farm (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Sharpley Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Karting North East (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Houghton le Spring Golf Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Adventure Valley (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Mount Oswald Golf Club (9.9 mi / 16 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Peterlee

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Peterlee is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ward Jackson Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Rainton Meadows Visitor Centre (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Summerhill Visitors Centre (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Herrington Country Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Crook Hall and Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Palace Green (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Peterlee

The nearest airport is in Durham (MME-Tees Valley), located 18.5 mi (29.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), which is 23.4 mi (37.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Peterlee?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 145 holiday lettings around Peterlee. From 50 Houses to 66 Flats, 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 Peterlee?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Peterlee. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Northumbria University: 631 holiday lettings
  • Beamish Open Air Museum: 702 holiday lettings
  • Jesmond Cricket Ground: 621 holiday lettings
  • Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre: 654 holiday lettings
  • Crook Hall and Gardens: 723 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Peterlee listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Peterlee?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 50 Houses in Peterlee. Our other popular types of Peterlee holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 66 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 26 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Peterlee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Peterlee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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