Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Hartlepool awaits you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Hartlepool. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the parks, football games and seafood restaurants. Hartlepool Maritime Experience and Durham Cathedral 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Hartlepool

Do you want to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hartlepool a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tweddle Children's Animal Farm (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Billingham Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Wild Animal Adventures (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Teesside Autodrome (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Sedgefield Racecourse (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Kirkleatham Owl Centre (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hartlepool

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Hartlepool is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ward Jackson Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Summerhill Visitors Centre (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Seaton Carew Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Wynyard Woodland Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Albert Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Hardwick Park (8.7 mi / 14 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Hartlepool

The nearest airport is in Durham (MME-Tees Valley), located 14.1 mi (22.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), which is 30.1 mi (48.5 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Hartlepool Station or Seaton Carew Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around Hartlepool?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 266 holiday lettings around Hartlepool. From 63 flats & apartments to 84 houses, 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 Hartlepool? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hartlepool. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Seaton Carew Station: 623 holiday lettings
  • Ward Jackson Park: 512 holiday lettings
  • Hartlepool Maritime Experience: 579 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Hartlepool: 542 holiday lettings
  • Tweddle Children's Animal Farm: 455 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hartlepool listed on 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 Hartlepool?

Yes, of course. offers 63 Flats in Hartlepool. Our other popular types of Hartlepool holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 84 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 110 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 110 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 Hartlepool?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Hartlepool. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.