Destination guide

Culturally rich Haltwhistle will entice you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Haltwhistle. Travellers especially like the riverfront, coffee shops and cycling in this relaxing and walkable city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Haltwhistle

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Haltwhistle a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Falconry Days (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Bellingham Heritage Centre (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Kielder Observatory (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Haltwhistle

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Haltwhistle. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crag Lough (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Talkin Tarn Country Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Kielder Water (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Kielder Water and Forest Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Lacy's Caves (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Bitts Park (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Haltwhistle

Fly into Carlisle (CAX), the closest airport, located 14.2 mi (22.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), which is 29.8 mi (48 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Haltwhistle Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Haltwhistle?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 237 holiday lettings around Haltwhistle. From 207 cottages to 25 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.

Can I rent Cottages in Haltwhistle?

Yes, of course. offers 207 Cottages in Haltwhistle. Our other popular types of Haltwhistle holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 207 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 207 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Haltwhistle?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Haltwhistle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.