Haltwhistle, UK

Haltwhistle, UK

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Where to stay around Haltwhistle?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 84 holiday lettings near Haltwhistle. From 67 cottages to 7 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Haltwhistle for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Haltwhistle?

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

  • Mr. George's Museum of Time: 325 holiday lettings
  • Haltwhistle Station: 312 holiday lettings
  • Kielder Water and Forest Park: 208 holiday lettings
  • Kielder Water: 199 holiday lettings
  • Housesteads Roman Fort: 298 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Haltwhistle 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 cottages in Haltwhistle?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 67 cottages in Haltwhistle. Our other popular types of Haltwhistle holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 2 self catering accommodations

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

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Make a Holiday Rental Cottage in Haltwhistle, Northumberland Home Away From Home

Boasting the title of the exact centre of the British Isles, the small town of Haltwhistle is the perfect place to have a holiday rental cottage. The town of Haltwhistle is rustic and rural which offers peace and relaxation. Yet, visitors who love outdoor pursuits will find an abundance of activities readily available in Haltwhistle itself as well as the surrounding area. With stunning countryside views and friendly locals, a Haltwhistle holiday will leave you with some wonderful memories.

Things to Do on Holiday to Haltwhistle, Northumberland


Once you are comfortably settled in your Haltwhistle holiday rental cottage you will find a range of outdoor activities are waiting to be found. Visitors can indulge in activities such as horse riding, swimming, golf, cycling, fishing and gym facilities. The main attraction to be found in the town are the variety of walks and trails, including the renowned Haltwhistle Rings, which are 22 circular walks around the stunning countryside of the town. Haltwhistle also hosts several events throughout the year including their own carnival in July and the popular Walking Festival in April. Haltwhistle is also right on the doorstep of Hadrian’s Wall which is popular with walkers, cyclists, artists, wildlife watchers and photographers.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Haltwhistle, Northumberland

The area of Northumberland in which you will enjoy your Haltwhistle holiday is filled with historical attractions. Approximately 10 minutes journey to the east of the town is Bardon Mill village where visitors will find the Roman site of Vindolanda. Here excavations have uncovered wonderfully preserved remains of a Roman settlement including a bathhouse, barracks, an officer’s lodgings, civilian houses and workshops. There is also a museum at the site which has collections of artefacts including leather shoes, writing tablets, jewellery and textiles.

Also worth a visit whilst on an enjoyable Haltwhistle holiday is a half hour trip to the town of Carlisle. Here visitors will find numerous attractions including the Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery. This beautiful building was designed in the style of Jacobean Renaissance and was turned into a museum in the late 19th century. It is home to many amazing collections relating to nature, art and history. From prehistoric stone axes to Cumbrian mineral crystals, there is a lot to see here. As well as the museum there is an art gallery where visitors can view various artworks from different artists including Peter Blake and Paul Nash.

Weather in Haltwhistle, Northumberland

Visitors on a Haltwhistle holiday can expect a typical British Maritime climate with warm summers and cool winters. The average daytime temperature during the summer months is 14°C, with the hottest months of the year typically being July and August. The winter months of January and February are generally the coldest with an average daytime temperature of 4°C. September and October are the wettest months of the year for a Haltwhistle holiday with around 2.2 inches of rain.

Travel to Haltwhistle, Northumberland Travellers embarking on a Haltwhistle holiday will fly into NewcastleInternational Airport (NCL) which is approximately 45 minutes journey away from the town. Several operators offer affordable flights to the area including Flybe, British Airways and easyJet. Passengers can leave from various other airports within the UK such as Belfast (BFS), Aberdeen (ABZ), Birmingham (BHX), Cardiff (CWL) and London Heathrow (LHR).