Where to stay around Tyne and Wear?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 153 holiday lettings near Tyne and Wear. From 97 apartments to 26 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tyne and Wear is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Tyne and Wear?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Tyne and Wear. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Newcastle upon Tyne: 234 holiday homes
  • Whitley Bay: 154 holiday homes
  • Tynemouth: 134 holiday homes
  • Sunderland: 216 holiday homes
  • Gateshead: 219 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Tyne and Wear! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Tyne and Wear?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Tyne and Wear with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Newcastle upon Tyne: 234 holiday lettings
  • Whitley Bay: 154 holiday lettings
  • Tynemouth: 134 holiday lettings
  • Sunderland: 216 holiday lettings
  • Gateshead: 219 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Tyne and Wear?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Tyne and Wear. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Northumbria University: 373 holiday rentals
  • Karting North East: 317 holiday rentals
  • Jesmond Cricket Ground: 367 holiday rentals
  • Quayside: 369 holiday rentals
  • Angel of the North: 391 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tyne and Wear listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a Holiday Rental Home in Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom, Your Home Away From Home

The north-east of England is an area of breathtaking beauty and landscapes. Tyne and wear is a metropolitan county situated in exactly this part of the country. It consists of the city of Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead, the city of Sunderland, South Tyneside and North Tyneside. Tyne and wear is situated to the south of the historic Northumberland county and above County Durham. This is a region crammed with interesting places and things to see and do and the self catering accommodation across the county will allow you to explore all you’d like to.

Things to Do on Holiday in Tyne and Wear

This county is surrounded by beautiful and unique landscapes and like in many other picturesque parts of the UK, hiking, cycling and exploring the region are popular activities. People enjoy visiting this beautiful part of England, and there is no dearth of guesthouses, rental self catering homes and cottages and other kinds of accommodation. Depending on what you want to do, it is possible to stay either in or near one of the cities. Visiting museums and art galleries, enjoying local activities and great food are also popular ways to spend time in Tyne and Wear. There are a number of guided tours on offer to choose from.

Places to Visit On Holiday in Tyne and Wear

There are many attractions and places of interest in Tyne and Wear: from museums, art galleries, and other urban sights, to the beautiful countryside, the coast, and heritage sites such as old Roman ruins and medieval castles. Some places of historic interest include the Alnwick castle, often used as a film location; Bamburgh Castle, situated on the coast of Northumberland; as well as the Warkworth Castle. Some museums include The Discovery Museum, The Great North Museum as well as the Arbeia, which is a Roman fort and also has a museum.

Weather in Tyne and Wear

The weather in Tyne and Wear is temperate. Expect relatively warm summers and quite cool winters. The highest average temperature occurs in July and peaks at a very pleasant 20 degrees Celsius. January sees the coolest average temperature at 7 degrees. The annual rainfall for this part of the UK is around 23 inches.

Travel to Tyne and Wear

Newcastle International Airport (NCL) is a large airport with flights throughout the UK. The airport is situated about 10 km outside the city of Newcastle-upon-Tyne itself. The region is also well connected by train, with the Pennines express and Crosscountry trains connecting it to various parts of the UK. Fly to Newcastle from many other UK cities including London Heathrow (LHR), London Gatwick (LGW), Plymouth (PLH), Southampton (SOU), Bristol (BRS) and Exeter (EXT).