Destination guide

Head to the relaxing city of Seaham

The gardens and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Seaham. Travellers especially like the spas, restaurants and golfing in this relaxing and welcoming city. Washington Old Hall and Durham Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Seaham

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Seaham a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Reef Aquarium (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Sharpley Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Karting North East (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Houghton le Spring Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Adventure Valley (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Tweddle Children's Animal Farm (7.4 mi / 12 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Seaham

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Seaham is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rainton Meadows Visitor Centre (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Herrington Country Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • WWT Washington Wetland Centre (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Crook Hall and Gardens (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Palace Green (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Durham Botanic Garden (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Seaham

The nearest airport is in Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), located 19.9 mi (32 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), which is 21.9 mi (35.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Seaham Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Seaham?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 178 holiday lettings around Seaham. From 51 cabins to 2 barn homes, 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 Seaham? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Seaham. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Funshack: 543 holiday lettings
  • Seaham Station: 544 holiday lettings
  • Massive Attack Paintball: 557 holiday lettings
  • Sharpley Golf Club: 557 holiday lettings
  • Beamish Open Air Museum: 717 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Seaham 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 Cabins in Seaham?

Yes, of course. offers 51 Cabins in Seaham. Our other popular types of Seaham holiday rentals include:

  • Barns: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 51 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 49 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 Seaham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Seaham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.