Destination guide

Culturally rich Haltwhistle will entice you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Haltwhistle. Travelers like the riverfront, coffeehouses and biking 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 vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Haltwhistle a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation in Haltwhistle. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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

Transportation options to and around Haltwhistle

Fly into Carlisle (CAX), the closest airport, located 14.2 mi (22.8 km) from the city center. 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.

Where to stay around Haltwhistle?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 266 vacation rentals near Haltwhistle. From 112 Houses to 4 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Haltwhistle for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Haltwhistle?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Haltwhistle. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Mr. George's Museum of Time: 490 vacation rentals
  • Great Chesters Fort: 476 vacation rentals
  • Haltwhistle Station: 496 vacation rentals
  • Housesteads Roman Fort: 479 vacation rentals
  • Weardale Museum: 664 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Haltwhistle?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 112 Houses in Haltwhistle. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Haltwhistle include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 145 rentals available
  • Cottages: 145 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Haltwhistle?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Haltwhistle. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.