Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Seaham

The gardens and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Seaham. Travelers 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-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Seaham

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

  • 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 center:

  • 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

Traveling to and around Seaham

The nearest airport is in Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), located 19.9 mi (32 km) from the city center. 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.

Where to stay around Seaham?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 157 vacation rentals near Seaham. From 58 Houses to 61 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 Seaham for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Seaham Station: 510 vacation rentals
  • Sharpley Golf Club: 538 vacation rentals
  • Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art: 501 vacation rentals
  • Durham University: 740 vacation rentals
  • Souter Point Lighthouse: 503 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 58 Houses in Seaham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Seaham include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 61 rentals available
  • Cabins: 32 rentals available
  • Cottages: 32 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 Seaham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Seaham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.