Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Stockton-on-Tees

The parks and lake create a pretty picture of Stockton-on-Tees. This welcoming city is known for its zoo, bars and sporting events. Hartlepool Maritime Experience and Durham Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Stockton-on-Tees

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Stockton-on-Tees a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wild Animal Adventures (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Butterfly World (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Billingham Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Middlesbrough Municipal Golf Centre (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Teesside Autodrome (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Middlesbrough Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stockton-on-Tees

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stockton-on-Tees is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ropner Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Preston Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Albert Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Wynyard Woodland Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Stewart Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Flatts Lane Woodland Country Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Stockton-on-Tees

Fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), the closest airport, located 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), which is 36.3 mi (58.4 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Stockton Station, Thornaby Station and Stockton-on-Tees Eaglescliffe Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Stockton-on-Tees?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 358 vacation rentals near Stockton-on-Tees. From 146 Houses to 81 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Stockton-on-Tees are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Stockton-on-Tees?

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

  • Wynyard Woodland Park: 567 vacation rentals
  • Wild Animal Adventures: 586 vacation rentals
  • Ropner Park: 631 vacation rentals
  • University Hospital of North Tees: 610 vacation rentals
  • Hardwick Park: 573 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stockton-on-Tees 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 Stockton-on-Tees?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 146 Houses in Stockton-on-Tees. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Stockton-on-Tees include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 81 rentals available
  • Cabins: 122 rentals available
  • Cottages: 122 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 Stockton-on-Tees?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Stockton-on-Tees. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.