Stretching from the tip of North Yorkshire all the way up the Northumberland Coast, the North East is a vast and highly diverse region that's ideal for both outdoorsy and culture-packed breaks!
As well as booking a last-minute North East holiday cottage by the sea, you'll find plenty of gorgeous properties further inland which sit close to buzzing cities, historic market towns and seriously beautiful countryside. You could also select a holiday rental in the heart of County Durham or choose to stay in the South West of the region to enjoy walks in the neighbouring Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Forget the Lake District and book a North East England holiday instead! From pet-friendly picks to options featuring cosy open fires and hot tubs, plan a dreamy getaway at one of the following fantastic properties.
Best locations for a cottage in the North East
Whether you want dramatic coastlines or charming cathedral cities, you're bound to find your ideal North East holiday cottage in one of the following locations.
Best things to do in the North East
Fill your last minute North East England holiday itinerary with trips to monumental heritage sites, lush beauty spots and awesome family-friendly attractions.
- Durham Cathedral
- Beamish Living Museum
- Angel of the North
- Lindisfarne Castle
- North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty