Destination guide

Culturally rich Ashington will entice you

The area's culture and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Ashington. This city has something for everyone. Warkworth Castle and Blue Reef Aquarium are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Ashington

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Ashington has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blue Reef Aquarium (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Woodhorn Narrow Gauge Railway (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Sanctuary Wildlife Care Centre (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Bedlingtonshire Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Whitehouse Farm Centre (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Eshott Heugh Animal Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ashington

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ashington is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Ridley Park (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Northumberlandia (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Seaton Sluice Beach (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Druridge Bay Country Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Longsands Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Ashington

The nearest airport is in Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), located 11.8 mi (19.1 km) from the city center.

Where to stay near Ashington?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 271 house rentals near Ashington. From 144 Houses to 14 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ashington for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Ashington?

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

  • Woodhorn Museum and Northumberland Archives: 812 home rentals
  • Woodhorn Narrow Gauge Railway: 811 home rentals
  • Washington Old Hall: 562 home rentals
  • Birtley Golf Club: 580 home rentals
  • Warkworth Castle: 1,183 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 144 Houses in Ashington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ashington include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 14 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 103 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 103 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ashington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation homes with pool available in Ashington.