Hartlepool Vacation Packages
Hartlepool is close to a diverse collection of Durham’s attractions. The Hartlepool Maritime Experience and Monkey Statue are just two of the popular places to visit. And don’t miss Ormesby Hall and the Durham Botanic Garden.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a unique vacation destination. Explore, learn and be thoroughly entertained in the most popular museums such as Oriental Museum, the Darlington Railway Centre and Museum in Darlington and the National Glass Centre in Sunderland. Popular galleries, include the Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art in Sunderland.
If the sun is shining get outdoors and make the most of the nearby green spaces. Explore the native flora and fauna, by heading to the WWT Washington Wetland Centre in Sunderland and the Herrington Country Park.
Durham has many interesting places to see such as Durham Cathedral, Durham Castle and Auckland Castle in Bishop Auckland. Admire some of the places of worship such as the St. Nicholas Church, the St Peter's Church in Sunderland and the St Cuthbert Church in Darlington. Breathe in the atmosphere and gain an appreciation of the role religion in Hartlepool. Blow the dust from the pages of Durham’s past by visiting historic sites, such as the Binchester Roman Fort in Bishop Auckland.
Victoria Park is a great place to hang out with lovers of soccer, and to see local heroes, the Hartlepool United F.C., in all their glory. On weekends the area around the stadium becomes a sea of blue, white and red, as soccer fans come together to cheer on their home-grown heroes.
To really get to know Hartlepool, consider booking a room at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Radisson BLU Hotel Durham, the Durham Marriott Hotel Royal County, or the St George Hotel, Darlington.