Destination guide

Why people love visiting cosy Greenhead

The area's monuments and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Greenhead. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its bars and restaurants. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Greenhead

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Greenhead has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Falconry Days (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Bellingham Heritage Centre (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Greenhead

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Greenhead. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crag Lough (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Talkin Tarn Country Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Kielder Water (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Kielder Water and Forest Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Greenhead

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 11.4 mi (18.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Greenhead?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 136 holiday rentals around Greenhead. From 54 Houses to 81 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Greenhead is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Greenhead?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Greenhead. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Roman Army Museum: 454 holiday rentals
  • Thirlwall Castle: 458 holiday rentals
  • Housesteads Roman Fort: 471 holiday rentals
  • Northumberland National Park: 868 holiday rentals
  • Bellingham Golf Club: 378 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Greenhead listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Greenhead?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 54 Houses in Greenhead. Our other popular types of Greenhead holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 81 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 81 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 81 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Greenhead?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Greenhead. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.