Living North Escapes: Where to Book For a Summer Staycation
Treat yourself to a relaxing breakaway in one of our four favourite staycation locations, and make the most of these brilliant offers
Visitors to Netherby Hall this summer can experience horse-drawn carriage drives through the estate’s private parkland and take a guided tour of the house with its owner, as part of the historic mansion’s series of Summer Experiences. Guests staying in the nine dog-friendly luxury self-catering holiday cottages and apartments are being invited to build-their-own break, with a range of exclusive activities and experiences.
DON’T MISS! Tucked away in the stunning north Cumbrian countryside, Netherby Hall is just 15 minutes from the M6. Book direct for exclusive access to the Netherby Hall Summer Experiences.
Netherby, Longtown, Carlisle CA6 5PR
Park Head Hotel
Enjoy an overnight stay with a difference at the recently transformed Park Head Hotel. Choose from 38 stylish ensuite rooms, indulge in an exceptional Visit England award-winning breakfast, and dine in the Oak Room Restaurant, with seasonal menus celebrating locally-sourced produce. Ideally located in the heart of County Durham, Park Head is part of The Auckland Project, a regeneration charity which has transformed the historic town of Bishop Auckland into a must-see visitor destination thanks to its unique collection of heritage attractions.
EXCLUSIVE OFFER! Living North readers can use the promo code BB99 for a weekend away for £99 per night including a full English breakfast, based on two people sharing (available on Friday and Saturday nights until the end of June).
New Coundon, Bishop Auckland DL14 8QB
The Coppermines Lakes Cottages
Book your summer Lake District break with The Coppermines Lakes Cottages and you’re in safe hands. As a long-established, independent agency based in the Lakes, they’re the local experts. Their hand-picked collection of unique, characterful cottages sleep from two to 22 guests and their cottages have even been recognised in this year’s Cumbria Tourism Self-Catering Awards.
EXCLUSIVE OFFER! Living North readers can use the code LVNTH2023 for an exclusive discount off full-price bookings (offer ends 30th June 2023).
No.1 by GuestHouse, York
This boutique hotel in the heart of the city of York boasts pantries stocked full of treats, a great restaurant and a spa centred on bespoke therapies. Forget the Sunday scaries with a GuestHouse sleepover to stretch out the weekend in style. With a glass of sparkling wine on arrival followed by Sunday lunch or dinner in Pearly Cow, you’ll be more than ready for board games in front of the fire before falling into your super comfy bed for a good night's sleep. Wake the next morning to a hearty breakfast before check-out at midday. The perfect start to a Monday some may say!
DON’T MISS! The Sunday Sleepover package is priced at £275 per room at No.1, York. Use code SUNDAYSLEEP a guesthousehotels.co.uk to book.
1 Clifton, York YO30 6AA