16 Tempest Road
No16. Boutique hotel offering 5 large En-suite rooms with Room Only accommodation along with a 2 bedroom Family duplex apartment with private garden.
Situated yards from the Seafront and the Beach No.16 offers Boutique room only accommodation close to all amenities. Seaham seafront is a bustling row of cafes, bars and restaurants facing the famous statue of Tommy Seaham's tribute to soldiers of WW1. Originally built in 1857 No16 is an early Victorian house originally commissioned by Lord Londonderry for the first Manager of the new Seaham Colliery.
It has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment. All rooms are beautifully decorated with new bathrooms Wi-Fi 4k HD TVs and period style sash windows. No.16 is situated at the start of The Durham Coastal Footpath - an 11 mile walking route from Seaham to Crimdon following the England Coast Path National Trail - discover grasslands magical coastal dunes and uncover the rich heritage that has shaped this coastline.
Our coastline is unique - nowhere else in Britain has such a display of Magnesian Limestone Coastal Grasslands supporting an array of wildflowers. The orchids sound of skylarks and lapwings in summer are a treat to the senses. The coastal dunes support some of the most natural woodland in North East England and provide a valuable habitat for deer foxes badgers and bats.
Woodland floors are seasonally adorned with wild garlic bluebells and snowdrops with birdsong echoing through the mature and elegant oak ash and yew trees. Seaham beach is the UKs best beach for collecting Sea Glass with collectors from across the world visiting to scour the sand for sea polished brightly coloured glass. Seaham is an ideal base for visiting the beautiful city of Durham Sunderland Newcastle and anywhere on the North East coast.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Seaham area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Sunderland, Holy Trinity Church - 5 miles (Historic Church)
Houghton-le-Spring, St Michael and All Angels - 5.5 miles (Historic Church)
Hylton Castle - 7.3 miles (Castle)
Finchale Priory - 8.5 miles (Abbey)
Washington Old Hall - 8.6 miles (Historic Building)
Souter Lighthouse - 9.1 miles (Historic Building)
Crook Hall - 10.5 miles (Historic Building)
Durham Castle - 10.8 miles (Castle)
Durham Cathedral - 10.8 miles (Cathedral)
Jarrow Monastery - 11.3 miles (Abbey)
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