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Perfect for a city and sea break

Lying to the south of Sunderland on the A19, this picturesque village is within easy reach of most of the North East's top attractions. Whether you want to admire the splendour of Durham Cathedral, see glass blowers at work at the National Glass Centre, get close to wildlife at the Washington Wetland Centre, hit the beach at Seaham or head for the bright lights of Newcastle city centre, you get the best of all worlds here.

Shop for bargains at Dalton Park Outlet

Save up to 50% on your favourite brands at the North East's biggest shopping outlet. From designer labels such as Levi's and Radley to high-street favourites Next and M&S, there are bargains galore to be had. The centre also has a seven-screen cinema so you can leave the teenagers to watch a blockbuster movie while you hit the shops.

Head to the Heritage Coast

The North Sea breeze will blow away your cobwebs as you explore the dramatic landscape of Durham's Heritage Coast. The limestone grasslands of the cliff tops are a protected habitat and home to some unique wildlife. Stop off at the lively harbour town of Seaham, where you can spread out on the long stretch of sandy beach and enjoy a variety of watersports in the marina. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Seaton? Both Travelodge Sunderland Central Hotel and Travelodge Sunderland High Street West Hotel are within 5 miles of the village.