Expect fine dining, fantastic attractions and bags of culture when you rent a North York holiday cottage within ten miles of York. These affordable holiday cottages near York provide the perfect base for visiting the city, as well as exploring the surrounding North Yorkshire countryside.
Attractions near your York holiday home
Let's start with York, one of England's prettiest, oldest and most fascinating cities. Here, medieval streets, complete with original timber buildings, reveal curious shops, some of which can trace their history back hundreds of years. Indeed, York's Shambles are some of the best preserved 14th century streets in the world. Other historic attractions you must visit include York's Roman Walls, the Jorvik Viking Centre and of course, the city's mighty Minster.
Choose to go further afield on your cottage break near York, and you'll find plenty to see and do. Start in the Howardian Hills AONB, where superb walking and cycling await, before heading North to explore the towns of Pickering, Malton and Thirsk, all of which are renowned for their charming architecture and cosy tearooms. Then, shoot for the coast, where you'll find Whitby, a seaside town that time almost forgot. Here too is the North Sea coast, famed for its Blue Flag beaches, attractive coastal villages and wonderfully soft sands- who knew there was so much to do on a cottage holiday in North Yorkshire?
If you want a holiday that features the best of town, country and coast, a self-catering cottage near York could be just for you. So what are you waiting for? Scroll down to browse our collection of York holiday rentals, and look forward to a wonderful holiday in Yorkshire.