Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Gayles getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Gayles with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Richmond Castle and Bowes Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Gayles

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Gayles a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Croft Circuit (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Blackwell Grange Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • The Forbidden Corner (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Heritage Park Stadium (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Woodhouse Close Leisure Complex (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Bedale Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gayles

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

  • Foxglove Covert Local Nature Reserve (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • The Forbidden Corner (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Eggleston Hall (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Aysgarth Falls (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Wensleydale (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Hamsterley Forest (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gayles

The nearest airport is in Durham (MME-Tees Valley), located 15.2 mi (24.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 41.1 mi (66.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Gayles?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 209 holiday lettings around Gayles. From 178 cabins to 24 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gayles? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gayles. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Witton Castle: 464 holiday lettings
  • Lightwater Valley Theme Park: 550 holiday lettings
  • Hamsterley Forest: 469 holiday lettings
  • Eggleston Hall: 497 holiday lettings
  • Egglestone Abbey: 612 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gayles listed on 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 Cabins in Gayles?

Yes, of course. offers 178 Cabins in Gayles. Our other popular types of Gayles holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 178 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 178 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Gayles?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 171 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Gayles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.