Destination guide

Travel to cosy Crayke

The countryside and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Crayke. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travellers with its restaurants and bars. York Minster and York National Railway Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Crayke

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Crayke a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • York Dungeon (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Ampleforth College Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • York Motorsports Village (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Heworth Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Wheel of York (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Jorvik DIG (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Crayke

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Crayke is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Redwood Park Fishing Lakes (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Yorkshire Lavender (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Beningbrough Hall and Garden (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Sutton Bank National Park Centre (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Hemsley Walled Garden (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Yorkshire Arboretum (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Crayke

Fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), the closest airport, located 27.5 mi (44.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Crayke?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 210 holiday lettings around Crayke. From 162 cabins to 162 cottages, 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 Crayke? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Crayke. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Castle Howard: 1,266 holiday lettings
  • Shambles: 954 holiday lettings
  • Bootham Crescent Stadium: 994 holiday lettings
  • York Racecourse: 958 holiday lettings
  • York Barbican: 924 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Crayke 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 Crayke?

Yes, of course. offers 162 Cabins in Crayke. Our other popular types of Crayke holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 162 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 162 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 pool in Crayke?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Crayke. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.