Destination guide

Travel to friendly Flaxton

Learn about the unique charm of Flaxton with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its bars and shopping. York Minster and Shambles are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Flaxton

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Flaxton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • York Dungeon (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • York Motorsports Village (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Heworth Golf Club (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • York Maze (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Jorvik DIG (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Wheel of York (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Flaxton

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Flaxton is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Breezy Knees Gardens and Nursery (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Yorkshire Arboretum (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Yorkshire Lavender (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Hull Road Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Dean's Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • York Museum Gardens (8 mi / 12.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Flaxton

Fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), the closest airport, located 30.9 mi (49.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Flaxton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 662 holiday lettings around Flaxton. From 248 flats & apartments to 273 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 Flaxton? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Flaxton. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Flamingo Land Theme Park and Zoo: 1,474 holiday lettings
  • Castle Howard: 1,265 holiday lettings
  • Shambles: 951 holiday lettings
  • Bootham Crescent Stadium: 990 holiday lettings
  • York Racecourse: 961 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Flaxton 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 Flats in Flaxton?

Yes, of course. offers 248 Flats in Flaxton. Our other popular types of Flaxton holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 273 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 273 self catering accommodations
  • Lodges: 3 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Flaxton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Flaxton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.