Destination guide

Book a holiday rental for your Great Ayton getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Great Ayton. This city has something for everyone. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Great Ayton

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Great Ayton a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Middlesbrough Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Middlesbrough Municipal Golf Centre (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Wilton Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Teesside Autodrome (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Kirkleatham Owl Centre (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Wild Animal Adventures (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Great Ayton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Great Ayton is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Guisborough Forest (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Flatts Lane Woodland Country Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Stewart Park (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Albert Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Preston Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Ropner Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Great Ayton

Fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), the closest airport, located 12.1 mi (19.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 47.8 mi (76.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Great Ayton Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Great Ayton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 253 holiday lettings around Great Ayton. From 100 Houses to 24 Flats, 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 Great Ayton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Great Ayton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Great Ayton Station: 1,052 holiday lettings
  • Rievaulx Abbey: 944 holiday lettings
  • World of James Herriot: 898 holiday lettings
  • Riverside Stadium: 687 holiday lettings
  • Mount Grace Priory: 850 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Great Ayton listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Great Ayton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 100 Houses in Great Ayton. Our other popular types of Great Ayton holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 116 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 116 self catering accommodations

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

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 223 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Great Ayton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.