Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Howden

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Howden. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Howden

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

  • Kingswood Golf Centre (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Doncaster Greyhound Stadium (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Fulford Golf Club (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • York Maze (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Howden

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Howden. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Eastrington Ponds (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Oakhill Nature Reserve (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Blacktoft Sands (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Barlow Common (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • North Cave Wetlands Nature Reserve (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens (13.1 mi / 21 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Howden

The nearest airport is in Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), located 18.8 mi (30.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Hull (HUY-Humberside), which is 23.5 mi (37.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Howden?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 55 holiday rentals near Howden. From 24 Houses to 3 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Howden for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Howden?

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

  • Howden Minster: 704 holiday rentals
  • York (QQY-York Train Station): 1,041 holiday rentals
  • Shambles: 1,026 holiday rentals
  • Doncaster Royal Infirmary: 184 holiday rentals
  • University of York: 928 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 24 Houses in Howden. Our other popular types of Howden holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 26 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 26 holiday houses

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 Howden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 51 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Howden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.