Destination guide

Travel to cozy Pickering

Enjoy the culture and other features of Pickering. Renowned for its gardens, forests and camping, this city welcomes all visitors. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Pickering

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Pickering a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Flamingo Land Theme Park and Zoo (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Malton and Norton Golf Club (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Wolds Way Golf (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Ganton Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Whitby Golf Club (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Alpamare (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Pickering

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Pickering is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dalby Forest Visitor Centre (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • North Riding Forest Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Yorkshire Moors (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Scampston Walled Garden (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Robin Hood's Bay Beach (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Hemsley Walled Garden (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Pickering

Fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), the closest airport, located 30.5 mi (49.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 47 mi (75.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Pickering Levisham Station or Pickering Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Pickering?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,866 vacation rentals near Pickering. From 857 Cottages to 857 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pickering for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Pickering?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Pickering. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pickering Church: 2,136 vacation rentals
  • Beck Isle Museum: 2,127 vacation rentals
  • Dalby Forest Visitor Centre: 2,305 vacation rentals
  • Pickering Castle: 2,118 vacation rentals
  • Pickering Station: 2,124 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pickering listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Pickering?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 857 Cottages in Pickering. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pickering include:

  • Bungalows: 857 rentals available
  • Houses: 798 rentals available
  • Cabins: 857 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pickering?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 27 vacation rentals with pool available in Pickering. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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