Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Whashton getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Whashton with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Richmond Castle and Bowes Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Whashton

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Whashton a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Croft Circuit (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Blackwell Grange Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • The Forbidden Corner (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Bedale Golf Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Heritage Park Stadium (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Woodhouse Close Leisure Complex (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Whashton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Whashton is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Foxglove Covert Local Nature Reserve (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • The Forbidden Corner (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Aysgarth Falls (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Eggleston Hall (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Wensleydale (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Thorp Perrow Arboretum (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Whashton

Fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), the closest airport, located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 40.4 mi (65 km) away.

Where to stay around Whashton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 331 vacation rentals near Whashton. From 136 Houses to 9 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Whashton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Yorkshire Dales National Park: 2,097 vacation rentals
  • Barnard Castle: 930 vacation rentals
  • Foxglove Covert Local Nature Reserve: 973 vacation rentals
  • Bolton Castle: 1,041 vacation rentals
  • Richmond Castle: 926 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Whashton 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 Houses in Whashton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 136 Houses in Whashton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Whashton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 174 rentals available
  • Cottages: 174 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Whashton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Whashton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.