Destination guide

Delight in the natural landscape of Royston

The gardens and wildlife create a pretty picture of Royston. Well known for its hockey games, coffeehouses and bird watching, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences and Church of St Mary the Great are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Royston

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Royston a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cambridge University Lawn Tennis Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Ash Valley Golf Club (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Wyboston Lakes Golf Course (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Bishop's Stortford Golf Club (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • National Stud (19.5 mi / 31.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Royston

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Royston. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wandlebury Country Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • The Backs (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Fellows Garden (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Parker's Piece (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Bridge End Gardens (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Royston

Fly into Cambridge (CBG), the closest airport, located 12.7 mi (20.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to London (STN-Stansted), which is 17.1 mi (27.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Royston Herts Station, Meldreth Station and Shepreth Station are the main stations in the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Royston?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 348 vacation rentals near Royston. From 156 Houses to 130 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 Royston for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Wimpole Estate: 399 vacation rentals
  • Royston Herts Station: 404 vacation rentals
  • Meldreth Station: 379 vacation rentals
  • Shepreth Station: 398 vacation rentals
  • University of Cambridge: 396 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 156 Houses in Royston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Royston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 130 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 26 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Royston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Royston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.