Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Preston-under-Scar

The area's live music and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Preston-under-Scar. Travelers like the gardens, restaurants and parks in this welcoming and relaxing city. 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Preston-under-Scar

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Preston-under-Scar has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Forbidden Corner (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Bedale Golf Club (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Kilnsey Park Estate (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Lightwater Valley Theme Park (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Talon Falconry Birds of Prey Centre (16.2 mi / 26 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Preston-under-Scar

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Preston-under-Scar. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Forbidden Corner (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Aysgarth Falls (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Foxglove Covert Local Nature Reserve (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Wensleydale (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Thorp Perrow Arboretum (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Preston-under-Scar

The nearest airport is in Durham (MME-Tees Valley), located 22.9 mi (36.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Preston-under-Scar?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 487 vacation rentals near Preston-under-Scar. From 244 Houses to 12 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Preston-under-Scar are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Preston-under-Scar?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Preston-under-Scar. 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: 2,086 vacation rentals
  • Foxglove Covert Local Nature Reserve: 991 vacation rentals
  • Richmond Castle: 940 vacation rentals
  • Bolton Castle: 1,056 vacation rentals
  • Raby Castle: 781 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Preston-under-Scar 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 Preston-under-Scar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 244 Houses in Preston-under-Scar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Preston-under-Scar include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 215 rentals available
  • Cottages: 215 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 internet/wifi in Preston-under-Scar?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 434 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Preston-under-Scar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.