Destination guide

Travel to cozy Crayke

The countryside and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Crayke. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. York Minster and York National Railway Museum 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 and attractions in and around Crayke

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Crayke a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • York Dungeon (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Ampleforth College Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • York Motorsports Village (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Heworth Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Wheel of York (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Jorvik DIG (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Crayke

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Crayke is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Redwood Park Fishing Lakes (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Yorkshire Lavender (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Beningbrough Hall and Garden (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Sutton Bank National Park Centre (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Hemsley Walled Garden (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Yorkshire Arboretum (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Crayke

Fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), the closest airport, located 27.5 mi (44.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), which is 28.9 mi (46.5 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Crayke?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 249 vacation rentals near Crayke. From 108 Houses to 10 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 Crayke for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • The Dutch House: 1,445 vacation rentals
  • York (QQY-York Train Station): 1,037 vacation rentals
  • Redwood Park Fishing Lakes: 1,255 vacation rentals
  • York Minster: 1,020 vacation rentals
  • Castle Howard: 1,356 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 108 Houses in Crayke. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Crayke include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 rentals available
  • Cabins: 110 rentals available
  • Cottages: 110 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 Crayke?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation rentals with pool available in Crayke. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.