Destination guide

Friendly Grinton will entice you

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Grinton. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Richmond Castle and Bowes Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Grinton

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Grinton a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Forbidden Corner (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Bedale Golf Club (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Grinton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Grinton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Foxglove Covert Local Nature Reserve (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Aysgarth Falls (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Wensleydale (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • The Forbidden Corner (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Hardraw Force (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Grinton

The nearest airport is in Durham (MME-Tees Valley), located 22.4 mi (36.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 36.1 mi (58.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Grinton?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 467 vacation rentals near Grinton. From 239 Houses to 11 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 Grinton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Grinton. 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: 2,110 vacation rentals
  • Foxglove Covert Local Nature Reserve: 995 vacation rentals
  • Richmond Castle: 944 vacation rentals
  • Bolton Castle: 1,064 vacation rentals
  • Raby Castle: 783 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 239 Houses in Grinton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Grinton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 rentals available
  • Cabins: 204 rentals available
  • Cottages: 204 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 Grinton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 417 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Grinton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.