Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Howden

The area's monuments and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Howden. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Howden

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Howden a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kingswood Golf Centre (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Doncaster Greyhound Stadium (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Fulford Golf Club (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • York Maze (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Howden

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Howden. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eastrington Ponds (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Oakhill Nature Reserve (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Blacktoft Sands (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Barlow Common (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • North Cave Wetlands Nature Reserve (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens (13.1 mi / 21 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Howden

The nearest airport is in Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), located 18.8 mi (30.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Hull (HUY-Humberside), which is 23.5 mi (37.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Howden?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 53 vacation rentals near Howden. From 21 Houses to 6 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 Howden for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Howden Minster: 676 vacation rentals
  • York (QQY-York Train Station): 1,011 vacation rentals
  • York Minster: 1,012 vacation rentals
  • York Mansion House: 1,011 vacation rentals
  • Mansion House: 159 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 21 Houses in Howden. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Howden include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Cabins: 24 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 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 Howden?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 49 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Howden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.