Destination guide

The friendly city of Selby awaits you

Take a vacation to Selby and enjoy the area's entertainment, festivals and churches. This welcoming city allures visitors with its bars and restaurants. York Minster and Yorkshire Air 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.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Selby

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Selby a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • York Dungeon (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Fulford Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • York Racecourse (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Mid Yorkshire Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Fairburn Ings (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Selby

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 Selby. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Barlow Common (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Oakhill Nature Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Eastrington Ponds (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Goddards Garden (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Selby

The nearest airport is in Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), located 20.4 mi (32.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 26.4 mi (42.5 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Selby Station or Wressle Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Selby?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 553 vacation rentals near Selby. From 203 Houses to 127 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Selby for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Selby?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 203 Houses in Selby. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Selby include:

  • Bungalows: 127 rentals available
  • Cabins: 127 rentals available
  • Cottages: 127 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Selby?

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