Destination guide

Travel to cosy Pickering

Enjoy the culture and other features of Pickering. Renowned for its gardens, forests and camping, this city welcomes all visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Pickering

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Pickering a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Flamingo Land Theme Park and Zoo (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Malton and Norton Golf Club (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Wolds Way Golf (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Ganton Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Whitby Golf Club (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Alpamare (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Pickering

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Pickering is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dalby Forest Visitor Centre (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • North Riding Forest Park (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Yorkshire Moors (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Scampston Walled Garden (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Robin Hood's Bay Beach (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Hemsley Walled Garden (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Pickering

Fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), the closest airport, located 30.5 mi (49.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 47 mi (75.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Pickering Levisham Station or Pickering Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay near Pickering?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,854 holiday rentals near Pickering. From 849 Cottages to 849 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pickering for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pickering?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Pickering. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pickering Castle: 2,126 holiday rentals
  • Pickering Church: 2,144 holiday rentals
  • Beck Isle Museum: 2,135 holiday rentals
  • Pickering Station: 2,150 holiday rentals
  • Dalby Forest Visitor Centre: 2,336 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pickering listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Pickering?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 849 Cottages in Pickering. Our other popular types of Pickering holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 849 holiday houses
  • Houses: 789 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 849 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pickering?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Pickering. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.