Destination guide

The friendly city of Selby awaits you

Take a holiday to Selby and enjoy the area's entertainment, festivals and churches. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its bars and restaurants. York Minster and Yorkshire Air Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday 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 holiday home and check out everything that makes Selby a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 highlights

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

  • 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)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Selby

The nearest airport is in Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), located 20.4 mi (32.9 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 26.4 mi (42.5 km) away.

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

Where to stay near Selby?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 599 holiday rentals near Selby. From 214 Houses to 228 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Selby 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 Selby?

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

  • Selby Abbey: 774 holiday rentals
  • Barlow Common: 690 holiday rentals
  • Selby Station: 766 holiday rentals
  • Selby Superbowl: 761 holiday rentals
  • Wressle Station: 705 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Selby 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 Houses in Selby?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 214 Houses in Selby. Our other popular types of Selby holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 228 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 135 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 135 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Selby?

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