Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in York, Yorkshire, England

York is reputed to be one of England’s best cities to visit.  With fascinating historical architecture, fine buildings and attractions galore, it’s easy to see what makes York a great destination for a self-catering break.Historical York ideal for a self-catering break

About Cottage Breaks in York

Top attractions in York include the York Theatre Royal, the Roman Bath Public House, Mansion House, York Art Gallery, Micklegate Barn Museum and the JORVIK Viking Centre.  For more information and inspiration click to learn more about York's visitor attractions.  We recommend that you visit York’s Tourist Information Centre on arrival in this fine city for plenty of free advice and free resources such as leaflets to help guide you on York’s best attractions. 

On arrival, most tourists head for the old walled part of the city with the Shambles - a maze of narrow streets lined with independent and unusual shops that make shopping for souvenirs a pleasure. The buildings hark back to ancient times with half-timbered and overhanging upper floors. There are always street entertainers and a bustling market. York is a great destination for a day out or longer stay.

A river with boat trips runs through York. There are also riverside walks. For really serious walking, the Yorkshire Dales and Moors are easily accessible - within a short drive you could be out in the Dales or Moors and experience solitude under acres of sky.

York has some excellent visitor attractions including theatres, pubs, clubs, restaurants, museums, galleries and cinemas.  You can also enjoy days out to the countryside for an overall great Yorkshire experience.  Self-catering accommodation in York tends to be in apartments or townhouses.

Book a York cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Yorkshire on holiday.

1 rental properties

Wheelhouse Barn near the North York Moors, Sowerby, Yorkshire, Northern England, England

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, York 20 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
1 bathrooms
no dogs allowed
5 star

You can truly relax at this family-friendly holiday barn near to Thirsk in the Vale of Mowbray, on days out discover some of the best of Yorkshire with the North York Moors National Park, Harrogate and York within easy reach for days out.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £405
Next availability:
from 13 December to 18 December 21 from 02 January to 21 January 22