Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Whashton getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Whashton with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Richmond Castle and Bowes Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Whashton

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Whashton a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Croft Circuit (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Blackwell Grange Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • The Forbidden Corner (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Bedale Golf Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Heritage Park Stadium (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Woodhouse Close Leisure Complex (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Whashton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Whashton is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Foxglove Covert Local Nature Reserve (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • The Forbidden Corner (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Aysgarth Falls (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Eggleston Hall (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Wensleydale (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Thorp Perrow Arboretum (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)

Transportation to and around Whashton

Fly into Durham (MME-Tees Valley), the closest airport, located 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 40.4 mi (65 km) away.

Where to stay around Whashton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 309 holiday lettings near Whashton. From 170 Bungalows to 170 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Whashton is on HomeAway.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Whashton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Yorkshire Dales National Park: 2,140 holiday lettings
  • Shildon Station: 520 holiday lettings
  • Newton Aycliffe Station: 485 holiday lettings
  • Darlington Station: 604 holiday lettings
  • North Road Darlington Station: 611 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Whashton listed on HomeAway 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 Bungalows in Whashton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 170 Bungalows in Whashton. Our other popular types of Whashton holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 170 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 170 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 123 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Whashton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 257 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Whashton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.