Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Howden

The area's monuments and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Howden. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Howden

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Howden a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kingswood Golf Centre (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Doncaster Greyhound Stadium (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Fulford Golf Club (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • York Maze (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Howden

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 Howden. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Eastrington Ponds (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Oakhill Nature Reserve (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Blacktoft Sands (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Barlow Common (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • North Cave Wetlands Nature Reserve (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Stillingfleet Lodge Gardens (13.1 mi / 21 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Howden

The nearest airport is in Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), located 18.8 mi (30.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Hull (HUY-Humberside), which is 23.5 mi (37.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Howden?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 57 holiday lettings near Howden. From 23 Houses to 6 Condos/Apartments, 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 Howden is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Howden Minster: 733 holiday lettings
  • Hensall Station: 734 holiday lettings
  • Holgate Windmill: 1,111 holiday lettings
  • York Guildhall: 1,084 holiday lettings
  • York Observatory: 1,087 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 23 Houses in Howden. Our other popular types of Howden holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 25 self catering accommodations

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 internet/wifi in Howden?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 52 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Howden. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.