There are 44
holiday cottages near York
The name York comes from the old Viking word of "Jorvik"; this city is full of history, and is a great place to explore on foot. You can wander through the city's street and take in the ancient small though fares, such as the famous Shambles. York Minster is the largest gothic cathedral in Northern Europe, so you must take a visit here during your cottage holiday break.
Take a walk round the 3 mile distance of the medieval city walls of York, and you will see a different perspective on the city. You'll also get fantastic views from Clifford's tower and the Minster. If you don't fancy the climb - take a ride on observation wheel, over at the National Railway Museum.
You could spend all your time visiting museums during your holiday to York; visit the National Railway Museum,
wander down a Victorian Street, examine archaeological treasures, or experience what life was like during the Viking Jorvik
The countryside around York has castles and stately homes to visit, or travel a little further for the Yorkshire Dales and the quaint little villages and towns, such as Skipton
Or have a look at the other cottages in North Yorkshire
for a larger selection of holiday cottages.
If you can't find a cottage which suits your requirements, have a look at some of the holiday lodges near York
available. Or why
not try the cottage search
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