Destination guide

Charming Rochdale will entice you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Rochdale. Well known for its spas, football games and bars, this romantic city won't disappoint. The Rock and Manchester Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Rochdale

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Rochdale a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gaddings Dam (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Bury Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Blackley Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Stonerig Raceway (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Cronkshaw Fold Farm (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Bolton Open Golf Club (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Rochdale

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rochdale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Healey Dell Nature Reserve (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Hollingworth Lake (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Greenbooth Reservoir (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Gaddings Dam (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Heaton Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Jumbles Country Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rochdale

Fly into Manchester (MAN), the closest airport, located 19 mi (30.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 26.3 mi (42.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Manchester Rochdale Station or Manchester Castleton Station and explore the city from there. You can see more of Rochdale by catching a ride on the metro at Rochdale Town Centre Tram Stop, Newbold Tram Stop or Kingsway Business Park Tram Stop.

Where to stay near Rochdale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 498 holiday rentals near Rochdale. From 131 Houses to 254 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rochdale for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rochdale?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rochdale:

  • Belle Vue: 73 holiday homes
  • Northern Quarter: 141 holiday homes
  • Didsbury: 18 holiday homes
  • Old Trafford: 49 holiday homes
  • Castlefield: 55 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Greater Manchester Fire Service Museum: 886 holiday rentals
  • Milnrow Tram Stop: 901 holiday rentals
  • Spotland Stadium: 884 holiday rentals
  • Manchester Castleton Station: 891 holiday rentals
  • Rochdale Town Hall: 893 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rochdale 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 Rochdale?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 131 Houses in Rochdale. Our other popular types of Rochdale holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 254 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 92 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 92 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 Rochdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Rochdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.