Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Sheffield

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, entertainment and museums with a rental holiday home in Sheffield. This welcoming city is known for its sporting events, gardens and monuments. Peace Gardens, Millennium Gallery and Magna Science Adventure Centre are a few of the top cultural sights. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Sheffield

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Sheffield a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Magna Science Adventure Centre (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Sheffield Winter Garden (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • King Edward's Swimming Pool (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Parkwood Karting (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Hillsborough Leisure Centre (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Concord Park Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Sheffield

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sheffield is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peace Gardens (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Sherwood Forest Country Park (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
  • Sheffield Winter Garden (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Crookes Park (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Sheffield Botanical Gardens (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Meersbrook Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sheffield

Fly into Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), the closest airport, located 20.2 mi (32.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Manchester (MAN), which is 33.1 mi (53.3 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Sheffield Station, Darnall Station and Meadowhall Interchange Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near Sheffield?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 799 holiday rentals near Sheffield. From 459 Cabins to 459 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sheffield for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Millhouses Park: 1,234 holiday rentals
  • Beauchief Abbey: 1,297 holiday rentals
  • Owlerton Stadium: 992 holiday rentals
  • Sandygate Road Stadium: 1,204 holiday rentals
  • Sheffield Winter Garden: 1,028 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sheffield 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 Cabins in Sheffield?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 459 Cabins in Sheffield. Our other popular types of Sheffield holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 459 holiday houses
  • Houses: 210 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 459 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sheffield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Sheffield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.