Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Rufford getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Rufford with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. DW Stadium and Wigan Pier are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Rufford

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Rufford has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beacon Park Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Haigh Hall Golf Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Douglas Valley Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Wigan Roller Rink (8 mi / 13 km)
  • Monkey Magic (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Southport Pier (10 mi / 16.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rufford

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

  • Worden Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Worthington Lakes Country Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Longton Brickcroft Nature Reserve (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Cuerden Valley Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Miller Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rufford

The nearest airport is in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), located 20.4 mi (32.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Manchester (MAN), which is 27.4 mi (44 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rufford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 62 holiday lettings around Rufford. From 28 Houses to 15 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Liverpool City Centre: 228 holiday homes
  • South Shore: 57 holiday homes
  • North Shore: 48 holiday homes
  • Ropewalks: 195 holiday homes
  • Blackpool Town Center: 46 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Forest of Bowland: 623 holiday lettings
  • Crosby Beach: 660 holiday lettings
  • Aintree Racecourse: 637 holiday lettings
  • Cleveleys Front: 416 holiday lettings
  • Bowland Wild Boar Park: 622 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 28 Houses in Rufford. Our other popular types of Rufford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 15 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 Rufford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 51 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Rufford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.