Destination guide

Travel to friendly Huddersfield

Enjoy the history and other features of Huddersfield. This welcoming city is known for its sporting events, bars and restaurants. Eureka The National Children's Museum and National Coal Mining Museum 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 Huddersfield

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Huddersfield a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Magna Science Adventure Centre (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)
  • Huddersfield Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Woodsome Hall Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Willow Valley Golf (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Crow Nest Park Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Huddersfield

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Huddersfield is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Peace Gardens (22.5 mi / 36.2 km)
  • Greenhead Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Beaumont Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Cromwell Bottom Nature Reserve (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Manor Heath Park and Jungle Experience (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Huddersfield

The nearest airport is in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Manchester (MAN), which is 28.1 mi (45.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Huddersfield Station, Lockwood Station and Berry Brow Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Huddersfield?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 352 holiday lettings around Huddersfield. From 68 flats & apartments to 70 houses, 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Huddersfield?

Nothing comes close to the refreshing stillness of rural life. No traffic whizzing by or blaring car horns. Just you and the serenity of the countryside! HomeAway has 109 countryside getaway rentals in this destination. Open to other suggestions? HomeAway has heaps more rental options to look through, including:

  • 63 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 17 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 16 lakeside holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Huddersfield in a large group?

Sometimes it can be tough finding the time to unwind with friends and family. A getaway is a perfect opportunity to reunite and unwind. If you were hoping to kick back together, HomeAway has options for you. 20 house holiday rentals are ready to be booked. Presently, they're the preferred choice here for big groups. The rental property options that are suitable for large groups in the area include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 69 properties to rent ideal for that size. Stay a night for as little as £47.
  • If you have 8 in your crew, you'll be happy to find out that there are 43 rental properties that are perfect. You can get one for as little as £85 per night.
  • Hunting down rentals suitable for 5 guests? You'll be pleased to hear we have 41 that'll be perfect. You can get one from just £40 a night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you can bring your mom, your cousins and all your mates to Huddersfield.