Destination guide

Travel to friendly Cromford

The gardens and countryside create a pretty picture of Cromford. Travellers especially like the restaurants, hiking and local tours in this welcoming and relaxing city. Newstead Abbey and Beauchief Abbey 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 and attractions in Cromford

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Cromford has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gulliver's Kingdom (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Crich Tramway Village (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Denby Pottery (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Peak District National Park Authority (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Birchall Golf and Leisure (13.1 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cromford

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cromford is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heights of Abraham (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Lea Gardens (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Carsington Water (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Dovedale National Nature Reserve (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Ecclesall Woods (16 mi / 25.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cromford

The nearest airport is in East Midlands (EMA), located 21.6 mi (34.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Nottingham (NQT), which is 23.8 mi (38.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Cromford Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cromford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 473 holiday lettings around Cromford. From 381 cottages to 381 cabins, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cromford? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cromford. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cromford Station: 1,158 holiday lettings
  • Cromford Mill: 1,128 holiday lettings
  • Leawood Pumphouse: 1,102 holiday lettings
  • Peak District National Park Authority: 1,187 holiday lettings
  • Chatsworth House: 1,130 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cromford listed on 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 Cottages in Cromford?

Yes, of course. offers 381 Cottages in Cromford. Our other popular types of Cromford holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 381 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 16 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cromford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Cromford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.