Destination guide

Travel to friendly Sheffield

The mountains and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Sheffield. Travellers especially like the cheese shops, sightseeing and hiking in this welcoming and relaxing city. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Sheffield

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Sheffield has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Barringwood Estate (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Tasmazia (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Devonport Golf Club (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Ashgrove Cheese Factory (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • House of Anvers (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Don River Railway (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sheffield

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Sheffield. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Roland Conservation Area (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Lake Barrington International Rowing Course (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Tasmanian Arboretum (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Mount Roland Regional Reserve (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Alum Cliffs State Reserve (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Trowunna Wildlife Park (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Sheffield

Fly into Devonport, TAS (DPO), the closest airport, located 15.2 mi (24.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Launceston, TAS (LST), which is 46.2 mi (74.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Sheffield?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 46 holiday lettings near Sheffield. From 8 Houses to 7 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation 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 HomeAway.

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

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

  • Shropshire Park: 123 holiday lettings
  • Westmorland Falls: 73 holiday lettings
  • Devonport Ferry Terminal: 120 holiday lettings
  • Ulverstone Visitor Information Centre: 136 holiday lettings
  • Australian Axeman's Hall of Fame: 124 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 8 Houses in Sheffield. Our other popular types of Sheffield holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 12 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 12 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 Sheffield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 26 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Sheffield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.