Destination guide

Delight in the riverfront landscape of Sunderland

The waterfalls, riverfront and forests display a scene truly unique to Sunderland. This city is well-known for its bird watching and cycling. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sunderland

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sunderland is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Conway Town Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Look Memorial Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Smith College Botanic Garden (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Joseph Skinner State Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Mount Norwottuck (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Sunderland

Fly into Westfield, MA (BAF-Barnes Municipal), the closest airport, located 21.8 mi (35.1 km) from the city centre.

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

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

  • Hadley Farm Museum: 85 holiday lettings
  • Mount Norwottuck: 80 holiday lettings
  • Bardwell's Ferry Bridge: 103 holiday lettings
  • Mullins Center: 81 holiday lettings
  • Skinner State Park and Historic Summit House: 85 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 17 Houses in Sunderland. Our other popular types of Sunderland holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Mills: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sunderland?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Sunderland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.