Destination guide

The historical city of Whalley awaits you

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Whalley. This city has something for everyone. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Whalley

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Whalley a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wilpshire Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Accrington and District Golf Club (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Mrs. Dowsons Farm (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Waves Water Fun Centre (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Blackburn Golf Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Baxenden and District Golf Club (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Whalley

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Whalley is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stydd Gardens (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Forest of Bowland (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Witton Country Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Brockholes Nature Reserve (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Beacon Fell Country Park (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Brock Bottom (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Whalley

The nearest airport is in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), located 30.6 mi (49.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Manchester (MAN), which is 32.5 mi (52.4 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Whalley Station.

Where to stay around Whalley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 138 holiday lettings near Whalley. From 57 Houses to 14 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Whalley 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 Whalley?

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

  • Whalley Station: 617 holiday lettings
  • Whalley Abbey: 621 holiday lettings
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park: 2,078 holiday lettings
  • Forest of Bowland: 586 holiday lettings
  • Bowland Wild Boar Park: 583 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 57 Houses in Whalley. Our other popular types of Whalley holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 59 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 59 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 Whalley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 115 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Whalley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.