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Destination guide

Head to the culturally rich city of Wigan

Come and experience Wigan and its culture, entertainment and history. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its golfing and sporting events. Wigan Pier and DW Stadium are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Wigan

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wigan 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:

  • Wigan Roller Rink (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Haigh Hall Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Three Sisters Racing Circuit (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Douglas Valley Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Ashton-in-Makerfield Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Beacon Park Golf Club (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wigan

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

  • Worthington Lakes Country Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Pennington Flash Country Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Queens Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Sherdley Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Moses Gate Country Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Worden Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Wigan

The nearest airport is in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), located 17.1 mi (27.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Manchester (MAN), which is 19.5 mi (31.4 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Manchester Wigan Wallgate Station, Wigan North Western Station and Manchester Wigan North Western Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Wigan?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 121 holiday lettings around Wigan. From 24 cottages to 40 flats & apartments, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Wigan?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Wigan:

  • Liverpool City Centre: 273 holiday homes
  • Ropewalks: 243 holiday homes
  • St George's Quarter: 239 holiday homes
  • Sefton Park: 37 holiday homes
  • Everton: 262 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Haydock Park Racecourse: 1,063 holiday lettings
  • Manchester Appley Bridge Station: 831 holiday lettings
  • Wigan Hindley Station: 927 holiday lettings
  • Wigan Pier: 1,112 holiday lettings
  • Three Sisters Racing Circuit: 1,047 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wigan listed on HomeAway.co.uk 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 Wigan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway.co.uk offers 24 Cottages in Wigan. Our other popular types of Wigan holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 53 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 24 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wigan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Wigan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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