Destination guide

The historical area of Rotherham awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's history, cathedral and museums with a rental holiday home in Rotherham. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bars, spas and archaeology. Magna Science Adventure Centre and Ponds Forge International Sports Centre are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Rotherham

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Rotherham a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Magna Science Adventure Centre (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (23.1 mi / 37.1 km)
  • Rotherham Leisure Complex (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Concord Park Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Wath Upon Dearne Leisure Centre (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Parkwood Karting (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rotherham

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rotherham is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peace Gardens (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Sherwood Forest Country Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (23.1 mi / 37.1 km)
  • Clifton Park Museum (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Thrybergh Country Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Ulley Reservoir Country Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rotherham

Fly into Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), the closest airport, located 14.8 mi (23.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 32.8 mi (52.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Rotherham Central Station, Bolton-upon-Dearne Station and Goldthorpe Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rotherham?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 191 holiday lettings around Rotherham. From 77 flats & apartments to 48 houses, 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 Rotherham?

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 Rotherham:

  • Leeds City Center: 69 holiday homes
  • City Centre: 62 holiday homes
  • Harehills: 57 holiday homes
  • Holbeck: 52 holiday homes
  • Hunslet: 28 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 Rotherham? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rotherham. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Wentworth Woodhouse: 470 holiday lettings
  • Wath Upon Dearne Leisure Centre: 343 holiday lettings
  • Rotherham Central Station: 465 holiday lettings
  • Thurnscoe Station: 284 holiday lettings
  • Roche Abbey: 275 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rotherham 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 Flats in Rotherham?

Yes, of course. offers 77 Flats in Rotherham. Our other popular types of Rotherham holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 53 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 53 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 Rotherham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 157 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Rotherham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.