Destination guide

The lush setting of Otley is ready to explore

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Otley. This relaxing and welcoming city is well known for its spas, restaurants and bars. Turkish Baths and Health Spa and Bolton Abbey are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Otley

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Otley a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Turkish Baths and Health Spa (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Ben Rhydding Golf Club (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Ilkley Pool and Lido (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Ilkley Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Golden Acre Park (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Otley

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Otley is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Wharfe Meadows Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Chevin Forest Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Otley Chevin Forest Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Fewston Reservoir (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Yeadon Tarn Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Otley

The nearest airport is in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), located 5 mi (8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Otley?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 570 holiday lettings around Otley. From 199 flats & apartments to 111 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 Otley?

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 Otley:

  • Leeds City Center: 69 holiday homes
  • Harrogate City Centre: 64 holiday homes
  • Harehills: 57 holiday homes
  • Holbeck: 52 holiday homes
  • Hunslet: 29 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 Otley? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Otley. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Wharfe Meadows Park: 978 holiday lettings
  • Otley Market: 978 holiday lettings
  • Chevin Forest Park: 979 holiday lettings
  • Kirkgate Arcade: 976 holiday lettings
  • Otley Courthouse: 979 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. offers 199 Flats in Otley. Our other popular types of Otley holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 111 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 236 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 236 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Otley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 492 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Otley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.