Destination guide

Historic Lincolnshire will entice you

The area's cathedral and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Lincolnshire. This city's bars, restaurants and golfing attract many visitors, and its welcoming and romantic location add to the charm. Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln Castle are just a couple of the must-sees. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Lincolnshire

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Lincolnshire a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lincolnshire Wildlife Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Skegness Aquarium (24.3 mi / 39.1 km)
  • Skegness Pier (24.3 mi / 39.1 km)
  • Natureland Seal Sanctuary (24.4 mi / 39.2 km)
  • Hardy's Animal Farm (24.6 mi / 39.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lincolnshire

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lincolnshire is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Woodhall Country Park (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Bainland Country Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Cadwell Park (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Gunby Estate (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Ayscoughfee Hall Museum and Gardens (23 mi / 37 km)
  • Gibraltar Point National Nature (23.6 mi / 37.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Lincolnshire

Fly into Hull (HUY-Humberside), the closest airport, located 32.8 mi (52.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Nottingham (NQT), which is 37.5 mi (60.3 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Metheringham Station, Ruskington Station and Heckington Station are the main stations in the area.

Can I find a vacation rental around Lincs?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 944 vacation rentals near Lincs. From 322 Cottages to 362 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lincs for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lincs?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lincs. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lincoln: 158 vacation rentals
  • Skegness: 247 vacation rentals
  • Grimsby: 186 vacation rentals
  • Stamford: 94 vacation rentals
  • Tattershall: 114 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Lincs! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lincs?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lincs:

  • Lincoln: 158 rentals
  • Skegness: 247 rentals
  • Grimsby: 186 rentals
  • Stamford: 94 rentals
  • Tattershall: 114 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Lincs?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Lincs are:

  • Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA): 82 vacation rentals
  • Marham (KNF-RAF Marham): 768 vacation rentals
  • Humberside Airport (HUY): 247 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lincs?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Lincs. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Grimsby (GSY-Grimsby Town Train Station): 256 rentals
  • Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre: 253 rentals
  • Skegness Beach: 801 rentals
  • Grantham Station: 154 rentals
  • University of Lincoln: 332 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lincs listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.