Destination guide

Travel to friendly Dewsbury

Enjoy the history and other features of Dewsbury. Travelers like the restaurants, bars and casino gaming in this welcoming and relaxing city. National Coal Mining Museum and Royal Armouries are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Dewsbury

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Dewsbury a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Howley Hall Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Yorkshire Sculpture Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Willow Valley Golf (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Woodsome Hall Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Kirklees Light Railway (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dewsbury

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Dewsbury is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Oakwell Hall and Country Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Pugney's Country Park (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Yorkshire Sculpture Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Middleton Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Greenhead Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dewsbury

The nearest airport is in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), located 13.2 mi (21.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), which is 28.8 mi (46.4 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Dewsbury Station or Ravensthorpe Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Dewsbury?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 322 vacation rentals near Dewsbury. From 103 Houses to 130 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dewsbury for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Dewsbury?

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

  • City Centre: 42 vacation rentals
  • Leeds City Center: 56 vacation rentals
  • Woodhouse: 58 vacation rentals
  • Harrogate City Centre: 90 vacation rentals
  • Harehills: 31 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Dewsbury?

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

  • Dewsbury Minster: 548 vacation rentals
  • Ravensthorpe Station: 581 vacation rentals
  • Dewsbury Town Hall: 594 vacation rentals
  • Dewsbury Station: 600 vacation rentals
  • Mecca Bingo: 558 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dewsbury listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Dewsbury?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 103 Houses in Dewsbury. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dewsbury include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 130 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 69 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dewsbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Dewsbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.