Destination guide

Why people love visiting artsy Bradford

Come and experience Bradford and its theater scene, museums and entertainment. This welcoming city is known for its university setting, musicals and casino gaming. Kirkstall Abbey and Eureka The National Children’s Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Bradford

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Bradford a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Turkish Baths and Health Spa (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Lister Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Express Golf Centre (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Northcliffe Golf Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Fulneck Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bradford

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Bradford. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Bradford City Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Lister Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Northcliffe Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Chellow Dene Reservoirs (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • North Cliffe Woods (3 mi / 4.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bradford

The nearest airport is in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), located 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Bradford Forster Square Station, Bradford Interchange Station and Frizinghall Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Bradford?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 542 vacation rentals near Bradford. From 167 Houses to 127 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 Bradford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Bradford Cathedral: 904 vacation rentals
  • Cartwright Hall Art Gallery: 981 vacation rentals
  • Bradford City Park: 895 vacation rentals
  • Alhambra Theatre: 894 vacation rentals
  • Lister Park: 983 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 167 Houses in Bradford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bradford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 127 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 215 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 Bradford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Bradford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.