Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Clay Cross

The countryside and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Clay Cross. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its restaurants, bars and horseback riding. Chatsworth House and Newstead Abbey are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Clay Cross

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Clay Cross a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Crich Tramway Village (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Gulliver's Kingdom (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Denby Pottery (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Birchall Golf and Leisure (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Peak District National Park Authority (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Dore and Totley Golf Club (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Clay Cross

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Clay Cross is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sherwood Forest Country Park (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Peace Gardens (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Lea Gardens (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Heights of Abraham (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Carsington Water (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Graves Park (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Clay Cross

The nearest airport is in Nottingham (NQT), located 21.2 mi (34.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into East Midlands (EMA), which is 22.6 mi (36.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Clay Cross?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 477 vacation rentals near Clay Cross. From 177 Houses to 15 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 Clay Cross for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Peak District National Park: 2,065 vacation rentals
  • Nottingham (XNM-Nottingham Train Station): 326 vacation rentals
  • Chatsworth House: 1,618 vacation rentals
  • University of Nottingham: 389 vacation rentals
  • Peak District National Park Authority: 1,679 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Clay Cross 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 Clay Cross?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 177 Houses in Clay Cross. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Clay Cross include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Cabins: 260 rentals available
  • Cottages: 260 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Clay Cross?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Clay Cross. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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