Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Rufford getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Rufford with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. DW Stadium and Wigan Pier are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Rufford

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Rufford has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beacon Park Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Haigh Hall Golf Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Douglas Valley Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Wigan Roller Rink (8 mi / 13 km)
  • Monkey Magic (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Southport Pier (10 mi / 16.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rufford

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Rufford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Worden Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Worthington Lakes Country Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Longton Brickcroft Nature Reserve (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Cuerden Valley Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Miller Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Rufford

The nearest airport is in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), located 20.4 mi (32.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Manchester (MAN), which is 27.4 mi (44 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Rufford?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 60 house rentals around Rufford. From 26 Houses to 15 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Rufford is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rufford?

Whether you're travelling 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 Rufford:

  • Blackpool Town Center: 46 vacation rentals
  • Georgian Quarter: 111 vacation rentals
  • South Shore: 57 vacation rentals
  • Liverpool City Centre: 184 vacation rentals
  • Everton: 172 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, 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 travelling to Rufford?

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

  • Royal Lytham and St. Annes Golf Club: 384 home rentals
  • Preston Docks: 517 home rentals
  • Bootle New Strand Station: 707 home rentals
  • Grosvenor G Casino New Brighton: 755 home rentals
  • Crosby Beach: 616 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 26 Houses in Rufford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rufford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 15 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 15 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Rufford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 49 vacation homes with internet/wifi available in Rufford.