Discover a selection of 328 holiday rentals in Derby that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and private pool. Prices start at £ 49 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Derby. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Derby

Enjoy the history and other features of Derby. Well known for its archaeology, kayaking and football games, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Ashby de la Zouch Castle and Nottingham Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Derby

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Derby a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Denby Pottery (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Donington Park Racing Circuit (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Crich Tramway Village (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Rushcliffe Golf Club (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Bulwell Forest Golf Club (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Derby

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Derby is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Carsington Water (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Lea Gardens (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Heights of Abraham (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Dovedale National Nature Reserve (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • National Memorial Arboretum (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Victoria Park (25.7 mi / 41.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Derby

The nearest airport is in East Midlands (EMA), located 9 mi (14.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Nottingham (NQT), which is 16.5 mi (26.5 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Derby Midland Station, Peartree Station and Spondon Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Derby?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 328 vacation rentals near Derby. From 183 cabins to 247 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Derby for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.