Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Rufford getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Rufford with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. DW Stadium and Wigan Pier 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.


Activities and attractions in Rufford

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday 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 centre:

  • 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 centre:

  • 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

Travelling to and around Rufford

The nearest airport is in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), located 20.4 mi (32.9 km) from the city centre. 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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Rufford?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 77 vacation rentals near Rufford. From 37 houses to 36 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rufford for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Rufford?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 37 Houses in Rufford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rufford include:

  • Flats: 36 rentals available
  • Cabins: 27 rentals available
  • Cottages: 27 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rufford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Rufford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.