Discover a selection of 286 holiday rentals in Barnsley 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 garden and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 286 per night, and cottages and houses are popular options for a stay in Barnsley. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The friendly city of Barnsley awaits you

Enjoy the area's art galleries, culture and history with a rental holiday home in Barnsley. Revered for its bars, restaurants and entertainment, this city is both welcoming and scenic. National Coal Mining Museum and Magna Science Adventure Centre are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Barnsley

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Barnsley a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Magna Science Adventure Centre (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Experience Barnsley Museum and Discovery Centre (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Barnsley Metrodome (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Wortley Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Cannon Hall Farm (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Barnsley

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Barnsley is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peace Gardens (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Townclose Hills Nature Reserve (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Locke Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Wentworth Castle Gardens (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Wentworth Castle (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Rabbit Ings Country Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Barnsley

The nearest airport is in Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), located 19.9 mi (32.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 23.1 mi (37.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Barnsley Station, Dodworth Station and Darton Station are the main stations in the area.

Can I find a vacation rental around Barnsley?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 286 vacation rentals near Barnsley. From 89 cottages to 161 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Barnsley for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.