Discover a selection of 285 vacation rentals in Barnsley that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including gardens and backyards and WiFi. Prices start at $280 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 and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Barnsley. Well-liked 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-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation 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 cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Barnsley a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 center:

  • 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

Traveling to and around Barnsley

The nearest airport is in Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), located 19.9 mi (32.1 km) from the city center. 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.

How many vacation rentals are available around Barnsley?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 285 vacation rentals around Barnsley. From 87 cottage rentals to 159 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.