Destination guide

The cozy city of Scunthorpe awaits you

The area's theater scene and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Scunthorpe. This city's biking, gardens and bars draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Scunthorpe

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Scunthorpe has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Elsham Golf Club (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Kingswood Golf Centre (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Doncaster Greyhound Stadium (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Yorkshire Wildlife Park (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • One Stop Golf (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Dinostar (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Scunthorpe

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Scunthorpe. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blacktoft Sands (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Oakhill Nature Reserve (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Eastrington Ponds (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • North Cave Wetlands Nature Reserve (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Sandall Park (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Pearson Park (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)

Transportation to and around Scunthorpe

Fly into Hull (HUY-Humberside), the closest airport, located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), which is 15.6 mi (25.2 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Scunthorpe Station, Althorpe Station and Crowle Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Scunthorpe?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 85 holiday lettings near Scunthorpe. From 29 Houses to 8 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Scunthorpe is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Scunthorpe?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Scunthorpe. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Crowle Station: 123 holiday lettings
  • North Lincolnshire Museum: 151 holiday lettings
  • Scunthorpe Station: 150 holiday lettings
  • Hull Station: 305 holiday lettings
  • Hensall Station: 653 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Scunthorpe listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Scunthorpe?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 29 Houses in Scunthorpe. Our other popular types of Scunthorpe holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 36 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Scunthorpe?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Scunthorpe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.