Destination guide

Take in the lush beauty of Mansfield

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Mansfield. This welcoming city is known for its bars, restaurants and spas. Sherwood Forest Country Park and Newstead Abbey are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Mansfield

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Mansfield a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Magna Science Adventure Centre (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Worksop Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Bulwell Forest Golf Club (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife and Falconry Centre (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Birchall Golf and Leisure (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Crich Tramway Village (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Mansfield

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mansfield is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sherwood Forest Country Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Peace Gardens (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Rother Valley Country Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Kelham Hall & Country Park (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Lea Gardens (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Ulley Reservoir Country Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)

Transportation to and around Mansfield

Fly into Nottingham (NQT), the closest airport, located 18 mi (29 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Doncaster (DSA-Robin Hood), which is 22.5 mi (36.2 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Mansfield Woodhouse Station, Shirebrook Station and Mansfield Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Mansfield?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 178 holiday lettings near Mansfield. From 65 Houses to 37 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 Mansfield is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Langwith-Whaley Thorns Station: 648 holiday lettings
  • Mansfield Woodhouse Station: 676 holiday lettings
  • Shirebrook Station: 678 holiday lettings
  • Mansfield Station: 621 holiday lettings
  • Rother Valley Country Park: 896 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mansfield 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 Mansfield?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 65 Houses in Mansfield. Our other popular types of Mansfield holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 37 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 58 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 internet/wifi in Mansfield?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 156 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Mansfield. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.