Destination guide

The friendly area of Burnley awaits your stay

Enjoy the culture and other features of Burnley. Well known for its spas, gardens and football games, this welcoming city won't disappoint. The Rock and Bronte Parsonage Museum 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 Burnley

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Burnley has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Inside Spa (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Baxenden and District Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Accrington and District Golf Club (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Cronkshaw Fold Farm (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Gaddings Dam (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Wilpshire Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Burnley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Burnley is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wycoller Country Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Gaddings Dam (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Thornton Hall Farm Country Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Greenbooth Reservoir (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Healey Dell Nature Reserve (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Witton Country Park (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)

How to get to and around Burnley

The nearest airport is in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), located 24.2 mi (38.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Manchester (MAN), which is 29.9 mi (48.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Burnley Central Station, Burnley Barracks Station and Burnley Manchester Road Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Burnley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 375 holiday lettings near Burnley. From 139 Houses to 19 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 Burnley is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Burnley?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Burnley:

  • Belle Vue: 83 holiday homes
  • Chorlton-on-Medlock: 60 holiday homes
  • Castlefield: 64 holiday homes
  • Central Retail District: 173 holiday homes
  • Northern Quarter: 165 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Burnley Barracks Station: 713 holiday lettings
  • Hapton Station: 628 holiday lettings
  • The Singing Ringing Tree: 860 holiday lettings
  • Burnley Central Station: 724 holiday lettings
  • Turf Moor: 714 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 139 Houses in Burnley. Our other popular types of Burnley holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 201 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 201 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 Burnley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 326 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Burnley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.