Holiday lets in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England

Doncaster is a traditional market town, which has been in place for over 800 years. It is an interesting location for a self-catering cottage break in Yorkshire.

Facts about what Doncaster offers for Self-Catering Breaks

It is the largest market town in the North of England, with hundreds of shops and stalls. There is a specialist fish market, and an excellent food market, selling goods from all over the world. The food market has gained recommendation from the renouned chef, Anthony Worrell Thompson.

Doncaster's best know attraction is its racecourse,which has recently undergone a massive £32 million redevelopment.  It is home to the World's oldest classic race, The St.Ledger, held every September. There is a full race programme throughout the year.

Doncaster boasts one of only three civic Mansion houses in Britian today,which was first opened in 1749. The town has an excellent shoppping area, as well nearby out of town retail parks and outlets.

In the Borough, there are numerous things to see and do, including:

  • Europes largest paintball and lazer venue at Bawtry ( Bawtry itself was an old 12th century port, and has a range of exclusive shops and cafes)
  • The Dome leaisure center, which regularly holds shows and concerts.
  • the Yorkshire Wildlife park at Brockholes Farm, which has a vast range of animals, and holds special events throughout the year.
  • Doncaster Museum and art gallery
  • Doncaster aircraft museum
  • there is also a bus museum locally at Sandtoft.

Rent a self-catering cottage or apartment in Doncaster for a interesting break. Spend a few happy hours at the races, go shopping, enjoy day trips sightseeing in York, the Peak District or Leeds - all within an hour's drive.  A stay in Doncaster would suit various groups and especially single sex groups such as hen or stag looking for weekend entertainment.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Doncaster, Yorkshire, England:

Ravensprings, Brighouse, Yorkshire, England

8 bedroom Large Country House, Derbyshire Dales.

sleeps 2 - 23 guests
2 - 23
8 bedrooms
5.5 bathrooms
no dogs allowed

Impressive 8 bedroom Mansion House with splendid Victorian features offering spacious comfortable accommodation for groups of friends or family, within reach of the Peak District National Park and the fine historical city of York and spa town of Harrogate for days out.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Weekly Price from: £1950
Next availability:
from 14 April to 17 April 20 from 20 April to 24 April 20

Special Offer: from 26 May to 29 May 20

River Bank Cottage, Whitby, Yorkshire, England

2 bedroom Cottage by the Riverbank, North Yorkshire Moors national park.

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
1 bathrooms
no dogs allowed
5 star

Escape for a romantic break or tranquil holiday in this delightful 2 bedroom holiday home, with a riverside garden this is a great place for a fishing break or take it easy holiday in Whitby and is conveniently close to the North York Moors National Park and the North Yorkshire Coast.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £450
Next availability:
from 11 April to 16 May 20 from 23 May to 06 June 20

Special Offer: from 10 April to 16 May 20

1 Corner Cottages, Dogs-welcome, North York Moors and Coast , Cropton, Yorkshire, England

2 bedroom Cottage, North York Moors and Coast.

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
1 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
3 star

Picturesque, dog and family friendly country hideaway with beautiful gardens, located in the village of Cropton in the North York Moors National Park, perfect for discovering the charming towns and villages of the moors, for visiting Helmsley Walled Garden, Duncombe Park's fantastic gardens and for visiting the historical city of York for a day trip This stone built cottage is located in the village of Cropton in the North Yorks Moors and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.

Weekly Price from: £275
Next availability:
from 17 April to 24 April 20 from 01 May to 08 May 20

Clouds Hill Holiday Home with Gym and Pool, Almondbury, Yorkshire, England

5 bedroom Modern Country House, Yorkshire Dales - Bronte Country.

sleeps 4 - 10 guests
4 - 10
5 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
no dogs allowed
5 star

Fabulous large holiday house with 5 bedrooms, ideal for large groups of friends or family, complete with stylish interior plus an indoor heated swimming pool and gym for relaxing holidays near the Peak District National Park.

Special features: free internet access, pool ().

Weekly Price from: £1175
Next availability:
from 25 July to 08 August 20 from 15 August to 22 August 20

Three Peaks Barn, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Chapel le Dale, Yorkshire, England

6 bedroom Barn Conversion, Yorkshire Dales.

sleeps 4 - 13 guests
4 - 13
6 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
no dogs allowed
5 star

Farm-stay holiday cottage with 6 bedrooms, games room with pool table and warm bubbly hot tub and generous gardens, accommodating up to 13 in a tranquil rural location close to the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £1342
Next availability:
from 05 July to 10 July 20 from 17 July to 31 July 20

We have no cottages within Doncaster itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Doncaster. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England