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:
8 bedroom Large Country House, Derbyshire Dales.
2 - 23
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.
|from 14 April to 17 April 20 from 20 April to 24 April 20|
2 bedroom Cottage by the Riverbank, North Yorkshire Moors national park.
1 - 4
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.
|from 11 April to 16 May 20 from 23 May to 06 June 20|
2 bedroom Cottage, North York Moors and Coast.
1 - 4
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.
|from 17 April to 24 April 20 from 01 May to 08 May 20|
5 bedroom Modern Country House, Yorkshire Dales - Bronte Country.
4 - 10
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 ().
|from 25 July to 08 August 20 from 15 August to 22 August 20|
6 bedroom Barn Conversion, Yorkshire Dales.
4 - 13
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.
|from 05 July to 10 July 20 from 17 July to 31 July 20|