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:

Smithy Cottage, Filey, Yorkshire, England

2 bedroom Cottage, North England.

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

Unique 2 bedroom historical cottage with enclosed patio garden which was originally a blacksmiths, situated in a lovely rural hamlet close to Filey and Bridlington.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £250
Next availability:
from 28 January to 31 January 20 from 10 February to 28 February 20


Special Offer: from 27 January to 31 March 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
6
5 bathrooms
5
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 03 February to 06 February 20 from 24 February to 28 February 20

The Old Life Boat Seaside Cottage, North York Moors & Coast , Hornsea, Yorkshire, England

3 bedroom Unusual Self-Catering Accommodation, North England.

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Unique 3 bedroom holiday cottage with light and airy interior which was originally an old lifeboat house, situated just a short walk from the local beach in the coastal town of Hornsea.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £304
Next availability:
from 31 January to 07 February 20 from 10 February to 06 March 20

Rough Top Cottage, Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire, England

3 bedroom Cottage, North England.

sleeps 1 - 5 guests
1 - 5
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Welcoming 3 bedroom pet-friendly character cottage with a warming open fire and original features along with lovely countryside views, close to Haworth and Bronte Country.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £300
Next availability:
from 28 January to 14 February 20 from 21 February to 06 March 20

Wills Coastal Cottage, Redcar, Yorkshire, England

3 bedroom Holiday Cottage, North York Moors and Coast.

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
4 star

Situated close to a local sandy beach just outside of Redcar and near to the North York Moors National Park, this 3 bedroom coastal cottage with its garden games room with snooker table and table tennis has plenty to offer families or groups of friends.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Weekly Price from: £325
Next availability:
from 21 February to 13 March 20 from 22 March to 04 April 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