Holiday rentals and lettings in Sherwood Forest

Holiday rentals and lettings in Sherwood Forest

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Holiday Rentals & Lettings in Sherwood Forest

Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden
2 bedrooms
4.9
(21 reviews)
from £147 / night
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
3.4
(309 reviews)
from £50 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden and pool as well as hot tub and sauna in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden and pool as well as hot tub and sauna
1 bedroom
3.6
(4474 reviews)
from £56 / night
Holiday rental for 4 people in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 4 people
1 bedroom
4.6
(22 reviews)
from £81 / nightFREE cancellation

Popular Holiday Rentals & Lettings in Sherwood Forest

Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
5.0
(5 reviews)
from £73 / night
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
5.0
(4 reviews)
from £22 / night
Holiday letting for 4 people, with view and garden, with pets in Sherwood Forest
Holiday letting for 4 people, with view and garden, with pets
1 bedroom
4.7
(140 reviews)
from £98 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
4.1
(364 reviews)
from £46 / nightFREE cancellation

Holiday Rentals with Free Cancellation

Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden and view in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden and view
1 bedroom
3.9
(89 reviews)
from £70 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden, child-friendly in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden, child-friendly
1 bedroom
3.6
(604 reviews)
from £47 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday rental for 2 people, with terrace and view, child-friendly in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with terrace and view, child-friendly
1 bedroom
4.4
(807 reviews)
from £84 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday letting for 2 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday letting for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
4.7
(75 reviews)
from £86 / nightFREE cancellation

Pet-friendly Holiday Rentals & Lettings

Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden, with pets in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden, with pets
1 bedroom
4.8
(8 reviews)
from £125 / night
Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden and lake view, with pets in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden and lake view, with pets
1 bedroom
3.9
(49 reviews)
from £44 / nightFREE cancellation
Rental for 6 people, with pets in Sherwood Forest
Rental for 6 people, with pets
3 bedrooms
4.5
(8 reviews)
from £99 / night
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden and hot tub in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden and hot tub
1 bedroom
4.8
(2 reviews)
from £130 / night

Holiday Rentals & Lettings with Internet

Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
4.9
(7 reviews)
from £125 / night
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
4.2
(8 reviews)
from £125 / night
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
5.0
(3 reviews)
from £125 / night
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
5.0
(6 reviews)
from £125 / night

Holiday Rentals & Lettings with Parking

Holiday rental for 3 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 3 people, with garden
2 bedrooms
from £132 / night
Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden
2 bedrooms
4.9
(5 reviews)
from £125 / night
Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 4 people, with garden
1 bedroom
from £125 / night
Holiday rental for 4 people, with balcony in Sherwood Forest
Holiday rental for 4 people, with balcony
2 bedrooms
5.0
from £178 / night

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Highlights in Sherwood Forest

  • Oak trees
  • Cycling paths
  • Medieval abbey
  • Visitor’s centre
  • Family-friendly activities

Most popular in Sherwood Forest

Internet 58
Pets allowed 21
Balcony/Terrace 9
TV 59
Air conditioning 5
Garden 51

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Prices and availability

Holiday lettings prices Sherwood Forest

£148for 13 Aug - 20 Aug
£171 annual average
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Holiday lettings availability Sherwood Forest

12%for 13 Aug - 20 Aug
54% annual average
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Holiday rentals and lettings in Sherwood Forest

An ancient forest with a rich history

Sherwood Forest is a woodland area spanning over 30 miles between Nottingham and Worksop in Northern England. The 450-acre space was once a royal hunting forest and is known worldwide as the home of the renowned outlaw, Robin Hood. Entry to the forest is completely free and visitors can enjoy a wide range of sports, activities, and family-friendly attractions here. It’s perfect for a holiday spent outdoors with your family or your significant other.

A tranquil holiday rental in Sherwood Forest

Enjoy the ultimate relaxing getaway in Sherwood Forest with a quaint holiday rental tucked away in the countryside. Holiday rentals and lettings here come in a wide range of sizes, styles, and designs, with a little something for every type of traveller. Couples can opt for a cosy 1- or 2-bedroom rental with a hot tub and a private garden. Stay in a rental surrounded by trees and the sounds of nature. Oversized rentals are available for large groups and families, with plenty of space to comfortably accommodate several people. Sherwood Forest lettings come equipped with all the modern amenities you’ll need to feel comfortable throughout your stay including Wi-Fi, a washing machine, and a fully functioning kitchen.

Vacations in Sherwood Forest

The area and getting around

Arriving at Sherwood Forest

If you’ll be arriving by plane, the closest airport to Sherwood Forest is Doncaster/Sheffield (DSA) Airport, which is around a 20-minute drive or 19 miles away. If you’ll be coming from London, you can hop on the train which takes 2 hours and goes directly to Sherwood Forest.

Getting around Sherwood Forest

While there are plenty of walking opportunities within Sherwood Forest, the local area is large and rural, so having a private car makes it much easier to navigate the area. Many points of interest are spread out, and many of the holiday rentals are set in natural areas in the countryside.

Travellers and activities

Sherwood Forest for couples

Couples will find plenty of ways to keep busy at Sherwood Forest and the surrounding area. Spend the day at Subtropical Swimming Paradise– an impressive swimming pool with private cabanas for hire. When the weather is cold outside the centre adjusts the temperature of the water to make it warm, so you can visit for a swim at any time of the year! Couples should also visit the Harley Gallery which houses a wide range of temporary and permanent art exhibitions. There’s also an on-site café serving excellent coffee and food.

Sherwood Forest for families

Sherwood Forest offers endless opportunities for families of all ages to spend some time outdoors together. Families with children should pay a visit to Sherwood Forest Fun Park. This family-run, pay-as-you-go park boasts a variety of fun rides for children of all ages. Stop by the visitor’s centre with any questions you may have or to grab a bite to eat from their café menu. Another must-visit for families is the Sherwood Forest Railway. Here you can learn how to drive a steam engine and enjoy a scenic train ride through the forest area!

Did you know that Sherwood Forest is home to the largest population of ancient oak trees in all of Europe?

Top 5 travel tips in Sherwood Forest

1. Visit The Major Oak

This enormous English oak tree is nestled inside of Sherwood Forest and the walk to reach it is wonderfully scenic. Locals believe that the 1,000-year-old tree was once the shelter of Robin Hood and his merry men who often slept under it. It measures 92 feet high and 33 feet in circumference and is estimated to weigh nearly 23 tons!

2. Cycle through the scenic Sherwood Pines

Sherwood Pines is a forest park area with excellent bike trails. There’s an on-site bike hire where you can hire bikes, or you can walk the paths if you prefer. Enjoy a long stroll or bike ride through the peaceful, scenic paths.

3. Visit the 12th century Rufford Abbey

This aesthetic 12th century Abbey is surrounded by park areas and gardens. It’s the perfect place to explore while spending some time out in nature. Walk around the decorative gardens, see the lake, and admire the stunning architecture of the abbey. There’s also a play area for kids and a café with a lovely food and beverage menu!

4. Stop by the Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre

Choose from a wide range of walks here, all of which are well-marked and sign posted. The majority of walking trails are flat and suitable for all levels of walkers. There’s a café serving food and drinks inside the centre where you can grab a bite to eat before or after you walk. There are also clean toilets and a disabled access toilet inside. Check with the visitor centre if you have any questions about the park– the friendly staff are more than happy to offer tips!

5. Explore the National Trust Clumber Park

This beautiful country park boasts beautiful scenic views, gardens, and lakes. Spend a few hours exploring the beautiful natural areas on foot. On-site bike hires are available if you prefer to cycle the paths. There’s a café here with a nice food and beverage menu if you start to feel peckish!

FAQs: Holiday Rentals & Lettings in Sherwood Forest

How much do you pay on average for holiday rentals in Sherwood Forest?

Sherwood Forest is one of the cheapest cities in the United Kingdom! The cost for a holiday rental here amounts to roughly £141 per night.

Which months allow you to save the most on holiday rentals?

Those who want to be budget-friendly should visit Sherwood Forest in March, February, and April which are the months that offer the most discounts, with average prices of £129, £131, and £131 per night, respectively, based on prices from the previous year.

In which months is it more expensive to rent a holiday letting in Sherwood Forest?

Last year, the month that offered the highest average prices in Sherwood Forest was August, with an average price of £152 per night. This was followed by July, with an average of £150, and December, with £147.

Is Sherwood Forest a good location for a last-minute getaway?

If you decide to discover Sherwood Forest, we recommend organising your travels ahead of time because it is usually very high in demand, with an annual average occupation of 83% in the previous year.

Which months offer the highest availability?

January, May, and March are, in order of highest to lowest, the months offering the largest number of properties free, with respective average availability figures of 31%, 23% and 22%. However, even during the time when availability is the highest, the average is 25%. Due to this, it is better to always book a little in advance to be sure to find the rental of your dreams.

During which months is it more difficult to find available rentals?

The month with the highest average number of booked rentals is July (only 5% of properties were available on average in the previous year). Followed by August (8%), and December (13%). During these three months, availability is really low (9%). Due to this, it is a good idea to book well in advance.

Are there many holiday rentals in Sherwood Forest?

We have grouped together the offers from 6 different partners in Sherwood Forest, so we can provide you with around 130 properties. You're going to have a hard time deciding which one to go with!

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