Destination guide

Travel to friendly Cromford

The gardens and countryside create a pretty picture of Cromford. Travellers especially like the restaurants, hiking and local tours in this welcoming and relaxing city. Newstead Abbey and Beauchief Abbey are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Cromford

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Cromford has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gulliver's Kingdom (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Crich Tramway Village (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Denby Pottery (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Peak District National Park Authority (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Birchall Golf and Leisure (13.1 mi / 21 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Cromford

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cromford is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heights of Abraham (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Lea Gardens (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Carsington Water (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Dovedale National Nature Reserve (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Ecclesall Woods (16 mi / 25.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Cromford

The nearest airport is in East Midlands (EMA), located 21.6 mi (34.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Nottingham (NQT), which is 23.8 mi (38.3 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Cromford Station.

Where to stay near Cromford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 697 holiday rentals near Cromford. From 239 Houses to 17 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cromford for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cromford Canal: 1,605 holiday rentals
  • Cromford Station: 1,648 holiday rentals
  • Cromford Mill: 1,621 holiday rentals
  • Peak District National Park: 2,113 holiday rentals
  • Nottingham Long Eaton Station: 550 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 239 Houses in Cromford. Our other popular types of Cromford holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 408 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 408 holiday houses

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 pool in Cromford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 40 holiday homes with pool available in Cromford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.