Destination guide

Why people love visiting relaxing Glossop

Enjoy the cathedral and other features of Glossop. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the hiking, horse riding and rock climbing. Manchester Arena and Old Trafford are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Glossop

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Glossop a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stonerig Raceway (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Blackley Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Woodsome Hall Golf Club (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Didsbury Golf Course (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Withington Golf Course (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Northenden Golf Course (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Glossop

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Glossop is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peace Gardens (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Peak District National Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Dove Stone Reservoir (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Millennium Walkway (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Speedwell Cavern (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Langsett Reservoir (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Glossop

The nearest airport is in Manchester (MAN), located 16.7 mi (26.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), which is 29.9 mi (48.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Glossop Station, Hadfield Station and Dinting Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay near Glossop?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 578 holiday rentals near Glossop. From 171 Houses to 130 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glossop for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Glossop?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Glossop:

  • Belle Vue: 64 holiday homes
  • Holbeck: 42 holiday homes
  • Northern Quarter: 107 holiday homes
  • Old Trafford: 87 holiday homes
  • Castlefield: 48 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Glossop Station: 1,288 holiday rentals
  • Dinting Station: 1,248 holiday rentals
  • Hadfield Station: 1,203 holiday rentals
  • Peak District National Park: 2,125 holiday rentals
  • Manchester Central (GMEX): 712 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 171 Houses in Glossop. Our other popular types of Glossop holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 130 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 245 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 245 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 Glossop?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Glossop. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.