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Holidays in Nottinghamshire

Experience the home of Robin Hood, the world’s favourite outlaw. The possibilities are endless on your getaway to the forest in Nottinghamshire.

Discover Nottinghamshire

Steeped in history

Explore historic villages, country parks with legendary links, and the bustling city of Nottingham. At Sherwood Forest, our cabins are intertwined with majestic pine trees. During weekend breaks in Nottinghamshire, or longer, you will be in a prime location to unearth the gems of this beautiful county.

Nottinghamshire holidays are ideal for short breaks or longer stays. Whether you're looking for dog friendly holidays in Nottinghamshire or hot tub holidays in Nottinghamshire, our self catering cabins at Sherwood Forest, within Nottinghamshire and at the heart of the Midlands, are the perfect choice.

Family days to remember

Adrenaline-fuelled adventures

For some action-packed fun for you and your family you can head to Sundown Adventure Land or Robin Hood Wheelgate Park where you’ll find rides, attractions, and even a water park for those warm and sunny days.

If something a bit closer to nature is your thing, then spend an afternoon at Go Ape and unleash your inner Tarzan by zip-lining through the trees. If you want to explore the local area, Cycle hire is available near to our Sherwood Forest location and there are some fantastic cycling trails for beginners and some longer routes for the more adventurous.

Nottinghamshire's rural treasures

Unleash your inner explorer

Escape the stresses of everyday life, and discover hidden spots of scenic beauty, delight over local delicacies, and catch a glimpse of inspiring English wildlife. At the heart of Sherwood Forest you’ll find Edwinstowe, renowned for being Robin Hood’s home town. Just a 10 minute walk from the village is Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre and the National Nature Reserve.

Why not witness Britain’s oldest art gallery at Creswell Crags? A honeycomb of caves in the soft limestone on the Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire border. Here you can gain a fascinating insight into the lives of our most ancient ancestors.

Indoor activities

Have fun whatever the weather

Don’t let the stereotypical British weather get in the way of your fun! Journey to the City of Lincoln; well known for its history, it’s a must-see. Head to the Cathedral and soak up the views of one of Europe’s finest Gothic buildings, previously the tallest in the world.

If you’re a lover of literature then uncover the secrets of Nottinghamshire’s most famous writer at the D H Lawrence Birthplace museum, the winner of Best Visitor Attraction 2012.


Where to find us

Set in Sherwood Pines Forest Park, our Sherwood Forest location is 20 miles from the city of Nottingham, and less than an hour's drive to the city of Derby. 

Hidden amongst the trees in the Sherwood Pines Forest Park, our location feels as if it has always been part of this woodland environment.