Sheffield

Travel Guide
Sheffield Town Hall featuring heritage architecture and street scenes
Discover the fascinating history of the Steel City and see how it has become a leafy haven where trees far outnumber people.

Picturesque gardens and nature trails complement Sheffield’s cultural and historic hubs. It has been at the forefront of industrial progress for many centuries, spreading its cultural wings across the vast undulating hills of Yorkshire. Visit galleries and museums for a sense of local culture. Spot locations from The Full Monty, the 1997 film in whichSheffield’s culture is satirized.

Walk the Rivelin Valley Nature Trail to encounter old dams that sparked the city’s industrial revolution. Wander past old flour mills, lime trees and the trail’s namesake park and playground. Weirs, stones and bridges enable crossings of the scenic river.

Learn about the use of the fast-flowing water in the industrial revolution at the Kelham Island Museum. Visit the Millennium Gallery for writer John Ruskin’s collection of metal works telling the story of the Steel City. Relics from British and European history are on display at the Graves Art Gallery, which uses iPods for tours. Peruse the art spanning four centuries in the galleries.

Appreciate parks and gardens that add a green layer to this city. Pick your favorite specimen from the Sheffield Botanical Gardens, which has a bear pit, rose garden and fountain. Nearby is Endcliffe Park, a leafy oasis with waterfalls, streams and a forest.

Arrive in the central plaza of Peace Gardens and gaze up at the majestic Sheffield Town Hall. Visit the Crucible Theatre for a game of popular British sport snooker. The city has two soccer teams you can watch at the arenas of Bramall Lane and Hillsborough Stadium, where a tragedy involving the death of 96 fans took placed in 1989.

Fly to any of the airports in Manchester, Leeds and Nottingham and drive to Sheffield in around 1 hour. The city is 55 miles (90 kilometers) southwest of the historic settlement of York in the borough of South Yorkshire. Use the tram or bus to get around the vibrant commune, which is in the central region of England. In this region, July is the hottest and driest month, while winters are fairly wet and cold.

Sheffield is a beacon of culture and production with a picturesque countryside.

Where to stay in Sheffield

Hampton By Hilton Sheffield
Hampton By Hilton Sheffield
3 out of 5
West Bar Green, Sheffield, England, S1 2DA
The price is RM276 per night from 12 Feb to 13 Feb
RM276
per night
12 Feb - 13 Feb
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Sheffield. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi and a 24-hour fitness centre. Our guests praise the breakfast and the ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (1,014 reviews)
"Very quiet Includes breakfast Near university"

Reviewed on 10 Jan 2023

Hampton By Hilton Sheffield
Leonardo Hotel Sheffield - formerly Jurys Inn
Leonardo Hotel Sheffield - formerly Jurys Inn
4 out of 5
119 Eyre Street, Sheffield, England, S1 4QW
The price is RM287 per night from 5 Feb to 6 Feb
RM287
per night
5 Feb - 6 Feb
Stay at this 4-star eco-friendly hotel in Sheffield. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and room service. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the convenient parking ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,024 reviews)
Very friendly
"Very good stay - incredibly helpful and professional the girl on the front desk. Great location. Parking cost me £8, which was a little annoying"

Reviewed on 23 Jan 2023

Leonardo Hotel Sheffield - formerly Jurys Inn
Mercure Sheffield St Paul's Hotel & Spa
Mercure Sheffield St Paul's Hotel & Spa
4 out of 5
119 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, England, S1 2JE
The price is RM331 per night from 12 Feb to 13 Feb
RM331
per night
12 Feb - 13 Feb
Stay at this 4-star spa hotel in Sheffield. Enjoy free WiFi, a full-service spa and breakfast. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms in their ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (1,024 reviews)
Great location and hotel.
"Great hotel and location. Spa and pool not bad but busy and too many people crammed into each area and pool was rather cold. Staff all great but what hotel need to tell people is where car park is as there is a closed off road in front of hotel so if you head to where the postcode shows you then ..."

Reviewed on 23 Jan 2023

Mercure Sheffield St Paul's Hotel & Spa
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Spacesavers
Spacesavers
3.5 out of 5
Saint James Row, Sheffield, England, S1 2EU
Stay at this 3.5-star apartment in Sheffield. Enjoy free WiFi, a Smart TV and cable TV. Our guests praise the spacious rooms in their reviews. Popular attractions ...
3.9/5 Good! (19 reviews)
Great apartment
"Great apartment. Ideally located in the centre of Sheffield. Clean, comfortable, and well equipped. Great value for money. Would definitely stay here again."

Reviewed on 23 Nov 2022

Spacesavers
Three Cranes Boutique Hotel
Three Cranes Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5
74 Queen St, Sheffield, England, S1 2DW
Stay at this 3.5-star aparthotel in Sheffield. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and daily housekeeping. Popular attractions Sheffield Cathedral and O2 Academy are ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (18 reviews)
"Great accommodation and a very comfortable stay. Normal TV was hit and miss but the Smart tv aspects worked really well One easy win would be having the WIFI code available in the room as had to go to reception for the code. Minor issue in terms of the whole stay"

Reviewed on 31 Dec 2022

Three Cranes Boutique Hotel
William's Hillsborough Apartments
William's Hillsborough Apartments
3.5 out of 5
560 Langsett Road, Sheffield, England, S6 2LX
Stay at this 3.5-star apartment in Sheffield. Enjoy free WiFi, laundry facilities and a flat-screen TV. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the quiet rooms ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (50 reviews)
Lovely
"Lovely all I can complain about there was no tea/ coffees"

Reviewed on 30 Apr 2022

William's Hillsborough Apartments
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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