Around Hillsborough Stadium
Home to Sheffield Wednesday Football Club since its opening in 1899, Hillsborough Stadium sits just 15 minute by car from the centre of the South Yorkshire city. Hillsborough Park is perfect for a relaxing stroll, with a play area for little ones. Known to locals as 'Hillsborough Corner', the area around the River Loxley contains high-street shops alongside sprinkling of local pubs, popular with match goers at weekends.
Experience Sheffield's nightlife
The largest city in South Yorkshire, Sheffield is home to a vibrant nightlife thanks to its large student population and renowned music scene. Head to the Plug for student-friendly drinks deals and a huge, 1,200 capacity, 3-room venue hosting bands, DJs and club nights. The Arctic Monkeys cut their teeth at the Grapes, while Leadmill leads the way in championing emerging local music. Budding thesps should opt for the Crucible Theatre home to locally-produced shows as well as the annual World Snooker Champion.
Walk the Peaks
Sheffield is only 20 minutes by car from the Peak District, England's very first National Park. Strap on your walking boots and head up to Mam Tor for stunning views over wild moorland. The charming village of Bakewell is home to a historic 13th century bridge over the River Wye.
Looking for a cheap hotel Near Hillsborough Stadium? Travelodge Sheffield Central and Travelodge Sheffield Richmond Hotel are within easy reach.