Visit Huddersfield - be Inspired!

Discover Huddersfield

This quirky corner of West Yorkshire, combines inspirational scenery with traditional market towns. A unique destination for short breaks, family fun or a romantic getaway; explore the riverside villages of Holmfirth and Marsden, culturally diverse Huddersfield or discover the infamous pie town Denby Dale.

With superb scenery, landscapes and walking and cycling opportunities, Holmfirth and the surrounding areas are the perfect place if you prefer a relaxing country walking holiday to bustling cities.

With picturesque moors, the picture-postcard town of Holmfirth, or the towpaths of the canals and rivers of the Holme Valley few regions offer the richness of choice and the striking contrasts to discover the breath-taking outdoors of the Yorkshire Pennines.

Accommodation in Huddersfield

Woodview Farm

Huddersfield, HD4 6UL, United Kingdom

The Old Golf House Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

New Hey Road, Huddersfield, HD3 3YP, United Kingdom

Paramount Suites

8 John William Street, Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Attractions in Huddersfield

Food & Drink @ The Woodman Inn

The Woodman Inn, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD8 0PX

Hinchliffe’s Farm Shop and The Rusty Bull Restaurant

Netherton Moor Road, Netherton, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD4 7LE

Greenhead Park

Trinity Street, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 4DT

FAQs about Huddersfield

What famous people come from Huddersfield?

Harry Potter director, John Tiffany MBE, is originally from the town. Other famous children include Simon Armitage, the poet Laureate, and perhaps the most famous of all, the actor Sir Patrick Stewart, who was memorable in Star Trek and X Men.

Is Huddersfield a City?

Huddersfield is not a city, it is a town. The town’s football club is even called Huddersfield Town!

Are Huddersfield Town football club in the Premier League?

Huddersfield Town currently (2022/23) play in the Championship, England’s second tier of football, after being relegated from the Premier League at the end of the 2019/20 season. They’d been promoted in 2017, following a win in the Playoffs.

Where next after Huddersfield?

For a change of pace, why not head to the Peak District? Alternatively, head inland to Leeds or York for bigger city experience, or North to the magnificent Yorkshire Dales.