Car hire in Dewsbury
Car hire in Dewsbury
Close to a number of popular English towns and cities, Dewsbury is the ideal Yorkshire location to visit. Just half an hour away from Leeds via the M1 and Bradford via the A638, you'll be able to enjoy the conveniences of the cities while still making the most of Dewsbury's charm.
What I need to know
You shouldn't have any problems finding a good car hire deal in Dewsbury as the town and surrounding area has lots of providers to choose from. There is a range of vehicle types and prices available, so you should find a deal that fits your needs and budget. Use our site to compare offers to make your search simpler.
Where to pick up my car
Where you need to go to pick up your car entirely depends on the company you book with. Each car hire provider has its own location, so bear this in mind when booking. Our site shows you on a map where each provider is based to make your choice much simpler.
“The pick-up was easy, it took 5 minutes from arriving at the desk to driving out the car, and the return took even less time.”
Where to go
There is a brilliant mix of countryside, historic building and modern touches making up Dewsbury, so you get the best of all worlds. From stunning parks to museums and shopping opportunities, hiring a car will ensure you get to experience all that this beautiful Yorkshire town has to offer.
Dewsbury's location close to Leeds means that it is ideally placed for you to pop into the city. Not only is Leeds home to the largest indoor market in Europe, the stunning city is perfect for shopping, has an amazing mix of restaurants and always has a great atmosphere.
Around an hour away from Dewsbury via the M1 and A64 is the wonderfully historic city of York. Here you can park up and explore the Famous Shambles on foot, where you'll find lots of hidden gems. You may also want to visit the impressive York Minster, which is stunning inside and out.
Eating and drinking
Yorkshire is definitely one of the best places to go for hearty foods and Dewsbury doesn't fail to deliver. From proper Yorkshire puddings to delicious parkin, you'll find all the Yorkshire favourites. There's a great mix of friendly pubs, small cafes and fine restaurants too so you can enjoy a bit of everything.
Things to do
For a fun day out with the whole family, head to Ponderosa Rural Therapeutic Centre, which has kids play areas, a zip wire slide and animals. There is an on-site cafe and a lot to fit into your visit. You can also pay a visit to the National Coal Mining Museum for England, which has some interesting exhibitions, including underground tours.
One of the most beautiful buildings in Dewsbury is the Victorian-era town hall, which is hard to miss. Featuring stunning architecture, it's worth stopping off to see.
For more of a day out, visit Oakwell Hall and Country Park. Set in gorgeous greenery, the hall was built in 1583 and features traditionally decorated rooms.
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