Things to do near Bella Wood View in South Yorkshire

Garden picnic at Bella Wood View

Bella Wood View sits in the rural village of Goldthorpe and is surrounded by an abundance of green space, but it also has great links to surrounding towns and cities - and for that reason, it attracts people looking for the perfect balance between countryside and convenience. 

Transport links Bella Wood View

There are a number of things to see and do in the surrounding region and if you’re thinking of moving there, then you might want to check out our little local guide of places to visit.


It might be an obvious one, but there’s plenty to do right on its doorstep. Goldthorpe Green is a perfect place for a picnic and the nearby Dearne Valley Country Park is a haven for wildlife lovers. There are also several spots along the transpennine trail and the River Dearne to enjoy whether it’s hiking, jogging or fishing you’re after.  

A church in Goldthorpe


Yorkshire’s medieval castles are a must-visit for anyone exploring the region and the impressive Conisbrough Castle is a mere 15 minutes drive from Bella Wood View.

The Peak District:

The development also offers easy access to the Peak District, where you’ll find stunning scenery and walking trails.

Shopping centres:

It’s located between Doncaster and Barnsley, so if you’re in need of some retail therapy - or need a new pair of walking boots - you’ll find a range of options from the big shopping centres to bustling British markets.

Big cities:

You can also get to South Yorkshire’s biggest city, Sheffield in under an hour by car or train, with easy access to the A1 and a railway station within walking distance

Street scene of Countryside homes

These are just a few of the things you can do in and around Goldthorpe. There are also several other villages, cafes, and pubs nearby to keep you busy before you return home to relax in your own summer sanctuary.