Where to stay around Leicestershire?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 67 holiday lettings near Leicestershire. From 21 Bungalows to 21 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Leicestershire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Leicestershire?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Leicestershire. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Leicester: 135 holiday homes
  • Loughborough: 151 holiday homes
  • Oakham: 74 holiday homes
  • Harborough District: 205 holiday homes
  • Bottesford: 24 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Leicestershire! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Leicestershire?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Leicestershire with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Leicester: 135 holiday lettings
  • Loughborough: 151 holiday lettings
  • Oakham: 74 holiday lettings
  • Melton Mowbray: 28 holiday lettings
  • Market Harborough: 103 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Leicestershire?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Leicestershire are:

  • Nottingham East Midlands Airport (EMA): 281 self catering accommodations
  • Birmingham Airport (BHX): 429 self catering accommodations
  • Northampton, England (ORM-Sywell Aerodrome): 140 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Leicestershire?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Leicestershire. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Belvoir Castle: 152 holiday rentals
  • Loughborough University: 170 holiday rentals
  • Syston Station: 167 holiday rentals
  • Highcross Shopping Centre: 123 holiday rentals
  • East Midlands Parkway Station: 289 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Leicestershire listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.


Leicestershire is filled with history and attractions that offer a glimpse into the areas past, yet is also contains some of the most contemporary and occasionally outrageous architecture in the country. There are still steam trains to be caught here that will take you along miles of preserved tracks out into county side for a perfect family picnic. Holiday cottages in Leicestershire can place you in a picturesque village surrounded by green pastures and open farmland for a relaxing holiday.

Leicestershire - Attractions

There are lots of attractions that offer activities for families to enjoy around the county. The National Space Centre offers lots of hands on activities that the kids can enjoy, it also houses the largest and most impressive planetarium in the country. All of the holiday accommodation in Leicestershire is close to some of the areas attractions. The Great Central Railway allows you to travel back in time on an authentic steam train through the Leicestershire countryside. Take a trip even further back in time and explore the Roman villas in Leicestershire along with Iron Age settlements.

Leicestershire - Activities

Outdoor activities can be enjoyed at the Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre, right in the heart of the city. If city life is something you want to experience an apartment in Leicestershire would be a good accommodation choice. Abbey Park has plenty to keep the children amused including a pet’s corner where they can interact with some friendly animals. Bradgate Park makes the perfect spot for a picnic, part of the beautiful Charnwood Forest and next to the Cropston Reservoir. Many people choose holiday rentals in Leicestershire because they love the countryside here with those that want to make the very most of it opting to buy holiday homes in Leicestershire that they can return to again and again.