Where to stay around West Midlands?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 360 holiday lettings near West Midlands. From 254 cottages to 33 apartments, 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 West Midlands is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in West Midlands?

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

  • Lichfield: 36 holiday homes
  • Wolverhampton: 146 holiday homes
  • Heart of England: 27 holiday homes
  • Tamworth District: 47 holiday homes
  • Stourbridge: 275 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in West Midlands! 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 West Midlands?

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

  • Wolverhampton: 146 holiday lettings
  • Stourbridge: 275 holiday lettings
  • Four Crosses: 33 holiday lettings
  • Cannock: 40 holiday lettings
  • Alrewas: 37 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 West Midlands?

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 West Midlands are:

  • Birmingham Airport (BHX): 379 self catering accommodations
  • Nottingham East Midlands Airport (EMA): 233 self catering accommodations
  • Manchester Airport (MAN): 594 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 West Midlands?

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

  • Cannock Shopping Centre: 221 holiday rentals
  • Loomer Road Stadium: 404 holiday rentals
  • Hagley Hall: 346 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Cannock Chase: 242 holiday rentals
  • Oak House: 255 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around West Midlands 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.

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Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in West Midlands, England, Your Home Away From Home

Situated in the west of the area known as “The Midlands”, in the heart of England, is the region of the West Midlands. A West Midlands holiday provides travellers will everything they could want in a trip away from home. There are plenty of cities, towns and villages to explore as well as miles and miles of rolling countryside to utilise for outdoor activities. One thing is for certain, if you choose a West Midlands holiday - you will be exhausted but very happy on your return home!

Things to Do on Holiday in West Midlands, England

The list of the activities and outdoor pursuits available on a West Midlands holiday is far reaching and you certainly won’t be able to fit them all in during your trip! Amongst the popular activities available in the region are golf, tennis, football, swimming, freshwater fishing, paintball, go karting, archery, hot air ballooning, sailing, canoeing, rock climbing, abseiling and falconry. The region is also home to a part of The Peak District National Park, in north Staffordshire, and this is a perfect spot to pay a visit and enjoy the great outdoors.

Places to Visit on Holiday in West Midlands, England

Although there are a great many wonderful places to explore in the West Midlands region you will unfortunately not be able to visit them all during your stay! If you have to pick and choose then Birmingham is a wonderful city to visit and is home to many fantastic attractions. The area of Aston in the city is home to Aston Hall, an impressive Jacobean house built by Sir Thomas Holte in 1618. The house was not completed until 1635 and has seen some colourful events during its lifetime such as a lady tight-rope walker being killed during a fete in 1863. Also in the area of Aston is the Aston Transport Museum, a large shed hiding many great transportation vehicles from throughout British history. Other cities in the region that you may wish to include are Worcester, Shrewsbury, Coventry and Stoke-on-Trent.

Weather in West Midlands, England

We all like to have wonderful weather on our holidays and so you will be pleased to hear that if you book a West Midlands holiday rental cottage you can expect to enjoy warm summers but very cool winters. July and August are usually the warmest months of the year, which sees visitors basking in temperatures reaching around 21 degrees Celsius. The winter months of January and February see the daytime temperature drop to anywhere between 2 and 6 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for the region is 25 inches.

Travel to West Midlands, England

Beginning a West Midlands holiday is very straightforward. It is most likely that you will arrive at Birmingham Airport (BHX) to begin your trip and there are several airlines offering cheap flights to this destination including Flybe, Eastern Airways and BMI. Passengers can leave other parts of the UK from airports such as Edinburgh (EDI), Newcastle(NCL), Norwich (NWI) and Belfast (BFS).

Coventry in the West Midlands will be hosting events during the London Olympics, and with accommodation in Coventy in the West Midlands for the Olympic Games, you're right next to the sporting action.