Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Swadlincote

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Swadlincote. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bars, zoo and theme park. Ashby de la Zouch Castle and Jewry Wall are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Swadlincote

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Swadlincote has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Twycross Zoo (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • The Snow Dome (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Donington Park Racing Circuit (10.2 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Drayton Manor Theme Park (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Ash End House Children's Farm (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Mallory Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Swadlincote

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Swadlincote is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Memorial Arboretum (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Kingsbury Water Park (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Sutton Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Walsall Arboretum (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Victoria Park (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Swadlincote

Fly into East Midlands (EMA), the closest airport, located 11.9 mi (19.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Birmingham (BHX), which is 20.6 mi (33.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Swadlincote?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 171 holiday lettings around Swadlincote. From 35 houses to 60 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Swadlincote?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Swadlincote:

  • Birmingham City Centre: 267 holiday homes
  • Sheldon: 24 holiday homes
  • Moseley: 15 holiday homes
  • Edgbaston: 160 holiday homes
  • Business District: 136 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Swadlincote? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Swadlincote. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Drayton Manor Theme Park: 733 holiday lettings
  • Alton Towers: 1,157 holiday lettings
  • University of Nottingham Sutton Bonington Campus: 410 holiday lettings
  • Sarehole Mill: 901 holiday lettings
  • National Exhibition Centre (NEC): 834 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Swadlincote listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Swadlincote?

Yes, of course. offers 35 Houses in Swadlincote. Our other popular types of Swadlincote holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 62 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 60 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Swadlincote?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Swadlincote. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.