Destination guide

The natural setting of Stafford is ready to explore

The area's history and art galleries are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Stafford. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its bars and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Stafford

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Stafford a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Go Ape Cannock Chase (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Cannock Park Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Uttoxeter Racecourse (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • South Straffordshire Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Alton Towers (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Telford Ice Rink (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stafford

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stafford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Trentham Gardens (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Parkhall Country Park (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Walsall Arboretum (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Telford Town Park (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • National Memorial Arboretum (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Himley Hall and Park (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Stafford

Fly into Birmingham (BHX), the closest airport, located 29.3 mi (47.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to East Midlands (EMA), which is 32.9 mi (53 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Stafford Station or Penkridge Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around Stafford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 59 holiday lettings around Stafford. From 32 cabins to 32 cottages, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Stafford? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Stafford. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Stafford (XVB-Stafford Train Station): 321 holiday lettings
  • Stafford Station: 320 holiday lettings
  • St Chad's Church: 323 holiday lettings
  • Stafford Gatehouse Theatre: 322 holiday lettings
  • Gentleshaw Birds of Prey and Wildlife Centre: 340 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Stafford 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 Cabins in Stafford?

Yes, of course. offers 32 Cabins in Stafford. Our other popular types of Stafford holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 32 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Stafford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Stafford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.