Destination guide

Friendly Worcester will entice you

Take a holiday to Worcester and enjoy the area's cathedral, monuments and entertainment. Well known for its riverfront, bars and gardens, this welcoming city won't disappoint. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Worcester

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Worcester a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Worcester Racecourse (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • The Vale Golf and Country Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Kidderminster Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • West Midland Safari Park (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Pitcheroak Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Highley Station Visitor Centre (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Worcester

Worcester is famous for its stunning river views, beautiful gardens and pristine countryside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Worcester is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sanders Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Lickey Hills Country Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Woodgate Valley Country Park (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Dover's Hill (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
  • Pittville Park (20.7 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Titterstone Clee Hill (21 mi / 33.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Worcester

The nearest airport is in Birmingham (BHX), located 27.3 mi (44 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Coventry (CVT), which is 33.1 mi (53.3 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Worcester Foregate Street Station or Worcester Shrub Hill Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around Worcester?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 227 holiday lettings around Worcester. From 138 cottages to 138 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Worcester?

If you are searching for a quiet retreat from city life, listen up! Leave the noisy hustle and bustle behind and delight in the soothing sounds of the countryside. HomeAway has 99 countryside holiday rentals in this destination. On the hunt for something a little different? See if any of our other properties steal your heart. Our options for this destination include:

  • 41 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 34 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 23 riverside holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Worcester in a large group?

There's nothing quite as exciting as exploring somewhere totally new with close friends and family. The best news is HomeAway has places to suit big groups. 13 cottage holiday rentals are ready to be booked. Presently, they're the most popular choice here for large groups. The holiday properties that are perfect for large numbers here include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 64 rental accommodation suitable for that size. Book a night from just £79.
  • After a rental property for 5 guests? We have 49 that will be ideal. The starting price is £109 a night.
  • Travelling with a group of 8? We have 24 rental accommodation that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £359 a night.

Your whole squad will be more than satisfied when you arrange your Worcester holiday through us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Worcester?

Tight hotel rooms are no place to spend those precious holiday moments! Discover our value-for-money holiday rentals now and ensure everyone in your group has enough room to move. Great Malvern is a good area to check out if you want to keep a handle on your budget. HomeAway has 15 holiday rentals, and the average price is a very agreeable £115 per night. There are another 7 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting to be booked in or around Diglis. The average price in this area is £122 per night.