Destination guide

Travel to friendly Alcester

Enjoy the theatre scene and other features of Alcester. Travellers especially like the bars, restaurants and golfing in this welcoming and relaxing city. Warwick Castle and Bullring Shopping Centre are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Alcester

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Alcester a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • National Exhibition Centre (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
  • The Vale Golf and Country Club (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Stratford Butterfly Farm (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Pitcheroak Golf Course (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Hatton Country World (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Widney Manor Golf Club (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alcester

Alcester is famous for its pristine countryside and beautiful gardens. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Alcester is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cannon Hill Park (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Hidcote Manor Garden (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Charlecote Park (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Dover's Hill (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Sanders Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Alcester

The nearest airport is in Birmingham (BHX), located 18 mi (28.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Coventry (CVT), which is 19.3 mi (31.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Alcester?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 310 holiday lettings near Alcester. From 106 Houses to 22 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alcester for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Alcester:

  • Birmingham City Centre: 252 holiday homes
  • Jewellery Quarter: 126 holiday homes
  • Shottery: 53 holiday homes
  • Edgbaston: 156 holiday homes
  • City Centre: 66 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 Alcester?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Alcester. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings: 912 holiday lettings
  • National Exhibition Centre (NEC): 732 holiday lettings
  • Cadbury World: 780 holiday lettings
  • Warwick Castle: 830 holiday lettings
  • Ragley Hall: 1,145 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alcester listed on HomeAway 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 Alcester?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 106 Houses in Alcester. Our other popular types of Alcester holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 140 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 140 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alcester?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Alcester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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