Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Stockport

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Stockport. This welcoming city is known for its bars, golfing and restaurants. Manchester Arena and Old Trafford are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Stockport

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Stockport a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Didsbury Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Withington Golf Course (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Northenden Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • MediaCityUK (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Blackley Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Stonerig Raceway (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stockport

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Stockport is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lyme Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Millennium Walkway (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Fletcher Moss Gardens (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Didsbury Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Platt Fields Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Whitworth Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Stockport

Fly into Manchester (MAN), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), which is 31 mi (49.9 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Manchester Hazel Grove Station, Manchester Woodsmoor Station and Manchester Rose Hill Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Stockport?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 718 holiday lettings near Stockport. From 193 Houses to 337 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Stockport for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Stockport:

  • Belle Vue: 83 holiday homes
  • Northern Quarter: 158 holiday homes
  • Central Retail District: 162 holiday homes
  • New Islington: 105 holiday homes
  • Castlefield: 63 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 Stockport?

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

  • Poynton Station: 1,094 holiday lettings
  • Lyme Park: 1,399 holiday lettings
  • Manchester Heaton Chapel Station: 902 holiday lettings
  • Manchester Hazel Grove Station: 1,128 holiday lettings
  • Manchester Romiley Station: 1,121 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Stockport 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 Stockport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 193 Houses in Stockport. Our other popular types of Stockport holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 337 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 156 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Stockport?

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

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