Where to stay around Stratford-upon-Avon?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 551 holiday lettings near Stratford-upon-Avon. From 352 cottages to 68 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Stratford-upon-Avon area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Stratford-upon-Avon?

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

  • Anne Hathaway's Cottage: 856 holiday lettings
  • Royal Shakespeare Theatre: 841 holiday lettings
  • Stratford-upon-Avon College: 837 holiday lettings
  • Nash's House: 840 holiday lettings
  • Holy Trinity Church: 857 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Stratford-upon-Avon 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 cottages in Stratford-upon-Avon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 352 cottages in Stratford-upon-Avon. Our other popular types of Stratford-upon-Avon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 68 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 46 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 Stratford-upon-Avon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Stratford-upon-Avon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Stratford-upon-Avon, England your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a pretty and historic town in England should stay in Stratford-upon-Avon. Located in the county of Warwickshire, this is the home of William Shakespeare and has many things for visitors to see and do. Holidaymakers here will numerous places to stay including self catering accommodation, cottages and B&Bs.

    Things to do on holiday to Stratford-upon-Avon, England

    Holidaymakers staying in Stratford-upon-Avon will be able to try many different kinds of activities. The historic town and countryside are well worth exploring by hiking, cycling and horse riding. Tourists can get a different perspective of the town and surrounding area by taking a hot air balloon trip. The river offers visitors the chance to go swimming, canoeing or take a scenic boat ride as well as fishing. Golf fans will find plenty of good courses in and around Stratford including the 18-hole Stratford on Avon Golf Club. Other popular activities here include mini golf, tennis, mountain biking and bird watching. There are excellent bars, cafes and restaurants in the town serving a delicious selection of dishes from around the world. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food, drink and other provisions from shops in Stratford-upon-Avon.

    Places to visit on holiday to Stratford-upon-Avon, England

    Visitors to Stratford-upon-Avon will find many places of interest with great connections to the town’s most famous son – William Shakespeare. For example holidaymakers can visit the birth place of the famous writer, the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the childhood home of his wife – Anne Hathaway. There are other buildings connected to Shakespeare that are well worth a visit such as Mary Arden’s Farm, Nash’s House & New Place and Hall’s Croft. The town also features impressive religious buildings such as the Holy Trinity church. Nature lovers and horticulturalists should pay a visit to Bancroft Gardens and the Butterfly Farm. The MAD (Mechanical Art & Design) Museum in Stratford-upon-Avon is a fascinating place to visit as well for those interested in science, art and engineering.

    Weather in Stratford-upon-Avon, England

    The warmest time of the year to visit this part of England is generally July and August when the average high is approximately 20 degrees centigrade. However, the driest weather tends to be during late spring, while November, December and January are the wettest months with an average of 600mm falling throughout the year.

    Travel to Stratford-upon-Avon, England

    Birmingham Airport (BHX) is approximately 40 minute’s drive from Stratford-upon-Aon via the M42 motorway. Flights arrive here from Amsterdam (AMS), Barcelona (BCN), Brussels (BRU), Dublin (DUB), Frankfurt (FRA), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO), Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) and Zurich (ZRH) amongst other airports. Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and National are car rental firms located at the airport. In addition to this, trains run hourly to and from Birmingham to Stratford-upon-Avon with London Midland Trains and there are also trains to London every two hours.

    Activities and attractions in Weston Upon Avon

    Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Weston Upon Avon has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Stratford Butterfly Farm (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
    • The Vale Golf and Country Club (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
    • Hatton Country World (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
    • Pitcheroak Golf Course (12 mi / 19.3 km)
    • Feldon Valley Golf Course (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
    • Cotswold Falconry Centre (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Weston Upon Avon

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Weston Upon Avon is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Hidcote Manor Garden (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
    • Charlecote Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Dover's Hill (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Batsford Arboretum (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Hillfield Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)