Destination guide

Travel to friendly Alderley Edge

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Alderley Edge. Travellers especially like the bars, restaurants and shopping in this welcoming and walkable city. Old Trafford and Manchester Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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.


Activities and attractions in Alderley Edge

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Alderley Edge has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Didsbury Golf Course (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Northenden Golf Course (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Withington Golf Course (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Centre (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • MediaCityUK (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Alderley Edge

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

  • Tatton Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Fletcher Moss Gardens (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Didsbury Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Lyme Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Chorlton Ees Nature Reserve (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Platt Fields Park (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Alderley Edge

Fly into Manchester (MAN), the closest airport, located 4.6 mi (7.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), which is 25.2 mi (40.6 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Alderley Edge Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Alderley Edge?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 183 holiday lettings around Alderley Edge. From 62 flats & apartments to 49 houses, 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 Alderley Edge?

There's nothing as serene as a rural escape. Think peaceful walks in nature, quaint local cafes and the melody of crickets at night. We're ready. Are you? HomeAway has 36 countryside holiday rentals in this destination. Searching for a different holiday vibe? See if any of our other properties float your boat. Our options for this destination include:

  • 22 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 10 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 10 riverside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Alderley Edge?

There's no need to miss out on the conveniences of home just because you're going on holiday. Sit back and relax in an apartment and experience the area like a local. You can take your pick from 69 different options on HomeAway. If you make your reservation quickly, you could spend as little as £47 a night. Or maybe you'd rather try one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 51 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £30 per night.
  • Hotel: 46 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £39 per night.
  • Cottage: 38 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £45 per night.

Can I stay in Alderley Edge in a large group?

Whether you're hitting the road on a special getaway with the extended family or spending a few nights away with your old school gang, it's always stacks of fun staying in a new place together! The best news is that HomeAway has places to suit. The top choice for large groups here are apartment holiday rentals, and we have 14 available. Rental properties in this area that are just right for bigger groups include:

  • Are you looking for properties that can sleep 6 people? We have 64 that will be ideal. The prices start from £45 per night.
  • If you have 5 in your crew, you'll be happy to find out that there are 21 rental properties that are suitable. Prices begin at just £66 per night.
  • Going away with 10 guests? We offer 18 rental properties that will be perfect. Prices start from £197 a night.

You and the squad will be well catered to when you plan your Alderley Edge getaway with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Alderley Edge?

There are friends, there is family and then there are friends that become family. Reconnect with those you hold dearest and plan an economical getaway with HomeAway. When it comes to discovering a terrific deal, your first stop should be Spinningfields. Here, HomeAway has 73 holiday rentals at an average price of £97 per night. Another 75 HomeAway holiday rentals are on offer in or around Northern Quarter. With an average price of £99 per night, you're sure to get a deal worth bragging to your friends about.