Destination guide

The friendly area of Shipston on Stour awaits your stay

Learn about the unique charm of Shipston on Stour with a stay in a holiday home rental. Travellers especially like the bars, restaurants and chocolate shops in this welcoming and trendy city. Warwick Castle and Swan Theatre 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 Shipston on Stour

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Shipston on Stour has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Feldon Valley Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Cotswold Falconry Centre (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Chipping Norton Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Fairytale Farm (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Stratford Butterfly Farm (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Cotswold Farm Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shipston on Stour

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Shipston on Stour. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hidcote Manor Garden (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Batsford Arboretum (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Dover's Hill (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Charlecote Park (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Rousham House and Gardens (16.6 mi / 26.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Shipston on Stour

Fly into Oxford (OXF), the closest airport, located 20.3 mi (32.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Coventry (CVT), which is 22.2 mi (35.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Shipston-on-Stour?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 599 holiday lettings around Shipston-on-Stour. From 434 cottages to 41 flats & apartments, 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 Shipston-on-Stour?

There's nothing as tranquil as a countryside escape. Think long roams in natural surrounds, cosy local boutiques and stargazing at night. We're ready. Are you? HomeAway has 195 rural holiday properties in this destination. Of course, that might not be everyone's style. Luckily, HomeAway has heaps of other choices, including:

  • 111 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 67 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 32 riverside holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Shipston-on-Stour in a large group?

There's nothing quite like exploring somewhere totally new with family and friends. And the great news is HomeAway has some options suitable for large groups. The favourite option for large groups here are cottage holiday rentals, and we have 57 available. Properties for rent in this area that are just right for bigger groups include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we've got 291 rental properties ideal for that size. Spend a night for as little as £78.
  • Need somewhere for 5 people? We have 153 that will be perfect. You can book one for as little as £74 a night.
  • Travelling with 8 guests? We've got 132 rental accommodation that will meet your needs. Prices start from £200 per night.

You and all your mates will be well catered to when you organise your Shipston-on-Stour escape with us!