Where to stay around Staffordshire?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 371 holiday lettings near Staffordshire. From 253 cottages to 39 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Staffordshire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Staffordshire?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Staffordshire. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Ashbourne: 423 holiday homes
  • Stoke-on-Trent: 269 holiday homes
  • Leek: 338 holiday homes
  • Alton Towers: 1,060 holiday homes
  • Alton: 249 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Staffordshire! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Staffordshire?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Staffordshire with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Ashbourne: 423 holiday lettings
  • Stoke-on-Trent: 269 holiday lettings
  • Leek: 338 holiday lettings
  • Alton: 249 holiday lettings
  • Burton upon Trent: 141 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Staffordshire?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Staffordshire are:

  • Birmingham Airport (BHX): 379 self catering accommodations
  • Nottingham East Midlands Airport (EMA): 233 self catering accommodations
  • Manchester Airport (MAN): 594 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Staffordshire?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Staffordshire. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Alton Towers: 1,060 holiday rentals
  • Go Ape Cannock Chase: 220 holiday rentals
  • Trentham Gardens: 397 holiday rentals
  • Staffordshire University: 469 holiday rentals
  • Burton On Trent Station: 306 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Staffordshire listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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Make a holiday cottages in Staffordshire your home away from home

Staffordshire lies in the Heart of England, and is home to some of the countries best known family attractions. Encompassing some of England’s most renowned countryside, including parks of the Peak District, Cannock Chase and the National Forest, it is fantastically easy to loose yourself in the open countryside from a self catering Staffordshire holiday cottage.

Things to do in Staffordshire

Family entertainment is wonderfully easy to come by from Staffordshire accommodation. Children, of any age, will be delighted by the prospects of a day out at Alton Towers, Drayton Manor or the Waterworld aqua theme park. There is even a year round winter wonderland to enjoy from a Staffordshire cottage; the SnowDome in Tamworth. The attractions of Staffordshire by no means stop there. Older families may enjoy Britain’s only Monkey Forest, Stafford and Tamworth Castles and tours of the world famous Wedgewood Pottery.

The stunning landscapes of Staffordshire are a huge attraction, attraction many thousands of visits to rural houses to rent in Staffordshire each year. There are limitless opportunities to walk, mountain bike and ride horses through the stunning Peak District National Park, the historic heath and woodland scenery of Cannock Chase, the ancient woodlands of the National Forest. Walking and riding holidays absolutely thrive from rural houses to rent in Staffordshire.

There are some magnificent golf courses to play in Staffordshire too. The Three Hammers Golf Club and Penn golf Club are both excellent courses to play from Staffordshire accommodation, but there are a great range to choose from.

Places to visit in Staffordshire

Burton upon Trent is the largest town in the National Forest, standing on both the Mersey Canal and the River Trent. Fantastically scenic and perfectly located for outdoor activity holidays in Staffordshire, Burton upon Trent is also known as a British beer brewing capital.

Travel to Staffordshire

There is no airport in Staffordshire, but Manchester Airport is only a few miles outside the county. The whole area is easily accessible by both road and rail, so you should have no trouble in reaching your rural house to rent in Staffordshire.

Activities and attractions in Staffordshire

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

  • Go Ape Cannock Chase (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Uttoxeter Racecourse (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Alton Towers (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Cannock Park Golf Club (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • South Straffordshire Golf Club (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)

Exploring the natural features in Staffordshire

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Staffordshire is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens (27.3 mi / 43.9 km)
  • Cannon Hill Park (28.5 mi / 45.8 km)
  • Parkhall Country Park (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Trentham Gardens (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • National Memorial Arboretum (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Dovedale National Nature Reserve (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)