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Make a holiday rental cottage or rural house to rent 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.

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                                                                                                      A lovely self catering accommodation. Exactly what we expected.

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                                                                                                      Nice situation. Gorgeous, warm converted barn. Would not hesitate booking this again.
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                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017

                                                                                                      Excellent Cosy Apartment

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                                                                                                      We stayed two nights in this gorgeous little apartment in central St Albans. The apartment is great with quirky features but modern fittings appropriate for any stay. The bedroom, lounge/kitchen and bathroom are all very separate so it really feels like home. All the things you might need were there including instructions if there was a problem. Collecting the keys was easy as was entry into the apartment and instructions for the wifi (which we all really depend on so much these days) You could eat in as the kitchen is very well equipped and Tesco and M&S are within about 5 mins walk. Equally there are probably 40 restaurants also within 5 mins walk so plenty of choice. We used it as a base to go to London one day which can be reached in about 20 minutes if you catch the right train. St Albans City station is about 15 mins walk. Just give some thought to where you might park your car. Outside is free if you can get a space but with markets on Wed and Sat you will have to move it on those days. There are pay car parks within 5 mins walk (about £10 for 24 hours parking which is not so bad) All in all a great stay and we would definite recommend and hope to stay again ourselves
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Feb 05, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Feb 2017