Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Bishop's Stortford

Learn about the unique charm of Bishop's Stortford with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its bars and restaurants. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Bishop's Stortford

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Bishop's Stortford a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bishop's Stortford Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Ash Valley Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Chelmsford City Racecourse (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Towerlands Park Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Paradise Wildlife Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Bentley Golf Club (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bishop's Stortford

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bishop's Stortford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hatfield Forest (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • The Common (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Bridge End Gardens (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Lee Valley Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Braintree Public Gardens (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Willow Cottage Theatre (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bishop's Stortford

The nearest airport is in London (STN-Stansted), located 2.6 mi (4.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Cambridge (CBG), which is 23.2 mi (37.3 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Bishops Stortford Station, Stansted Airport Station and Bishop's Stortford Elsenham Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bishop's Stortford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 53 holiday lettings around Bishop's Stortford. From 23 flats & apartments to 19 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bishop's Stortford?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bishop's Stortford:

  • Haringey: 231 holiday homes
  • Redbridge: 76 holiday homes
  • Waltham Forest: 110 holiday homes
  • Havering: 40 holiday homes
  • Coppetts: 30 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Bishop's Stortford?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bishop's Stortford. From Vrbo UK travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bishops Stortford Station: 214 holiday lettings
  • Bishop's Stortford Golf Club: 192 holiday lettings
  • Rhodes Arts Complex: 216 holiday lettings
  • London South Tottenham Station: 9,941 holiday lettings
  • Kelvedon Hatch Secret Nuclear Bunker: 2,982 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bishop's Stortford listed on Vrbo UK 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 Flats in Bishop's Stortford?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 23 Flats in Bishop's Stortford. Our other popular types of Bishop's Stortford holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bishop's Stortford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Bishop's Stortford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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