Destination guide

The natural setting of Stafford is ready to explore

The area's history and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Stafford. This welcoming city allures visitors with its bars and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Stafford

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Stafford a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Go Ape Cannock Chase (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Cannock Park Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Uttoxeter Racecourse (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • South Straffordshire Golf Club (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Alton Towers (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Telford Ice Rink (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stafford

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stafford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Trentham Gardens (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Parkhall Country Park (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Walsall Arboretum (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Telford Town Park (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • National Memorial Arboretum (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Himley Hall and Park (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Stafford

Fly into Birmingham (BHX), the closest airport, located 29.3 mi (47.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to East Midlands (EMA), which is 32.9 mi (53 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Stafford Station or Penkridge Station and explore the city from there.

How many vacation rentals are available around Stafford, GB?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 64 vacation rentals around Stafford. From 36 cabin rentals to 36 cottage rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Stafford?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Stafford. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Stafford Gatehouse Theatre: 322 vacation rentals
  • Stafford (XVB-Stafford Train Station): 321 vacation rentals
  • Stafford Castle: 333 vacation rentals
  • Ancient High House: 318 vacation rentals
  • Stafford Station: 320 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stafford listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Stafford?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 36 Cabins in Stafford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Stafford include:

  • Cottages: 36 rentals available
  • Houses: 8 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 36 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Stafford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Stafford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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