Destination guide

The captivating city of Stroud awaits you

The area's entertainment and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Stroud. Well known for its golfing, bars and cheese shops, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Stroud

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Stroud a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gloucester Ski and Snowboard Centre (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Cattle Country Adventure Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Cirencester Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Cotswold Country Park and Beach (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • The Players Golf Club (18 mi / 29 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stroud

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Stroud. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Minchinhampton Common (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Haresfield Beacon (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Rococo Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Newark Park (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Highgrove House and Gardens (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Stroud

Fly into Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), the closest airport, located 32.5 mi (52.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Birmingham (BHX), which is 53 mi (85.4 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Stroud Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Stroud, GB?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 646 vacation rentals around Stroud. From 344 cottage rentals to 344 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a rural property in Stroud?

Nothing is quite like the refreshing stillness of rural life. No thundering traffic or blaring car horns. Just you and the calm of the countryside! Vrbo has 206 countryside rental properties in this destination. Open to more ideas? Vrbo has a bunch more rental options to explore, including:

  • 125 village vacation rentals.
  • 64 town vacation rentals.
  • 43 waterfront vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Stroud?

Instead of getting a forgettable, cookie-cutter hotel room this vacation, you could rent an entire house. You'll be part of the neighborhood in no time! There are 335 houses currently on Vrbo. Prices begin at $85 a night. Or maybe you'd rather go for one of the area's other sought-after property options, such as:

  • Cottage: 243 vacation homes. Prices start from $87 per night.
  • Apartment: 123 vacation homes. Prices start from $71 per night.
  • Hotel: 54 vacation homes. Prices start from $46 per night.

Can I stay in Stroud in a large group?

The recipe for a perfect vacation is chilling out with friends and family in a completely new place. If you're traveling with a big group, Vrbo has options for you. Presently, house vacation homes are the latest thing for large groups of visitors here, and you'll find 60 featured on our database. Rental properties around this area that are just right for bigger groups include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we offer 296 vacation homes suited to that size. Book a night from just $47.
  • Keen to find a place for 8 people? We have 148 that will suit. You can book one for as little as $130 a night.
  • Seeking out properties for rent catering to 10 people? You'll be pleased to discover we have 108 that'll be ideal. You can bag one from just $261 per night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you can bring along your uncle, your cousin and all your friends to Stroud.