Destination guide

Travel to friendly Altrincham

The area's entertainment and theater scene are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Altrincham. Well known for its golfing, bars and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Old Trafford and Manchester Arena are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Altrincham

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do 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 Altrincham a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Northenden Golf Course (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Withington Golf Course (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Didsbury Golf Course (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Legoland Discovery Centre (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Chill FactorE (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Airkix Indoor Skydiving (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Altrincham

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Altrincham. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tatton Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Chorlton Ees Nature Reserve (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Bridgewater Canal (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Lymm Dam (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Fletcher Moss Gardens (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Didsbury Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Altrincham

Fly into Manchester (MAN), the closest airport, located 3.7 mi (5.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), which is 20.7 mi (33.4 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Manchester Hale Station, Manchester Altrincham Interchange Station and Manchester Navigation Road Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Altrincham by catching a ride on the metro at Altrincham Interchange Station, Navigation Road Station or Timperley Tram Stop.

Where to stay around Altrincham?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 457 vacation rentals near Altrincham. From 110 Houses to 306 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Altrincham for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Altrincham?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Altrincham:

  • Northern Quarter: 159 vacation rentals
  • Belle Vue: 83 vacation rentals
  • Castlefield: 64 vacation rentals
  • Central Retail District: 166 vacation rentals
  • New Islington: 105 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Altrincham?

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

  • Manchester Hale Station: 681 vacation rentals
  • Dunham Massey Hall and Gardens: 663 vacation rentals
  • Ashley Station: 740 vacation rentals
  • Manchester Altrincham Interchange Station: 687 vacation rentals
  • Manchester Navigation Road Station: 686 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Altrincham listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Altrincham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 110 Houses in Altrincham. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Altrincham include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 306 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available
  • Cabins: 22 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Altrincham?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 379 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Altrincham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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