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 private vacation home. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers 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 vacation home and check out everything that makes Bishop's Stortford a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 traveler 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 center:

  • 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 center. 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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Bishop's Stortford?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 62 vacation rentals near Bishop's Stortford. From 23 Houses to 16 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bishop's Stortford are on HomeAway.

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

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 Bishop's Stortford:

  • Stratford: 366 vacation rentals
  • Fortis Green: 28 vacation rentals
  • Haringey: 273 vacation rentals
  • Walthamstow: 41 vacation rentals
  • Hornsey: 49 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 Bishop's Stortford?

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

  • Bishops Stortford Station: 203 vacation rentals
  • Rhodes Arts Complex: 204 vacation rentals
  • Bishop's Stortford Golf Club: 195 vacation rentals
  • Imperial War Museum Duxford: 374 vacation rentals
  • Enfield Angel Road Station: 11,874 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bishop's Stortford 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 Bishop's Stortford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 23 Houses in Bishop's Stortford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bishop's Stortford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 rentals available
  • Cottages: 7 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Bishop's Stortford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 45 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Bishop's Stortford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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