Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Stockport

The riverfront and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Stockport. This welcoming city is known for its bars, golfing and restaurants. Manchester Arena and Old Trafford are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Stockport

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Stockport a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Didsbury Golf Course (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Withington Golf Course (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Northenden Golf Course (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • MediaCityUK (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Blackley Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Stonerig Raceway (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stockport

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Stockport is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lyme Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Millennium Walkway (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Fletcher Moss Gardens (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Didsbury Park (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Platt Fields Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Whitworth Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Stockport

Fly into Manchester (MAN), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.2 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 31 mi (49.9 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Manchester Hazel Grove Station, Manchester Woodsmoor Station and Manchester Rose Hill Station are the main stations in the area.

Can I find a vacation rental around Stockport?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 673 vacation rentals near Stockport. From 205 Houses to 276 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 Stockport for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Stockport:

  • Northern Quarter: 125 vacation rentals
  • Belle Vue: 69 vacation rentals
  • Castlefield: 51 vacation rentals
  • Central Retail District: 133 vacation rentals
  • New Islington: 91 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 Stockport?

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

  • Stockport Station: 974 vacation rentals
  • Disley Station: 1,362 vacation rentals
  • Poynton Station: 1,100 vacation rentals
  • Manchester Marple Station: 1,211 vacation rentals
  • Manchester Hazel Grove Station: 1,136 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stockport 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 Stockport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 205 Houses in Stockport. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Stockport include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 276 rentals available
  • Cabins: 159 rentals available
  • Cottages: 159 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 pool in Stockport?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Stockport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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