Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Stoke-on-Trent

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Stoke-on-Trent. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the theme park, bars and sledding. 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

Activities and attractions in Stoke-on-Trent

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Stoke-on-Trent a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alton Towers (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Uttoxeter Racecourse (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Go Ape Cannock Chase (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Oulton Park Circuit (21.2 mi / 34.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Stoke-on-Trent

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Stoke-on-Trent. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parkhall Country Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Trentham Gardens (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Rudyard Lake (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Dovedale National Nature Reserve (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Poole's Cavern (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Pavilion Gardens (19.2 mi / 31 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Stoke-on-Trent

Fly into Manchester (MAN), the closest airport, located 23.6 mi (38 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), which is 35.4 mi (57 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Stoke-On-Trent Station, Longport Station and Longton Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Stoke-on-Trent?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 639 vacation rentals near Stoke-on-Trent. From 199 Houses to 27 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 Stoke-on-Trent for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Stoke-on-Trent?

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

  • Alton Towers: 1,230 vacation rentals
  • Gladstone Pottery Museum: 549 vacation rentals
  • Stoke-On-Trent Station: 527 vacation rentals
  • The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery: 538 vacation rentals
  • Longport Station: 513 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 199 Houses in Stoke-on-Trent. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Stoke-on-Trent include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 27 rentals available
  • Cottages: 363 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 363 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Stoke-on-Trent?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 30 vacation rentals with pool available in Stoke-on-Trent. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.