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

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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Stroud?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 732 vacation rentals near Stroud. From 236 Cottages to 98 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 Stroud for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Stroud Station: 1,200 vacation rentals
  • Minchinhampton Common: 1,134 vacation rentals
  • Stroud Park: 1,225 vacation rentals
  • Cotswold Canals Trust: 1,207 vacation rentals
  • Museum in the Park: 1,212 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stroud 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 Cottages in Stroud?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 236 Cottages in Stroud. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Stroud include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 98 rentals available
  • Houses: 347 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 236 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 Stroud?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 145 vacation rentals with pool available in Stroud. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.