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Book a vacation rental for your Alton getaway

Experience the unique character of Alton with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Alton

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Alton has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alton Towers (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Uttoxeter Racecourse (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Go Ape Cannock Chase (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Alton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Alton is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dovedale National Nature Reserve (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Parkhall Country Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Rudyard Lake (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Trentham Gardens (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Carsington Water (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Alton

The nearest airport is in East Midlands (EMA), located 25.8 mi (41.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Manchester (MAN), which is 31 mi (50 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Alton?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 291 vacation rentals near Alton. From 170 Bungalows to 170 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Alton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Peak District National Park: 2,119 vacation rentals
  • Peak District National Park Authority: 1,717 vacation rentals
  • Chatsworth House: 1,655 vacation rentals
  • Alton Towers: 1,324 vacation rentals
  • Buxton Station: 1,627 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alton 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 Bungalows in Alton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 170 Bungalows in Alton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alton include:

  • Cottages: 170 rentals available
  • Houses: 82 rentals available
  • Barns: 24 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Alton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Alton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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