Staffordshire travel guide

Staffordshire Cottage Holidays

The heart of Britain

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Staffordshire; a county found at the heart of England. With its amazing scenery, family-friendly attractions and rich history; this county is full of possibilities. Whenever you visit, and whoever you visit with, Staffordshire has something for you.

If you’re looking for a fun-filled break, then there are lots of attractions to choose from in Staffordshire. Hair-raising rollercoasters, elegant stately homes and an indoor snow centre are just some of the things to do here. For a slower paced day out, enjoy the foodie scene, watch the world go by over a cup of tea and cake or soak up the spell-binding countryside. There are numerous walks to enjoy or perhaps try something a little more adventurous like climbing or cycling. 
Staffordshire travel guide

Dotted with welcoming places to stay, top attractions and beautiful countryside, Staffordshire is a great place for a holiday.

Staffordshire travel guide
Staffordshire travel guide

Staffordshire is dotted with gems that draw people in from far and wide. From the tranquillity of the national memorial arboretum to the dizzying heights of The Roaches, this county has so much to offer.

Staffordshire travel guide
Staffordshire travel guide

Cannock Chase offers views to take your breath away and dense forest to explore. Plenty of wildlife calls this area its home, so keep your eyes peeled as you stroll about. 

Explore Staffordshire


Leek is a traditional market town in the north of Staffordshire, a stone’s throw from the Peak District. It is also close to the famous The Roaches (featured), a ridge popular with climbers and hikers.


Cannock is a bustling town found to the south of Cannock Chase AONB (featured). It is a great place to stay for nature lovers as you’ll be within easy reach of England’s most beautiful countryside.


Lichfield is a vibrant city with lots to do. From cultural attractions to a rich history and delicious eateries, this is a welcoming base for a holiday in Staffordshire. 

Types of Holiday in Staffordshire

Pet friendly

Staffordshire is well suited to a holiday with your dog. Miles of countryside, plenty of fresh air and lots of pet-friendly accommodation make this a pet lover’s paradise.

Hot tubs

Imagine relaxing into warm bubbles after a long day in the great outdoors. This could soon be a reality in one of our lovely cottages with a hot tub in Staffordshire.

Log fires

When the evening draws in and there’s a chill in the air, what could be better than curling up in front of a roaring fire. Staffordshire has dozens of cosy cottages with log fires.

Nearby places

Peak District National Park

This National Park has stunning views and plenty to do. Stroll around one of its gorgeous towns or villages; or try something new. Cycling, wildlife spotting and rock-climbing are all possible here.


Derbyshire is home to the Peak District National Park. As well as this gem there are numerous pretty villages to explore. Be sure to try some of the local delicacies including fidgety pie and Bakewell pudding. 


Yorkshire covers a vast swathe of northern England and has so much to offer. From wonderfully quaint tearooms to seemingly endless stretches of countryside, Yorkshire is a beautiful place to stay. 

Accommodation in Staffordshire

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