Cottage Holidays in Alkington, Shropshire, England

Rent a holiday cottage or self-catering house in Alkington, Shropshire for a relaxing time and good walking.  Alkington is a Shropshire hamlet offering the chance to get out in the scenic countryside and try different activities. Walking holidays and cycling breaks are ideal here. You can walk on part of the Shropshire Way and along the Shropshire Union Canal. Cyclists like to get out on the Mercian Cycle Path, well-known for its terrific views. Some of the holiday homes shown may have bicycle rental or even free hire for guests. A cottage in Alkington with its own swimming pool is always high in demand, so do book early to ensure your preferred dates. Relaxing family breaks become very easy when there is a wide choice of amenities included. There may be a games room, hot tub, tennis court and indoor facilities for inclement weather.


Facts about what Alkington offers for Self-Catering Holidays

We all need to know what there is to do and see during our holidays. Despite having the best holiday cottage in Shropshire, people go on holiday to enjoy the destination and not just the accommodation. For amenities, eating out and shopping, the market town of Whitchurch is nearby. It's a delight to walk round, seeing all the period buildings, with some going back to medieval times.  Take a camera on holiday with you. Staying in Alkington also means you can take a trip to Ellesmere to see the town and the Mere. You can spot wildlife at the Mere or take a rowing boat out or board a steam boat. In the town, you'll find independent shops, a weekly market and half-timbered buildings in medieval streets. The nearby canal is also worth a visit, with its modern marina and pleasant walks along the towpath.

Days out from your Alkington holiday cottage

Whittington Castle is very attractive, with a fascinating borderland history, and is set in 12 acres of grounds. Families like to have picnics here and see the ducks and swans. If you want a car ride to Chester, you will be rewarded with a historic town with city walls, but offering a wide range of shopping and leisure. Highlights include Chester Zoo, Chester Cathedral, The Crocky Trail Adventure Park, horse racing at Chester Racecourse and luxury cruising on the River Dee.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Alkington, Shropshire, England:

The Manor House, Ludlow, Shropshire, England

6 bedroom Large Country House, Heart of England.

sleeps 6 - 13 guests
6 - 13
6 bedrooms
6
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed

Spacious high quality 6 bedroom holiday house near Ludlow with games room with pool table and air hockey plus grass tennis court, private 6-hole golf course, children's play area with swings, slide, a trampoline, rope swing and zip wire, tree house, Wendy House and extensive gardens.

Special features: free internet access, tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £1520


Special Offer: from 13 December to 20 December 19
Late availability: from 31 December to 02 March 20

Callow Holiday Lodge, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England

2 bedroom Wooden Holiday Chalet, Heart of England.

sleeps 1 - 3 guests
1 - 3
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1

Dog-friendly wooden holiday lodge set within an award winning holiday park close to Shrewsbury, with views out over a lake and the fantastic facility of an outdoor hot tub, this is a great place for relaxing holidays.

Special features: free internet access, pool (), outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £473
Next availability:
from 17 December to 21 December 19 from 28 December to 02 January 20

The Barn Rural Retreat, St. Martin's, Shropshire, England

4 bedroom Barn Conversion, Heart of England.

sleeps 4 - 10 guests
4 - 10
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
5 star

Stylish pet-friendly and family-friendly holiday barn sleeping up to 10 in Welsh Border country, offering lovely views over the Shropshire countryside and situated close to Shropshire's Lakeland and Llangollen.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £522
Next availability:
from 04 January to 31 January 20 from 03 February to 15 April 20

Lower Lodge near Shrewsbury, Alberbury, Shropshire, England

4 bedroom Holiday Bungalow, Heart of England.

sleeps 4 - 8 guests
4 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed
5 star

Fantastic 4 bedroom holiday house with spacious accommodation for up to 8 and excellent facilities for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday with friends or family, relax in the outdoor hot tub, sit back and sip a cocktail in the beautiful garden or enjoy a game of pool or table tennis in the games room at this impressive Alberbury cottage close to Offa's Dyke and Shrewsbury.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £629
Next availability:
from 15 December to 21 December 19 from 31 January to 15 February 20

Glebe Barn, Shropshire Hills, Caynham, Shropshire, England

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, Heart of England.

sleeps 3 - 7 guests
3 - 7
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
5 star

Spacious and roomy 3 bedroom barn conversion sleeping up to 7 in Caynham close to Ludlow, with warmth, character and original features this is a great place to stay close to the Long Mynd Hills, Iron Bridge and Church Stretton.

Weekly Price from: £422
Next availability:
from 24 January to 27 January 20 from 31 January to 03 February 20

We have no cottages within Alkington itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Alkington. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England