Self catering holiday cottages in Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, England

Stratford upon Avon is in Shakespeare’s Country, so named because of the place’s associations with the works of William Shakespeare.  Stratford upon Avon is a charming place to take a cottage holiday. 


About Stratford upon Avon for Cottage Holidays

Stratford Upon Avon, Shakespeare's Country

With the world class reputation of Shakespeare it is inevitable that the birthplace of Shakespeare is high on the list of England’s best loved tourist destinations. Stratford upon Avon is indeed a beautiful place and those who have been usually highly recommend it to others.  Stratford upon Avon is worth visiting whether you are a Shakespeare fan or not, partly because of the tourism activities and events. There is always something happening in Stratford upon Avon, even if it is people dressed in Shakespearean costume promoting an exhibition or cultural event.  Do your research before booking your cottage break to find out what events will be on when you plan to visit.

You may want to book a theatre trip to see Shakespeare performed.  In peak periods it may also be wise to book a table for dinner, especially if you are part of a large group.  Self-catering cottage accommodation in Stratford upon Avon can be appealing for a home from home feel.  After a day out discovering Stratford upon Avon, visiting places with Shakespearean connections, it so nice to be able to go back to comfortable accommodation where you can take it easy and relax.

Should you desire company, there are plenty of pubs and restaurants in Stratford upon Avon where you can eat and drink with others. If your cottage is just outside Stratford upon Avon, a friendly country pub is likely to be within walking distance.  The River Avon flows through the town to which canals connect and provide attractive places to walk beside on warm sunny days. Canal boats can also be hired for cruising through the Warwickshire countryside. One or two of the cottages or log cabins listed below are situated in riverside locations in Stratford upon Avon and may even be able to feed the swans from your back garden.   The nearby village of Welford on Avon is 4 miles south west of Stratford and offers an alternative quiet location for self catering cottage accommodation, surrounded by peaceful countryside and riverside walks.
 

Places to Visit Stratford Upon Avon

 

Shakespeare's Birthplace - For many visitors to Stratford upon Avon, this is a must-see attraction where you can see the historic property where Shakespeare was born and grew up.  

Anne Hathaway’s Cottage - Visit and discover the pretty thatched cottage and gardens where Shakespeare visited his wife before they wed.

Royal Shakespeare Company - there are three theatres to choose from in Stratford upon Avon, two of these; the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and Swan Theatre's main focus are the works of Shakespeare.

Shakespearience - A 'virtual reality' experience where special effects and theatre are used to bring the story of Shakespeare alive.

Guided Tours - guided walking tours run in Stratford Upon Avon and can be a great introduction to the town and its history (01789 292478).

The Butterfly Farm - For something a bit different, why not visit Stratford Upon Avon's butterfly farm where there is a huge array of beautiful butterflies.

Whatever you opt to do on a self-catering break in Stratford Upon Avon, we hope you have a great time.

Book a Stratford upon Avon cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Warwickshire on holiday.

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Weston Farm, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, Heart of England , England

5 bedroom Cottages

sleeps 2 - 9 guests
2 - 9
5 bedrooms
5
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed

Collection of 4 star rated holiday cottages located on a working farm in the Warwickshire countryside close to Stratford upon Avon.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £240

Honeysuckle Cottage, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire, Cotswolds, England

2 bedroom Cottage, Stratford upon Avon 12 miles away

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

Set in a conservation area and a designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within the Cotswolds, this charming terraced stone cottage is pet friendly with a pretty south facing courtyard garden.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £245


Late availability: from 13 July to 13 July 20

The Coach House, Earlswood, Warwickshire, Heart of England , England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Stratford upon Avon 14 miles away

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed

Beautiful 2 bedroom rural retreat with wooden beams, own garden and ample rustic charm in a great location for discovering Warwick and Shakespeare's Country close by.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £375
Next availability:
from 14 July to 05 August 20

Parlour Rural Retreat near the Malvern Hills and Cotswolds, Pershore, Worcestershire, Heart of England , England

1 bedroom Holiday Barn, Stratford upon Avon 14 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

Good quality 1 bedroom barn conversion with views of the Worcestershire countryside, set on a working farm, this is an ideal place for two people looking to enjoy a rural retreat break conveniently close to the Cotswolds, the super-king size bedroom, warming wood burner and access to an outdoor hot tub help to make this a special place for a relaxing romantic couple's holiday.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £375
Next availability:
from 20 July to 23 July 20 from 27 July to 28 July 20

Crop Vale Lodge near the Malvern Hills and Cotswold Hills, Pershore, Worcestershire, Heart of England , England

2 bedroom Wooden Holiday Chalet, Stratford upon Avon 14 miles away

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

Fantastic 2 bedroom holiday lodge with lush countryside views and a stylish, light and airy interior, this idyllic wooden cabin is situated on a farm and is within easy reach of the Cotswolds for days out.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £526
Next availability:
from 24 July to 25 July 20 from 29 August to 19 September 20

Dairy Barn near the Cotswolds and Malvern HIlls, Pershore, Worcestershire, Heart of England , England

1 bedroom Holiday Barn, Stratford upon Avon 14 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

This compact and cosy rural retreat with its one bedroom is perfect for a couple, the warming woodburning stove, king-size bedroom and outdoor hot tub help to make this farm cottage ideal for a romantic break or couple's holiday, enjoy staying next to stunning Worcestershire countryside and discovering the charm of the nearby Cotswolds on days out.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £359
Next availability:
from 14 August to 17 August 20 from 31 August to 07 September 20

Little Beanit Farm Cottage, Balsall Common, West Midlands, Midlands, England

2 bedroom Farmstay, Stratford upon Avon 14 miles away

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage
4 star

Two bedroom family-friendly and dog-friendly holiday cottage in a lovely rural setting on a working farm, just a short drive from the NEC and the National Agriculture Centre at Stoneleigh, also well placed for visiting Shakespeare's Country nearby.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £540
Next availability:
from 14 July to 16 July 20 from 20 July to 10 September 20

Mill Cottage Braunston, Warwick, Warwickshire, Heart of England , England

1 bedroom Cottage, Stratford upon Avon 16 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

This lovely cottage is perfect for a romantic retreat with its lovely large round bath and its location within the grounds of a historical windmill just adds to the romance.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £545
Next availability:
from 16 July to 17 July 20 from 25 July to 27 July 20

Well Furlong, Little Comberton, Worcestershire, Heart of England , England

3 bedroom Cottage, Stratford upon Avon 16 miles away

sleeps 1 - 6 guests
1 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
3.5 bathrooms
3.5
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
5 star

Three bedroom cottage on the edge of the Cotswolds AONB and the Malvern Hills, enjoying access to a beautiful indoor pool, a jacuzzi and steam room on site, ideal for a relaxing holiday.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Adjoining property, you do not need to go outside to access it), tennis court, games room, indoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £1750
Next availability:
from 14 July to 16 July 20 from 21 July to 29 July 20

Stanway House, Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, Cotswolds, England

8 bedroom Large Country House, Stratford upon Avon 17 miles away

sleeps 8 - 18 guests
8 - 18
8 bedrooms
8
6 bathrooms
6
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Lovely large stone-built holiday cottage with 8 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms and country views, ideal for large groups of friends or family, with a lovely rural location only 2 miles from Stow-on-the-Wold in the Cotswolds.

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

Weekly Price from: £1590


Late availability: from 13 July to 13 July 20

Stanton House, Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, Cotswolds, England

6 bedroom Barn Conversion, Stratford upon Avon 17 miles away

sleeps 6 - 14 guests
6 - 14
6 bedrooms
6
5 bathrooms
5
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Perfect for large groups or families looking to explore the beautiful Cotswolds, this stone-built holiday cottage is part of the Flagstone Farm development and has 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms as well as lovely views of the surrounding countryside.

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

Weekly Price from: £1290


Late availability: from 13 July to 13 July 20

Island Yurt Glamping Holiday, Cotswolds, Beckford, Worcestershire, Heart of England , England

1 bedroom Holiday Yurt, Stratford upon Avon 17 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
4 star

Soak up lakeside views and enjoy a taste of luxury camping at this lakeside Yurt in wonderful Worcestershire, sleeping 2 with a king-size double bed, whirlpool bath, outdoor private hot tub and woodburner-style gas stove, this is a lovely romantic retreat which is ideal for couples.

Special features: outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £499
Next availability:
from 09 October to 11 October 20 from 14 October to 19 October 20