Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Welford on Avon, Warwickshire, England

The village of Welford-in-Avon lies 4 miles to the south west of Stratford upon Avon, the home of all things Shakespeare. It is a pretty village with numerous thatched cottages and half-timbered period houses that give it much character. A focal point is the red, white and blue maypole on the village green, used in traditional English May day celebrations. It is the tallest maypole in England at 20 metres. There is also a general store, excellent butchers, garage, three public houses and a golf course (10 min walk). The cultural centre of Stratford-upon-Avon which is just a short drive away has a fine range of restaurants, shops, leisure facilities and is the home of the world famous Royal Shakespeare Company.

Advice on Cottage Holidays in Welford on Avon


The village pubs which are always welcome during a self catering holiday for meals and a night out. One of the pubs in the centre of the village has been named after Shakespeare. The parish church of St. Peter is worth a look.

The village offers a quiet location, a very short drive (almost walking distance) from Stratford upon Avon and may suit people who wish to visit Stratford and yet would like a peaceful location to stay where a good night's sleep is assured and there are no traffic and parking problems.

Footpaths and trails lead in various directions from the village through the Warwickshire countryside. A riverside walk along the Avon leads to a weir and lock. Other walks lead to nearby villages such as Weston-on-Avon and Barton.

Cottages and apartments to rent in Welford-on-Avon are shown below.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Welford on Avon, Warwickshire, England:

The Mill, Braunston, Warwick, Warwickshire, England

3 bedroom Unique Self-Catering Windmill, Shakespeare Country.

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed

Fantastic 3 bedroom holiday windmill with private garden and outdoor private hot tub, this is a unique and special holiday home.

Special features: free internet access, indoor hot tub, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £0
Next availability:
from 21 January to 24 January 20 from 31 January to 03 February 20

The Coach House, Earlswood, Warwickshire, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Heart of England.

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 21 January to 13 February 20 from 18 February to 17 June 20

Mill Cottage Braunston, Warwick, Warwickshire, England

1 bedroom Cottage, West Midlands.

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 21 January to 31 January 20 from 02 February to 03 February 20

Weston Farm, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, England

5 bedroom Cottages, Shakespeare Country.

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

We have no cottages within Welford on Avon itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Welford on Avon. 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