Self catering holiday cottages in Pershore, Worcestershire, England
Choose Pershore for a country holiday in Worcestershire with easy access to the Malvern Hills and Cotswold Hills nearby for days out.
Information on Cottage Holidays in Pershore
The very pretty market town of Pershore lies on the banks of the River Avon and is a superb place for a self-catering break. Its setting in the Vale of Evesham means lots of opportunities to enjoy the surrounding countryside. This town has many listed buildings, including Georgian buildings. It's a pleasant town to explore and shopping involves lots of independent shops and an undercover market. Enthusiasts for the past are well-served here, with Pershore Heritage Centre, located in the Town Hall, displaying artefacts of local history.
If the family likes to keep fit and have fun, Pershore Leisure Centre provides a swimming pool, health and fitness facilities and a solarium. For entertainment, Number 8 Community Arts Centre is a multi-purpose venue, with a theatre/cinema, art gallery and bar.
Attractions to Discover Whilst on a Cottage Holiday in Pershore
• Pershore Abbey, which mostly dates from the 13th century, rewards a climb to the top of the tower with incredible views. You can go fishing from the banks of the River Avon or at fishing lakes close by.
• Evesham, which is six miles from Pershore, is a riverside market town where you can enjoy live music at the Victorian bandstand in Abbey Park on summertime Sundays.
• Also six miles away is Upton-upon-Severn, a small town known for its 17th century buildings, annual music festivals and friendly inns!
• If you want to discover all that Worcester has to offer, you'd need only travel 10 miles. See the beautiful cathedral there and Worcester Porcelain Museum, enjoy a live production at the Swan Theatre or browse the independent shops.