Destination guide

Friendly Worcester will entice you

Take a holiday to Worcester and enjoy the area's cathedral, monuments and entertainment. Well known for its riverfront, bars and gardens, this welcoming city won't disappoint. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Worcester

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Worcester a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Worcester Racecourse (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • The Vale Golf and Country Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Kidderminster Golf Club (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • West Midland Safari Park (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Pitcheroak Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Highley Station Visitor Centre (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Worcester

Worcester is famous for its stunning river views, beautiful gardens and pristine countryside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Worcester is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sanders Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Lickey Hills Country Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Woodgate Valley Country Park (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Dover's Hill (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
  • Pittville Park (20.7 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Titterstone Clee Hill (21 mi / 33.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Worcester

The nearest airport is in Birmingham (BHX), located 27.3 mi (44 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Coventry (CVT), which is 33.1 mi (53.3 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Worcester Foregate Street Station or Worcester Shrub Hill Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Worcester?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 226 holiday rentals around Worcester. From 141 cottages to 26 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Worcester is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Worcester?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Worcester:

  • Diglis: 21 holiday homes
  • Barbourne: 18 holiday homes
  • Business District: 124 holiday homes
  • Birmingham City Centre: 231 holiday homes
  • Jewellery Quarter: 117 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Worcester?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Worcester. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Royal Worcester Porcelain Works: 689 holiday rentals
  • Worcester Shrub Hill Station: 618 holiday rentals
  • Worcester Cathedral: 680 holiday rentals
  • Gheluvelt Park: 575 holiday rentals
  • Ancient Houses: 688 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Worcester listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Worcester?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 141 Cottages in Worcester. Our other popular types of Worcester holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 26 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 141 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 141 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Worcester?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Worcester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.