Destination guide

Artsy Coventry will entice you

Take a vacation to Coventry and enjoy the area's monuments, art galleries and museums. This welcoming city is known for its football games, gardens and restaurants. Warwick Castle and Bullring Shopping Centre are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Coventry

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Coventry has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Exhibition Centre (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Maxstoke Park Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Hatton Country World (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Widney Manor Golf Club (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Stoney Cove Diving Centre (13.6 mi / 22 km)
  • Belfry Golf Club (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Coventry

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Coventry is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cannon Hill Park (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Coombe Abbey Country Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Pendigo Lake (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Brueton Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Malvern Park (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)

Transportation to and around Coventry

The nearest airport is in Coventry (CVT), located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Birmingham (BHX), which is 9.9 mi (15.9 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Coventry Station, Coventry Canley Station and Coventry Arena Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Coventry?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 274 holiday lettings near Coventry. From 31 Cottages to 137 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Coventry is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Coventry City Centre: 25 holiday homes
  • Birmingham City Centre: 246 holiday homes
  • Edgbaston: 156 holiday homes
  • Bordesley: 96 holiday homes
  • Shottery: 55 holiday homes

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

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Coventry. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Coventry Canley Station: 778 holiday lettings
  • War Memorial Park: 765 holiday lettings
  • Coventry Arena Station: 647 holiday lettings
  • University of Warwick: 794 holiday lettings
  • Ricoh Arena: 654 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Coventry listed on HomeAway 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 Coventry?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 31 Cottages in Coventry. Our other popular types of Coventry holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 137 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 78 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 31 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Coventry?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Coventry. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.