Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Alford

Enjoy the history and other features of Alford. Travelers appreciate the restaurants in this welcoming city. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Alford

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Alford a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hardy's Animal Farm (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Natureland Seal Sanctuary (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Skegness Pier (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Skegness Aquarium (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Lincolnshire Wildlife Park (13 mi / 21 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Alford

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Alford is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Gunby Estate (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Saltfleetby-Theddlethorpe Dunes National Nature Reserve (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Cadwell Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Skegness Beach (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Gibraltar Point National Nature (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Bainland Country Park (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)

Transportation options to and around Alford

Fly into Hull (HUY-Humberside), the closest airport, located 30.8 mi (49.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Alford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 256 holiday lettings near Alford. From 112 Houses to 9 Condos/Apartments, 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 Alford is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Skegness Beach: 800 holiday lettings
  • St Botolph's Church: 274 holiday lettings
  • Havenhouse Station: 829 holiday lettings
  • Louth Town Hall: 397 holiday lettings
  • Natureland Seal Sanctuary: 808 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alford 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 Houses in Alford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 112 Houses in Alford. Our other popular types of Alford holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 78 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 78 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 51 holiday homes with pool available in Alford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.