Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Bishop's Stortford

Learn about the unique charm of Bishop's Stortford with a stay in a private vacation home. This welcoming and walkable city entices travelers with its bars and restaurants. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Bishop's Stortford

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Bishop's Stortford a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bishop's Stortford Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Ash Valley Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Chelmsford City Racecourse (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Towerlands Park Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Paradise Wildlife Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Bentley Golf Club (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bishop's Stortford

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bishop's Stortford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hatfield Forest (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • The Common (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Bridge End Gardens (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Lee Valley Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Braintree Public Gardens (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Willow Cottage Theatre (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Bishop's Stortford

The nearest airport is in London (STN-Stansted), located 2.6 mi (4.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Cambridge (CBG), which is 23.2 mi (37.3 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Bishops Stortford Station, Stansted Airport Station and Bishop's Stortford Elsenham Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Bishop's Stortford?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 62 holiday lettings near Bishop's Stortford. From 21 Houses to 17 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Bishop's Stortford area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bishop's Stortford?

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 Bishop's Stortford:

  • Grange: 17 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Havering: 33 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Enfield: 71 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Redbridge: 71 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Waltham Forest: 134 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 Bishop's Stortford?

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

  • Bishops Stortford Station: 212 holiday lettings
  • Rhodes Arts Complex: 214 holiday lettings
  • Bishop's Stortford Golf Club: 198 holiday lettings
  • Royston Herts Station: 401 holiday lettings
  • Bentley Golf Club: 3,821 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bishop's Stortford 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 Bishop's Stortford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 21 Houses in Bishop's Stortford. Our other popular types of Bishop's Stortford holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 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 internet/wifi in Bishop's Stortford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 46 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Bishop's Stortford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.