Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Alton getaway

Experience the unique character of Alton with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Alton

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Alton has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alton Towers (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Uttoxeter Racecourse (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Go Ape Cannock Chase (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Alton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Alton is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dovedale National Nature Reserve (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Parkhall Country Park (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Rudyard Lake (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Trentham Gardens (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Carsington Water (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Alton

The nearest airport is in East Midlands (EMA), located 25.8 mi (41.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Manchester (MAN), which is 31 mi (50 km) away.

Where to stay around Alton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 290 holiday lettings near Alton. From 170 Bungalows to 170 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Peak District National Park: 2,136 holiday lettings
  • Burton On Trent Station: 479 holiday lettings
  • Longport Station: 547 holiday lettings
  • Staffordshire University: 562 holiday lettings
  • Penkridge Station: 473 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alton 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 Bungalows in Alton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 170 Bungalows in Alton. Our other popular types of Alton holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 170 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 82 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 23 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 Alton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Alton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.