Staffordshire is a place of rolling countryside, stunning woodland and historic market towns. It has adventure parks and areas of outstanding natural beauty. There is so much to see and do in Staffordshire, making it an ideal place to visit for a weekend break. Cottage Weekend Breaks in Staffordshire give you the freedom to go out and explore this diverse region.
You can hire a cottage in the countryside, in a village or in secluded woodland. The cottages can sleep between two and six people in most instances comfortably and they are ideal for a romantic break but they are equally good for a family holiday. There is so much to see and do that everyone will be entertained throughout your stay and you will always find great places to visit and lots of leisure pursuits to enjoy.
How to Spend Some Time in Staffordshire
Cottage Weekend Breaks in Staffordshire are the perfect base from which to go out and explore this region, and below are a few suggestions of how you might like to spend some days.
Staffordshire is the home of the Potteries and the world famous Wedgwood and Royal Doulton are made here. You can go on factory tours or you can visit the factory shops and maybe pick yourself up a bargain or two along the way. There are a number of factory outlets that run tours and you can marvel at the way this beautiful pottery is made.
Staffordshire also has more miles of canal than any other Shire County in England so why not hire a canal boat for the day and spend some time afloat. The Peal District National Park and the stunning woodland of Cannock Chase are great places for outdoor activities such as walking and cycling.
Newcastle-Under-Lyme is a historic market town and has a wide range of specialist, independent shops selling high quality goods. The family will love a visit to Alton Towers and the mega exciting rides. The younger children will enjoy Amerton Farm with an indoor play area, a farmyard, tearoom and craft centre.
After a wonderful day out doing activities and site seeing it is very pleasant to be able to return to the cottage and put your feet up. Cottage Weekend Breaks in Staffordshire are a great way to relax. You mat of course decide to have a night out and there are numerous bars and restaurants all serving top quality food and drink. This is a great place to unwind and enjoy yourself. The whole family will love their stay in Staffordshire.