Staffordshire offers a vibrant blend of history, natural beauty, and exciting adventures, making it a must-visit destination. Delve into history as you explore the imposing Stafford Castle or step into the captivating world of pottery at the Wedgwood Visitor Centre. Visit the magnificent Lichfield Cathedral, with its stunning architecture and serene atmosphere, or journey back in time at the Black Country Living Museum. This fascinating open-air museum brings the industrial past to life. Staffordshire's countryside invites exploration, with the scenic splendour of the Peak District National Park on its doorstep. Embark on outdoor adventures, from hiking and cycling through the rolling hills to boating along the serene waterways of the Trent and Mersey Canal. Our lodges and holiday parks in Staffordshire offer the perfect blend of tranquil & rural locations and breathtaking scenery. If you fancy adding a little wow factor to your break why not book accommodation with hot tubs? Perfect for spending a romantic break for 2 or celebrating with friends.
There are a whole host of options when it comes to entertaining family members for under £30 in the school holidays, so read on for some suggestions on how to keep all members of the family entertained on your staycation.
Stoke-on-Trent is the home of ceramics and many of the potteries in the area have free admission with a small charge for painting and decorating pottery. Emma Bridgewater, Love Clay Ceramics and World of Wedgwood are great places to occupy your budding artist. For thrill-seekers, Staffordshire is home to the exhilarating Alton Towers Resort, one of the UK's top theme parks offering adrenaline-pumping rides and family-friendly attractions. Indulge in local cuisine, from hearty Staffordshire oatcakes to delectable regional dishes served in charming country pubs. Explore bustling markets and enjoy the warm hospitality of the locals.
If you are looking for a break where you can get back to nature, then the Wildlife Trust hosts events such as pond dipping and mini beast hunts. Branston Water Park, RSPB Coombes Valley & Consall Woods all have free admission.