man and woman on narrow boat on Caldon canal, Churnet Valley
man and woman on narrow boat on Caldon canal, Churnet Valley

RELAXING SHORT BREAKS FOR TWO

With captivating culture, glorious gardens and historic houses, Staffordshire is one of the best places to go in the UK for couples, a girls weekend getaway or things to do with your mum.

With captivating culture, glorious gardens and historic houses, Staffordshire is one of the best places to go in the UK for couples, a girls weekend getaway or things to do with your mum.

Cheap Short Breaks for 2 adults from £75.00

man and woman using potter's wheel to throw pot at World of Wedgwood

Cultural Break for 2 Adults

Choose from a range of specially selected hotels, inns and guesthouses. Stay overnight in a comfortable double or twin room with breakfast and then choose how you want to spend your time.

You can have a day at the races, visit historic houses, gorgeous gardens, inspiring museums, have a go a throwing a pot or enjoy a professional theatre production.

see Cultural Break package

couple walking through floral labrinth Trentham Gardens

Staffordshire Gardens Break

With a host of lovely gardens to visit in Staffordshire, you'll be spoilt for choice. Gardens you can discover include Trentham Gardens,  the National Trust Biddulph Grange Garden and the Dorothy Clive Garden.

Your package includes overnight accommodation in a twin or double room with breakfast the following morning.

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Indulge in some retail therapy, explore thriving market towns and pretty villages or hire a bike and cycle the peaceful Manifold Valley track.

Explore the beauty of Trentham Gardens, the splendour of stately homes like Weston Park, and the inspiring factory tours of World of Wedgwood.

Explore the beauty of Trentham Gardens, the splendour of stately homes like Weston Park, and the inspiring factory tours of World of Wedgwood.

Do something different and take a break in Staffordshire, our cheap weekends away start at only £75, and include an overnight stay at a fantastic hotel and entry to some great cultural attractions!

Visit fascinating attractions and gardens

two ladies walking through the floral labrinth at Trentham Gardens

One of Britain's most exciting restored gardens, with vast perennial plantings by Tom Stuart-Smith & Piet Oudolf. Relax aside Capability Brown’s mile-long lake.

The front of the house at Weston Park

Set in 1,000 acres of Capability Brown landscape, Weston Park has a rich history, internationally important art collection & all the grandeur you would expect from a stately home.

visitor tasting one of the range of teas at World of Wedgwood Tea Emporium

A unique visitor experience celebrating the very best of British industrial and design heritage. Experience Wedgwood through visitor tours, food and shopping.

Remembrance Centre at the National Memorial Arboretum

Set in 150 acres, with 30,000 trees & more than 300 memorials discover a living tribute with something for everyone. New Remembrance Centre & Landscapes of Life exhibition.

horses racing at Uttoxeter Racecourse

With 25 race days annually & family fun days throughout the summer you're guaranteed a day of fun & excitement at this characterful racecourse.

Girl in period costume raising tankard of beer

Take a refreshing trip and celebrate the history of British beer with real life experiences and guided tours.

chinese garden with temple and bridge

This rare Victorian garden offers exotic features from around the world including a Chinese garden and Himalayan glen.

Tamworth Castle with crocuses in foreground

Step back in time and see how the Saxons, Normans, Tudors and Victorians shaped the unique history of this stunning Castle.

Laburnam Arch

Created by Colonel Harry Clive in memory of his beloved wife, this award winning hillside garden hosts a wide range of choice and unusual plants.

steam train on Churnet Valley Railway line adjacent to Caldon canal with barge

It's time to journey back to the classic days of the steam railway as you travel on this heritage line through beautiful Staffordshire countryside.

Inside auditorium at New Vic Theatre Newcastle-under-Lyme

Staffordshire's award-winning theatre-in-the-round, famed for its professional productions and community work.

17th Century kitchen at Moseley Old Hall, image courtesy Phil Evans

Tread in the footsteps of King Charles II at this atmospheric Elizabethan farmhouse, which holds many secrets.

couple riding bikes along Manifold Track

Family run cycle hire centre for all ages and abilities. Enjoy direct access to the scenic, easy to ride Manifold Track in the Staffordshire Peaks.

The National Trust Wightwick Manor, image courtesy Andrew Butler

Surrounded by a beautiful Edwardian garden, Wightwick offers a fascinating insight into a house influenced by William Morris.

The exterior of Stafford Gatehouse Theatre

Take your seat at Stafford Gatehouse Theatre, an accessible, thriving venue, offering a wide range of modern theatre in the heart of Stafford.

What to expect from your Staffordshire short break?

Staffordshire’s short breaks for 2 offer you the perfect excuse to enjoy somewhere new, with our cheap weekends away starting at only £75, including an overnight stay at a fantastic hotel and entry to some great cultural attractions!

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