Destination guide

The charming city of Leek awaits you

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Leek. This romantic city is known for its lake, sailing and rowing. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Leek

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Leek has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alton Towers (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Uttoxeter Racecourse (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Peak District National Park Authority (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Gulliver's Kingdom (19.2 mi / 30.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Leek

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Leek is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rudyard Lake (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Parkhall Country Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Dovedale National Nature Reserve (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Poole's Cavern (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Pavilion Gardens (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Trentham Gardens (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Leek

The nearest airport is in Manchester (MAN), located 20.6 mi (33.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into East Midlands (EMA), which is 34.7 mi (55.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Leek?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 793 holiday rentals near Leek. From 447 Cottages to 447 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Leek 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 Leek?

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

  • St Edward's Church: 1,280 holiday rentals
  • All Saints Church: 1,278 holiday rentals
  • Brindley Mill: 1,281 holiday rentals
  • Foxlowe Arts Centre: 1,347 holiday rentals
  • Peak District National Park: 2,198 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Leek 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 Cottages in Leek?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 447 Cottages in Leek. Our other popular types of Leek holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 447 holiday houses
  • Barns: 47 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 447 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Leek?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 48 holiday homes with pool available in Leek. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.