Squirrel Lettings is your gateway to exploring the hidden gems and vibrant spirit of Staffordshire. From our blog, you’ll discover:

  • Squirrel Secrets: Peek behind the scenes at our charming properties, learn about their unique histories, and get insider tips on the best places to relax, explore, and dine nearby.
  • Staffordshire Stories: Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Staffordshire. We’ll showcase its picturesque villages, bustling towns, and breathtaking landscapes, inspiring you to plan your next adventure.
  • Self-Catering Savvy: Master the art of the perfect self-catering holiday! Find delicious recipes for cozy nights in, discover local markets overflowing with fresh produce, and learn how to make the most of your getaway!
  • A Romantic Escape Awaits With Squirrel’s Nest
    Life can get hectic, and sometimes the spark in your relationship needs a little rekindling. What better way to reconnect with your loved one than a romantic getaway steeped in charm and tranquility? Look no further than Squirrel’s Nest, a romantic two person package offered by Squirrel Lettings.
  • Dog Friendly Walks In Stafford
    Stafford is a haven for both humans and their furry companions. If you’re planning a dog-friendly getaway with Squirrel Lettings, get ready to explore some fantastic walks and pubs that welcome your four-legged friend with open paws (and maybe even a water bowl!). The best part? All these locations are conveniently situated near our cozy self-catering holiday cottages.
  • Essential Packing List For Your Springtime Self-Catering Getaway
    Spring bursts forth with vibrant colors, pleasant temperatures, and the promise of adventure. It’s the perfect time to pack your bags and head out for a self-catering holiday! But with the changing seasons comes the question – what exactly do you need to pack?
  • Things To Do In Staffordshire In The Springtime
    The crisp winter air has given way to gentle breezes, and a vibrant palette of colors is painting the landscape. Yes, spring has sprung in Staffordshire, and this charming English county is bursting with life! Whether you’re a nature enthusiast seeking blooming vistas, a culture vulture craving historical intrigue, or a family planning an action-packed adventure, Staffordshire has something special in store for you.
  • Top Reasons To Plan A Party At A Self Catering Holiday Cottage
    Planning a party can be stressful. Finding the right venue often tops the list of worries. Expensive rentals, restrictive rules, and impersonal spaces can leave you yearning for a more relaxed approach. But what if there was a solution that offered freedom, flexibility, and a touch of homey charm? Enter the self-catering holiday cottage – your secret weapon for an unforgettable gathering!
  • What Makes The Perfect Summer Holiday Cottage For Families?
    This blog post is your guide to unlocking the secrets of the perfect summer holiday cottage for families. We’ll delve into the essential features that transform a stay from ordinary to extraordinary, ensuring every member of the crew enjoys a truly unforgettable summer escape.
  • Why Stafford Is The Perfect Base For Your Peaky Blinders Tourism Holiday
    Calling all Peaky Blinders fanatics! Are you planning a trip to Birmingham to walk in the footsteps of Tommy Shelby and his infamous gang? While the show might be set in the heart of the city, we at Squirrel Lettings believe the perfect place to stay is just a short journey away: Stafford.
  • Welcome To Staffordshire: Your Home Away From Home With Squirrel Lettings
    Squirrel Lettings in Staffordshire offers more than just a place to stay – it unlocks the door to a memorable experience in the charming town of Stafford. This family-run business is the brainchild of David and Beth, a husband-and-wife team who pour their passion for hospitality and local knowledge into creating unforgettable stays for their guests.
  • Reasons To Book A Self Catering Holiday Cottage Staycation In The UK
    Dreaming of a getaway that’s more than just a hotel room and a set schedule? Craving a vacation that allows you to explore hidden gems, cook delicious meals at your own pace, and unwind in a space that feels like your own? Then look no further than a self-catering cottage holiday in the UK!
  • Gift Guide For English Travelers
    Whether your loved one is a history buff, a foodie explorer, or a practical planner, we’ve got something to spark joy and inspire their travels. So, grab a cup of tea, settle in, and get ready to discover a treasure trove of gift ideas to make their next escapade to a holiday cottage in England truly unforgettable!
  • Reasons To Book A Spring Break With Your Dog
    Here at Squirrel Lettings, we have a wide selection of cosy cottages and pet-welcoming pads that are perfect for a springtime getaway with your canine companion. But why is Spring such a pawsome time for a self-catering dog holiday, you ask? Let’s sniff out the reasons!
  • Top Reasons Why A Hot Tub Cottage Is Perfect In Spring
    At Squirrel Barn you can celebrate the season’s beauty than with a relaxing soak in our inviting, log-fired hot tub. Nestled on the patio of this charming converted barn, the hot tub offers the perfect way to unwind after a day of exploring the delights of springtime.
  • Top Reasons To Book A Self Catering Getaway This Spring
    If you’re craving a refreshing change of pace, consider ditching the traditional hotel stay and opting for a self-catering getaway this spring. Self-catering cottages offer a unique opportunity to set your own pace, ditch the rigid schedules, and embrace the tranquility of a simpler lifestyle.
  • Weekend Getaway – How To Spend 48 Hours In Staffordshire
    Staffordshire offers a perfect weekend getaway for anyone seeking a refreshing escape in a Squirrel Lettings self catering holiday cottage. So, pack your bags and get ready for 48 hours of adventure!
  • Reasons Why Creative People Should Visit Stafford
    Feeling the creative well run dry? Craving a break from the hustle and bustle of city life? Look no further than Stafford, a charming town in Staffordshire, England, poised to reignite your artistic spark. Here’s why Stafford is the perfect getaway location for creative minds.
  • Best Bike Trails In Stafford
    Whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a casual cruiser, Stafford has a variety of trails to suit your pace and preferences. So, dust off your helmet, grab your bike, and get ready to discover some of the most scenic routes the region has to offer.
  • How To Book Your Self Catering Holiday Cottage Direct With The Host
    The allure of a self-catering holiday is undeniable: the freedom to cook at your own pace, explore at your own whim, and truly feel at home away from home. But when it comes to booking, many default to online travel agents (OTAs). While convenient, OTAs often incur booking fees, and the personal touch can be lost in the digital shuffle.
  • Top Tips For A Self Catering Holiday In Staffordshire
    Staffordshire, the beating heart of England, offers a treasure trove of experiences waiting to be discovered. Whether you crave charming villages, dramatic landscapes, or a taste of history, a self-catering weekend getaway in Staffordshire promises a refreshing escape. But to truly maximize your short break, a little planning goes a long way.
  • Discovering The History Of Stafford
    Nestled in the heart of Staffordshire in England, Stafford unveils a captivating tapestry of history, charm, and modern-day vibrancy. This ancient town, boasting a proud heritage dating back over 1,000 years, offers a delightful escape for history buffs, nature enthusiasts, and anyone seeking a charming getaway.
  • Top Reasons To Take Your Dog On Holiday
    In this blog post, we’ll explore the top reasons why taking your dog on holiday can be a positive and enriching experience for both of you. Get ready to discover how your pup can add a whole new dimension of fun and exploration to your next escape, all within the comfort of a Squirrel Lettings dog-friendly haven!
  • Best Reasons To Book A Family Break In A Holiday Cottage
    Sharing is caring! Facebook X Pinterest LinkedIn Email Print Planning a family getaway? Craving an escape from the everyday that offers something for everyone? Look no further than the charming town of Stafford in Staffordshire, England! Here, nestled amidst rolling countryside and brimming with history and attractions, lies the perfect opportunity for an unforgettable family… Read more: Best Reasons To Book A Family Break In A Holiday Cottage
  • Self Catering Holiday Cottage Hen Parties
    The clock is ticking, the dress is bought (or at least chosen!), and it’s time to plan the ultimate hen do to celebrate your impending nuptials. While hotels and resorts might seem like the obvious choice, there’s a hidden gem waiting to be discovered: the self-catering holiday cottage.
  • Best Reasons To Book Your Self Catering Holiday Direct
    Planning a self-catering cottage escape is all about soaking up the freedom and charm of a rustic retreat. But when it comes to booking, are you getting the most out of your experience by going through online travel agents (OTAs)? Spoiler alert: there’s a better way!
  • Packing Essentials For An English Countryside Hot Tub Cottage Getaway
    From layering up for the ever-changing English weather to packing the perfect arsenal for hot tub relaxation, we’ll cover it all. Whether you’re a seasoned explorer or a first-time visitor, this guide will ensure you’re ready for anything the quaint villages, bustling markets, and scenic trails might throw your way.
  • Top Reasons To Book A Self-Catering Cottage With A Hot Tub
    Planning a getaway to a charming English town such as Stafford in Staffordshire, but tired of the usual hotel routine? Craving a cozy home away from home with a touch of luxury? Look no further than a self-catering cottage with a hot tub!
  • Best Reasons Why A Self-Catering Getaway Is The Most Romantic Valentine’s Day Escape
    While candlelit dinners and rose-filled hotel rooms have their charm, a self-catering escape offers a unique blend of romance, intimacy, and flexibility, making it the perfect recipe for an unforgettable Valentine’s Day celebration.
  • JJ’s Squirrel Reviews – The Sun Inn, Stafford
    Nestled in the heart of Stafford, The Sun Inn from Titanic Brewery beckons with its warm glow and promise of a satisfying experience. Stepping inside is like stepping back in time, with exposed beams, traditional décor, and a crackling fireplace setting the stage for a cozy pint or a hearty meal.
  • Top 10 Reasons To Choose A Squirrel Lettings Holiday Cottage
    Stafford, with its rich history, charming atmosphere, and stunning countryside, is the perfect destination for a relaxing and memorable break. And what better way to experience it all than by staying in a cozy, characterful cottage provided by Squirrel Lettings?
  • Rainy Day Activities For Kids On Holiday
    In this guide, we’ll unveil a treasure trove of indoor activities, perfect for self-catering families seeking adventure (and dry socks!) on a rainy day in Stafford.
  • Top Things To Do On A Valentines Day Getaway
    If you’re looking to plan the most romantic trip for your special person, we’re bringing you a guide for how you can plan an unforgettable Valentine’s Day filled with love, laughter, and local delights.
  • JJ’s Squirrel Reviews – The Royal Oak, Stafford
    Looking for a pub that offers something for everyone? Look no further than The Royal Oak on Wolverhampton Road in Stafford, part of Sizzling Pubs. This welcoming establishment ticks all the boxes, whether you’re seeking a family-friendly lunch, a hearty meal with friends, or a lively atmosphere to catch the latest football game.
  • How To Enjoy A Lazy Sunday On Your Self Catering Holiday
    A lazy Sunday isn’t a day wasted; it’s a day reclaimed. It’s a reminder that amidst the whirlwind of life, there’s beauty in pausing, in savoring the present moment, and in simply allowing yourself to be. So here’s a top guide for how to enjoy a lazy Sunday on your self catering holiday.
  • Top Things To Do On A Date In Stafford
    Stafford is a beautiful and historic town and the perfect place for a romantic getaway, with plenty of things to see and do and a delightful blend of historic charm, modern attractions, and cozy corners. Whether you’re seeking adventure, culture, or simply quality time together, this town has something to offer every couple.
  • What To Pack For A Romantic Getaway
    Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and a cozy self-catering cottage escape sounds like the perfect way to rekindle the romance. But packing for such a special occasion requires a touch of thoughtfulness and practicality. Fear not, lovebirds! Here’s your guide to what to pack for a romantic getaway filled with cozy nights, romantic adventures, and memories to cherish.
  • JJ’s Squirrel Reviews – The Company Of Horsemen
    Nestled in the heart of Milwich in Staffordshire, just a couple of minutes walk from Squirrel Barn, The Company of Horsemen, owned by Spencer Ratcliffe, offers more than just riding lessons – it’s a gateway to equestrian adventures for children and adults alike.
  • What To Pack When You Take Your Dog On Holiday
    Ditch the doggy boarding kennels and open your holiday adventure to the boundless joy of sharing it with your four-legged friend. After all, what’s a trip without a wagging tail by your side and a wet nose nudging your hand for a pat?
  • Top Tips For A Self Catering Holiday With Friends
    The charm of a self-catering holiday cottage with friends is undeniable. Cozy evenings curled up watching movies, spontaneous BBQs on sun-drenched patios, and adventures galore in the great outdoors – it promises laughter, memories, and maybe a few friendly arguments over the last slice of cake. But before you pack your bags and hit the… Read more: Top Tips For A Self Catering Holiday With Friends
  • JJ’s Squirrel Reviews – The Picture House, Stafford
    The Picture House in Stafford isn’t your average Wetherspoons. Sure, it boasts the familiar friendly vibe and affordable menu, but step inside and you’ll discover a unique charm that sets it apart and makes it one of my favourite spots in Stafford. The Picture House is a stunning old cinema building which has been converted… Read more: JJ’s Squirrel Reviews – The Picture House, Stafford
  • Top 5 Best Winter Activities In Staffordshire
    Winter In Staffordshire Forget the tourist traps and overpriced hotels – this winter, unlock the magic of Staffordshire from the comfort of your own charming self-catering holiday cottage. Staffordshire, nestled in the heart of England, transforms into a winter wonderland, offering a treasure trove of activities for every kind of explorer, all within a short… Read more: Top 5 Best Winter Activities In Staffordshire
  • Top 10 Must-Haves For A Self Catering Cottage Getaway
    Forget crowded hotels and overpriced buffets – the siren call of a self-catering cottage getaway whispers with the promise of freedom, fresh air, and a kitchen stocked with your favorite snacks (no judgment on the midnight cheese plate!). But before you pack your bags and hit the road, let’s make sure your chosen haven ticks… Read more: Top 10 Must-Haves For A Self Catering Cottage Getaway
  • JJ’s Squirrel Reviews – The King’s Horse, Stafford
    Nestled in the heart of Stafford, The King’s Horse, part of the Greene King chain, isn’t just any pub – it’s a family-friendly haven where good times and good food reign supreme. Whether you’re a seasoned pub-goer or a hungry explorer seeking a hearty meal, this place has something to satisfy every appetite and every… Read more: JJ’s Squirrel Reviews – The King’s Horse, Stafford
  • Top Reasons To Take A Countryside Walk On Valentines Day
    Valentine’s Day is a time to celebrate love, and while a fancy dinner or a box of chocolates are always nice, there’s something truly special about taking a romantic countryside walk in Staffordshire with your significant other. Top Reasons To Take A Countryside Walk On Valentines Day 1. Reconnect in nature: A quiet walk through… Read more: Top Reasons To Take A Countryside Walk On Valentines Day
  • Top 10 Things To Pack For A Winter Self-Catering Holiday With Kids
    Winter holidays are bursting with magic, especially when you swap hotel breakfasts for self-catering feasts in a cozy cabin. But packing for a family adventure in the cold can be tricky. Don’t worry, parents, we’ve got your back! As well as your children’s favourite teddy bear or essential sippy cup, here are the top 10… Read more: Top 10 Things To Pack For A Winter Self-Catering Holiday With Kids
  • JJ’s Squirrel Reviews – Bengal Lounge, Stafford
    Tucked away in the heart of Stafford, England, lies Bengal Lounge, a haven for those seeking authentic Indian and Bangladeshi cuisine and a vibrant atmosphere. The Food Bengal Lounge’s menu offers a diverse selection of traditional Indian and Bangladeshi dishes alongside some creative twists. From the fiery vindaloo to the creamy korma, each dish is… Read more: JJ’s Squirrel Reviews – Bengal Lounge, Stafford
  • Tips For Celebrating Valentines Day In Staffordshire
    Forget the usual chocolates and roses – this Valentine’s Day, ditch the clichés and embark on a romantic adventure in the heart of England! Staffordshire, with its rolling hills, enchanting villages, and charming towns, offers a treasure trove of experiences to ignite the flames of love. So, grab your sweetheart and let Cupid’s compass guide… Read more: Tips For Celebrating Valentines Day In Staffordshire
  • Top 10 Reasons To Book A Romantic Valentine’s Day Mini Break
    This Valentine’s Day, skip the conventional and embrace the magic of a self-catering mini break. Imagine waking up to breathtaking views, whipping up a romantic breakfast in your own cozy kitchen, and exploring charming countryside hand-in-hand. Sounds dreamy, right? Top 10 Reasons To Book A Romantic Valentine’s Day Mini Break 1. Your own love nest:… Read more: Top 10 Reasons To Book A Romantic Valentine’s Day Mini Break
  • Exploring Squirrel Lettings In Staffordshire
    Squirrel Lettings is a family run, holiday let business in the heart of Staffordshire.