Weekend campervan holidays an hour away or less from Crewe

By The Editor

23rd Mar 2024 | News


Motoring experts Swansway Motor Group have put together a list of some of the best spots for a weekend holiday, an hour away or less from Crewe (Wiki Commons).
Motoring experts Swansway Motor Group have put together a list of some of the best spots for a weekend holiday, an hour away or less from Crewe (Wiki Commons).

Motoring experts Swansway Motor Group have put together a list of some of the best spots for a weekend holiday, an hour away or less from Crewe. 

Spring is upon us, and you might be looking for a holiday close to home this year. There are loads of great holiday destinations within an hour of Crewe.

Campervans are a great way to make the most of these holidays, giving you the freedom to park up and crack on with the holiday right away, without worrying about unpacking and or checking in.

There are plenty of practical all-around options on the market currently, including the ever-popular Volkswagen California. If you do opt for VanLife, Swansway has advice on spring cleaning your campervan ahead of your holidays and how to pack using the ultimate campervan checklist.

The Peak District

The Peak District is just a stone's throw from Crewe making it an ideal holiday destination for a short weekend away. Whether you wish to walk the spectacular peaks, marvel at the stunning views, or visit one of the many quaint market towns you're sure to find something new in the peak district.

Places of interest with camping options suitable for campervans nearby:   

Buxton – Around 30 miles from Crewe and an hour in travel time.  

  • Buxton Opera House  
  • Pavilion Gardens 
  • Poole's Cavern and Buxton Country Park 

Bakewell – Around 41 miles from Crewe and an hour and 20 minutes in travel time.  

  • Chatsworth House and Estate  
  • Monsal Trail 
  • River Wye  

Ashbourne – Around 45 miles from Crewe and an hour and minutes in travel time.  

  • Carsington Water  
  • Dovedale
  • Museum of Childhood  

North Wales

Whether you wish to travel a little further towards Snowdonia or want to keep the journey shorter and settle in the Dee Valley, North Wales has some incredible holiday destinations. Remote towns and villages each have their own quirky character, usually set within the jaw-dropping scenery. A haven for walking and mountain biking, there's an abundance of popular trails for all abilities. Clear lakes and flowing rivers offer ample opportunities for water sports and activities across the region. 

Places of interest with camping options suitable for campervans nearby:

Betws y Coed- Around 65 miles from Crewe and 2 hours travel time

  • Conwy Falls 
  • Ty Mawr Wybrnant
  • Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve

Llangollen- Around 39 miles from Crewe and 1 hour travel time

  • Plas Newydd
  • Castell Dinas Brân
  • Llangollen Motor Museum

Llandelga- Around 36 miles from Crewe and 1 hour 5 minutes travel time 

  • North Wales Cycling Centre of Excellence
  • Caer Drewyn
  • Moel Famou

Cheshire

While this may seem a bit too close to home, there are so many great locations right on your doorstep. The beauty of campervan holidays is you can go to these locations without worrying about the journey home. Whether you fancy visiting Chester and exploring its history or fancy a woodland adventure at Delamere Forest there is loads to do. You could even journey to the Wirral and enjoy the beach!

Places of interest with camping options suitable for camping nearby: 

Mouldsworth – Approximately 19 miles from Crewe and 40 minutes in travel time. 

Delamere Forest 

  • Short train journey away from Chester city centre
  • Chester Zoo

The Wirral- Approximately 38 miles from Crewe and 1 hour travel time 

  • New Brighton beach
  • Neston Botanic Gardens
  • Royal Liverpool Golf Club

Malpas – approximately 18 miles from Crewe and 40 minutes in travel time. 

  • Bickerton Hill and Sandstone Trail
  • Beeston Castle 
  • BeWILDerwood Cheshire

If the prospect of these locations has got you in the mood for a Campervan holiday, the Volkswagen California is an excellent starting point. Swansway Motor Group's knowledgeable experts will be happy to help you find the perfect Campervan for your VanLife needs, helping you tailor your Volkswagen California to your preferences.

Volkswagen Van Centre Liverpool – approximately 41 miles from Crewe and 54 minutes in travel time. 

Volkswagen Van Centre Lancashire – approximately 58 miles from Crewe and 1 hour and 10 minutes in travel time. 

Volkswagen Van Centre Birmingham – approximately 57 miles from Crewe and an hour and 5 minutes in travel time.

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