Destination guide

The friendly city of Dunmow awaits you

The area's churches and culture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Dunmow. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its bars and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Dunmow

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Dunmow a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Colchester Zoo (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Chelmsford City Racecourse (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Bishop's Stortford Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Towerlands Park Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Ash Valley Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Benton Hall Golf and Country Club (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dunmow

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Dunmow. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hatfield Forest (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Braintree Public Gardens (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • The Common (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Bridge End Gardens (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Clare Castle Country Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Norsey Woods (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dunmow

The nearest airport is in London (STN-Stansted), located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Cambridge (CBG), which is 24.2 mi (38.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Dunmow?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 124 holiday lettings around Dunmow. From 33 houses to 40 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Dunmow?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Dunmow:

  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets: 1,299 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Southwark: 3,405 holiday homes
  • Stratford: 340 holiday homes
  • Royal Borough of Greenwich: 6,858 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Hackney: 4,924 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dunmow? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dunmow. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • O2 Arena: 10,659 holiday lettings
  • Excel Exhibition Centre: 10,708 holiday lettings
  • Imperial War Museum Duxford: 420 holiday lettings
  • Southend-on-Sea Southend Central Station: 452 holiday lettings
  • Westfield Stratford City: 10,784 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dunmow listed on 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 Houses in Dunmow?

Yes, of course. offers 33 Houses in Dunmow. Our other popular types of Dunmow holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 42 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dunmow?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Dunmow. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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