Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Basingstoke is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's monuments, history and art galleries with a rental holiday home in Basingstoke. Well known for its bars, spas and riverfront, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Oracle and Jane Austen's House Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Basingstoke

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Basingstoke has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Basingstoke Leisure Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Basingstoke Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • 4 Kingdoms Adventure Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • UK Wolf Centre (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • North Hants Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Lagoona Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Basingstoke

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Basingstoke. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mill Field Nature Reserves (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • West Green House Garden (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Wellington Country Park (8.5 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Fleet Pond (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • California Country Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Alice Holt Forest (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Basingstoke

The nearest airport is in Southampton (SOU), located 24.6 mi (39.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 31 mi (49.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Basingstoke Station or Basingstoke Overton Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Basingstoke?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 137 holiday lettings around Basingstoke. From 56 flats & apartments to 24 houses, 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 are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Basingstoke? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Basingstoke. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Basingstoke Station: 392 holiday lettings
  • Basingstoke Overton Station: 317 holiday lettings
  • Basingstoke Leisure Park: 391 holiday lettings
  • Wote Street Willy: 387 holiday lettings
  • Mill Field Nature Reserves: 404 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Basingstoke 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 Flats in Basingstoke?

Yes, of course. offers 56 Flats in Basingstoke. Our other popular types of Basingstoke holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 49 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Basingstoke?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Basingstoke. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.