Destination guide

Travel to exciting Headington

Take a holiday to Headington and enjoy the area's live music, theatre scene and monuments. Revered for its shark watching, bars and skyscrapers, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. Bicester Village and University Church of St Mary the Virgin are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 and around Headington

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Headington a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Southfield Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Waterstock Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Frilford Heath Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Bicester Golf and Country Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • West Witney Sports and Social Club (13.1 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Headington

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 Headington. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • University Botanic Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Christ Church Meadows (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Waterperry Gardens (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Thames Path (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Rousham House and Gardens (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Headington

Fly into Oxford (OXF), the closest airport, located 6.6 mi (10.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Headington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 80 holiday lettings around Headington. From 39 Houses to 38 Flats, 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 Headington?

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

  • Headington Shark: 665 holiday lettings
  • Oxford Brookes University: 683 holiday lettings
  • Southfield Golf Club: 653 holiday lettings
  • South Park: 676 holiday lettings
  • John Radcliffe Hospital: 676 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Headington 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 Houses in Headington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 39 Houses in Headington. Our other popular types of Headington holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Headington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 76 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Headington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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