Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Wellington

Enjoy the culture and other features of Wellington. Well known for its bars, hot springs and surfing, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Bakelite Museum and Dunster Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Wellington

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Wellington a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Diggerland (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Tiverton Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Lyme Bay Winery (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Castlewood Vineyard (18.6 mi / 30 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wellington

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Wellington. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wills Neck (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Knightshayes Court (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Grand Western Canal Country Park (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Escot Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Dunster Beach (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Minehead Beach (19 mi / 30.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Wellington

The nearest airport is in Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), located 19 mi (30.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 29.4 mi (47.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Wellington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 252 holiday lettings near Wellington. From 99 Houses to 16 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wellington for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Wellington?

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

  • Devon's Crealy Adventure Park: 1,565 holiday lettings
  • The Donkey Sanctuary: 1,231 holiday lettings
  • Monmouth Beach: 1,170 holiday lettings
  • Lyme Regis Beach: 1,174 holiday lettings
  • Exeter (EXS-Exeter St Thomas Train Station): 1,564 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wellington 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 Wellington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 99 Houses in Wellington. Our other popular types of Wellington holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 95 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 95 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 pool in Wellington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 30 holiday homes with pool available in Wellington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.