Destination guide

The friendly city of Abingdon awaits you

The gardens and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Abingdon. This welcoming city is known for its bars, coffee shops and spas. Bicester Village and Covered Market are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Abingdon

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Abingdon a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Frilford Heath Golf Club (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Southfield Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Waterstock Golf Club (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • West Witney Sports and Social Club (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Witney Lakes Golf Course (12.4 mi / 20 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Abingdon

Travellers love Abingdon for its beautiful gardens and pristine countryside. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Abingdon. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Christ Church Meadows (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Thames Path (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Waterperry Gardens (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Lardon Chase - the Holies and Lough Down (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Basildon Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Abingdon

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Abingdon Radley Station, Abingdon Culham Station and Abingdon Appleford Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Abingdon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 395 holiday lettings near Abingdon. From 149 Houses to 102 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Abingdon 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 Abingdon?

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

  • Frilford Heath Golf Club: 610 holiday lettings
  • Abingdon Culham Station: 573 holiday lettings
  • Abingdon Radley Station: 528 holiday lettings
  • Abingdon Appleford Station: 560 holiday lettings
  • Abingdon Abbey: 549 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 149 Houses in Abingdon. Our other popular types of Abingdon holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 102 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 93 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 93 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 Abingdon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Abingdon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.