Destination guide

Travel to friendly Great Rissington

The gardens and countryside create a pretty picture of Great Rissington. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, bars and spas. Blenheim Palace and Cheltenham Racecourse are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Great Rissington

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Great Rissington has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Birdland Park and Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • The Model Village (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Cotswold Farm Park (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Cotswold Falconry Centre (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Witney Lakes Golf Course (9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Great Rissington

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Great Rissington is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Batsford Arboretum (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Dover's Hill (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Pittville Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Hidcote Manor Garden (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Imperial Gardens (16 mi / 25.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Great Rissington

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Great Rissington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 629 holiday lettings around Great Rissington. From 141 Houses to 31 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 Great Rissington?

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

  • Cotswold Country Park and Beach: 1,214 holiday lettings
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park: 1,587 holiday lettings
  • Chipping Campden Church of St James: 1,478 holiday lettings
  • Snowshill Manor and Garden: 1,527 holiday lettings
  • Cotswolds Woollen Weavers: 1,415 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Great Rissington 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 Great Rissington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 141 Houses in Great Rissington. Our other popular types of Great Rissington holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 415 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 415 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 Great Rissington?

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

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