Destination guide

The friendly city of Kingston awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Kingston. This welcoming and walkable city entices travellers with its bars and gardens. Corfe Castle and Brownsea Island 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Kingston

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Kingston a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Monkey World Ape Rescue Center (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Swanage 18 Hole Pitch and Putt (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Poole Twin Sails Bridge (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Alum Chine Beach (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Splashdown Waterpark (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Bournemouth Pier (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kingston

Travellers appreciate the pristine countryside and beautiful gardens, which is just a taste of what Kingston has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Kingston. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brownsea Island (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Bournemouth Beach (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Durlston Country Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Swanage Beach (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Studland Beach and Nature Reserve (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Old Harry Rocks (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Kingston

Fly into Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), the closest airport, located 15 mi (24.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kingston?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 607 holiday lettings around Kingston. From 234 Houses to 163 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 Kingston?

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

  • Durdle Door: 1,569 holiday lettings
  • Bournemouth Beach: 1,807 holiday lettings
  • Boscombe Pier: 1,781 holiday lettings
  • Alum Chine Beach: 1,785 holiday lettings
  • Warmwell Holiday Park Ski Slope: 1,741 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 234 Houses in Kingston. Our other popular types of Kingston holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 163 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 167 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 167 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 Kingston?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Kingston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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