Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Cheddar

Enjoy the temples and other features of Cheddar. Revered for its coffee shops, gardens and forests, this city is both romantic and walkable. Cheddar Gorge and Caves and Wookey Hole are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Cheddar

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Cheddar has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • We The Curious (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Bristol Zoo (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Ashton Windmill (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Somerset Speedway (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Animal Farm Adventure Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Burnham and Berrow Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cheddar

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cheddar is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Wookey Hole (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Chew Valley (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Sand Bay Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Leigh Woods (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Brandon Hill (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Cheddar

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 8.8 mi (14.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 26.5 mi (42.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Cheddar?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 495 holiday lettings near Cheddar. From 191 Cabins to 191 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cheddar is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cheddar?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cheddar:

  • Bristol City Centre: 60 holiday homes
  • Canon's Marsh: 43 holiday homes
  • Bristol Floating Harbour: 67 holiday homes
  • Southville: 37 holiday homes
  • Redcliffe: 52 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Cheddar Gorge: 1,176 holiday lettings
  • Bristol (TPB-Bristol Temple Meads Train Station): 1,151 holiday lettings
  • Lytes Cary Manor: 1,074 holiday lettings
  • SS Great Britain: 1,146 holiday lettings
  • Weston-super-Mare Station: 934 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cheddar 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 Cabins in Cheddar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 191 Cabins in Cheddar. Our other popular types of Cheddar holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 191 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 167 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 191 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cheddar?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 43 holiday homes with pool available in Cheddar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.