Find the best place to stay — Berkshire

Where to stay around Berkshire?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 782 holiday lettings near Berkshire. From 406 apartments to 213 houses, 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 Berkshire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Berkshire?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Berkshire. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • London: 11,970 holiday homes
  • The Cotswolds: 2,592 holiday homes
  • Sussex: 3,173 holiday homes
  • Hampshire: 771 holiday homes
  • South East England: 17,020 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Berkshire! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Berkshire?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Berkshire with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • London: 11,970 holiday lettings
  • Oxford: 259 holiday lettings
  • Winchester: 365 holiday lettings
  • Reading: 323 holiday lettings
  • Henley-on-Thames: 223 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Berkshire?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Berkshire are:

  • Heathrow Airport (LHR): 11,520 self catering accommodations
  • Brize Norton Airport (BZZ): 924 self catering accommodations
  • Northolt Airport (NHT): 11,695 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Berkshire?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Berkshire. From HomeAway travellers, the top 5 popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • UK Wolf Centre: 234 holiday rentals
  • Wembley Stadium: 11,829 holiday rentals
  • Windsor Castle: 5,826 holiday rentals
  • Cotswolds Woollen Weavers: 919 holiday rentals
  • Shepherd's Bush Empire: 11,847 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Berkshire listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental property or holiday cottage in Berkshire your home away from home

Berkshire is a regal county located a little outside London. The strong Royal connections are a delight to explore, with stunning castles and palaces emerging from the quintessentially English landscapes. Berkshire, the Royal County, is home to the Queen and Windsor Castle, but the county is awash with rural attractions and beautiful landscapes which supply endless pleasure to those lucky enough to have access to Berkshire holiday rentals at any time of year.

Things to do in Berkshire

The unspoilt rural landscapes provide a vast range of things to do in Berkshire. Holiday cottages in the Berkshire countryside are a sublime place to escape, and the perfect base for walking, riding and mountain biking holidays. Beale Park is an especially popular place to visit from Berkshire accommodation, as the 400 acre parkland reserve is home to a fantastic range of British wildlife. The Ridgeway National Trails is one of the most exciting walking routes to take from Berkshire property rentals, showing walkers not only some of the most beautiful views in the county, but also a selection of the fascinating historical monuments of the county.

Fishing in Berkshire is fantastic. The River Thames and the River Ketting both run through the county, lined by charming rural villages and prominent castles, and offering magnificent stretches for trout fishing in Berkshire. There are a great range of options for fishing from Berkshire holiday cottages.

History has left a huge mark on the Berkshire countryside. There are a vast range of historical attractions to explore from Berkshire property rentals, not least the Royal home of Windsor Castle. The Iron Age Walbury Hill Fort, Brunel’s Railway Bridge, Highclere Castle and the beautiful Ashdown House are all well worth exploring from holiday cottages in Berkshire.

Places to visit in Berkshire

Reading, Berkshire’s county town, is a wonderful town, located right in the heart of the Thames Valley. Reading is a thriving town, with a great range of shopping, nightlife and entertainment to enjoy, as well as fantastic access and transport routes to every corner of the county.

Taking Berkshire accommodation in Windsor is always a popular option. The stunning Georgian and Victorian town is impossibly attractive, build around the famous Royal residence of Windsor Castle

Travel to Berkshire

Berkshire accommodation is fantastically easy to reach from across the UK. Located a little outside London, the transport networks are phenomenal, with road and rail networks extensive, and hire cars easily obtained from any of the airports in the London area.