Destination guide

The captivating city of Wrexham awaits you

The area's entertainment and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Wrexham. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the gardens, golfing and bars. Chester Zoo and Grosvenor Museum 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.


Sightseeing in and around Wrexham

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Wrexham a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chester Zoo (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Llangollen Scenic Railway (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Chester Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Park Hall The Countryside Experience (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • The Ice Cream Farm (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Eaton Golf Club (11.8 mi / 19 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wrexham

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Wrexham is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Llangollen Canal Trail (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Chester Roman Gardens (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Grosvenor Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Victoria Jubilee Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Delamere Forest (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Eastham Country Park (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Wrexham

The nearest airport is in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), located 20.9 mi (33.7 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Wrexham Central Station, Wrexham General Station and Gwersyllt Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Wrexham?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 740 holiday lettings around Wrexham. From 72 flats & apartments to 474 cottages, 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Wrexham?

There's something inherently pleasant about living out in the countryside. If you're a city dweller craving a taste of rural life, we can sort you out. HomeAway has 263 countryside rental properties in this destination. Open to other suggestions? HomeAway has heaps more property options to look through, including:

  • 102 riverside holiday accommodation options.
  • 95 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 51 town holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Wrexham in a large group?

It can be tricky finding the time to unwind with your extended family and friends. A getaway is an ideal way to come together. If you were planning to kick back under the same roof, HomeAway has places to suit. Why not have a peek at the 56 cottage holiday rentals listed here? They're the top option for big groups of travellers. The holiday properties that can provide for large groups here include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we offer 192 rental properties just right for that size. Spend a night from just £58.
  • Keen to find a holiday rental for 5 people? We have 99 that will suit. The starting price is £70 a night.
  • Seeking places for rent catering to 8 people? You'll be delighted to learn we have 88 that will fit the bill. You can grab one from just £89 per night.

So don't fear! When you book with us you can bring your aunt, your grandpa and all your besties to Wrexham.