Where to stay around Maldon?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 74 holiday lettings near Maldon. From 29 apartments to 17 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Maldon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • East Anglian Railway Museum: 336 holiday lettings
  • Southend Pier: 401 holiday lettings
  • Westcliff Gardens: 405 holiday lettings
  • Southend-on-Sea City Hall: 379 holiday lettings
  • Hockley Woods: 240 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Maldon 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 apartments in Maldon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 29 apartments in Maldon. Our other popular types of Maldon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 12 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Maldon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1 holiday homes with pool available in Maldon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday apartment in Maldon your home away from home

    This is a laid back town in the Blackwater estuary in Essex where tourists looking for a tranquil getaway surrounded by green hills and whispering rivers. Its seaside location also makes it ideal for undisturbed promenades by its quay. HomeAway provides holiday accommodation in Maldon in the form of apartments, cottages, chateaus and converted barns. These are mostly close to Maldon’s sites of interest and visitors will find themselves ideally situated for long walks through the town’s parks and museums. To make their holiday all the more memorable, visitors can take up seaside holiday homes in Maldon, waking up to amazing views every morning. In addition, they can look forward to enjoying such facilities as swimming pools and WiFi besides the usual cutlery, cookware and washing machines.

    Things to do

    -Museums: There are a number of museums within the vicinity of most Maldon holiday homes with exhibits detailing the history of Maldon. The Maldon Museum is probably the first museum tourists will be directed to and just as well as it contains an exhaustive collection of displays documenting Maldon’s past. The Combined Military Services Museum takes visitors through an engaging history of warfare.

    -Hiking: Visitors will want to take a guided walk on the walking trails that run alongside the sea and through Maldon’s beautiful countryside while giving them a clearer picture of the locality’s rich heritage. The walks are organised by local clubs and some of the interesting trails are the Blackwater Rail Trail, the Maldon Maritime Trail and the Battle of Maldon Walk.

    -Recreational parks: Those on a summer visit of this locale with their families will want to pass by the Promenade Park to enjoy a fun day out. The park is situated right alongside the Blackwater River and has a splash park which is sure to thrill the kids. Adults can savour a quiet walk along tree-lined avenues or the stillness of the ornamental lake.

    -Cultural events: A number of visitors who head to holiday apartments in Maldon in spring are enthusiasts of the annual Maldon mud race which originally took place around New Year’s day. This charitable event organised by Lions & Rotary clubs takes participants over a 400m course across the River Blackwater.

    -Eating and drinking: Maldon is well served with places visitors can catch a pint and have a bite. Jolly Sailor, Bell and the Oakhouse Bar Cafe are just a few of the establishments that will more than fit the bill.

    Weather in Maldon

    Maldon enjoys temperate weather that is characterised by mild summers. July and August are traditionally the hottest months here and these usually see average highs of 22°C. Visitors enjoy heading to holiday homes in Maldon at this time of year as there is abundant sunshine to bask, yet it doesn’t get uncomfortably hot. Winters are not very cold and temperatures below freezing between November and February are rare. Temperatures at this time will range between 5 and 11°C.

    Travel to Maldon

    The closest international airport to Maldon is the London Southend Airport which is about 11 miles away. Visitors flying into this airport are usually from Dublin, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Krakow and other parts of Europe coming in aboard seasonal or regularly scheduled flights. From Southend visitors can travel to Essex using public transport; public bus or rail. They could also hire a vehicle from the passenger terminal or use a taxi. A little further from London Southend is the busier Stansted Airport which visitors may prefer to use as it serves more airlines.

    Activities and attractions in Maldon

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like golfing and swimming. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Maldon a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Colchester Zoo (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Southend Pier (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
    • Benton Hall Golf and Country Club (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Warren Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
    • Colchester Golf Club (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Chelmsford City Racecourse (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Maldon

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Maldon is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Abberton Reservoir (8 mi / 13 km)
    • Mersea Island (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Hockley Woods (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Braintree Public Gardens (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
    • Colchester Castle Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
    • Belfairs Woods (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)