Destination guide

Travel to friendly Eastleigh

Enjoy the theatre scene and other features of Eastleigh. Revered for its fishing, wildlife and forests, this city is both welcoming and walkable. Winchester Cathedral and Southampton Maritime Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Eastleigh

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Eastleigh a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stoneham Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Marwell Zoo (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Woodmill Outdoor Activities Centre (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Southampton City Golf Course (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Romsey Golf Club (5.6 mi / 8.9 km)
  • The Quays (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Eastleigh

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Eastleigh is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Riverside Park (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Manor Farm Country Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Sir Harold Hillier Gardens (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Queen's Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Mayflower Park (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Queen Eleanors Garden (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Eastleigh

The nearest airport is in Southampton (SOU), located 1.8 mi (3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), which is 25.2 mi (40.6 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Eastleigh Station or Eastleigh Chandlers Ford Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Eastleigh?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 287 holiday lettings around Eastleigh. From 110 flats & apartments to 55 houses, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Eastleigh?

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 Eastleigh:

  • Southsea: 132 holiday homes
  • Gunwharf Quays: 56 holiday homes
  • Buckland: 15 holiday homes
  • Portsmouth City Centre: 90 holiday homes
  • Old Portsmouth: 56 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 Eastleigh? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Eastleigh. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Eastleigh Station: 1,020 holiday lettings
  • Eastleigh Chandlers Ford Station: 922 holiday lettings
  • TeamSport Indoor Go Karting Southampton: 1,029 holiday lettings
  • The Point: 1,032 holiday lettings
  • Valley Park: 898 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Eastleigh listed on 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 Flats in Eastleigh?

Yes, of course. offers 110 Flats in Eastleigh. Our other popular types of Eastleigh holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 99 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 99 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Eastleigh?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Eastleigh. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.