Destination guide

Travel to rustic Bridgwater

The area's history and churches are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Bridgwater. This city is well-known for its cocktail bars and golfing. Glastonbury Abbey and Bakelite Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Bridgwater

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Bridgwater a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Somerset Speedway (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Burnham and Berrow Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Brean Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Brean Splash Waterpark (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Brean Leisure Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Ashton Windmill (11 mi / 17.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bridgwater

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bridgwater is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Wookey Hole (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Wills Neck (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Sand Bay Beach (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Dunster Beach (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Minehead Beach (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Bridgwater

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 22 mi (35.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 23.7 mi (38.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Bridgwater Station.

Where to stay around Bridgwater?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 265 holiday lettings near Bridgwater. From 90 Houses to 16 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bridgwater 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 Bridgwater?

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

  • Bridgwater Station: 990 holiday lettings
  • Admiral Blake Museum: 959 holiday lettings
  • Barry Island Beach: 797 holiday lettings
  • Brean Splash Waterpark: 947 holiday lettings
  • Weston-super-Mare Worle Station: 944 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bridgwater 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 Houses in Bridgwater?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 90 Houses in Bridgwater. Our other popular types of Bridgwater holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 105 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 105 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bridgwater?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in Bridgwater. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.