Destination guide

Friendly Fareham will entice you

The area's theatre scene and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Fareham. Travellers especially like the spas, bars and coffee shops in this welcoming and relaxing city. Spinnaker Tower and Gunwharf Quays 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Fareham

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Fareham a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wickham Park Golf Club (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Lee-on-the-Solent Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Swanmore Golf Centre (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Little Woodham (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Calshot Activities Centre (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Clarence Pier (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Fareham

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fareham is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Titchfield Haven National Nature Reserve (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Manor Farm Country Park (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Calshot Beach (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Farlington Marshes (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Royal Victoria Country Park (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Cowes Beach (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Fareham

The nearest airport is in Southampton (SOU), located 9.7 mi (15.5 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 29 mi (46.6 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Fareham Station or Fareham Portchester Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Fareham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 837 holiday lettings around Fareham. From 343 Houses to 188 Bungalows, 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 Fareham?

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 Fareham:

  • Freshwater Bay: 32 holiday homes
  • Southsea: 134 holiday homes
  • Gunwharf Quays: 72 holiday homes
  • Old Portsmouth: 75 holiday homes
  • Portsmouth City Centre: 97 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 Fareham?

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

  • Titchfield Haven National Nature Reserve: 2,225 holiday lettings
  • Portchester Castle: 1,992 holiday lettings
  • Fareham Portchester Station: 1,982 holiday lettings
  • Fareham Station: 2,240 holiday lettings
  • Titchfield Abbey: 2,302 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Fareham 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 Fareham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 343 Houses in Fareham. Our other popular types of Fareham holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 188 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 188 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 247 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fareham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Fareham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.