Destination guide

Friendly Huntingdon will entice you

The countryside and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Huntingdon. This city's bars, bird watching and spas attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and relaxing location. Church of St Mary the Great and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Huntingdon

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Huntingdon for its bird watching and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Huntingdon a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wyboston Lakes Golf Course (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Bedford Autodrome (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Cambridge University Lawn Tennis Club (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Santa Pod Raceway (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Priors Hall Golf Club (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Huntingdon

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Huntingdon. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Paxton Pits Nature Reserve (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Fellows Garden (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Jesus Green (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • The Backs (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Parker's Piece (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Huntingdon

The nearest airport is in Cambridge (CBG), located 17.4 mi (28 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into London (LTN-Luton), which is 32.3 mi (51.9 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Huntingdon Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Huntingdon?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 80 holiday lettings around Huntingdon. From 34 houses to 26 flats & apartments, 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 village property in Huntingdon?

From time to time you need to stop and sniff the roses. Dial back to a slower pace of life and stay in a quaint and friendly village. HomeAway has no less than 10 village getaway rentals here. On the hunt for something a little different? See if any of our other properties float your boat. Our options for this destination include:

  • 9 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 9 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 4 waterfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Huntingdon?

Instead of booking a cookie-cutter, chain hotel room this holiday, you could go for an entire house. You'll feel like you're a part of the neighbourhood in no time! There are 33 houses available on HomeAway. Prices start at £60 a night. If that doesn't suit your crew's style, we've got a number of different self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • Apartment: 16 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £80 per night.
  • Hotel: 12 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £55 per night.
  • Cottage: 9 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £79 per night.

Can I stay in Huntingdon in a large group?

Getting together with your friends and loved ones can be a lot of fun, especially when you're staying under the same roof in a fantastic new place! If you'll be travelling with a big group, HomeAway can help you out. House holiday rentals are the leading option for large groups, with 5 listed here. The holiday properties that are perfect for large numbers in the area include:

  • Are you looking for properties that can hold 6 guests? We have 14 that will fit the bill. The prices start from £55 per night.
  • Need a place for 5 people? We have 14 that will serve you well. The starting price is £79 a night.
  • Searching for holiday rentals to suit 9 guests? You'll be thrilled to learn we have 4 that'll be ideal. You can score one from just £315 a night.

So don't fret! When you travel with us you can bring along your aunt, your grandpa and all your mates to Huntingdon.