Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Henley-on-Thames

Come and experience Henley-on-Thames and its museums, monuments and festivals. This welcoming city is known for its rowing, bars and riverfront. Oracle and Legoland 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

Sightseeing in and around Henley-on-Thames

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Henley-on-Thames has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Legoland (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Stanlake Park Wine Estate (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Caversham Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Higginson Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Longridge Activity Centre (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Bird Hills Golf Centre (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Henley-on-Thames

Henley-on-Thames is famous for its stunning river views and pristine countryside. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Henley-on-Thames is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Higginson Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Forbury Gardens (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Dinton Pastures Country Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Prospect Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • West Wycombe Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Pincents Hill (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Henley-on-Thames

The nearest airport is in London (LHR-Heathrow), located 20.1 mi (32.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Oxford (OXF), which is 26.7 mi (43 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Henley-on-Thames Station or Henley-on-Thames Shiplake Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Henley-on-Thames?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 252 holiday lettings near Henley-on-Thames. From 84 Houses to 28 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Henley-on-Thames is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Henley-on-Thames?

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

  • Henley-on-Thames Station: 463 holiday lettings
  • River and Rowing Museum: 460 holiday lettings
  • Henley-on-Thames Shiplake Station: 496 holiday lettings
  • Leander Club: 460 holiday lettings
  • Henley Bridge: 462 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Henley-on-Thames 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 Henley-on-Thames?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 84 Houses in Henley-on-Thames. Our other popular types of Henley-on-Thames holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 118 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 Henley-on-Thames?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Henley-on-Thames. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.