Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Frome

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Frome. Well known for its bars, coffee shops and cheese shops, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Roman Baths and Bath Abbey are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Frome

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Frome a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • We The Curious (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Longleat Safari and Adventure Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Center Parcs Longleat Forest (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Farrington Park Golf Club (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Royal Bath and West Showground (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Bath City Farm (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Frome

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Frome is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wookey Hole (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves (19.5 mi / 31.4 km)
  • Center Parcs Longleat Forest (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Prior Park Landscape Garden (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Alexandra Park (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Parade Gardens (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Frome

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 19.7 mi (31.7 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Frome Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Frome?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 266 holiday lettings around Frome. From 52 houses to 142 cottages, 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 rural property in Frome?

There's something special about living out in the country. If you're a born-and-bred city dweller craving a taste of rural life, we can help you find what you're looking for. HomeAway has 81 rural getaway properties in this destination. Of course, that may not be quite your holiday style. Luckily, HomeAway has a bunch more options, including:

  • 44 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 25 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 10 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Frome?

If you want to have an authentic local experience and love having lots of room to move, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 101 options available on HomeAway. Prices start at £85 per night. Or perhaps you'd prefer one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Cottage: 100 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £80 per night.
  • Apartment: 42 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £72 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 26 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £62 per night.

Can I stay in Frome in a large group?

There's nothing more memorable than exploring somewhere totally new with family and friends. The good news is HomeAway has options to suit large groups. Currently, house holiday rentals are the latest thing for large groups of visitors here, and we have 22 featured on our database. The rental properties that are on offer for large groups here include:

  • Are you on the hunt for rentals that can house 6 holiday makers? We have 53 that will suit. Prices begin from just £70 per night.
  • After somewhere for 5 people? We have 29 that will work well. Prices begin at just £85 per night.
  • Searching for rentals to suit 8 people? You'll be pleased to discover we have 16 that will fit the bill. You can get one for as little as £168 a night.

You and your posse will be more than satisfied when you book your Frome adventure with us!