Where to stay around Bedfordshire?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 149 holiday lettings near Bedfordshire. From 89 Condos/Apartments to 47 Houses, 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 Bedfordshire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Bedfordshire?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bedfordshire. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Dunstable: 162 holiday homes
  • Chalton: 151 holiday homes
  • Cardington: 26 holiday homes
  • Chalton: 152 holiday homes
  • Cople: 25 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Bedfordshire! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Bedfordshire?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Bedfordshire with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Dunstable: 162 holiday lettings
  • Chalton: 151 holiday lettings
  • Cardington: 25 holiday lettings
  • Cople: 24 holiday lettings
  • London: 11,937 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Bedfordshire?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Bedfordshire are:

  • Duxford Aerodrome Airport (QFO): 277 self catering accommodations
  • Luton Airport (LTN): 275 self catering accommodations
  • Northolt Airport (NHT): 11,628 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Bedfordshire?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Bedfordshire. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Hatfield House: 9,442 holiday rentals
  • Hertfordshire County Showground: 449 holiday rentals
  • Bletchley Park: 256 holiday rentals
  • Imperial War Museum Duxford: 279 holiday rentals
  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London: 9,863 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bedfordshire listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Holidaymakers searching for holiday cottages in Bedfordshire also enquired about Cambridgeshire cottages, cottages in Essex and cottages in Suffolk

Make A Holiday Rental House in Bedfordshire, United Kingdom, Your Home Away From Home

The county of Bedfordshire is located north of London, in an area of England that is affectionately known as the Home Counties. Bedfordshire has been given this title as it is within a comfortable commuting distance of the capital. Whilst there are a few older towns within the county (e.g. Bedford itself), there are a number of newer towns that were created in the area as a way of providing emergency housing for those that lost their homes during the terrible London Blitz of WWII (e.g. Dunstable). Rental houses in Bedfordshire will always be appointed to a good standard and should provide a fantastic base in order to go off and explore the surrounding area.

Things to Do on Holiday in Bedfordshire, United Kingdom

Your holidays in Bedfordshire are never going to be dull, there is just far too much to do around the county. You must set some time aside to visit the county town of Bedford. There are a number of attractions here including several good museums and plenty of shopping opportunities. Other activities widely available in and around the county includes swimming, fishing, golf, cycling, walking and rambling, tennis, badminton and skating.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Bedfordshire, United Kingdom

One thing you will discover on your holidays in Bedfordshire is that you are well placed to go off and explore some of England’s most popular cities. After London, which is a very short drive down the M1 motorway, Oxford must rank at a close second. This historic city has to be the most famous university town in the world and whilst there, you will soon discover how much of the city centre is devoted to this institution. One other very popular activity to enjoy, whilst in Oxford, is to punt along the Thames and perhaps take a picnic along with you too.

Weather in Bedfordshire, United Kingdom

For your holidays in Bedfordshire, you can expect to experience a typical temperate climate. This means that there are mild summers and relatively cool winters. The average temperature during the summer will rise to 21 degrees Celsius during the months of July and August. Winters will see the average temperature drop to around 7 degrees Celsius. Being more easterly, Bedfordshire experiences an annual rainfall figure in the region of 22 inches.

Travel to Bedfordshire, United Kingdom

There is a perfectly located airport which is literally bang-smack in the middle of the county - London Luton Airport (LTN). This is one of the 5 official airports that serve the capital, and as such, this means Luton is a very busy airport. Several airlines serve the rest of the UK and these include easyJet and Ryanair. Bedfordshire has good road and rail connections with the rest of the UK and the M1 motorway runs through it: connecting London to the south and the north of England and even Scotland to the north.