Where to stay around Salisbury?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 132 holiday lettings near Salisbury. From 68 cottages to 21 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Salisbury for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Salisbury?

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

  • Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum: 370 holiday lettings
  • Salisbury Cathedral: 367 holiday lettings
  • Old Sarum: 358 holiday lettings
  • Salisbury Station: 362 holiday lettings
  • Salisbury (XSR-Salisbury Train Station): 372 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Salisbury 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 cottages in Salisbury?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 68 cottages in Salisbury. Our other popular types of Salisbury holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 17 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Salisbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Salisbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Salisbury, Wiltshire, Your Home Away From Home

    The city of Salisbury is situated in the south-east corner of the English county of Wiltshire. Arguably, some people tend to classify this county into the Westcountry, but it is definitely far less so than counties farther west. By taking your holidays in Salisbury, you will be placing yourself in an ideal position to enjoy a truly scenic and historic part of the UK. The self catering accommodation in Salisbury itself will come in the form of a well-furnished and equipped apartment, however, in the more rural parts of the county, you are more likely to find cosy cottages.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Salisbury, Wiltshire

    There are more than enough activities to indulge in on your holidays in Salisbury. Within the city itself, you may choose swimming, tennis, badminton, bowls, gym facilities, cycling and lake fishing. As the area is surrounded by attractive countryside, you really should try to get out and explore it further. This can be done through nature walking, hiking and there are ideal chances for people in to painting and photography to find plenty of inspiration.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Salisbury, Wiltshire

    Your self catering apartment or cottage in Salisbury really is going to be difficult to leave, but when you can prise yourself away, there are a fair few great attractions to visit in the area. The most famous landmark in the city has to be Salisbury Cathedral which has a spire that is tall enough to be seen across the whole area. Interestingly, this is where you may be able to find out about The Magna Carta, as apparently, the best preserved of the four copies is based within the cathedral. The other hugely important historic attraction to include on your holidays in Salisbury would be to travel the very short distance to Stonehenge. This is located on Salisbury Plain and must rank as being one of the most historically important landmarks in the entire world. Although you cannot usually walk around the stones, you are still able to get a good enough view.

    Weather in Salisbury, Wiltshire

    Your holidays in Salisbury will be spent enjoying some of the best weather in the whole of the UK. Summers are warmer than most other parts of the country - at around 21 degrees Celsius. Winters see an average of around 8 degrees. Rainfall is fairly consistent throughout the whole year, with an average of around 27 inches. Snowfall has become much more common in the area over previous years, but in past years, the city of Salisbury would not look to experience significant falls.

    Travel to Salisbury, Wiltshire

    The M4 motorway and the A30 are two significant roads to rely upon to get you quickly and conveniently to your self catering apartment in Salisbury. The city also has its own railway station which will connect you with London and other parts of the country. Bristol Airport (BRS) is a relatively short drive to the west of the city and London Heathrow (LHR) is pretty much equidistant to the east.

    Activities and attractions in Salisbury

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Salisbury a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Thruxton Motorsport Centre (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
    • Bramshaw Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
    • Paultons Family Theme Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
    • Peppa Pig World (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
    • Frankie's Fun Factory (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
    • Hawk Conservancy Trust (14 mi / 22.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Salisbury

    Salisbury is famous for its stunning river views and pristine countryside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Salisbury is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Cathedral Close (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Mottisfront Abbey and Gardens (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
    • Edmondsham House and Gardens (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
    • Danebury Iron Age Hillfort (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
    • Rufus Stone (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
    • Bolderwood Deer Sanctuary (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)