Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Wallingford is ready to explore

Enjoy the history and other features of Wallingford. This city's bars, riverfront and coffee shops draw many visitors. Oracle and Mapledurham House and Watermill 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Wallingford

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wallingford a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Beale Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Caversham Golf Club (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Waterstock Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Southfield Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Frilford Heath Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wallingford

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wallingford is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thames Path (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Lardon Chase - the Holies and Lough Down (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Basildon Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Waterperry Gardens (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Pincents Hill (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Christ Church Meadows (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Wallingford

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 17.7 mi (28.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 30.3 mi (48.7 km) away.

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

How many holiday rentals are available around Wallingford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 105 holiday lettings around Wallingford. From 25 cabins to 38 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.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Wallingford? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Wallingford. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Thames Path: 632 holiday lettings
  • Wallingford Museum: 554 holiday lettings
  • Blenheim Palace: 1,065 holiday lettings
  • Highclere Castle: 265 holiday lettings
  • Waddesdon Manor: 557 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wallingford listed on 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 Cabins in Wallingford?

Yes, of course. offers 25 Cabins in Wallingford. Our other popular types of Wallingford holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 25 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wallingford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Wallingford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.