Destination guide

The rustic city of Burford awaits you

Enjoy the churches and other features of Burford. This welcoming city is known for its bars, sightseeing and local tours. Blenheim Palace and Ashmolean Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Burford

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Burford has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cotswold Wildlife Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Witney Lakes Golf Course (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • West Witney Sports and Social Club (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Birdland Park and Gardens (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • The Model Village (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Fairytale Farm (11.2 mi / 18 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Burford

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

  • Batsford Arboretum (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Stanton Country Park (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Rousham House and Gardens (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Somerford Lagoon (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Christ Church Meadows (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Burford

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 14.7 mi (23.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Burford?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 595 holiday lettings around Burford. From 446 cottages to 79 houses, 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 Burford?

Sometimes you just really need to get away from it all. Ditch the hustle and bustle and get ready to discover the glamour and attraction of country living. HomeAway has 207 rural getaway properties in this destination. Open to more suggestions? HomeAway has heaps of other property options to have a look at, including:

  • 148 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 62 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 38 riverside holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Burford in a large group?

There's nothing like meeting up with old work friends or spending a few nights with your family in a terrific new destination. And the best thing is HomeAway has options to suit. The top option for large groups here are cottage holiday rentals, and you'll find 92 currently listed. Properties for rent around this area that are perfect for large groups include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we have 127 holiday rentals suited to that size. Spend a night from just £89.
  • After a place for 8 people? We have 61 that will be ideal. Prices start from £200 a night.
  • Seeking out rental properties suitable for 5 guests? You'll be delighted to find out we have 55 that'll be perfect. You can bag one for as little as £74 a night.

You and your posse will be in good hands when you book your Burford travels through us!