Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Newbury

Enjoy the area's history, cathedral and art galleries with a rental holiday home in Newbury. This welcoming city is known for its archaeology, bars and horse racing. Oracle and Mapledurham House and Watermill are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Newbury

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Newbury a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Deanwood Park Golf Course (1.8 mi / 3 km)
  • Newbury and Crookham Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Thatcham Nature Discovery Centre (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • 4 Kingdoms Adventure Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Bucklebury Farm Park (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • UK Wolf Centre (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Newbury

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Newbury is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Walbury Hill (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Combe Gibbet (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Lardon Chase - the Holies and Lough Down (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Basildon Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Pincents Hill (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Prospect Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
Transport

Transport to and around Newbury

Fly into Oxford (OXF), the closest airport, located 29.8 mi (47.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Southampton (SOU), which is 31.2 mi (50.2 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Newbury Station or Newbury Racecourse Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay near Newbury?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 128 holiday rentals near Newbury. From 48 Houses to 26 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Newbury 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 Newbury?

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

  • Newbury Station: 241 holiday rentals
  • Sandham Memorial Chapel: 243 holiday rentals
  • Deanwood Park Golf Course: 247 holiday rentals
  • Donnington Castle: 241 holiday rentals
  • Shaw House: 237 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Newbury 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 Houses in Newbury?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 48 Houses in Newbury. Our other popular types of Newbury holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 26 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 26 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 26 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Newbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Newbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.