Destination guide

Travel to rustic Bridgwater

The area's history and churches are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Bridgwater. This city is well-known for its cocktail bars and golfing. Glastonbury Abbey and Bakelite Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Bridgwater

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Bridgwater a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Somerset Speedway (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Burnham and Berrow Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Brean Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Brean Splash Waterpark (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Brean Leisure Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Ashton Windmill (11 mi / 17.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bridgwater

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

  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Wookey Hole (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Wills Neck (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Sand Bay Beach (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Dunster Beach (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Minehead Beach (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)

Travelling to and around Bridgwater

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 22 mi (35.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 23.7 mi (38.1 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Bridgwater Station.

Where to stay near Bridgwater?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 247 holiday rentals near Bridgwater. From 81 Houses to 98 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bridgwater for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Bridgwater?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 81 Houses in Bridgwater. Our other popular types of Bridgwater holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 98 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 98 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 98 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 Bridgwater?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Bridgwater. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.