Destination guide

Head to the cosy city of Faringdon

The countryside and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Faringdon. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its bars, restaurants and horse riding. Ashmolean Museum and Covered Market are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Faringdon

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Faringdon a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Frilford Heath Golf Club (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Witney Lakes Golf Course (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • West Witney Sports and Social Club (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Southfield Golf Club (16.2 mi / 26 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Faringdon

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Faringdon is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stanton Country Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Coate Water Country Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Lydiard Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Christ Church Meadows (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Somerford Lagoon (17.2 mi / 27.8 km)

Transport to and around Faringdon

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 16.7 mi (26.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 49.3 mi (79.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Faringdon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 408 holiday rentals near Faringdon. From 140 Houses to 142 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Faringdon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Faringdon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 140 Houses in Faringdon. Our other popular types of Faringdon holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 142 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 142 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 142 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 Faringdon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 holiday homes with pool available in Faringdon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.