Destination guide

The historical area of Ipswich awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's history, culture and theatre scene with a rental holiday home in Ipswich. Well known for its entertainment, sporting events and churches, this welcoming city won't disappoint. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Ipswich

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Ipswich a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Colchester Zoo (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Chantry Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Suffolk Leisure Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Rushmere Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Jimmy's Farm (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Fynn Valley Golf Club (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ipswich

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ipswich is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alexandra Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Holywells Park (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Chantry Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Bourne Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Suffolk Leisure Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Trinity Park Conference and Events Centre (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Ipswich

The nearest airport is in London (STN-Stansted), located 39.6 mi (63.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Cambridge (CBG), which is 42.7 mi (68.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Ipswich Station, Derby Road Station and Westerfield Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay near Ipswich?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 589 holiday rentals near Ipswich. From 43 Condos/Apartments to 333 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ipswich 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 Ipswich?

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

  • Jimmy's Farm: 653 holiday rentals
  • Ipswich Station: 711 holiday rentals
  • Westerfield Station: 900 holiday rentals
  • Suffolk Leisure Park: 669 holiday rentals
  • Christchurch Mansion: 724 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ipswich 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 Condos/Apartments in Ipswich?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 43 Condos/Apartments in Ipswich. Our other popular types of Ipswich holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 333 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 167 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 167 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ipswich?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 42 holiday homes with pool available in Ipswich. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.