Where to stay near Essex?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,156 holiday rentals near Essex. From 147 Cottages to 693 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Essex for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Essex?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Essex. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Colchester: 486 holiday rentals
  • Brentwood: 277 holiday rentals
  • Wivenhoe: 236 holiday rentals
  • Chelmsford: 214 holiday rentals
  • Canvey Island: 132 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Essex! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Essex?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Essex with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Colchester: 486 holiday homes
  • Brentwood: 277 holiday homes
  • Wivenhoe: 236 holiday homes
  • Chelmsford: 214 holiday homes
  • Canvey Island: 132 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Essex?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Essex are:

  • Stansted Airport (STN): 186 holiday houses
  • Colchester (CLB-Colchester Bus Station): 464 holiday houses
  • City Airport (LCY): 11,815 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Essex?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Essex. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Basildon Station: 555 holiday rentals
  • Melbourne Stadium: 274 holiday rentals
  • Harlow Town Station: 1,986 holiday rentals
  • Brentwood Shenfield Station: 2,219 holiday rentals
  • Brentwood West Horndon Station: 2,849 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Essex listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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