Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Brandon

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Brandon. This welcoming and trendy city entices travellers with its restaurants and bars. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Brandon

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Brandon a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brandon Country Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Go Ape Thetford (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • High Lodge Thetford Forest (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Royal Worlington & Newmarket Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Fuller's Mill Garden (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Ryston Park Golf Club (13.7 mi / 22 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Brandon

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Brandon is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brandon Country Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • West Stow Country Park and Anglo Saxon Village (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Fuller's Mill Garden (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Lackford Lakes (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Gooderstone Water Gardens (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Abbey Gardens (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Brandon

Fly into Cambridge (CBG), the closest airport, located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.), which is 33.9 mi (54.5 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Lakenheath Station or Brandon Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay near Brandon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 133 holiday rentals near Brandon. From 71 Houses to 9 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Brandon 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 Brandon?

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

  • High Lodge Thetford Forest: 316 holiday rentals
  • Brandon Country Park: 302 holiday rentals
  • Lakenheath Station: 258 holiday rentals
  • Brandon Heritage Centre: 298 holiday rentals
  • Go Ape Thetford: 312 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Brandon 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 Brandon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 71 Houses in Brandon. Our other popular types of Brandon holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 44 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 44 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Brandon?

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