Destination guide

Friendly Witney will entice you

The gardens and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Witney. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its bars and restaurants. Bicester Village and Blenheim Palace are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Witney

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Witney a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • West Witney Sports and Social Club (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Witney Lakes Golf Course (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Frilford Heath Golf Club (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Fairytale Farm (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Witney

Witney is famous for its beautiful gardens and pristine countryside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Witney is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Christ Church Meadows (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Rousham House and Gardens (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Stanton Country Park (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Waterperry Gardens (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Batsford Arboretum (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Witney

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 8.2 mi (13.2 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Witney Combs Station or Witney Hanborough Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Witney?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 922 holiday rentals around Witney. From 420 Cottages to 420 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Witney is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Witney?

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

  • SOTA Gallery: 1,217 holiday rentals
  • Eynsham Park: 1,187 holiday rentals
  • Witney Combs Station (Oxon): 1,146 holiday rentals
  • West Witney Sports and Social Club: 1,312 holiday rentals
  • Witney Lakes Golf Course: 1,329 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Witney listed on Stayz 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 Cottages in Witney?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 420 Cottages in Witney. Our other popular types of Witney holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 420 holiday houses
  • Houses: 285 holiday houses
  • Barns: 36 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 Witney?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 51 holiday homes with pool available in Witney. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.