Destination guide

Travel to friendly Great Rissington

The gardens and countryside create a pretty picture of Great Rissington. This welcoming city is known for its restaurants, bars and spas. Blenheim Palace and Cheltenham Racecourse 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.


Sightseeing in and around Great Rissington

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Great Rissington has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Birdland Park and Gardens (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • The Model Village (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Cotswold Farm Park (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Cotswold Falconry Centre (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Witney Lakes Golf Course (9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Great Rissington

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Great Rissington is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Batsford Arboretum (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Dover's Hill (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Pittville Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Hidcote Manor Garden (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Imperial Gardens (16 mi / 25.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Great Rissington

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Great Rissington?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 532 holiday rentals around Great Rissington. From 409 cabins to 31 flats & apartments, 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 Great Rissington is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Swindon and Cricklade Railway: 845 holiday rentals
  • Sezincote House & Garden: 1,419 holiday rentals
  • Chipping Campden Church of St James: 1,324 holiday rentals
  • Sudeley Castle: 1,383 holiday rentals
  • Dover's Hill: 1,306 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Great Rissington 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 Cabins in Great Rissington?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 409 Cabins in Great Rissington. Our other popular types of Great Rissington holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 31 holiday houses
  • Houses: 62 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 409 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Great Rissington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 27 holiday homes with pool available in Great Rissington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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