Destination guide

The friendly area of Gloucester awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Gloucester and enjoy the area's cathedral, museums and culture. Travellers appreciate the bars in this welcoming city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Gloucester

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

  • Gloucester Ski and Snowboard Centre (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Cirencester Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Cattle Country Adventure Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Cotswold Farm Park (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Cotswold Country Park and Beach (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Gloucester

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

  • Rococo Gardens (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Haresfield Beacon (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Imperial Gardens (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Pittville Park (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Minchinhampton Common (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gloucester

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 38.5 mi (62 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Gloucester Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Gloucester?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,010 holiday rentals around Gloucester. From 346 Houses to 123 Condos/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 Gloucester is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gloucester?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gloucester:

  • Clifton: 60 holiday homes
  • Rodborough: 291 holiday homes
  • Saint Paul's: 64 holiday homes
  • Diglis: 15 holiday homes
  • Canon's Marsh: 47 holiday homes

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

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

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

  • Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum: 1,305 holiday rentals
  • Gloucester Docks: 1,307 holiday rentals
  • Gloucester Quays: 1,323 holiday rentals
  • JDR Karting: 1,363 holiday rentals
  • St Mary de Crypt Church: 1,316 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gloucester 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 Houses in Gloucester?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 346 Houses in Gloucester. Our other popular types of Gloucester holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 123 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 451 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 451 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 Gloucester?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 40 holiday homes with pool available in Gloucester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.