Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Bristol

Enjoy the history and other features of Bristol. This scenic city is known for its beaches, boating and seaside. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Stayz 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 Bristol

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Bristol has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boothbay Golf Course (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Maine State Aquarium (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Hidden Valley Nature Center (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bristol

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bristol 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:

  • Dodge Point Public Reserved Land (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Whaleback Shell Midden State Historic Site (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Pemaquid Beach Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Ovens Mouth Preserve (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Fort Edgecomb State Historical Site (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Bristol

The nearest airport is in Wiscasset, ME (ISS), located 10.5 mi (16.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), which is 21.5 mi (34.6 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Bristol?

Our 2021 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 532 holiday rentals around Bristol. From 217 cabins to 457 holiday houses, 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 Bristol is on Stayz.

Can I rent Cabins in Bristol?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 217 Cabins in Bristol. Our other popular types of Bristol holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 457 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 217 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 217 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bristol?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Bristol. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.