Destination guide

Friendly Girton will entice you

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Girton. This welcoming and trendy city entices travellers with its restaurants and bars. Church of St Mary the Great and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Girton

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Girton a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cambridge University Lawn Tennis Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • National Stud (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Wyboston Lakes Golf Course (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Girton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Girton is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jesus Green (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Fellows Garden (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • The Backs (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Parker's Piece (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Wandlebury Country Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Girton

Fly into Cambridge (CBG), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into London (STN-Stansted), which is 25 mi (40.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Girton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 265 holiday rentals near Girton. From 123 Houses to 100 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Girton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Girton Golf Club: 358 holiday rentals
  • Imperial War Museum Duxford: 374 holiday rentals
  • Corpus Christi College: 367 holiday rentals
  • Magdalene College: 371 holiday rentals
  • Sawston Hall: 366 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 123 Houses in Girton. Our other popular types of Girton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 100 holiday houses
  • Villas: 2 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 19 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 Girton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Girton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.