Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Cirencester is ready to explore

Enjoy the culture and other features of Cirencester. This welcoming and relaxing city is well known for its lake, spas and bars. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Cirencester

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Cirencester a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cirencester Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Cotswold Country Park and Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Gloucester Ski and Snowboard Centre (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Birdland Park and Gardens (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • The Model Village (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Cirencester

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cirencester is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Somerford Lagoon (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Minchinhampton Common (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Rococo Gardens (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Highgrove House and Gardens (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Lydiard Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cirencester

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 29.2 mi (47.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Birmingham (BHX), which is 51.8 mi (83.4 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Cirencester Kemble Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Cirencester?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 490 holiday rentals around Cirencester. From 276 cottages to 135 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 Cirencester is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Corinium Museum: 1,295 holiday rentals
  • Cirencester Parish Church of Saint John Baptist: 1,311 holiday rentals
  • Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre: 1,300 holiday rentals
  • Church of Saint John the Baptist: 1,296 holiday rentals
  • New Brewery Arts Centre: 1,297 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 276 Cottages in Cirencester. Our other popular types of Cirencester holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 135 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 276 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 37 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 Cirencester?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 137 holiday homes with pool available in Cirencester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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