Destination guide

The friendly city of Dunmow awaits you

The area's churches and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Dunmow. This welcoming city allures visitors with its bars and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Dunmow

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Dunmow a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Colchester Zoo (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Chelmsford City Racecourse (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Bishop's Stortford Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Towerlands Park Golf Course (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Ash Valley Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Benton Hall Golf and Country Club (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dunmow

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Dunmow. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hatfield Forest (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Braintree Public Gardens (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • The Common (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Bridge End Gardens (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Clare Castle Country Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Norsey Woods (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Dunmow

The nearest airport is in London (STN-Stansted), located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Cambridge (CBG), which is 24.2 mi (38.9 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Dunmow?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 119 vacation rentals near Dunmow. From 45 Houses to 36 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dunmow for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Dunmow?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dunmow:

  • Stratford: 366 vacation rentals
  • Canary Wharf: 1,150 vacation rentals
  • Canning Town North: 118 vacation rentals
  • Isle of Dogs: 276 vacation rentals
  • Royal Borough of Greenwich: 7,498 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Dunmow?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Dunmow. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Excel Exhibition Centre: 11,875 vacation rentals
  • University of Cambridge: 384 vacation rentals
  • Imperial War Museum Duxford: 386 vacation rentals
  • King's College: 381 vacation rentals
  • Clare College: 383 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dunmow listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Dunmow?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 45 Houses in Dunmow. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dunmow include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 36 rentals available
  • Cabins: 16 rentals available
  • Cottages: 16 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dunmow?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Dunmow. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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