Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Cheddar

Enjoy the temples and other features of Cheddar. Well-liked for its coffeehouses, gardens and forests, this city is both romantic and walkable. Cheddar Gorge and Caves and Wookey Hole are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Cheddar

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Cheddar has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • We The Curious (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Bristol Zoo (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Ashton Windmill (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Somerset Speedway (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Animal Farm Adventure Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Burnham and Berrow Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cheddar

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cheddar is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Wookey Hole (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Chew Valley (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Sand Bay Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Leigh Woods (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Brandon Hill (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Cheddar

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 8.8 mi (14.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 26.5 mi (42.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Cheddar?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 512 vacation rentals near Cheddar. From 194 Cabins to 194 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cheddar for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Cheddar:

  • Clifton: 42 vacation rentals
  • Saint Paul's: 50 vacation rentals
  • Bristol City Centre: 55 vacation rentals
  • Canon's Marsh: 39 vacation rentals
  • Bristol Floating Harbour: 69 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 Cheddar?

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

  • Cheddar Gorge: 1,254 vacation rentals
  • Cheddar Crazy Golf: 1,216 vacation rentals
  • The Cheddar Gorge Cheese Co.: 1,196 vacation rentals
  • Bristol (TPB-Bristol Temple Meads Train Station): 1,203 vacation rentals
  • SS Great Britain: 1,197 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cheddar 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 Cabins in Cheddar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 194 Cabins in Cheddar. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cheddar include:

  • Cottages: 194 rentals available
  • Houses: 176 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 194 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cheddar?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 44 vacation rentals with pool available in Cheddar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.