Destination guide

Cozy Goring will entice you

Enjoy the live music and other features of Goring. Well known for its bars, riverfront and restaurants, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Oracle and Mapledurham House and Watermill are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Goring

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Goring has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beale Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Caversham Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Bucklebury Farm Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • UK Wolf Centre (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Lagoona Park (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Thatcham Nature Discovery Centre (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Goring

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Goring is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Basildon Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Lardon Chase - the Holies and Lough Down (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Thames Path (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Pincents Hill (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Prospect Park (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Forbury Gardens (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Goring

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 22.6 mi (36.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 29.2 mi (47.1 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Reading Goring and Streatley Station.

Where to stay around Goring?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 147 vacation rentals near Goring. From 38 Houses to 81 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 Goring for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Reading Goring and Streatley Station: 496 vacation rentals
  • University of Oxford: 667 vacation rentals
  • Highclere Castle: 223 vacation rentals
  • Headington Shark: 594 vacation rentals
  • Reading (XRE-Reading Train Station): 442 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 38 Houses in Goring. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Goring include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 81 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 Goring?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Goring. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.