Destination guide

Friendly Mildenhall will entice you

The area's museums and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Mildenhall. Well known for its restaurants, bars and riverfront, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Ely Cathedral and High Lodge Thetford Forest are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Mildenhall

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Mildenhall a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Worlington & Newmarket Golf Club (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Fuller's Mill Garden (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Brandon Country Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Go Ape Thetford (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • High Lodge Thetford Forest (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • National Stud (10.5 mi / 17 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mildenhall

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Mildenhall is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • West Stow Country Park and Anglo Saxon Village (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Lackford Lakes (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Fuller's Mill Garden (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Brandon Country Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Ickworth House (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Abbey Gardens (11.2 mi / 18 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Mildenhall

Fly into Cambridge (CBG), the closest airport, located 17.2 mi (27.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into London (STN-Stansted), which is 33.5 mi (53.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Mildenhall?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 79 vacation rentals near Mildenhall. From 41 Houses to 9 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 Mildenhall for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mildenhall Stadium: 365 vacation rentals
  • Lakenheath Station: 263 vacation rentals
  • University of Cambridge: 357 vacation rentals
  • Imperial War Museum Duxford: 355 vacation rentals
  • King's College: 353 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 41 Houses in Mildenhall. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Mildenhall include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 21 rentals available
  • Cottages: 21 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 Mildenhall?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Mildenhall. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.