Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Wincanton

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Wincanton. Well known for its restaurants, bars and horseback riding, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Wells Cathedral and Glastonbury Abbey are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Wincanton

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Wincanton a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Bath and West Showground (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Longleat Safari and Adventure Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Center Parcs Longleat Forest (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Farrington Park Golf Club (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wincanton

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Wincanton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wookey Hole (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Center Parcs Longleat Forest (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Chew Valley (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Wincanton

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 25.7 mi (41.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), which is 31.9 mi (51.4 km) away.

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

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

  • Bath (QQX-Bath Spa Train Station): 1,059 vacation rentals
  • Longleat Safari and Adventure Park: 982 vacation rentals
  • Glastonbury Abbey: 925 vacation rentals
  • Avonleigh Organic Vineyard: 943 vacation rentals
  • Bath Spa Station: 1,060 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 130 Houses in Wincanton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wincanton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 23 rentals available
  • Cabins: 144 rentals available
  • Cottages: 144 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 Wincanton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 29 vacation rentals with pool available in Wincanton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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