Destination guide

Friendly Huntingdon will entice you

The countryside and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Huntingdon. This city's bars, bird watching and spas attract many visitors, and its welcoming and relaxing location add to the charm. Church of St Mary the Great and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Huntingdon

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? You'll be sure to enjoy Huntingdon for its bird watching and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Huntingdon a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wyboston Lakes Golf Course (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Colmworth and North Bedfordshire Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Bedford Autodrome (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Cambridge University Lawn Tennis Club (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Santa Pod Raceway (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Priors Hall Golf Club (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Huntingdon

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Huntingdon. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Paxton Pits Nature Reserve (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Fellows Garden (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Jesus Green (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • The Backs (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Parker's Piece (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Huntingdon

The nearest airport is in Cambridge (CBG), located 17.4 mi (28 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into London (LTN-Luton), which is 32.3 mi (51.9 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Huntingdon Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Huntingdon?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 41 vacation rentals near Huntingdon. From 14 Houses to 15 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 Huntingdon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Huntingdon Station: 403 vacation rentals
  • The Cromwell Museum: 410 vacation rentals
  • University of Cambridge: 383 vacation rentals
  • King's College: 381 vacation rentals
  • Clare College: 382 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 14 Houses in Huntingdon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Huntingdon include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Cabins: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 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 internet/wifi in Huntingdon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 37 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Huntingdon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.