Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Henley-on-Thames

Come and experience Henley-on-Thames and its museums, monuments and festivals. This welcoming city is known for its rowing, bars and riverfront. Oracle and Legoland are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Henley-on-Thames

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Henley-on-Thames has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Legoland (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Stanlake Park Wine Estate (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Caversham Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Higginson Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Longridge Activity Centre (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Bird Hills Golf Centre (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Henley-on-Thames

Henley-on-Thames is famous for its stunning river views and pristine countryside. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Henley-on-Thames is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Higginson Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Forbury Gardens (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Dinton Pastures Country Park (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Prospect Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • West Wycombe Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Pincents Hill (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Henley-on-Thames

The nearest airport is in London (LHR-Heathrow), located 20.1 mi (32.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Oxford (OXF), which is 26.7 mi (43 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Henley-on-Thames Station or Henley-on-Thames Shiplake Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Henley-on-Thames?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 254 vacation rentals near Henley-on-Thames. From 86 Houses to 29 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Henley-on-Thames for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Henley-on-Thames?

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

  • Henley Bridge: 460 vacation rentals
  • River and Rowing Museum: 458 vacation rentals
  • Leander Club: 459 vacation rentals
  • Henley-on-Thames Shiplake Station: 497 vacation rentals
  • Henley-on-Thames Station: 460 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Henley-on-Thames 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 Henley-on-Thames?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 86 Houses in Henley-on-Thames. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Henley-on-Thames include:

  • Cabins: 29 rentals available
  • Cottages: 29 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 118 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Henley-on-Thames?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 8 vacation rentals with pool available in Henley-on-Thames. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.