Destination guide

The friendly city of Amesbury awaits you

Experience the unique character of Amesbury with a stay in a vacation home rental. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. Stonehenge and Old Sarum 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 Amesbury

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Amesbury a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Thruxton Motorsport Centre (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Hawk Conservancy Trust (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Finkley Down Farm (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Frankie's Fun Factory (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Amesbury

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Amesbury. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cathedral Close (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Danebury Iron Age Hillfort (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Mottisfront Abbey and Gardens (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Amesbury

Fly into Southampton (SOU), the closest airport, located 23.1 mi (37.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), which is 27 mi (43.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Amesbury?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 68 vacation rentals near Amesbury. From 25 Houses to 8 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 Amesbury for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Stonehenge: 380 vacation rentals
  • Avebury Stone Circle: 583 vacation rentals
  • New Forest Wildlife Park: 1,865 vacation rentals
  • Peppa Pig World: 1,459 vacation rentals
  • Salisbury (XSR-Salisbury Train Station): 483 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 25 Houses in Amesbury. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Amesbury include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 8 rentals available
  • Cabins: 29 rentals available
  • Cottages: 29 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 Amesbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Amesbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.