Destination guide

The friendly city of Sopley awaits you

The forests, countryside and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Sopley. Well-liked for its bars, restaurants and chocolate shops, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Bournemouth Beach and Bournemouth International Centre are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Sopley

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do 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 Sopley a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Playgolf Bournemouth (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Littledown Sports Center (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Altitude High Ropes Adventure (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Littledown Miniature Railway (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Bournemouth Adventure Wonderland (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Queen's Park Golf Course (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sopley

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Sopley. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bournemouth Beach (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Brownsea Island (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Red House Museum and Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Kings Park Bowling Green (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Avon Beach (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Queens Park (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Sopley

Fly into Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), the closest airport, located 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Southampton (SOU), which is 22.4 mi (36 km) away.

Where to stay around Sopley?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 860 vacation rentals near Sopley. From 324 Houses to 247 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 Sopley for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Sopley?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Sopley:

  • Sandbanks: 33 vacation rentals
  • Bournemouth City Centre: 140 vacation rentals
  • Freshwater Bay: 34 vacation rentals
  • Mudeford: 59 vacation rentals
  • Friars Cliff: 40 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Bournemouth Beach: 1,840 vacation rentals
  • New Forest Wildlife Park: 1,832 vacation rentals
  • Peppa Pig World: 1,403 vacation rentals
  • Salisbury Cathedral: 513 vacation rentals
  • Salisbury (XSR-Salisbury Train Station): 503 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 324 Houses in Sopley. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sopley include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 247 rentals available
  • Cabins: 227 rentals available
  • Cottages: 227 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 Sopley?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 66 vacation rentals with pool available in Sopley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.