Destination guide

The friendly city of Skegness awaits you

The area's temples and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Skegness. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the seaside, beaches and aquarium. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Skegness

Do you want to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Skegness a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skegness Aquarium (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Skegness Pier (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Natureland Seal Sanctuary (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Hardy's Animal Farm (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Lincolnshire Wildlife Park (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Hunstanton Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Skegness

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 67°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Skegness

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Skegness is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skegness Beach (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Gibraltar Point National Nature (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Gunby Estate (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Hunstanton Beach (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • RSPB Titchwell Marsh (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Brancaster Beach (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Skegness

If you prefer to travel by train, Skegness Station, Havenhouse Station and Wainfleet Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Skegness?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 276 vacation rentals near Skegness. From 56 Cabins to 139 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Skegness for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Wainfleet Station: 844 vacation rentals
  • Skegness Beach: 836 vacation rentals
  • Gibraltar Point National Nature: 935 vacation rentals
  • Thorpe Culvert Station: 758 vacation rentals
  • Havenhouse Station: 858 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Skegness 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 Cabins in Skegness?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 56 Cabins in Skegness. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Skegness include:

  • Houses: 139 rentals available
  • Cottages: 56 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 56 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Skegness?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 52 vacation rentals with pool available in Skegness. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.