Destination guide

The riverside setting of Wallingford is ready to explore

Enjoy the history and other features of Wallingford. This city's bars, riverfront and coffeehouses draw many visitors. Oracle and Mapledurham House and Watermill are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Wallingford

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Wallingford a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Beale Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Caversham Golf Club (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Waterstock Golf Club (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Southfield Golf Club (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Frilford Heath Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wallingford

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wallingford is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Thames Path (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Lardon Chase - the Holies and Lough Down (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Basildon Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Waterperry Gardens (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Pincents Hill (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Christ Church Meadows (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Wallingford

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 17.7 mi (28.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 30.3 mi (48.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Wallingford Cholsey Station.

Where to stay around Wallingford?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 66 vacation rentals near Wallingford. From 28 Houses to 7 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 Wallingford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Thames Path: 501 vacation rentals
  • University of Oxford: 665 vacation rentals
  • Highclere Castle: 220 vacation rentals
  • Blenheim Palace: 1,019 vacation rentals
  • Headington Shark: 591 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 28 Houses in Wallingford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wallingford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 7 rentals available
  • Cabins: 16 rentals available
  • Cottages: 16 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 Wallingford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 59 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Wallingford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.