Destination guide

The lakeside setting of Cirencester is ready to explore

Enjoy the culture and other features of Cirencester. This welcoming and relaxing city is known for its lake, spas and bars. 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 and attractions in Cirencester

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Cirencester a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cirencester Golf Club (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Cotswold Country Park and Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Gloucester Ski and Snowboard Centre (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Cotswold Wildlife Park (14 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Birdland Park and Gardens (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • The Model Village (14.6 mi / 23.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cirencester

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cirencester is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Somerford Lagoon (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Minchinhampton Common (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Rococo Gardens (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Highgrove House and Gardens (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Lydiard Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Cirencester

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 29.2 mi (47.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Birmingham (BHX), which is 51.8 mi (83.4 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Cirencester Kemble Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Cirencester?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 559 vacation rentals near Cirencester. From 212 Cottages to 260 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cirencester for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Cirencester Roman Amphitheatre: 1,364 vacation rentals
  • Corinium Museum: 1,361 vacation rentals
  • Cirencester Church: 1,368 vacation rentals
  • Cirencester Parish Church of Saint John Baptist: 1,368 vacation rentals
  • Cirencester Park Polo Club: 1,331 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cirencester 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 Cottages in Cirencester?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 212 Cottages in Cirencester. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cirencester include:

  • Houses: 260 rentals available
  • Cabins: 212 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 212 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cirencester?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 150 vacation rentals with pool available in Cirencester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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