Destination guide

The friendly area of Wimborne awaits your stay

The area's theater scene and entertainment are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Wimborne. This city's restaurants, bars and cheese shops attract many visitors, and its welcoming and trendy location add to the charm. Poole Harbour and Bournemouth International Centre are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Wimborne

Are you looking for things to 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 Wimborne a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Monkey World Ape Rescue Center (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Wimborne Model Town (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Ashley Wood Golf Club (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Splashdown Waterpark (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Bournemouth Adventure Wonderland (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Liberty's Owl Raptor and Reptile Centre (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Wimborne

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Wimborne is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bournemouth Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Brownsea Island (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Priest's House Museum and Garden (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Edmondsham House and Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Knoll Gardens (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Poole Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)

How to get to and around Wimborne

The nearest airport is in Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), located 8.3 mi (13.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Southampton (SOU), which is 27.6 mi (44.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Wimborne?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 971 vacation rentals near Wimborne. From 287 Bungalows to 376 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Wimborne for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Wimborne Minster: 1,542 vacation rentals
  • Edmondsham House and Gardens: 1,274 vacation rentals
  • Wimborne Model Town: 1,539 vacation rentals
  • Kingston Lacy House: 1,515 vacation rentals
  • White Mill: 1,508 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wimborne 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 Bungalows in Wimborne?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 287 Bungalows in Wimborne. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wimborne include:

  • Houses: 376 rentals available
  • Barns: 28 rentals available
  • Cottages: 287 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wimborne?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 46 vacation rentals with pool available in Wimborne. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.