Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Banbury

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Banbury. Well known for its gardens, bars and spas, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Silverstone Circuit and Bicester Village are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Banbury

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Banbury a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Feldon Valley Golf Course (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Fairytale Farm (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Chipping Norton Golf Club (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Bicester Golf and Country Club (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Cotswold Falconry Centre (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Stratford Butterfly Farm (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Banbury

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Banbury is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rousham House and Gardens (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Charlecote Park (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Daventry Country Park (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Batsford Arboretum (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Hidcote Manor Garden (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Dover's Hill (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Banbury

The nearest airport is in Oxford (OXF), located 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Coventry (CVT), which is 22.1 mi (35.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Banbury Station or Kings Sutton Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Banbury?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 153 vacation rentals near Banbury. From 72 Cottages to 72 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Banbury for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Banbury Station: 779 vacation rentals
  • Blenheim Palace: 928 vacation rentals
  • Headington Shark: 608 vacation rentals
  • Leamington Spa Station: 624 vacation rentals
  • Witney Lakes Golf Course: 1,268 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 72 Cottages in Banbury. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Banbury include:

  • Bungalows: 72 rentals available
  • Houses: 49 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Banbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 7 vacation rentals with pool available in Banbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.