Destination guide

The friendly area of Ringwood awaits your stay

The forests and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Ringwood. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. Bournemouth Beach and Bournemouth International Centre 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Ringwood

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ringwood a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Liberty's Owl Raptor and Reptile Centre (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Burley Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Bournemouth Adventure Wonderland (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Playgolf Bournemouth (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Altitude High Ropes Adventure (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Littledown Sports Center (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ringwood

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ringwood is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bournemouth Beach (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Brownsea Island (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Burley Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Bolderwood Deer Sanctuary (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Rufus Stone (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Edmondsham House and Gardens (7.7 mi / 12.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Ringwood

Fly into Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.9 mi (9.5 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 18.7 mi (30 km) away.

Where to stay around Ringwood?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,070 vacation rentals near Ringwood. From 382 Houses to 286 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ringwood for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Ringwood?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ringwood:

  • Sandbanks: 33 vacation rentals
  • Bournemouth City Centre: 136 vacation rentals
  • Freshwater Bay: 33 vacation rentals
  • Mudeford: 60 vacation rentals
  • Friars Cliff: 41 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Liberty's Owl Raptor and Reptile Centre: 1,893 vacation rentals
  • Go Ape at Moors Valley Ringwood: 1,857 vacation rentals
  • Stonehenge: 403 vacation rentals
  • Bournemouth Beach: 1,820 vacation rentals
  • Southampton Cruise Terminal: 1,720 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 382 Houses in Ringwood. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ringwood include:

  • Bungalows: 286 rentals available
  • Cabins: 286 rentals available
  • Cottages: 286 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ringwood?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 87 vacation rentals with pool available in Ringwood. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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