Destination guide

Travel to friendly Walkford

Enjoy the history and other features of Walkford. Well-liked for its beaches, forests and coffeehouses, this city is both welcoming and walkable. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Walkford

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Walkford a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Burley Golf Club (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Playgolf Bournemouth (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Littledown Sports Center (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Altitude High Ropes Adventure (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Littledown Miniature Railway (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Brockenhurst Manor Golf Club (6.2 mi / 10 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Walkford

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Walkford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bournemouth Beach (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Brownsea Island (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Avon Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Red House Museum and Gardens (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Burley Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Kings Park Bowling Green (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Walkford

The nearest airport is in Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), located 6.4 mi (10.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Southampton (SOU), which is 20 mi (32.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Walkford?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 918 vacation rentals near Walkford. From 276 Houses to 235 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 Walkford for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Walkford:

  • Sandbanks: 33 vacation rentals
  • Bournemouth City Centre: 140 vacation rentals
  • Freshwater Bay: 34 vacation rentals
  • Mudeford: 59 vacation rentals
  • Friars Cliff: 40 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 Walkford?

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

  • Bournemouth Beach: 1,840 vacation rentals
  • Southampton Cruise Terminal: 1,746 vacation rentals
  • New Forest Wildlife Park: 1,832 vacation rentals
  • Peppa Pig World: 1,403 vacation rentals
  • The Quays: 1,770 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 276 Houses in Walkford. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Walkford include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 235 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 346 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Walkford?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 147 vacation rentals with pool available in Walkford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.