Destination guide

The historic area of Thornbury awaits your stay

The area's history and churches are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Thornbury. Travelers to this romantic city praise the gardens, golfing and chocolate shops. Thornbury Castle and Cabot Circus Shopping Centre are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Thornbury

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Thornbury a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bristol Zoo (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • We The Curious (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Cattle Country Adventure Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Saint Pierre Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Chepstow Racecourse (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • The Players Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Thornbury

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Thornbury is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Newark Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Castle Park (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Bristol Castle Park (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Brandon Hill (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Leigh Woods (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Thornbury

Fly into Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.4 mi (28 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Thornbury?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 189 vacation rentals near Thornbury. From 90 Houses to 21 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 Thornbury for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Thornbury:

  • Clifton: 42 vacation rentals
  • Saint Paul's: 50 vacation rentals
  • Bath City Centre: 213 vacation rentals
  • Bristol City Centre: 55 vacation rentals
  • Canon's Marsh: 39 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 Thornbury?

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

  • Thornbury Castle: 1,292 vacation rentals
  • Bath (QQX-Bath Spa Train Station): 1,165 vacation rentals
  • Bristol (TPB-Bristol Temple Meads Train Station): 1,204 vacation rentals
  • SS Great Britain: 1,216 vacation rentals
  • Bath Central Library: 1,150 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 90 Houses in Thornbury. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Thornbury include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 21 rentals available
  • Cabins: 60 rentals available
  • Cottages: 60 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Thornbury?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Thornbury. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.