Where to stay around Swanage?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,287 vacation rentals near Swanage. From 403 Hotels to 300 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Swanage for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Swanage Beach: 1,757 vacation rentals
  • Anvil Point Lighthouse: 1,616 vacation rentals
  • Durlston Country Park: 1,670 vacation rentals
  • Studland Beach and Nature Reserve: 1,949 vacation rentals
  • Shell Bay Beach: 2,123 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Swanage 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 Hotels in Swanage?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 403 Hotels in Swanage. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Swanage include:

  • Studios: 300 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 299 rentals available
  • Cabins: 219 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 Swanage?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 217 vacation rentals with pool available in Swanage. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Travel to culturally rich Swanage

    Enjoy the culture and other features of Swanage. This welcoming city is known for its seaside, beaches and parks. Corfe Castle and Brownsea Island are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

    Activities and attractions in and around Swanage

    Do you want to find top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Swanage a fun spot to vacation. These 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 (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
    • Swanage 18 Hole Pitch and Putt (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Poole Twin Sails Bridge (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
    • Alum Chine Beach (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
    • Bournemouth Pier (8 mi / 12.8 km)
    • Oceanarium (8 mi / 12.9 km)

    Seasonal weather in Swanage

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 66°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Swanage

    Travelers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and picturesque gardens, which is just a taste of what Swanage has to offer. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Swanage is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Brownsea Island (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Bournemouth Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
    • Swanage Beach (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
    • Durlston Country Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Old Harry Rocks (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • Studland Beach and Nature Reserve (3 mi / 4.8 km)