Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Brandon

The forests and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Brandon. This welcoming and trendy city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. 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 Brandon

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Brandon a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brandon Country Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Go Ape Thetford (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • High Lodge Thetford Forest (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Royal Worlington & Newmarket Golf Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Fuller's Mill Garden (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Ryston Park Golf Club (13.7 mi / 22 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Brandon

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Brandon is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brandon Country Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • West Stow Country Park and Anglo Saxon Village (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Fuller's Mill Garden (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Lackford Lakes (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Gooderstone Water Gardens (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Abbey Gardens (13.8 mi / 22.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Brandon

Fly into Cambridge (CBG), the closest airport, located 22.5 mi (36.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Norwich (NWI-Norwich Intl.), which is 33.9 mi (54.5 km) away.

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

Where to stay around Brandon?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 135 vacation rentals near Brandon. From 71 Houses to 9 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 Brandon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lakenheath Station: 263 vacation rentals
  • Brandon Station: 303 vacation rentals
  • Go Ape Thetford: 319 vacation rentals
  • Brandon Country Park: 304 vacation rentals
  • Brandon Heritage Centre: 299 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 71 Houses in Brandon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brandon include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 42 rentals available
  • Cottages: 42 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 Brandon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Brandon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.