Discover a selection of 355 holiday rentals in Ely that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 70 per night, and cottages and houses are popular options for a stay in Ely. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Ely

Come and experience Ely and its cathedral, museums and monuments. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bars, local tours and bird watching. Ely Cathedral and Church of St Mary the Great are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, Vrbo has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Ely

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Ely has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Worlington & Newmarket Golf Club (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • National Stud (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Ryston Park Golf Club (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Cambridge University Lawn Tennis Club (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Brandon Country Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Go Ape Thetford (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ely

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ely is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jesus Green (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Parker's Piece (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Fellows Garden (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • The Backs (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Brandon Country Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ely

Fly into Cambridge (CBG), the closest airport, located 13.1 mi (21.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into London (STN-Stansted), which is 34.8 mi (56 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Ely Station, Ely Littleport Station and Shippea Hill Station are the main stations in the area.

Can I find a vacation rental around Ely?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 355 vacation rentals near Ely. From 81 cottages to 196 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ely for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.