Discover a selection of 196 holiday rentals in Gillingham 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 garden. Prices start at £ 80 per night, and cottages and houses are popular options for a stay in Gillingham. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Gillingham

The area's entertainment and churches are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Gillingham. This welcoming city is known for its bars, restaurants and gardens. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Gillingham

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Gillingham a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Center Parcs Longleat Forest (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Longleat Safari and Adventure Park (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Royal Bath and West Showground (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Ashley Wood Golf Club (14.3 mi / 23 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gillingham

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gillingham is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Center Parcs Longleat Forest (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Gillingham

The nearest airport is in Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), located 26.9 mi (43.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), which is 30.1 mi (48.5 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Gillingham Dorset Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Gillingham?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 196 vacation rentals near Gillingham. From 127 cottages to 178 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Gillingham for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.