Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Basingstoke is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's monuments, history and art galleries with a rental holiday home in Basingstoke. Well known for its bars, spas and riverfront, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Oracle and Jane Austen's House Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Basingstoke

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Basingstoke has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Basingstoke Leisure Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Basingstoke Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • 4 Kingdoms Adventure Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • UK Wolf Centre (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • North Hants Golf Club (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Lagoona Park (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Basingstoke

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Basingstoke. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mill Field Nature Reserves (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • West Green House Garden (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Wellington Country Park (8.5 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Fleet Pond (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • California Country Park (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Alice Holt Forest (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Basingstoke

The nearest airport is in Southampton (SOU), located 24.6 mi (39.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 31 mi (49.9 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Basingstoke Station or Basingstoke Overton Station to see more of the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Basingstoke?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 134 vacation rentals near Basingstoke. From 57 flats & apartments to 70 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Basingstoke for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

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

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

  • Basingstoke Station: 414 vacation rentals
  • Wote Street Willy: 409 vacation rentals
  • Basingstoke Overton Station: 315 vacation rentals
  • Basingstoke Leisure Park: 382 vacation rentals
  • Mill Field Nature Reserves: 436 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Basingstoke listed on Vrbo UK 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 Flats in Basingstoke?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 57 Flats in Basingstoke. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Basingstoke include:

  • Houses: 70 rentals available
  • Cabins: 36 rentals available
  • Cottages: 36 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Basingstoke?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Basingstoke. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.