Discover a selection of 500 holiday rentals in Freshwater 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 £ 65 per night, and cottages and houses are popular options for a stay in Freshwater. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Freshwater is ready to explore

The island views, gardens and parks are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Freshwater. Travellers appreciate the bars in this relaxing city. Beaulieu National Motor Museum and Southampton Maritime Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Freshwater

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

  • The Needles Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Brockenhurst Manor Golf Club (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Blackgang Chine (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Owl and Monkey Haven (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Butterfly and Fountain World (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)

Seasonal weather in Freshwater

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Freshwater

Island views, pristine beaches and beautiful gardens are a few of the stunning natural features that Freshwater boasts. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Freshwater is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bournemouth Beach (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Fort Victoria Country Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Tennyson Down (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Thorness bay (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Lepe Country Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Freshwater

Fly into Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), the closest airport, located 15.5 mi (24.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Southampton (SOU), which is 19.6 mi (31.6 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Freshwater?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 606 vacation rentals near Freshwater. From 299 cottages to 503 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Freshwater for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Cottages in Freshwater?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 299 Cottages in Freshwater. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Freshwater include:

  • Houses: 503 rentals available
  • Flats: 62 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 299 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Freshwater?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 43 vacation rentals with pool available in Freshwater. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.