Discover a selection of 438 vacation rentals in Colchester, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $72 per night, and condos and houses are popular options for a stay in Colchester. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Travel to historic Colchester

Enjoy the area's history, museums and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Colchester. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the theaters, bars and fishing. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Colchester

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Colchester a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Colchester Zoo (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Colchester Golf Club (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Benton Hall Golf and Country Club (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Jimmy's Farm (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Suffolk Leisure Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Lavenham Falconry (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Colchester

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Colchester. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Colchester Castle Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Abberton Reservoir (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Beth Chatto Garden (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Mersea Island (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • St. Osyth Beach (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Alton Water (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Colchester

The nearest airport is in London (SEN-Southend), located 23.8 mi (38.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to London (STN-Stansted), which is 27.2 mi (43.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Colchester Town Station, Colchester Station and Colchester Hythe Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Colchester, GB?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 438 vacation rentals around Colchester. From 84 condo and apartment rentals to 248 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Colchester?

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

  • Hollytrees Museum: 454 vacation rentals
  • Colchester Station: 461 vacation rentals
  • Colchester Marks Tey Station: 403 vacation rentals
  • East Anglian Railway Museum: 423 vacation rentals
  • Green Island Gardens Ardleigh: 504 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Colchester listed on Vrbo 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 Condos/Apartments in Colchester?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 84 Condos/Apartments in Colchester. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Colchester include:

  • Houses: 248 rentals available
  • Cottages: 140 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 140 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 Colchester?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 74 vacation rentals with pool available in Colchester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.