Discover a selection of 99 vacation rentals in Dunmow, 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 $96 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Dunmow. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Dunmow

The area's churches and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Dunmow. This welcoming city allures visitors with its bars and restaurants. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Dunmow

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Dunmow a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chelmsford City Racecourse (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Bishop's Stortford Golf Club (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Warren Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Chilford Hall Vineyard (17 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Old MacDonalds Farm (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Dunmow

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Dunmow. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hatfield Forest Country Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • The Henry Moore Foundation (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • River Lea (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Clare Castle Country Park (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Epping Forest (20 mi / 32.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Dunmow

Fly into Stansted Airport (STN), the closest airport, located 4.2 mi (6.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Luton Airport (LTN), which is 31.3 mi (50.4 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Dunmow?

Whether you want a cozy escape for you and your sweetheart or somewhere spacious to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Dunmow. Here are a couple to get you thinking:

  • "Butterfly Barn - Large Essex Barn" is a favorite with guests. Around 1 mile from Dunmow, it has 5 bedrooms and lots of useful amenities, including cookware, dishware and utensils and free toiletries.
  • Another great choice is "Stansted Airport - Beautiful Annexe With Parking", which is around 2 miles from Dunmow. Featuring 2 bedrooms, a washing machine and internet services, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and happy.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Dunmow vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Dunmow?

Put aside those household chores, because weekends were made for fun. Make your way to one of these weekend getaways in and around Dunmow and make the most of all the exciting things to do close by:

  • "Rural Retreat, Noth Essex/herts Borders" is a comfortable option around 3 miles southwest of the center of Dunmow. You'll never have to wander far to find something cool to do around here. Get outdoors and explore Capel Manor College and Gardens and Queen's Park. Activities like cycling and golf will perfectly round off your mini getaway.
  • Alternatively, enjoy a more leisurely pace of life at "Flink's Barn, Thaxted". Approximately 4 miles north of Dunmow, fun activities around here include cycling and golf. Rather visit some sights? Make a beeline for Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum and Bishop's Stortford Golf Club.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Dunmow?

Studio apartments are a hard act to beat when it comes to convenience, character and location. Get comfy in one of these studio apartments for rent in or near Dunmow and get a taste of the local vibe and energy:

  • Explore the world around you from the comfort of "Flink's Barn, Thaxted". This property is a great base for sightseeing and offers amenities including a washing machine and a fridge.
  • "1 Bedroom Accommodation In Elsenham" is another good option. Make yourself comfy and take advantage of a garden, heating and more.

When you're ready to step outside your studio apartment and do some sightseeing, there's plenty to keep you busy around Dunmow. Interested in cultural attractions? Swing by firstsite and West Cliff Theatre.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Dunmow?

Short-term rentals abound in and around Dunmow. Stay a night or two in a luxury cabin, a compact apartment or a home that'll fit the family. Whatever type of property you're chasing, you'll have plenty to choose from with Vrbo. Here are some of our favorites:

  • Nice and close to the heart of Dunmow, "1 Bedroom Accommodation In Elsenham" is great for a quick break. While you're around, make sure you get to leading sights like Braintree Village and Warren Golf Club.
  • Leap out of bed, make a coffee and then begin planning what to explore around "Entire Contemporary Barn 5 Bedrooms". St John the Baptist Monastery and Forrester Park Golf Club should be on your list if you stay at this rental.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Dunmow?

Vacation with others and have more fun. Whether you're planning an active getaway with your best friends or an overdue family reunion, you'll have your pick of large group vacation rentals in and near Dunmow:

  • Providing privacy, comfort and space, you'll get everyone's tick of approval at "Butterfly Barn - Large Essex Barn". Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this escape which has 5 bedrooms, a garden and a firepit. This top pick is around 1 mile to the east of Dunmow.
  • "Stunning Tudor Manor House And Coach House" is another option that'll fit the whole crew. It's around 9 miles to the north of Dunmow, has 6 bedrooms and welcomes up to 20 guests. A swimming pool and a fireplace are among the things that'll help make your visit more comfortable.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Dunmow?

A pool is often a necessity when choosing where to stay on vacation, especially if you're bringing the kids along. Browse these houses with a pool in or near Dunmow and spend your days splashing around:

  • Switch to vacay mode at "Stunning Tudor Manor House And Coach House", where your highest priority will be chilling by the pool. Amenities including a fenced pool and a living room help make this escape a favorite with guests.
  • Otherwise, unpack your bags at "Spacious 4 Bed 3 Bath House In Hutton". In addition to its inviting pool, you can also make use of outdoor furniture and a fridge.

Dunmow has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures hovering between 55 ºF and 70 ºF. But you don't have to wait until summertime to visit. Take a look at the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Dunmow vacation rental and organize your getaway for whatever season you like.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Dunmow?

Whether your ideal getaway is out in the country or down by the sea, you'll enjoy it even more if you share it with loved ones. Look up these large family vacation rentals in or near Dunmow and bring the whole gang along:

  • Get your nearest and dearest under the same roof at "Butterfly Barn - Large Essex Barn", which has 5 bedrooms that sleep up to 12 guests. This escape is located 1 mile to the east of Dunmow and features amenities such as a kitchen and a travel crib.
  • "Entire Contemporary Barn 5 Bedrooms" also has the space you need to live it up with loved ones. This rental is around 7 miles to the northwest of Dunmow, and accommodates as many as 10 guests in its 5 bedrooms. Free toiletries and a living room will help keep everyone comfortable and happy.

When you're ready to step outside your front door, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to keep everyone entertained. Colchester Zoo, Southend Pier and Adventure Island should be on your agenda.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Dunmow?

Nothing's more important than family, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Stay in one of these family cabin rentals in or near Dunmow and create wonderful memories with the ones you love the most:

  • "Cosy Log Cabin. Perfect For Short Stop Overs And Weekends Away" - This sought-after getaway offers free toiletries and cable/satellite TV services and is located approximately 17 miles south of the center of Dunmow.
  • "Campion Lodge Holiday Cottage Is Located Near Colchester And Set In Some Amazing Natural Beauty" - This property is another top pick with families and is around 17 miles east of Dunmow. Offering a dishwasher, a kitchen and more, it'll get everyone's seal of approval.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Dunmow vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Dunmow?

Go for a dip anytime you like when you book one of our large rental houses with an indoor pool. Pack your favorite swimsuit and check out these getaways in or near Dunmow that come with this fancy perk:

  • With 3 bedrooms that can sleep up to 8 guests, "8 Berth - 3 Bed Caravan - Centrally Heated And Double Glazed" is the perfect place to escape to with close friends. Make use of this property's range of amenities, including a swimming pool and a fireplace.
  • Another excellent option is "Great 8 Berth Caravan For Hire At St Osyth Beach In Essex Ref 28123gc". With 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 guests, you can invite the whole gang to stay, play and swim. A kitchen and a swimming pool are other amenities you'll find here.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more wonderful Dunmow vacation rental options for your next big getaway.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Dunmow?

If you like the thought of telling stories around a campfire but aren't super into the "camp" part, a vacation rental with a fire pit is the way to go. Enjoy the comforts of home at one of these options in or near Dunmow that come with this red-hot perk:

  • "Butterfly Barn - Large Essex Barn" features a kitchen, a fireplace, and of course, a fire pit. Sing your favorite songs, share ghost stories or just catch up with your loved ones at this charming retreat.
  • "Entire Contemporary Barn 5 Bedrooms" is another great place where you can spend your days or nights socializing around a toasty fire. It also offers a fireplace and a kitchen.