Destination guide

Travel to exciting Headington

Take a vacation to Headington and enjoy the area's live music, theater scene and monuments. Well-liked for its shark watching, bars and skyscrapers, this city is both cosmopolitan and scenic. Bicester Village and University Church of St Mary the Virgin are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Headington

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Headington a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Southfield Golf Club (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Waterstock Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Frilford Heath Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Bicester Golf and Country Club (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • West Witney Sports and Social Club (13.1 mi / 21 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Headington

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Headington. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • University Botanic Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Christ Church Meadows (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Waterperry Gardens (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Thames Path (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Rousham House and Gardens (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Headington

Fly into Oxford (OXF), the closest airport, located 6.6 mi (10.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Headington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 62 holiday lettings near Headington. From 30 Houses to 29 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Headington is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Headington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Headington. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Oxford Brookes University: 662 holiday lettings
  • Southfield Golf Club: 638 holiday lettings
  • Headington Shark: 646 holiday lettings
  • All Souls College: 676 holiday lettings
  • Brasenose College: 675 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Headington listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Headington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 30 Houses in Headington. Our other popular types of Headington holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 2 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Headington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 57 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Headington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.