Destination guide

Travel to friendly Melksham

Enjoy the churches and other features of Melksham. This city is welcoming and relaxing, recognized for its spas, bars and coffeehouses. Bath Abbey and Roman Baths are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Melksham

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Melksham a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bath Golf Club (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Recreation Ground (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Thermae Bath Spa (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Bath Approach Golf Course (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Bath Lawn Tennis Club (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Bath City Farm (11 mi / 17.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Melksham

Melksham is famous for its pristine countryside and picturesque gardens. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Melksham is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Prior Park Landscape Garden (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Alice Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Sydney Gardens (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Recreation Ground (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Parade Gardens (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Henrietta Park (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)

Traveling to and around Melksham

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 24.4 mi (39.2 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Melksham Station.

Where to stay around Melksham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 586 holiday lettings near Melksham. From 220 Houses to 201 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 Melksham is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Great Chalfield Manor: 1,004 holiday lettings
  • Melksham Station: 874 holiday lettings
  • The Holburne Museum: 1,117 holiday lettings
  • Cotswold Country Park and Beach: 1,175 holiday lettings
  • Bradford-On-Avon Station: 1,055 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Melksham 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 Melksham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 220 Houses in Melksham. Our other popular types of Melksham holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 201 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 117 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 117 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 pool in Melksham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 12 holiday homes with pool available in Melksham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.