Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Shapwick getaway

Experience the unique character of Shapwick with a stay in a vacation home rental. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Glastonbury Abbey and Wookey Hole are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Shapwick

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Shapwick a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ashton Windmill (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Somerset Speedway (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Burnham and Berrow Golf Club (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Animal Farm Adventure Park (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Brean Golf Club (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Brean Splash Waterpark (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Shapwick

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Shapwick. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wookey Hole (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Wills Neck (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Chew Valley (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)

How to get to and around Shapwick

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 17.9 mi (28.8 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 28.3 mi (45.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Shapwick?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 458 holiday lettings near Shapwick. From 153 Houses to 30 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 Shapwick is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Fyne Court: 1,044 holiday lettings
  • Wells Cathedral: 1,376 holiday lettings
  • Paintworks Event Space: 1,180 holiday lettings
  • Ashton Gate Stadium: 1,200 holiday lettings
  • Tintinhull House Garden: 1,394 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 153 Houses in Shapwick. Our other popular types of Shapwick holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 180 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Shapwick?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 42 holiday homes with pool available in Shapwick. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.