Destination guide

The cozy area of Benson awaits your stay

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Benson. This city's bars, riverfront and restaurants attract many visitors, and its walkable and welcoming location add to the charm. Oracle and Mapledurham House and Watermill 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

Sightseeing in and around Benson

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Benson a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waterstock Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Beale Park (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Southfield Golf Club (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Caversham Golf Club (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Hinksey Heights Golf Course (10.5 mi / 17 km)
  • Frilford Heath Golf Club (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Benson

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Benson is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Thames Path (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Lardon Chase - the Holies and Lough Down (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Basildon Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Waterperry Gardens (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Christ Church Meadows (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Benson

Fly into Oxford (OXF), the closest airport, located 16.9 mi (27.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into London (LHR-Heathrow), which is 30.1 mi (48.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Benson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 124 holiday lettings near Benson. From 46 Houses to 47 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 Benson is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • St. Helen's Church: 558 holiday lettings
  • All Souls College: 640 holiday lettings
  • Brasenose College: 641 holiday lettings
  • Oxfordshire Museum: 1,030 holiday lettings
  • J.R.R. Tolkien's Grave: 702 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 46 Houses in Benson. Our other popular types of Benson holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 17 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 Benson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Benson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.