Where to stay around Essex?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 320 holiday lettings near Essex. From 123 Houses to 88 Studios, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Essex for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Essex?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Essex. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Uttlesford District: 364 holiday homes
  • Braintree District: 337 holiday homes
  • Epping Forest District: 5,984 holiday homes
  • Colchester: 251 holiday homes
  • Maldon District: 235 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Essex! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Essex?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Essex with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Colchester: 251 holiday lettings
  • Saffron Walden: 269 holiday lettings
  • Chelmsford: 106 holiday lettings
  • Dunmow: 117 holiday lettings
  • Ongar: 175 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Essex?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Essex are:

  • Colchester (CLB-Colchester Bus Station): 372 self catering accommodations
  • Stevenage Railway Station Airport (XVJ): 141 self catering accommodations
  • Stansted Airport (STN): 155 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Essex?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Essex. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Saint Osyth Beach: 268 holiday rentals
  • Westcliff Station: 386 holiday rentals
  • Southminster Station: 255 holiday rentals
  • Colchester Station: 392 holiday rentals
  • Braintree Freeport Station: 301 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Essex listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.