Just a short train ride or car journey from London, Buckinghamshire is a great spot for a weekend away. Walk in the Chiltern Hills, visit historical sites such as Waddesdon Manor - see our collection of unique holiday cottages.
A holiday house in Buckinghamshire is a perfect choice if you’re looking for beautiful countryside for rambling through, historic houses for exploring, and entertainment for every age group. One of the most picturesque of the Home Counties, Buckinghamshire is home to both the River Thames and the Chiltern Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, so it is no wonder visitors are drawn to its lush scenery and captivating flora and fauna. Click here to see all our holiday rentals in England.
If your idea of a perfect day is a cycle ride through rolling hills and wooded valleys followed by lunch at a traditional English country pub, then a holiday house in Buckinghamshire is definitely for you! If you’re a nature lover, you’ll enjoy spotting Red Kites, and likewise if you just want to sit around and read a book then this area is an ideal picnic spot. As well as the obvious natural and outdoor charms, this county has a number of attractions, from its grand stately houses and museums to its theme parks and towns. A holiday house in Buckinghamshire is heaven for history buffs! Must-visit places are Langley Park, 130 acres of stunning parkland, Taplow Court, an enormous 18th century palace with spectacular views, and Waddesdon Manor. Fun for all the family is certainly not in short supply and there are adventure playgrounds, high wires and animal centres galore. And how about the Chiltern Valley Winery and Brewery for the adults? Wherever your holiday house in Buckinghamshire is situated you will certainly not be short of things to do and see. The county is full of market towns with Georgian buildings and winding streets, and places like Marlow, Aylesbury and Buckingham are pretty and interesting, with all the shops, restaurants, churches and museums you could want. A holiday house in Buckinghamshire really provides English heritage at its best.