Do you ever long for a nice, quiet life in a quaint little town? You can turn that dream into a reality with a vacation in Buckingham. If you have a fondness for architecture or a deep love of history, Buckingham has both in spades and you will find many intricate buildings that date back to the 18th century. You will also find a variety of restaurants and pubs in town, along with numerous hobbyist clubs and associations. On Tuesdays and Saturdays, bask in the liveliness of the local town market, where you can discover a myriad of items for sale - from groceries and household goods to tools and textiles.
To complete this winsome vacation, book from our selection of 10 amazing Airbnb vacation rentals in Buckingham, United Kingdom, that you can retreat to in your downtime and cosy up to a warm and inviting atmosphere.
This cosy, comfortable cottage is located in the town centre, placing you in close proximity to many restaurants and shops, as well as to notable tourist attractions, such as Stowe Landscape Gardens and Silverstone Circuit.
Wi-Fi is provided, along with heating, hot water, and an indoor fireplace, to ensure that your stay is as warm and cosy as it can be. The warmth extends to your mornings, as you wake to a generous English breakfast prepared by your welcoming hosts, Elizabeth and Steve. If this toasty atmosphere isn’t enough for you, feel free to take a dip in the luxurious hot tub to rest your weary soul and let your worries wash away.
18th Century Cottage in Town Centre
This beautiful penthouse apartment is home to gorgeous views of Buckingham, lush greenery, and charming village life. Although the apartment is situated away from Buckingham, it only takes two minutes to walk into town, where you can find a huge selection of restaurants, bars, cafes, and pubs. Alternatively, the quiet neighbourhood features plenty of supermarkets if you prefer to enjoy a meal at home.
This spacious home maintains its sparkling clean interior and offers a large and comfortable sofa for those times when you just feel like kicking back and relaxing. If you ever require any assistance, your attentive host Gemma is prompt in her responses and always happy to help.
Beautiful 2 bed, spacious apartment
If you’d like a quiet and peaceful nook to cosy up in after a long day, this vacation rental is just the place for you. Perfect for solo travellers, the room offers a single bed, along with a desk and chair for guests that need to catch up on work. In addition, you gain exclusive access to the family bathroom that comes equipped with a lovely shower bath.
Your exuberant host Jenny will be happy to help you out during your stay, as well as provide you with company and recommendations for your trip. Furthermore, she will also provide a breakfast that you can enjoy outside during the summer mornings, to enjoy the exquisite sunshine.
Single room in a quiet house, good access M40/M1
Overlooking the countryside, this charming bungalow sits on the outskirts of Buckingham, offering immense peace and quiet. The house is just a 15-minute walk from Buckingham, where you can find boutiques, coffee shops, pubs, and restaurants. For students looking for a place to stay off campus, Buckingham University campus is only 10 minutes away on foot.
The home’s interior is outfitted with modern furnishings and amenities, such as underfloor heating and a wide range of kitchen appliances. This vacation rental also gives you access to a large garden area, where you can relax in the calm surroundings and take in the gorgeous view. Additionally, staying here comes with an extensive continental breakfast basket, ensuring that you feel welcome and are well fed.
Field View, Buckingham.
As its name suggests, this quiet cottage retreat boasts a gorgeous garden by the riverside that is perfect for romantic getaways. Relish the breathtaking scenery while sitting under the willow tree, or enjoy a meal at the large dining table under the covered patio. Prepare to be charmed by frequent visits from the peaceful local wildlife, comprising of goldcrests, wrens, kingfishers, bats and hedgehogs.
The rooms are not only very clean and organised, but well-lit. The bright colours and minimalist design of the cottage provide a sense of space and liveliness to the home and the indoor fireplace injects extra warmth, if you fancy it.
River Cottage, Buckingham
This spacious room on the second floor welcomes both solo travellers and couples. In addition to the large bedroom is access to a private and stylish bathroom on the same floor, equipped with a shower bath and ample towels.
A couple of minutes’ walk will take you to the heart of Buckingham, with plenty of coffee shops, bars, restaurants, and independent shops to occupy your time. If you’d rather have a meal at home, you are welcome to use the appliances and dinnerware in the kitchen. There is also a firepit in the courtyard garden, where you may have a BBQ, if you so desire.
King-size room with private bathroom on own floor.
Enjoy the sound of the water and birds at this charming cottage, right by the Great Ouse River. Explore the tranquil surroundings, as you admire the lush greenery and encounter cattle grazing the plains on the far bank. If you’re lucky, you just might be able to spot a wild otter or two in the river. Wi-Fi is provided in the cottage, proving that you don’t necessarily need to unplug to be closer to nature.
Thornborough Mill Cottage
Find your home away from home in this private double room, nestled in a converted barn. The oak floors are impeccably clean and come with underfloor heating. The understated modern decor is complemented by plenty of natural light pouring in through the huge windows. Enjoy the spectacular views of the countryside and observe the magic of the local wildlife being one with nature.
You will be spoiled for choice of food with the delicious self-serve continental breakfast on weekdays. See if you can spot more thoughtful little touches like this from your generous host, Helen.
Private double room & more in glorious countryside
Enjoy comfortable living quarters in this contemporary home with light, open-plan living, dining and sitting areas. The ornate decor will elevate your living experience and the indoor fireplace will add an extra dose of warmth to your stay. The home is situated in an ideal location, close to plenty of markets and restaurants. A public pool and some playgrounds are just a short walk away, along with many lovely parks that are perfect for walking, biking, and running.
Ensuite room, Buckingham
Are you a fan of motor racing? This detached maisonette is just a 13-minute drive away from the Silverstone Circuit, making it the perfect place to stay if you’re in town to catch motor racing events, such as Formula 1, the Silverstone Grand Prix, Silverstone Classics, or Moto GP. The charming furniture and robust array of amenities provide a deep sense of home, ensuring that you will feel as comfy and cosy as you can possibly be during your stay.
2 bed spacious maisonette, ideal for Silverstone
Book your peaceful getaway
You may not find the Buckingham Palace here, but Buckingham offers plenty of attractions and activities to make your vacation fulfilling. If you’d like to visit the United Kingdom and relax close to nature, while getting away from the hustle and bustle of London, Buckingham has got you covered. Wherever you choose to stay in Buckingham, you’re sure to find the peace and quiet you’re looking for.
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