Destination guide

The cozy city of Chilham awaits you

Enjoy the area's culture, churches and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Chilham. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, restaurants and gardens. Canterbury Cathedral and Leeds Castle 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.


Sightseeing in and around Chilham

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Chilham a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boughton Golf Club (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Faversham Golf Club (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Ashford Golf Club (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Howletts Wild Animal Park (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Whitstable and Seasalter Golf Club (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Sittingbourne Golf Centre (11 mi / 17.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Chilham

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Chilham is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Ephraim Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Westgate Gardens (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Brogdale Collections (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Oare Gunpowder Works County Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Whitstable Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Tankerton Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)

Traveling to and around Chilham

The nearest airport is in Manston (MSE-Kent Intl.), located 18.3 mi (29.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into London (SEN-Southend), which is 25.4 mi (40.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Canterbury Chilham Station.

Where to stay around Chilham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 473 holiday lettings near Chilham. From 303 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 Chilham is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Canterbury Chilham Station: 1,194 holiday lettings
  • Folkestone Harbour: 830 holiday lettings
  • Canterbury Sturry Station: 870 holiday lettings
  • Hythe Beach: 1,194 holiday lettings
  • Sandgate Beach: 980 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 303 Houses in Chilham. Our other popular types of Chilham holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 47 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 89 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 89 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 Chilham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in Chilham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.