Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Chelan

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Chelan. This walkable and relaxing city is known for its cheese shops, lake and theme park. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Chelan

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Chelan a fun place to get away. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Benson Vineyards Estate Winery (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Nefarious Cellars (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Chelan Municipal Golf Course (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Slidewaters at Lake Chelan (17 mi / 27.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Chelan

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Chelan is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Chelan (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Lake Chelan State Park (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Alta Lake State Park (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Daroga State Park (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Beebe Bridge Park (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest (22.6 mi / 36.4 km)

Transportation options to and around Chelan

Fly into Wenatchee, WA (EAT-Pangborn Memorial), the closest airport, located 40.6 mi (65.4 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Chelan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 660 holiday lettings near Chelan. From 304 Houses to 15 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chelan for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lake Chelan State Park: 663 holiday lettings
  • Chelan Municipal Golf Course: 661 holiday lettings
  • Nefarious Cellars: 664 holiday lettings
  • Slidewaters at Lake Chelan: 662 holiday lettings
  • Lincoln Rock State Park: 348 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 304 Houses in Chelan. Our other popular types of Chelan holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 269 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 15 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Chelan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 429 holiday homes with pool available in Chelan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.