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

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

  • Chelmsford Station: 234 holiday lettings
  • Chelmsford Cathedral: 236 holiday lettings
  • Hylands House and Park: 257 holiday lettings
  • Melbourne Stadium: 221 holiday lettings
  • Westcliff Station: 386 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Chelmsford 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.

Head to the friendly city of Chelmsford

Come and experience Chelmsford and its cathedral, monuments and festivals. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, gardens and parks. Kelvedon Hatch and Southend Pier are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities and attractions in Chelmsford

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Chelmsford has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Southend Pier (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Colchester Zoo (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Warren Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Stock Brook Country Club (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Chelmsford City Racecourse (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Benton Hall Golf and Country Club (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)

Exploring the natural features in Chelmsford

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Chelmsford is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Park (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Norsey Woods (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Braintree Public Gardens (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Hockley Woods (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Wat Tyler Park (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)
  • Hatfield Forest (13 mi / 20.9 km)