Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Chippenham

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Chippenham. Travelers to this romantic city praise the bars, gardens and riverfront. Bath Abbey and Roman Baths are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Chippenham

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Chippenham a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • We The Curious (20.9 mi / 33.7 km)
  • Bristol Zoo (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
  • Bath Golf Club (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Recreation Ground (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • The Players Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Thermae Bath Spa (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Chippenham

Travelers love Chippenham for its picturesque gardens and pristine countryside. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Chippenham is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alice Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Westonbirt Arboretum (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Sydney Gardens (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Highgrove House and Gardens (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Recreation Ground (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Hedgemead Park (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Chippenham

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 25.9 mi (41.7 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Chippenham Station.

Where to stay around Chippenham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,198 holiday lettings near Chippenham. From 277 Cottages to 277 Cabins, 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 Chippenham is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Chippenham?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Chippenham:

  • Bristol Floating Harbour: 67 holiday homes
  • Southville: 37 holiday homes
  • Bristol City Centre: 58 holiday homes
  • Redcliffe: 52 holiday homes
  • Harbourside: 43 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Dyrham Park: 1,078 holiday lettings
  • Chippenham Station: 1,169 holiday lettings
  • Lacock Abbey: 1,024 holiday lettings
  • The Holburne Museum: 1,076 holiday lettings
  • Bath (QQX-Bath Spa Train Station): 1,110 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Chippenham 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 Cottages in Chippenham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 277 Cottages in Chippenham. Our other popular types of Chippenham holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 277 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 501 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 38 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 Chippenham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 182 holiday homes with pool available in Chippenham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.