Destination guide

The natural setting of Chester is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, entertainment and art galleries with a rental holiday home in Chester. This city's wildlife, bird watching and golfing draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Chester

Are you hoping to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Chester a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chester Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Shore Club Dance Hall (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Bluenose Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Osprey Ridge Golf Course (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Lunenburg County Winery (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Chester

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Chester is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Graves Island Provincial Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Bayswater Beach Provincial Park (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Mahone Bay Swimming Pool (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Hubbards Barn and Community Park (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Hubbards Beach (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Queensland Beach Provincial Park (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Chester

The nearest airport is in Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), located 42.9 mi (69.1 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Chester?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 125 holiday lettings around Chester. From 60 houses to 42 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Chester? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Chester. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Lordly House Museum: 271 holiday lettings
  • Graves Island Provincial Park: 256 holiday lettings
  • Chester Golf Club: 272 holiday lettings
  • Amicus Gallery: 276 holiday lettings
  • Chester Playhouse: 276 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Chester listed on 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 Chester?

Yes, of course. offers 60 Houses in Chester. Our other popular types of Chester holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 42 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Chester?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Chester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.