Destination guide

Friendly Chatham will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Chatham with a stay in a holiday home rental. Revered for its restaurants, bars and spas, this city is both welcoming and relaxing. Leeds Castle and Rochester Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Chatham

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Chatham a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Southend Pier (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Buckmore Park Karting (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Gillingham Golf Club (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Kent Life (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Oast Park Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Bearsted Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Chatham

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Chatham is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Capstone Farm Country Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Riverside Country Park (3.4 mi / 5.6 km)
  • White Horse Wood Country Park (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Whatman Park (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Vinters Valley Nature Reserve (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Brenchley Gardens (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Chatham

The nearest airport is in London (SEN-Southend), located 16.3 mi (26.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into London (LCY-London City), which is 23 mi (37 km) away.

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

How many holiday rentals are available around Chatham?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 201 holiday lettings around Chatham. From 121 Houses to 31 Flats, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Chatham?

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 Chatham:

  • Westcliff-on-Sea: 20 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Havering: 33 holiday homes
  • London Borough of Bexley: 36 holiday homes
  • Wilmington: 561 holiday homes
  • Pantiles: 802 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 Chatham?

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

  • Historic Dockyard Chatham: 486 holiday lettings
  • Chatham Station: 487 holiday lettings
  • Fort Amherst: 482 holiday lettings
  • Nucleus Arts: 478 holiday lettings
  • Brook Theatre: 480 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 121 Houses in Chatham. Our other popular types of Chatham holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 31 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 39 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Chatham?

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

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