Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Chippenham

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Chippenham. Travellers to this romantic city praise the bars, gardens and riverfront. Bath Abbey and Roman Baths are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday 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 holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Chippenham a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 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 features

Exploring the natural features in Chippenham

Travellers love Chippenham for its beautiful 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 centre:

  • 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)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Chippenham

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

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

How many holiday rentals are available around Chippenham?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,138 holiday lettings around Chippenham. From 314 houses to 324 flats & apartments, 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Chippenham?

Nothing compares to the refreshing stillness of rural life. No traffic rumbling by or blaring car horns. Just you and the serenity of the countryside! HomeAway has 234 countryside getaway rentals in this destination. Alternatively, you may be searching for a different sort of setting. HomeAway has loads of options, including:

  • 157 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 119 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 105 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Chippenham?

There's no need to go without the conveniences of home just because you're going on holiday. Kick back and relax in an apartment and live life like a local. You'll be able to choose from 556 different options with the help of HomeAway. If you make your reservation soon, you could spend as little as £35 a night. Or perhaps you'd rather try one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 515 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £43 per night.
  • Cottage: 306 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £54 per night.
  • Hotel: 126 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £42 per night.

Can I stay in Chippenham in a large group?

It can be difficult finding the time to spend with your relatives and friends. A getaway is an ideal way to be reunited. If you were hoping to kick back together, HomeAway has places to suit. House holiday rentals are the top option here for large groups of guests. Our global database presently has 92 available. Properties in this area that are perfect for large groups include:

  • If yours is a crew of 6, we've got 245 holiday rentals perfectly suited for that size. Stay a night from just £36.
  • If you have 8 in your squad, you'll be thrilled to hear that there are 109 rental properties that are suitable. The starting price is £84 a night.
  • Seeking rentals suitable for 5 people? You'll be thrilled to discover we have 100 that'll be perfect. You can book one from just £66 per night.

Your whole squad will be well looked after when you arrange your Chippenham escape through us!