Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Chard

The countryside, desert and gardens display a scene truly unique to Chard. This welcoming and trendy city entices travelers with its bars and restaurants. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Chard

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Chard a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lyme Bay Winery (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Lyme Regis Golf Club (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Castlewood Vineyard (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Bridport and West Dorset Golf Club (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • The Donkey Sanctuary (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Chard

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Chard is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lyme Regis Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Monmouth Beach (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Golden Cap (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Mapperton Gardens (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • West Bay Beach (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Escot Park (16 mi / 25.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Chard

The nearest airport is in Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), located 22 mi (35.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), which is 36.8 mi (59.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Chard?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 969 vacation rentals near Chard. From 346 Houses to 47 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Chard for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Chard?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Chard. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Glastonbury Tor: 1,005 vacation rentals
  • Wells Cathedral: 1,389 vacation rentals
  • West Bay Beach: 1,677 vacation rentals
  • Lyme Regis Beach: 1,317 vacation rentals
  • Glastonbury Abbey: 992 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chard listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Chard?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 346 Houses in Chard. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Chard include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 47 rentals available
  • Cabins: 432 rentals available
  • Cottages: 432 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Chard?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 52 vacation rentals with pool available in Chard. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.