Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Chinon

Take a vacation to Chinon and enjoy the area's wineries, museums and monuments. This city's coffeehouses, biking and gardens draw many visitors. Royal Abbey of Fontevaud and Chateau de Montsoreau are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Chinon

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Chinon a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Domaine Couly-Dutheil (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Maison Couly Dutheil (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Chateau de la Grille (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Domaine Dozon (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Domaine Bernard Baudry (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Chateau de Ligre (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Chinon

The nearest airport is in Tours (TUF-Tours - Loire Valley), located 28.7 mi (46.2 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Chinon Station.

Where to stay around Chinon?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 293 vacation rentals near Chinon. From 147 Houses to 52 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Chinon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Royal Fortress of Chinon: 676 vacation rentals
  • Domaine Couly-Dutheil: 678 vacation rentals
  • Maison Couly Dutheil: 670 vacation rentals
  • Maison de la Riviere: 672 vacation rentals
  • Chinon Station: 674 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 147 Houses in Chinon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Chinon include:

  • Cottages: 52 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 52 rentals available
  • Villas: 4 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Chinon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 120 vacation rentals with pool available in Chinon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.