Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Chinon

Take a holiday to Chinon and enjoy the area's wineries, museums and monuments. This city's coffee shops, cycling and gardens draw many visitors. Royal Abbey of Fontevaud and Chateau de Montsoreau are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. 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 Chinon

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

  • 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

Travelling to and around Chinon

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

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

Where to stay near Chinon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 279 holiday rentals near Chinon. From 146 Houses to 50 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chinon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Chinon?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Chinon. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Royal Fortress of Chinon: 641 holiday rentals
  • Chinon Station: 638 holiday rentals
  • Chateau de la Grille: 659 holiday rentals
  • Pierre et Bertrand Couly: 658 holiday rentals
  • Maison de la Riviere: 650 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 146 Houses in Chinon. Our other popular types of Chinon holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 50 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 50 holiday houses
  • Villas: 4 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Chinon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 111 holiday homes with pool available in Chinon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.