Destination guide

The friendly city of Chorley awaits you

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Chorley. Travelers like the spas, bars and theme park in this welcoming and relaxing city. Take in top local attractions like Old Trafford and Trafford Centre. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Chorley

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Chorley a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Go Ape at Rivington (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Three Sisters Racing Circuit (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Southport Pier (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Splash World (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Knowsley Safari Park (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Royal Birkdale Golf Club (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Chorley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Chorley is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Witton Country Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Brockholes Nature Reserve (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Longton Brickcroft Nature Reserve (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Heaton Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Blackpool Beach (18 mi / 28.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Chorley

The nearest airport is in Manchester Airport (MAN), located 24.9 mi (40.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to John Lennon Airport (LPL), which is 23.7 mi (38.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Chorley Station, Euxton Balshaw Lane Station and Buckshaw Parkway Station are the main stations in the city.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Chorley?

Whatever you're seeking in a vacation, you'll find a rental property in or around Chorley that's perfect for you. Take a peek at these favorites:

  • "Stone - Built, Cosy Cottage With New Bathroom" is a popular choice. Around 30 miles from Chorley, it has 1 bedroom and lots of useful amenities, including a restaurant dining guide and a free nearby fitness center.
  • "1 Arnside Is A Cosy Comfortable Lodge With Spectacular Views Of The Lake" is another top-notch choice, offering 2 bedrooms, nearby birdwatching activities, WiFi and more. It's around 35 miles from Chorley.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Chorley vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Chorley?

Your working week will be much easier to endure if you've got something fabulous lined up for the weekend. Give yourself something to look forward to by arranging a stay at one of these top weekend getaways in or near Chorley:

  • Located around 2 miles to the northwest of Chorley, "Beautiful Bright Modern Ground Floor Apartment" has everything you need for a quick weekend escape, including a barbecue grill and a stovetop. When you're ready to explore, there are lots of outdoor attractions to discover like Accrington and District Golf Club and Miller Park.
  • Another fantastic option is "No. 1 School House", which is around 4 miles northwest of Chorley. When you're not cozying up in your rental making the most of off-street parking options and a washing machine, get out and see The Platform and The Atom.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Chorley?

Take in the culture and energy of Chorley from the comfort and privacy of your own studio apartment. Whether you're planning to take a break on your own or have some fun with pals, you'll find the ideal studio apartment in or near Chorley:

  • Throw your suitcase down at "Stone - Built, Cosy Cottage With New Bathroom". Amenities including an oven and off-street parking options will make you feel at home here.
  • Another great option is "Cottage - Private Bathroom - The Shippon". Make the most of coffee and tea making facilities, heating and other amenities during your stay.

When you're ready to walk out of your studio apartment and go exploring, there's loads to keep you busy around Chorley. Into art and culture? Plan a visit to The Muni Theater and Morecambe Winter Gardens Theatre.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Chorley?

Short-term rentals are in good supply in and around Chorley. Chill out for a few days in a penthouse, a cozy cottage or a home that'll fit the family. No matter what type of vacation rental you're chasing, you'll have lots to choose from with Vrbo. Here are some of our faves:

  • Located close to the center of Chorley, "No. 1 School House" is the perfect place for a quick getaway. While you're in the area, take a look at well-known attractions like Deepdale and Samlesbury Hall.
  • "2 Bedroom Accommodation In Eccleston" is another tempting option. Remember to add Preston Golf Club and Brockholes Nature Reserve to your to-do list when you're ready to sightsee.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Chorley?

Big groups mean big-time fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll easily fit your entire gang. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Chorley and get everybody together under the one roof:

  • Offering privacy, space and comfort, you'll get your guests' tick of approval at "Manor House, Oswaldtwistle". Up to 12 people can be accommodated at this escape which has 6 bedrooms, a garden and an oven. This group favorite is around 11 miles to the northeast of Chorley.
  • Invite up to 12 of your friends to "5 Luxury Home With Cinema And Games Room" and fill its spaces with laughter and love. This top option has 5 bedrooms and is around 15 miles to the northeast of Chorley. It's crammed with features to keep a large group comfortable and content, such as a fireplace and a kitchen.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Chorley?

Of all the amenities a vacation rental can have, a pool is hands down the most fun. Have a look at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Chorley and spend your time splashing about. Just remember to bring your inflatable flamingo:

  • Pack your swimsuit and make yourself comfortable at "Wooden House Sea View". There are plenty of other convenient amenities here, including a TV and a dishwasher.
  • Alternatively, spend your break at "Stunning Private Lodge In Old Farm House With Acre Of Open Land Wifi Available". In addition to its inviting pool, you can also make use of a dishwasher and a kitchen.

Wondering what the weather's like in Chorley? It has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 50 ºF to 65 ºF. If you're searching for more inspiration on where to stay in this amazing destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire selection of Chorley vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Chorley?

No matter if your ideal escape is up in the mountains or down by the beach, you'll have so much more fun if you share it with loved ones. Check out these large family vacation rentals in or near Chorley and bring the whole gang:

  • Get your group under the same roof at "Moody House Farm, Chorley", which has 5 bedrooms that sleep up to 10 guests. This retreat is around 1 mile to the east of Chorley and comes with amenities such as nearby birdwatching activities and a toaster.
  • Another top option is "Wooden House Sea View". This large rental is 7 miles northwest of Chorley and comes with a garden, a barbecue grill and more. With 4 bedrooms accommodating up to 8 people, don't worry about leaving anyone off your guest list.

If you're eager to visit some family-friendly attractions around the area, you won't have far to go. Vue Cinema Blackburn, Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary and St. Annes Pier offer fun for all the gang.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Chorley?

Family time is the best time, which is why we'll help you find a place where you can truly connect. Rent one of these family cabin rentals in or near Chorley and make wonderful memories with your loved ones:

  • "Luxury 3 Bed, Pet - Friendly Lodge" - Enjoy quality time with your gang at this escape, which is around 16 miles northeast of the center of Chorley. A dining table and childrens activities are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin - Spectacular Holiday Pod Overlooking The River Lune" - Round up the troops and spend a few nights or longer at this welcoming stay, which is around 30 miles to the north of Chorley. You'll have access to a garden, towels and a great deal more.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Chorley vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Chorley?

Take a dip anytime you want at one of our large rental houses with an indoor pool. Pack your swimsuit and consider these getaways in or near Chorley that come with this fancy perk:

  • With 3 bedrooms that can sleep up to 8 people, "A New 3 Bedroom Abi Beaumont 2019 Caravan" is the perfect place to enjoy some downtime with your friends or family. Take advantage of this getaway's host of amenities, such as a kitchen and a swimming pool.
  • Alternatively, whisk your crew away to "8 Birth Caravan 2021", which has 3 bedrooms and accommodates up to 8 guests. Along with that fancy pool nestled inside, a garden and a kitchen will keep everyone happy and comfortable.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Chorley vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Chorley?

Cookies, chocolate, marshmallows and a campfire are the four things you need to make a sweet snack and unforgettable vacation memories. If you love the sound of sitting around a fire pit munching on s'mores, look into these rentals in or near Chorley:

  • Chat, laugh and sing with your nearest and dearest around the fire at "Luxury Log Cabin Set In Private Grounds In The Roman Village Of Ribchester". This getaway comes with plenty of other great amenities, such as a fireplace and a garden.
  • "Beautiful Stylish Exquisite Boutique Apartment" is another great place where you can socialize around an open fire. It also offers a garden and a kitchen.