Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Charminster getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Charminster with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Charminster

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Charminster a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Monkey World Ape Rescue Center (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Fantasy Island Fun Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Pirate Adventure Mini Golf (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Sea Life Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Sandworld (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Abbotsbury Children's Farm (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Charminster

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Charminster. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Borough Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Sculpture by the Lakes (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Radipole Lake Nature Reserve (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Weymouth Beach (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Bennetts Water Gardens (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)

Transport options to and around Charminster

Fly into Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), the closest airport, located 27.4 mi (44.1 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Charminster?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 669 holiday rentals near Charminster. From 180 Houses to 387 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Charminster for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Charminster?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 180 Houses in Charminster. Our other popular types of Charminster holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 387 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 387 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 387 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Charminster?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 63 holiday homes with pool available in Charminster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.