Where to stay around Risoul?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,172 holiday lettings near Risoul. From 955 Studios to 939 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Risoul is on HomeAway.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Risoul. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cezier Ski Lift: 2,491 holiday lettings
  • Melezets Ski Lift: 2,492 holiday lettings
  • Platte de la Nonne Ski Lift: 2,344 holiday lettings
  • Homme de Pierre Ski Lift: 2,340 holiday lettings
  • Combals Ski Lift: 2,497 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Risoul listed on HomeAway 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 Studios in Risoul?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 955 Studios in Risoul. Our other popular types of Risoul holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 939 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 120 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 51 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent mountain rentals in Risoul?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 574 mountain rentals in Risoul. You have also many other possibilities in Risoul area, including:

  • Village rentals: 220 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 102 holiday rentals
  • Rural rentals: 63 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with kids' high chair in Risoul?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with kids' high chair among our 211 holiday homes with kids' high chair available in Risoul. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Chalet in Risoul, France, Your Home Away From Home

    The settlement of Risoul is located in the Hautes-Alpes department which is in the region of Provence Cote d’Azur. This is far inland, in one of the most beautiful parts of the country of France and close to the border with Italy. If you tend to favour vacations that are far away from the madding tourist crowds, in locations where you are able to fully relax and recharge your batteries, taking your holidays in Risoul will definitely be the right answer for you. Your self catering accommodation in Risoul will allow you the opportunity to come and go as you please and experience life from a local’s perspective. All properties are very comfortable and come equipped with all the amenities you will need throughout the duration of your stay in the area.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Risoul, France

    As your holidays in Risoul will be spent surrounded by the Alps mountains, you can rest assured that there will be a good number of winter sports resorts for you to choose between if you head to the area during the coldest months of the year. Here you can enjoy sports such as snowboarding and skiing. Holidays in Risoul remain popular during the summer, too, and this is because there are a whole host of activities to get involved in. These include the likes of swimming, tennis, golf, nature walking, rambling, lake and river fishing, canoeing and kayaking, cycling and mountain biking, horse riding and many more.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Risoul, France

    As your holidays in Risoul will be situated in quite a remote part of France, it is definitely wise to consider hiring a car for at least some of your time in the region. This way you will be able to explore the charming towns of the area and a couple of the best for you to keep in mind include Embrun, Barcelonnette and Briancon. If you are happy to drive farther afield, there are some truly great destinations to visit and amongst these are Grenoble to the north-west; the country of Italy a short drive to the east; and the world-famous French Riviera to the south where the historic and interesting towns of Nice and Cannes are especially popular with the tourists.

    Weather in Risoul, France

    If you are spending your holidays in Risoul in the lower lands, you can expect to experience a relatively mild climate. However, if you are in the higher elevations, an alpine climate will be on the cards and this will mean cold and snowy winters. Warmer summers will be a feature at any altitude. Average temperatures in the lower lands should easily reach the mid- to high-twenties degrees Celsius in July and August and will fall back to between 8 and 11 degrees in winter.

    Travel to Risoul, France

    Most people working out their travel arrangements to the comfortable self catering accommodation in Risoul will book their flights to Nice Cote d’Azur Airport (NCE). Airlines such as BMI, British Airways, Jet2.com and Easyjet fly from the following UK airports: London: Heathrow (LHR), Gatwick (LGW), City (LCY), Liverpool (LPL), Manchester (MAN), Edinburgh (EDI), Newcastle(NCL) and others.

    Sightseeing in and around Risoul

    Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Risoul a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sainte-Marie (4 mi / 6.4 km)
    • Pure Snowschool (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Roof of the World Massage-Wellness (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Passion Ski School (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Aqua Park Embrun (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
    • Jungle Aventure (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Risoul

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Risoul is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ecrins National Park (23 mi / 37 km)
    • Col de Vars (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Embrun Reservior (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
    • Col d'Izoard (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
    • Lac de Serre-Poncon (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
    • Varaita Valley (28.2 mi / 45.4 km)