Find the best place to stay — Thônes

Where to stay around Thônes?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,418 holiday lettings near Thônes. From 1,443 apartments to 466 chalets, 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 Thônes is on HomeAway.

Can I rent apartments in Thônes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,443 apartments in Thônes. Our other popular types of Thônes holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 466 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 267 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 51 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Thônes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 274 holiday homes with pool available in Thônes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Thones, France your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a wonderful vacation in the Rhone-Alpes region of France should try the lovely commune of Thones. Located near the border with Switzerland, this area of the country offers plenty of things for holidaymakers to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs, cottages, chalets, villas and apartments.

    Things to do on holiday to Thones, France

    Thones is a very scenic town surrounded by mountains, which draw lots of visitors in the winter for some excellent skiing and sledding. This is a great area for hikers and cyclists to explore with many excellent trails and is also a popular place for climbing and mountain biking. The rivers and lakes of the region are suitable for swimming, fishing, water skiing, rafting and canoeing. Horse riding, paragliding, tennis and golf are other popular pursuits available in this region. Visitors will find a few restaurants, bars and cafes in and around Thones, where visitors can taste delicious local dishes. Self catering holidaymakers can also purchase food and drink from shops in the area as well as other goods at the Saturday market in the town.

    Places to visit on holiday to Thones, France

    Holidaymakers staying in the medieval town of Thones will find numerous places of interest including the 15th century church. About 10 kilometres away is the village of Menthon Saint Bernard, which sits on the edge of Lake Annecy and is a lovely place to visit. Overlooking the village is a 13th century chateau, whilst the nature reserve of the Roc de Chere is also nearby. The town of Annecy is about half an hour from Thones and is one of the most popular places in the Alps. Here holidaymakers can visit the Cathedral of Saint Pierre and Annecy Castle, which were both built in the 16th century as well as the 12th century Palais de L’Isle. A little further afield is the city of Lyon, which is approximately two hour’s drive away and features many parks, gardens, museums, galleries and historic buildings.

    Weather in Thones, France

    The warmest time of the year to visit this part of France is generally July and August when the average daily maximum temperature is approximately 26 degrees centigrade. January is the coldest month with average highs of 6 degrees centigrade, although the temperature can fall to zero with sleet and snow showers not uncommon during winter. The wettest month tends to be September with an average rainfall of 93mm.

    Travel to Thones, France

    Geneva International Airport (GVA) is approximately 50 minute’s drive from Thones. Easy Jet offer good value flights from various European airports including Amsterdam (AMS), Berlin-Schonefeld (SXF), Bristol (BRS), Brussels (BRU), Lisbon (LIS), London-Gatwick (LGW), Madrid (MAD), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) and Stockholm-Arlanda (ARN) amongst others. Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Advantage, National and Sixt are car rental firms located at the airport.

    Attractions in and around Thones

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Thones? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Menthon Castle and Annecy Castle, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Living Museum of Wood and Forest or Salomon Foundation for Contemporary Arts. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as La Tournette, Jardins de I'Europe and Cret de Chatillon. Winter activities that you might appreciate include visiting Grand-Bornand Ski Lift, La Clusaz Ski Resort and Petit Rochebrune Gondola. Why not also add Montrottier Castle, Kart Parc or Les Passagers du Vent to your agenda?