Where to stay around Nord-Pas-de-Calais?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,494 holiday lettings near Nord-Pas-de-Calais. From 851 Houses to 241 Cottages, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Nord-Pas-de-Calais area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Nord-Pas-de-Calais?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nord-Pas-de-Calais. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • England: 58,634 holiday homes
  • United Kingdom: 75,627 holiday homes
  • South East England: 17,917 holiday homes
  • Belgium: 4,707 holiday homes
  • Le Touquet: 926 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Nord-Pas-de-Calais! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Nord-Pas-de-Calais?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Nord-Pas-de-Calais with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Le Touquet: 926 holiday lettings
  • Calais: 182 holiday lettings
  • Lille: 260 holiday lettings
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: 467 holiday lettings
  • Amiens: 57 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Nord-Pas-de-Calais?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Nord-Pas-de-Calais are:

  • Le Touquet Paris Plage Airport (LTQ): 1,413 self catering accommodations
  • Amiens (QAM-Glisy): 78 self catering accommodations
  • Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF): 314 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Nord-Pas-de-Calais?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Nord-Pas-de-Calais. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Le Touquet Beach: 1,413 holiday rentals
  • Montreuil-sur-Mer Citadel: 1,452 holiday rentals
  • Calais Beach: 447 holiday rentals
  • Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917: 100 holiday rentals
  • De Panne Beach: 368 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nord-Pas-de-Calais listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental gite or chateau in Nord Pas de Calais, France your home away from home

Nord Pas de Calais is the most north easterly region of France, bordering Belgium to the east and the Channel to the north and west. It is a rural region of contrasting landscapes, but from the varied coastline to the forested hills, Nord Pas de Calais is a proud region, with strong traditions and a warm welcome to those visitors who spend the time to really get to know this magnificent region before chasing the sun south.

Things to do on holiday in Nord Pas de Calais, France

This is a region with some of the most dramatic scenes from France’s history, and there whilst it does not wallow in the past, the historical monuments and battle fields are beautifully looked after and presented. Historians could happily take a chateau in Nord Pas de Calais for many years.

The beaches of Nord Pas de Calais, although not much warmer than those of the South of England, are a huge asset from rental properties in Nord Pas de Calais. Sand-yachting has become a local obsession in some parts of Nord Pas de Calais, (Wimereux and Boulogne beaches), or you can surf and kite surf from Wissant Beach.

Walkers and cyclists have been coming to Nord Pas de Calais chateau for many years to retreat into the Guines Forest or ramble into the countryside to discover pea-green lakes, magnificent castles and the birdlife in the coastal reserve at Platier d’Oye.

Those looking to discover the unique culture of the region from a Nord Pas de Calais holiday rental property are in luck. The mixture of French and Belgium styles which have come to be in Nord Pas de Calais is richly celebrated through fairs, fetes and festivals throughout the year, when the famous local cheeses, mustards, mussels and beers can be sampled and bought.

Places to holiday in Nord Pas de Calais, France The region in split into just two departments; Nord and Pas de Calais.

The department of Nord is home to the city of Lille, a vibrant and exciting town where passengers on the Eurostar first arrive. The city has had a very turbulent past, and as a result, there are some beautiful buildings with influences that you would not expect to see for many hundreds of miles. It is well worth investigation due to the number of unusual cultural treasures, not to mention the exquisite restaurants which hide among the older buildings.

Pas de Calais has the pick of the seaside resorts, offering a youthful atmosphere and many exciting and new adventure sports which beginning to thrive. It is a beautiful rural department, ideal for walking, cycling, and sailing or merely relaxing among beautiful natural scenery.

Weather in Nord Pas de Calais, France

The climate of Nord Pas de Calais is very similar to that of the south of England, largely due to its proximity.

Travel to Nord Pas de Calais, France

Nord Pas de Calais is extremely well connected to the south coast of England too, with ferries running from many ports to the French ports of Calais, Dunkirk and Boulogne sur Mer. Lille Airport is served by BMI, which provides flights direct from Leeds Airport. The Channel Tunnel also arrives into Calais, so there are numerous options for reaching a self catering Nord Pas de Calais chateau or gite.

Activities and attractions in Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Nord-Pas-de-Calais a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arras Golf (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Parc d'attraction Taho&Lina (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)
  • Zoo Lille (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Lille Metropole Public Golf (19.8 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Flandres Golf (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • Koezio (22.3 mi / 35.9 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Nord-Pas-de-Calais is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Public Garden (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Jean-Baptiste Lebas Square (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Henri Matisse Park (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Heron Park (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
  • Public Garden (25.7 mi / 41.4 km)