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

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,493 holiday lettings near Nord-Pas-de-Calais. From 962 apartments to 861 houses, 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: 58,683 holiday homes
  • United Kingdom: 75,970 holiday homes
  • South East England: 17,836 holiday homes
  • Belgium: 4,523 holiday homes
  • Le Touquet: 909 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: 909 holiday lettings
  • Calais: 190 holiday lettings
  • Lille: 235 holiday lettings
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: 524 holiday lettings
  • Amiens: 53 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): 1,409 self catering accommodations
  • Amiens (QAM-Glisy): 74 self catering accommodations
  • Calais Dunkerque Airport (CQF): 329 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: 1,392 holiday rentals
  • Calais Beach: 466 holiday rentals
  • Montreuil-sur-Mer Citadel: 1,445 holiday rentals
  • Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917: 92 holiday rentals
  • De Panne Beach: 355 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.

Attractions in and around Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Nord-Pas-de-Calais? Local attractions include Zoo Lille, Koezio and Clownland. Don't miss landmarks such as Citadel of Lille and Rihour Square, and unique cultural highlights such as Palace of Fine Arts and Musee des Beaux-Arts et de la Dentelle. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Malo Les Bains Beach, Le Touquet Beach and Berck Beach. Fun activities in the city include Dunkerque Harbor, Calais Ferry Terminal and Calais Port. While in town, you may want to visit popular attractions such as Lille Grand Square, Old Stock Exchange or Les Six Bourgeois. Also while in town, you can visit Citadelle d'Arras, Chateau de Barly or Agincourt Battlefield.