Find the best place to stay — Var

Where to stay around Var?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 18,710 holiday lettings near Var. From 7,969 apartments to 5,218 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Var for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Var?

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

  • St-Tropez: 6,176 holiday homes
  • Sainte-Maxime: 8,271 holiday homes
  • Fréjus: 12,739 holiday homes
  • Port Grimaud: 985 holiday homes
  • Toulon: 4,133 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Var! 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 Var?

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

  • St-Tropez: 6,176 holiday lettings
  • Sainte-Maxime: 8,271 holiday lettings
  • Fréjus: 12,739 holiday lettings
  • Toulon: 4,133 holiday lettings
  • Le Lavandou: 4,772 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 Var?

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 Var are:

  • Frejus Saint Raphael Airport (FRJ): 15,196 self catering accommodations
  • Frejus (FRJ): 15,041 self catering accommodations
  • Le Castellet Airport (CTT): 5,904 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 Var?

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

  • Sainte-Maxime Beach: 11,191 holiday rentals
  • Lac de Sainte Croix: 1,288 holiday rentals
  • Saint Tropez Citadel: 10,797 holiday rentals
  • Bandol Beach: 5,447 holiday rentals
  • Le Lavandou Beach: 8,055 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Var 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.

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Make a holiday rental apartment or villa in Var, France your home away from home

Var, France is a hugely popular, yet incredibly unspoilt tourist destination, where rental villas look onto unbelievably stunning landscapes, with mountain ranges, virgin forests and still, crystal clear lakes. A Var villa on the three hundred kilometre coastline will be within a few miles of not only a quaint fishing village, but undoubtedly one of the areas beautiful beaches.

Things to do on holiday in Var, France

Renting self catering Var villas means that you do not actually have to do anything to have a blissfully peaceful and relaxing holiday. Watching the sunset from the balcony of your Var property with a glass of the celebrated local wine in your hand is reward enough for taking a rental villa, although if you are inclined to be active, there is plenty to keep you occupied.

The Cote d’Azur is a favourite place to take a Var rental villa, with such famous destinations as Hyeres, (the departure point for trips to the beautiful national park of Iles d’Or), the celebrity swamped St Tropez and the picturesque village of Bormes Les Mimosas. Tourists are drawn to Var accommodation on the Costa d’Azur for the great climate, stunning beaches, excellent nightlife, magnificent sailing and luxury apartments.

Var is also famous for its archaeological treasures. The Roman town of Frejus is adorned with many roman ruins, including the Roman amphitheatre which is still used throughout the summer.

The north of the department is formed by shear cliffs, soaring peaks and large glistening lakes. These lakes are hugely popular with those in a Var villa who are looking to sample the best cuisine in France and kayak, sail and go fishing. Walking, riding, cycling, fishing, flying and hunting holidays are perfectly suited to the glorious landscape and the freedom, space and privacy of a self catering Var villa. There are golf courses adorning the countryside in Var, meaning that you should be able to get a round in from any of the apartments available.

Family holidays taking advantage of a Var rental villa are well catered for, with the Parc du Futuroscope and La Mer de Sable theme parks in the region, and of course, no guide to Var would be complete without a mention of the skiing. Ski holidays to Var are exceptional, as the world famous resorts of Chamonix and Annecy fall within Var’s boundaries.

Places to holiday in Var, France

Fayence offers the best of many aspects of Var, and therefore Var villas in Fayence have long been a huge favourite for holidaymakers. It is a stunning medieval town situated ideally between the glorious coastline and the fine sandy beaches, and the dramatic mountains with all the sports, leisure and relaxation which they entail.

St Tropez, the famous quaint fishing village on the Costa d’Azur has turned into the most glamorous, luxurious and famous places to take a Var villa. Adorned with the rich and famous, St Tropez is the perfect location for a luxury beach holiday. St Tropez’ sister resort, Saint Maxime, is a great place to take a Var villa rental to experience the luxury and beauty of the region with your whole family.

Draguignan is the undisputed culture capital of Var, where peaceful shaded town squares hide the entrances to galleries, museums and pavement cafes.

Travel to Var, France

Nice Airport (NCE) is the closest to the majority of rental villas in Var, although outlying, rural properties may be closer to Marseille (XRF) or Toulon-Hyeres Airport.