Where to stay around Haute-Savoie?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 9,319 holiday lettings near Haute-Savoie. From 2,153 Chalets to 471 Houses, 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 Haute-Savoie is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Haute-Savoie?

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

  • Morzine: 3,281 holiday homes
  • Chamonix: 3,454 holiday homes
  • Avoriaz: 532 holiday homes
  • Les Gets: 3,169 holiday homes
  • Annecy: 1,065 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Haute-Savoie! 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 Haute-Savoie?

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

  • Morzine: 3,281 holiday lettings
  • Chamonix: 3,454 holiday lettings
  • Les Gets: 3,169 holiday lettings
  • Annecy: 1,065 holiday lettings
  • Samoëns: 5,779 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 Haute-Savoie?

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 Haute-Savoie are:

  • Annemasse Airport (QNJ): 1,046 self catering accommodations
  • Sallanches (XSN): 8,092 self catering accommodations
  • Meythet Airport (NCY): 2,353 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 Haute-Savoie?

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

  • Les Gets Ski Resort: 6,298 holiday rentals
  • Megeve Ski Resort: 6,827 holiday rentals
  • Avoriaz Ski Lift: 5,196 holiday rentals
  • Saint Gervais Bettex Ski Lift: 7,102 holiday rentals
  • Chamonix - Planpraz Ski Lift: 5,716 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Haute-Savoie 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, home, villa or ski chalet in Haute Savoie your home away from home

Haute Savoie, France

The Haute Savoie region of France is on the Eastern border of the country in the Alps, flanked by Italy and Switzerland. Haute Savoie is a prime ski location, and is home to Europe’s tallest mountain, Mont Blanc, and Chamonix ski resort, which hosted the first Winter Olympics. The region boasts 110 ski resorts, catering for every taste, budget and experience level, with rented chalets and self-catering accommodation to match.

Tourism in Haute Savoie has been traditionally based around ski holidays, but now the breath taking views, walks and extensive range of outdoor activities means that Alpine holidays are popular year round, and rented ski chalets in Haute Savoie are available all year. After a hard day skiing in winter or hiking in summer, the Haute Savoie’s spas offer the perfect opportunity to have a relaxing holiday. Haute Savoie’s fairs and festivals are popular throughout the year, displaying many of the local crafts and food.

Places to holiday in Haute Savoie

Chamonix, (Mont Blanc): the regions most famous ski resort, energetic and rich in tradition, Chamonix offers shopping, restaurants, slopes catering for all levels and varieties of winter sports, mountaineering, and hiking in the summer, mountain biking and exceptional panoramic views.

Annecy: A beautiful, understated town at the tip of Lake Annecy, overlooked by the formidable Annecy Chateau. Explore the city though its canals, and find hidden architecture dating from the 12th Century.

Portes du Soleil: The largest ski area in the world, combines 14 interconnected ski resorts, from Lake Geneva to Mont Blanc!! Portes du Soleil caters from the beginner to the expert skiers and snowboarders, with 650km of pistes, providing plenty of choice for your Haute Savoie ski holiday!

Flaine: Situated in a large open snow bowl, Flaine can offer some fantastic snow conditions and sunny days. The village resort is purpose built, with plenty of fun for members of a family who don’t ski, with indoor swimming facilities, ice-skating, saunas, ice-driving, bowling, helicopter tours and paragliding.

Haute Savoie Ski Holiday

The official ski season in Haute Savoie begins in mid-December and officially ends on the 8th May. The ski lifts may open earlier than mid-December if the snow permits.

Haute Savoie Summer Holiday

Breathtaking views and Alpine panoramas mean the region is a hiking hot-spot in the summer. The numerous lakes, including Lake Annecy provide the perfect setting for swimming, sailing, windsurfing or water-skiing in the Alps. Mountaineering, mountain biking, golf and hang-gliding are also popular in the summer activities, all easily accessible from rented chalets or property in Haute Savoie, France.

Travel to Haute Savoie

There is a huge choice of holiday flights to Haute Savoie, France. The area is serviced by Lyon Airport, Chambery Airport and Geneva Airport, just over the Swiss border. British Airways, BMI Baby, Ryanair and easyJet provide services fromLondonGatwick, Manchester, Liverpool, Stansted and other British airports.

Activities and attractions in and around Haute-Savoie

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Haute-Savoie a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bellevue Cable Car (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Planpraz Tram (22.5 mi / 36.2 km)
  • Aiguille du Midi Cable Car (23 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Planards Adventure Park (23.2 mi / 37.3 km)
  • Sea of Ice (24.9 mi / 40 km)
  • Evian Thermal Spa (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Haute-Savoie

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Haute-Savoie is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mont Blanc (25.6 mi / 41.2 km)
  • Parc de Merlet (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (25 mi / 40.3 km)
  • Lake Flaine (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Col des Aravis (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Mont Saleve (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)