Destination guide

Why people love visiting theatrical Martigues

Come and experience Martigues and its monuments, theatre scene and history. This city is walkable and welcoming, recognised for its parks, beaches and restaurants. Chateau d'If and Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Martigues

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Martigues has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Eurocopter (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Karting de L'Etang (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Golf Ouest Provence Mirama (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Aix-Marseille Golf (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Zoo Barben (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Martigues

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Martigues. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Martigues Garden Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Verdon Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Côte Bleue Marine Park (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Calanque du Cap Rousset (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Fos-sur-Mer Park (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Plage Du Jai (7.4 mi / 12 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Martigues

Fly into Marseille (MRS-Marseille - Provence), the closest airport, located 9.8 mi (15.8 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Port-de-Bouc Ponteau-St-Pierre Station, Martigues Station and Istres Holy Cross Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Martigues?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 520 holiday lettings around Martigues. From 79 villas to 237 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Martigues?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Martigues:

  • 8th Arrondissement: 532 holiday homes
  • 7th Arrondissement: 909 holiday homes
  • 1st Arrondissement: 541 holiday homes
  • 2nd Arrondissement: 571 holiday homes
  • Endoume: 183 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Martigues? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Martigues. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Martigues Station: 1,699 holiday lettings
  • Francis Turcan Stadium: 2,132 holiday lettings
  • Martigues Garden Beach: 2,236 holiday lettings
  • Martigues La Couronne-Carro Station: 2,122 holiday lettings
  • Parish of Martigues: 2,205 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Martigues listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Martigues?

Yes, of course. offers 79 Villas in Martigues. Our other popular types of Martigues holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 237 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 116 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 17 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Martigues?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 188 holiday homes with pool available in Martigues. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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