Where to stay around Pau?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 134 holiday lettings near Pau. From 57 Condos/Apartments to 41 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pau for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pau?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Pau. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pau Station: 269 holiday lettings
  • Palais Beaumont: 259 holiday lettings
  • Zenith de Pau: 245 holiday lettings
  • Beaumont Park: 257 holiday lettings
  • Musee des Beaux-Arts: 258 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Pau listed on HomeAway 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 Condos/Apartments in Pau?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 57 Condos/Apartments in Pau. Our other popular types of Pau holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 41 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent mountain rentals in Pau?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 47 mountain rentals in Pau. You have also many other possibilities in Pau area, including:

  • Downtown rentals: 38 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 18 holiday rentals
  • Beach rentals: 11 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pau?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 39 holiday homes with pool available in Pau. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Pau, France Your Home Away From Home


    If you are looking for a destination that will fill your need for learning about the traditional French way of life, provides a host of activities and many attractions, then a Pau holiday is the ideal choice for you. This is an important and historic city that sits on the doorstep of the Pyrenees Mountain Range. The city is steeped in history and culture as well as providing a vast array of activities for visitors to enjoy. A Pau holiday rental apartment has all of the mod-cons you would expect as well as some fantastic views of the architecture, the people and the monuments of this bustling location.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Pau, France

    No matter what you like to do, a Pau holiday can accommodate your wishes. For those who love the outdoors there is a variety of activities to be enjoyed such as cycling, golf, tennis, swimming, fishing and walking. In the surrounding area of the city there exists opportunities to indulge in a spot of mountaineering, mountain biking, archery, skiing and sledding.

    A stay in the city of Pau is filled with opportunities to take in the traditional charm and historic moments of France. King Henry IV of France was born in the town and the Chateau de Pau which is open to the public is his birthplace. The chateau dominates a large part of Pau and has some breathtaking architecture. It was built in the 14th century and was even used by Napoleon as a holiday home when he was in power. There are several museums situated within the chateau containing many exhibits and displays. The small garden at the Chateau de Pau was attended to by none other than Marie Antoinette when she stayed at the chateau during the summer months. Other cultural activities to be discovered in Pau include the Musee des Beaux-Arts which holds paintings by famous artists such as Degas, Rubens and El Greco.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Pau, France

    If you feel like venturing farther a field from your comfortable Pau holiday rental apartment, then there are many surrounding towns and villages worth exploring. A 45 minute journey south-east will bring you to the town of Lourdes. Lourdes is a town filled with religious significance and is the home of the Our Lady of Lourdes apparitions that took place in the 19th century. Visitors to the town can see the Sanctuary of Our lady of Lourdes, which surrounds the grotto where the peasant girl had apparently seen a vision of The Virgin Mary eighteen times.

    Weather in Pau, France

    If you are considering having a Pau holiday rental apartment you will find that you can expect to experience warm summers and cool, wet winters. The warmest months of the year generally to have a Pau holiday are June, July and August when the daytime temperature reaches as high as 24°C. The coolest months of the year are usually December and January when the temperature during the day stays at around 10°C. There is less chance of rain in the warmer months, with most of the precipitation occurring during the months of October, November and December.

    Travel to Pau, France

    Travellers on a Pau holiday can either land at Pau Pyrenees Airport (PAU) which is on the outskirts of the commune or Toulouse-Blagnac Airport (TLS) which is just under 2 hours away. Operators offering cheap travel to the area include Flybe, Air France, British Airways and BMIbaby. Passengers can leave from various UK airports including Edinburgh (EDI), Glasgow (GLA), Heathrow (LHR), and East Midlands (EMA).

    Sightseeing in and around Pau

    Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Pau a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Pau Golf Club (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Hippodrome de Pau (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Pau-Artiguelouve Golf Club (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Zoo d'Asson (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
    • Circuit Pau-Arnos (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
    • La Pecherie d'Aurit (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Pau

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Pau. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Beaumont Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Lac du Gabas (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
    • Pyrenees National Park (27.8 mi / 44.8 km)