Find the best place to stay — Carry-le-Rouet

Where to stay around Carry-le-Rouet?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 643 holiday lettings near Carry-le-Rouet. From 244 apartments to 214 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 Carry-le-Rouet is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Carry-le-Rouet?

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 Carry-le-Rouet:

  • Hôtel de Ville: 510 holiday homes
  • Grand Sud: 854 holiday homes
  • Les Olives: 24 holiday homes
  • Pointe-Rouge: 138 holiday homes
  • La Plage: 109 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 Carry-le-Rouet?

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

  • Museum of Civilizations in Europe and the Mediterranean: 5,138 holiday lettings
  • Vieux Port: 5,204 holiday lettings
  • Eurocopter: 4,275 holiday lettings
  • Prado Beach: 4,836 holiday lettings
  • Francis Turcan Stadium: 2,099 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Carry-le-Rouet 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 apartments in Carry-le-Rouet?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 244 apartments in Carry-le-Rouet. Our other popular types of Carry-le-Rouet holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 214 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 102 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carry-le-Rouet?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 179 holiday homes with pool available in Carry-le-Rouet. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make Holiday Rental Villas in Carry Le Rouet, France, Your Home Away From Home

    Just outside of Marseilles, this coastal town is a very popular destination for the French, who know it for its charm. Many French people go for holidays in Carry le Rouet. The town was also home to soul crooner Nina Simone for her final eight years in the eighties and nineties, who no doubt loved the fresh sea air and excellent walks available from the town centre. Self catering accommodation in Carry le Rouet is widely available, with a range of villas at various price points from the basic and family oriented to the luxurious.

    Things to do on Holiday in Carry le Rouet, France

    Carry le Rouet has a beautiful art-deco styled Casino, right in the heart of town, great for a glamorous night out. In the Winter season between December and February, Carry le Rouet holds the very famous "oursinades" festival, where shellfish are tasted - particularly sea urchins. This festival is very popular among French foodies. Carry le Rouet is also full of wonderful bars and cafés, and some excellent restaurants. For those keen on water sports, Carry le Rouet and the surrounding beaches have a range of activities available. Kayaking along the limestone coast, for example, or if the sea is up Carry le Rouet has some excellent surfing on offer. There are also a number of walks from the town, perfect for viewing the beautiful sea-beaten limestone formations along the coast. Nearby there are several beaches, which make the Blue Coast famous. The town also offers boat trips to take in the coast, and out to the neighbouring Frioul Islands, and other parts of the coast near Marseilles.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Carry le Rouet, France

    Carry le Rouet is a great base for scuba diving trips, with dive shops in the town. Fishing trips also operate out of the town's marina. Carry le Rouet is also a great base to explore Marseilles, without having to stay in the city. In Marseilles, the “Basilique de Notre Dame de la Garde” is a beautiful old cathedral, which should be a part of any visit. The Old Port (Vieux Port) shows the historical commercial significance that the sea played to Marseilles, which can be further investigated at the excellent Museum of Mediterranean Archaeology.

    Weather in Carry le Rouet, France

    The weather in the South of France and Provence region is famed, and during the summer the average temperature reaches close to 30 degrees Celsius in August, but the sea breeze often provides welcomed cooling. During this time there is little rain (12mm to 30mm of rain over 1-2 days per month on average). The Mediterranean Sea warms up nicely to close to 20 degree Celsius, making Carry le Rouet's nearby beaches the place to be.

    Travel to Carry le Rouet, France

    Transport to the town of Carry le Rouet is easy as it benefits from the close proximity to Marseilles Airport (MRS). The airport services flights from various UK airports, including London Gatwick (LGW), London Stansted (STN), Bristol (BRS) and Edinburgh (EDI). There are frequent flights to Marseilles with Ryanair and easyJet, as well as British Airways. The town of Carry le Rouet has a well served train station, which has regular trains to Marseilles, and easy connections elsewhere.

    Attractions in and around Carry-le-Rouet

    First time in Carry-le-Rouet and looking for things to do? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Chateau d'If and La Vieille Charite or spend an enlightening afternoon at Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as Verdon Beach, Plage Du Jai and Plage des Catalans. Activities around the area include Marseille Fos Port, Marseille Provence Cruise Terminal and Marseille Ferry Terminal. Enjoy a visit to Notre-Dame de la Garde, Parish of Martigues and Martigues Garden Beach during your stay. Why not also take in more of the area with visits to Theatre des Salins, Francis Turcan Stadium or La Halle de Martigues?