Where to stay around Loire?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 154 holiday lettings near Loire. From 45 Condos/Apartments to 41 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 Loire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Loire?

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

  • Saint-Étienne: 73 holiday homes
  • Sainte-Foy-Saint-Sulpice: 17 holiday homes
  • Feurs: 16 holiday homes
  • La Tuilière: 37 holiday homes
  • Roanne: 32 holiday homes

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

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

  • Saint-Étienne: 73 holiday lettings
  • Sainte-Foy-Saint-Sulpice: 17 holiday lettings
  • Feurs: 16 holiday lettings
  • La Tuilière: 37 holiday lettings
  • Roanne: 32 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 Loire?

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 Loire are:

  • Renaison Airport (RNE): 101 self catering accommodations
  • Boutheon Airport (EBU): 103 self catering accommodations
  • Vienne (XVI): 140 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 Loire?

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

  • Pilat Regional Natural Park: 201 holiday rentals
  • Casino JOA de Montrond: 100 holiday rentals
  • Golf de Champlong: 99 holiday rentals
  • Le Chambon-Feugerolles Station: 136 holiday rentals
  • Andrezieux Station: 112 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Loire 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.

Make a Holiday Rental House in Loire, France Home Away From Home

The Loire department in the heart of the country of France is an undiscovered gem when it comes to visitors. A Loire holiday means that you can enjoy a range of activities without being surrounded by mass tourism. The Loire department has a mixture of landscapes, is scattered with Medieval villages and is renowned for its gastronomic delights. A Loire holiday rental house is the ideal base from which to explore this beautiful, interesting part of France and indulge in all of the comforts you would expect in a first-class hotel.

Things to Do on Holiday in Loire, France

If you love the Great Outdoors, then a Loire holiday is an ideal choice for you. There is an abundance of outdoor pursuits to be enjoyed in the department including sailing, fishing, windsurfing, paragliding, tennis, golf, horse riding, skiing and roller- blading. The various gorges, plateaus, mountains and plains of the department are also wonderful for activities such as mountain biking, rock climbing and hiking. The scenery is also an attractive feature of a Loire holiday, particularly for those who like to indulge in a spot of photography or painting.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Loire, France

If you can tear yourself away from your wonderful Loire holiday rental house then there are some great cities, towns and villages worth visiting. A Loire holiday would not be complete without a day trip to the nearby city of Lyon, approximately an hour's journey east from the centre of the Loire department. Lyon is an historical and culturally important city, which has many great attractions for visitors to enjoy. This includes the renowned Musee des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, which features classical works of art by famous artists such as Picasso, Rembrandt and Matisse. Visitors will also love the Amphitheatre of The Three Gauls, which was built in 19 A.D. and was an important gathering place for ancient Gallic tribes.

Weather in Loire, France

If you are thinking about booking a Loire holiday rental house, you will be able to experience a Maritime climate. This means that there are warm summers and mild, wet winters. The warmest months of the year to have a Loire holiday are July and August when the daytime temperature can reach as high as 25°C. The winter month of February is usually the coldest month with daytime temperatures of around 8°C.

Travel to Loire, France Travellers on a Loire holiday will likely arrive at Lyon Airport (LYS) which is just under 2 hours away from the area. Air operators that offer regular, affordable flights to the area include BMI, Air France, British Airways and easyJet. Passengers can depart from various UK airports such as Manchester (MAN), Edinburgh (EDI), Heathrow (LHR), London Gatwick (LGW) and Birmingham (BHX).

Activities and attractions in Loire

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Loire a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Volerie du Forez (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Forez Golf Club (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Superflu Golf Club (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Mini Train des Monts du Lyonnais (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Prabouré (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Beal Pass (18.6 mi / 30 km)

Exploring the natural features in Loire

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Loire is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Violay Wildlife Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Lac des Sapins (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • La Catiche du Lac d'Aubusson d'Auvergne (26.8 mi / 43.1 km)
  • Parc Naturel Regional Livradois-Forez (28.8 mi / 46.4 km)