Where to stay around Portes?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 352 holiday lettings near Portes. From 142 houses to 84 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Portes 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 Portes?

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

  • Musee des Vallees Cevenoles: 959 holiday lettings
  • La Bambouseraie de Prafrance: 1,129 holiday lettings
  • Trabuc Caves: 1,068 holiday lettings
  • Chamborigaud Station: 1,229 holiday lettings
  • Mine Temoin: 1,409 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Portes 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 houses in Portes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 142 houses in Portes. Our other popular types of Portes holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 84 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 44 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 29 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 Portes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 234 holiday homes with pool available in Portes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental House in Portes, France, Your Home Away From Home

    Portes is set just within the boundaries of the Cevennes national park, in Languedoc-Roussillon, southern France, and is the perfect destination for those who are looking to have a relaxed holiday away from the tourist crowds. There are no hotels to speak of, but fortunately, it is possible to stay in the area in a holiday rental house in Portes. Suitable for families or groups of friends, it has everything you need and more to make you feel at home from the moment that you arrive, to the moment that you reluctantly depart again.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Portes, France

    Whilst it may be tempting to simply spend your time lounging around the property of the holiday rental house in Portes during your vacation, there are also plenty of other things that you could try. Afternoon walks in the country and morning cycle rides to the nearest village are a great way to soak up the rural atmosphere, as is taking a horse riding trek. Other things that you can do include hiring a canoe to paddle through the canyons of the Ardeche and Ceze rivers, playing golf, having a game of tennis, and heading down to the coast to try windsurfing, sailing or water skiing.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Portes, France

    It is recommended that you have access to a car during your stay at the holiday rental house in Portes in order to be able to see more of this interesting region. There are many local attractions, villages and towns which are worthy of your time, and one place to start , would be the town of Uzes. As well as being famous for its medieval architecture and monuments, it is also home to a museum dedicated to sweets – Something that will appeal to kids of all ages! Another place that you should consider visiting is the town of Orange. It is home to some impressive Roman remains, one of which is the amphitheatre, and it is still used to this day during the summer months to house opera concerts.

    Weather in Portes, France

    With a Mediterranean climate, this part of France enjoys some wonderful weather. The summer in particular is the best time of year to visit, when there are day time temperatures of 27 degrees Celsius on average, and the highs on occasion exceed 30 degrees. Rainfall during the summer is a relatively rare event. The winter is mild when compared to the UK, and temperatures of 13 degrees can be seen. Rainfall is a little under double that of the summer.

    Travel to Portes, France

    If you have decided on renting self catering accommodation in Portes, then the next step is to decide what your mode of travel will be to get there. The two best choices are to drive or to fly. Driving from the UK is quite popular, but the journey from Calais does take nearly 10 hours. Flying, whilst once not so common, has risen in popularity due to low frills airlines using airports in smaller cities. There is one such airport in Nimes (FNI), and flights come into here from London Luton (LTN), courtesy of Ryanair.