Where to stay around Annecy?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,065 holiday lettings near Annecy. From 616 apartments to 241 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 Annecy is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Annecy Castle: 2,430 holiday lettings
  • Amours Bridge: 2,442 holiday lettings
  • Prison d'Annecy: 2,434 holiday lettings
  • Station Roller: 2,629 holiday lettings
  • Annecy Station: 2,422 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Annecy 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 Annecy?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 616 apartments in Annecy. Our other popular types of Annecy holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 241 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 64 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 61 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Annecy?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 141 holiday homes with pool available in Annecy. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental gite or villa in Annecy, France your home away from home

    Annecy is a wonderful town to visit. Sitting on the shores of the beautiful Alpine lake that shares its name, Annecy could hardly be more picturesque. The pavement cafes that sit along the town's many canals give beautiful waterside and amazing mountain views at the same time, making it one of the best places to simply sit back, relax, and watch the world drifting timelessly by.

    Things to do in Annecy, France

    There is a great amount to see and do in the town itself. The canal side cafes and restaurants are of great appeal, and during the summer, the streets are filled with an almost carnival atmosphere. The beautiful Palais de L'Isle is a must-see attraction, and the Chapel of the Holy Source, dating back to the 16th century should not be missed either.

    Whatever season you decide to visit Annecy, there will be no shortage of activity. The summer and early autumn months are fantastic for walking, climbing and mountain biking in the Alps, with many people taking Annecy accommodation just to explore the mountains. The lake itself is also a huge attraction, being perfect for swimming, fishing, waterskiing, windsurfing and sailing, as well as picnicking in some of the best scenery is Southern France.

    The winter is no less attractive. The famous ski resort of Courcheval and the Portes du Soleil ski domain are within easy reach of a day's skiing, offering something for every level of skier to enjoy. The Portes du Soleil is the largest ski area in the world, and is sure to satisfy any skiing or snowboarding urges you might have.

    Place to visit from Annecy, France

    A holiday rental home in Annecy is not just a great place from which to explore the French Alps, but both Switzerland and Italy can be easily reached on a day-trip. Geneva, the Swiss capitol is less than an hour's (very scenic) drive, and is a great place to spend the day. The huge range of shops, restaurants and museums means that there is something for everyone to enjoy.

    Weather in Annecy, France

    Annecy's Alpine location means that the seasons are hugely different. The winter months are enchanting, yet cold, with snow covering the mountains and a frost in the air. Early summer is one of the best times to visit, as the scenery springs into life with all the blossoming flowers giving it an amazingly colourful make-over.

    Flights to Annecy, France

    Geneva Airport, just across the border of Switzerland is the best place from which to reach a holiday rental villa or apartment in Annecy, France. There are regular direct flights from the UK, and there are plenty of hire car companies to use.

    Sightseeing in and around Annecy

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Annecy a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Station Roller (1 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Belvedere Golf (4.4 mi / 7 km)
    • Lake Annecy Golf Course (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Les Passagers du Vent (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
    • Tactiq Aventure (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
    • Kart Parc (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Annecy

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Annecy. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Jardins de I'Europe (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Plage Municipale de Menthon Saint Bernard (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
    • Lake Annecy (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Gorges du Fier (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
    • Cret de Chatillon (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • La Tournette (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)