Find the best place to stay — Deux-Sevres

Where to stay around Deux-Sevres?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 363 holiday lettings near Deux-Sevres. From 135 houses to 105 cottages, 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 Deux-Sevres is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Deux-Sevres?

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

  • Niort: 109 holiday homes
  • Soudan: 76 holiday homes
  • Melleran: 121 holiday homes
  • Chef-Boutonne: 90 holiday homes
  • Bressuire: 78 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Deux-Sevres! 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 Deux-Sevres?

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

  • Niort: 109 holiday lettings
  • Soudan: 76 holiday lettings
  • Melleran: 121 holiday lettings
  • Chef-Boutonne: 90 holiday lettings
  • Bressuire: 78 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 Deux-Sevres?

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 Deux-Sevres are:

  • Souche Airport (NIT): 213 self catering accommodations
  • Saumur (XSU): 547 self catering accommodations
  • Le Pontreau Airport (CET): 108 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 Deux-Sevres?

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

  • Domaine Des Forges Golf: 191 holiday rentals
  • Niort Golf Club: 214 holiday rentals
  • Bressuire Noirterre Station: 161 holiday rentals
  • Bressuire Station: 191 holiday rentals
  • Chateau de Niort: 222 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Deux-Sevres 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 gite or property in Deux-Sevres, France your home away from home

The department of Deux-Sevres, France is a landlocked region of Poitou-Charentes in the west of the country. It takes it name from the two separate rivers of the same name which originate in the department. Famed for its breeding and love of horses, Deux-Sevres is a favourite for those looking for a riding holiday in open and varied rural countryside.

Things to do on holiday in Deux-Sevres, France

Exploring the natural delights of Deux-Sevres from a self catering holiday rental is one of the best ways to understand the culture and nature of the department. Luckily, there are many excellent ways of doing this, from the maze of marked footpaths to the numerous stables which adorn the countryside, meaning that walking, riding and cycling holidays thrive. A favourite destination to walk and ride from a self catering property in Deux-Sevres is the marshland National Park at Marais Poitevin.

Many people have fallen in love with the region due to the spectacular fishing which is available. There are abundant rivers and lakes to fish in the department, meaning fishermen are prone to taking a rental gite in Deux-Sevres year after year.

There are many attractions in Deux-Sevres too. The family attraction of Futuroscope is located near Piotiers is a unique attraction with a range of fascination displays for both children and adults alike. The long history of the department has also left much to interest visitors, from the pre-historic Tumulus de Bougon to the Viking battle fields in Puy de Fou.

Deux-Sevres is a place to really enjoy the contemporary culture of France. The annual festivals of Bande Dessinee (featuring contemporary cartoons) in January, Jazz throughout the summer and Marais Poitevin painting contest mean that there are often lively events to see.

No visit to a rental gite in Deux-Sevres would be complete without a tour of one of the famous cognac distilleries which adorn the department.

Places to holiday in Deux-Sevres, France

The Deux-Sevres capital, Niort, is a charming market town. The pedestrianised centre is a great place to find restaurants and shops, and the triangular town hall is well worth investigation from any Deux-Sevres property.

Parthanay is a stunning medieval town which hosts one of the largest and most famous markets in the area. However, if you do not have a special interest in cattle, the town is still a delight to visit if only for the beautifully restored medieval architecture. In particular, the gully of St Jacques holds some of the best, including the Church of St Croix, a fortified Renaissance masterpiece.

Weather in Deux-Sevres, France

Summers in Deux-Sevres are blissfully warm, with daily average temperatures in July and August soaring to around 27°C. The myriad of canals, lakes and rivers are filled with holiday makers and fishermen through out the summer, but cooler winters mean that there is slightly less demand for Deux-Sevres holiday rental properties, but there is still a lot to enjoy in the region.

Flights to Deux-Sevres, France

If you are looking to rent a gite in Deux-Sevres, there are a range of travel options. Flybe provide cheap flights from Gatwick (LGW) to Nantes (NTE), and Ryanair have services running from London Stansted (STN) to Tours, La Rochelle (LRH) and Poitiers (PIS) or the TGV stops at Poitiers via Paris.

Attractions in and around Deux-Sevres

First time in Deux-Sevres and looking for places to see? Don't miss landmarks such as Church of Notre-Dame and Airvault Church, and unique cultural highlights such as Tulmus de Bougon Museum and Airvaudais-Val du Thouet Tourism Office. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Niort Golf Club, Jacques Guidez Museum and Royal Abbey of Celles-sur-Belle.