Where to stay around Orcières?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 997 holiday lettings near Orcières. From 683 apartments to 139 chalets, 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 Orcières is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Orcieres 1850 Ski Resort: 1,877 holiday lettings
  • Les Lauzieres Ski Lift: 1,968 holiday lettings
  • Telemix Drouvet 1 Ski Lift: 1,903 holiday lettings
  • Loutesskis: 1,872 holiday lettings
  • Le Montagnou Ski Lift: 1,940 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 683 apartments in Orcières. Our other popular types of Orcières holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 139 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 75 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 31 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Orcières?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 238 holiday homes with pool available in Orcières. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Orcieres, France is a lovely choice for your next well-deserved holiday

    A holiday rental home in Orcieres will put you close to fabulous art museums, historic buildings and a host of outdoor activities. Each well-appointed home will provide you with a comfortable place to return after days filled with adventure.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Orcieres, France

    Orcieres is home to several historic walking trails. These trails are a fun way to spend time outdoors whilst also learning about the history of the area. Quad biking, cycling, mountain biking and climbing are examples of some of the other popular activities for those on holiday to Orcieres. If you want to be pampered, just visit one of the many nearby spas where you can treat yourself to a relaxing massage, facial or other treatment. Ice diving is a unique activity that is only for the brave at heart. Break through the ice and see what creatures are living in the freezing water below.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Orcieres, France

    The most popular attractions in and near Orcieres include historic building and fabulous museums. A number of churches and castles dot the landscape. These buildings give you a chance to see what life may have looked like in the area hundreds of years ago. Calanques is a beautiful spot in nature. It features white rocks nestled on the shore of sparkling blue water. Some visitors have said that if you visit at different times of the day that the variations in light will cause this site to look completely different. There are museums that house the work of some famous artists such as the Chagall Museum and the Picasso Museum.

    Weather in Orcieres, France

    Chilly winters and warm, pleasant summers are what you will find whilst on holiday to Orcieres. During the winter months, the average low temperatures are between 1° and 3° C and the average high temperatures are between 5° and 8° C. In the spring, the average lows are between 7° and 10° C and the highs are between 13° and 19° C. During the summer, average low temperatures are between 16° and 18° C and the average highs are between 24° and 27° C. There are between 2 and 9 rainy days per month. The least amount of rain occurs during the month of July. The most occurs in January, October and December.

    Travel to Orcieres, France

    The closest airport to Orcieres is St. Crepin Airport (SCP), located 20 km away. Other options include Gap Talland Airport (GAT), located 35 km away and Serre Chevalier Airport (SEC), located 36 km away. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

    Sightseeing in and around Orcieres

    Do you want to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Orcieres has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Grand Ourse Leisure Centre (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Loutesskis (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Orcieres 1850 Ski Resort (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
    • Roll'Air Cable (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Serre-Poncon Aventure (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
    • Aqua Park Embrun (11.2 mi / 18 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Orcieres

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Orcieres is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ecrins National Park (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
    • Embrun Reservior (11.2 mi / 18 km)
    • Lac de Serre-Poncon (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Mont Pelvoux (14.9 mi / 24 km)
    • Chez Pascal (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)