Destination guide

Travel to historical Saint-Gilles

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Saint-Gilles. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its bars and restaurants. Cirque Romain and Nimes Arena are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Saint-Gilles

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Saint-Gilles has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Nimes-Campagne Golf Club (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Mas des Tourelles (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Vacquerolles Golf Club (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Seaquarium (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Babyland (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Grande-Motte Golf (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Saint-Gilles

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Saint-Gilles is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fountain Gardens (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Camargue (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Centre de Decouverte du Scamandre (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer Beach (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Le Grau-du-Roi Beach (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Saint-Gilles

The nearest airport is in Nimes (FNI-Garons), located 7.3 mi (11.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Montpellier (MPL-Montpellier - Mediterranean), which is 23.1 mi (37.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Saint-Gilles?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,481 holiday lettings near Saint-Gilles. From 659 Houses to 169 Villas, 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 Saint-Gilles is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Saint-Gilles?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Saint-Gilles:

  • Arles City Centre: 219 holiday homes
  • Nimes City Centre: 142 holiday homes
  • Le Couchant: 309 holiday homes
  • Quartier des Espesses: 177 holiday homes
  • Les 3 Ponts: 74 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Saint-Gilles?

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

  • Camargue Regional Nature Park: 1,267 holiday lettings
  • Arles (ZAF-Arles Train Station): 2,953 holiday lettings
  • La Grande-Motte Le Grau-du-Roi Station: 4,570 holiday lettings
  • Pont du Gard: 4,369 holiday lettings
  • Uzes Cathedral: 2,979 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint-Gilles 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 Saint-Gilles?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 659 Houses in Saint-Gilles. Our other popular types of Saint-Gilles holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 169 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 463 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 70 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saint-Gilles?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 689 holiday homes with pool available in Saint-Gilles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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