Find the best place to stay — Fontenay-le-Comte

Where to stay around Fontenay-le-Comte?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 179 holiday lettings near Fontenay-le-Comte. From 92 houses to 40 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 Fontenay-le-Comte is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Fontenay-le-Comte?

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

  • Eglise de Sainte-Hermine: 384 holiday lettings
  • Pescalis Aquarium: 289 holiday lettings
  • Chavagnes-les-Redoux Station: 326 holiday lettings
  • Mouzeuil-Saint-Martin Station: 675 holiday lettings
  • Notre Dame de Marans: 2,502 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Fontenay-le-Comte 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 Fontenay-le-Comte?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 92 houses in Fontenay-le-Comte. Our other popular types of Fontenay-le-Comte holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 40 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fontenay-le-Comte?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 106 holiday homes with pool available in Fontenay-le-Comte. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Gite in Fontenay-le-Comte, France, Your Home Away From Home

    Self catering accommodation in Fontenay le Comte is a great option if you are looking forward to a relaxing holiday. This is a town which still holds on to its traditional market heritage, and where it is possible to get out and about to explore the French countryside. There is a range of accommodation to stay at from the French gite, to house rentals, and apartments. All of these are equipped and maintained to the highest standards to ensure that your holidays in Fontenay-le-Comte are enjoyable and hassle free.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Fontenay-le-Comte, France

    There are a range of activities that can be undertaken whilst on holidays in Fontenay-le-Comte. There is an excellent karting track, which is great fun for people of all ages, and a good afternoon can be spent here whizzing around. It is possible to hire bicycles to take rides out into the countryside and perhaps explore a vineyard or two. If horseback riding is more your style, then there is an equestrian centre where you can book lessons, courses or simply days out. For golfers, there is a course outside of the town, at La Richelle, where you can swing your clubs; and for joggers, there is plenty of tracks that can be taken as you get your regular exercise.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Fontenay-le-Comte, France

    If you are a nature lover, then the area surrounding Fontenay-le-Comte will certainly appeal. Green Venice, an area of drained marshland is criss-crossed with canals and dotted with small, quaint villages, and bird watchers will be able to see many different species here. Merwent Forest has several hundred kilometres of footpaths and byways, where it is possible to take several different loop trails of varying distances. If you have brought a bicycle with you, this is the ideal place to cycle around. A sight-seeing walk through the town itself is also highly recommended whilst on holidays in Fontenay-le-Comte in order to understand a little deeper the town and how it has developed. There is some outstanding architecture too.

    Weather in Fontenay-le-Comte, France

    Boasting upwards of 225 days of sunshine a year, it is easy to see why holidays in Fontenay le Comte are becoming increasingly popular. The peak summer months of July and August see the top temperatures reach an average high of the mid to high twenties degrees Celsius, with some rainfall occurring as well. In fact, it will rain every month in this part of France, but rarely more than an average of 2 mm per day. Because of a unique micro-climate, the winter months are nowhere near as cold as those in the United Kingdom, and the average winter temperature rarely drops below 10 degrees. Snow here is an extremely rare event!

    Travel to Fontenay-le-Comte, France

    Many people from the United Kingdom may choose to drive to their self catering accommodation in Fontenay-le-Comte, as this gives them independence and mobility when they arrive at their gite. For others, flying is the better choice, and the Vendee region is serviced by two main airports, which are Nantes (NTE) and the most popular one, La Rochelle (LRH). Ryanair flies into both of these airports from London Stansted (STN).

    Attractions in and around Fontenay-le-Comte

    Looking for things to do while you're in Fontenay-le-Comte? Don't miss landmarks such as Notre Dame de Fontenay le Comte and Chateau de Terre Neuve, and unique cultural highlights such as Museum of Fontenay. You may also want to visit Church of Le Gue de Velluire, Notre Dame de Marans or Church of Saint-Etienne Ruins.