Where to stay around Montpellier?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,520 holiday lettings near Montpellier. From 1,419 Studios to 1,307 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Montpellier area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Montpellier?

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 Montpellier:

  • Les Cévennes: 187 holiday homes
  • Centre Historique: 473 holiday homes
  • Bologne: 64 holiday homes
  • Les Arceaux: 384 holiday homes
  • La Martelle: 86 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 Montpellier?

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

  • Languedoc Museum: 4,303 holiday lettings
  • Montpellier (XPJ-Montpellier SNCF Train Station): 4,438 holiday lettings
  • Montpellier Town Hall: 4,292 holiday lettings
  • Hospital Lapeyronie: 4,311 holiday lettings
  • Mosson Stadium: 4,232 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Montpellier 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 Studios in Montpellier?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,419 Studios in Montpellier. Our other popular types of Montpellier holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,307 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 530 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 411 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent beach rentals in Montpellier?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 1,246 beach rentals in Montpellier. You have also many other possibilities in Montpellier area, including:

  • Downtown rentals: 785 holiday rentals
  • Village rentals: 656 holiday rentals
  • Rural rentals: 592 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with heated indoor pool in Montpellier?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with heated indoor pool among our 70 holiday homes with heated indoor pool available in Montpellier. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental villa or property in Montpellier, France your home away from home

    Montpellier is one of France’s fastest growing city, as people flock to the city, located just a few short miles from the Mediterranean Sea. In recent times, Montpellier has become the toast of the international jet set, wonderfully chic yet with a wonderfully impressive, ancient centre which provides the city with a wonderfully striking heart.

    Things to do in Montpellier, France

    Montpellier is an amazing city of contrasts, which makes it a pleasure to explore. Chic, vibrant bars nestle in-between ornate villas and elaborate gardens, while the renovation of the city has seen elegantly modern attractions like the Opera House. There are so many sights to see from a self catering Montpellier holiday rental that you are well advised to take a tourist information guide to Montpellier and arrange an itinerary, although there is no end of joy to be taken from simply exploring the town under your own steam. The main shopping streets in Montpellier, the Rue de la Loge, emanates from the vast pedestrianised centre, the Place de la Comedie, and is awash with some of the most exclusive gardens and elegant villas in Montpellier, France. There are many sites worth exploring from a self catering Montpellier property, including the Arc de Triumph, Tour de la Babote, Jardin des Plantes (said to be the oldest botanical gardens in the whole of France) and a whole range of important museums, but as any Montpellier tourist information guide will tell you, the beauty and elegance of the Place de la Comedie is unrivalled.

    The Mediterranean coast to the north of Montpellier, France is a huge asset for those staying in self catering Montpellier accommodation. There are many miles of pristine beaches to choose from, whether you are looking for a busy tourist beach awash with water sport facilities or a secluded beach where you can stretch out on the beach in peace, soaking in the atmosphere and basking in the glorious panoramas. The summer jousts in Palavas offer a huge amount of entertainment, and if you are lucky enough to be able to get a self catering Montpellier property during the summer, overlook Palavas at your peril!

    There are some wonderful walks to enjoy around Montpellier, with route information available from the Montpellier tourist information offices and any good guide to Montpellier, France. Walks to the Terral Castle, Bocaud Park, Lunaret Zoological Park and the Botanical Garden are among the most rewarding walks to enjoy from Montpellier accommodation, but for serious walkers, there are many, many miles of walking, riding and cycling to enjoy in the surrounding countryside.

    The international city of Montpellier is host to a great range of festivals throughout the year, details for which hare available from any Montpellier tourist information centre. The Montpellier International Dance Festival, Radio France Festival, Boreals Festival, Mediterranean Cinema Festival and International Guitar Week all attract a huge crowd.

    Weather in Montpellier, France

    Montpellier enjoys a blissfully warm climate, which sees the city bathed in sunshine throughout the year. During the long summer months, Montpellier basks in temperatures of well into the mid 30’s on most days from May until October, and even in the coldest months, daily temperatures are rarely under 15˚C.

    Travel to Montpellier Airport, France

    There are a great range of direct, cheap flights to Montpellier Airport (MPL) from across the UK. Both easyJet and Ryanair provide cheap flights to Montpellier Airport from London and with only 5 miles to travel from Montpellier Airport to the centre of town, you can be settling into your self catering Montpellier property rental within just a few short hours of leaving home. Guides to Montpellier Airport will confirm that car hire facilities and bus services to the city centre, (taking just 15 minutes) are readily available.

    Sightseeing in and around Montpellier

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Montpellier 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:

    • Mare Nostrum Aquarium (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Vegapolis Ice Rink (1.8 mi / 3 km)
    • Planetarium Galileo (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Goolfy Mini-Golf (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
    • Chateau de Flaugergues (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Serre Amazonienne (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Montpellier

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Montpellier is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Botanical Garden (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Peyrou Gardens (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
    • Champ de Mars Garden (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Jardin des plantes de Montpellier (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Parc Magnol (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
    • Bois de Montmaur Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)