Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Rouen

Take a holiday to Rouen and enjoy the area's cathedral, monuments and museums. Renowned for its hiking, shopping and art, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Rouen

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Rouen a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rouen Espace Karting (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Rouen Mont-Saint-Aignan Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Parc de Cleres (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Lery-Poses Golf (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Biotropica Zoological Conservatory (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • S2PL Saint Pierre Paintball Loisirs (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rouen

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Rouen. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Square Verdrel (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Roumare Forest (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Parc de Cleres (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Jardin des Sculptures Chateau de Bois-Guilbert (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Jardin du Mesnil (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rouen

Fly into Rouen (URO-Rouen - Seine Valley), the closest airport, located 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Palais de Justice Tram Station, Theatre des Arts Tram Station and Joffre-Mutualite Tram Station are the main stations in the area. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Honoré de Balzac Tram Stop to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rouen?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 291 holiday lettings around Rouen. From 8 cottages to 162 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Rouen:

  • Quartier Pasteur: 116 holiday homes
  • Quartier Vieux Marché-Cathédrale: 156 holiday homes
  • Coteaux Ouest: 125 holiday homes
  • Quartier Saint-Marc - Croix de Pierre - Saint-Nicaise: 132 holiday homes
  • Gare-Jouvenet: 145 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 Rouen? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rouen. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rouen Cathedral: 431 holiday lettings
  • Gare-Rue Verte Tram Station: 429 holiday lettings
  • Kindarena: 442 holiday lettings
  • Europe Tram Station: 430 holiday lettings
  • Place du Vieux-Marche: 426 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rouen listed on 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 Cottages in Rouen?

Yes, of course. offers 8 Cottages in Rouen. Our other popular types of Rouen holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 162 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 73 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rouen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Rouen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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