Where to stay around Salon-de-Provence?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,159 holiday lettings near Salon-de-Provence. From 526 houses to 242 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 Salon-de-Provence is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Salon-de-Provence?

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

  • Ecole de l'Air Golf: 4,304 holiday lettings
  • Chateau de l'Emperi: 4,273 holiday lettings
  • Salon Station: 3,901 holiday lettings
  • Musee Grevin de la Provence: 4,273 holiday lettings
  • Nostradamus Museum: 4,308 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Salon-de-Provence 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 Salon-de-Provence?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 526 houses in Salon-de-Provence. Our other popular types of Salon-de-Provence holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 242 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 171 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 85 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 Salon-de-Provence?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 910 holiday homes with pool available in Salon-de-Provence. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Salon-de-Provence, Cote d’Azur your home away from home

    Salon-de-Provence has been the centre of the olive oil industry for over 600 years. It is an attractive town with pretty open squares, accessed through medieval gateways which were once used to protect the city. It makes the ideal base for exploring Provence from a self-catering holiday rental.

    Things to Do in Salon-de-Provence, Cote d’Azur

    Explore the Town
    Salon-de-Provence is a charming town to discover on foot, at a suitably slower pace of life. It has some impressive architecture and lovely small shops. Seek out the mossy fountain and admire the 17th century clocktower.

    Outdoor Activities
    The rural countryside offers plenty to see and do around your Salon-de-Provence holiday rental. Go hiking, mountain biking, climbing, boating, fishing, kayaking, horseback riding, rafting and canyoning in this scenic department of the Cote d’Azur.

    Visit the Museums
    Salon-de-Provence has a very unique museum dedicated to Nostradamus who is known for his uncanny predictions of the future. He lived in the town during the 16th century. The Military Museum is also worth visiting if only to admire the Chateau de l’Emperi in which it is housed. This was once the residence of the archbishops of Arles.

    Places to Visit Around Salon-de-Provence, Cote d’Azur

    Fuveau
    The historic hilltop village of Fuveau is a pleasant 52km drive from your holiday rental in Salon-de-Provence. It has steep streets and an imposing Italian baroque-inspired church at its centre. The old Castle Peysonnel was built for the Fuveau lords and is at the heart of  the old town. The original narrow Gate Bassac can be seen with 1.5 metre thick walls.

    Aix-en-Provence
    Aix-en-Provence is one of the area’s most popular towns to visit. Once the capital of Provence, it has impressive architecture, sunny squares, an impressive cathedral and broad avenues. The Cours Mirabel is lined with grand houses which lead to the city ramparts. The city also has fine fountains including La Rotunde, the Fountain of Nine Canons and the Fountain of King René.

    Marseille
    The old port city of Marseille is a bustling city with a long history. Enjoy the Palais Longchamps with its gardens and fountains and visit the Notre Dame de la Garde which has great city views. The city has many fine museums and great markets for shopping, particularly for food and is just 56 km from Salon-de-Provence.

    Weather in Salon-de-Provence, Cote d’Azur

    The Mediterranean climate in the Cote d’Azur has mild winters and warm sunny summers with temperatures reaching an average 28°C (82°F) in the summer. The area has some showers at any time of year.

    Travel to Salon-de-Provence, Cote d’Azur

    The nearest airport to your holiday rental in Salon-de-Provence is Marseille (MRS) Airport which is about 25 km away. It has regular budget flights from most major cities in Europe making it very easy to reach Provence. Other nearby airports are Avignon (AVN) Airport and Nimes (FNI) Airport. A hire car is useful for exploring the local area.

    Activities and attractions in and around Salon-de-Provence

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Salon-de-Provence has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Golf Ouest Provence Mirama (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
    • Zoo Barben (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Golf de Pont-Royal (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Labyrinths Giants (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
    • Karting de L'Etang (12 mi / 19.2 km)
    • Servanes Golf (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Salon-de-Provence

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Salon-de-Provence is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Camargue (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
    • Alpilles (13 mi / 20.9 km)
    • Plage Du Jai (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
    • Fos-sur-Mer Park (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
    • Martigues Garden Beach (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
    • Parc du Griffon (17.1 mi / 27.5 km)