Where to stay around Nord?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 362 holiday lettings near Nord. From 169 apartments to 88 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nord for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Nord?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Nord. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lille: 234 holiday homes
  • Dunkirk: 83 holiday homes
  • Lille-Centre: 150 holiday homes
  • Merville: 36 holiday homes
  • Roubaix: 212 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Nord! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Nord?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Nord with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Lille: 234 holiday lettings
  • Dunkirk: 83 holiday lettings
  • Merville: 36 holiday lettings
  • Roubaix: 212 holiday lettings
  • Bray-Dunes: 56 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Nord?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Nord are:

  • Maubeuge (XME-Elesmes): 21 self catering accommodations
  • Lille Airport (XDB): 262 self catering accommodations
  • Lesquin Airport (LIL): 259 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Nord?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Nord. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Etangs de la Gite: 277 holiday rentals
  • Dunkerque Belfry: 103 holiday rentals
  • Malo Les Bains Beach: 98 holiday rentals
  • Stade Pierre Mauroy: 250 holiday rentals
  • Castle of Flers: 247 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nord listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Nord, France your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for an interesting and fun trip to the North of France might like to try Nord. This is a fantastic place to visit with so many interesting things to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs, apartments, cottages and campsites.

Things to do on holiday to Nord, France

There are some lovely places to walk, cycle and horse ride in and around Nord including some regional nature parks. Visitors will find a number of tennis courts nearby as well as a few fine golf courses including Merignies Golf Country Club and Golf Lille Metropole. Other popular pastimes in the region include boules and skittles, which can be enjoyed by people of all ages. The coast is only an hour and a half’s drive from Nord, where there are some lovely beaches ideal for sunbathing and swimming. Holidaymakers can try various watersports on the waterways in the region including fishing, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, yachting and kite surfing. There are many bars, cafes and restaurants in Nord with a huge variety of cuisine including traditional French as well as international dishes. Nord has a good mix of shops with the area famed for its textiles, cheeses and craft beers. Self catering holidaymakers will find markets and grocery stores in the region where they can purchase food, drink, gifts and souvenirs.

Places to visit on holiday to Nord, France

There are many interesting places to visit in and around Nord including lots of museums and galleries with the works of regional artists such as Rubens and Matisse. Just half an hour from Nord is the city of Lille, where there is Museum of Fine Art, The Contemporary Sacred Art Centre and Charles de Gaulle’s birthplace and museum. The region has some beautiful churches, cathedrals and other historic sites as well as zoos in Lille and Maubeuge. Visitors may also like to take a trip to Paris to see the Eiffel Tower and other attractions, which can take about one hour by train or cross the border to neighbouring Belgium.

Weather in Nord, France

The climate in North East France is similar to Southern England with the warmest months normally July and August and the coldest December to February. Average high temperatures here are about 22 degrees centigrade in July and August. In January the average high is five degrees centigrade, but temperatures can fall below zero in winter. Rainfall is moderate in the summer with June and July averaging about eight hours of sunshine per day.

Travel to Nord, France

Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is approximately one hour and 45 minutes drive from Nord and has flights to and from major cities such as Amsterdam (AMS), Athens (ATH), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO), New York (JFK), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others. Avis, Europcar, Hertz, National Citer, Sixt, TT Car Transit and Peugeot Open Europe are car hire firms located at the airport. Holidaymakers can also catch a ferry from Dover in England to Calais and drive approximately one and a half hours south to Nord.

Attractions in and around Nord

First time in Nord and looking for places to see? Local attractions include Koezio, Zoo Lille and Maubeuge Zoo. Don't miss landmarks such as Rihour Square and Lille Grand Square, and unique cultural highlights such as Palace of Fine Arts. If you have extra time, you might want to explore the campuses of Central School of Lille and Lille University of Science and Technology. Don't forget, Old Stock Exchange and Citadel of Lille are some of the city's top places to visit. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Notre Dame Church, Place d'Armes and Douai Hotel de Ville.