Where to stay around Saint-Jean-de-Sixt?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,689 holiday lettings near Saint-Jean-de-Sixt. From 997 apartments to 522 chalets, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Saint-Jean-de-Sixt area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Saint-Jean-de-Sixt?

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

  • Megeve Ski Resort: 6,493 holiday lettings
  • Saint Gervais Bettex Ski Lift: 6,780 holiday lettings
  • Chinaillon: 6,596 holiday lettings
  • Bettex-Arbois Ski Lift: 6,777 holiday lettings
  • Grand Massif: 7,713 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saint-Jean-de-Sixt 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 apartments in Saint-Jean-de-Sixt?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 997 apartments in Saint-Jean-de-Sixt. Our other popular types of Saint-Jean-de-Sixt holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 522 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 44 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saint-Jean-de-Sixt?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 209 holiday homes with pool available in Saint-Jean-de-Sixt. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental home or chalet in St Jean-de-Sixt, France your home away from home

    St Jean-de-Sixt is one of the trio of villages which make up the French Alps ski resort of Aravis, the others being La Clusaz and Grand Bornard. St Jean-de-Sixt has been popular with French and Swiss visitors for many years, although is nowhere near as popular with English-speaking tourists as Geneva. This is great news for visitors though - it means prices are generally lower and makes for a more authentic experience, with many villas and chalets around the village for those looking for a self-catering break.

    Things to do in St Jean-de-Sixt, France

    The main thing to do in St Jean-de-Sixt is of course skiing, or snowboarding if you prefer. St Jean-de-Sixt makes the perfect destination for skiers of all abilities, with slopes for beginners to advanced dare-devil skiers.

    When all the adrenaline-filled activities get a little too much, visitors to St Jean-de-Sixt can relax at one of the many cafes and bars to be found on the doorstep to their villa. There are also weekly markets and cow fairs which visitors can browse and get a taste for true French Alpine life.

    Summer visitors will also not be left bored, with mountain biking, hiking, paragliding, horse riding, canyoning and hot air ballooning all on offer in the town or close by. Summer is a great time to visit, as the village overflows with blooming alpine flowers and is less crowded than in the winter.

    During the summer months, St Jean-de-Sixt also plays host to several mountain festivals, where visitors can join in with regional activities, watch traditional music and dance performances, and taste regional food and drink.

    Places to visit on holiday in St Jean-de-Sixt, France

    The town of Annecy, perched on the shores of Lac d’Annency, is worth a visit for both summer and winter visitors. Most visitors will be impressed by the striking bridges and buttressed arcades found in the centre of the town as well as the typical Savoyard style houses.

    The Saint-Gervais, Mont-Blanc region is less than 40km from most St Jean-de-Sixt villas, where visitors can ride the historic tramway, visit art galleries and studios and relax in the thermal spa.

    Weather in St Jean-de-Sixt, France

    St Jean-de-Sixt has a typical Alpine climate, with temperatures in the summer reaching up to 20C but falling below 0C in the winter months. Rainfall is quite low all year-round, but snow can be heavy over the winter, one of the reasons for which St Jean-de-Sixt is such a great place for skiers.

    Flights to St Jean-de-Sixt, France

    St Jean de Sixt is most easily accessed by flying into Geneva Airport (GVA). The airport is on the border with Switzerland and has a French sector specifically for those wishing to holiday in France, which means that passengers don’t require a Swiss visa. St Jean-de-Sixt is then 65km from the airport. Hiring a car is the easiest mode of transportation to your self-catering accommodation, and this is available in the French side of the terminal.

    Sightseeing in and around Saint-Jean-de-Sixt

    Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Saint-Jean-de-Sixt has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Arvis Aquatic Park (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
    • La Clusaz Ski Resort (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Kart Parc (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Le Jaillet Ski Area (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
    • Jaillet Gondola (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
    • Aquaflores PhysioSpa (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Saint-Jean-de-Sixt

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Saint-Jean-de-Sixt. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Col des Aravis (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
    • La Tournette (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
    • Combloux Ecological Moutain Lake (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Plage Municipale de Menthon Saint Bernard (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
    • Lake Annecy (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
    • Jardins de I'Europe (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)