Where to stay around Le Praz de Lys?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 64 holiday lettings near Le Praz de Lys. From 32 apartments to 15 chalets, 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 Le Praz de Lys is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Le Praz de Lys?

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

  • Haut-Fleury Ski Lift: 5,107 holiday lettings
  • Les Gets Ski Resort: 6,177 holiday lettings
  • Avoriaz Ski Lift: 5,063 holiday lettings
  • Grand Massif Express Gondola: 7,509 holiday lettings
  • Chinaillon: 6,620 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Le Praz de Lys 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 Le Praz de Lys?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 32 apartments in Le Praz de Lys. Our other popular types of Le Praz de Lys holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 7 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Le Praz de Lys?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Le Praz de Lys. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Praz de Lys, France your home away from home

    Holidaymakers looking for a beautiful destination offering lots of activities may like to try Praz de Lys on the eastern side of France. This is a beautiful area close to the Swiss border with lots of fun things to do and see within the Rhone-Alps region of the country. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs, cottages and chalets.

    Things to do on holiday to Praz de Lys, France

    Praz de Lys is a great resort for skiing holidays in the winter and hiking in the summer and is located in the heart of the Mont Blanc mountain range. Here holidaymakers can enjoy downhill and Nordic skiing with ski schools available for people of all ages and skiing ability. In the summertime walking, cycling and horse riding are very popular activities here with spectacular views available of the mountains, countryside and lakes. Tourists can try several other exciting activities in Praz de Lys such as mountain biking, climbing, canyoning and paragliding. Within 45 minute’s drive of Praz de Lys there are some 18-hole golf courses as well as several tennis courts. Various watersports can be done in the area such as freshwater fishing, swimming, canoeing and rafting. Visitors will find a number of bars, cafes and restaurants in and around Praz de Lys, where they can try some traditional French cooking. Self catering holidaymakers can purchase food and drink from a mini-market in Praz de Lys and there are a few stores to buy gifts and souvenirs from.

    Places to visit on holiday to Praz de Lys, France

    There are a number of interesting places to visit in and around Praz de Lys including several old churches and buildings in nearby Taninges. Les Gets is just 15 minutes away and has fruit and goat farms, The Museum of Mechanical Music and guided heritage tours. Chamonix is about an hour away and has some interesting museums to visit as well as being home to Europe’s largest mountain, Mont Blanc. Geneva in Switzerland is approximately an hour’s drive away and has many interesting historic buildings, museums and places of natural beauty such as Lake Geneva, which is very popular with holidaymakers.

    Weather in Praz de Lys, France

    The warmest time of the year to visit this part of France is generally July and August when the average daily maximum temperature is approximately 22.5 degrees centigrade. January is the coldest month with average highs of 3 degrees centigrade, although the temperature can fall below zero with plenty of snowfall on higher ground during winter. The wettest month tends to be September with an average rainfall of 400mm.

    Travel to Praz de Lys, France

    Across the border in Switzerland, Geneva International Airport (GVA) is just over an hour’s drive from Praz de Lys. A large number of airlines have flights to Geneva International Airport from various destinations across the world. Easyjet covers the most cities including Amsterdam (AMS), Brussels (BRU), London-Gatwick (LGW), Madrid (MAD), Paris-Orly (ORY), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) and Stockholm-Arlanda (ARN) as well as many others. Car hire firms such as Alamo, Avis, Budget Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt are all represented at the airport, with desks in the Arrivals level.

    Activities and attractions in and around Le Praz de Lys

    Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Le Praz de Lys a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Les Gets Ski Resort (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Espace Aquatique (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
    • Morillon Ski Resort (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
    • Avoriaz Ski Resort (7.4 mi / 12 km)
    • Grand Massif Express Gondola (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
    • Samoens Ski Resort (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Le Praz de Lys

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Le Praz de Lys is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lac de Joux Plane (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Base de Loisir des Lacs Aux Dames (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • Jaysinia Alpine Botanical Gardens (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
    • Lac de Montriond (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Lac de Gers (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
    • Lake Flaine (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)