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Choose a holiday rental for your Orsay getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Orsay with a stay in a holiday home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its university setting. Palace of Versailles and Paris Catacombs are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Orsay

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Orsay a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Golf Blue Green Saint-Aubin (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Golf de Gif-Chevry (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Saint-Marc Golf Club (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Villacoublay Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • L’autodrome de Linas-Montlhéry (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Golf de la Boulie (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Orsay

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Orsay is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Champ de Mars (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Luxembourg Gardens (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Parc Monceau (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Parc des Buttes Chaumont (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Masin du Parc Naturel de la Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Orsay

The nearest airport is in Paris (ORY-Orly), located 8.5 mi (13.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Paris (CDG-Roissy-Charles de Gaulle), which is 27.3 mi (43.9 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Orsay Le Guichet Station. Catch a ride on the metro at Orsay-Ville RER Station to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Orsay?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 615 holiday lettings around Orsay. From 105 Houses to 411 Flats, 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 Orsay?

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 Orsay:

  • Saint-Merri: 1,092 holiday homes
  • Montmartre: 559 holiday homes
  • Saint-Germain-des-Prés: 765 holiday homes
  • Arts et Métiers: 1,183 holiday homes
  • Porte Dauphine: 385 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 Orsay?

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

  • Orsay-Ville RER Station: 6,426 holiday lettings
  • Orsay Le Guichet Station: 6,468 holiday lettings
  • Eiffel Tower: 5,200 holiday lettings
  • Longjumeau Gravigny-Balizy Station: 6,830 holiday lettings
  • Paris Gare du Nord: 7,103 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Orsay 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 Orsay?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 105 Houses in Orsay. Our other popular types of Orsay holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 411 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Orsay?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 36 holiday homes with pool available in Orsay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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