Where to stay around Embrun?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,479 holiday lettings near Embrun. From 1,124 apartments to 149 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 Embrun is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Embrun?

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

  • Embrun Reservior: 2,318 holiday lettings
  • Place Eugene Barthelon: 2,351 holiday lettings
  • Aqua Park Embrun: 2,318 holiday lettings
  • Embrun Station: 2,364 holiday lettings
  • Pra-Loup 1600: 1,595 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,124 apartments in Embrun. Our other popular types of Embrun holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 149 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 65 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 24 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Embrun?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 378 holiday homes with pool available in Embrun. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental in Embrun, France your home away from home

    Embrun is a small town and commune in southeast France’s Haute-Alpes department. It sits beneath Mont Guillame, perched atop a cliff and features a number of interesting historical sights. Embrun holiday rentals are set in a breathtaking location, with a truly impressive natural landscape all around.

    Things to do in Embrun, France

    One of the main attractions close to holiday accommodation in Embrun is the attractive old town, which has been beautifully preserved. The streets of this classic Provencal settlement are free of traffic, and feature independent shops and cafes. The cathedral here – the Notre-Dame du Real is considered one of the most impressive religious buildings in the entire Dauphine Alps. Particularly attractive here is the 15th Century organ, which has recently undergone restoration. Elsewhere, it would be well worth seeking out the Romanesque Maison des Chanonges, from the 13th Century and La Tour Brune, a keep tower that dates all the way back to the 1100s and once formed part of the town’s defensive walls. Finally, the Archbishop’s garden and promenade are also particularly lovely.

    If you arrive at Embrun self-catering accommodation in the winter months then you’ll have a number of excellent ski resorts in the area, including Les Orres, Draye Crots, and Reallon. The former is a family oriented resort with 100 kilometres of runs suitable for all ability levels. Crevoux is an intimate, unpretentious ski resort, noted for its sizeable Nordic ski area just 15 kilometres from Embrun. Alternatively, if you find yourself in the area in the summer, the surrounding mountains offer a host of activities, including hiking, mountain biking, climbing, as well as whitewater rafting, swimming and canyoning at the rivers nearby.

    Places to visit on holiday in Embrun, France

    There’s a UNESCO World Heritage Site within a few minutes in the car of self-catering holiday rentals in Embrun. The Place Forte du Mont-Dauphin is a French National Monument, and party of the Fortifications of Vauban, all designed by the Marquis de Vauban between in the late-17th and early 18th Centuries. It’s considered one of the most spectacular examples of French military architecture from the period.

    Weather in Embrun, France

    Due to the altitude there’s quite a large difference between summer and winter conditions at Embrun holiday rentals. Summers are warm, and temperatures hit the mid-20s or higher from June to September. Winters are cool here, with snow on the surrounding mountainsides and daytime highs usually just above freezing in the valley.

    Cheap flights to Embrun, France

    The nearest international airport to Embrun self-catering holiday accommodation is Grenoble (GNB), which sits around two hours away and offers flights to and from UK airports such as Edinburgh (EDI), Bristol (BRS), Luton (LUT), Liverpool (LPL) and Stansted (STD) with easyJet.

    Activities and attractions in Embrun

    Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Embrun a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Aqua Park Embrun (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • La Carline (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Water World (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Jungle Aventure (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
    • Les Orres Ski Resort (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
    • Serre-Poncon Aventure (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Embrun

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Embrun is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ecrins National Park (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
    • Embrun Reservior (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Lac de Serre-Poncon (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • Col de Vars (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
    • Head of Sestriere (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)