Find the best place to stay — Yvelines

Where to stay around Yvelines?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 328 holiday lettings near Yvelines. From 125 apartments to 105 houses, 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 Yvelines is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Yvelines?

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

  • Versailles: 5,125 holiday homes
  • France Miniature: 5,043 holiday homes
  • Rambouillet: 85 holiday homes
  • Guyancourt: 758 holiday homes
  • Palace of Versailles: 6,233 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Yvelines! 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 Yvelines?

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

  • Versailles: 5,125 holiday lettings
  • Rambouillet: 85 holiday lettings
  • Guyancourt: 758 holiday lettings
  • Maisons-Laffitte: 3,607 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Nom-la-Bretèche: 401 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 Yvelines?

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 Yvelines are:

  • Toussus Le Noble Airport (TNF): 6,158 self catering accommodations
  • La Defense Heliport Airport (JPU): 6,279 self catering accommodations
  • Gare Montparnasse Airport (XGB): 6,267 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 Yvelines?

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

  • France Miniature: 5,043 holiday rentals
  • Palace of Versailles: 6,233 holiday rentals
  • National Nature Reserve of Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines: 6,006 holiday rentals
  • Saint Quentin Golf National: 6,094 holiday rentals
  • Saint-Germain-en-Laye National Museum of Archaeology: 6,205 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Yvelines 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 gite or villa in Yvelines, France your home away from home

Yvelines is a small department of France, located in the Ile-de-France region which surrounds Paris. Yvelines is a department of lush countryside, with fantastic castles at almost every turn, and excellent access to Paris. Walking, riding and fly fishing holidays thrive in the countryside of Yvelines, perfect for a relaxing holiday with plenty of culture.

Things to do on holiday in Yvelines, France

The lush countryside of Yvelines is adorned with huge, extravagant chateaux, castles and villas, including the famous Castle of Versailles. The Castle of Versailles and Castle of Breteuil are both hugely impressive monuments and well worth exploration, as is the Thoiry Arboretum, which offers delightful walks through some of the most impressive gardens in northern France, as well as a fantastic butterfly house.

There is some wonderful walking, riding and cycling to be done from a Yvelines property. The Ile de France Potager du Roi natural reserve, the Marly Forest and the Park of Versailles are magnificent places to walk and ride, and there are regular themed walks provided by English speaking guides.

The Golf des Yvelines golf course is one of the best in France, with two separate 18 hole golf courses, a golf school, practice facilities and a fantastically luxurious club house. The golf club spreads over 90 hectares of wood and pasture land, reaching the edges of the Rambouillet Forest.

Places to visit on holiday to Yvelines, France

The capital of Yvelines, Versailles, is absolutely packed with historical sites associated with the French royal family. The Palace of Versailles is one of the most important tourist attractions in France, attracting over 3,000 visitors a year. By taking a Yvelines holiday rental, you can ensure you beat any queues by arriving early.

A villa in Yvelines is just half an hour from Paris, meaning that you can head into the French capital, experience all the best attractions and leave the crowds behind in the evenings as you return to relax in your peaceful, scenic country property in Yvelines.

Weather in Yvelines, France

The very mild climate of the Ile-de-France is wonderful all year round, with summer temperatures reaching 25°C on most days during July and August. Even during the winter months, temperatures are mild enough for golf, walking and enjoying the huge number of sightseeing possibilities afforded by a Yvelines villa.

Cheap flights to Yvelines, France

Although it receives fewer direct flights than its neighbour, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG), Paris d’Orly Airport (ORY) is the closer to Yvelines. Reaching Paris from the UK is unbelievably easy, and from there, it is only a half hour’s drive to Yvelines.

Attractions in and around Yvelines

First time in Yvelines and looking for things to do? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Park and Castle of Thoiry and Albert Kahn Museum and Gardens. Don't miss landmarks such as Palace of Versailles, Chateau de Dampierre and Houdan Tower. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of National Nature Reserve of Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, Forest of Rambouillet and Masin du Parc Naturel de la Haute Vallee de Chevreuse. Fun activities in the city include Golf Club de la Vaucouleurs, Golf de la Boulie and Golf de l'Ile Fleurie. Popular regional attractions such as Theatre Andre Malraux and Grande Arche might be worth a visit during your stay. Other places to visit in town include Chateau de Rambouillet, Park Valley and Arboretum de Chevreloup.