Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Calais

Take a holiday to Calais and enjoy the area's museums, monuments and art galleries. This welcoming city is known for its bars, parks and local tours. Take in top local attractions such as Musee des Beaux-Arts et de la Dentelle and Les Six Bourgeois. 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 Calais

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Calais has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bois de Ruminghem Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Wimereux Golf (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Calais

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Calais is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Calais Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Calais

If you prefer to travel by train, Calais City Station, Calais Les Fontinettes Station and Calais Beau-Marais Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Calais?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 226 holiday lettings around Calais. From 7 villas to 15 cottages, 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 Calais?

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 Calais:

  • Calais City Center: 16 holiday homes
  • Gare: 22 holiday homes
  • Port: 15 holiday homes
  • Boulogne-Centre: 34 holiday homes
  • Dernier Sou: 30 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 Calais? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Calais. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Calais Beach: 529 holiday lettings
  • Port of Calais: 514 holiday lettings
  • Eglise Notre Dame: 539 holiday lettings
  • Calais Beau-Marais Station: 533 holiday lettings
  • Parc Richelieu: 547 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Calais listed on 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 Villas in Calais?

Yes, of course. offers 7 Villas in Calais. Our other popular types of Calais holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 15 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 115 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 63 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Calais?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Calais. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.