Where to stay around Huez?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,390 holiday lettings near Huez. From 1,881 apartments to 270 chalets, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Huez for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Huez?

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 Huez:

  • Viel-Alpe: 771 holiday homes
  • Bergers: 730 holiday homes
  • Cognet: 777 holiday homes
  • Jeux: 776 holiday homes
  • Éclose-Est: 793 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 Huez?

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

  • L'Alpe d'Huez: 3,795 holiday lettings
  • Alpauris Ski Lift: 3,727 holiday lettings
  • Chalvet Ski Lift: 3,742 holiday lettings
  • Palais des Sports: 3,789 holiday lettings
  • Bergers Ski Lift: 3,744 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,881 apartments in Huez. Our other popular types of Huez holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 270 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 87 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 17 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 Huez?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 462 holiday homes with pool available in Huez. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Huez, Rhone-Alpes, France your home away from home

    The small town of Huez has just over 1300 residents and is at an altitude of 1869 metres, making it ideal for winter sports.

    Things to Do in Huez, Rhone-Alpes

    Huez holiday rentals are the perfect base for those looking to enjoy winter snow sports. The resort of Alpe d’Huez is well known for its excellent skiing and snowboarding conditions. Part of the Grandes Rousses ski area, there are 250km of linked pistes and an altitude range of 2200m. Downhill and cross country skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling and shoe shoeing can all be enjoyed in the area. In the summer, Huez becomes a mecca for cyclists, as it frequently hosts a stage of the Tour de France. Climbing, hiking and mountain biking can all be enjoyed in this scenic area. The après-ski is centred on the Quartier des Jeux with plenty of sports bars, taverns and restaurants.

    Places to Visit Around Huez, Rhone-Alpes

    Those staying in a chalet in Huez may find it hard to tear themselves away from the local activities. However, there are plenty of other places worth seeing. Les Ecrins National Park is just 24km away and is the largest national park in France. It has some spectacular mountain scenery with breathtaking landscapes including several glaciers. Explore the 300 square km of forests and beautiful alpine meadows that burst into colour in early summer. The Peak des Ecrins is a focal point for climbers. Grenoble is another excellent day out. Visit the fortifications on Bastille Hill and the free Musee Dauphinois or enjoy the Art Museum or the Natural History Museum.

    Weather in Huez, Rhone-Alpes

    Holiday rentals in Huez enjoy a typical alpine climate with cold snowy winters and cool summers. In winter, Huez has several months of below-freezing temperatures overnight due to the altitude. Daytime highs from December to March are 4-6°C (39-43°F). In summer, temperatures rise to an average 28°C (82°F) although cooler evenings are often below 15°C (59°F). Alpe d’Huez is known as the Island of the Sun with its south-facing slopes and it gets 300 days of sunshine per year. The area has frequent rainfall all year round, with slightly less showers in summer.

    Travel to Huez, Rhone-Alpes

    The nearest airport to holiday rentals in Huez is Grenoble Isere (GNB) Airport. This busy airport is regularly served by budget airline flights from the UK including services by Easyjet, Jet2 and Monarch airlines. There is a coach service from the airport into Grenoble city centre. The journey to Huez is 102 km along the A48 and D1091 toll roads. In good weather the journey takes approximately 80 minutes. The nearest railway station to Huez is at Routiere le Bourg, 13 km away.

    Activities and attractions in and around Huez

    Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing and swimming. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Huez a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Les Grandes Rousses (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Poutran Gondola (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Oz-en-Oisans Ski Resort (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
    • L'Alpette Gondola (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Pic Blanc (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Pic Blanc Gondola (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)

    Seasonal weather in Huez

    Travellers enjoy Huez for its skiing. If you're interested in winter sports, you might consider visiting in January, December, March or August, when snowfall averages 1.27 inches and temperatures average -1°F.

    Exploring the natural features in Huez

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

    • Ecrins National Park (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
    • Chartreuse National Park (24.8 mi / 39.9 km)
    • Lac Noir (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
    • Pic Blanc (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Col du Glandon (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
    • Col du Galibier (16 mi / 25.7 km)