Where to stay around Guillestre?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,113 holiday lettings near Guillestre. From 822 apartments to 152 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 Guillestre is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Ski Lodge - La Sellette Ski Lift: 187 holiday lettings
  • Serre Chevalier 1200: 2,350 holiday lettings
  • Serre Chevalier 1350: 2,495 holiday lettings
  • Pra-Loup 1600: 1,595 holiday lettings
  • Les Chalmettes Ski Lift: 2,159 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 822 apartments in Guillestre. Our other popular types of Guillestre holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 152 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 18 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 Guillestre?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 222 holiday homes with pool available in Guillestre. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Guillestre, France, Your Home Away From Home

    Guillestre is a small town situated within the Queyras valley, in the Hautes-Alpes department of Provence, in southern France. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Guillestre will find there is a great range of self catering accommodation available here, to include villas, apartments and wooden alpine style chalets. Much of the accommodation available here enjoys fantastic views of the valley and the Guil river, from where the town gets its name, as well as the mountains beyond.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Guillestre, France

    Most visitors looking to spend their holidays in Guillestre are drawn by the town’s stunning location. Situated within the Queyras valley, which has been designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty, the town is surrounded by snow capped mountains, overlooking deep valleys dotted with pretty villages and towns. The more energetic tourists spending their holidays in Guillestre will enjoy hiking and mountain climbing, or kayaking and watersports in the Guil and Durance rivers and the Lac de Serre-Poncon. Of course winter sports activities such as skiing are popular in the surrounding mountains, with slopes suitable for all abilities.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Guillestre, France

    Guillestre is well placed within the Hautes-Alpes for exploring the surrounding mountainside towns and villages. There are a number of interesting historic landmarks and buildings to be found in the nearby town of Embrun, including the cathedral, which was built on the site of an ancient Roman temple. The Roman remains in Chorges are another popular draw.

    The Ecrins National Park is a major attraction for visitors to the region who enjoy nature and seeing indigenous fauna and flora within its natural habitat. The park covers an area of over 345 square miles of mountainous terrain, much of which consists of glacial valleys and fields with sub alpine woodlands and lakes.

    Weather in Guillestre, France

    Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Guillestre will discover that the Hautes-Alpes region has an Alpine climate. Temperatures and conditions are governed by the town’s elevation and altitude. Summers can be warm, with temperatures often reaching the early 20s degrees. Winters are cold, with temperatures often dropping below freezing. Much of the region’s average annual precipitation of 25 inches will fall as snow, especially in the winter months.

    Travel to Guillestre, France

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Guillestre will first fly to Grenoble-Isere Airport (GNB), approximately an hour’s drive away. easyJet and Ryanair are amongst the airlines operating regular and affordable flights to Grenoble -Isere Airport. These flights depart from several UK regional airports, including London Gatwick (LGW), London Luton (LTN), Birmingham (BHX) and Bristol (BRS).

    Sightseeing in and around Guillestre

    Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Guillestre a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Sainte-Marie (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • Roof of the World Massage-Wellness (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Pure Snowschool (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Passion Ski School (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
    • Aqua Park Embrun (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Jungle Aventure (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Guillestre

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Guillestre is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ecrins National Park (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
    • Col de Vars (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • Embrun Reservior (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Col d'Izoard (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
    • Lac de Serre-Poncon (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
    • Varaita Valley (26.1 mi / 42 km)